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Roger de la Fresnaye Research Photograph Collection

in The Museum of Modern Art Archives





The Museum of Modern Art
Museum Archives
11 West 53 Street
New York, NY 10019-5497
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© 1986 The Museum of Modern Art. All rights reserved.
The Museum of Modern Art, Publisher
Finding aid prepared by J. Ekdahl, September 1986.
Machine-readable finding aid derived from a paper document, 2006. Machine-readable finding aid created by Kathleene Konkle. Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Germain Seligman
Title: Roger de la Fresnaye Research Photograph Collection
Quantity: 173 b/w photographs
11 negatives
2 color slides

Arrangement

The collection is arranged according to the catalogue number (written in red). In a few cases additional or alternate photographs and negatives exist. An inventory accompanies the photographs. Extensive notes frequently are written on the verso of the photographs.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of photographs collected by Germain Seligman in preparation for his 1969 catalogue raisonné on Roger de la Fresnaye (Paris: La Bibliotheque des Arts and Neuchatel: Editions Ides et Calendes). Most of the images are those which were eventually published in that volume.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

The records are open for research and contain no restricted materials.

Ownership and Literary Rights

The Roger de la Fresnaye Research Photograph Collection is the physical property of The Museum of Modern Art. Literary rights, including copyright belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with The Museum of Modern Art. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archivist.


Administrative Information

Provenance

This collection was donated to The Museum of Modern Art Archives in 1974 by Mr. and Mrs. Germain Seligman.

Preferred Citation

Roger de la Fresnaye Research Photograph Collection, [series.folder], The Museum of Modern Art Archives, New York.