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Kootz, Samuel Melvin, 1898-1982

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role Dealer/Gallery
dates 1898-1982
city New York City
stateNY
other citiesPortsmouth, VA;
gender M
historical notes Samuel Melvin Kootz was a lawyer and art dealer who owned and operated the Kootz Gallery in New York City.

Kootz exhibited and sold work by, among others, Romare Bearden, Robert Motherwell, Pablo Picasso, Fernand Léger, Arshile Gorky, James Brooks, William Baziotes, Herbert Ferber, Hans Hofmann, Georges Braque, Tony Rosenthal, and David Hare.

Kootz was married to Jane Ogden Kootz,
decades
of activity
1940-1950
1950-1960
1960-1970
1970-1980
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Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Oral history interview with Samuel M. Kootz, 1960 Mar. 2.
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Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Oral history interview with Samuel M. Kootz, 1964 Apr. 13. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Nathan Halper interviews, 1980 July 8-Aug. 14.
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Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Morris Kantor papers, 1905-1977. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
David Hare interview, 1968 Jan. 17 see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Nathan Halper correspondence and gallery records, 1952-1979. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Ludwig Sander papers, 1910-1975. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
James Brooks papers, 1928-1983. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
William and Ethel Baziotes papers, 1916-1992. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Norman Carton papers, 1949-1980. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Rosalind Bengelsdorf Browne papers, 1927-1978. see details...
The Museum of Modern Art
Library and Archives
William S. Lieberman Papers, 1948-1984 see details...
The Museum of Modern Art
Library and Archives
Alfred H. Barr, Jr. Papers, 1927-1984 see details...
The Museum of Modern Art
Library and Archives
Richard Brown Baker Diaries see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Kootz Gallery records, 1923-1966 see details...

see also:
Kootz Gallery
Halper, Nathan
Greenberg, Clement, 1909-1994