Edward Fowles (1885-1971), Duveen Brothers
Duveen Brothers Records, 1876-1981, Bulk 1909-1939, Getty Research Institute
Fowles directed the Paris branch of Duveen Brothers from 1917 to 1938 until he purchased the firm in 1939. In 1964, he sold the firm to the Norton Simon Foundation. His widow, Jean Fowles, gave the files of Duveen Brothers to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The files are now at the Getty Research Institute.
Location of Record
Location: Getty Institute Special Collections - Contact Reference
585 boxes and 202 microfilm reels
Call Numbers: 960015, 960015*, 960015**
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See also: Duveen Brothers
Smithsonian Institution Research Information System (SIRIS), <http://www.siris.si.edu/>, first accessed 31 October 2002.
Getty Research Library Catalogue, <http://library.getty.edu/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?DB=local&PAGE=First>, first accessed 31 October 2002. Link updated 16 July 2007.
N.H. Yeide, K. Akinsha, A.L. Walsh (eds), AAM Guide to Provenance Research, Washington 2001, p. 224