The Frick Collection and Frick Art Reference Library Archives

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Available by appointment

Please note: The Frick Art Reference Library's reading room at Frick Madison remains open by appointment until further notice. Frick Madison's galleries close March 3, 2024.

Archival materials may be used in the Reading Room of the Library by appointment. Researchers must register to use the Library and complete an Application for Access to the Archives.

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The Archives' mission is to document, preserve, and make available historical records of The Frick Collection and Frick Art Reference Library, personal papers of the Frick family, and archival collections in the areas of art history, scholarship, and collecting. Its resources, programs, and initiatives support the work of the Collection and Library, as well as the wider research community.

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