Paul Cassirer Archive & Walter Feilchenfeldt Archive

The terms of use:

  1. Please note that the Paul Cassirer Archive & Walter Feilchenfeldt Archive is not available for public research.
  2. A great part of the archival material is published in the six volumes of „Kunstsalon Cassirer“. Ed. Bernhard Echte/Walter Feilchenfeldt, Nimbus. Kunst und Bücher, Wädenswil 2011-2016, Vol. 1-6
  3. All the archival information is digitalized in a data base and can be searched by us according to various criteria.
  4. Questions on serious art historical subjects will be answered by: information@walterfeilchenfeldt.ch

Walter Feilchenfeldt
Postfach 1763
CH-8032 Zürich
information@walterfeilchenfeldt.ch

Christina Feilchenfeldt
Ebereschenallee 14
D-14050 Berlin
cfeilchenfeldt@gmx.net

Petra Cordioli
p.cordioli@walterfeilchenfeldt.ch

Dr. Bettina Kaufmann
b.kaufmann@walterfeilchenfeldt.ch

Paul Cassirer Archive

The following documents of the Kunstsalon Paul Cassirer Berlin have survived the war:

  • 5 purchase and sale books of the years 1903 – 1919
Purchase book 1 2nd October 1903 – 30th November 1910
Purchase book 2 2nd December 1910 – 27th December 1915
Purchase book 3 8th January 1916 – 4th August 1919

 

Sale book 1 8th January 1916 – 4th August 1919
Sale book 2 Destroyed in the bombing of London during World War II
Sale book 3 1st May 1915 – 25th March 1919
  • 16 Boxes with stock cards
6 boxes A – Z (by artists)
8 boxes 5 – 21021 (by numbers)
2 boxes Old Masters (by artists)
  • 83 annotated catalogues of the auctions at Paul Cassirer from 1916 to 1936
  • 25 Photographic albums from 1927 to 1935

The entire correspondence of Paul Cassirer Berlin was burned in Amsterdam in World War II.

Walter Feilchenfeldt Archive (1948-2011)

  • Photographic material
  • Correspondence
  • Purchase and sales books