Information for Researchers


Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research. Access to institutional records less than 10 years old is at the discretion of the Archivist.

Use Restrictions

The Indian Art Department Records are the physical property of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Archives. The Museum holds literary rights only for material created by Museum personnel or given to the Museum with such rights specifically assigned. For all other material, literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining permission from rights holders for publication and for other purposes where stated.

Preferred Citation

[Item identification and date], [Series info.], Indian Art Department Records, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Archives.

Separated Material

Stella Kramrisch Personal Papers. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Archives. This material was transferred in 2006 from the departmental records accessioned previously.


Related Material

Far Eastern Art Department Records. Includes records of W. Norman Brown, curator of Indian Art from 1931-1954, when it was under Eastern Art.