Francis Henry Taylor papers, 1950-1958

Taylor, Francis Henry, b. 1903 d. 1957
Art critic, Educator, Museum director
Active in New York, N.Y.; Stonington, Conn.

Collection size: 0.2 linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Correspondence concerning the acquisition of Taylor's papers by the Archives; typescripts of "Life Round Table Conference on Modern Art," 1948; and a large file of clippings relating to Taylor's work with the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Museum director, Metropolitan Museum of Art; New York, N.Y.

Donated 1958 by Pamela Taylor, Taylor's wife.

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