George L. K. Morris papers, 1916-1967

Morris, George L. K. (George Lovett Kingsland), b. 1905 d. 1975
Art critic, Painter, Sculptor, Author
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 0.6 linear ft. (300 items on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Correspondence, articles, clippings, exhibition catalogs, photographs of works and one of Morris, and a scrapbook. Among the correspondents are Jean Arp, Frederick Dupee, Jean Helion, Geoffrey Hellman, Karl Knaths, Gaston Lachaise, Dwight Macdonald, Barbara Hepworth and Ben Nicholson. [Photos on fr. 893 and 1001 are also filmed on reel 440, fr. 388-391, Photographs of Artists Collection I].

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, sculptor, designer and educator; New York, N.Y. Died 1975. Born New York City. Studied at Yale University, Arts Students League, Academie Moderne, Paris, France. Member of the Advisory Committee, Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Donated 1968 by George L. K. Morris.

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