Murdock Pemberton papers, 1947-1955

Pemberton, Murdock, b. 1888 d. 1982
Art critic
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 8 items (on 1 partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Two letters to Pemberton from Alexander Calder, September 19, 1947 and September 15, 1955; one letter, dated 5 April, from Arthur Dove; two undated letters from Jean Lurcat; two undated letters from Henry Varnum Poor; and a 1949 exhibition catalog, "Philharmonic-Symphony Painters Club First Annual Exhibition," with an introduction by Pemberton.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art critic; New York, N.Y.; b. 1888; d. 1982 Wrote for the New Yorker magazine.

Donated 1968 by Murdock Pemberton.

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