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China eggs / Kay Sage, 1955

China eggs / Kay Sage, 1955

Sage, Kay, 1898-1963

Painter, Illustrator

Collection Information

Size: ca. 160 p. (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Kay Sage's memoirs, covering the period ca. 1910-1935. She writes of her family; childhood years in the United States and Europe; travels; her painting; living in Italy; her marriage to Prince Ranieri di San Faustino; and her friendship with Ezra Pound. The manuscript is a typescript, edited throughout, presumably by Sage.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Woodbury, Conn. Born 1898 in Albany, N.Y. Married surrealist painter Yves Tanguay. Died 1963.

Provenance

Photocopy donated 1966 by Henry Sage Goodwin, relative of Sage.

Location of Originals

  • Original typescript in the possession of Henry Sage Goodwin.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 685 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm.

How to Cite This Collection

China eggs / Kay Sage, 1955. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.