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Lee Gatch [essay] to Duncan Phillips : typescript, 1949

Gatch, Lee, 1902-1968

Painter, Collagist


Collection Information

Size: 2 Items, (7 p. on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: An essay by Gatch musing on his artistic development and technique. A duplication of the essay [on Grace Borgenicht Gallery stationary] accompanies the typescript sent Phillips.

Biographical/Historical Note

Lee Gatch was a painter; New York, N.Y. Duncan Phillips was an art patron and collector, and founder of the Phillips Collection, the first gallery of modern art in America; Washington, D.C.


Transfered 1986 from the National Museum of American Art to the Archives of American Art.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3814 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. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Lee Gatch [essay] to Duncan Phillips : typescript, 1949. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.