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Malcolm Vaughan papers, 1920-1962

Vaughan, Malcolm, 1896-1962

Author, Art critic


Collection Information

Size: 1 Item, Reel 3480; 8 Linear feet, Unmicrofilmed

Summary: Correspondence, notes and writings, printed material, and photographs.
REEL 3480: A letter to Vaughan from Louis Michel Eilshemius, scolding Vaughan for his "silly remark regarding my Flying Dutchman... Why all praised it and 2 said it is better than Ryder."
UNMICROFILMED: Correspondence, 1928-1962; art history notes, poetry, and other writings; annotated exhibition catalogs and announcements; one photograph of Vaughan, photographs of art work; and files on artists and related topics.

Biographical/Historical Note

Writer and art critic; New York, N.Y.


Letter from Eilshemius to Vaughan, provenance unknown. Unmicrofilmed material donated by Mrs. J. Ross Cheshire, 1961-1962. 19 ft. of printed material received with the collection transfered to the NMAA-PG library.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3480 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

Malcolm Vaughan papers, 1920-1962. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.