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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.
Malcolm Vaughan papers, 1920-1962. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 3480 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
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.
Art Theory and Historiography
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001