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George N. Kates letters, 1946-1960

Creator:
Kates, George N. (George Norbert), 1895-
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1.0 linear ft. (888 items).
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Letters from Kates to his sister, Beatrice Kates.
Citation:
George N. Kates letters, 1946-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Art historian, curator of oriental art, author of CHINESE HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE (1947), THE YEARS THAT WERE FAT (1952), and THE ART OF BEING OLD (1956).Lived in China, 1933-40, 1943-45.
Provenance:
Donated by Beatrice Kates.
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art historians
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7677
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209840
AAA_collcode_kategeor
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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