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Modern Babel : a study of confusion in the art world : typescript, Howard Devree

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Creator:
Devree, Howard, 1891-1966  Search this
Extent:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Date:
1947 /
Scope and Contents:
An unpublished typescript analyzing the phenomenon of modern art, especially in the U.S., as it has affected the artist, the public, and the art world in general. Devree dwells particularly on what he sees as a lack of understanding and cooperation between these groups.
Biographical / Historical:
Howard Devree was an art critic for THE NEW YORK TIMES.
Provenance:
Donated 1970 by Mrs. Howard Devree, widow of Howard Devree.
Restrictions:
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.
Occupation:
Art critics -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.devrhowa
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-devrhowa