Downing, George E. (George Elliot), 1904-1977

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Painter and educator; Providence, R.I.. Born in Marquette, Michigan, Downing was educated at Harvard University and at the University of Chicago. A member of the College Art Association and the Providence Art Club, he taught at the University of Chicago and at Brown University. His wife, Antoinette Downing, is an architectural historian.

From the description of George Elliott Downing papers, 19--. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122515435

George E. Downing (1904-1977) was an art historian from Providence, R.I.

From the description of Oral history interview with George E. Downing, 1973 Mar. 22 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 495595143

Art historian; Providence, R.I.

From the description of George E. Downing interview, 1973 Mar. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220185555

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referencedIn Community Art Project records, 1932-1943 Rhode Island School of Design Archives.
creatorOf George Elliott Downing papers Archives of American Art
referencedIn Papers of Paul J. Sachs, 1903-2005 Harvard Art Museums. Archives
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creatorOf Oral history interview with George E. Downing Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Brown, Robert F., person
associatedWith Community Art Project corporateBody
associatedWith Sachs, Paul J., 1878-1965 person
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Rhode Island--Providence
Rhode Island--Providence
Rhode Island--Providence
Art, American
Art historians


Birth 1904

Death 1977



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SNAC ID: 24101457