Ayrton, Michael, 1921-1975

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Michael Ayrton was a British painter, sculptor, theatrical designer, critic, essayist, novelist, and poet. Much of his art reflects a fascination with Greek mythology.

From the description of Michael Ayrton letter to Mr. Piehler, 1967 March 13. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 50217925

British artist.

From the description of Letter : to Mr. Blackley, 1957 Jan. 11. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 145406113

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referencedIn Handley-Read, Charles,. Charles Handley-Read collection of Wyndham Lewis, 1949-1950. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Ayrton, Michael, 1921-1975. Michael Ayrton : artist file : study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation 1930?-1990 [graphic] [compiled by staff of The Museum of Modern Art, New York]. Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection
creatorOf Golding, William, 1911-1993. William Golding letters, radio script, and galley proofs, 1960-1973. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Ayrton, Michael, 1921-1975. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Lewis, Wyndham, 1882-1957. Wyndham Lewis collection, 1877-1975. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Ayrton, Michael, 1921-1975. [Michael Ayrton : Australian and New Zealand Art Files]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Papers of Robert Henriques, 1853-1970 Reading University : Special Collections Services
creatorOf Fiedler, Leslie A. Leslie A. Fiedler letters and essay, 1971-1978. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Wyndham Lewis collection, 1877-1975 Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Lynes, Russell, 1910-1991. Russell Lynes papers, 1935-1986. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Ayrton, Michael, 1921- : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Macy, George. George Macy papers, 1916-1970. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Ayrton, Michael, 1921-1975. Michael Ayrton letter to Mr. Piehler, 1967 March 13. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Ayrton, Michael, 1921-1975. Letter : to Mr. Blackley, 1957 Jan. 11. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
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associatedWith Baedeker, Karl. person
associatedWith Fiedler, Leslie A. person
associatedWith Golding, William, 1911-1993. person
associatedWith Handley-Read, Charles, person
associatedWith Henriques, Robert person
associatedWith Lewis, Wyndham, 1882-1957. person
associatedWith Lynes, Russell, 1910-1991. person
associatedWith Macy, George. person
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
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Great Britain
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Art, British
Artists--20th century--Correspondence
Art--British (?)--Reproductions
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Birth 1921-02-21

Death 1975-11-17

Britons

English

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