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Warren E. Cox Bulletins

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At A Glance

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  • Creator

    Warren E. Cox
  • Dates

  • Physical Description

    0.2 Cubic feet
  • Collection ID


  • Scope and Contents

    One bound volume of typed letters, May 1947-June 1948, from New York art dealer Warren E. Cox, addressed either to the Freer Gallery of Art or to Director Archibald Wenley. Includes 28 mounted photographs and 1 map. Also includes mimeographed letters from Wenley to Cox. 8 loose photographs accompany the bound volume.
  • Biographical / Historical

    Warren E. Cox published various books on Asian ceramics and decorative arts and was art director of Encyclopedia Britannica 1929-1939.

    The interest aroused by these informal bulletins led to the founding of the Far Eastern Ceramic Group. They constitute in fact the beginning of the Far Eastern Ceramics Bulletin which first appeared under its official title in July 1948
  • Local Numbers

    FSA A1993.01
  • Creator

    Warren E. Cox
  • Container

    Box 1
  • Archival Repository

    Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
  • Type

    Collection descriptions
    Archival materials
  • Citation

    Warren E. Cox Bulletins. FSA.A1993.01. National Museum of Asian Art Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
  • Rights

    Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
  • Genre/Form

  • Restrictions

    Collection is open for research.

Repository Contact

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
National Museum of Asian Art Archives
Washington, D.C. 20013