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Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Curatorial Department, Decorative Arts Records, 1976-1998
RG04:04

Summary Information


Title:

Decorative Arts Records

Creator:

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Curatorial Department,

Inclusive Dates:

1976-1998

Extent:

28 linear feet

Abstract:

The Decorative Arts department was formed in 1976 with Katherine S. Howe as its head. The collection includes 18th-, 19th- and early-20th century decorative arts. Included are works by such artisans as the Herter Brothers and Louis Comfort Tiffany as well as a collection of English silver and Worcester porcelain. The decorative arts curatorial files include information and correspondence concerning acquisitions, exhibitions and research.

Call Number:

RG04:04

Language:

Materials are in English, French, Spanish, German.
Finding aid written in English

Repository:

Archives, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
P.O. Box 6826; Houston, TX 77265-6826





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