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Letters of Rex Nan Kivell addressed to Lady Vera White, 1972-1975 [manuscript]
Bib ID 6160405
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Nan Kivell, Rex, 1898-1977
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1972-1975] 
0.03 m. (1 folder) 
Summary

MS Acc11.170 comprises four letters from Sir Rex Nan Kivell to Lady Vera White. Two letters are written from Tangier in Morocco and two from the Redfern Gallery in London. Correspondence is of a general nature (1 folder).

Biography/History

Collector, art dealer and library benefactor. Rex de Charembac Nan Kivell was a director of the Redfern Gallery, London. Born in New Zealand, he had a keen interest in Australian, New Zealand and Pacific paintings, prints, books and manuscripts. In June 1966 he was granted a C.M.G. "for services in providing the National Library with valuable early Australian and Pacific paintings and manuscripts". Further biographical information at http://trove.nla.gov.au/people/1035480

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS Acc11.170.

Subjects Nan Kivell, Rex, 1898-1977 -- Correspondence.  |  Nan Kivell, Rex, 1898-1977 -- Portraits.  |  White, Vera, 1891-1978 -- Correspondence.  |  Library benefactors -- Australia -- Correspondence.  |  Book collectors -- Correspondence.  |  Art dealers -- Correspondence.  |  Tangier (Morocco) -- Photographs.
Time Coverage 1972-1975 
Occupation Benefactors.  |  Book collectors.  |  Art dealers.  |  Art gallery directors.
Terms of Use Copying of Sir Rex Nan Kivell's copyright material permitted for research purposes. 

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