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Waterhouse, Sir Ellis Kirkham (1905-1985) Knight

Gender: Male

Other names
Waterhouse, Ellis Kirkham (Alternative name)

Functions, occupations and activities
Director of National Galleries of Scotland (1949-1952); Director of Barber Institute of Fine Arts, University of Birmingham (1952-1970); Director of Paul Mellon Centre for British Art (1970-1973). Knighted (1975).


Archival Resources
Number noted: 2

Annotated photographs, letters, press cuttings relating to British art, especially the 17th and 18th centuries. 97 boxes,
Held at: Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art
Document reference: Waterhouse Archive

Curatorial papers, 20th C
Held at: Scottish National Portrait Gallery
Document reference: PG A1

Date of creation: 08 July 2003, 13:13:44