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Norman Kent artwork

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArt-0023

Scope and Contents

Norman Kent artwork contains four pieces:

1926
Soldier, watercolor painting
1944
Little Champlain Street, Quebec, linocut [?]
Undated
March Thaw, woodcut
Undated
Our O'Clock, woodcut

Dates

  • circa 1925-1965

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

Artist and art educator Norman Kent graduated from RIT in 1925. He began his career as a Buffalo-based illustrator before teaching at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva. He later served as the editor of American Artist magazine for over 25 years. Kent was best known for his woodcuts and watercolor landscapes. In 1961 he was awarded the RIT Outstanding Alumni award. Norman Kent died in 1972.

Extent

4 Item(s) (2 woodcuts, 1 linocut [?], 1 watercolor)

Language

English

Overview

Three prints and watercolor painting by artist and illustrator Norman Kent. Kent graduated from RIT in 1925 with a degree in Applied Arts.

Arrangement

Collection consists of four items.

Physical Location

C.S. North, Shelf 87, Box 2 (with Art on Campus collection)
RIT Art Collection

Bibliography

  • Norman Kent at Art on Campus, Rochester Institute of Technology.

Dimensions

Artwork varies in size: 10.5 x 8.25 to 19.50 x 14.5 inches

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in August 2011.

Creator

Title
Norman Kent artwork
Subtitle
RIT Art Collection
Status
Published
Author
Amy Vilz
Date
29 August 2011
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Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archive Collections Repository

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