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Norman Arthur Bate etchings

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArt-0057

Scope and Contents

There are three etchings by Norman Arthur Bate in this collection:



  • Mouse Hole Mole, 1 of 20, 1958


  • Mouse Hole Mole, artist proof


  • The Visitors, with embossing and drypoint detail, 3 of 20, 1960
  • Dates

    • circa 1958-1960

    Creator

    Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open to researchers.

    Biographical / Historical

    Norman Arthur Bate was born January 3, 1916 in Buffalo, New York. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Illustration from Pratt and a master's degree in printmaking and painting at the University of Illinois. In the 1950s, Bates gained early recognition as an illustrator of children’s books. In 1957, he came to RIT and served as professor of printmaking and illustration until his retirement in 1980.

    Norman Arthur Bate died in June 1980 in Geneva, New York.

    Extent

    3 Item(s) (3 Etchings)

    Language

    English

    Overview

    Three etchings by American printmaker and RIT professor Norman Arthur Bate.

    Arrangement

    Collection consists of three etchings.

    Physical Location

    C.S. North, Shelf 89, Box 8 (with Art on Campus collection)
    RIT Art Collection

    Bibliography

    • Norman Arthur Bate at Art on Campus, Rochester Institute of Technology

    Dimensions

    Etchings vary in size: 19 x 23 to 32 x 26 inches

    Processing Information

    Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in October 2011.
    Title
    Norman Arthur Bate etchings
    Subtitle
    RIT Art Collection
    Status
    Published
    Author
    Amy Vilz
    Date
    28 September 2011
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    Language of description note
    English

    Repository Details

    Part of the RIT Archive Collections Repository

    Contact:
    RIT Libraries
    Wallace Center
    90 Lomb Memorial Drive
    Rochester NY 14623 USA
    (585) 475-4613