Henry McBride (art critic)

Henry McBride (art critic)

Henry McBride (25 July 1867 – 31 March 1962) was an American art critic. He was born in West Chester, Pennsylvania, to Quaker parents. He studied art in New York City at the Artist-Artisan Institute and later took night classes at the Art Students League of New York. McBride started the art department of The Educational Alliance. He directed the Trenton School of Industrial Arts in Trenton, New Jersey, for five years.

McBride wrote for "The New York Sun" (1913–49), "The Dial" (1920–29), and "The Art News" (1950–59), and edited "Creative Art" (1928–32).


* McBride, Henry, "The Flow of Art: Essays and Criticisms", Yale University Press, September 23, 1997
* McBride, Henry, "An Eye on the Modern Century: Selected Letters of Henry McBride", Yale University Press, December 11, 2000

External links

* [http://www.henrymcbride.org/index.htm The Henry McBride Foundation]
* [http://webtext.library.yale.edu/xml2html/beinecke.mcbride.nav.html The Henry McBride Papers] at the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Yale University

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