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Creator:
Sweeney, James Johnson, 1900-1986  Search this
Subject:
Albert, Calvin  Search this
Avery, Milton  Search this
Avery, Sally Michel  Search this
Barnet, Will  Search this
Bodin, Paul  Search this
Botkin, Henry  Search this
Browne, Byron  Search this
Cherry, Herman  Search this
Constant, George  Search this
De Kooning, Willem  Search this
Ferber, Herbert  Search this
Gottlieb, Adolph  Search this
Guston, Philip  Search this
Kline, Franz  Search this
Lipton, Seymour  Search this
Morris, George L. K. (George Lovett Kingsland)  Search this
Motherwell, Robert Burns  Search this
Schucker, Charles L.  Search this
Sennhauser, John  Search this
Smith, Leon Polk  Search this
Tworkov, Jack  Search this
Wright, Frank Lloyd  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Place:
New York, N.Y.
Date:
1956
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : typescript ; 28 x 22 cm.
Summary:
Letter of protest against Frank Lloyd Wright's design for the Guggenheim Museum, New York. Signed by Calvin Albert, Milton Avery, Will Barnet, Paul Bodin, Henry Botkin, Byron Browne, Herman Cherry, George Constant, Willem de Kooning, Herbert Ferber, Adolph Gottlieb, Philip Guston, Franz Kline, Seymour Lipton, Sally Michel, George L.K. Morris, Robert Motherwell, Charles Schucker, John Sennhauser, Leon P. Smith, Jack Tworkov.
Citation:
Artists' protest letter to James Johnson Sweeney, New York, N.Y., 1956. Letters and clippings regarding the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1956-1958. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Protesting  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)9963
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Letters and clippings regarding the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1956-1958
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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