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Claribel and Etta Cone letters, 1898-1949

Creator:
Cone, Etta, 1870-1949
Cone, Claribel, 1894-1929
Subject:
Fiene, Ernest
Kroll, Leon
Matisse, Henri
Pach, Walter
Silbert, Ben
Stein, Gertrude
Taylor, Prentiss
Tworkov, Jack
Zorach, William
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
6 microfilm reels.
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Summary:
Correspondence between Claribel and Etta Cone and Cone family members; forty letters from Henri Matisse, 1929-1949, and letters from Marguerit Matisse Duthuit, Leon Kroll, Walter Pach, L. R. Pissaro, Ben Silbert, Gertrude Stein, John Rewald, Jack Tworkov, Vincent van Gogh, William and Marguerite Zorach, and others. Enclosed with the letters are typescripts of essays by Ben Silbert, "Landscape-My First Watercolor" and "Concerning Some of My Drawings"; a draft typescript of a talk by Gertrude Stein, "The Value of College Education for Women"; and clippings.
Citation:
Claribel and Etta Cone letters, 1898-1949. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reels 3807-3812 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Orginals returned to lender after microfilming.
Use Note:
Authorization to publish, quote, or reproduce must be obtained from the: Emily Rafferty, Assistant Librarian & Archivist at the Baltimore Museum of Art Library, 10 Art Museum Drive, Baltimore, Maryland 21218-3898; phone: 443-573-1780; fax: 443-573-1582.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Claribel (1864-1929) and Etta Cone (1870- ) were art collectors in Baltimore, Maryland.
Language Note:
Many of the letters are written in French, often with typed translations.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1987 by the Baltimore Museum of Art.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art
Art, Modern
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7094
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209227
AAA_collcode_coneetta
Theme:
The Art Market
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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