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Forrest Bess letters to Mr. and Mrs L. E. Cooke, [ca. 1963-1964]

Creator:
Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Subject:
Cooke, L. E. (L. Ezra)
Cooke, Patricia J.
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
14 items (on 1 microfilm reel)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Two letters (1963-1964) from Forrest Bess to Mr. and Mrs. L.E. Cooke, concerning a Bess painting they posessed, Carl Jung, and the reactions of the unconscious to Bess' works, accompanied by slides of two paintings.
Citation:
Forrest Bess letters to Mr. and Mrs L. E. Cooke, [ca. 1963-1964]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 3752 available at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas 77005 or through interlibrary loan from the Archives of American Art.
Location of Originals:
Original letters are in the possession of the donor.
Biography Note:
Bess was a painter in Bay City, Texas.; the Cooke's, art collectors.
Provenance:
Donated 1986 by Patricia (Mrs. L.E.) Cooke as part of AAA's Texas Project.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art
Painters
Painting, Abstract
Slides (photographs)
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9619
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211826
AAA_collcode_bessforr
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Audio - Visual
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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