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Lyonel Feininger letter, 1939 Apr. 3

Creator:
Feininger, Lyonel, 1871-1956
Subject:
Neumeyer, Alfred
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 item (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:
Letter to Alfred Neumeyer informing him that he (Feininger) has received a commission to paint a mural for the New York World's Fair; that his son, Lux Feininger, has received a mural commission for a Long Island hotel; and asking Neumeyer if he has received the watercolors sent to him. He also mentions that "my MILL IN SPRING is now hanging."
Citation:
Lyonel Feininger letter, 1939 Apr. 3. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 2804 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Painter, printmaker, cartoonist; New York, N.Y. and Berlin, Germany. Was active in the movement known as German Expressionism. Born in the United States and moved to Germany. Was known as one of the masters of the Bauhaus.
Provenance:
Provenance unknown.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Expressionism (Art)
Painters
Painters
Painters
Painting, Modern
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10252
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213371
AAA_collcode_feinlyon1
Theme:
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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