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Note to and from Alexander Calder and clipping, 1960 and 1983

Creator:
Gagarin, Andrew
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
2 items.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
A note from Gagarin to Alexander Calder "Sandy - Thanks a lot - Andy" which Calder returned to Gagarin, amended "Andy - Thanks a lot - Sandy." Included is the envelope Calder returned the note in, illustrated with a sketch (badly faded). Also included is a clipping on a Calder exhibition, which pictures a similarly illustrated Calder envelope.
Citation:
Note to and from Alexander Calder and clipping, 1960 and 1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Patron and friend of sculptor Alexander Calder.
Provenance:
Donated 1984 by Andrew Gagarin.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Illustrated letters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10504
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213932
AAA_collcode_gagaandr
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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