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Beatrice Wood letters to Elizabeth Stein, 1988-1998

Creator:
Stein, Elizabeth
Subject:
Wood, Beatrice
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
40 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:
Thirty-five letters from Wood to Stein, six of them handwritten and two illustrated with a cat; two photographs; one reproduction of a drawing by Wood; an invitation to Wood's 105th birthday party; an announcement to Wood's memorial service; and one newspaper article.
Citation:
Beatrice Wood letters to Elizabeth Stein, 1988-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Elizabeth Stein is a collector of works by ceramicist Beatrice Wood (1893-1998). Through the years they exchanged letters about the pieces Stein collected and their mutual affection for cats.
Provenance:
Donated 1999 by Elizabeth Stein.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art
Cats
Ceramicists
Decorative arts
Illustrated letters
Women artists
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6287
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)220244
AAA_collcode_steieliz
Theme:
The Art Market
Craft
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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