Toni LaSelle letters from Hans and Mrs. Hofmann, 1949-1967
LaSelle, Toni, 1901-2002
Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966
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Fourteen letters to Toni LaSelle from Hans Hofmann and his wife; one letter contains a copy of LaSelle's letter to Hofmann, dated Dec. 29, 1949, concerning the seasons as an inspiration for painting. The letter from Hofmann dated Apr. 22, 1960 is written on an exhibition catalog for a Hans Hofmann show at the Kootz Gallery, 1949. Also included is a Western Union telegram dated Apr. 19, 1963 from Alma Wyckoff.
Toni LaSelle letters from Hans and Mrs. Hofmann, 1949-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
LaSelle, an art student, was a former student of art teacher Hans Hofmann.
Donated 2002 by the Dorothy Antoinette LaSelle estate via Dorothy Mae Nydegger, executor.
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