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Toni LaSelle letters from Hans and Mrs. Hofmann, 1949-1967

Creator:
LaSelle, Toni, 1901-2002
Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
15 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:
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.
Citation:
Toni LaSelle letters from Hans and Mrs. Hofmann, 1949-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
LaSelle, an art student, was a former student of art teacher Hans Hofmann.
Provenance:
Donated 2002 by the Dorothy Antoinette LaSelle estate via Dorothy Mae Nydegger, executor.
Theme:
Art Movements and Schools
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art teachers
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6029
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)237772
AAA_collcode_lasetoni
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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