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Two letters from Helen Richardson regarding Joseph Stella, 1957-1968

Creator:
Richardson, Helen
Subject:
Stella, Joseph
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:
Two letters from Helen Richardson concerning her husband, Joseph Stella, including one May 23, 1957 letter to Edgar Preston Richardson (no relation), director of the Archives of American Art and one February 14, 1968 letter to Garnett McCoy, archivist, Archives of American Art. Richardson discusses Stella's works of art as well as her life with Stella, including various tragedies that occured towards the end of his life.
Citation:
Two letters from Helen Richardson regarding Joseph Stella, 1957-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Helen Richardson, b. ca. 1887, married painter Joseph Stella late in life.
Provenance:
Donated 2006 by SAAM/NPG library.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13595
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)270492
AAA_collcode_richhele
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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