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William Zorach letter to Mr. Shipley, Feb. 8, 1930

Creator:
Zorach, William, 1887-1966
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
1 item
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:
One page letter from William Zorach to "Mr. Shipley," Feb. 8, 1930, concerning the sculpture, "The Lineman," 1931, by Zorach. In the letter, Zorach references Louis Jacobs posing in a football costume and he also requests to borrow football shoes from Mr. Shipley to complete details on the shoes of the piece.
Citation:
William Zorach letter to Mr. Shipley, Feb. 8, 1930. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
William Zorach (1887-1966) was a sculptor and painter from New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Donated 2011 by Joe Esparza, who purchased the document at auction.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Artists' models
Football
Sculptors
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15971
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)304996
AAA_collcode_zorawill
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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