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Eero Saarinen travel sketches to Florence Knoll Bassett

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Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961
Knoll Bassett, Florence, 1910-1961
1935 or 1936
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Note : 4 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 27 x 21 cm.
Saarinen describes his skiing vacation to Bassett using sketches with brief captions or notes: first of the journey to the mountains, by train and horse-drawn sleigh; next of skiing; next of a Finnish bath and people asleep in a lodge; last a landscape, a "filmstrip" of his friend Marianne tumbling down the mountainside, and the comically gruesome result of her fall.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
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