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Ray Johnson letter to Helen DeMott

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Creator:
Johnson, Ray, 1927-1995
DeMott, Helen, 1927-1995
Subject:
Albers, Josef
Johnson, Ray
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
between 1945 and 1948?
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 folded sheet : handwritten, ill. ; 22 x 14 cm
Summary:
Date estimate based on the years that Johnson studied at Black Mountain College in North Carolina.
Johnson describes a hike he took in North Carolina, mentioning plants and an animal trap he saw. The last page is a transcription of text by Josef Albers.
Letter is illustrated with sketches of the animal trap and recreating a sketch of DeMott's.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Nature
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13269
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Helen DeMott papers, 1896-1997
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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