Letter : 1 folded sheet : handwritten, ill. ; 22 x 14 cm
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.
Ray Johnson letter to Helen DeMott, between 1945 and 1948?. Helen DeMott papers, 1896-1997. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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