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Walt Kuhn letter to Vera Kuhn

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Creator:
Kuhn, Walt, 1877-1949
Kuhn, Vera, 1877-1949
Subject:
Davies, Arthur B. (Arthur Bowen)
Armory Show (1913 : Chicago, Ill.)
Armory Show (1913 : New York, N.Y.)
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1912 Nov. 11
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Letter : 8 p. : handwritten ; 18 x 27 cm., folded to 18 x 14 cm.
Summary:
8 p. letter on two folded sheets.
Kuhn discusses traveling in Europe with Arthur B. Davies, going to London to secure funding and artworks for the Armory Show; mentions working with the Chicago Institute of Art to have the show travel there after its New York installation; compares the Armory Show to the Sonderbund Ausstellung in Cologne; and expresses his desire to return home.
Dated "Wednesday Nov. 11, 11 pm"; year inferred based on timeline of the Armory Show.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14499
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Walt Kuhn, Kuhn family papers, and Armory Show records, 1859-1984, bulk 1900-1949
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