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Mell Rothko letter to Joseph Cornell

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Creator:
Rothko, Mell, 1921-1970
Cornell, Joseph, 1921-1970
Subject:
Prizel, Kate Rothko
Rothko, Mark
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1957 February 15
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Letter : 3 p. : handwritten ; 20 x 13 cm
Summary:
Rothko thanks Cornell for the Fra Angelico book that he sent her daughter, Kate, and suggests that they get together before the family spends a month in New Orleans where her husband Mark Rothko was teaching at Tulane University. She encloses a paper angel drawn by Kate.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)17665
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