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Robert Motherwell postcard announcing Subjects of the Artist lectures, sent to Joseph Cornell

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Creator:
Motherwell, Robert Burns, 1915-1991
Cornell, Joseph, 1915-1991
Subject:
Subjects of the Artist (School : New York, N.Y.)
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1949 February 7
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 postcard : typescript ; 9 x 14 cm
Summary:
Date from postmark.
Typed announcement for the second series of lectures at the Subjects of the Artist school including talks by Jean Arp, Willem de Kooning, Fritz Glarner, and a screening of Fantasy by Joseph Cornell.
Handwritten note from Motherwell to Cornell, promising payment of a small stipend, reads: Dear Joseph: Couldn't afford to print a programmeVery sorry. Newman sending you $15.00 more this week. Best regards, Bob.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)17878
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