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Ray Johnson letter to Joseph Cornell

view Ray Johnson letter to Joseph Cornell digital asset number 1
Creator:
Johnson, Ray, 1927-1995
Cornell, Joseph, 1927-1995
Subject:
Cornell, Joseph
Johnson, Ray
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1966 November 25
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : typescript ; 22 x 14 cm.
Summary:
Johnson mentions going to see Cornell's "beautiful ICE at the Modern Museum." He outlines three of his hates and describes a few of his artworks to Cornell.
The letter is illustrated with a drawing of a beret and has a stitched label attached, with the note "this was removed with a pair of scissors from Ocean Wilson's beret."
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Exhibitions
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8101
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Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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