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Josef Albers, Black Mountain, N.C. postcard to Marcel Breuer, Cambridge, Mass.

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Creator:
Albers, Josef, 1888-1976
Breuer, Marcel, Marcel Breuer, 1888-1976
Type:
Correspondence
Place:
Tenn.
Date:
1938 or 1939
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 postcard : ill. ; 14 x 9 cm.
Summary:
New Year's greeting from painter and Bauhaus teacher Joseph Albers.
The postcard is a commercial color photograph of "The Loop," a section of winding road near Newfound Gap in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Over the existing image Albers has stencilled in paint, "a good '39." The "3" in 39 is formed by the road.
Citation:
Josef Albers, Black Mountain, N.C. postcard to Marcel Breuer, Cambridge, Mass., 1938 or 1939. Marcel Breuer papers, 1920-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)994
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