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Letters from a Ballerina: Correspondence from Tamara Toumanova in the Joseph Cornell Papers

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2015-07-29T10:28:35-05:00
Summary:
Curatorial intern Cecelia Vetter looks at the friendship between artist Joseph Cornell and ballerina Tamara Toumanova through correspondence found in the artist’s papers. Tamara Toumanova, Beverly Hills, Calif. letter to Joseph Cornell, Flushing, N.Y., 1942 May 16. Joseph Cornell papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Toumanova enclosed scraps of fabric from her costumes for "Capriccio," "Fire Bird" and "Giselle," as well as a pressed rose from her garden. Tamara Toumanova, Beverly Hills, Calif. letter to Joseph Cornell, Flushing, N.Y., 1942 May 16. Joseph Cornell papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. This summer, as an intern with the Archives...
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