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Arthur Getz letter from Charles E. Burchfield, 1961 Mar. 19

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Getz, Arthur  Search this
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967  Search this
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A letter from Charles Burchfield to New Yorker cover illustrator Arthur Getz, March 19, 1961, thanking Getz for his remarks on Burchfield's recent show, commenting on Getz's St. Patrick's Day cover for the New Yorker magazine, and including 6 pages of instructions on his mounting method.
Arthur Getz letter from Charles E. Burchfield, 1961 Mar. 19. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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35mm microfilm reel 2787 (frames 729-741) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Arthur Getz (1913-1996) was an artist and illustrator best known for his 50 year career as a cover illustrator for the New Yorker magazine. Charles Burchfield (1893-1967) was a watercolorist and painter; West Seneca, New York.
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English .
Donated 1975 by Arthur Getz via Charles B. Ferguson of the New Britain Museum of American Art in New Britain, Conn.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Watercolor painting -- New York (State)  Search this
Illustrators -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
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Lives of artists
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Archives of American Art