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Sue Fuller letters to Florence Forst, 1950-1994

Creator:
Fuller, Sue, 1914-2006  Search this
Fuller, Sue, 1914-2006  Search this
Subject:
Forst, Florence  Search this
Topic:
Feminism and art  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6516
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215775
AAA_collcode_fullsue
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_215775

Sue Fuller letters to Florence Forst

Creator:
Fuller, Sue, 1914-  Search this
Names:
Forst, Florence  Search this
Extent:
0.8 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1950-1994
Scope and Contents:
Letters from Fuller to friend Florence Forst, some enclosing photographs, press releases, exhibition posters, exhibition announcements and brochures, exhibition and art catalogs, notes, articles, newspaper clippings, biography and chronology, Christmas and postcards, pen and ink sketches, and miscellaneous material.
Letters relate to Fuller's artwork; her trips to Iraq and Iran in 1977; exhibitions at the Guggenheim and Brooklyn Museums in 1978; and Fuller's views regarding aesthetic merit and exhibitions of Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Robert Motherwell, Ad Reinhardt, and others. Underlying themes throughout most of her correspondence dealt with feminism and feminist artists Cindy Nemser, feminist organizations like the "Guerrilla Girls," and writings by Linda Nochlin. Other topics discussed include the Bauhaus, Museum of Modern Art, and the College Art Association.
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor, printmaker; Southhampton, N.Y.
Provenance:
Donated 1994 by Florence Forst, a longtime friend of Fuller.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- Southhampton  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- Southhampton  Search this
Topic:
Feminism and art  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.fullsue
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-fullsue

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