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Ad Reinhardt postcards to Katherine Scrivener, 1951 Apr. 16

Scrivener, Katherine

Reinhardt, Ad, b. 1913 d. 1967
Painter, Printmaker
Active in New York,N.Y.

Collection size: 3 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Three postcards from Reinhardt to Katherine Scrivener of words Reinhardt chooses to describe art and words he does not like to use in describing art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Scrivener was an acquaintance of New York painter Ad Reinhardt. They met while attending Columbia University.

Donated 1969 by Katherine Scrivener.

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