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Dorothy Dehner letters to Irma Commandy Bauman, 1953-1981

Bauman, Irma Commanday, b. 1915
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 21 items

Collection Summary: 17 letters to Irma Commanday Bauman from Dorothy Dehner (several letters are also addressed to Irma's husband, Mordecai) in which Dehner accounts her daily activities.

Among the letters is a printed holiday card, 1953, designed by Dehner. Also included are four exhibition announcements for Dehner's works, some annotated by her.

Biographical/Historical Note: Irma Commandy Bauman (1915- ) is an arts advocate and educator in New York, N.Y.

Donated 2010 by Irma Commanday Bauman, who, with her husband Mordecai (1912-2007), founded and directed of Indian Hills workshop in Stockbridge , Mass., where Dorothy Dehner worked.

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