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Hyman Kaitz papers relating to Louis Eilshemius, 1933-1978

Kaitz, Hyman

Collection size: 5 items (on a partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Two letters, 1933 and undated, from Eilshemius in response to Kaitz's "fan letter" to Eilshemius. One letter is illustrated with a pen and ink sketch of a nude falling into a stream, and is titled "Flop! in." Also included are an undated clipping about Eilshemius; a review, 1970, written by John Canaday reviewing an Eilshemius exhibition at the Sidney Janis Gallery; and a review, 1978, by Jo Ann Lewis of a retrospective at the Hirshhorn Museum.

Donated 1987 by Hyman B. Kaitz.

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