Physical Details: Letter : 1 p. : ill. ; 33 x 22 cm.
Sender: Dorothea Tanning (1910-2012)
Recipient: Joseph Cornell (1903-1972)
Description: Tanning apologizes for not writing and mentions going to see Cornell's exhibit at the Copleys. She also asks him to contribute a poem or "short tribute" to be included in an exhibit of her work.
Letter is illustrated with a silhouette in blue watercolor.
Forms part of: Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Dorothea Tanning letter to Joseph Cornell, 1949 January 3. Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 17671
- Cornell, Joseph
- Illustrated letters
- Tanning, Dorothea