Physical Details: Note : 4 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 27 x 21 cm.
Sender: Eero Saarinen (1910-1961)
Recipient: Florence Knoll Bassett (1917-)
Description: Saarinen describes his skiing vacation to Bassett using sketches with brief captions or notes: first of the journey to the mountains, by train and horse-drawn sleigh; next of skiing; next of a Finnish bath and people asleep in a lodge; last a landscape, a "filmstrip" of his friend Marianne tumbling down the mountainside, and the comically gruesome result of her fall.
Forms part of: Florence Knoll Bassett papers, 1932-2000
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Eero Saarinen travel sketches to Florence Knoll Bassett, 1935 or 1936. Florence Knoll Bassett papers, 1932-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 12187
- Travel sketches