Physical Details: Letter : 2 p. : handwritten ; 28 x 22 cm.
Sender: Horace Pippin (1888-1946) (West Chester, Pa.)
Description: One letter, circa 1943, is addressed to "My Dear Friends" and begins with "my life story of art. that is my art, and no one elce [sic]...." wherein Pippin recounts a childhood memory of creating artwork for a Sunday school sale and how the "war of 1917... brought out all of the art in me" and how he paints from it today.
Forms part of: Horace Pippin notebooks and letters, circa 1920, 1943
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Horace Pippin, West Chester, Pa. letter to unidentified recipient, ca. 1943. Horace Pippin notebooks and letters, circa 1920, 1943. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 7468
- African American artists
- Pippin, Horace