Physical Details: Letter : 3 p. : handwritten ; 20 x 13 cm.
Sender: Mell Rothko (1921-1970)
Recipient: Joseph Cornell (1903-1972)
Description: Rothko thanks Cornell for the Fra Angelico book that he sent her daughter, Kate, and suggests that they get together before the family spends a month in New Orleans where her husband Mark Rothko was teaching at Tulane University. She encloses a paper angel drawn by Kate.
Forms part of: Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Mell Rothko letter to Joseph Cornell, 1957 February 15. Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 17665
- Prizel, Kate Rothko
- Rothko, Mark