Physical Details: Letter : 1 p. : typescript ; 22 x 14 cm.
Sender: Ray Johnson (1927-1995)
Recipient: Joseph Cornell (1903-1972)
Description: Johnson mentions going to see Cornell's "beautiful ICE at the Modern Museum." He outlines three of his hates and describes a few of his artworks to Cornell.
The letter is illustrated with a drawing of a beret and has a stitched label attached, with the note "this was removed with a pair of scissors from Ocean Wilson's beret."
Forms part of: Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972
Rights Statement: © The Ray Johnson Estate at Richard L. Feigen & Co.
Citation: Ray Johnson letter to Joseph Cornell, 1966 November 25. Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 8101
- Cornell, Joseph
- Johnson, Ray