Physical Details: Postcard : 1 item : typescript ; 9 x 14 cm.
Sender: Robert Burns Motherwell (1915-1991)
Recipient: Joseph Cornell (1903-1972)
Description: Date from postmark.
Typed announcement for the second series of lectures at the Subjects of the Artist school including talks by Jean Arp, Willem de Kooning, Fritz Glarner, and a screening of Fantasy by Joseph Cornell.
Handwritten note from Motherwell to Cornell, promising payment of a small stipend, reads: Dear Joseph: Couldn’t afford to print a programme–Very sorry. Newman sending you $15.00 more this week. Best regards, Bob.
Forms part of: Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Robert Motherwell postcard announcing Subjects of the Artist lectures, sent to Joseph Cornell, 1949 February 7. Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 17878
- Subjects of the Artist (School : New York, N.Y.)