Otto Spaeth letters, 1953 and [undated]

Spaeth, Otto, d. 1966
Collector, Art patron, Businessperson
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 3 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: A letter to Spaeth from Buffie Johnson offering Spaeth a choice of purchasing her painting "Forsythia" on paper or canvas; and a letter from Charles Sheeler regarding his visit to Meta-Mold and a television interview there. A carbon copy of a letter from Spaeth to Sheeler is also included.

Biographical/Historical Note: Collector.

Possibly given to AAA by Otto Spaeth.

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