Pearl Fox letters from artists, 1954-1961

Fox, Pearl, b. 1908
Arts administrator, Gallery owner
Active in Cheltenham, Pa.

Collection size: 28 items. (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Letters to Fox from artists in response to Fox's invitation to serve as jurors for the Cheltenham Art Centre's annual exhibitions. Correspondents include Milton Avery, Isabel Bishop, Al Blaustein, Philip Evergood, Lee Gatch, Adolph Gottlieb, John Heliker, Joseph Hirsch, Morris Kantor, Dong Kingman, Karl Knaths, David Levine, Loren MacIver, William Palmer, Beverly Pepper, Gregorio Prestopino, Ben Shahn, James Johnson Sweeney, Jack Tworkov, Robert Vickrey and Max Weber. Also included is a clipping on Weber.

Biographical/Historical Note: Exhibition organizer, Cheltenham Art Centre; Cheltenham, Pa. Formerly operated the Pearl Fox Gallery (est. 1948)

Donated 1990 by Pearl Fox.

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