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Ben Benn papers, 1905-1993

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2.2: Ben Benn and Velida Benn Correspondence , 1911-1953, undated

Correspondence exchanged between Ben and Velida when Benn traveled to Woodstock, N.Y., Gloucester, Ma., and St. Augustine, Fla., as well as from Benn's studio in New York. Benn's letters focus on personal matters, various activities, and projects, and include references to colleagues and to the paintings he sold to various individuals. Many of the letters are illustrated. Velida Benn's letters relate to her activities and the New York art scene.
Description Container Select
Correspondence, 1911-1934
2
19-42
Correspondence, 1935-1937, undated
3
1-3
Undated Correspondence, undated
3
4-6
Loose Envelopes, 1923, 1953
3
7

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