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Arthur Coleman Danto letter to Robert Burns Motherwell

Arthur Coleman Danto letter to Robert Burns Motherwell

Danto, Arthur Coleman, 1924-

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Physical Details: Letter : 2 p. : typescript, photocopy ; 28 x 22 cm

Description: Danto writes in response to Motherwell's letter thanking him for his review of Motherwell's retrospective exhibit at the Guggenheim museum in New York. He compares aspects of Motherwell's work to philosophical principles of Kierkegaard and Plato, and discusses how he stumbled into art criticism.

Creator: Danto, Arthur Coleman, 1924-

Forms part of: Arthur Coleman Danto papers, 1979-1998

Digital ID: 17847