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Cleo Dorman notes on Francis Chapin, 1989

Cleo Dorman notes on Francis Chapin, 1989

Cleo, 1908-1990

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Title: Cleo Dorman notes on Francis Chapin, 1989

Date: 1989

Physical Details: 1 notes : typescript ; 10 x 15 cm.

Description: Cleo's recollections of Chapin, whom she posed for when he taught at the Art Institute of Chicago and the Summer School of Painting in Saugatuck, Michigan.

Notes originally accompanied a study of Cleo by Chapin (piece is not included in the Cleo papers), most likely for an exhibit of works owned by Cleo.

Additional handwritten notes beneath typed portion: Dear, dear Chapi [sic], knowing him was great. To have posed for him more so. Ah! the fond memories of many yrs spent poesing [sic] for him at Saugatuck and [partly?] in Chicago.

Creator: Cleo, 1908-1990

Forms part of: Cleo (Cleo Dorman) papers, ca. 1930s-1990

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Cleo Dorman notes on Francis Chapin, 1989. Cleo (Cleo Dorman) papers, ca. 1930s-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 15820