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Eero Saarinen illustrated note to Florence Knoll Bassett, 1935 or 1936

Eero Saarinen illustrated note to Florence Knoll Bassett, 1935 or 1936

Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961

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Title: Eero Saarinen illustrated note to Florence Knoll Bassett

Date: 1935 or 1936

Physical Details: Note : 1 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 27 x 21 cm.

Description: Note from Saarinen tells Bassett of the end of his vacation in Helsingfors, mostly through images: in the upper left is a frowning man with skiing equipment and the words "leaving Helsingfors" written beneath him; to his right is a simplified map of Norway, Sweden and Finland with a train traveling northwards through the latter; and beneath both of these is a sketch of mountains dotted with trees, a cabin and a village.

Creator: Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961

Forms part of: Florence Knoll Bassett papers, 1932-2000

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Eero Saarinen illustrated note to Florence Knoll Bassett, 1935 or 1936. Florence Knoll Bassett papers, 1932-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 12185