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Eero Saarinen to unidentified recipient, 1935-1936

Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961


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Title: Eero Saarinen to unidentified recipient

Date: 1935-1936

Physical Details: Letter : 4 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 28 x 22 cm.

Description: In this letter (most likely to Florence Knoll Bassett), Saarinen describes the sites of Paris that he considers worth visiting, including: the Louvre, Ponte Neuf, Notre Dame, St. Germain de Prés, Palais de Luxembourg, Montparnasse, the Musée Rodin, and Place de Vosges.

A small drawing shows the placement of these sites and others throughout the city.

Creator: Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961

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

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

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

Digital ID: 12183