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F. Luis Mora pocket diary, 1912 Mar.

F. Luis Mora pocket diary, 1912 Mar.

Mora, F. Luis (Francis Luis), 1874-1940

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Title: F. Luis Mora pocket diary

Date: 1912 Mar.

Physical Details: Diary : 32 p. : handwritten ; 7 x 5 cm.

Description: Mora describes his social activities: visits with friends, dinners, including a dinner at the MacDowell club where he participated in a stunt that involved 14 artists drawing at the same time on one long sheet of paper. He mentions progress on his artworks, a visit to an exhibit, and commissions including one from the consul of Uruguay. Includes three sketches: one of a man with an umbrella on a rainy street; one of a man looking at paintings in a gallery, captioned "Pratt Institute;" and an unfinished sketch of two people either fighting or dancing.

This is one of 242 monthly pocket diaries kept by Mora in the F. Luis Mora papers.

Creator: Mora, F. Luis (Francis Luis), 1874-1940

Forms part of: F. Luis Mora papers, 1895-1969, bulk 1895-1922

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: F. Luis Mora pocket diary, 1912 Mar.. F. Luis Mora papers, 1895-1969, bulk 1895-1922. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 12581