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Gaston Longchamp letter to "Mr. and Mrs. Goldberg", 1956?

Longchamp, Gaston


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Title: Gaston Longchamp letter to "Mr. and Mrs. Goldberg"

Date: 1956?

Physical Details: Letter : 2 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 28 x 22 cm.

Description: Letter presumably sent to Hugh Stix and his wife Marguerite, as it was found among their correspondence and Longchamp requests to paint a couple of ceramicist Marguerite's "dishes."

Date is based on Longchamp's reference to an election, presumably the 1956 U.S. presidential election won by Dwight D. Eisenhower.

Illustrations include a woman with a rifle presiding over a turkey, a pumpkin, and other food items, a house lit up at night, and a man at a table with a crow on a plate.

Creator: Longchamp, Gaston

Forms part of: Hugh Stix papers, 1947-1963

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Gaston Longchamp. Gaston Longchamp letter to "Mr. and Mrs. Goldberg", 1956?. Hugh Stix papers, 1947-1963. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 1913