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Henry Varnum Poor letter to William Austin Kienbusch, 1937 Dec. 9, from the William Kienbusch papers, 1915-2001, bulk 1936-1980

Henry Varnum Poor letter to William Austin Kienbusch, 1937 Dec. 9

Poor, Henry Varnum, 1887-1970

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Title: Henry Varnum Poor letter to William Austin Kienbusch

Date: 1937 Dec. 9

Physical Details: Letter : 4 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 36 x 22 cm.

Description: Poor mentions some paintings he has been working on and references a portrait by Kienbusch. He suggests that Kienbusch should try copying artworks to enhance his manual dexterity. He also offers tips for painting still lifes, complete with diagrams.

Creator: Poor, Henry Varnum, 1887-1970

Forms part of: William Kienbusch papers, 1915-2001, bulk 1936-1980

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Henry Varnum Poor letter to William Austin Kienbusch, 1937 Dec. 9. William Kienbusch papers, 1915-2001, bulk 1936-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 10353