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Luis Cruz Azaceta, Ridgewood, N.Y. letter to Roberta T. Griffin, Miami, Fla., 1978 Nov. 16

Luis Cruz Azaceta, Ridgewood, N.Y. letter to Roberta T. Griffin, Miami, Fla., 1978 Nov. 16

Azaceta, Luis Cruz, 1942-

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Title: Luis Cruz Azaceta, Ridgewood, N.Y. letter to Roberta T. Griffin, Miami, Fla.

Date: 1978 Nov. 16

Physical Details: 1 letter : handwritten, ill. ; 23 x 16 cm.

Description: Luis Cruz Azaceta thanks Roberta T. Griffin for the opportunity to exhibit at the Frances Wolfson Art Gallery.

He signs the letter "un artista sin cabeza" (an artist without a head), followed by his name.

Over the text of the letter is a crayon drawing of a headless figure with one leg, wearing a large glove on one hand and holding a gun that shoots a heart shape with the other. A large knife is piercing the leg at the shin.

Creator: Azaceta, Luis Cruz, 1942-

Forms part of: Frances Wolfson Art Gallery records, 1973-1994

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Luis Cruz Azaceta, Ridgewood, N.Y. letter to Roberta T. Griffin, Miami, Fla., 1978 Nov. 16. Frances Wolfson Art Gallery records, 1973-1994. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 11863