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Mark Rothko letter to Lee Krasner, 1956 Aug. 16

Mark Rothko letter to Lee Krasner, 1956 Aug. 16

Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970

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Title: Mark Rothko letter to Lee Krasner

Date: 1956 Aug. 16

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

Description: Rothko writes to express his sorrow at learning of the death of Jackson Pollock.

Creator: Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970

Forms part of: Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner papers, circa 1905-1984

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Mark Rothko letter to Lee Krasner, 1956 Aug. 16. Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner papers, circa 1905-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 13546