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Moses Soyer letter to Daniel Soyer, ca. 1964

Moses Soyer letter to Daniel Soyer, ca. 1964

Soyer, Moses, 1899-1974

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Title: Moses Soyer letter to Daniel Soyer

Date: ca. 1964

Physical Details: 1 letter : handwritten, ill. ; 36 x 27 cm.

Description: Letter from Moses Soyer to his grandson, Daniel, including sketches of dogs, five different breeds. Handwritten watercolor text instructs Daniel to identify which of the five dogs is "Martha", and to circle that one with a red pencil. The dog in the lower right has been circled in red.

Date is based on a guess at Daniel's approximate age when this would have been written (Daniel was born either 1958 or 1959).

Creator: Soyer, Moses, 1899-1974

Forms part of: Moses Soyer papers, circa 1905-1974

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Moses Soyer letter to Daniel Soyer, ca. 1964. Moses Soyer papers, circa 1905-1974. 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: 11283