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Oscar Bluemner invitation to Charles J. Liebman and Aline Meyer Liebman, 1934 or 1935?, from the Aline Meyer Liebman papers, 1906-1978

Oscar Bluemner invitation to Charles J. Liebman and Aline Meyer Liebman, 1934 or 1935?

Bluemner, Oscar, 1867-1938

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Title: Oscar Bluemner invitation to Charles J. Liebman and Aline Meyer Liebman

Date: 1934 or 1935?

Physical Details: Invitation : 1 p. : handwritten ; 26 x 20 cm.

Description: Bluemner writes the invitation as a news article from "The 'Flemington Spectator'" about a murder trial (indicating that he is on trial for "having murdered the New Jersey scenery"), a tongue-in-cheek way of inviting the Liebmans to his exhibit at the Marie Harriman Gallery.

Date based on flyer in Bluemner's papers which gives the date of a one-man show of his at the Marie Harriman Gallery as Jan. 2-26, 1935 (see Oscar Bluemner papers, box 6, folder 35).

Creator: Bluemner, Oscar, 1867-1938

Forms part of: Aline Meyer Liebman papers, 1906-1978

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Oscar Bluemner invitation to Charles J. Liebman and Aline Meyer Liebman, 1934 or 1935?. Aline Meyer Liebman papers, 1906-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 15106