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Robert Motherwell letter to Joseph Cornell, 1948 September 21

Robert Motherwell letter to Joseph Cornell, 1948 September 21

Motherwell, Robert Burns, 1915-1991

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Title: Robert Motherwell letter to Joseph Cornell

Date: 1948 September 21

Physical Details: Letter : 2 p. : handwritten ; 23 x 16 cm

Description: Motherwell writes Cornell of his plans to open the Subjects of the Artist school in October and of ongoing efforts to produce the second issue of the journal Possibilities. Motherwell encourages Cornell to submit his piece on Edgar Allan Poe and the ballerina Marie Tagiolini for the publication.

Creator: Motherwell, Robert Burns, 1915-1991

Forms part of: Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Robert Motherwell letter to Joseph Cornell, 1948 September 21. Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 17876