Skip to main content

Robert S. Kuhn postcard to Jean and Howard W. Lipman, not after 1947

Robert S. Kuhn postcard to Jean and Howard W. Lipman, not after 1947

Kuhn, Robert S.

Item Information

Title: Robert S. Kuhn postcard to Jean and Howard W. Lipman

Date: not after 1947

Physical Details: 1 postcard : handwritten ; 9 x 14 cm.

Description: This postcard was included as an illustration with a 5 page letter (dated Oct. 23, 1947) from antique dealer Robert S. Kuhn.

Front of postcard has a photograph of various sculpted figures on a sidewalk. Several are typical cigar store "indians" but there are a few other figures as well. Kuhn has drawn arrows to some of these others and written notes questioning who they represent or what they were used for.

Creator: Kuhn, Robert S.

Forms part of: Howard W. and Jean Lipman papers, 1848, 1916-2000

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Robert S. Kuhn postcard to Jean and Howard W. Lipman, not after 1947. Howard W. and Jean Lipman papers, 1848, 1916-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 11628