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Robert S. Kuhn postcard to Jean and Howard W. Lipman, not after 1947, from the Howard W. and Jean Lipman papers, 1848, 1916-2000

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