Skip to main content

Rubber underpants, between 1949 and 1966?, from the Emily Genauer papers, circa 1920s-1990s

Rubber underpants, between 1949 and 1966?

Item Information

Title: Rubber underpants

Date: between 1949 and 1966?

Physical Details: 1 clothing ; 25 x 35 cm.

Description: Painter Clyfford Still sent this pair of rubber underpants to art critic, Emily Genauer after she reviewed his work unfavorably in the The New York Herald Tribune.

Note attached to front (handwritten): Hoping this will aid in concealing your Sunday afflictions. With the compliments of Clyfford Still.

Date range based on the years when Genauer was chief art critic at the Herald Tribune.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Emily Genauer papers, circa 1920s-1990s

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Rubber underpants, between 1949 and 1966?. Emily Genauer papers, circa 1920s-1990s. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 11638