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Walt Kuhn letter to LaSalle Spier, 1945 July 10

Kuhn, Walt, 1877-1949


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Title: Walt Kuhn letter to LaSalle Spier

Date: 1945 July 10

Physical Details: Letter : 1 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 28 x 22 cm.

Description: Kuhn writes from the family's summer lodgings in Ogunquit, Maine, which they have dubbed "The Whittleshack".

He includes a sketch of himself in bed, shaking his fist at a crow on the roof that is cawing at the sun. Caption reads: A crow welcomes the rising sun, but W.K. does not welcome the crow!

Letter is signed W-V-B (Walt, Vera, and Brenda).

Creator: Kuhn, Walt, 1877-1949

Forms part of: LaSalle Spier papers, 1929-1945

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Walt Kuhn. Walt Kuhn letter to LaSalle Spier, 1945 July 10. LaSalle Spier papers, 1929-1945. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 14062