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Walt Kuhn letter to Vera Kuhn, 1912 Nov. 11

Walt Kuhn letter to Vera Kuhn, 1912 Nov. 11

Kuhn, Walt, 1877-1949

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Title: Walt Kuhn letter to Vera Kuhn

Date: 1912 Nov. 11

Physical Details: Letter : 8 p. : handwritten ; 18 x 27 cm., folded to 18 x 14 cm.

Description: 8 p. letter on two folded sheets.

Kuhn discusses traveling in Europe with Arthur B. Davies, going to London to secure funding and artworks for the Armory Show; mentions working with the Chicago Institute of Art to have the show travel there after its New York installation; compares the Armory Show to the Sonderbund Ausstellung in Cologne; and expresses his desire to return home.

Dated "Wednesday Nov. 11, 11 pm"; year inferred based on timeline of the Armory Show.

Creator: Kuhn, Walt, 1877-1949

Forms part of: Walt Kuhn, Kuhn family papers, and Armory Show records, 1859-1984, bulk 1900-1949

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Walt Kuhn letter to Vera Kuhn, 1912 Nov. 11. Walt Kuhn, Kuhn family papers, and Armory Show records, 1859-1984, bulk 1900-1949. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 14499