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Jackson Pollock letter, [ca. 1935]

Pollock, Jackson, 1912-1956



Collection Information

Size: 1 Item, (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: A letter to Rita [Benton], n.d., saying that he painted a "pretty good plate" that cracked in the fire, and that he will make and send another. He mentions Christmas dinner and wishes a happy New Year. He adds that Tolegian just painted "the best thing he ever did- a moon scene with stars."

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; New York, N.Y.


Donor is unspecified.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3470 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Jackson Pollock letter, [ca. 1935]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.