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Kay Sage papers, 1925 - circa 1985, bulk 1950-1965

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Series 2: Correspondence , 1945-1963
(Box 1; 5 folders)

This series contains scattered correspondence documenting Sage's career and relationships with friends and family. Correspondence with the Catherine Viviano Gallery in New York discusses exhibitions and sales of Sage's work. Correspondence with her attorney John S. Monagan and with the Museum of Modern Art concerns Sage's loans of artwork for exhibitions and later donations of artwork. Other general correspondence includes letters and postcards with family and friends such as Dorothea Tanning, Pierre and Patricia Matisse, Hans and Fridel Richter, and Yves's sister, Emilie Tanguy, as well as correspondence with various museums and galleries concerning exhibitions and/or donations of Sage's work.
Correspondence is arranged chronologically within each folder.
Description Container Select
Correspondence with Catherine Viviano Gallery, 1956-1961
1 (hol)
10
Correspondence with John S. Monagan, 1955-1958
1 (hol)
11
Correspondence with Museum of Modern Art, 1955-1962
1 (hol)
12
General Correspondence, 1945-1958
1 (hol)
13
General Correspondence, 1959-1963
1 (hol)
14

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  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.