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Letters from James Brooks and Sean Scully, 1980-1989

Letters from James Brooks and Sean Scully, 1980-1989

Greenbaum, Theodora S.

Art consultant, Collector

Collection Information

Size: 4 items.

Summary: A notecard, 1989, from painter James Brooks (1906-1992) to Greenbaum thanking her for her help with arranging an exhibit of his work at the Berry-Hill Gallery; and 2 letters addressed to "Teddy" from painter Sean Scully, 1980, discussing, in one, his purchase of a drawing by Ms. Greenbaum and in the other, his thoughts on the Picasso retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art. In addition, there is a note from Scully on the back of an exhibition announcement for his exhibit at the McKee Gallery, 1983.

Biographical/Historical Note

Theodora S. Greenbaum is an art collector and art consultant from New Jersey. She arranged James Brooks' last show at the Berry-Hill Gallery.

Provenance

Donated 1995 by Theodora S. Greenbaum.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Letters from James Brooks and Sean Scully, 1980-1989. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.