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Miscellaneous papers relating to Franz Kline, circa 1957

Miscellaneous papers relating to Franz Kline, circa 1957

Kline, Franz, 1910-1962

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 2 items

Summary: A painting by John Chamberlain inscribed on the verso: "To Franz Kline, Christmas '57, John Chamberlain"; and typescripts of a poem and essay matted together, presumably for Kline. The poem is entitled, "Some Changes" and is signed Max. The essay is entitled, "Captain America" and signed Fee. Max is probably poet Max Finstein, and Fee is probably Fielding Dawson, both who studied at Black Mountain College with Kline and Chamberlain.

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Miscellaneous papers relating to Franz Kline, circa 1957. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.