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Miye Matsukata note with sketch to Lula Court Bartlett, 1974

Matsukata, Miye, 1922-1981

Designer, Jeweler


Collection Information

Size: 1 Item

Summary: A note from Matsukata to Mrs. Bartlett [Lula Court Bartlett], requesting approval of earrings she has designed, containing a color sketch of the pair and listing the price.

Biographical/Historical Note

Miye Matsukata (1922-1981) was a Japanese American jewelry designer and metalsmith based in Boston, Massachusetts. She worked at her jewelry firm Janiye in Boston from 1950 to her death.


Donated 1987 by Lula Court Bartlett.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 5109 (fr. 482-485) 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

Miye Matsukata note with sketch to Lula Court Bartlett, 1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.