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Otto Spaeth letters, 1953 and [undated]

Spaeth, Otto

Collector, Businessperson, Art patron


Collection Information

Size: 3 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: A letter to Spaeth from Buffie Johnson offering Spaeth a choice of purchasing her painting "Forsythia" on paper or canvas; and a letter from Charles Sheeler regarding his visit to Meta-Mold and a television interview there. A carbon copy of a letter from Spaeth to Sheeler is also included.

Biographical/Historical Note



Possibly given to AAA by Otto Spaeth.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3472 available 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

Otto Spaeth letters, 1953 and [undated]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.