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Paul J. Sachs letter to Peter A. Wick, 1954 Nov. 11

Sachs, Paul J. (Paul Joseph), 1878-1965

Collector, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 1 Item

Summary: Sachs writes to thank Wick for the favorable review of his book [presumably Modern Prints and Drawings; a Guide to a Better Understanding of Modern Draughtsmanship (1954)], which Wick delivered on a radio broadcast. Sachs tells him "You give me courage to push to completion two other books on which I have been at work for a long time."

Biographical/Historical Note

Sachs: professor of fine arts at Harvard University. Wick: curator; Boston, Mass; full name Peter Arms Wick.


Donated 1987 by Peter A. Wick.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 5302 fr. 250-253 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

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How to Cite This Collection

Paul J. Sachs letter to Peter A. Wick, 1954 Nov. 11. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.