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Rosamund Felsen letters, 1968-1977

Felsen, Rosamund, 1934-

Dealer, Gallery director

Collection Information

Size: 0.2 linear feet

Summary: The letters of Los Angeles gallerist Rosamund Felsen measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1968-1977. Included are sixteen letters and two postcards, all but three of which are from Jasper Johns. The others are from Ellsworth Kelly, Al Ruppersberg, and Bob P. The warm casual letters from Johns describe the artist's interest in birds, gardens, and weather. He also discusses drawings and upcoming exhibitions. Folded into the letters are a black and white snapshot of Johns and one of Felsen, in both cases surrounded by others. Also included here is the panty hose box in which Felsen stored these letters.

Biographical/Historical Note

Rosamund Felsen (1934- ) is a gallery owner in Los Angeles, California.

Provenance

Donated in 2016 by Rosamund Felsen.

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