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Robert Chesley Osborn letters to Eero Saarinen and Lilian Swann Saarinen, circa 1950.

Author: Robert Chesley Osborn
Edition/Format:   Archival material : Original artwork   Visual material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Letters by Robert Chesley Osborn to Eero Saarinen and Lilian Swann Saarinen, circa 1950. In the brief and occasionally illustrated letters, Osborn describes life in Salisbury, Connecticut, and visits by friends, including Ben Shahn and Curt Valentin, as well as his dislike for Ivan Chermayeff. Artwork consists of a collage and an illustrated map from Lakeville, Connecticut, to his home. The collection also includes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drawings
Named Person: Ivan Chermayeff; Eero Saarinen; Lilian Swann Saarinen; Ben Shahn; Robert Chesley Osborn; Curt Valentin; Ivan Chermayeff; Robert Chesley Osborn; Eero Saarinen; Lilian Swann Saarinen; Ben Shahn; Curt Valentin
Material Type: Original artwork
Document Type: Archival Material, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Chesley Osborn
OCLC Number: 702201389
Language Note: In English.
Description: 0.20 linear feet (1 box)

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Letters by Robert Chesley Osborn to Eero Saarinen and Lilian Swann Saarinen, circa 1950. In the brief and occasionally illustrated letters, Osborn describes life in Salisbury, Connecticut, and visits by friends, including Ben Shahn and Curt Valentin, as well as his dislike for Ivan Chermayeff. Artwork consists of a collage and an illustrated map from Lakeville, Connecticut, to his home. The collection also includes a copy of his book, Low & Inside (New York: Farrar, Straus & Young, 1953) inscribed by Lilian Swann Saarinen.

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