1. While Marcel Breuer might have needed a map to Alexander Calder's home in 1947, we doubt he'd need one to see the artist's work currently on view at the Museum!
archivesofamericanart:

Wait, wasn’t this posted just a few days ago? No, my friends, this is not the map drawn by Alexander Calder to direct Ben Shahn to his house, it’s the map drawn by Alexander Calder to direct Marcel Breuer to his house. I wonder how many more of these are tucked away in our various collections?
Alexander Calder to Marcel Breuer, 1947 Apr. 2. Marcel Breuer papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

    While Marcel Breuer might have needed a map to Alexander Calder's home in 1947, we doubt he'd need one to see the artist's work currently on view at the Museum!

    archivesofamericanart:

    Wait, wasn’t this posted just a few days ago? No, my friends, this is not the map drawn by Alexander Calder to direct Ben Shahn to his house, it’s the map drawn by Alexander Calder to direct Marcel Breuer to his house. I wonder how many more of these are tucked away in our various collections?

    Alexander Calder to Marcel Breuer, 1947 Apr. 2. Marcel Breuer papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

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