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Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

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Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Letter from C.I. Denison to Album XG editor, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, May 16, 1956 Digital

File — Box: G, Folder: 2a, item: 14Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, G2a:Denison 1956.05.16
Scope and Contents: Copy of a typescript letter from Isabel Denison and the editor, Album XG, Metropolitan Museum of Art about Mildred Bliss' interest in a Maria Sibilla Merian's "Butterflies and red flowers" print published in the pamphlet on women artists that they produced. She requests additional information on the source of the material. On the letter written at the bottom is "Source given". Letter also offers some biographical history on Maria Sibilla Merian.

Letter from Elsa A. Needham, Keeper of the Founders' Room to gentlemen, Metropolitan Museum of ARt, Fifth Avenue, New York, New York, July 9, 1953

File — Container: Box: F, Folder: 7, item: 1Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, F7:Needham 1953.07.09
Scope and Contents: Copy of typescript letter from Elsa A. Needham to the Metropolitan Museum of Art on behalf of Mildred Bliss asks them to send a copy of Gisela Richter's work on Greek Form if one becomes available.

Letter from Elsa A. Needham, Keeper of the Founders' Room to Marguerite Northrup, Superviso, Art & Book Shop, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 28, New York, July 20, 1953

File — Container: Box: F, Folder: 7, item: 4Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, F7:Needham 1953.07.20
Scope and Contents: Scopy of typescript letter from Elsa A. Needham to Marguerit Northrup thanks her for sending a reply and the information.

Letter from Gisela M. A. Richter, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Department of Classical Art to Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, Dumbarton Oaks, Georgetown, Washington, D.C., April 13, 1934

File — Box: B: 1, Folder: 61Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, B:GR 1934.04.13
Scope and Contents: Handsigned typescript letter from Gisela M.A. Richter to Mildred Bliss. Includes a handwritten postscript. Letter offering Thursday, April 19 at 3 p.m. as an appointment time in New York to discuss the grammatical mistakes in the Greek inscription. Gisela reports the trouble is with the very unusual Greek.

Letter from Marguerite Northrup, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 28, N.Y. to Elsa A. Needham, Keeper, The Founders' Room, Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, 1703 Thirty-second Street, Washington, D.C., July 17, 1953

File — Container: Box: F, Folder: 7, item: 2Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, F7:Northrup 1953.07.17
Scope and Contents: Letter from Marguerite Northrup to Elsa Needham on behalf of Mildred Bliss tells her she is forwarding a copy of a letter sent to Mildred Bliss.

Letter from Marguerite Northrup, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 28, N.Y. to Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, 1537 28th Street, Georgetown, Washington, D.C., July 17, 1953

File — Container: Box: F, Folder: 7, item: 3Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, F7:Northrup 1953.07.17B
Scope and Contents: Typescript letter from Marguerite Northrup, Metropolitan Museum of Art to Mildred Bliss offers information on the request by Elsa Needham about a book by Gisela Richter. Information from their Classical Department recommends two articles from journals.

Message from Mildred Bliss to Gisela Richter, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y. City, April 15, 1934 to April 19, 1934

File — Box: B: 1, Folder: 62Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, B:MB 1934.04.19
Scope and Contents: Handwritten and handsigned message from Mildred Bliss to be sent to Gisela Richter at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City no later than 4/19/[19]34. Gisela Richter had scheduled a meeting with Mildred Bliss for April 19, 1934 to discuss problems with the Greek inscription for the panel dedicated to Beatrix Farrand in the Dumbarton Oaks Green Garden. Mildred Bliss regrets she is unable to attend the meeting and will ask Ruth Havey discuss inscription with her.

Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1953

Sub-Group — Container: Box: F, Folder: 7Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001
Scope and Contents: Correspondence between Elsa Needham, as Keeper of the Founder's Room, and on behalf of Mildred Bliss and Marguerite Northrup, the art and book shop supervisor about the purchase of a book and information on articles of interest.