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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1892.18

E. E. Cummings additional drawings

Drawings and paintings of landscapes, flowers and figures by American poet E. E. (Edward Estlin) Cummings.

Dates

  • 1938-1947 and undated

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

.5 linear feet (2 boxes)

Includes a watercolor drawing of Mt. Chocorua, an oil painting of wildflowers in a pale green vase, an oil painting of a peony in a yellow vase, a portrait in oil of Rebecca Haswell Clarke Cummings, a glazed and framed oil painting of a nude, and two glazed and framed drawings in ink of a lady.

Biographical / Historical

Cummings was an American poet.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

*79M-16. Gift of Mr. Eric R. Fox, 1700 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, D.C. 20006; received: 1979 December.
Title
Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. E. E. Cummings additional drawings: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00511

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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