Enrico Donati, letters received and manuscripts, 1943-1963.


Enrico Donati, letters received and manuscripts, 1943-1963.

A major focus of the letters, manuscripts and ephemera that comprise this collection is the Surrealist retrospective "Le Surréalisme en 1947" curated by André Breton and Marcel Duchamp and held at the Galerie Maeght in Paris, July-August 1947.

ca. 250 items (.5 linear ft.)





SNAC Resource ID: 8234752

Getty Research Institute

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