Sir Jacob Epstein, recipient: Peggy Jean Lewis

Letter from Jacob Epstein to Peggy Jean

4 February [1956]

Details

Created by
Sir Jacob Epstein 1880–1959
Recipient
Peggy Jean Lewis 1918–2010
Title
Letter from Jacob Epstein to Peggy Jean
Date
4 February [1956]
Description
The letter mentions his work 'Jan Christian Smuts' (1953-4), 'Trades Union Congress War Memorial' (1956-7), 'Rosalyn Tureck' (1955) and the Philadelphia Franklin Medal (1955). The letter includes a newspaper cutting from the Daily Express about Enid Bagnold and a newspaper cutting from the Daily Express about his work on 'Trades Union Congress War Memorial'. Includes original envelope.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Purchased for the Tate Archive from Peggy Jean Lewis in two batches, sixty letters in 1987 and the photographs and three letters in 1989.
Reference
TGA 8716/49

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