Yale Collection of American Literature
Billie Holiday and Mister, photographed by Carl Van Vechten ***
February 25, 2008
Drawings of jazz performers, on wood, by Ted Joans. (Uncat JWJ MS 55) "Don Cherry and Ornette Coleman 1959, with Leroi Jones and A.B. Spellman Digging" *** "Roscoe of Chicago"
February 4, 2008
...a dog named Basket A portrait by Marie Laurencin of Basket II, Gertrude Stein's and Alice B. Toklas's poodle (admired by curator Tim Young).
January 17, 2008
Painted card sent to art dealer Katharine Kuh from George and Juliet Kepes. More painted cards from the Katherine Kuh papers can be viewed by searching the Beinecke's Digital Library: Beinecke Digital Library; a record for the Katharine Kuh papers is available on line: YCAL MSS 15 Katharine Kuh Papers.
December 31, 2007