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Letter

René d' Harnoncourt

Projeto Portinari

Projeto Portinari
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Cumprimenta Portinari por ter sido eleito nas eleições de 1945. Informa que fez uma carta de apresentação do pintor Arthur Kaufman, de quem confessa saber pouco.

Details

  • Title: Letter
  • Creator: René d' Harnoncourt
  • Date Created: 1946-03-11
  • Location: New York NY
  • Provenance: Portinari Project Collection
  • Subject Keywords: Vida Política, Candidatura, Assembléia Nacional Constituinte
  • Transcript:
    CO-2219 Harnoncourt, René d'. [Carta] 1946 Mar. 11, New York, NY [para] Candido Portinari, Rio de Janeiro, RJ. [inglês][datilografado] Dear Portinari: I have not heard from you for years and have been waiting to see you and your Senhora appear in New York. Recently I heard of your emergence in the political arena and want to congratulate you on your election. A few days ago an American painter, Arthur Kaufmann, asked me for an introduction to you. Since he is going to Rio at the invitation of the Cultural Institute Brazil-United States, I gave him a short note to you but want to confess to you first that I do not personally know him or his work and that the introduction is just a matter of form and not of love or deep affection. Sarah joins me in very best regards to all the Portinaris and I very much hope to have a chance to see you in the not too distant future. Faithfully yours, René d’Harnoncourt 2
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  • Type: letter
  • Publisher: Projeto Portinari
  • Rights: René d' Harnoncourt
  • External Link: http://www.portinari.org.br
  • Number: 2219
  • Collection Data Type: CO

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