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New School Office of the President records ➔ Letter from Hans Simons to Gonzalo Fonseca

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Hans Simons (author)
Gonzalo Fonseca (interviewer)


April 5 1960

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Letter from New School President, Hans Simons to the Uruguayan artist, Gonzalo Fonseca, who Simons addresses as Salo, regarding the commission of a mural to be installed in the lobby of the Jacob M. Kaplan Hall of the 66th West 12th Street building.  The letter reconfirms that a contract between the school and the artist has been established earlier for the commission, and discusses the payment. The mosaic was completed in 1961



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