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Voltaire and Paul Klee

Voltaire, and Paul Klee. 1920? 1944?. Candide. New York: Pantheon. Cover. HR PQ2082.C3 E5 1920?
Voltaire, and Paul Klee. 1920? 1944?. Candide. New York: Pantheon. Cover. HR PQ2082.C3 E5 1920?

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Library Special Collections has two translations of Candide, by Voltaire: an English edition printed in either 1920 or 1944 and a German one printed in 1920. More

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A Gift of Art

Justin K. Thannhauser and Hilde Thannhauser with model of the Justin K. Thannhauser Wing, c. 1963. Thomas M. Messer records. A0007. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives. New York, NY
Justin K. Thannhauser and Hilde Thannhauser with model of the Justin K. Thannhauser Wing, c. 1963. Thomas M. Messer records. A0007. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives. New York, NY

On the anniversary of Justin K. Thannhauser’s birthday, we celebrate the gift that expanded the historical range of the Guggenheim’s collection. More

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From the Artist Files: Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian

Monir Farmanfarmaian exhibition opening invitation, Galerie Denise René (November 18–December 23, 1977) front, 1977. Artist files. A0008. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives. New York, NY
Monir Farmanfarmaian exhibition opening invitation, Galerie Denise René (November 18–December 23, 1977) front, 1977. Artist files. A0008. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives. New York, NY

Inspired by the forty-year survey of Iranian artist Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian’s mirror works and drawings at the Guggenheim, I sifted through the Archives to learn more about her career. More