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Letter from Walter Pach to Ida Guggenheimer, July 7, 1930. Ida Guggenheimer Papers, AAA, reel 4039, frame 17. 17. Gertrude Stein, Two: Gertrude Stein and Her Brother / and Other Early Portraits [1908–1912] (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1951), 339. 18. Pach, Queer Thing, Painting, 116, and John Elderfield, Henri Matisse: A Retrospective. Exhibition catalogue (New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1992), 136. INTRODUCTION 14. “Pierre Auguste Renoir,” Scribner’s Magazine 51 (May 1912), 606–612.

Did I mention to you my idea that he was chosen as the director of the Museum on the principle that eunuchs are chosen as the heads of harems, namely, as persons who are uninterested in the contents? We had no idea that you had planned an article on our collection. We would have been extremely interested. I can’t tell you how happy we are to be getting The Chess Players. We are glad that you are having it shipped by Budworth. Please have it sent direct to Earl Stendahl, 7055 Hillside Avenue, since he will uncrate it and hang it for us, and also, please be sure to have it insured and send us the bill for the insurance.

56. Walter Pach, Ananias, or the False Artist, 16. 57. William Howe Downes, John S. Sargent: His Life and Work (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1925), 215. 58. Walter Pach, “Painting. A Grand Provincial,” The Freeman 7 (April 11, 1923), 113. 59. “Pach Back,” Time 20 (Oct. 3, 1932), 34. 60. Letter from Walter Pach to John Sloan, Feb. 13, 1932. John Sloan Letters, Helen Farr Sloan Library, Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington. 61. Letter from Walter Pach to Ida Guggenheimer, June 28, 1936. Ida Guggenheimer Letters, AAA, roll 4039, frame 106.

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