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122 East 61st Street
New York, N.Y. 10021
April 6, 1969

Mr. Thomas Brumbaugh
168 South Washington St.
Greencastle Pa 17225

Dear Mr. Brumbaugh:
I am quite certain that the painting you describe in your letter was painted by me.  However, I would like to see a photograph of it in order to authenticate it.  
In the middle of the 1930's I did several paintings of people in cafeterias.  The one, you mention, was painted aground 1936.
I do not recall who bought it or through what gallery it was sold.  My wife was the model for the woman putting on lipstick am my father-in-law
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