Assemblage (sculpture technique)
Poetry -- Female authors
American poetry -- 20th century
White department store box with printed green paisley cardboard taped to box lid and bottom, top piece bearing “open this side up” written in felt tip marker. Box contains layers of tissue with Lenny’s memorial poem under first layer of tissue and “Silent Love” beneath the second layer. Silent Love book is green with pink construction paper and dark blue chiffon and red string tied around center. Center page has rose leaves and petals inside, signed. Lenny’s poem envelope is wrapped in neutral chiffon containing white card. Poem typed in long column on left hand side of page of 8.5x11 typewriter paper folded top to recto, bottom to verso around card and wrapped in black chiffon band. Leaf wrapped in square of chiffon inside card. Paisley cardboard loose on bottom of box.
Etlinger, Amelia, 1933-1987
Amelia Etlinger Collection (PCMS-0060)
Poetry Collection Manuscripts (State University of New York at Buffalo)
State University of New York at Buffalo. Poetry Collection
State University of New York at Buffalo. Poetry Collection.
Copyright the Estate of Amelia Etlinger and used with permission. For more information contact the Poetry Collection at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Clifton Park, New York
1970 - 1986
Collection open for research.
Is Part Of
Amelia Etlinger Collection (LIB-PC010)
bound blank book, department store box, chiffon, plant material, construction paper
Sent to, and donated to the Poetry Collection by, Ellen Marie Helinka.
Estate of Amelia Etlinger
10.25 x 8.5 x 2.5 inches
Etlinger, Amelia, 1933-1987, “Silent Love,” Digital Collections - University at Buffalo Libraries, accessed July 19, 2019, https://digital.lib.buffalo.edu/items/show/52264.