Note on Food

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Title

Note on Food

Subject

A note on dining.

Description

This note from Leroy Neiman provides a range of references, aphorisms, and scenes related to dining. Although the document was not written in conjunction with any one particular artwork, it can be seen as commenting on Neiman’s food related works. The content of the writing ranges from playful sayings like “calorie jugglers” to a quote from a fictional waitress.

Creator

LeRoy Neiman

Source

LeRoy Neiman Foundation

Publisher

LeRoy Neiman Foundation

Date

c. 1990-2011

Contributor

LeRoy Neiman

Rights

Property of the LeRoy Neiman Foundation; please consult the organization's archivist for further details.

Relation

Notes

Format

Image/jpeg

Language

English

Type

Document

Identifier

LN_Notes_2972

Coverage

New York (N.Y.) New York

Text Item Type Metadata

Text

Stadium scapes
calorie jugglers ENTERTAINMENT
galleys Theatre goers SIT
DINERS ist
Imperial Maitr'D L'Auberge de I"ll
[…]
Restaurant Scapes
[…]
Daily 3 act play - Breakfast Lunch Dinner
BOHEMIAN
Curse of the artist (STARVING). That he must work on
an empty stomach
Waitress "Never be sassy to a DINER person ordering
They may be hungry - so cranky
Tips, you know, are a factor.
If the company at table are boring out
comes sketchbook. They never seem bothered
by my escape route.
ROOM SERVICE - IN SUITE FROM HOTEL DINING ROOM S.F.
PRESCOT - PUCK POSTRO
FASTEST AT HUNTINGTON
The converting raw materials into appetizing dishes
Army cook - Belly Robbers - name "Stew"
SOS was really (made with) - steak on
Beef stew - Beef Bourguignon
Cooking contest Chicago

Original Format

Marker and pencil on paper.

Files

LN_Notes_2972.jpg

Citation

LeRoy Neiman, “Note on Food,” LeRoy Neiman Foundation, accessed April 5, 2020, https://leroyneimanfoundation.omeka.net/items/show/274.