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Documentary on Clementine Hunter

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Subject:
Bailey, Mildred Hart
Hunter, Clementine
Whitehead, Tom
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1985
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
2 videocassettes (U-Matic) sd., col. ; 3/4 in. 1 hr., 18 min., 17 sec.
Summary:
Unedited video footage produced by Didi Barret of the Museum of American Folk Art with the assistance of Richard Gasperi of the Gasperi Folk Art Gallery, New Orleans, La.
Footage includes views of Hunter's murals in the "African House" at Melrose Plantation in Natchitoches, La., with comments by Hunter's friends Thomas Whitehead and Mildred Bailey; an interview of Hunter conducted by Whitehead on April 21, 1985; views of 27 sketches from Hunter's 1945 sketchbook with comments by art dealer Richard Gasperi; and a tour of the New Orleans Museum of Art's exhibition, A New Orleans salute to Clementine Hunter's centennial, narrated by curator William Fagaly.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Folk art
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)12189
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