1 sound cassette : analog ; 1 hr., 26 min., 17 sec.
Date from handwritten note on label on cassette. Ernst, interviewed by Lynes, discusses MoMA, including working there in the mailroom as a young man, and having some of his paintings purchased by the museum. He also talks about the art scene in New York in general and specific exhibits.
Interview with Jimmy Ernst, 1971 November 24. Russell Lynes papers, 1935-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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