Oral history interview with Robert Beauchamp, 1975 January 16
Beauchamp, Robert J. (Robert John), 1923-1995
Cummings, Paul, 1933-
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Transcript: 40 pages
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 3 min.
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Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
An interview of Robert Beauchamp conducted 1975 January 16, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Beauchamp speaks of his childhood in Colorado, his art education, galleries in New York and abstract expressionism.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Robert Beauchamp, 1975 January 16. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Transcript available on line.
Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.
Robert Beauchamp (1923-1995) was an instructor and painter in New York, New York.
These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001