Oral history interview with Clyde Mortimer Newhouse, 1972 Nov. 8
Newhouse, Clyde Mortimer, 1920-1986
Cummings, Paul, 1933-
Place of publication, production, or execution:
New York (State)
Transcript: 21 p.
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 45 min.
Access Note / Rights:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
An interview of Clyde Mortimer Newhouse conducted 1972 Nov. 8, by Paul Cummings, at the Newhouse Galleries in New York, N.Y., for the Archives of American Art. Newhouse speaks of family background in St. Louis; two generations in book business and as art representatives; start of gallery in St. Louis; Newhouse Gallery in New York; and interest in paintings of American West.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Clyde Mortimer Newhouse, 1972 Nov. 8. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Clyde Mortimer Newhouse (1920-1986) was an art dealer and art historian from New York, N.Y.
This interview is part of the Archives' 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