Oral history interview with Clay Spohn, 1976 January 9-February 5
Spohn, Clay Edgar, 1898-1977
Cummings, Paul, 1933-
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)
Place of publication, production, or execution:
New York (State)
Transcript: 84 pages.
Originally recorded 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 41 min.
Access Note / Rights:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
An interview of Clay E. Spohn conducted 1976 January 9-February 5, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Clay Spohn, 1976 January 9-February 5. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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.
Clay E. Spohn (1898-1977) was a painter and educator 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