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Oral History interview with Hope Makler, 1989 November 28

view Oral History interview with Hope Makler, 1989 November 28 digital asset number 1
Interviewee:
Makler, Hope Welsh, 1924-2013
Interviewer:
Pacini, Marina
Subject:
Barnes Foundation
Makler Gallery
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
Transcript 38 pages
General Note:
Originally recorded on 1 sound cassette. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 13 min.
Access Note / Rights:
Transcript: Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Summary:
An interview of Hope Makler conducted 1989 November 28, by Marina Pacini for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project. Makler speaks of her art education at the Barnes Foundation and at the University of Pennsylvania; opening the Makler Gallery in Philadelphia in 1960; working with New York City galleries such as Andre Emmerich and Frank Perls to bring the work of such artists as Milton Avery, Jacques Lipchitz and Alexander Calder to Philadelphia; and the Philadelphia gallery scene.
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral History interview with Hope Makler, 1989 November 28. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Transcript: microfilm reel 4778 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Funding:
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.
Biography Note:
Hope Welsh Makler (1924-2013) was an art dealer from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Provenance:
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art dealers
Art galleries, Commercial
Art, American
Interviews
Sound recordings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13329
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213405
AAA_collcode_makler89
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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