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Oral history interview with Lee Krasner, 1964 Nov. 2-1968 Apr. 11

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Interviewee:
Krasner, Lee, 1908-1984
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994
Subject:
Pollock, Jackson
United States.Work Projects Administration
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
Transcript: 79 p.
General Note:
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels and 2 sound tapes. Reformated in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hrs. Sound quality of the 1967-68 interview sessions is poor.
Access Note / Rights:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Summary:
Oral history interview with Lee Krasner conducted 1964 Nov. 2-1968 Apr. 11, by Dorothy Seckler, for the Archives of American Art.
Krasner speaks of meeting Jackson Pollock; their marriage; and his work.
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Lee Krasner, 1964 Nov. 2-1968 Apr. 11. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Lee Krasner (1908-1984) was a painter in Easthampton, N.Y. and married to Jackson Pollock.
Provenance:
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art
Art
Art, American
Interviews
Painters
Painting
Painting
Sound recordings
Women painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12507
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214115
AAA_collcode_krasne64
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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