Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

Oral history interview with Jimmy C. Lueders, 1990 Nov. 14

view Oral history interview with Jimmy C. Lueders, 1990 Nov. 14 digital asset number 1
Interviewee:
Lueders, Jimmy C., 1927-1994
Interviewer:
Veloric, Cynthia
Subject:
Kamihira, Ben
Potamkin, Meyer P.
Potamkin, Vivian Orleans
Watkins, Franklin Chenault
Dubin Gallery, (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Gallery 1015
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
Transcript 98 p.
General Note:
Originally recorded on 3 sound cassettes. Reformated in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 1 min.
Access Note / Rights:
Transcript: Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Summary:
An interview of Jimmy C. Lueders conducted 1990 Nov. 14, by Cynthia Veloric, for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project. Lueders speaks about his childhood in Florida, his art studies in high school and at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, instructor Franklin Watkins and fellow student Ben Kamihira; teaching at PAFA, the Cheltenham Art Center, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art; the development of his painting including the shift from figurative to abstract and back to figurative; exhibitions at the Dubin Gallery and Gallery 1015 in Philadelphia; sales; and collectors who supported him such as Meyer and Vivian Potamkin and Max Robb.
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Jimmy C. Lueders, 1990 Nov. 14. 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:
Jimmy C. Lueders (1927-1994) was a painter from Philadelphia, Pa.
Provenance:
This interview is 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
Figurative art
Interviews
Painters
Painting, Abstract
Painting, Modern
Sound recordings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12984
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214380
AAA_collcode_lueder90
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • Sound recordings
  • Archival materials
  • Collection descriptions
  • Archival materials
  • Collection descriptions
  • Art
  • Figurative art
  • Interviews
  • Painters
  • Painting
  • Sound recordings
  • Art
  • Figurative art
  • Interviews
  • Painters
  • Painting
  • Sound recordings
  • Dubin Gallery, (Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • Gallery 1015
  • Kamihira, Ben
  • Lueders, Jimmy C.
  • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
  • Potamkin, Meyer P.
  • Potamkin, Vivian Orleans
  • Veloric, Cynthia
  • Watkins, Franklin Chenault
  • Dubin Gallery, (Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • Gallery 1015
  • Kamihira, Ben
  • Lueders, Jimmy C.
  • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
  • Potamkin, Meyer P.
  • Potamkin, Vivian Orleans
  • Veloric, Cynthia
  • Watkins, Franklin Chenault
  • Americans
  • Archives of American Art