Oral history interview with Sally Michel Avery, 1967 November 3
Avery, Sally Michel, 1902-2003
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994
Place of publication, production, or execution:
New York (State)
Transcript: 58 pages
Originally recorded on 2 sound cassettes. Reformated in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 38 min.
An interview of Sally Michel Avery conducted 1967 November 3, by Dorothy Seckler, for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Sally Michel Avery, 1967 November 3. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Transcript available on line at http://www.aaa.si.edu/collections/oralhistories/transcripts/avery67.htm
Funding for the transcription of this interview provided by the Smithsonian Institution's Women's Committee.
Sally Michel Avery (1902-2003) was a painter in her own right as well as the widow of painter Milton Avery.
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 administrators.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001