Oral history interview with Louise Bourgeois, 1968
Bourgeois, Louise, 1911-2010
Roberts, Colette Jacqueline, 1910-1971
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Transcript: 58 pages
Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 4 digital wav file. Duration is 3 hr., 55 min.
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An interview of Louise Bourgeois conducted in 1968, by Colette Roberts, for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Louise Bourgeois, 1968. 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.
Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) was a sculptor, born and educated in Paris and later came to New York.
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