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Alcalay, Albert, 1917-2008  Search this
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Sound recordings
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
79 Pages, Transcript
General Note:
Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hrs., 16 min.
Access Note / Rights:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
An interview of Albert Alcalay conducted 1979 January 17-October 19, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Albert Alcalay, 1979 January 17-October 19. 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.
Biography Note:
Albert Alcalay (1917-2008) was a painter and educator from Brookline, Massachusetts.
Language Note:
English .
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
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Massachusetts  Search this
Educators -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
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Data Source:
Archives of American Art