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Joy, Robert, 1910-1993  Search this
Levy, Sandra Curtis  Search this
Sound recordings
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
Sound recording: 1 sound file, digital, wav file; 31 Pages, Transcript
General Note:
An interview of Charles Fleetwood (3/28/79) conducted by S. Curtis is also on this tape.
An interview with Robert C. Joy conducted 1979 May 4, by Sandra Curtis Levy, for the Archives of American Art. Joy discusses his personal history, his childhood, education, influences on his art and his personal philosophy.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Robert C. Joy, 1979 May 4. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Transcript is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
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:
Robert C. Joy (1910-1993) was a portrait painter from Houston, Tex.
Language Note:
English .
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
Art, American  Search this
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Data Source:
Archives of American Art