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Oral history interview with Philip Pearlstein, 1972 June 8-Aug. 10

Catalog Data

Pearlstein, Philip, 1924-  Search this
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Sound recordings
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
98 Pages, Transcript
General Note:
Originally recorded on 8 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 43 min.
Interview of Philip Pearlstein conducted 1972 June 8-Aug. 10, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Pearlstein discusses his artistic interest in figurative painting, his working practices, his education, his relationship with various New York galleries and artists, and Photo Realism.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Philip Pearlstein, 1972 June 8-Aug. 10. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Philip Pearlstein (1924- ) is a painter and educator from New York, N.Y.
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
Figurative painting, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
Data Source:
Archives of American Art