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Oral history interview with Herman Maril

Interviewee:
Maril, Herman  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Names:
Cummington School of the Arts -- Faculty  Search this
King-Smith Playhouse and School of Theatre Arts (Washington, D.C.) -- Faculty  Search this
Maryland Institute, College of Art -- Students  Search this
Philadelphia Museum of Art -- Faculty  Search this
Washington Workshop Center for the Arts -- Faculty  Search this
Argento, Mino, 1927-  Search this
Cheney, Sheldon, 1886-  Search this
Cézanne, Paul, 1839-1906  Search this
De Kooning, Willem, 1904-1997  Search this
Dows, Olin, 1904-1981  Search this
Giotto, 1266?-1337  Search this
Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991  Search this
Kandinsky, Wassily, 1866-1944  Search this
Kline, Franz, 1910-1962  Search this
Matisse, Henri, 1869-1954  Search this
O'Hara, Eliot, 1890-1969  Search this
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962  Search this
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945  Search this
Extent:
39 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1965 September 5
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Herman Maril conducted 1965 September 5, by Dorothy Seckler, for the Archives of American Art.
Maril speaks of growing up in Baltimore, Maryland.; attending the Maryland Institute of Fine Arts; visiting museums in the Washington, D.C. area; exhibiting his paintings in Washington, D.C. galleries and New York City galleries; working for the Treasury Art Project; surviving the Great Depression; teaching at the Cummington School of Art in Cummington, Massachusetts; serving in the Army Air Corps during WWII; painting murals with the Public Buildings Administration; teaching at the King-Smith School, the Washington Workshop of the Arts, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and the University of Maryland; living in Provincetown; painting and his influences; being interviewed for books and a short film. Maril also recalls Roger Frye, Paul Cézanne, Henry Roben, Charles Walther, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Edward Rowan, Eleanor Roosevelt, Chaim Gross, Henri Matisse, Piero della Francesca, Mino Argento, Olin Dows, Giotto di Bondone, Georges Henri Rouault, Wassily Kandinksy, Charles Walthrop, Franz Kline, Willem de Kooning, Eliot O'Hara, Sheldon Cheney, Florence Watson, Jacques Lipchitz, Mason F. Lord, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Herman Maril (1908-1986) was a painter and printmaker from Baltimore, Maryland.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr.
Provenance:
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.
Occupation:
Painters -- Maryland -- Baltimore  Search this
Printmakers -- Maryland -- Baltimore  Search this
Topic:
Depressions -- 1929  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.maril65
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9647c5ac2-0507-4014-9bb0-163cd7730a2a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-maril65
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Herman Maril, 1980 July 14

Interviewee:
Maril, Herman, 1908-1986  Search this
Interviewer:
Becker, Ronald E.  Search this
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Herman Maril, 1980 July 14. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Printmakers -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12537
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)224924
AAA_collcode_maril80
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_224924

Oral history interview with Herman Maril

Interviewee:
Maril, Herman  Search this
Interviewer:
Becker, Ronald E.  Search this
Extent:
13 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1980 July 14
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Herman Maril conducted 1980 July 14, by Maril's nephew, Ronald E. Becker, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Herman Maril (1908-1986) was a painter and printmaker from Baltimore, Md.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound cassette. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 46 min.
Provenance:
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.
Occupation:
Painters -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Interviews  Search this
Topic:
Printmakers -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Interviews  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.maril80
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw90ca9175c-95ee-491f-b438-910dfac610f8
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-maril80
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Herman Maril, 1971 July 21

Interviewee:
Maril, Herman, 1908-1986  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Herman Maril, 1971 July 21. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Printmakers -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Interviews  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13183
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212935
AAA_collcode_maril71
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212935

Herman Maril papers

Creator:
Maril, Herman  Search this
Names:
Federal Art Project  Search this
Extent:
10.6 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1934-1986
Scope and Contents:
The papers of painter and printmaker Hermin Maril measure 10.6 linear feet and date from 1934-1986, Included are biographical information, files regarding exhibitions, artists and institutions, and printed material.
Biographical / Historical:
Hermin Maril (1908-1986) was a painter, printmaker and teacher in Baltimore, Md.
Provenance:
Donated 1978-1981 by Herman Maril with the bulk of the material donated 2018 by the Herman Maril Foundation via David Maril.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Art teachers -- Maryland -- Baltimore.  Search this
Painters -- Maryland -- Baltimore  Search this
Printmakers -- Maryland -- Baltimore  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.mariherm
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw92807ebb8-b025-4377-a959-bab6c2cf66d1
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-mariherm

Oral history interview with Herman Maril

Interviewee:
Maril, Herman  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F.  Search this
Extent:
20 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1971 July 21
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Herman Maril conducted 1971 July 21, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Herman Maril (1908-1986) was a painter, printmaker, and art teacher from Baltimore, Md.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav files. Duration is 53 min.
Provenance:
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.
Occupation:
Painters -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Interviews  Search this
Art teachers -- Maryland -- Baltimore.  Search this
Topic:
Printmakers -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Interviews  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.maril71
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw922525466-a5a3-4f52-b5a1-336b1576c348
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-maril71

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