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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:

Giotto avec 192 reproductions hors texte traduction de V. A. Gauthier

Author:
Carrà, Carlo 1881-1966  Search this
Author:
Gauthier, V. A  Search this
Subject:
Giotto 1266?-1337 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Physical description:
2 pages leaves, 7-102 pages, 1 leaves CXCII pl. on 96 leaves 28 cm
Type:
Books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Date:
1926
Call number:
N40.1.G51 C3g
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_279107

The makers of Florence : Dante, Giotto, Savonarola and their city / by Mrs. Oliphant ... With portrait of Savonarola engraved by C.H. Jeens and illustrations from drawings by Professor Delamotte

Author:
Oliphant Mrs (Margaret) 1828-1897  Search this
Jeens, Charles Henry 1827-1879  Search this
Subject:
Dante Alighieri 1265-1321  Search this
Giotto 1266?-1337  Search this
Savonarola, Girolamo 1452-1498  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 422 p. illus. 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Florence (Italy)
Date:
1885
Topic:
History  Search this
Call number:
DG731.7 .O4 1885
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_590269

All the paintings of Giotto. Text by Roberto Salvini. Translated by Paul Colacicchi

Author:
Giotto 1266?-1337  Search this
Salvini, Roberto  Search this
Subject:
Giotto 1266?-1337  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. (108 p.) illus., plates (part col.) 19 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1964
[1964, c1963]
Call number:
N40.1.G51 S18 1963
N40.1.G51S18 1963
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_420436

The heritage of Giotto's geometry : art and science on the eve of the scientific revolution / Samuel Y. Edgerton, Jr

Author:
Edgerton, Samuel Y  Search this
Subject:
Giotto 1266?-1337 Themes, motives  Search this
Physical description:
x, 319 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1991
Topic:
Perspective  Search this
Visual perception  Search this
Space (Art)  Search this
Art, Medieval  Search this
Art, Renaissance  Search this
Call number:
N7430.5 .E34 1991X
N7430.5.E34 1991X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_422257

Giotto, the Arena Chapel frescoes / Giuseppe Basile

Author:
Giotto 1266?-1337  Search this
Basile, Giuseppe d. 2007  Search this
Subject:
Giotto 1266?-1337 Themes, motives  Search this
Cappella degli Scrovegni nell'Arena (Padua, Italy)  Search this
Physical description:
388 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1993
Call number:
N40.1.G51 B32 E1993
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_468465

The makers of Florence : Dante, Giotto, Savonarola and their city / by Mrs. Oliphant, with portrait of Savonarola engraved by C.H. Jeens and illustrations from drawings by Professor Delamotte

Author:
Oliphant Mrs (Margaret) 1828-1897  Search this
Subject:
Dante Alighieri 1265-1321  Search this
Giotto 1266?-1337  Search this
Savonarola, Girolamo 1452-1498  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 422 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Florence (Italy)
Date:
1883
Topic:
History  Search this
Call number:
DG731.7 .O4Z
DG731.7.O4Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_347992

Giotto and some of his followers, by Osvald Sirén ... English translation by Frederic Schenck ..

Author:
Sirén, Osvald 1879-1966  Search this
Schenck, Frederic 1887-  Search this
Subject:
Giotto 1266?-1337  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. 220 pl. 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Italy
Date:
1917
Topic:
Painting, Italian  Search this
Painters  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.G51 S6
N40.1.G51S6
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_91812

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