Carter, Clarence Holbrook, b. 1904 d. 2000
Painter, Arts administrator
Active in Cleveland, Ohio
Collection size: 1 videocassette (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Collection Summary: An interview of Carter conducted by William Meek, director of the Harmon-Meek Gallery in Naples, Florida, during the Gallery's Carter retrospective, "Clarence H. Carter: Six Decades of Painting," held Jan. 16-29, 1983. Carter discusses his early desire to be an artist; childhood influences on his work; his studies in Europe and meeting Maurice Sterne and Hans Hofmann; his different styles and work in various media; his work as supervisor in Ohio for the WPA Federal Art Project; exhibitions; decline of realism in the 1940s and 1950s; and galleries which have handled his work.
Biographical/Historical Note: Painter and designer; Cleveland, Ohio.
Donated 1985 by Lewis A. Shepard.
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Also in the Archives
- Clarence Holbrook Carter papers, 1900-1979
- Oral history interview with Clarence Holbrook Carter, 1964 April 13