Parkinson, Elizabeth Bliss
Collector, Art patron
Active in New York, N.Y.
Size: Transcript: 97 p.
Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 23 min.
Collection Summary: Interview of Elizabeth Bliss Parkinson conducted 1970 Nov. 30-Dec. 17, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Elizabeth Bliss Parkinson (1907-2001) was an art collector and patron from New York, N.Y.
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.