Oral history interview with Jan Cox, 1972 April 7-25

Cox, Jan , b. 1919 d. 1980
Active in New York, N.Y.; Belgium

Size: Transcript: 66 pages
0.2 linear feet

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 34 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Jan Cox conducted 1972 April 7-25, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art. Also included is research material regarding the interview.

Biographical/Historical Note: Jan Cox (1919-1980) was a painter and educator from Boston, Massachusetts.

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.

How to Use this Interview

  • For more information on using the Archives’ resources, see the FAQ or Ask Us.

Make a Request

Reading Room Reproduction

Also in the Archives