Active in New York, N.Y.
Size: Transcript: 32 p.
Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hrs., 7 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of Jean Lipman conducted 1973 June 19, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Lipman discusses his education, New York art collectors and art historians, his interest in American folk art, and his association with "Art in America," among other topics.
Biographical/Historical Note: Jean Lipman (1909-1998) was an art editor and writer from New York, N.Y.
This interview is part of the Archives' 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.