Philbrick, Margaret E. (Margaret Elder),
Sound recording: 1 sound tape reel ; 5 in.
Transcript: 30 p.
Collection Summary: An interview of Margaret Elder Philbrick conducted 1971 Nov. 2, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art. Philbrick speaks of her childhood, the development of her interest in art, her education at the Massachusetts College of Art, her first involvement with etching, serigraphy and colograph printmaking, her theories and use of color and light, her philosophy of work, her inspirations, and issues concerning women artists.
Biographical/Historical Note: Margaret Elder Philbrick (1914-1999) was a printmaker from Westwood, Mass.
This interview is 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.
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