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Clarence H. Carter [videorecording]: six decades of painting / [produced by] Harmon-Meek Gallery, 1983

Clarence H. Carter [videorecording]: six decades of painting / [produced by] Harmon-Meek Gallery, 1983

Carter, Clarence Holbrook, 1904-2000

Painter, Arts administrator

Collection Information

Size: 1 videocassette (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

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.

Provenance

Donated 1985 by Lewis A. Shepard.

How to Cite This Collection

Clarence H. Carter [videorecording]: six decades of painting / [produced by] Harmon-Meek Gallery, 1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.