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Oral history interview with Carl Holty, 1968 Sept. 25-Oct. 1

Oral history interview with Carl Holty, 1968 Sept. 25-Oct. 1

Holty, Carl, 1900-1973

Painter, Author

Collection Information

Size: Sound recording: 2 sound tape reels (5 hours 30 min.) ; 7 in.

Transcript: 110 p.

Format: Sound quality is poor.

Summary: Interviews of Carl Holty conducted 1968 Sept. 25-Oct. 1, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Carl Holty (1900-1973) was a painter and writer from New York, N.Y.

Provenance

These interviews are 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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Carl Holty, 1968 Sept. 25-Oct. 1. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.