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Oral history interview with Clifford Amyx, 1982 December 28

Oral history interview with Clifford Amyx, 1982 December 28

Amyx, Clifford, 1909-1997

Painter, Educator, Author

Collection Information

Size: Sound recording: 1 sound file digital, wav file

Format: Originally recorded as 1 cassette. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 48 minutes.

Summary: An interview of Clifford Amyx conducted 1982 December 28, by Buck Pennington, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Clifford Amyx (1909-1997) was a painter and educator from Lexington, Kentucky.

Provenance

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.

Funding

Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Clifford Amyx, 1982 December 28. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.