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Oral history interview with Consuelo Jimenez Underwood, 2011 July 5-6

Oral history interview with Consuelo Jimenez Underwood, 2011 July 5-6

Underwood, Consuelo Jimenez, 1949-

Weaver, Educator

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 208 pages.

Format: Originally recorded as 7 sound files. Duration is 6 hr., 41 min.

Summary: An interview of Consuelo Jimenez Underwood conducted 2011 July 5 and 6, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Underwood's home and studio, in Cupertino, California.

Biographical/Historical Note

Consuelo Jimenez Underwood (1949- ) is a weaver in Cupertino, California. Mija Riedel (1958- ) is an independent scholar in San Francisco, California.

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 administrators.

Funding

Funding for this interview was provided by the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Consuelo Jimenez Underwood, 2011 July 5-6. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.