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Oral history interview with George L. K. Morris, 1968 Dec. 11

Oral history interview with George L. K. Morris, 1968 Dec. 11

Morris, George L. K. (George Lovett Kingsland), 1905-1975

Sculptor, Painter, Author, Art critic

Collection Information

Size: Sound recording: 1 sound tape reel (3 hours 45 min.) ; 7 in.

Transcript: 65 p.

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 54 min. Sound quality is poor.

Summary: Interview of George L. K. Morris conducted 1968 Dec. 11, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

George L. K. Morris (1905-1975) was a painter and sculptor in New York, N.Y.

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.

Use requires an appointment.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with George L. K. Morris, 1968 Dec. 11. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.