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Oral history interview with Harold Tovish, 1974 February 7-1977 March 17

Oral history interview with Harold Tovish, 1974 February 7-1977 March 17

Tovish, Harold, 1921-2008

Sculptor, Painter

Collection Information

Size: 3 sound files : digital, wav file

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 10 min.

Summary: Interviews of Harold Tovish conducted 1974 February 7-1977 March 17, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Harold Tovish (1921-2008) was a painter and sculptor from Brookline, Massachusetts.

Provenance

These interviews are 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 Harold Tovish, 1974 February 7-1977 March 17. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.