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Oral history interview with Herman Maril, 1971 July 21

Maril, Herman, 1908-1986

Art teacher, Painter


Collection Information

Size: 20 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav files. Duration is 53 min.

Summary: An interview of Herman Maril conducted 1971 July 21, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Herman Maril (1908-1986) was a painter, printmaker, and art teacher from Baltimore, Md.


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.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Herman Maril, 1971 July 21. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.