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Oral history interview with Hugh Mesibov, 2012 Dec. 4

Oral history interview with Hugh Mesibov, 2012 Dec. 4

Mesibov, Hugh, 1916-

Painter, Printmaker

Collection Information

Size: 4 sound files (3 hr., 24 min.) digital, wav

Format: Originally recorded as 4 sound digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 24 min.

Summary: An interview of Hugh Mesibov conducted 2012 Dec. 4, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, at Mesibov's home and studio, in Chestnut Ridge, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Interviewee Hugh Mesibov (1913- ) is an artist and professor emeritus in Chestnut Ridge, N.Y. Interviewer James McElhinney is a painter and educator 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 administrators.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Hugh Mesibov, 2012 Dec. 4. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.