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Oral history interview with Ise Gropius, 1980 Aug. 9-14

Oral history interview with Ise Gropius, 1980 Aug. 9-14

Gropius, Ise, 1897-1983

Author

Collection Information

Size: Sound recording, master: 4 sound tapes ; 5 in.

Sound recording, dup: 10 sound discs 2 5/8 in.

Summary: An interview of Ise Gropius conducted 1980 Aug. 9-14, by Anneliese Harding, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Ise Gropius (1897-1983) was a writer from Lincoln, Mass. Anneliese Harding (1920-2010) was an art historian from Wellesley, Mass. Ise Gropius was the wife of Walter Gropius.

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.

Untranscribed; use requires an appointment.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Ise Gropius, 1980 Aug. 9-14. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.