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Oral history interview with June Leaf, 2009 Nov. 16-2010 May 17

Leaf, June, 1929-

Painter, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 4 Items, memory cards (2 hr., 56 min.), secure digital, 1.25 in.; 51 Pages, Transcript

Summary: An interview of June Leaf conducted 2009 Nov. 16 and 2010 May 17, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at the Leaf's studio, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

June Leaf (1929- ) is a painter and sculptor in New York, N.Y. and Nova Scotia, Canada. Interviewer Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) is the former executive director of iCI in New York, N.Y.


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.

Language Note

English .


Funding for this interview was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.

How to Use This Collection

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with June Leaf, 2009 Nov. 16-2010 May 17. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.