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Oral history interview with Karen Karnes, 1971 Oct. 4

Oral history interview with Karen Karnes, 1971 Oct. 4

Karnes, Karen, 1925-

Potter

Collection Information

Size: Sound recording: 1 sound tape reel (1 hour 30 min.) ; 5 in.

Transcript: 53 p.

Format: Sound quality is poor.

Summary: An interview of Karen Karnes conducted 1971 Oct. 4, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Karen Karnes (1925-) is a ceramist from West Danville, Vt.

Provenance

This interview is part of the Archives' 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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Karen Karnes, 1971 Oct. 4. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.