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Oral history interview with Karl Knaths, 1962 Aug. 2

Oral history interview with Karl Knaths, 1962 Aug. 2

Knaths, Karl, 1891-1971

Painter, Educator, Printmaker

Collection Information

Size: Sound recordings: master 3 sound tape reels (1 hr., 15 min.) 5 in.

Transcript: 35 p.

Summary: An interview of Karl Knaths conducted 1962 Aug. 2, by Dorothy Seckler, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Karl Knaths (1891-1971) was a painter rom Provincetown, Mass.

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.

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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Karl Knaths, 1962 Aug. 2. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.