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Oral history interview with Kent F. Ipsen, 2009 July 4

Oral history interview with Kent F. Ipsen, 2009 July 4

Ipsen, Kent F., 1933-

Glass artist

Collection Information

Size: 2 wav files (1 hr., 48 min.): digital

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 48 min.

Summary: An interview of Kent F. Ipsen conducted 2009 July 4, by Josephine Shea, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Ipsen's studio, in Richmond, Virginia.

Biographical/Historical Note

Kent F. Ipsen (1933- ) is a glass artist in Richmond, Virginia.

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.

Funding

Funding for this interview was provided by the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America. 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 Kent F. Ipsen, 2009 July 4. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.