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Oral history interview with Otis Philbrick, 1971 June 30

Oral history interview with Otis Philbrick, 1971 June 30

Philbrick, Otis, 1888-1973

Painter

Collection Information

Size: Sound recording: 1 sound tape reel ; 5 in. (39 p. transcript)

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 1 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 38 min.

Summary: An interview of Otis Philbrick conducted 1971 June 30, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Otis Philbrick (1888-1973) was a painter, printmaker, educator from Boston, 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 Otis Philbrick, 1971 June 30. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.