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Oral history interview with Seymour Lipton, 1964 Apr. 28-May 20

Oral history interview with Seymour Lipton, 1964 Apr. 28-May 20

Lipton, Seymour, 1903-1986

Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 28 p.

Format: Originally recorded on 6 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 7 min.

Summary: An interview of Seymour Lipton conducted by Dorothy Seckler between 1964 Apr. 28-May 20 for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Seymour Lipton (1903-1986) was a sculptor from New York, N.Y.

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 Seymour Lipton, 1964 Apr. 28-May 20. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.