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Oral history interview with Sidney Simon, 1973 October 17-November 8

Oral history interview with Sidney Simon, 1973 October 17-November 8

Simon, Sidney, 1917-1997

Sculptor, Painter

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 123 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 3 tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 6 hr., 24 min.

Summary: An interview of Sidney Simon conducted 1973 October 17-November 8, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sidney Simon (1917-1997) was a sculptor and painter from New York, N.Y.

Provenance

These interviews are 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 others.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Sidney Simon, 1973 October 17-November 8. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.