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Oral history interview with William Bailey, 2012 October 10-December 5

Oral history interview with William Bailey, 2012 October 10-December 5

Bailey, William, 1930-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 11 sound files (7 hr.,19 min.) digital, wav

Transcript: 101 pages

Format: Originally recorded as 11 sound cassette as 11 digital wav files. Duration is 7 hr., 19 min.

Summary: An interview of William Bailey conducted 2012 October 10- December 5, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art at Bailey's studio, in New Haven, Connecticut.

Biographical/Historical Note

Interviewee William Bailey (1930- ) is a figurative painter in New Haven, Connecticut. Interviewer James McElhinney (1952- ) is a painter and educator in New York, New York.

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.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with William Bailey, 2012 October 10-December 5. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.