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Oral history interview with William Gropper, 1965 June 12

Gropper, William, 1897-1977

Painter, Cartoonist, Caricaturist


Collection Information

Size: 1 Sound tape, Sound recording: 1 sound tape, 7 in.; 20 Pages, Transcript

Summary: Interview of William Gropper conducted 1965 June 12, by Bruce Hooton, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

William Gropper (1897-1977) was a painter from New York, N.Y.


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.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Transcript available through interlibrary loan or with an appointment at AAA offices.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with William Gropper, 1965 June 12. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.