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Oral history interview with Yvonne Jacquette, 1989 June 6-Dec. 13

Oral history interview with Yvonne Jacquette, 1989 June 6-Dec. 13

Jacquette, Yvonne, 1934-

Painter, Printmaker

Collection Information

Size: Sound recording 6 sound cassettes

Transcript 287 p.

Summary: An interview of Yvonne Jacquette conducted 1989 June 6-Dec. 13, by Barbara Shikler for the Archives of American Art. Jacquette discusses the evolution of her subject matter, attaining aerial views; pivotal paintings; techniques and media; locales; and meditation. She recalls Rudy Burckhardt, Edwin Dewby, Janet Fish, Sylvia Mangold, Brooke Alexander, Red and Mimi Grooms and others.

Biographical/Historical Note

Yvonne Jacquette (1934- ) is a painter from New York, N.Y.

Provenance

This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral Hisotry 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. Funding for this interview provided by the Lannan Foundation.

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 Yvonne Jacquette, 1989 June 6-Dec. 13. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.