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Interview with Eugene Berman, 1971 October 16

Berman, Eugene, 1899-1972


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Title: Interview with Eugene Berman

Date: 1971 October 16

Physical Details: 1 sound cassette : analog ; 47 min., 14 sec.

Description: Berman, interviewed by Lynes, discusses a MoMA exhibit of surrealist works in 1936 in which he was not included; he talks about other Surrealist painters including Pavel Tchelitchew and Roberto Matta; mentions interactions with MoMA's Alfred Barr, and his dealer Julien Levy.

Identification on cassette insert (handwritten): Eugen Berman on MOMA; October 16, '71.

Creator: Berman, Eugene, 1899-1972

Forms part of: Russell Lynes papers, 1930-1986

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Eugene Berman and Russell Lynes. Interview with Eugene Berman, 1971 October 16. Russell Lynes papers, 1930-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 16023