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Interview with James Bear, 1976 May 22, from the Maurice Tuchman interviews, 1976

Interview with James Bear, 1976 May 22

Bear, James, 1938-

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Title: Interview with James Bear

Date: 1976 May 22

Physical Details: 1 sound cassette : analog ; 38 min., 36 sec.

Description: James Bear is also known as James Michael Byrnes.

Date based on typewritten label on cassette: Subject, Diebenkorn; Hopps, W. and Byrnes, J.; Tuchman; (13 of 15 cassettes); 5/29, 5/22/76

5/29 is presumed to be date of interview with Hopps, on other side of tape.

Bear and an unidentified woman, interviewed by Tuchman, discuss their interactions with Richard Diebenkorn and their impressions of his work.

One of several interviews conducted by Tuchman in conjunction with the 1977 exhibit Richard Diebenkorn: Paintings and Drawings, 1943-1976 at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

Creator: Bear, James, 1938-

Forms part of: Maurice Tuchman interviews, 1976

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Interview with James Bear, 1976 May 22. Maurice Tuchman interviews, 1976. 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: 14650