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Interview with Paul Jenkins, 1965

Jenkins, Paul, 1923-2012


Item Information

Title: Interview with Paul Jenkins

Date: 1965

Physical Details: 1 sound tape reel : analog ; 3 in. ; 11 min., 50 sec.

Description: Jenkins is interviewed by Roberts as part of the "Meet the Artist" program at New York University. Jenkins discusses his early years, his appreciation for Magritte, and how his painting was inspired by his work with glazes in pottery-making.

Interview was recorded in Roberts' kitchen.

Creator: Jenkins, Paul, 1923-2012

Forms part of: Colette Roberts Papers and Interviews with Artists, 1918-1971

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Paul Jenkins and Colette Jacqueline Roberts. Interview with Paul Jenkins, 1965. Colette Roberts Papers and Interviews with Artists, 1918-1971. 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: 11509