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Interviews by Irma Jaffe at the Whitney Museum Annual 1965-1966 exhibit opening, for the <em>Art news and interviews</em> radio series, 1965 December, from the Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977

Interviews by Irma Jaffe at the Whitney Museum Annual 1965-1966 exhibit opening, for the Art news and interviews radio series, 1965 December

Jaffe, Irma B.

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Title: Interviews by Irma Jaffe at the Whitney Museum Annual 1965-1966 exhibit opening, for the Art news and interviews radio series

Date: 1965 December

Physical Details: 1 sound tape reel : analog ; 3 in. ; 45 min., 39 sec.

Description: In the first episode of Art news and interviews, Jaffe interviews attendees at the Whitney Museum Annual's opening party on December 7th, 1965. The introduction to the episode occurs on side 2 of the reel.

Interviewees include: John I.H. Baur, the museum's director; Budd Hopkins, whose painting Yarmouth was in the exhibit; Raphael Soyer, whose portrait of John and Alice Rewald was in the exhibit; Mrs. Irving, a granddaughter of Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney; Margaret McKellar of the Whitney; Jacques Kaplan, a collector; the artist Theodoros Stamos; Ben Cunningham, whose painting Six dimensions of orange was in the exhibit; the owner of the East Hampton Gallery.

Recorded for WFMU radio station in Montclair, N.J.

Creator: Jaffe, Irma B.

Forms part of: Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Interviews by Irma Jaffe at the Whitney Museum Annual 1965-1966 exhibit opening, for the Art news and interviews radio series, 1965 December. Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977. 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: 11937