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Philip Evergood interview, 1959 June

Evergood, Philip Howard, 1901-1973

Painter, Printmaker


Collection Information

Size: 2 Sound tapes, (198 p. transcript), 7 in.

Summary: An interview of Philip Evergood conducted by John I. H. Baur for the Whitney Museum. Evergood speaks of the stylistic qualities of his paintings, his method of painting, and the sources of subject matter and symbolism in his work. He comments on BOY FROM STALINGRAD, LILY AND THE SPARROWS, MEN AND MOUNTAIN, THE SIDING, AMERICAN TRAGEDY, MY FOREBEARS WERE PIONEERS, MOON MAIDEN, LEDA IN HIGH PLACES, THE HIDDEN APPLE, PORTRAIT OF MY MOTHER, THE LITTLE CAPTAIN, and other paintings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; New York, N.Y.


Provenance unknown.

Language Note

English .

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Philip Evergood interview, 1959 June. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.