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Phillips Collection panel discussion, 1983 Oct. 22

Phillips Collection panel discussion, 1983 Oct. 22

Phillips Collection

Collection Information

Size: 1 sound cassette.

Summary: A panel discussion sponsored by the Phillips Collection. The participants speak of the activities of the Phillips School, the Phillips Studio House and Washington artists in the 1930s and 1940s. The participants are: Franz Bader, William Howard Calfee, Margaret Casey Gates, and Helen Rennie. Martha Carey is moderator.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art museum; Washington, D.C. Founded in 1921 by collector and art connoisseur, Duncan Phillips, and his wife, Marjorie, upon opening his home to the public. Collection consists primarily of 19th and 20th century European and American art. In 1989 the Goh Annex was added to the original 1897 Georgian Revival house to expand the museums's exhibition space.

Provenance

Donated 1983 by the Phillips Collection.

Restrictions on Access

Untranscribed; use is not recommended until item can be duplicated and user copy created.

How to Cite This Collection

Phillips Collection panel discussion, 1983 Oct. 22. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.