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William Meyerowitz and Theresa Bernstein interview, 1978

William Meyerowitz and Theresa Bernstein interview, 1978

Meyerowitz, William, 1887-1981

Painter, Printmaker

Collection Information

Size: 1 sound cassette.

Summary: An interview of William Meyerowitz and Theresa Bernstein conducted by David Masters for the Sawyer Free Library, Gloucester, Massachusetts. Meyerowitz speaks of his background in Russia; his early interest in art; his Jewish identity and its effect on his work; immigrating to the United States and meeting Bernstein;

the economics of painting; his interest in music; his work in printmaking. Bernstein speaks of the Gloucester environment and its effect on her work.

Biographical/Historical Note

William Meyerowitz was a painter and etcher. He was married to Theresa Bernstein, an art historian and painter.

Provenance

Donated 1991 by the Sawyer Free Library.

Untranscribed; use requires an appointment.