Oral history interview with Louise Bourgeois

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.bourge68
Creators:
Bourgeois, Louise, 1911-2010
Roberts, Colette, 1910-
Dates:
1968
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
58 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Louise Bourgeois conducted in 1968, by Colette Roberts, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) was a sculptor, born and educated in Paris and later came to New York.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics, and administrators.

General
General
Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav file. Duration is 3 hr., 55 min.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
ACCESS RESTRICTED: written permission required.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Women sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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