Archives of American Art

Philip Evergood interview

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.everphil3
Creators:
Evergood, Philip, 1901-1973
Baur, John I. H. (John Ireland Howe), 1909-1987
Dates:
1959 June
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
2 Sound tapes
(198 p. transcript)
7 in.
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
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
Biographical / Historical
Painter; New York, N.Y.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Provenance unknown.

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