Oral history interview with Jane Freilicher
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.freili87
Creators:
Freilicher, Jane, 1924-
Shikler, Barbara
Dates:
1987 Aug. 4-5
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
2 Sound cassettes
Sound recording
79 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Jane Freilicher conducted 1987 Aug. 4-5, by Barbara Shikler, for the Archives of American Art.
Scope and Contents
Freilicher speaks of her family background; her friendships with Kenneth Koch, Larry Rivers, Fairfield Porter and John Ashbery; studying with Hans Hofmann; making avant-garde movies; inspirations for her work; her methods.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Jane Freilicher (1924- ) is a painter from New York, N.Y.

Administration
Sponsor
Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
These interviews are part of the Archives' 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 others.

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Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Ashbery, John, 1927- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Koch, Kenneth, 1925- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Porter, Fairfield Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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