Oral history interview with Jane Freilicher

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
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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Sculptors -- United States -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topic 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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