Hugo Gellert interview

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.gellhugi
Creators:
Gellert, Hugo, 1892-1985
Buhle, Paul, 1944-
Dates:
1984 Apr. 4
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
16 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Interview of Hugo Gellert conducted by Paul Buhle. Gellert speaks of his political cartoons and illustrations for NEW MASSES, THE NEW YORKER, THE NEW YORK WORLD, ELORE, and other publications; his travels to Paris and Hungary; organizing Artists for Victory; the destruction of the Diego Rivera mural at Rockefeller Center and the subsequent artists' protest; his mural paintings; and his political activities.
Scope and Contents
He recalls the editors and artists associated with THE MASSES including Max Eastman, Floyd Dell, Michael Gold, John Reed and Art Young.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Mural painter.

Administration
Reproduction Note
Item is a transcript.
Existence and Location of Originals
Original tape is owned by Paul Buhle.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1987 by Paul Buhle.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
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Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Political cartoons Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art and state Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art publishing Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Muralists -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interviews Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dell, Floyd, 1887-1969 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Eastman, Max, 1883-1969 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gold, Michael Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Reed, John, 1887-1920 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Young, Art, 1866-1943 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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