Oral history interview with Thomas Gentille

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.gentil09
Creators:
Gentille, Thomas
Ilse-Neuman, Ursula
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2009 August 2-5
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
75 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Thomas Gentille conducted 2009 August 2 and 5, by Ursula Ilse-Neuman, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Ilse-Neuman's home, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Thomas Gentille (1936- ) is a jeweler and educator and lives and works in New York, N.Y. Gentille taught at Haystack Mountain School of Crafts and Penland School of Crafts.

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 4 memory cards as 6 sound files. Duration is 3 hr.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Jewelers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Educators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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