Oral history interview with Dahlov Ipcar

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.ipcar79
Creators:
Ipcar, Dahlov Zorach, 1917-
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1979 Nov. 13
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Sound tape reel
Sound recording
5 in.
46 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Dahlov Ipcar conducted 1979 Nov. 13, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.
Scope and Contents
Mrs. Ipcar reflects on life in New York and Maine and her preference for the country life in Maine. She talks of the influence of her mother and her art. She recalls life during the Depression and the very minimal way of life she and her husband Adolph Ipcar had. She also talks about the changes in her life and becoming first an illustrator of children's books and eventually an author and illustrator of books for children and adults.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Dahlov Zorach Ipcar (1917- ) is a painter and illustrator from Bath, Me. Ipcar's parents are Marguerite and William Zorach.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
Author
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
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 others.

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Women artists -- United States -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Illustrators -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Zorach, Marguerite, 1887-1968 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zorach, William, 1887-1966 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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