Oral history interview with Karl Kup

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.kup70
Creators:
Kup, Karl, 1903-1981
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1970 Mar. 5
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
35 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Karl Kup conducted 1970 Mar. 5, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Karl Kup (1903-1981) was the curator of the Spencer Collection and keeper of prints, New York Public Library, New York City.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview is 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.

General
General
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 59 min.

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Repository Contact
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