Preserving the last bohemian [videorecording] / Courtney Turk, producer, director, cinematograher

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.turkcour
Creators:
Turk, Courtney
Dates:
2000
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Item
Master: 1 video cassette (13 min.)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Documents the collecting procedures of the Archives of American Art, using painter, muralist, sculptor Jirayr Zorthian (b. 1911) as a subject for collecting. The video was produced, directed and videographed by Courtney Turk for the Television Arts class at Loyola-Marymount University, Los Angeles. Participants include Zorthian, Dabney Zorthian, artist John Outterbridge, and AAA Regional Collector Paul Karlstrom.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, muralist, sculptor; Altadena, Calif.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 2001 by Courtney Turk

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Video recordings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zorthian, Jirayr Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
750 9th Street, NW
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
https://www.aaa.si.edu/services/questions
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