crown CU Home > Libraries Home
Columbia Center for Oral History Portal >

Oral history interview with Lee Krasner, 1978

Creator: Krasner, Lee, 1908-1984
Project: New York's art world project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 46 pages. Sound recording: 1 reel
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
Full CLIO record >>

Biographical Note

Painter; interviewee married Jackson Pollock, d.1984.

Scope and Contents

Student years with Hans Hofmann (1937-40); marriage and professional association with Jackson Pollock; transition from Academy to cubist work; early years of abstract expressionism in New York, N.Y.; Litte Image series; collage work from 1953.

Subjects

Using this collection

Columbia Center for Oral History

Address:
Columbia University
535 West 114th Street
801 Butler Library, Box 20
MC1129
New York, NY 10027
Telephone:
(212) 854-7083

Email:
oralhist
@libraries.cul.columbia.edu

Website:
Columbia Center for Oral History