Reminiscences of Ed Moulthrop 1986

 

Name
Moulthrop, Ed, 1916-2003 (Interviewee)
Polsky, Richard M (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Ed Moulthrop 1986
Abstract
Childhood, Cleveland; early interest in art, propensity for carving; scholarship to Architecture School at Western Reserve University, Cleveland; national student awards for design; two year fellowship at Princeton Architecture School; teaching at Georgia Tech from 1941 to 1950, research in wood finishes; chief designer at large architectural firm for twenty years, left firm in 1972 to work complet ely on bowls; discussion of development of his art, selling art, atmosphere for art today.
Collection Name
American craftspeople project
Subjects
Wood-carvers; Wood-carving; Arts and crafts movement; Wood finishing; Moulthrop, Ed, 1916-2003
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1986
Note (Biographical)
Wood artist.
Note
Interviewed by Richard M. Polsky on September 8, 1986.
Note (Provenance)
Ed Moulthrop, Gift 1987
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13672872
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-6kd8-mz95
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.