Caulfield, Patrick. (6 of 14). National Life Story Collection: Artists' Lives

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  • Recording date

    1996-27-03 and 1996-17-07 and 1997-21-04 and 1998-25-08

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    interviewee's home, United Kingdom

  • Interviewees

    Caulfield, Patrick, 1936-2005 (speaker, male)

  • Interviewers

    Lambirth, Andrew, (speaker, male)

  • Abstract

    Part 6. Patrick Caulfield's (PC) work at Chelsea, and remarks on New American Painting exhibition, 1959; the influence of Philip Guston. PC's admission to Royal College of Art, and importance of Lawrence Gowing; friendship with Alan Jones, and interest in model soldiers; PC's interest in war games shared with Brian Westbury. Discussion of PC's drawing and painting at Chelsea; recollections of Robert Buhler; discussion of Young Contemporaries exhibition; visit to Greece with Richard Bawden and Pauline Boty and others; friendship with Samuel Buri.

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    Patrick Caulfield interviewed by Andrew Lambirth: full transcript of the interview

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