Painter, Muralist, Printmaker, Illustrator
Active in New York, N.Y.
Sound recording: 1 sound tape reel: 7 in.
Transcript: 53 p.
Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 34 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of Abraham Rattner conducted 1968 May-June, by Colette Roberts, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Abraham Rattner (1895-1978) was a painter of New York, N.Y.
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art 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 administrators.
Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.