Oral history interview with Edgar Breitenbach, 1975 February 18

Breitenbach, Edgar , b. 1903 d. 1977
Art historian
Active in Md.

Size: Transcript: 95 pages

Format: Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 52 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Edgar Breitenbach conducted 1975 February 18, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Edgar Breitenbach (1903-1977) was an art historian from Chevy Chase, Maryland.

This interview is part of the Archives' 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 others.

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.

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