Oral history interview with Edgar Breitenbach, 1975 Feb. 18

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

Size: Sound recording: 3 sound tape reels ; 5 in.
Transcript: 95 p.

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

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

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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