Oral history interview with Joan T. Washburn, 2007 Feb. 3-Apr. 14

Washburn, Joan T. , b. 1929
Gallery director
Active in New York, N.Y.

Size: 7 wav files (4 hr., 22 min.) : digital
Transcript: 87 p.

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 7 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 22 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Joan T. Washburn conducted 2007 Feb. 3 and Apr. 14, by James Wechsler, for the Archives of American Art, at the Washburn Gallery, 20 West 57th Street, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note: Joan T. Washburn (1929- ) is an art dealer and founder of Washburn Gallery in New York, N.Y. James Wechsler (1963- ) is an independent art historian in 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 this interview was provided by the Widgeon Point Charitable Foundation.
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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