Berggruen, John Henry
Active in San Francisco, Calif.
Size: 3 sound discs (1 hr., 49 min.) digital; 2 5/8 in.
Format: Originally recorded on 3 sound discs. Reformated in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 50 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of John Berggruen conducted 2008 January 28-29, by Lynn Robert Matteson, for the Archives of American Art, at the John Berggruen Gallery, in San Francisco, California.
Biographical/Historical Note: John Berggruen (1943-) is an art dealer from San Francisco, California. Lynn Robert Matteson (1939-) is an art historian from Santa Barbara, California.
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 provided by Art Dealers Association of America.
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.