Active in Washington, D.C.
Size: Transcript: 62 pages
Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound cassettes. Reformated in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 17 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of Leon and Ida Fox Berkowitz conducted 1979 June 5, by Julie Haifley, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Leon Berkowitz (1919-1987) was a painter from Washington, D.C.
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.