Painter, Muralist, Illustrator
Active in New York, N.Y.
Size: Sound recording: 3 sound files digital, wav file
Collection Summary: An interview of Mordi Gassner conducted 1982 Apr. 16, by Buck Pennington, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Mordi Gassner (1899-1995) was a muralist, designer, educator of New York, N.Y. and Drake's Branch, Va.
These interviews are 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 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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