Active in New York, N.Y.
Sound recording, master: 1 sound tape reel analog 5 in.
Sound recording, dups: 2 sound cassettes analog
Collection Summary: An interview of Peter Dechar conducted 1965 Sept. 6, by Dorothy Seckler, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Interviewee Peter Dechar (1942- ) is a painter in New York, N.Y. Interviewer Dorothy Seckler (1910-1994) was an art historian.
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 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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