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Oral history interview with Antonio Frasconi, 1971 June 9

Frasconi, Antonio, 1919-

Painter, Printmaker, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: Sound recording: 2 Sound tape reels, 5 in.; 60 Pages, Transcript

Summary: Interview of Antonio Frasconi conducted 1971 June 9, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Antonio Frasconi (1919-) is a Uruguayan born illustrator, painter, and printmaker from Norwalk, Conn.


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.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Use requires an appointment.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Antonio Frasconi, 1971 June 9. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.