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Oral history interview with Cundo Bermúdez, 1997 December 13

Oral history interview with Cundo Bermúdez, 1997 December 13

Bermúdez, Cundo, 1914-2008

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 2 sound cassettes : analog.

Format: Originally recorded 2 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 45 min. Poor sound quality.

Summary: An interview of Cundo Bermúdez conducted 1997 December 13, by Juan A. Martínez, in Bermudez's home/studio, Miami, Florida, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Cundo Bermúdez (1914-2008) was a Cuban American painter. Born in Havana, 1914.

Provenance

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 the Smithsonian Institution's Latino Pool Fund.

Funding

The digital preservation of this interview received Federal support from the Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center.

Untranscribed; use requires an appointment. Not to be transcribed due to poor sound. Interview recorded at slow speed.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Cundo Bermúdez, 1997 December 13. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.