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Oral history interview with Eugene Berman, 1972 June 3-October 23

Oral history interview with Eugene Berman, 1972 June 3-October 23

Berman, Eugene, 1899-1972

Painter, Designer

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 73 pages

Format: Originally recorded 4 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hr., 37 min.

Summary: An interview of Eugene Berman conducted 1972 June 3-October 23, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Eugene Berman (1899-1972) was a graphic artist, painter, and designer from New York, New York.

Provenance

These interviews are 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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Eugene Berman, 1972 June 3-October 23. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.