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Oral history interview with Fritz Dreisbach, 2004 April 21-22

Oral history interview with Fritz Dreisbach, 2004 April 21-22

Dreisbach, Fritz, 1941-

Glass artist

Collection Information

Size: 8 sound discs (8 hrs., 40 min.) : digital ; 2 5/8 in.

Format: Originally recorded on 8 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 21 digital wav files. Duration is 8 hr., 41 min.

Summary: An interview of Fritz Dreisbach conducted 2004 April 21-22, by Susanne Frantz, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Tucson, Arizona.

Biographical/Historical Note

Fritz Dreisbach (1941- ) is a glass artist from Tucson, Arizona. Interviewer Susanne Frantz is a writer and curator from Paradise Valley, Arizona.

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

Funding for this interview was provided by the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America. 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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Fritz Dreisbach, 2004 April 21-22. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.