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Oral history interview with Fritz Eichenberg, 1970 November 3

Eichenberg, Fritz, 1901-1990, Eichenberg, Fritz, 1901-1990

Printmaker, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 56 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 23 min.

Summary: An interview of Fritz Eichenberg conducted 1970 November 3, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Fritz Eichenberg (1901-1990) was an illustrator and printmaker from Peace Dale, Rhode Island.


This interview is 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.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Fritz Eichenberg, 1970 November 3. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.