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Oral history interview with George S. Abrams, 2018 Jan. 25- Oct. 25

Oral history interview with George S. Abrams, 2018 Jan. 25- Oct. 25

Abrams, George S., 1932-

Lawyer, Collector

Overview

Collection Information

Size: Sound recording: 6 sound files (5 hr., 5 min.) digital, wav

Summary: An interview with George S. Abrams conducted 2018 January 25-26, and October 25 by Louisa Wood Ruby, for the Archives of American Art and the Center for the History of Collecting in America at the Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection, at the Archives of American Art in New York, New York.

Biographical/Historical Note

George S. Abrams (1932- ) is a lawyer and art collector in Boston, Massachusetts. Louisa Wood Ruby (1959- ) is an Art Historian at the Frick Art Reference Library, New York, New York.

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 Barbara Fleischman.

How to Use This Collection

For information on how to access this interview contact Reference Services.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with George S. Abrams, 2018 Jan. 25- Oct. 25. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.