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Oral history interview with Giovanni Castano, 1973 June 17-1974 June 20

Oral history interview with Giovanni Castano, 1973 June 17-1974 June 20

Castano, Giovanni, 1896-1978

Painter, Dealer

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 86 pages

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 45 min.

Summary: An interview of Giovanni Castano conducted 1973 June 17-1974 June 20, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Giovanni Castano (1896-1978) was a painter and art dealer from Boston, Massachusetts.

Provenance

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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Giovanni Castano, 1973 June 17-1974 June 20. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.