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Oral history interview with James Goodman, 2009 Sept. 10-16

Oral history interview with James Goodman, 2009 Sept. 10-16

Goodman, James, 1929-

Dealer

Collection Information

Size: 6 wav files (2 hr., 48 min.) : digital

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 48 min.

Summary: An interview of James Goodman conducted 2009 Sept. 10-16, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, at Goodman's home, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

James Goodman (1929- ) is an art dealer in New York, N.Y. Goodman established James Goodman Gallery in 1958 and is a founding member of the Art Dealers Association of America.

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 Widgeon Point Charitable Foundation. 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 James Goodman, 2009 Sept. 10-16. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.