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Oral history interview with James Thomas Flexner, 1975 Jan. 29-Apr. 21

Oral history interview with James Thomas Flexner, 1975 Jan. 29-Apr. 21

Flexner, James Thomas, 1908-2003

Art historian, Author, Biographer

Collection Information

Size: Sound recording: 5 sound tape reels ; 5 in.

Transcript: 184 p.

Summary: An interview of James Thomas Flexner conducted 1975 Jan. 29-Apr. 21, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

James Thomas Flexner (1908-2003) was an art historian from New York, N.Y.

Provenance

These interviews are 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 others.

Funding

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.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with James Thomas Flexner, 1975 Jan. 29-Apr. 21. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.