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Oral history interview with John Richardson, 1971

Richardson, John, 1921-

Arts administrator


Collection Information

Size: 13 Pages, Transcript

Summary: Interview of John Richardson conducted in 1971, by Laurin Raikin and Barry Schwartz, for the Archives of American Art "Art World in Turmoil" oral history project.

Biographical/Historical Note

John Richardson (1921- ) is an art administrator in Washington, D.C.


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

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with John Richardson, 1971. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.