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Oral history interview with Judith Heidler Richardson, 1974 March 7-May 8

Oral history interview with Judith Heidler Richardson, 1974 March 7-May 8

Richardson, Judith Heidler, 1942-

Museum director, Dealer

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 239 pages

Format: Originally recorded on 4 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 7 digital wav files. Duration is 7 hr., 22 min.

Summary: Interview of Judith Heidler Richardson conducted 1974 March 7-May 8, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Judith Heidler Richardson (1942- 2003) was an art dealer and museum director from Newport, R.I.

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 Judith Heidler Richardson, 1974 March 7-May 8. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.