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Oral history interview with Leslie J. Garfield, 2012 Dec. 18- 2013 Apr. 17

Oral history interview with Leslie J. Garfield, 2012 Dec. 18- 2013 Apr. 17

Garfield, Leslie J., 1932-

Collector

Collection Information

Size: 4 sound files (3 hr., 50 min.) : digital, wav

Transcript: 135 pages.

Format: Originally recorded as 4 sound digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 50 min.

Summary: An interview of Leslie J. Garfield conducted 2012 Dec. 18-2013 Apr. 17, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Garfield's home, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Leslie J. Garfield (1932- ) is a collector in New York, N.Y. Judith Olch Richards (1952- ) is former director of iCI in New York, N.Y.

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 Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Leslie J. Garfield, 2012 Dec. 18- 2013 Apr. 17. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.