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Oral history interview with Tony Rosenthal, 1968 May 10-June 29

Oral history interview with Tony Rosenthal, 1968 May 10-June 29

Rosenthal, Tony, 1914-2009

Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 33 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 15 min.

Summary: An interview of Tony Rosenthal conducted 1968 May 10-June 29, by Sevim Fesci, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Tony Rosenthal (1914-2009) was a sculptor of New York, N.Y. Rosenthal was a sculptor of public art best known for creating large outdoor geometric pieces.

Provenance

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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Tony Rosenthal, 1968 May 10-June 29. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.