Title: Interview with Philippe de Montebello
Date: 2007 November 10
Physical Details: 1 sound cassette ; 47 min., 16 sec.
Description: Side 02 is blank. Philippe de Montebello, interviewed by an unnamed man, possibly Calvin Tomkins, discusses his career at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Interview takes place soon after de Montebello has announced his plan to retire as the museum director. Discussion topics include de Montebello's predecessors, staff at the museum, and director's work becoming increasingly administrative. Recording includes one unnamed man in addition to de Montebello and interviewer.
Creator: Montebello, Philippe de, 1936-
Forms part of: Dodie Kazanjian papers, 1949-2017, bulk 1980-2017
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation Information: Philippe de Montebello and Dodie Kazanjian. Interview with Philippe de Montebello, 2007 November 10. Dodie Kazanjian papers, 1949-2017. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.
Digital ID: 23832