Oral history interview with Irving Blum
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Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.blum77
Creators:
Blum, Irving, 1930-
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1977 May 31-June 23
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
81 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Irving Blum conducted 1977 May 31-June 23, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Irving Blum (1930- ) is an art dealer and collector from New York, New York.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
These interviews are 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.

General
General
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 53 min.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art, American Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- New York (State) -- Interviews Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art dealers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sound recordings Genre_form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interviews Genre_form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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