Oral history interview with Dorothy Varian
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.varian80
Creators:
Varian, Dorothy, 1895-1985
Berman, Avis
Dates:
1980 December 6-7
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
66 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Dorothy Varian conducted 1980 December 6-7, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Dorothy Varian (1895-1985) was a painter from New York, N.Y.

Administration
Sponsor
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. Funding for this interview was provided by the Wyeth Endowment for American Art.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
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.

General
General
Originally recorded on 4 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 56 min.

Digital Content

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Keywords
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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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