Fritz Eichenberg [videorecording]: illuminations / WGBH Ten O'Clock News ; producers, Christopher Lydon and Mark Davis

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.wgbhedut2
Creators:
WGBH Educational Foundation
Dates:
c1985
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Item
videocassette (ca. 30 min.)
sd., col.
1/2 in.
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of wood engraver and book illustrator Fritz Eichenberg conducted by Christopher Lydon for WGBH television station, broadcast December 25, 1985. Included are shots of Eichenberg's engravings for works by Shakespeare, Swift, Dostoevsky and many others. Also appearing is Harold McGrath, who demonstrates the printing of one of Eichenberg's engravings.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Illustrator, printmaker; Peace Dale, R.I. Died 1990.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1992 by WGBH Educational Foundation. The video was made for and broadcast by WGBH, a PBS TV station. It was at Mrs. Eichenberg's suggestion that Christopher Lydon, the interviewer, arrange this gift.

Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint)
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint)
Boston : WGBH Educational Foundation, c1985.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Conditions Governing Use
Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce must be obtained from WGBH Educational Foundation.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Illustration of books -- 20th century Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers -- United States -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wood-engravers -- United States -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Prints -- 20th century -- Technique Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Illustrators -- Rhode Island -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers -- Rhode Island -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Video recordings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Eichenberg, Fritz, 1901-1990 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lydon, Christopher Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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