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Oral history interview with Robert M. Light, 2008 Apr. 25

view Oral history interview with Robert M. Light, 2008 Apr. 25 digital asset number 1
Interviewee:
Light, Robert M., 1929-
Creator:
Light, Robert M.
Interviewer:
Aronow, Gail, 1947-
Subject:
Art Dealers Association of America
Place of publication, production, or execution:
California
Physical Description:
4 wav files (3 hr.) digital
Transcript: 50 p.
General Note:
Originally recorded on 3 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr.
Summary:
An interview of Robert M. Light conducted 2008 Apr. 25, by Gail Aronow, for the Archives of American Art, at Light's office in Monticeto, Calif.
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Robert M. Light, 2008 Apr. 25. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Transcript is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
Funding:
Funding for this interview was provided by Art Dealers Association of America. 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.
Biography Note:
Interviewer Robert M. Light (1929-2016) was an art dealer and founder of R. M. Light and Company in Santa Barbara, Calif. Interviewee Gail Aronow (1947- ) is an art historian in New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
This interview is 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 administrators.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art dealers
Art galleries, Commercial
Interviews
Sound recordings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15817
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)289907
AAA_collcode_light08
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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