Originally recorded on 5 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 49 min.
An interview of Don Bachardy conducted 2009 May 21, August 7, and October 7, by Susan Ford Morgan, for the Archives of American Art, at the Bachardy's home, in Santa Monica, California.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Don Bachardy, 2009 May 21-October 7. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Transcript is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
Funding for this interview was provided by the Brown Foundation.
Don Bachardy (1934-) is an American portrait artist in Santa Monica, California.
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.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001