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Ursula Hoff interviewed by Amy McGrath [sound recording]
Bib ID 2218738
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Hoff, Ursula, 1909-2005, Interviewee
 
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Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1981 
1 sound cassette (ca. 92 min.) : analog, mono. 
Summary

Hoff, an art critic and historian, talks on her childhood and education; her early impressions of art; her years as a student; various jobs in Australia; wrote several books; took out a degree in Hamburg; became the Australian delegate to the Rembrandt Exhibition; buying art for the National Gallery of Victoria; gives a description of how art was influenced by the war period in Europe and how art is influenced by the artist's country.

Notes

Tape ends abruptly.

Recorded on 9 July 1981.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-215262132

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (7 p.) and uncorrected transcript (typescript, 43 leaves) available. 
Subjects Hoff, Ursula, 1909-2005. -- Interviews.  |  National Gallery of Victoria -- Art collections.  |  Art critics -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Art dealers -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Painting -- Australia -- History and criticism.  |  Art appreciation -- Australia.  |  Art historians -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Art, Australian -- Exhibitions.
Other authors/contributors McGrath, Amy, 1921-2019, Interviewer

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