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Brisley, Stuart. (1 of 29). National Life Story Collection: Artists' Lives

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:31:41

  • Shelf mark

    C466/43

  • Subjects

    Art

  • Recording date

    1996-09-12 and 1996-09-27 and 1996-10-10 and 1996-11-15 and 1996-11-21

  • Interviewees

    Brisley, Stuart, 1933- (speaker, male)

  • Interviewers

    Roberts, Melanie, (speaker, female)

  • Abstract

    Part 1. Interview 12th September 1996. Stuart Brisley (SB) was born in Grayswood, Surrey, 1933. Idyllic country childhood. Details. One brother (7 years younger). Brought up during the war with two groups of evacuees. Kept birds' eggs and loved to draw birds. Very loving parents. Father station master. Children encouraged educationally. Church (Protestant) featured large for children. Mother was a nurse. Family, details. Radio, war experience as a child.

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    Stuart Brisley interviewed by Melanie Roberts: full transcript of the interview

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