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Fry, Anthony. (13 of 32). National Life Story Collection: Artists' Lives

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:29:20

  • Shelf mark

    C466/77

  • Subjects

    Art

  • Recording date

    17/07/2006

  • Interviewees

    Fry, Anthony (speaker, male)

  • Interviewers

    Courtney, Cathy (speaker, female)

  • Abstract

    Anthony Fry’s [AF] politics at period of Rome Scholarship. Further details WC’s visit during Rome Scholarship. Auden’s reasons for going to USA during War. Chester Kallman. Paintings by AF of Ischia and nearby. Further details Rome Scholarship. AF had paintings stolen in Venice, including Orvieto series. (John Dodgeson lost life’s work in studio fire.) Social life in Rome. Barbara Harris’s [BH] paintings in Rome. Friendship with Richard Waller, explorer. Importance of Italy to AF. AF’s house in Tuscany. Insurance from car crash paid for AF’s house.

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