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Elizabeth Frink: 'The Ascent of Man'
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Frink, Elisabeth (speaker, female)
Gooding, Mel (speaker, male)
Elizabeth Frink recalls the response to her public commission for Manchester airport, 'The Ascent of Man'.
This is a short extract from a life story oral history interview recorded for the National Life Stories project 'Artists' Lives'and published on the CD 'The sculptor speaks : extracts from recordings with post-war British sculptors' (British Library and the Henry Moore Institute, 2001).