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Elizabeth Frink: being out of critical fashion
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Frink, Elisabeth (speaker, female)
Gooding, Mel (speaker, male)
Anthony Caro's work led to an increase in abstract sculpture amongst younger sculptors. Elizabeth Frink, committed to sculptures that refer to natural objects, remembers being out of critical fashion.
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).