Herbert, Jocelyn (12 of 28)  National Sound Archive: General Collection

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  • Recording date

    1992, 1992-05-19

  • Recording locations

    Interviewee's homes in London and Hampshire

  • Interviewees

    Herbert, Jocelyn 1917-2003 (speaker, female)

  • Interviewers

    Courtney, Cathy (speaker, female)

  • Abstract

    Part 12: Describes Rossetti Studios, home of JH and George Devine; Laurence Olivier and Joan Plowright when courting used Rossetti Studios. JH explains how she came to have a print of [Henri} Matisse’s The Snail. Memories of living at Rossetti Studios while working at the Royal Court. Houses where JH lived when married to Anthony Lousada. JH realising she was unhappy in her marriage to Anthony Lousada, leaving him to live with George Devine.

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    Life story interview with Jocelyn Herbert (1917-2003), theatre designer.

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