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Haridas Chaudhuri lecture on art and general semantics, 1959 February 16

Haridas Chaudhuri lecture on art and general semantics, 1959 February 16

Chaudhuri, Haridas, 1913-1975

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Title: Haridas Chaudhuri lecture on art and general semantics

Date: 1959 February 16

Physical Details: 1 sound tape reel : analog ; 7 in. ; 32 min., 21 sec.

Description: In a guest lecture at the Schaeffer school, Chaudhuri examines various answers to the question "what is the function of art?"

Original reel in very poor condition, resulting in poor sound quality for a small portion of the recording.

Recording cuts off before end of lecture.

Creator: Chaudhuri, Haridas, 1913-1975

Forms part of: Rudolph Schaeffer papers, 1880s-1994

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Haridas Chaudhuri lecture on art and general semantics, 1959 February 16. Rudolph Schaeffer papers, 1880s-1994. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 11957