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Unidentified lecture on modern art

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Sound Recording
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
2 sound tape reels analog ; 7 in.
An unidentified speaker compares how different languages express thoughts differently, to help explain the way that abstract modern art expresses thoughts differently than, say, realist art.
Reel 1 contains two overlapping recordings, recorded at different speeds. The recording on side 1 could not be isolated, and contains noise from a second recording in the right channel throughout.
The recording on reel 1, side 2 is 4 minutes long and was made to test equipment; it is unrelated to the lecture on side 1. Reel 2 also contains 16 minutes of an unrelated recording.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Art, Modern
Language and languages
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Rudolph Schaeffer papers, 1880s-1994
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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