2 sound tape reels : analog ; 7 in. ; 1 hr., 30 min., 53 sec.
Finkelstein discusses the nature of perception and how it relates to art, examining the science and psychology of seeing. Recording noise is found in the first minute of the recording. Lecture begins about three minutes into the recording. Note on box of reel 1 (handwritten): Hastings Hall, April 4, 1973; Perception. Almost identical note found on box of reel 2.
Louis Finkelstein lecture on perception, 1973 April 4. Louis Finkelstein papers, [ca. 1944-2000]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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