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Reminiscences of Tibor de Nagy, 1990

Creator: De Nagy, Tibor, 1908-1993
Project: Hungarian project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 28 pages Sound recording: 1 sound cassette
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Art dealer

Scope and Contents

Childhood: influence of father on career choice; PhD., Economics, University of Basel, Switzerland; Director, National Bank of Hungary; World War II: arrest by Germans, leaving Communist Hungary; founder, Marionette Theater Company; De Nagy Art Gallery in New York City: role of artists in success of gallery; reflections of art trends; philosophical outlook on art

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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1991

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