Reminiscences of Jiři Harcuba 1985

 

Name
Harcuba, Jiří, 1928-2013 (Interviewee)
Polsky, Richard M (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Jiři Harcuba 1985
Abstract
Born Harrochov, Bohemia, artisan family background; childhood apprenticeship as engraver; Prague education, professorship in glass art, 1948-1971; freelance glass and medallic artist, 1971- ; impression of artist's life in pre-World War II, wartime, and socialist Czechoslovakia.
Collection Name
American craftspeople project
Subjects
Glassworkers; Engravers; Glass craft; Apprentices; Engraved glass; Engraving--Themes, motives; Czechoslovakia Civilization; Czechoslovakia Politics and government; Harcuba, Jiří, 1928-2013
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1985
Note (Biographical)
Glass artist.
Note
Interviewed by Richard M. Polsky on August 29, 1985.
Note (Provenance)
Jiři Harcuba, Gift 1985
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13636223
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-trst-mc48
Related URLs
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