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Museum of Fine Arts; Shape Of Things, The

Produced by Rebecca Lawrence, directed by David Atwood, narrated by Frank Dolan. Approximate date: C. 1970-1975

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Museum of Fine Arts
Shape Of Things, The
Series Description

Radio series. Series release date: 1987

Program Description

Program examining the many ways sculpture, both in and out of the museum, can be experienced.. Program incorporates footage of school children from Needham sculpting and visiting Egyptian sculpture at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Also featured is a portrait of sculptor Court Bennett, as well as sculpture pieces from the MFA by Rodan and others. Produced by The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, in association with WGBH as part of the MFA’s Centennial Celebration.

See February 1970 Program Guide for story.



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Broadcast program

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Fine Arts
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