Glimpses of Before 1970s Performance Art in the UK – Images

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Images related to the Study Room Guide on Performance in the UK in the 1970 (P2947).

Contains separate folders for each artist + a word document with image credits.

View the online guide here.

Digital Ref EF5228
Date 2016

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