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Yesterday is tomorrow, a personal history.

Author: Malvina Hoffman
Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers [1965]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The sculptress, who recently won the Gold Medal of the National Sculpture Society, tells of her childhood, her studies under Rodin and others, and her search around the world for significant subjects.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hoffman, Malvina, 1887-1966.
Yesterday is tomorrow.
New York, Crown Publishers [1965]
(OCoLC)593035015
Named Person: Malvina Hoffman; Malvina Hoffman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malvina Hoffman
OCLC Number: 1209759
Description: 378 pages illustrations, facsimiles, portraits 27 cm
Contents: The family tree: Father's branch --
The family tree: Mother's forebears --
Childhood with music --
Summers by the sea --
Household in Forty-third Street --
I emerge as an artist --
My own room: first studio --
Sam and Father --
First trip to Europe: 1910 --
London --
Auguste Rodin: 1910-1917 --
Several scares --
Studio on Thirty-fourth Street --
Number 157: a dream becomes a reality --
The war --
My first "big job" --
The Balkan adventure --
Discovery of Finistère-Land's End --
A new home --
Marriage --
Bush House --
Finding the Du Châtelet harpsichord --
Night work after the ballet and moving pictures --
Ivan Mestrovic --
My Paris house --
First exhibition --
Out of the blue: the hurricane years --
Life goes on --
New arts --
New York World's Fair --
Again, war --
Return to France --
Épinal --
Tribute to Helen --
Spain and beyond --
Transatlantic seasons --
Italy and return --
Finale to mortality- almost --
My "posthumous" life.

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The sculptress, who recently won the Gold Medal of the National Sculpture Society, tells of her childhood, her studies under Rodin and others, and her search around the world for significant subjects.

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