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The Resource America's Medicis : the Rockefellers and their astonishing cultural legacy, Suzanne Loebl

America's Medicis : the Rockefellers and their astonishing cultural legacy, Suzanne Loebl

Label
America's Medicis : the Rockefellers and their astonishing cultural legacy
Title
America's Medicis
Title remainder
the Rockefellers and their astonishing cultural legacy
Statement of responsibility
Suzanne Loebl
Title variation
Rockefellers and their astonishing cultural legacy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the philanthropic achievements and cultural contributions of the Rockefellers to the arts, drawing on family archives and other sources to trace their development of museums and architectural projects
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Loebl, Suzanne
Dewey number
  • 973.91
  • 708.00922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
N5220.R565
LC item number
L64 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rockefeller family
  • Rockefeller family
  • Rockefeller family
  • Rockefeller family
  • Rockefeller family
  • Art patrons
  • Philanthropists
  • Capitalists and financiers
  • Art patronage
  • Charity
  • Art
  • Art patronage
  • Art patrons
  • Philanthropists
  • United States
  • Art patronage
  • Philanthropists
Label
America's Medicis : the Rockefellers and their astonishing cultural legacy, Suzanne Loebl
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-399) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preamble : an Imperial nest -- To the glory of God -- A passion for Asia -- Bridging the past and the present : the Oriental Institute, the Cairo Museum, the Metropolitan Museum's Assyrian sculptures, and the Rockefeller Archaeological Museum, Jerusalem -- Rockefeller Center -- Mother's museum : MoMA, 1929-39 -- The Cloisters -- Colonial Williamsburg and the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Museum of American Folk Art -- MoMA under Nelson A. Rockefeller's stewardship, 1939-69 -- A modest man assumes his birthright : the Asia Society and Lincoln Center -- The Rockefeller Collection at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco -- The Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Mall -- David Rockefeller : the Museum of Modern Art and the JPMorgan-Chase Corporate Art Collection -- In memoriam : the Michael C. Rockefeller Wing and the Nelson A. Rockefeller Center in San Antonio, Texas -- Smaller gifts -- Kykuit : on a clear day you can see forever
Control code
ocn535495477
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 429 pages, [16] of plates
Isbn
9780061237225
Lccn
2011378372
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o535495477
  • (OCoLC)535495477
Label
America's Medicis : the Rockefellers and their astonishing cultural legacy, Suzanne Loebl
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-399) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preamble : an Imperial nest -- To the glory of God -- A passion for Asia -- Bridging the past and the present : the Oriental Institute, the Cairo Museum, the Metropolitan Museum's Assyrian sculptures, and the Rockefeller Archaeological Museum, Jerusalem -- Rockefeller Center -- Mother's museum : MoMA, 1929-39 -- The Cloisters -- Colonial Williamsburg and the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Museum of American Folk Art -- MoMA under Nelson A. Rockefeller's stewardship, 1939-69 -- A modest man assumes his birthright : the Asia Society and Lincoln Center -- The Rockefeller Collection at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco -- The Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Mall -- David Rockefeller : the Museum of Modern Art and the JPMorgan-Chase Corporate Art Collection -- In memoriam : the Michael C. Rockefeller Wing and the Nelson A. Rockefeller Center in San Antonio, Texas -- Smaller gifts -- Kykuit : on a clear day you can see forever
Control code
ocn535495477
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 429 pages, [16] of plates
Isbn
9780061237225
Lccn
2011378372
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o535495477
  • (OCoLC)535495477

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