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The Resource Representing Africa in American art museums : a century of collecting and display, edited by Kathleen Bickford Berzock, Christa Clarke

Representing Africa in American art museums : a century of collecting and display, edited by Kathleen Bickford Berzock, Christa Clarke

Label
Representing Africa in American art museums : a century of collecting and display
Title
Representing Africa in American art museums
Title remainder
a century of collecting and display
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kathleen Bickford Berzock, Christa Clarke
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The first comprehensive book to focus on the history of African art in American art museums. ... Thirteen essays present the institutional biographies of African art collections in the Cincinnati Museum of Art, the Hampton University Museum, the Brooklyn Museum, the Barnes Foundation, the Cleveland Museum of Art, the Museum of Primitive Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Indiana University of Art Museum, the Fowler Museum at UCLA, the University of Iowa Art Museum, the Seattle Art Museum, the Menil Collection, and the National Museum of African Art."--Back cover
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
709.6/07473
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N7380.5
LC item number
.R47 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berzock, Kathleen Bickford
  • Clarke, Christa
Series statement
A McLellan book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art, African
  • Art museums
  • Art museums
  • Art, African
  • USA
  • Art, African
  • Art museums
  • United States
  • Afrika
  • Kunst
  • Musealisierung
  • Museum
  • USA
  • Kunst (Motiv)
  • Musealisierung
  • Museum
  • Afrika (Motiv)
  • USA
Label
Representing Africa in American art museums : a century of collecting and display, edited by Kathleen Bickford Berzock, Christa Clarke
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"McLellan book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The Cincinnati Art Museum's Steckelmann Collection: late-nineteenth-century collecting and patronage along the Loango Coast / Christine Mullen Kreamer -- Roots and limbs: the African Art Collection at Hampton University Museum / Mary Lou Hultgren -- A collection grows in Brooklyn / William Siegmann -- African art at the Barnes Foundation: the triumph of l'art nègre / Christa Clarke -- "A world of great art for everyone": African art at the Cleveland Museum of Art / Constantine Petridis -- Collecting African art at New York's Museum of Primitive Art / Kate Ezra -- Changing place, changing face: a history of African art at the Art Institute of Chicago / Kathleen Bickford Berzock -- Teachers and connoisseurs: African art at the Indiana University Art Museum / Diane Pelrine -- African art in the Fowler Museum at UCLA: collections and research, exhibitions and the public / Marla C. Berns, Mary Nooter Roberts, and Doran H. Ross -- Africa in Iowa: The Stanley Collection / Victoria L. Rovine -- Taming reality : Katherine White and the Seattle Art Museum / Pamela McCluskey -- "Dialogues in silence:" the de Menils collecting and the Menil collection of African art / Marie-Thérèse Brincard -- Building a national collection of African art: the life history of a museum / David Binkley [and others]
Control code
ocn613433440
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
viii, 312 pages
Isbn
9780295989617
Lccn
2010019715
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40018644835
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780295989617
  • (OCoLC)613433440
Label
Representing Africa in American art museums : a century of collecting and display, edited by Kathleen Bickford Berzock, Christa Clarke
Link
Publication
Note
"McLellan book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The Cincinnati Art Museum's Steckelmann Collection: late-nineteenth-century collecting and patronage along the Loango Coast / Christine Mullen Kreamer -- Roots and limbs: the African Art Collection at Hampton University Museum / Mary Lou Hultgren -- A collection grows in Brooklyn / William Siegmann -- African art at the Barnes Foundation: the triumph of l'art nègre / Christa Clarke -- "A world of great art for everyone": African art at the Cleveland Museum of Art / Constantine Petridis -- Collecting African art at New York's Museum of Primitive Art / Kate Ezra -- Changing place, changing face: a history of African art at the Art Institute of Chicago / Kathleen Bickford Berzock -- Teachers and connoisseurs: African art at the Indiana University Art Museum / Diane Pelrine -- African art in the Fowler Museum at UCLA: collections and research, exhibitions and the public / Marla C. Berns, Mary Nooter Roberts, and Doran H. Ross -- Africa in Iowa: The Stanley Collection / Victoria L. Rovine -- Taming reality : Katherine White and the Seattle Art Museum / Pamela McCluskey -- "Dialogues in silence:" the de Menils collecting and the Menil collection of African art / Marie-Thérèse Brincard -- Building a national collection of African art: the life history of a museum / David Binkley [and others]
Control code
ocn613433440
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
viii, 312 pages
Isbn
9780295989617
Lccn
2010019715
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40018644835
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780295989617
  • (OCoLC)613433440

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