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The Resource A passion for Asia : the Rockefeller legacy : a publication in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Asia Society

A passion for Asia : the Rockefeller legacy : a publication in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Asia Society

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A passion for Asia : the Rockefeller legacy : a publication in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Asia Society
Title
A passion for Asia
Title remainder
the Rockefeller legacy : a publication in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Asia Society
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NPL
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Asia Society
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  • Rockefeller family
  • Asia Society
  • Asia Society
  • Art, Asian
Label
A passion for Asia : the Rockefeller legacy : a publication in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Asia Society
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in conjunction with the exhibition A passion for Asia : the Rockefeller family collects"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 103-105)
Contents
Chairman's message / Richard C. Holbrooke -- Foreword / Vishakha N. Desai -- Preface / Melissa Chiu -- History, recollections, and reflections -- The Rockefeller family and Asia -- An enduring gift / David Rockefeller -- Understanding Asia through rationalism and realism / Senator John D. Rockefeller IV -- Manjusri and Abby's gardens / Steven C. Rockefeller -- Embracing Asia / Wendy O'Neill Wang -- Breaking the barriers / Charles P. Rockefeller -- A family's love of Asian art / Cynthia Bronson Altman -- Inspiration for generations: ten works acquired by members of the Rockefeller family / Adriana Proser -- Asia society: vision, interaction, and engagement -- The early years, sketch of the beginnings of the Asia Society / Phillips Talbot -- Asia society reflections / Robert B. Oxnam -- The beginnings of a global role / Nicholas Platt -- Preparing for the 21st century / Vishakha N. Desai -- The Rockefeller family collections -- A selection of religious art -- A selection of decorative arts, paintings, prints, and robes
Control code
65169692
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9780878481033
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2005934410
Other control number
  • 9780878481033
  • 9780878481040
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
A passion for Asia : the Rockefeller legacy : a publication in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Asia Society
Publication
Note
"Published in conjunction with the exhibition A passion for Asia : the Rockefeller family collects"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 103-105)
Contents
Chairman's message / Richard C. Holbrooke -- Foreword / Vishakha N. Desai -- Preface / Melissa Chiu -- History, recollections, and reflections -- The Rockefeller family and Asia -- An enduring gift / David Rockefeller -- Understanding Asia through rationalism and realism / Senator John D. Rockefeller IV -- Manjusri and Abby's gardens / Steven C. Rockefeller -- Embracing Asia / Wendy O'Neill Wang -- Breaking the barriers / Charles P. Rockefeller -- A family's love of Asian art / Cynthia Bronson Altman -- Inspiration for generations: ten works acquired by members of the Rockefeller family / Adriana Proser -- Asia society: vision, interaction, and engagement -- The early years, sketch of the beginnings of the Asia Society / Phillips Talbot -- Asia society reflections / Robert B. Oxnam -- The beginnings of a global role / Nicholas Platt -- Preparing for the 21st century / Vishakha N. Desai -- The Rockefeller family collections -- A selection of religious art -- A selection of decorative arts, paintings, prints, and robes
Control code
65169692
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9780878481033
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2005934410
Other control number
  • 9780878481033
  • 9780878481040
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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