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The Resource Addison Gallery of American Art : 65 years : a selective catalogue, essays by Susan C. Faxon, Avis Berman, Jock Reynolds

Addison Gallery of American Art : 65 years : a selective catalogue, essays by Susan C. Faxon, Avis Berman, Jock Reynolds

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Addison Gallery of American Art : 65 years : a selective catalogue
Title
Addison Gallery of American Art
Title remainder
65 years : a selective catalogue
Statement of responsibility
essays by Susan C. Faxon, Avis Berman, Jock Reynolds
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Language
eng
Summary
  • This volume, published to commemorate the museum's sixty-fifth anniversary, reflects the special qualities of the Addison Gallery and the outstanding quality and breadth of its holdings. Now numbering over 12,000 works, the Addison's collection includes significant American paintings, prints, works on paper, sculpture, decorative arts, and photography by generations of artists from Colonial times to the present, among them Copley, Revere, Eakins, Homer, Whistler
  • Watkins, Muybridge, Prendergast, Sloan, Hopper, O'Keeffe, Sheeler, Hofmann, Calder, Bourke-White, Evans, Frank, Andre, Puryear, LeWitt, Judd, and Stella, to name a handful. Addison Gallery of American Art: 65 Years is the first extensive documentation of the museum and its collection. Essays by Susan C. Faxon, associate director and curator, Avis Berman, independent writer and art historian, and Jock Reynolds, director of the Addison, discuss the development of the
  • Museum's collection, its relationship to contemporary artists, and its role as a teaching institution. The catalogue that follows focuses on over three hundred significant works from the collection and is fully illustrated in color and duotone. Brief discussions of more than ninety specific works in the catalogue were contributed by forty-seven nationally recognized scholars as well as curatorial staff members
Cataloging source
OCO
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N512.A6
LC item number
A523 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
catalogs
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Addison Gallery of American Art
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  • Faxon, Susan C
  • Berman, Avis
  • Reynolds, Jock
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  • Addison Gallery of American Art
  • Addison Gallery of American Art
  • Addison Gallery of American Art
  • Andover (Mass.)
  • Art, American
  • Art, American
  • United States
  • Art
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Label
Addison Gallery of American Art : 65 years : a selective catalogue, essays by Susan C. Faxon, Avis Berman, Jock Reynolds
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes 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
Portraits of patronage : the history of the Addison Gallery's collection and its donors / Susan C. Faxon -- Creating a tradition : the Addison and the artist / Avis Berman -- The end depends on the beginning : some reflections on teaching / Jock Reynolds
Control code
35452255
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
512 pages
Isbn
9781879886421
Lccn
95083554
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)35452255
Label
Addison Gallery of American Art : 65 years : a selective catalogue, essays by Susan C. Faxon, Avis Berman, Jock Reynolds
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes 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
Portraits of patronage : the history of the Addison Gallery's collection and its donors / Susan C. Faxon -- Creating a tradition : the Addison and the artist / Avis Berman -- The end depends on the beginning : some reflections on teaching / Jock Reynolds
Control code
35452255
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
512 pages
Isbn
9781879886421
Lccn
95083554
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)35452255

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