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The Resource Power & posterity : American art at Philadelphia's 1876 Centennial Exhibition, Kimberly Orcutt

Power & posterity : American art at Philadelphia's 1876 Centennial Exhibition, Kimberly Orcutt

Label
Power & posterity : American art at Philadelphia's 1876 Centennial Exhibition
Title
Power & posterity
Title remainder
American art at Philadelphia's 1876 Centennial Exhibition
Statement of responsibility
Kimberly Orcutt
Title variation
  • Power and posterity
  • American art at Philadelphia's 1876 Centennial Exhibition
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Explores the art exhibits at the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia, along with the circumstances of their creation, the ideological positions expressed through their installation, and the responses of viewers, including critics, collectors, and the general public"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
PSt/DLC
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Orcutt, Kimberly
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N6510
LC item number
.O73 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Centennial Exhibition
  • Centennial Exhibition
  • Art, American
  • Art, American
Label
Power & posterity : American art at Philadelphia's 1876 Centennial Exhibition, Kimberly Orcutt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-252) 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
Introduction : writing history : a national reckoning in Fairmount Park -- Confrontation in Philadelphia : artists create a canon of American art -- The American art exhibition : arguments on the walls -- Experiencing the nation's first blockbuster exhibition -- Critics' responses : American progress and imaginary exhibitions -- The foreign exhibitors and the American "taste test" -- The collectors' riposte : the New York centennial loan exhibition -- Conclusion : rewriting history : the awards controversy and the afterlives of the centennial exhibition
Control code
982373543
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xiv, 280 pages
Isbn
9780271078366
Lccn
2017009259
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99974730538
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)982373543
Label
Power & posterity : American art at Philadelphia's 1876 Centennial Exhibition, Kimberly Orcutt
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-252) 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
Introduction : writing history : a national reckoning in Fairmount Park -- Confrontation in Philadelphia : artists create a canon of American art -- The American art exhibition : arguments on the walls -- Experiencing the nation's first blockbuster exhibition -- Critics' responses : American progress and imaginary exhibitions -- The foreign exhibitors and the American "taste test" -- The collectors' riposte : the New York centennial loan exhibition -- Conclusion : rewriting history : the awards controversy and the afterlives of the centennial exhibition
Control code
982373543
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xiv, 280 pages
Isbn
9780271078366
Lccn
2017009259
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99974730538
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)982373543

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