The Resource Cathedrals of urban modernity : the first museums of contemporary art, 1800-1930, J. Pedro Lorente

Cathedrals of urban modernity : the first museums of contemporary art, 1800-1930, J. Pedro Lorente

Label
Cathedrals of urban modernity : the first museums of contemporary art, 1800-1930
Title
Cathedrals of urban modernity
Title remainder
the first museums of contemporary art, 1800-1930
Statement of responsibility
J. Pedro Lorente
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
708
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N6447
LC item number
.L67 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Historical urban studies
Label
Cathedrals of urban modernity : the first museums of contemporary art, 1800-1930, J. Pedro Lorente
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [266]-300) and index
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Contents
1. New kinds of museums in the nineteenth century: the 'cathedrals of urban modernity' -- 2. State politics of art patronage in Paris: the Luxembourg Museum -- 3. London galleries founded by private sponsors of Victorian art -- 4. Galleries of (greater) nationalism: the German countries, the Slavonic nations and Italy -- 5. The expanding wave: parallel endeavours in other Western cities -- 6. Epilogue: The 'coming of age' of museums of contemporary art and the weight of the museological legacy -- Index of people and museums cited in the text and notes
Control code
000013474364
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 322 p.
Isbn
9781859283837
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97031675 //r99
Other physical details
ill.
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System control number
  • 18233727lg
  • (OCoLC)37663115

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