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by Mr. David L. Barquist,Garrett Donaghy Elisabeth,Gerald W. R. Ward

eBook American Tables and Looking Glasses: In the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University epub
  • ISBN: 0300052405
  • Author: Mr. David L. Barquist,Garrett Donaghy Elisabeth,Gerald W. R. Ward
  • Genre: Photography
  • Subcategory: Decorative Arts & Design
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: YU Art Gallery; Edition Unstated edition (August 26, 1992)
  • Pages: 424 pages
  • ePUB size: 1209 kb
  • FB2 size 1217 kb
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The Mabel Brady Garvan Collection of American furniture at the Yale University Art Gallery forms the core of one of the largest and most important collections of American decorative arts ever assembled

The Mabel Brady Garvan Collection of American furniture at the Yale University Art Gallery forms the core of one of the largest and most important collections of American decorative arts ever assembled. This book is a beautifully illustrated catalogue of the tables and looking glasses in the Garvan and related collections and completes a four-volume series devoted to Yale's furniture collections. This volume contains detailed entries on 140 tables.

The Mabel Brady Garvan Collection of American furnitur. The Mabel Brady Garvan Collection of American furniture at the Yale University Art Gallery forms the core of one of the largest and most important collections of American decorative arts ever assembled. This book is a beautifully illustrated catalogue of the tables and looking glasses in the Garvan and related collections and completes a four-volume series devoted to Yale' The Mabel Brady Garvan Collection of American furniture at the Yale University Art Gallery forms the core of one of the largest and most important collections of American decorative arts ever assembled.

In the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University. One of the most interesting things about American Tables and Looking Glasses is its new scholarship on Rococo Revival, and Modernist decorative arts in the collection. Centennial" has been and inaccurate catch-all for too long. Books like this one begin to define the substance and meaning of a style popular for the last 100 tears, illuminating the work of Margolis and others. -Antiques and the Arts Weekly.

American Tables and Looking Glasses in the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University .

American Tables and Looking Glasses in the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University, essays by Elisabeth Donaghy and Gerald W. R. Ward, photographs by Charles Uht, Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, CT), 1992. Myer Myers: Jewish Silversmith in Colonial New York, with essays by Jon Butler and Jonathan D. Sarna, Yale University Press (New Haven, CT), 2001. SIDELIGHTS: David L. Barquist has worked at the Yale Museum of Art since 1981 and has written extensively on colonial American decorative arts.

David L. Barquist, Elisabeth Donaghy Garrett, Gerald W. Ward," Studies in the Decorative Arts 2, no. 2 (SPRING 1995): 102-103. Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months. The Bauhaus and China: Present, Past, and Future. Hsiao et al. Pattern, Process, and the Creation of Meaning in the Lindisfarne Gospels. Art Nouveau, Art of Darkness: African Lineages of Belgian Modernism, Part I. Silverman. Toward a Fusion of Art History and Material Culture Studies.

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Barbara McLean Ward, Gerald W. Ward. British-born Barbara Ward was educated at the Sorbonne and Oxford, where she took first-class honors in philosophy, politics, and economics. A humanistic study of the relationship between silver and American life. Результаты поиска по книге. Отзывы - Написать отзыв. For four years, beginning in 1946, she served as a governor of the British Broadcasting Company.

American Tables and Looking Glasses in the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University; Essays by Elisabeth Donaghy Garrett and Gerald . Ward; Photographs by Charles Uht. Other Work. One-man shows include Biblioteque National, Paris, 1971, Photographers Gallery, London, 1974, Rencontres International de Photographie, Arles, France, 1976, Northlight Gallery, Tempe, Arizona, 1978, University New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1979, Imperial War Museum Arts, 1987, Fifth Avenue Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1980.

The Mabel Brady Garvan Collection of American furniture at the Yale University Art Gallery forms the core of one of the largest and most important collections of American decorative arts ever assembled. This book is a beautifully illustrated catalogue of the tables and looking glasses in the Garvan and related collections and completes a four-volume series devoted to Yale's furniture collections.This volume contains detailed entries on 140 tables, 22 related objects, and 47 looking glasses ranging in date from the 1670s to 1990. Each entry includes at least one illustration of the object, extensive information on the construction, materials, and history of each piece, and a commentary discussing its importance. Two interpretive essays - "The Intersections of Life: Tables and Their Social Role," by Gerald W. R. Ward, and "Looking Glasses in America, 1700-1850," by Elisabeth Donaghy Garrett - place the objects in their social context and provide an introduction to the volume. Forty-three fake, altered, or misidentified objects are catalogued in a special section, and appendices provide additional information on terminology, woods, donors, and the antiques dealers patronized by Francis P. Garvan between 1915 and 1936.
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