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Author Harvard University. Art Museums.

Title Harvard's art museums : 100 years of collecting / James Cuno ... [and others]
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Museums ; New York : H.N. Abrams, 1996


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 MELB  708.1444 Har/Ham  AVAILABLE
Description 364 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Contents Edwards W. Forbes, Paul J. Sachs, and the Origins of the Harvard University Art Museums / James Cuno -- Chronology: History of the Harvard University Art Museums -- From Mementos to Masterpieces: Shaping the Asian Collections / Robert D. Mowry -- Asian Art -- Cultural Survivors and Time Travelers: Ancient Art on Quincy Street / David Gordon Mitten, Amy Brauer and Aaron J. Paul -- Ancient Art -- From Currant Cake to Shahnamehs, and Beyond / Stuart Cary Welch -- Islamic and Later Indian Art -- The Curator's Role: A View from the Department of Paintings and Sculpture / Ivan Gaskell -- Paintings, Sculpture, and Decorative Arts -- The Drawing Collection at 100 / William W. Robinson -- Drawings -- The Print Masterpiece and the Teaching Collection / Marjorie B. Cohn -- Prints -- Photography at the Crossroads / Deborah Martin Kao -- Photographs -- The Busch-Reisinger Museum in Its Tenth Decade: Reflections on Survival and Success / Peter Nisbet -- Works in the Busch-Reisinger Museum
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Harvard University. Art Museums -- Catalogs.
Harvard University. Art Museums.
Art -- Massachusetts -- Cambridge -- Catalogs.
Art -- Massachusetts -- Cambridge.
Genre/Form Catalogs.
Author Cuno, James B.
LC no. 95052347
ISBN 0810934272 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0916724875 (paperback : alk. paper)