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Author Mazaroff, Stanley.

Title Henry Walters and Bernard Berenson : collector and connoisseur / Stanley Mazaroff ; foreword by William R. Johnston
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010

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Description 1 online resource (xv, 212 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Prologue -- Berenson's mission -- Walters's cultivation -- One copy on top of another -- The Massarenti collection -- A remarkable acquisition -- The sacrifice of candor for acclaim -- The Walters-Berenson contract -- The paintings Berenson sold to Walters -- Berenson's Faustian bargain with Duveen -- The judgment of Berenson -- The unfinished catalogue -- A museum in repose -- The line between fact and fiction -- Faded memories -- Afterword -- Appendixes -- Selected correspondence between Walters and Berenson -- Lists of paintings
Notes "In association with The Walters Art Musem."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-204) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Walters, Henry, 1848-1931.
Berenson, Bernard, 1865-1959.
Berenson, Bernard, 1865-1959
Walters, Henry, 1848-1931
Berenson, Bernard, 1865-1959
Walters, Henry, 1848-1931
Walters Art Gallery (Baltimore, Md.)
Walters Art Gallery (Baltimore, Md.)
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- United States -- Biography
Art -- Collectors and collecting
United States
Genre/Form Biographies
Biographies.
Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781421440460
1421440466