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The Resource Auspicious vision : Edward Wales Root and American modernism, Mary E. Murray, Paul D. Schweizer, Michael D. Somple ; with a contribution by Suzanne Smeaton and Lisa Koenigsberg ; John Bigelow Taylor and Dianne Dubler, principal photographers

Auspicious vision : Edward Wales Root and American modernism, Mary E. Murray, Paul D. Schweizer, Michael D. Somple ; with a contribution by Suzanne Smeaton and Lisa Koenigsberg ; John Bigelow Taylor and Dianne Dubler, principal photographers

Label
Auspicious vision : Edward Wales Root and American modernism
Title
Auspicious vision
Title remainder
Edward Wales Root and American modernism
Statement of responsibility
Mary E. Murray, Paul D. Schweizer, Michael D. Somple ; with a contribution by Suzanne Smeaton and Lisa Koenigsberg ; John Bigelow Taylor and Dianne Dubler, principal photographers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"50th-anniversary commemoration of Edward Wales Root's bequest in late 1956 of 227 modern American paintings and drawings to the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute's Museum of Art"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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Murray, Mary E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N6512
LC item number
.M7857 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute
  • Schweizer, Paul D
  • Somple, Michael D.
  • Taylor, John Bigelow
  • Dubler, Dianne
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute
  • Root, Edward Wales
  • Root, Edward Wales
  • Art, American
  • Art
  • peinture américaine (Etats-Unis)
  • collection
  • Utica <NY, 2007>
Label
Auspicious vision : Edward Wales Root and American modernism, Mary E. Murray, Paul D. Schweizer, Michael D. Somple ; with a contribution by Suzanne Smeaton and Lisa Koenigsberg ; John Bigelow Taylor and Dianne Dubler, principal photographers
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at the Munson-William-Proctor Arts Institute, Utica, N.Y., Oct. 14, 2007-Jan. 27. 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Preface/Introduction -- 1. Auspicious vision : Edward Wales Root and American modernism / Mary E. Murray and Paul D. Schweizer -- 2. Trends in Modern American framing : the Edward Wales Root Bequest, A case study / Suzanne Smeaton and Lisa Koenigsberg -- 3. Catalogue of the Edward W. Root bequest / Joseph Trovato, Mary E. Murray, Paul D. Schweizer, and Michael D. Somple -- 4. Appendix 1. Edward W. Root's gifts to the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute, 1949 to 1955 -- Appendix 2. Purchases and gifts of art from Grace Root between 1956 and 1964 -- 6. Appendix 3. Edward W. Root's gifts of art to the Addison Gallery of American Art, Everson Museum of Art, Museum of Modern Art, and Whitney Museum of American Art -- 7. Appendix 4. Edward W. Root's art library -- 8. Appendix 5. Edward W. Root's art bibliography : unpublished and published sources -- Bibliographic references/Index
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xi, 188 p.
Isbn
9780915895342
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008028800
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)232786923
  • (OCoLC)ocn232786923
Label
Auspicious vision : Edward Wales Root and American modernism, Mary E. Murray, Paul D. Schweizer, Michael D. Somple ; with a contribution by Suzanne Smeaton and Lisa Koenigsberg ; John Bigelow Taylor and Dianne Dubler, principal photographers
Publication
Note
Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at the Munson-William-Proctor Arts Institute, Utica, N.Y., Oct. 14, 2007-Jan. 27. 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Preface/Introduction -- 1. Auspicious vision : Edward Wales Root and American modernism / Mary E. Murray and Paul D. Schweizer -- 2. Trends in Modern American framing : the Edward Wales Root Bequest, A case study / Suzanne Smeaton and Lisa Koenigsberg -- 3. Catalogue of the Edward W. Root bequest / Joseph Trovato, Mary E. Murray, Paul D. Schweizer, and Michael D. Somple -- 4. Appendix 1. Edward W. Root's gifts to the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute, 1949 to 1955 -- Appendix 2. Purchases and gifts of art from Grace Root between 1956 and 1964 -- 6. Appendix 3. Edward W. Root's gifts of art to the Addison Gallery of American Art, Everson Museum of Art, Museum of Modern Art, and Whitney Museum of American Art -- 7. Appendix 4. Edward W. Root's art library -- 8. Appendix 5. Edward W. Root's art bibliography : unpublished and published sources -- Bibliographic references/Index
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xi, 188 p.
Isbn
9780915895342
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008028800
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)232786923
  • (OCoLC)ocn232786923

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