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The Resource A home of the humanities : the collecting and patronage of Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss, James N. Carder, editor

A home of the humanities : the collecting and patronage of Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss, James N. Carder, editor

Label
A home of the humanities : the collecting and patronage of Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss
Title
A home of the humanities
Title remainder
the collecting and patronage of Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss
Statement of responsibility
James N. Carder, editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
709.2/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N5220.B664
LC item number
H66 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carder, James Nelson
  • Dumbarton Oaks
Series statement
Dumbarton Oaks Museum publications
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bliss, Robert Woods
  • Bliss, Mildred
  • Bliss, Robert Woods
  • Bliss, Mildred
  • Art
  • Art patronage
  • Dumbarton Oaks
Label
A home of the humanities : the collecting and patronage of Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss, James N. Carder, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Proceedings of the symposium 'A home of the humanities, a symposium on the collecting and patronage of Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss,' organized by the Dumbarton Oaks Museum, Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Washington, D.C., in honor of the completion of the capital building campaign and the reopening of the museum. The symposium was held on Saturday and Sunday, 12 and 13 April 2008"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-165) and index
Contents
Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss : a brief biography / James N. Carder -- Royall Tyler and the Bliss collection of Byzantine Art / Robert S. Nelson -- Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss and the pre-Columbian collection at Dumbarton Oaks / Julie Jones -- Collecting past and present : music history and musical performance at Dumbarton Oaks / Jeanice Brooks -- The architectural history of Dumbarton Oaks and the contribution of Armand Albert Rateau / James N. Carder -- Beatrix Farrand's design for the garden of Dumbarton Oaks / Robin Karson -- Mildred Barnes Bliss's garden library at Dumbarton Oaks / Therese O'Malley
Control code
ocn529958076
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xxi, 177 p.
Isbn
9780884023654
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010007279
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)529958076
Label
A home of the humanities : the collecting and patronage of Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss, James N. Carder, editor
Publication
Note
"Proceedings of the symposium 'A home of the humanities, a symposium on the collecting and patronage of Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss,' organized by the Dumbarton Oaks Museum, Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Washington, D.C., in honor of the completion of the capital building campaign and the reopening of the museum. The symposium was held on Saturday and Sunday, 12 and 13 April 2008"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-165) and index
Contents
Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss : a brief biography / James N. Carder -- Royall Tyler and the Bliss collection of Byzantine Art / Robert S. Nelson -- Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss and the pre-Columbian collection at Dumbarton Oaks / Julie Jones -- Collecting past and present : music history and musical performance at Dumbarton Oaks / Jeanice Brooks -- The architectural history of Dumbarton Oaks and the contribution of Armand Albert Rateau / James N. Carder -- Beatrix Farrand's design for the garden of Dumbarton Oaks / Robin Karson -- Mildred Barnes Bliss's garden library at Dumbarton Oaks / Therese O'Malley
Control code
ocn529958076
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xxi, 177 p.
Isbn
9780884023654
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010007279
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)529958076

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