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Art apart : art institutions and ideology across England and North America / edited by Marcia Pointon.

Art apart : art institutions and ideology across England and North America / edited by Marcia Pointon.
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ISBN 0719039177
0719039185 (pbk.)
Title Art apart : art institutions and ideology across England and North America / edited by Marcia Pointon.
Publisher &/or associated date/s Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York : Distributed exclusively in the USA and Canada by St. Martin's Press, ©1994.
Description x, 292 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Note Includes index.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. From Penitentiary to 'Temple of Art': Early Metaphors of Improvement at the Millbank Tate / Brandon Taylor -- 2. Culture, Class, City: The National Gallery, London and the Spaces of Education, 1822-57 / Colin Trodd -- 3. 1968 and All That: The Founding of the National Portrait Gallery, Washington DC / Marcia Pointon -- 4. South Kensington Museum: The Building of the House of Henry Cole / Louise Purbrick -- 5. The Battle Over 'the West as America', 1991 / Alan Wallach -- 6. Blinded by 'Science': Ethnography at the British Museum / Annie E. Coombes -- 7. The Politics of Display: A 'Literary and Historical' Definition of Quebec of 1830s British North America / Karen Stanworth -- 8. Norman Rockwell and the Saturday Evening Post: Advertising, Iconography and Mass Production 1897-1929 / C. E. Brookeman -- 9. Cultured Into Crisis: The Arts Council of Great Britain / Jonathan Harris -- 10. The Politics of Presentation: The Museum of Modern Art, New York / Christoph Grunenberg.
11. Inside-Out: Assumptions of 'English' Modernism in the Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, 1914 / Juliet Steyn -- 12. The Frightening Freedom of the Brush: The Boston Institute of Contemporary Art and Modern Art / Serge Guilbaut -- 13. Questioning the Structure: The Museum Context as Content / Ann Rorimer -- 14. The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles: An Account of the Collaboration between Artists, Trustees and an Architect / Jo-Anne Berelowitz.
Subjects Museums -- Administration
Museums -- Management
Museums -- Philosophy
Art museums -- Philosophy
Art museums -- Great Britain
Art museums -- North America
Other Authors &/or Associated Persons Pointon, Marcia R., 1943- (author)
Call number 2022.043
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