Bulletin of the Museum of Fine Arts Volume . 2-7

Bulletin of the Museum of Fine Arts Volume . 2-7

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ...the City and the State, with the cooperation oi a responsible stafl. Visitors, about 250,000 annually. A public musaim oi iine art oliers the whole people an uniailing source oi interest, improvement and delight. lt is especially the privilege oi wealth to iurther the enrichment oi museum collections and their interpretation to the visitor. Opportunitiu not liltely to recur ior the acquisition oi important objects present themselves continually. The oral and written exposition oi the worlrs shown demands highly trained assistance. ln the measure oi the iunds placed at its command by giit or bequest, a museum can both widen and deepen its influence. The legal title is "Museum oi Fine Arts." Names oi givers are permanently attached to objects purchased with their giits. President....... Gardiner M. Lane Treasurer...... Francis L. Higginson Secretary and Temporary Director. Benjamin lves Gilman Assistant Treasurer..... F. H. Damon Secretary to the Director and Registrar. Morris Carter Department oi Prints Curator...... Emil H. Richter Department oi Cianieal Art Assistant Curator...... Sidney N. Deane Department oi Chinese and Japanese Art Adviser to the De rtrnenl.... Ohahura-Kahulo Ataanan 51" e... J. Ann." McLean Anociale oi the lgepartrnent.. Francis G. Cunt Keeper oi Japanese Pottery... Edward S. Morse Departmen i Egyp ' A Tail..." Ai; 'am'i-1 Charge... 05cents ans. Division oi Western Art Keeperoi Paintings..... John B. Potter Assistant in charge oi Textiles... Miss Sarah C. Flint Library and collection oi Photographs Lflirarian....... Morris Carter Assistant Librarian... Miss Martha. Fendenon For iniormation regarding other collections than those enumerated above apply at the Director's oliiceshow more

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  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 327g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236828577
  • 9781236828576