Year Book Volume 29-32

Year Book Volume 29-32

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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. 1906 edition. Excerpt: ...and color and of printed reproductions have been held from time to time. Owners of etchings and engravings have made possible the exhibition of these beautiful arts in their historic sequence. In the industrial arts there have been Arts and Crafts exhibitions, an international exhibition of posters, and exhibitions of metal work and jewelry, of mediaeval and modern textiles and embroideries, of Japanese stencils and prints, of book-plates, of pottery, and of carvings. An opportunity to see the work of representative American painters has been offered each year. From these exhibitions the following paintings have been purchased with the interest of the Jesse Metcalf Fund and with the subscriptions of friends, and added to the collection in the Museum. 1901--Winslow Homer, "On a Lee Shore." 1902--George Hitchcock, " Tulips and Hyacinths." William M. Chase, "Still Life." R. Swain Gifford, " Headwaters of the Westport River." 1903--J. Alden Weir, " Interior with Figure." Childe Hassam, " Messenger Boy." Mary Cassatt, " Mother and two Children." 1904--John W. Alexander, "The Blue Bowl." 1005--Frank W. Benson, "The Black Hat." 1906--Eugene Vail, " La Salute, Venice." 1007--John Singleton Copley, " Portrait of Governor Moses Gill;" The galleries are open to the public on every day of the year, with the exception of Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and the Fourth of July. From July 1 to September 15 the hours are from 1 to 5 on week days and 2 to 5, Sundays; from September 15 to July 1 the hours are from 10 to 5, week days, and from 2 to 5, Sundays. The Pendleton Collection is open from 2 to 5 daily. Twenty-five cents admission to the...show more

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  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 159g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236919750
  • 9781236919755