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Ephemeral Museum Old Master Paintings and the Rise of the Art Exhibition

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ISBN-10: 0300085346

ISBN-13: 9780300085341

Edition: 2000

Authors: Francis Haskell

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Description:

When and why did large-scale exhibitions of Old Master paintings begin, and how have they evolved through the centuries? In this work, art historian Francis Haskell explores the beginning, history and significance of these international art exhibitions.
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Book details

List price: $56.00
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 11/10/2000
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 224
Size: 6.57" wide x 9.45" long x 0.79" tall
Weight: 1.496
Language: English

Preface and Acknowledgements
Introduction
Feast Days and Salerooms
Tribute and Triumph
The First Exhibitions of the British Institution
The Old Master Exhibition Established
German Scholarship in Manchester and Dresden
Patriotism and the Art Exhibition
Botticelli in the Service of Fascism
The Redirection of Taste in Florence and Paris
Enduring Legacies
Notes
Index
Photographic Acknowledgements