Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

Worthy Monuments - a book by Sherman, Daniel J.

Worthy Monuments

Art Museums and the Politics of Culture in Nineteenth-Century France

Worthy Monuments( )
Author: Sherman, Daniel J.
ISBN:978-0-674-43334-2
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Harvard University Press
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $65.00
Book Description:

Choosing the art museums of provincial France in the previous century as a paradigm, Sherman reaches toward an understanding of the museum's place in modern society by exploring its past. He uses an array of previously unstudied archival sources as evidence that the museum's emergence as an institution involved not only the intricacies of national policy but also the political dynamics and social fabric of the nineteenth-century city.

Book Seller

Condition

Price

Shipping

Total

Loading Stock Details...


NEW!
Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play

Featured Books

Coffin Road
May, Peter
Electronic book text:
Swing Time
Smith, Zadie
Hardback: $27.00
Rowdy
Toombs, Ariel Teal
Hardback: $25.00

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.