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Capital Culture

J. Carter Brown, the National Gallery of Art, and the Reinvention of the Museum Experience

Capital Culture( )
Author: Harris, Neil
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:University of Chicago Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $35.00
Book Description:

A new book by Neil Harris is always an event, and Capital Culture will be no different. In this monumental and very readable book, Harris brings to life J. Carter Brown, Washington's National Gallery, and the cultural life of the national capital. Brown was the longest-serving director of the National Gallery (1969-1992), and his tenure had important consequences not just for that institution but for the American museum world as a whole. In telling this story, Harris leads...
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Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / General
Travel / Museums, Tours, Points Of Interest
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 1.8 Inches
Book Weight:2.262 Pounds

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