Medieval Art from Private Collections
A Special Exhibition at the Cloisters
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Yale University Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $190.00|
| Book Description: |
Any of show of the fruits of private collecting is an important event, particularly a show of objects from the medieval period. In this country, since the early years of this century, there has been an intense interest in medieval history, archaeology, and works of art. Our universities have encouraged studies in these field, our museums have vigorously pursued the acquisition of objects of the highest quality. Rarely in this span of time, however, have there been...