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The Resource Curiosity and enlightenment : collectors and collections from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century, Arthur MacGregor

Curiosity and enlightenment : collectors and collections from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century, Arthur MacGregor

Label
Curiosity and enlightenment : collectors and collections from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century
Title
Curiosity and enlightenment
Title remainder
collectors and collections from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century
Statement of responsibility
Arthur MacGregor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This fascinating book offers a history of museum collecting in western Europe over the course of its formative centuries, tracing its origins from the culture of collecting that emerged during the Renaissance and concluding with the great changes of the nineteenth century which would prove so influential to the museum movement of later years." http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0833/2007037995-d.html
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacGregor, Arthur
Dewey number
707.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N5200
LC item number
.M32 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art
  • Verzamelingen
  • Musea
Label
Curiosity and enlightenment : collectors and collections from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century, Arthur MacGregor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-370) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The museum adumbrated : some models and precursors -- The cabinet of curiosities : concept and realization -- Collecting art -- Museums and the natural world -- Death, anatomy and the museum -- Antiquity in transition -- Museums of science and technology -- The museum comes of age
Control code
173136007
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
x, 386 pages
Isbn
9780300124934
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007037995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)173136007
Label
Curiosity and enlightenment : collectors and collections from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century, Arthur MacGregor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-370) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The museum adumbrated : some models and precursors -- The cabinet of curiosities : concept and realization -- Collecting art -- Museums and the natural world -- Death, anatomy and the museum -- Antiquity in transition -- Museums of science and technology -- The museum comes of age
Control code
173136007
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
x, 386 pages
Isbn
9780300124934
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007037995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)173136007

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