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

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Main Library N5200 .M32 2007 37684001044385 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780300124934 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0300124937 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: x, 386 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: New Haven [Conn.] ; Yale University Press, c2007.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-370) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
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.
Subject: Art > Collectors and collecting > History.

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