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The Frick Collection

Frick Collection

The Frick Collection

decorative arts handbook

by Frick Collection

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Frick Collection,
  • Decorative arts,
  • Catalogs

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCharlotte Vignon
    ContributionsVignon, Charlotte, author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK460.N4 F754 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 149 pages
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27191291M
    ISBN 10185759939X
    ISBN 109781857599398
    LC Control Number2014039206
    OCLC/WorldCa892794750

    Picked this book up after I visited the Frick Collection in New York awhile back. The book catalogues many of works of arts in the house, but does so by telling the story of the construction of the house, Frick's acquisition of pieces of art and the various activities of the trust he set up to hold the house as a public museum after his death/5. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Frick Collection books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

    The Frick Collection was founded by Henry Clay Frick (), the Pittsburgh coke and steel industrialist. At his death, Mr. Frick bequeathed his New York residence and the most outstanding of his many artworks to establish a public gallery for the purpose of . Sedelmeyer, Paris (before ). F.R. Elkington, London. Rodman Wanamaker, Philadelphia (). John Wanamaker, Philadelphia (?). Mrs. Virginia Bacon.

    The Frick Art Museum opened in to house Helen Clay Frick’s personal collection of fine and decorative arts, with outstanding examples of early-Renaissance Sienese painting and 18th-century French painting, furniture, and decorative arts. Plan your visit. Travel back in time. Car and Carriage Museum. See some of the first horseless Opened: Every once in a while there is an art book that exceeds one's expectations: Paintings from the Frick Collection, , is one of those books. The book is oversized at 13x and many of the reproductions fill the space, with some even bleeding off the page into double page fold-outs.5/5(3).


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The Frick Collection by Frick Collection Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Frick Collection, New York. A combined general guide to the Frick's collections, history, and building, this book was produced with the BNP Paribas Foundation, which has created a series of beautifully designed popular guides to French museums.

The Frick publication was only the second produced in the United States. One thing, however, that the visitor may miss at The Frick Collection book Frick is information about the paintings -- the painter and title are identified, but that's it.

This book meets that need splendidly. There is one page for each painting, telling you a little about the painter, and a little more about the painting.

The reproductions are very good quality.5/5(13). Library. Frick Art Reference Library 10 East 71st Street New York, NY Visit | Hours | Holidays. Closed Today. The Handbook of Paintings, now in its ninth printing, is a comprehensive guide to the paintings of The Frick Collection.

Established by Henry Clay Frick (–), who on his death bequeathed his dazzling New York residence and outstanding artworks to the public, the collection is perhaps best known for its remarkable paintings from the fourteenth through nineteenth century, among them masterpieces by.

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The Frick Collection, New York Paperback – June 1, by Anne L. Poulet (Foreword), Elaine Koss (Editor), Julie Di Filippo (Editor) & 0 more See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsFormat: Paperback.

In keeping with this tradition, the Frick presented fourteen extraordinary works from the renowned Cleveland Museum of Art. Ranging in date from the early Renaissance to the mid-nineteenth century, the selection included canvases by artists represented in the Frick’s permanent collection alongside paintings by important masters not typically seen at the museum.

Cocktails with a Curator. Cocktail Recipe. Widow's Kiss. 1 1/2 Calvados. 1/2 Benedictine D.O.M. 1/2 Yellow Chartreuse liqueur. 2 dashes of Angostura bitters. mint leaf. Enjoy the museum that is a masterpiece.

Enjoy the museum that is a masterpiece. Enjoy the museum that is a masterpiece. The Frick Collection offers pay-what-you-wish admission every Wednesday, from 2–6 p.m. Enjoy an evening with your favorite Frick masterpieces during our members-only hours.

Wednesday, Febru p.m. Become a Member. New York, NY Phone: General e-mail: [email protected] For general information about visiting, see Collection. For entry fees, see Admission. See Hours and Holidays for opening times. The Oval Room, East Gallery, and Dining Room Gallery are currently closed.

Frick Art Reference Library. 10 East 71st Street. New York, NY The Frick Collection: A Tour Paperback – January 1, by Edgar Munhall (Author), Susan Grace Galassi (Author), Ashley Thomas (Author) & 0 more See all 5 /5(4).

The Frick Collection in New York ranks among the world's most prestigious private art collections. It was founded by Henry Clay Frick, the Pittsburgh industrialist, who bequeathed his New York residence and the most outstanding of his many artworks to establish a public gallery/5.

Works Acquired from to 14 Objects. Works Acquired in The Frick Art Reference Library has book and e-book collections relating mainly to paintings, drawings, sculpture, and prints from the fourth to the mid-twentieth centuries by European and American artists. The decorative arts are a secondary area of collecting.

You must login to create and manage your collections. Login. View public collections. The Americas Revealed: Collecting Colonial and Modern Latin American Art in the United States (The Frick Collection Studies in the History of Art Collecting in America) by Edward J.

Sullivan | May 4, In this book, Charles Ryskamp - the Director of The Frick Collection - introduces the reader to the world of Henry Clay Frick, to the evolution of his collection, as well as to the historical and aesthetic framework within which The Frick Collection attained its eminence.5/5(4).

The Frick collection is one of the most wonderful private collections in the US. This wonderful "villa" on the corner of 5th ave. and 70th st. on Central Park East in Manhattan, once belonged to the steel and railroad tycoon Henry Clay Frick, is house to his amazing art collection/5(6). Frick Collection website The Frick Collection is an art museum located in the Henry Clay Frick House on the Upper East Side in Manhattan, New York City at 1 East 70th Street, located at the northeast corner with Fifth Avenue.

It houses the collection of industrialist Henry Clay Frick (–). 1 HistoryLocation: 1 East 70th Street, Manhattan, New York City. We recommend booking Frick Collection tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund.

See all 8 Frick Collection tours on Tripadvisor/5(K). The Frick Collection in New York ranks among the world’s most prestigious private art collections. It was founded by Henry Clay Frick (–), the Pittsburgh coke and steel industrialist, who bequeathed his New York residence and the most outstanding of his many artworks to establish a public gallery for the purpose of ‘encouraging and developing the study of the fine arts’.My Collections allow you to create, manage and share your own collections.

Sign up to start saving your favorite works of art.In the late 's consigned to Wildenstein by Staub-Terlinden's widow. Wildenstein. Frick, [From Getty Provenance: By (?), still in (?), Emile Staub-Terlinden, Männedorf, Switzerland.] Source: Paintings in The Frick Collection: French, Italian and Spanish.

Volume II. New York: The Frick Collection, ×.