American Art Directory

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1914 Excerpt: ...stamps and coins. Talks are given almost daily in the galleries; girls from the shops are invited to the museum; noonday talks have been given in factories. The city beautiful campaign for 1914 was concentrated on the making and care of home gardens. A school is maintained. (See school section.) Accessions ...
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1914 Excerpt: ...stamps and coins. Talks are given almost daily in the galleries; girls from the shops are invited to the museum; noonday talks have been given in factories. The city beautiful campaign for 1914 was concentrated on the making and care of home gardens. A school is maintained. (See school section.) Accessions during 1913 included 24 paintings; 96 prints; 104 pieces of porcelain from Rev. Alfred Duane Pell: SO pieces of old Italian. German and Bohemian glass from Edward D. Libbey; antiquities and miscellaneous objects. There were 59 lectures by 22 speakers. TOLEDO Museum of Art--Continued Statistics for years ending December 30: 1912 1913 Total receipts $18,775 $18,795 Total expenses 19,145 21,461 Total attendance 121,351 97,234 Attendance of Public School children 14.272 15,000 Number of special exhibitions 32 35 Number of objects shown 1,969 2,610 Number of lectures given 27 59 Number of volumes in library 1,200 1,274 Accessions during the year 1,452 511 Exhibitions Jan., 1913--Seventeenth annual exhibition. Society of Western Artists. Jan.--Etchings by Chicago Society of Etchers. Feb.--Scandinavian exhibition. Feb.--Paintings by Leonard Ochtman and by George S. Elwell. March to Sept.--John North Willy's collection of Old Masters. March--Paintings by Childe Hassam and by John F. Carlson. March--Sculpture by Jo Davidson. March--Jewelry from the Potter Studio. March--Pewter lent by James Harrington Boyd. April--Paintings by F. Hopkinson Smith, Thomas S. Parkhurst and by L. E. Van Gorder. April--Carbon prints by W. H. Porterfield. May--Painters of the Far West. May--Paintings by Charles Walter Stetson. May--Portraits by Carroll Beckwith. May--Eleventh annual exhibition of the Athena Society. May--Ninth American Photographic Salon and the Toledo Camera Club. Sept...
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  • ISBN-13: 9781236528803
  • Publisher: General Books LLC
  • Publication date: 6/28/2012
  • Pages: 240
  • Product dimensions: 7.44 (w) x 9.69 (h) x 0.51 (d)

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