Inside the Lost Museum

Steven Lubar explains work behind the scenes—collecting, preserving, displaying, and using art and artifacts in teaching, research, and community-building—through historical and contemporary examples, especially the lost but reimagined ...

Inside the Lost Museum

Museum lovers know that energy and mystery run through every exhibition. Steven Lubar explains work behind the scenes—collecting, preserving, displaying, and using art and artifacts in teaching, research, and community-building—through historical and contemporary examples, especially the lost but reimagined Jenks Museum at Brown University.

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Inside the Lost Museum
Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: Steven D. Lubar, Steven Lubar
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-07 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Museum lovers know that energy and mystery run through every exhibition. Steven Lubar explains work behind the scenes—collecting, preserving, displaying, and using art and artifacts in teaching, research, and community-building—through historical and contemporary examples, especially the lost but reimagined Jenks Museum at Brown University.
The Lost Museum
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Hector Feliciano
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-05-12 - Publisher:

Drawing on recently declassified government archives and other primary sources, a journalist describes how the Nazis systematically looted some of France's most important private art collections, tracing the fate of the art and revealing the location of stolen works never returned to their owners.
The Lost Museum
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Robert Martin Adams, Inc Blackside
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher: Studio

Brings together and comments on a gallery of copies and representations of more than two hundred paintings, sculptures, and buildings that have been lost in their original forms through war, theft, restoration, sabotage, and public indifference
The Lost Museum
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Hector Feliciano
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-04-25 - Publisher: Basic Books

Between 1939 and 1944, as the Nazis overran Europe, they were also quietly conducting another type of pillage. The Lost Museum tells the story of the Jewish art collectors and gallery owners in France who were stripped of rare works by artists such as Vermeer, Rembrandt, Degas, Cézanne, and Picasso.
The Museum of Lost Wonder
Language: en
Pages: 159
Authors: Jeff Hoke
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher: Weiser Books

Presents an interactive history of the human imagination, separated by the seven stages of alchemical process, encouraging readers to question their understanding of life and the way in which imagination is quantified.