Title Information

Records for not-yet-published titles do not include subject classifications. To initiate an order, see the instructions at the bottom of the page.

COLLECTING MODERN: DESIGN AT THE PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART SINCE 1876. Kathryn Bloom Hiesinger. Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2011. Published in association with Yale University Press, New Haven. 304 pp. with 303 ills. (257 col.). 32 x 28 cm. LC 2010-39890 ISBN 9780300122190 In English.
Explores the development and significance of the Museum's extraordinary collection of decorative arts since its founding in 1876, documenting some 225 diverse objects that include furniture, ceramics and glass by such important international figures as Bertoia, Breuer, the Eameses, Hoffmann, Lalique, Mackintosh, Noguchi, Rietveld, Ruhlmann, Sottsass, Starck, Thonet and Tiffany.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Several Periods — Commercial/Industrial Design, Decorative Arts
Plans: 71,75,68,30
Worldwide Number: 074354
Hardcover $65.00    

Select titles for ordering by clicking in the boxes to the left of the title entries and then click on the "Add to Cart" button below. You will then be able to specify quantities and continue with your order.

NOTE: The shopping cart will expire after 2 hours of inactivity.