Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||9780934552820 0934552827 0934552835 9780934552837|
|Description:||235 pages ; 27 cm|
|Contents:||The fine arts at the Boston Athenaeum, 1807-1870 --
Toward 1870: the Perkins brothers, the Athenaeum Gallery, and changing taste in Boston --
The founding vision for the Museum, 1870 --
The Athenaeum and the Museum, 1870-1876 --
After 1876: changing directions --
Appendix: the incorporators of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1870.
Did you ever wonder how the huge and influential Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) got its start? The most comprehensive chronicle available to answer that question, which had not been fully told