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  • Title: Creating the Cloisters
  • Author: Timothy B. Husband
  • ISBN: 9781588394880
  • Page: 420
  • Format: Paperback

  • The Cloisters marked its 75th anniversary in 2013 Since its opening on May 10, 1938, it has become a treasured landmark, celebrated for both its magnificent setting and its world class collection of medieval art and architecture Located in Fort Tryon Park, a verdant oasis on the northern tip of Manhattan, the highest point in New York City, the building commands sweepingThe Cloisters marked its 75th anniversary in 2013 Since its opening on May 10, 1938, it has become a treasured landmark, celebrated for both its magnificent setting and its world class collection of medieval art and architecture Located in Fort Tryon Park, a verdant oasis on the northern tip of Manhattan, the highest point in New York City, the building commands sweeping views of the Hudson River and the towering Palisades on the river s opposite bank This book, published as a reprint of an issue of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin v 70, no 4 Spring, 2013 tells the history of The Cloisters from is nascence in the early 1900s, when the valuable and choice things it incorporates began to be assembled in France through to its opening day in 1938 Black and white, color illustrations.
    Timothy B. Husband
    Timothy B Husband is a Curator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art He has worked in the Department of Medieval Art and The Cloisters for over forty years He studied at the Fogg Museum as an undergraduate at Harvard, received his MA from the Institute of Fine Arts, and completed his doctoral coursework at Columbia Focusing on the later Middle Ages, mostly in the German speaking world, his interests include sculpture, tapestry, goldsmiths work, ceramics, manuscripts, and stained glass in both the secular and ecclesiastical realms He has organized many exhibitions including The Treasury of Basel Cathedral 2001 , The Medieval Housebook and the Art of Illumination 1999 , The Luminous Image Painted Glass Roundels in the Lowlands, 1480 1560 1995 , and The Wild Man Medieval Myth and Symbolism 1980 His most recent publication is The Art of Illumination The Limbourg Brothers and the Belles Heures of Jean de France, Duc de Berry.


    Commentaires:

    Jean Marie Angelo
    Do you love New York? I thought so. Here is a wonderful little book about John D. Rockefeller, Jr his love of art and architecture, and the fortune he spent building the cloisters at Fort Tryon Park. Washington Heights is a happening place. Wonderful photos and schematics. Enjoy.

    Chris
    Published in 2013 to mark the 75th anniversary of The Cloisters in New York, "Creating the Cloisters" documents the origins, development during the 1920s and '30s and eventual opening of this 'landmark' museum, its unveiling taking place the year before war ripped Europe apart for the second time in two decades. The Cloisters is the branch of the Metropolitan Museum of Art "dedicated," as it proclaims, "to the art, architecture, and gardens of medieval Europe." Sited at the city's highest po [...]

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