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Corporate author Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
Title The Museum of Modern Art at mid-century : continuity and change / [editor-in-chief, John Elderfield ; executive editor, Beatrice Kernan].
Publisher/Date New York, N.Y. : Museum of Modern Art : Distributed by Harry N. Abrams, c1995.
Description 254 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Barcode Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 300305941  MoMA Architecture & Design Study Center  N620.M9 M874 1995    AVAILABLE
 300063448  MoMA Manhattan Library Archives  1 S865 no.5    AVAILABLE
 300006432  MoMA Manhattan Reference (MoMA)  N620.M9 M874 no.5    AVAILABLE
 300056353  MoMA Offsite Stacks  N620.M9 M874 1995  no.5    AVAILABLE
 MoMA Offsite Stacks  N620.M9 M874x 1995 (1 S865 no.5)    MISSING
 300089763  MoMA Offsite Stacks  N620.M9 M874 1995 c.3  CHECKED OUT - ASK AT REF DESK
Series Studies in modern art ; 5.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Preface / John Elderfield -- Evolving torpedo, changing ideas of the collection of painting and sculpture of The Museum of Modern Art / Kirk Varnedoe -- Nothing sacred, "Jock Whitney snares antiques for the Museum", the founding of The Museum of Modern Art Film Library / Mary Lea Bandy -- Alfred H. Barr, Jr., as a writer of allegory, art criticism in a literary context / James Leggio -- From modernist utopia to Cold War reality, a critical moment in museum education / Carol Morgan -- Special section, James Thrall Soby, James Thrall Soby, author, traveler, explorer / Rona Roob -- Changing stream / James Thrall Soby -- Appendix, the James Thrall Soby bequest -- Bibliography of the published writings of James Thrall Soby / compiled by Rona Roob.
LC subject Whitney, John Hay.
Barry, Iris, 1895-1969.
Barr, Alfred H., Jr., 1902-1981.
Soby, James Thrall, 1906-1979.
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) -- History.
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.). Film Library -- History.
Other author Elderfield, John.
Varnedoe, Kirk, 1946-2003.
Bandy, Mary Lea.
Leggio, James.
Morgan, Carol, 1943-
Roob, Rona.
Soby, James Thrall, 1906-1979.
Kernan, Beatrice.
ISBN 0870701282 (MoMA and Thames and Hudson)
0810961539 (H.N.Abrams)
WorldCat no. 35234147

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