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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    CHECKED OUT - ASK AT REF DESK
 MoMA Offsite Stacks  N620.M9 M874x 1995 (1 S865 no.5)    MISSING
 300089763  MoMA Offsite Stacks  N620.M9 M874 1995 c.3  AVAILABLE
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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