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Author/Artist Brilliant, Virginia.
Title Gothic art in the gilded age : Medieval and Renaissance treasures in the Gavet-Vanderbilt-Ringling collection / Virginia Brilliant ; with texts by Françoise Barbe ... [et al.].
Publisher/Date [Sarasota, Fla.] : John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art ; [Newport, R.I.] : Preservation Society of Newport County ; Pittsburgh, Penn. : distributed by Gutenberg Periscope Publishing, c2009.
Description xvii, 214 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 30 cm.
Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Brooklyn Stacks  N896 J61    AVAILABLE
 Frick Book Stacks  N6313.S2 J64 2009    AVAILABLE
Note "Published for the exhibition Gothic Art in the Gilded Age: Medieval and Renaissance Treasures in the Gavet-Vanderbilt-Ringling Collection, the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, 16 Dec. 2009 to 4 Apr. 2010; the Preservation Society of Newport County, 8 May 2010 to 31 Oct. 2010. Exhibition curators: Virginia Brilliant and Paul F. Miller" --T.p. verso.
"Focuses on the collection at the core of the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art's medieval and early Renaissance holdings. Comprising around 350 paintings, sculptures, and works of decorative art including metalwork, furniture, ceramics, cameos, timepieces, and wax miniatures made across the European continent chiefly between the twelfth and sixteenth centuries, this group of objects belonged to three successive owners: Émile Gavet (1830-1904), Alva Vanderbilt Belmont (1853-1933), and John Ringling (1866-1936)" --Publisher description.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p.198-209) and index.
Donor Frick: Gift of the author, Virginia Brilliant.
LC subject John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art.
Art, Gothic.
Art and society -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Art and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
United States -- Civilization -- 1865-1918.
Other author Miller, Paul F.
Barbe, Françoise.
Related corporate bodies John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art.
Preservation Society of Newport County.
ISBN 9780916758561
0916758567
WorldCat no. 491949302

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