The Making of the South Kensington Museum [in Journal of the History of Collections]; Curators, Dealers and Collectors at Home and Abroad. Charlotte Gere, guest eds Carolyn Sargentson.

The Making of the South Kensington Museum [in Journal of the History of Collections]; Curators, Dealers and Collectors at Home and Abroad

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. First edition. Soft cover. Vol. 14, no. 1. 176p, many photos. Slight shelf wear. Very good. Item #30277

Articles on the founding and first decades of the Victoria and Albert Museum by Clive Wainwright, Anthony Burton, Martin Levy, Paul Tucker, and others. The Government Schools of Design and the founding collection, the Great Exhibition and collecting modern manufactures, collecting abroad, relationships with the trade, uses of the collections, and the roles of dealers and collectors John Coleman Isaac, Charles Fairfax Murray, Henry Wallis, and Murray Marks. Can be sent outside the US for less than the default shipping rate.

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