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The Clark

The Institution and Its Collections

Michael Conforti; Michael Cassin

ISBN: 978 1 85759 890 2
Size: 250 x 210 mm / 8.3 x 9.8 in.
Binding: paperback
Pages: 160
Images: 130

UK £12.95 / US $19.95

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Only fully illustrated overview available of the Clark's collection of ninteenth-century European and American paintings and Old Master works
  • Published for the grand reopening of the campus in July 2014
  • Contains new and previously unpublished photography 

DESCRIPTION

Published on the occasion of the renovation and expansion of the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute in 2014, this extraordinary new book offers a fully-illustrated overview of the Clark's world-class collection of nineteenth-century European and American Paintings, Old Master paintings, English and American silver, master drawings and prints and early photography. Featuring iconic works by Edgar Degas, John Singer Sargent, and Winslow Homer, this elegantly designed volume examines the collection as well as the history of the Clark and its origins, its new expansion, and its ongoing commitment to research and art historical scholarship.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Michael Conforti is the Director of the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute

Michael Cassin is the Director of the Center for Education in the Visual Arts at the Clark Art Institute

REVIEWS

" The Clark is now more enticing than ever."
Architectural Digest

" The directors and trustees of every art museum in the country should schedule a visit to the Clark sooner rather than later."
New York Times

" See one of the most celebrated collections of 19th-century French art on the world."
The Boston Globe

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