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Peggy Guggenheim & Frederick Kiesler : the story of Art of This Century / edited by Susan Davidson, Philip Rylands ; texts by Dieter Bogner ... [et al.]

Publication:
New York: Guggenheim Museum Publications, c2004.
Format/Description:
Book
396 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 28 cm.
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Subjects:
Guggenheim, Peggy, 1898-1979.
Kiesler, Frederick.
Art of This Century (Gallery).
Modernism (Art) -- New York (State) -- New York.
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- New York (State) -- New York.
Contents:
The master and Marguerite / Philip Rylands
Staging works of art : Frederick Kiesler's exhibition design 1924-1957 / Dieter Bogner
Focusing an instinct : the collecting of Peggy Guggenheim / Susan Davidson
Plates : Selected works at Art of this century
Jackson Pollock's Mural for Peggy Guggenheim : its legend, documentation, and redefinition of wall painting / Francis V. O'Connor
Architectural commission and public statements
Reconstructed plan
Sequential views
Perspective views of reconstructed 3-D model by Jason Holtzman
Modern art in a modern setting : Frederick Kiesler's design of Art of this century / Don Quaintance
Plates : Frederick Kiesler's designs for Art of this century / commentary by Don Quaintance & Valentina Sonzogni
"You will never be bored within its walls" : Art of this century and the reaction of the press / Valentina Sonzogni
Serving the future : the exhibitions at Art of this century 1942-1947 / Jasper Sharp.
Notes:
"Published on the occasion of the exhibition Peggy and Kiesler: the collector and the visionary. Curated by Dieter Bogner and Susan Davidson. Organized by the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, in collaboration with the Austrian Frederick and Lillian Kiesler Private Foundation, Vienna. Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, 10 October 2003-9 January 2005."--t.p. verso.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 348-362) and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1932 Fund.
Contributor:
Davidson, Susan, 1958-
Rylands, Philip.
Bogner, Dieter.
Peggy Guggenheim Collection.
OĢˆsterreichische Friedrich und Lillian Kiesler-Privatstiftung.
Class of 1932 Fund.
ISBN:
0892073209 (hbk.)
OCLC:
61153488