This index is the type of reference text that librarians and researchers rejoice over. The A.C.I. was compiled and realized by Noelle Corboz and Cécile de Pebeyre under the direction of Marc Blondeau and Thierry Meaudre. The subtitle defines it succinctly, "Catalogues Raisonnés & Critical Catalogues of Artists 1780-2008," and further, "Painting, Sculpture, Works on Paper, Prints, Contemporary Media." Entries are alphabetical by artist name, with place and date for birth and death. Bibliography proceeds chronologically from date of publication, with separation for genre. De
Some times a book is more than a book. That is the case with one of the latest acquisitions of the Ingalls Library, Papermaking at Hayle Mill 1808 - 1987. The impressive clamshell cased publication is an historical archive and treasure trove of papermaking history.
Researching the history of the Cleveland Museum of Art collection became easier recently with the addition of two serial publications to the JStor collection. The Bulletin of the Cleveland Museum of Art ran from1914 to 1994, serving as the primary publication for announcements regarding exhibitions, collections, and all things about the Museum. With JStor's full text searching, researching museum objects is certainly easier. Searching within the publication by ac
The earliest known American-made patchwork quilt is a handscreen, a type of small fire screen. That this little quilt still exists is incredible, author Lynne Zacek Bassett calls it, “merely a battered ghost.”