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Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum

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Works: 822 works in 1,211 publications in 3 languages and 32,764 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  History  Periodicals  Exhibition catalogs  Conference papers and proceedings  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Sources 
Roles: Donor, Other, Editor
Classifications: NK2406, 708
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Winterthur portfolio by Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum( )

in 3 languages and held by 1,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winterthur Portfolio is an interdisciplinary journal committed to fostering knowledge of the American past by publishing articles on the arts in America and the historical context within which they developed. The term "Arts" is used in its broadest sense to include all the products of human ingenuity that satisfy functional, aesthetic, or symbolic needs. Contributions cover such diverse fields as art history, architectural history, decorative arts, material culture, American studies, literature, folk studies, cultural geography, ethnology, anthropology, archaeology, and history. The range of subjects covered includes artists and artisans, architecture and landscape design, technology and trade, fashion and folkways, style and taste, customs and habits, manners and rituals - all relating to how people make and use objects to create or sustain environments
Man versus society in eighteenth-century Britain: six points of view by James L Clifford( Book )

10 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The treasure house of early American rooms by John A. H Sweeney( Book )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1978 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the rooms, furniture, and art objects in Winterthur, the former home of Henry Francis du Pont, now a museum near Wilmington, Delaware, and containing one of the handsomest single collections ever assembled
Perspectives on American folk art( Book )

5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American furniture, the Federal period, in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum by Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 1978 in English and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Colonial revival in America by Alan Axelrod( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visions of the heavenly sphere; a study in Shaker religious art by Edward Deming Andrews( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Printed textiles; English and American cottons and linens 1700-1850 by Florence M Montgomery( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the catalogue section, more than 400 examples of printed textiles from the Winterthur Museum Collection are described in detail
Arts of the Pennsylvania Germans by Scott T Swank( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American vision : Henry Francis du Pont's Winterthur Museum by Wendy A Cooper( Book )

7 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The culmination of Henry Francis du Pont's lifelong vision and passion for collecting, the Winterthur Museum houses the premier collection dedicated to American decorative arts. To celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of Winterthur, the National Gallery of Art, Washington, presents an incomparable selection of masterpieces chosen according to the very principles espoused by du Pont himself: rarity, beauty, historical association and provenance. The result, An American Vision, offers an array of the vast riches of this remarkable museum."--Jacket
A Winterthur guide to American Chippendale furniture : Middle Atlantic and Southern Colonies by Charles F Hummel( Book )

4 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Winterthur guide to Chinese export porcelain by Arlene M Palmer( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With hammer in hand; the Dominy craftsmen of East Hampton, New York by Charles F Hummel( Book )

6 editions published between 1968 and 1982 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ceramics in America by Ian M. G Quimby( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1980 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American illustrated book in the nineteenth century by North American Print Conference( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consuming visions : accumulation and display of goods in America, 1880-1920( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the consumer way of life in America as it unfolded in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. It traces how Americans came to value the pursuit of status objects and to rely on accumulating goods to measure cultural identity
American painting to 1776 : a reappraisal by Winterthur Conference on Museum Operation and Connoisseurship( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perspectives on American furniture( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prints in and of America to 1850 by Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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An American vision : Henry Francis du Pont's Winterthur Museum
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Languages
English (207)

Dutch (1)

French (1)

Covers
The treasure house of early American roomsAn American vision : Henry Francis du Pont's Winterthur MuseumConsuming visions : accumulation and display of goods in America, 1880-1920Henry F. du Pont and Winterthur : a daughter's portraitThe Winterthur guide to caring for your collectionGlass in early America : selections from the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur MuseumEarly American decorative arts, 1620-1860 : a handbook for interpreters