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The Resource High culture and tall chimneys : Art institutions and urban society in Lancashire, 1780-1914, James Moore

High culture and tall chimneys : Art institutions and urban society in Lancashire, 1780-1914, James Moore

Label
High culture and tall chimneys : Art institutions and urban society in Lancashire, 1780-1914
Title
High culture and tall chimneys
Title remainder
Art institutions and urban society in Lancashire, 1780-1914
Statement of responsibility
James Moore
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This study follows the development of Lancashire's unique network of art institutions throughout the nineteenth century, exploring the motivations of the artists, patrons, politicians and philanthropists involved
Cataloging source
NLE
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Moore, James
Dewey number
942.7/6
Index
no index present
LC call number
DA670.L2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City and town life
  • Art and society
  • Art museums
  • Art schools
  • HISTORY
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • Art and society
  • Art museums
  • Art schools
  • City and town life
  • England
Target audience
specialized
Label
High culture and tall chimneys : Art institutions and urban society in Lancashire, 1780-1914, James Moore
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title page; Copyright page; CONTENTS; FIGURES; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; 1 Introduction: art in the first industrial society; 2 Lorenzo in Liverpool: William Roscoe, civic myths and the institutionalisation of urban culture; 3 An 'ornament to the town'? The Royal Manchester Institution and early public art patronage in Manchester; 4 From private to civic: the diverse origins of the municipal art gallery movement; 5 A 'solid foundation'? Art schools and art education; 6 The art of philanthropy? The formation and development of the Walker Art Gallery
  • 7 A problem of scale and leadership? Manchester's municipal ambitions and the 'failure' of public spirit8 Challenging 'the ocean of mediocrity and pretence'? The alternative visions of the Whitworth and Harris galleries; 9 The rise and fall of the municipal art gallery movement? The public and private dimensions of local civic art; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
1030646861
Extent
1 online resource (336 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526115645
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9781526115645
  • 22573/ctvn976rd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1030646861
Label
High culture and tall chimneys : Art institutions and urban society in Lancashire, 1780-1914, James Moore
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title page; Copyright page; CONTENTS; FIGURES; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; 1 Introduction: art in the first industrial society; 2 Lorenzo in Liverpool: William Roscoe, civic myths and the institutionalisation of urban culture; 3 An 'ornament to the town'? The Royal Manchester Institution and early public art patronage in Manchester; 4 From private to civic: the diverse origins of the municipal art gallery movement; 5 A 'solid foundation'? Art schools and art education; 6 The art of philanthropy? The formation and development of the Walker Art Gallery
  • 7 A problem of scale and leadership? Manchester's municipal ambitions and the 'failure' of public spirit8 Challenging 'the ocean of mediocrity and pretence'? The alternative visions of the Whitworth and Harris galleries; 9 The rise and fall of the municipal art gallery movement? The public and private dimensions of local civic art; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
1030646861
Extent
1 online resource (336 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526115645
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9781526115645
  • 22573/ctvn976rd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1030646861

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