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Adams, Tate

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; Publishing; Book Arts and Illustration; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 331 words.

(b Holywood, County Down, Ireland, Jan 26, 1922).

Australian painter, printmaker, book designer, lecturer, collector, gallery director and publisher of limited edition artists’...

Beatty, (Alfred) Chester

S. J. Vernoit.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Architecture; Art of the United States; Islamic Art; 20th-Century Art. 673 words.

(b New York, Feb 7, 1875; d Monaco, Jan 19, 1968).

British mining consultant and collector of American birth. He was educated at the Columbia School of Mines and at Princeton...

Beurdeley

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Professional Interior Design; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 446 words.

French family of cabinetmakers, antique dealers and collectors. The dynasty was founded by Jean Beurdeley (1772–1853), who, after service in Napoleon’s armies, opened a small antique shop...

Charles, Prince of Wales

Robert M. Maxwell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Painting; Architecture; 20th-Century Art. 407 words.

(b London, Nov 14, 1948).

English prince, writer, patron and watercolourist. In the 1980s he became especially interested in the problems of the inner city and the built...

Christie’s

Noël Annesley.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Landscape Art and Architecture; Financial Aspects of Art; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 1556 words.

[Christie, Manson & Woods]

Auction house founded in London by James Christie (1730–1803). After a few years spent in the navy, James Christie worked as an assistant to an...

Coverdale, William Hugh

Lydia Foy.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Architecture; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 316 words.

(b Kingston, Ont., Jan 27, 1871; d New York, Aug 10, 1949).

Canadian engineer, businessman and collector. His interest in Canadian colonial history prompted him to begin...

Exhibition architecture in American world fairs

Robert W. Rydell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Architecture; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 2947 words.

Beginning with the Great Exhibition in London in 1851, world’s fairs (often called universal expositions, international exhibitions, or world expos) became mainstays of the modern world. By...

FitzGerald, Desmond

Lillian B. Miller.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Architecture; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 354 words.

(b Nassau, May 20, 1846; d Brookline, MA, Sept 22, 1926).

American engineer, patron and collector. He was educated in Providence, RI, in Paris and at the Phillips Academy in...

Gallery

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Architecture; Art Techniques and Principles; Financial Aspects of Art; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 17 words.

Geymueller, Heinrich von

Peter Boutourline Young.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Architecture; History of Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 330 words.

(b Vienna, May 12, 1839; d Baden-Baden, Dec 19, 1909).

Austrian architect, engineer, architectural historian and writer. He studied engineering in Paris and in 1860 entered the...