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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Patrimony

Sophie Vigneron.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art. 722 words.

The concept of patrimony is multi-faceted; its original narrow legal sense of inherited goods has widened to include all objects, and sometimes places, that are culturally significant for...

Cone, Claribel

Stephanie Moye.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Pathology. 2116 words.

Cone, Claribel (14 November 1864–20 September 1929), and Etta Cone (30 November 1870–31 August 1949), art collectors, were born in Jonesboro, Tennessee, the daughters of Herman Cone, a...

Luhan, Mabel Dodge

Lois Palken Rudnick.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Biographical Studies. 1646 words.

Luhan, Mabel Dodge (26 February 1879–13 August 1962), writer and patron, was born in Buffalo, New York, the daughter of Charles Ganson and Sarah Cook, members of the upper class who lived...

Blondel, Alain

Bénédicte Martin.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Financial Aspects of Art. 747 words.

(b 1939).

French art dealer. Blondel became active as an art dealer in Paris in the late 1960s, and his high-profile gallery in the Marais district closed in December 2014....

Sachs, Paul Joseph

Sally Anne Duncan.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; Education. 1266 words.

Sachs, Paul Joseph (24 November 1878–17 February 1965), museum director, teacher, and art collector, was born in New York City, the son of Samuel Sachs, a partner in the firm of Goldman,...

Harari, Ralph Andrew (1893–1969), merchant banker and art scholar and collector

P. J. V. Rolo.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Financial Aspects of Art; Art Education; Art. 722 words.

Harari, Ralph Andrew (1893–1969), merchant banker and art scholar and collector, was born on 28 October 1893 in Cairo, the third child and elder son of Sir Victor Harari Pasha, civil...

Australian regional art galleries

Pamela Bell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Financial Aspects of Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 1414 words.

While the main public art museums in Australia are to be found in its capital cities (see Australia §XII), throughout Australia there are over 160 regional art galleries, which are owned...

Menil, de

Susan E. Davidson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Financial Aspects of Art; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 790 words.

American collectors, of French birth. John de Menil (fl 1904–73) and his wife Dominique de Menil [née Schlumberger] (b 1908) were forced by World War II to emigrate from France in 1941,...

Carnegie, Andrew

Simon Pepper.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Financial Aspects of Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 1018 words.

(b Dunfermline, Scotland, Nov 25, 1835; d Lenox, MA, Aug 11, 1919).

American industrialist and patron of Scottish birth. Aged 11, Andrew Carnegie immigrated with his parents...

Market for African and Oceanic art

Bruno Claessens.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; History of Art; Financial Aspects of Art; African Art (Sub-Saharan); Art of the United States; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; Contemporary Art. 1259 words.

[tribal art]

The market for ‘tribal art’ emerged in the first decades of the 20th century. By way of avant-garde artists and pioneering dealers, African and Oceanic art slowly...