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The Resource To make beautiful the Capitol : rediscovering the art of Constantino Brumidi, compiled by Amy Elizabeth Burton; prepared under the direction of the U.S. Senate Commission on Art

To make beautiful the Capitol : rediscovering the art of Constantino Brumidi, compiled by Amy Elizabeth Burton; prepared under the direction of the U.S. Senate Commission on Art

Label
To make beautiful the Capitol : rediscovering the art of Constantino Brumidi
Title
To make beautiful the Capitol
Title remainder
rediscovering the art of Constantino Brumidi
Statement of responsibility
compiled by Amy Elizabeth Burton; prepared under the direction of the U.S. Senate Commission on Art
Creator
Contributor
Author
Compiler
Interviewee
Issuing body
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burton, Amy Elizabeth
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cunningham-Adams, Christiana
  • Skvarla, Diane K.
  • Wolanin, Barbara A.
  • Ritchie, Donald A.
  • United States
Series statement
S. pub.
Series volume
113-10
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brumidi, Constantino
  • United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)
  • Mural painting and decoration, American
  • Mural painting and decoration
Label
To make beautiful the Capitol : rediscovering the art of Constantino Brumidi, compiled by Amy Elizabeth Burton; prepared under the direction of the U.S. Senate Commission on Art
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Shipping list no.:2014-0168-P
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-129)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The engineer and the artist : Montgomery C. Meigs, Constantino Brumidi, and the Capitol frescoes / Donald A. Ritchie -- The unlikely significance of Brumidi's motmot / Amy Elizabeth Burton -- Uncovering the historic roots of Brumidi's decorations : an interview with conservator Christiana Cunningham-Adams -- The "most practicable" route : Brumidi's landscapes and the transcontinental railroad / Amy Elizabeth Burton -- A collection of Brumidi sketches : artistic process and patriotic endeavor / Diane K. Skvarla -- Continuing conservation of Brumidi's murals in the U.S. Capitol / Barbara A. Wolanin
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 131 pages
Lccn
2013362000
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
tmp97419471
Label
To make beautiful the Capitol : rediscovering the art of Constantino Brumidi, compiled by Amy Elizabeth Burton; prepared under the direction of the U.S. Senate Commission on Art
Publication
Note
Shipping list no.:2014-0168-P
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-129)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The engineer and the artist : Montgomery C. Meigs, Constantino Brumidi, and the Capitol frescoes / Donald A. Ritchie -- The unlikely significance of Brumidi's motmot / Amy Elizabeth Burton -- Uncovering the historic roots of Brumidi's decorations : an interview with conservator Christiana Cunningham-Adams -- The "most practicable" route : Brumidi's landscapes and the transcontinental railroad / Amy Elizabeth Burton -- A collection of Brumidi sketches : artistic process and patriotic endeavor / Diane K. Skvarla -- Continuing conservation of Brumidi's murals in the U.S. Capitol / Barbara A. Wolanin
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 131 pages
Lccn
2013362000
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
tmp97419471

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