In Quest of Excellence: Civic Pride, Patronage, Connoisseurship
by van der Marck, Jan et al.
Miami, Florida: Center for the Fine Arts, 1984. Softcover. G. Black & color illus. wraps, 256 pp., BW and color illus. Issued in conjunction with a 1984 exhibition exploring the theme of museum patronage and the civic pride gleaned when sharing artwork publicly. Consists of entries for many American museums, to tell their story. The exhibition checklist cites 203 pieces, and many, if not all, appear to be pictured here. A substantial catalogue with a worthy mission.
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