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American Louvre : a history of the Renwick Gallery building / Charles J. Robertson.

Robertson, Charles J. (Author). Robertson, Charles J., 1934- author. (Added Author). Broun, Elizabeth, writer of foreword. (Added Author).
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Shelby County Public Library - Shelby County 727 ROB (Text) 78731000499108 Adult Main Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781907804816
  • Physical Description: 107 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, DC : Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2015.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 102-103) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Mr. Corcoran -- Renwick and Corcoran -- Design of the new gallery -- The war begins -- General Meigs -- Reclaiming the gallery -- Opening the gallery -- The later years -- The Court of Claims -- Saving the building -- Restoring the building -- The current era.
Subject: Renwick Gallery > History.
Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson), 1798-1888.
Renwick, James, 1818-1895.
Art museum architecture > Washington (D.C.)
Washington (D.C.) > Buildings, structures, etc.

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