Art+collection

  • 1 art collection — Works of art accumulated by an individual or institution. Such collections were made in the earliest civilizations; precious objects were stored in temples, tombs, sanctuaries, and palaces. A taste for collecting per se developed in Greece… …

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  • 2 art collection — noun a collection of art works • Hypernyms: ↑collection, ↑aggregation, ↑accumulation, ↑assemblage • Hyponyms: ↑loan collection …

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  • 3 art collection — noun A collection of works of art housed together …

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  • 4 Art Collection of the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Lucca — The art collection of the Foundation of the Savings and Loan Bank of Lucca or La Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Lucca , is a collection of art works, mostly representing artists from Lucca, acquired by this financial institution. The home of… …

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  • 5 Art Collection of the Pietro Manodori Foundation of the Cassa di Risparmio di Reggio Emilia — The Art Collection of the Pietro Manodori Foundation of the Cassa di Risparmio di Reggio Emilia or (collezione d arte della Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Reggio Emilia Pietro Manodori) is a small, but publicly exhibited collection of artists… …

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  • 6 Art Collection of the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Perugia — The Art Collection of the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Perugia is a private collection of artworks, mainly from the region, and acquired by the financial institution. The collection is divided into two prestigious locations in the historic… …

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  • 7 McMichael Canadian Art Collection — Coordinates: 43°50′27″N 79°37′31″W / 43.840776°N 79.625205°W / 43.840776; 79.625205 …

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  • 8 Government Art Collection — The United Kingdom s Government Art Collection (GAC) places works of art in major Government buildings in the UK and around the world to promote British art, culture and history.Works are displayed in several hundred locations, including Downing… …

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  • 9 New Hall Art Collection — The New Hall Art Collection is a permanent collection of contemporary art by women artists. Paintings, prints, and sculpture are displayed throughout the Murray Edwards College, Cambridge, England. The unique architecture of the College buildings …

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  • 10 United Nations Art Collection — The United Nations Art Collection is a collective group of artworks and historic objects donated as gifts to the United Nations by its member states, associations or individuals. These artistic treasures and possessions, mostly in the form of… …

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  • 11 B.C. Rich Body Art Collection — The Body Art Collection are a selection of limited edition electric guitars made by the guitar manufacturer B.C. Rich. The series is based on the company s platinum series and was made over two years from January 2003 until December 2004. The… …

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  • 12 Christopoulos N. Traditional Shipyard and Art Collection — is a museum in Volos, Magnesia, Greece …

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  • 13 Berlinka (art collection) — The Berlinka ( pl. from Berlin) Looted art is the Polish name for a German collection of historic material which was originally at the Preußischen Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin Prussian State Library at Berlin (Berlin State Library), but is now kept …

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  • 14 Art Gallery of South Australia — Established 1881 Location North Terrace, Adelaide, Australia Type Art gallery …

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  • 15 Art theft — is the theft of art. This is usually done for the purpose of resale or ransom; occasionally thieves are also commissioned by dedicated private collectors. Stolen art is also often used between criminals in an underworld banking system as… …

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  • 16 Art Bouddhique — L’art bouddhique naît dans le sous continent indien, probablement durant les siècles suivant la mort du Bouddha historique ou Gautama Bouddha (VIe siècle av. J. C. et Ve siècle av. J. C.), bien que ses premières manifestations attestées …

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  • 17 Art Institute of Chicago — Coordinates: 41°52′46″N 87°37′26″W / 41.87944°N 87.62389°W / 41.87944; 87.62389 This article is about the art mus …

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  • 18 Art and Art Exhibitions — ▪ 2009 Introduction Art       The art market enjoyed an astonishing run of record breaking sales through the first nine months of a volatile 2008. In May Lucian Freud s Benefits Supervisor Sleeping (1995), a candid portrayal of a corpulent female …

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  • 19 Art chinois — Ai Weiwei, Bol de perles, 2006. Détail de l installation, bols de porcelaine de Jingdezhen et perles d eau douce, dites « perles de Chine », 100 x 43 cm chaque pièce. Exposition So Sorry, München 2010 …

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  • 20 Art sale — An art sale is the practice of selling objects of art by auction.In England this dates from the latter part of the 17th century, when in most cases the names of the auctioneers were suppressed. Evelyn (under date June 21, 1693) mentions a great… …

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