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Samuel H. Kress Collection

Isaac Delgado Museum of Art.

Samuel H. Kress Collection

by Isaac Delgado Museum of Art.

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Published by The Museum in New Orleans .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Painting, Italian.,
  • Painting -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIsaac Delgado Museum of Art.
    GenreCatalogs.
    ContributionsSamuel H. Kress Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination66 p., [2] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19959096M

    19th & 20th Century European Drawings - American Federation of Arts / Samuel H. Kress Foundation - New York - July - July by American Federation of Arts / Samuel H. Kress Foundation and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Renaissance medals: from the Samuel H. Kress Collection at the National Gallery of Art; based on the catalogue of Renaissance medals in the Gustave Dreyfus Collection by National Gallery of Art (U.S.); Dreyfus, Gustave, Pages:

    S. H. Kress & Co. was the trading name of a chain of "five and dime" retail department stores in the United States of America, established by Samuel Henry Kress, which operated from to In the first half of the 20th century, there were Kress stores with ornamented architecture on "Main Street" in hundreds of cities and towns. To the Samuel H. Kress Foundation will go the increasing gratitude of the nation as it fully realizes the immense impetus given to its artistic growth through the Foundation’s generosity, of which the establishment of this collection is a significant example.

    Title: The Holy Family Date Created: c. / Physical Dimensions: w x h cm (overall) Type: Painting Rights: Samuel H. Kress Collection External Link: National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC Medium: oil on panel painter: Agnolo Bronzino Theme: religious, Madonna and Child School: Florentine Provenance: Possibly Capponi collection, Florence.[1] (Count Alessandro Contini . Collections in the Fine Arts Gallery at Vanderbilt University. Gifts to the Libraries support the learning and research needs of the entire Vanderbilt g: Samuel H. Kress.


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Samuel H. Kress Collection by Isaac Delgado Museum of Art. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Browse the Collection The Kress Collection encompasses more than 3, works of European art, and is distinguished for its abundance of Italian Renaissance paintings. The Collection was donated to scores of regional and academic art museums throughout the United States between andwith the single largest donation reserved for the.

The Samuel H. Kress Collection The Samuel H. Kress Collection The paintings that constitute the Samuel H. Kress Study Collection at Vanderbilt University represent a selection of fourteenth- through sixteenth-century Renaissance works of art from northern and southern Italy.

Samuel H. Kress Collection book rows  Fromthe Kress Foundation sponsored the publication of a scholarly Complete. The Samuel H. Kress Study Collection at the University of Missouri provides a scholarly consideration of this portion of the Kress Collection.

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Kress Collection. Italian Schools, XV-XVI Century/5(2). Samuel Kress made an extraordinary gift to the nation of his outstanding collection of paintings and sculpture. This book is the catalog for an exhibition that celebrated this gift by reuniting a number of the choicest paintings that are now dispersed to many museums across the by: 1.

The Samuel H. Kress Foundation and Artstor have collaborated on a project to digitize and publish more than 1, images of European art, mostly paintings from the Kress Collection, to the Digital Library.

The selection in Artstor reflects the Kress Collection’s strength in Italian art, mostly Renaissance, with additional works from the French, Spanish, Dutch, Flemish, and German schools.

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National Gallery of Art 11x14" Lithograph THE ATTENTIVE NURSE SAMUEL KRESS. $ Shipping: + $ Rating: % positive. Genre/Form: Catalogs: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brooks Memorial Art Gallery.

Samuel H. Kress collection. Memphis: Brooks Memorial Art Gallery, Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation. Born into a middle-class Pennsylvania family, Kress built a fortune through his cent stores, which then dotted the American landscape.

A trip to Italy ignited his interest in art, and with his growing wealth he was able to purchase the first Italian masterpieces to decorate his Fifth Avenue. Get this from a library. The Samuel H. Kress collection. [Birmingham Museum of Art (Birmingham, Ala.); Samuel H.

Kress Foundation.]. The Kress Collection Inthe Samuel H. Kress Foundation donated over thirty European paintings and sculptures from the s through the s to the High. The High houses one of eighteen regional Kress collections nationwide and features Giovanni Bellini’s Madonna and Child, Benvenuto Tisi’s Adoration of the Magi, and Vittore.

This is the first volume of Occasional Papers on the Samuel H. Kress Collection and is published in the memory of Mario Modestini. The book marks the tenth aniversary of the advanced training in Old Masters conservation sponsored by the Kress Foundation at the Conservation Center of the Institute of Fine Arts of New York University.

The Kress Collection As a descendent of German and Irish immigrants, Samuel Kress’s story can be read as a tale of the, arguably antiquated, classic American Dream.

Born inSamuel H. Kress was the second oldest of his seven siblings. He was born in Cherryville, Pennsylvania in the midst of the Civil War. About The Samuel H. Kress Foundation. Samuel H.

Kress (–) founded the S. Kress Co. five and dime chain of department stores in With the fortune he amassed from his retail business, he collected European art dating between and paintings and sculptures from the samuel h.

kress collection second edition Walker, John Published by National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Samuel H. Kress Foundation amassed one of the most astonishing collections of European Old Master paintings, sculpture, and decorative arts ever assembled through the efforts of a private individual.

Even more remarkable was the manner in which Kress would share his collection with the American people. Starting in the early s, Kress began to.

Paintings and Sculpture from the Kress Collection Acquired by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation Introduction by John Walker, text by William E. Suida. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 50, no. 13, repro., as Dance of Salome and Beheading of St.

John the Baptist. S.H. Kress, in full Samuel Henry Kress, (born JCherryville, Pa., U.S.—died Sept. 22,New York, N.Y.), American merchant and art collector who used the wealth from his chain of five-and-ten-cent stores to donate artwork to more than 40 U.S.

museums. With money saved from his teaching salary, Kress purchased a stationery store in Nanticoke, Pa., in. He named his chain "S. H. Kress & Co." These eventually would become popularly known as the "S.

H. Kress 5 and 10 Cent" stores. Unlike other businessmen of the time who opened stores in large cities, he wisely built his stores in smaller towns and only in the 29 states he felt had the most potential for : Woodlawn Cemetery and Conservancy, Bronx.

Email this Article Samuel H. Kress."The Samuel H. Kress Foundation and the El Paso Museum of Art staff believe our collection is the highest quality collection in the country, other than that which was deposited in The Smithsonian.