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Title(s):

The Philosophy Chamber : Art and Science in Harvard's Teaching Cabinet, 1766-1820 / edited by Ethan W. Lasser ; with contributions by Aleksandr Bierig, Anne Driesse, Katherine Eremin, Andrew Gelfand, Claire Grech, Teri Hensick, Jane Kamensky, Ethan W. Lasser, Georgina Rayner, Jennifer L. Roberts, Whitney Barlow Robles, Maria Dolores Sanchez-Jauregui, Tony Sigel, Kate Smith, Lucie Steinberg, and Oliver Wunsch.

Published/Created:
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard Art Museums, [2017]
New Haven : Distributed by Yale University Press
Physical Description:
xxiv, 284 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
Holdings:
Reference Library
LD2155 .P49 2017 (LC) Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
"This publication accompanies the exhibition The Philosophy Chamber: Art and Science in Harvard's Teaching Cabinet, 1766-1820, on view at the Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, Massachusetts, from May 19 through December 31, 2017, and at The Hunterian, University of Glasgow, Scotland, in 2018."
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-274) and index.
Subject Terms:
Art museums.
College museums -- Massachusetts -- Cambridge -- Exhibitions.
College museums.
Harvard University -- Art collections -- History -- Exhibitions.
Harvard University -- Natural history collections -- History -- Exhibitions.
Harvard University.
Massachusetts -- Cambridge.
Natural history.
Form/Genre:
Exhibition catalogs.
History.
Contributors:
Lasser, Ethan W., editor.
Harvard Art Museums, host institution.
Hunterian Art Gallery (University of Glasgow), host institution.
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