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Best in show : the dog in art from the Renaissance to today / Edgar Peters Bowron, Carolyn Rose Rebbert, Robert Rosenblum, and William Secord.

New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, c2006.
Physical Description:
xii, 159 p. : ill. (mostly col.) ; 31cm.
Reference Library
N7668.D6 B48 2006 (LC)+ Oversize
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Publisher description
Published in conjunction with the exhibition held in the Bruce Museum of Arts and Science, Greenwich, Conn. May 6-Aug. 27, 2006, and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Oct. 1, 2006-Jan. 1, 2007.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Dogs in art -- Exhibitions.
Bowron, Edgar Peters.
Bruce Museum.
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

  • An artist's best friend: the dog in Renaissance and Baroque painting and sculpture / Edgar Peters Bowron
  • From the royal hunt to the taxidermist: a dog's history of modern art / Robert Rosenblum
  • The purebred dog in art: eighteenth and nineteenth centuries / William Secord
  • Notes on the nature of dogs / Carolyn Rose Rebbert.