2 edition of Collection of J. Pierpont Morgan found in the catalog.
Collection of J. Pierpont Morgan
J. Pierpont Morgan
|Statement||introduction and descriptions by Wilhelm Bode.|
|Contributions||Bode, Wilhelm von, 1845-1929.|
|LC Classifications||NK7903 .M6|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||11029144|
Morgan died in Rome, Italy, in his sleep in at the age of 75, leaving his fortune and business to his son, John Pierpont "Jack" Morgan, Jr., and bequeathing his mansion and large book collections to The Morgan Library & Museum in New York. 38 x 31 x cm.
Pierpont Morgan's immense holdings ranged from Egyptian art to Renaissance paintings to Chinese porcelains. For his library, Morgan acquired illuminated, literary, and historical manuscripts, early printed books, and old master drawings and prints.
Books by John Pierpont Morgan. A Check List of Coptic Manuscripts in the Pierpont Morgan Library. Author: John Pierpont Morgan. Paperback Jan List Price: $ Compare Prices.
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Pierpont Morgan. London: Privately. As a young businessman, Pierpont Morgan showed an occasional interest in books and manuscripts and acquired a small group of historical and literary autographs.
By the late s he had assembled a conventional New York "gentleman's collection" of drawings—mostly academic genre scenes depicting worlds far removed from modern industrial America. John Pierpont Morgan, Stephen Wootton Bushell, William M.
Laffan, Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) Full view - Catalogue of the Morgan Collection of Chinese Porcelains, Volume 1 John Pierpont Morgan, Stephen Wootton Bushell Full view - A revealing biography of J.
Morgan, one of the most powerful and enigmatic financiers in history, from bestselling author Frederick Lewis Allen. Celebrated as a titan of industry by some and decried as a monopolizing robber baron by others, John Pierpont Morgan was without a doubt a dominant player in American finance at the turn of the twentieth century.
The definitive full-scale portrait of J. Pierpont Morgan’s tumultuous life, both in and out of the public eye The subject of Collection of J.
Pierpont Morgan book book, J.P. Morgan, was a unique, complex and historically significant person and his complexities and contributions to American society on numerous fronts are beautifully documented in this s: Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont),Art objects, Jewelry, Medieval Publisher Paris, [Impr.
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By all accounts, not much was said in the meeting between the year-old, walrus-mustached financier J. Pierpont Morgan and the young woman who would become his personal librarian—a gruff. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station, the Morgan is a major exhibition venue for fine art, literature, and music, one of New York's great historic sites, and a wonderful place to dine, shop, and attend a concert or film.
John Pierpont Morgan (Ap – Ma ) was an American financier and banker who dominated corporate finance on Wall Street throughout the Gilded the head of the banking firm that ultimately became known as J.P. Morgan and Co., he was a driving force behind the wave of industrial consolidation in the United States spanning the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Books by J Pierpont Morgan. Catalogue of the Morgan Collection of Chinese Porcelains. Author: J Pierpont Morgan, S W Bushell, New York Metropolitan Museum of Art (Creator) Paperback Mar List Price: $ Compare Prices. Catalogue of a Collection of Gallo-Roman Antiquities Belonging to J.
Pierpont Morgan. Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), Catalogue of a collection of books formed by Jame Toovey principally from the library of the Earl of Gosford, the property of J.
Pierpont Morgan. (New York, ), also by Archibald Acheson Gosford and James Toovey (page images at HathiTrust). The Morgan Library & Museum—formerly the Pierpont Morgan Library—is a museum and research library located at Madison Avenue at East 36th Street in the Murray Hill neighborhood of Manhattan, New York was founded to house the private library of J.
Morgan inwhich included manuscripts and printed books, some of them in rare bindings, as well as his collection of prints. Catalogue Of The Morgan Collection Of Chinese Porcelains, Issue 1 [Morgan, John Pierpont, Stephen Wootton Bushell, William M. Laffan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
Catalogue Of The Morgan Collection Of Chinese Porcelains, Issue 1Author: John Pierpont Morgan. Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont),Art objects, Germanic antiquities, Germanic peoples Publisher Paris, [Impr.
de l'art, C. Berger] Collection cornell; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Cornell University Library Contributor usage rights See terms Language English. Explore J. Pierpont Morgan's Library Take Tour and Audio Guide In American financier Pierpont Morgan (–) chose architect Charles Follen McKim (–) of the prominent firm McKim, Mead and White to design a library to house his growing collection of rare books and manuscripts.
Catalogue of the collection of jewels and precious works of art the property of J. Pierpont Morgan; compiled at his request by G.C. Williamson, LITT. by Williamson, George Charles,comp. Catalogue of the Collection of Miniatures the Property of J.
Pierpont Morgan, Volume 3 Catalogue of the Collection of Miniatures the Property of J. Pierpont Morgan, G. Williamson: Author: G. Williamson: Publisher: Chisnick Press, Original from: Lyon Public Library: Digitized: Apr 3, Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. Exhibition of paintings; collection of J.P.
Morgan, for the benefit of the Citizens Committee for the Army and Navy, inc. November 23 to Decemat the galleries of M. Knoedler and company, New York by J. Pierpont Morgan (Book). Catalogue of a collection of books formed by Jame Toovey principally from the library of the Earl of Gosford; the property of J.
Pierpont Morgan [Morgan, John Pierpont] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : John Pierpont Morgan. Pierpont Morgan, – Catalogue of the Collection of Watches: the property of J. Pierpont Morgan / compiled at his request by G. Williamson.
London: Privately printed at the Chiswick Press, Title page. Pierpont Morgan, – Pictures in the collection of J. Pierpont Morgan at Princes Gate & Dover house. London by J.
Pierpont Morgan,Priv. print. edition, in English. Art of the printed book, masterpieces of typography through five centuries from the collections of the Pierpont Morgan Library, New York by Pierpont Morgan Library (Book); An illuminated life: Belle da Costa Greene's journey from prejudice to privilege by Heidi Ardizzone (Book).
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2 [J. Pierpont Morgan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book, Catalogue of Racine collection. 2, by J. Pierpont Morgan, is a replication of a book originally published before It has been restored by human beings. Catalogue of the Morgan collection of Chinese porcelains by Morgan, J.
Pierpont (John Pierpont), ; Bushell, Stephen W. (Stephen Wootton), ; Laffan, William Mackay, ; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.).
Composition and printing of the text by the De Vinne Press"; v.2, "Two hundred and fifty copies of this book privately printed by Frederic Fairchild Sherman for J.
Pierpont Morgan. Junius Spencer Morgan (), Class ofand A.M.was a nephew of the celebrated John Pierpont Morgan, the great financier. Morgan began collecting as a student, and was early attracted to Virgil probably through the influence of Dean West.
The gift of the collection, valued at $50, was made in December 14 issue of. Junius's special interest was rare books, manuscripts and works on paper. Bythis particular collection for J.P. had reac items and he made the decision to build what was to become the Morgan Library and Museum in New York City to house these acquisitions.
It opened in J. Pierpont Morgan Contributor Names Herford, Oliver,artist Source Collection Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress) Repository Book/Printed Material The life story of J.
Pierpont Morgan; a biography. American financier and industrial organizer John Pierpont Morgan, who was also a collector of art, books, and other historic documents, commissioned the Morgan Library, designed by architect Charles F. McKim as an Italian Renaissance-style palazzo, to house his collection.
The library, built from towas originally founded as a private institution, but in Morgan’s son, J.P. John Pierpont Morgan (–) was the greatest collector of his generation.
Over the course of his life, he amassed an unrivalled collection of art and rare books and manuscripts, including three Gutenberg Bibles and the only Raphael altarpiece in any American collection.
Pierpont gained a literary reputation with his book Airs of Palestine: A Poem (), re-published in an anthology by the same name in He also published moral literature, such as Cold Water Melodies and Washingtonian Songster (comp. In addition, he is probably the anonymous "gentleman" who co-authored The Drunkard; or, The Fallen Saved (), attributed to W.
Smith, an actor. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of J Pierpont Morgan books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. J.P. Morgan is remembered as such a dominant figure in American capitalism that it seemed to many that he ran the entire economy, able to pull strings anywhere.
He is also remembered for his art donations to New York City’s Metropolitan Museum of Art and his book collection, now in the Morgan.
The third volume of this series, which contains the layers of the paintings that belonged to John Pierpont Morgan, begins with a portrait of Miss Farren, Sir Thomas Lawrence and contains the layers of modern schools, Landseer, Linnell, Millais, Landelle, José Villegas y Cordero or Lucio Rossi and ot.
John Pierpont "Jack" Morgan Jr. (September 7, – Ma ) was an American banker, finance executive, and philanthropist. He inherited the family fortune and took over the business interests including J.P.
Morgan & Co. after his father J. Morgan died in After graduating from St. Paul's School and Harvard, Morgan trained as a finance executive working for his father and.
That interest brought her to the attention of J. Pierpont Morgan, whose large and haphazard collection of early books and manuscripts was about to be placed in its own building in New York City.
From to Greene worked to bring order to Morgan’s great collection. Pierpont Morgan Loans Collection. There is now on exhibition in the Library of Avery Hall a collection of illuminated Manuscripts and early printed books illustrating the liturgy and history of the church.
This valuable and extensfve collection is loaned by Mr. Pierpont Morgan and will be on view daily from 2 to 5 o'clock till the eighth. The city of New York has another institution which receives its name: the Pierpont Morgan Library, a private library in origin which today have public status thanks to his son, John Pierpont Morgan, Jr.; in the birth of this collection, is the Morgan bibliophile who began to acquire books.
E. Alfred Jones, Illustrated Catalogue of the Collection of Old Plate of J. Pierpont Morgan, London, Exhibited J. B. Waring, A Handbook to the Museum of Ornamental Art and the Armouries in the Art Treasures Exhibition, Manchester,Case G., p.
Author of Catalogue of the Morgan Collection of Chinese porcelains, Babylonian records in the library of J. Pierpont Morgan, Collection Julien Gréau, Catalogue des porcelaines françaises de m.
J. Pierpont Morgan, Cylinders and other ancient oriental seals in the library of J. Pierpont Morgan, Catalogue of a collection of Gallo-Roman antiquities belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan, Catalogue of .