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At home with art : how art-lovers live with and care for their treasures
Ellis, Estelle.
Personal Author:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Clarkson Potter, [1999]

Physical Description:
246 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Format :


Call Number
Material Type
Home Location
Item Holds
N5215 .E44 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize

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This eagerly anticipated companion volume to At Home with Books contains beautiful color photographs and detailed advice about collecting, displaying, maintaining, and living with an art collection. 300 full-color photos.

Author Notes

Caroline Seebohm lives in New Jersey.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 1
The Passionate Collector
Laurence Strengerp. 9
Martin Z. Marguliesp. 13
Sarah "Sally" G. Epsteinp. 19
John Axelrodp. 21
Ian and Mary Dunlopp. 25
Ralph Esmerianp. 29
Clare and Eugene Thawp. 33
Mary Jane Harrisp. 39
Before Our Time: Nineteenth-Century Art-Filled Roomsp. 42
The Focused Eye
Roz and Mel Jacobsp. 49
Mimi and Russell Duncanp. 55
John and June Hechingerp. 59
Harry van Dykep. 63
Jason Vassp. 67
Eric Robertsonp. 69
Penny and David McCallp. 73
Joan K. Davidsonp. 77
Insight, Persistence and Daring: The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Storyp. 80
Artists at Home
Don Bachardyp. 87
Jennifer Bartlettp. 93
Jon Hendricksp. 99
Cynthia Hazen Polskyp. 101
Costantino and Ruth Nivolap. 105
Ingeborg ten Haeff and John Githensp. 111
Private Collections: At Home to the Publicp. 112
Partners in Art
Agnes Gund and Daniel Shapirop. 119
Monina von Opel and Edward Millerp. 127
Ramon and Nercys Cernudap. 133
Robert and Lynn Johnstonp. 137
Sondra Gilman and Celso Gonzalez-Fallap. 143
Sam Watters and David Eidenbergp. 149
Anjelica Huston and Robert Grahamp. 153
John and Margaret Robsonp. 159
The Complete Picture: How to Frame Artp. 160
The Writer's Vision
Edward Albeep. 169
John Ashberyp. 177
B.H. and Abby Friedmanp. 181
Joe LeSueurp. 185
Charles and Sandra Hobsonp. 189
Marie-France Pochnap. 193
The Art of the Hang: How to Hang and Display Artp. 196
Picture-Perfect Spaces
John and Frances Bowesp. 203
Barbara Davidsonp. 207
Roger and Brook Berlindp. 213
Francien and Lee Ruwitchp. 217
The Duke of Buccleuchp. 221
Jean and Jay Kislakp. 227
Bertrand and Fay Taylorp. 231
Ruth and Richard Shackp. 237
In the Spotlight: How to Light Artp. 240
Resource Directoryp. 242
Indexp. 248