Art: Norton Simon Museum of Art at Pasadena [002]

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Title Art: Norton Simon Museum of Art at Pasadena [002]
Collection Name and Number P0479 Lennox and Catherine Tierney Photo Collection
Photo Number Box 54, USA Pasadena Art Museum, 2
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1963
Subject Sculpture--California--Pasadena--Photographs; Norton Simon Museum of Art at Pasadena--California--Pasadena--Photographs; Pasadena Museum of Modern Art--California--Pasadena--Photographs; Pasadena Art Museum--California--Pasadena--Photographs; California; Museums; Art
Keywords Fine arts
Spatial Coverage Pasadena (Calif.)
Description Photograph of contemporary sculpture, part of a 1963 show (possibly the show "Ceramics By Harrison McIntosh January 09, 1963 - February 03, 1963") at Pasadena Art Museum (later re-named Norton Simon Museum of Art at Pasadena), Pasadena, California
Caption on Slide Contemporary ceramic sculpture, spring '63, Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, California, U.S.A.
Additional Information Image was scanned from color slide. Note: "The history of the Norton Simon Museum begins with the Pasadena Art Institute. The Institute was founded in 1922 and incorporated two years later on August 14, 1924 as a privately endowed, nonprofit institution...In April, 1954, the Institute changed its name to the Pasadena Art Museum and concentrated its efforts on the acquisition and exhibition of modern art... On March 1, 1973, the Museum again changed its name. It [then] became the Pasadena Museum of Modern Art...On June 24, 1974 the Museum closed for renovation. After combining the Pasadena Art Museum and Norton Simon collections, it reopened on March 1, 1975. In October of that year, the name of the institution changed to the Norton Simon Museum of Art at Pasadena."--Museum History, Norton Simon Museum website. Note: Original caption information for this image provided as: "Cont. cer. Sculpture Pasa Art. Mus. Show Spring '63, Pasadena, Ca. USA"
Type Image
Creator Tierney, Lennox
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ARK ark:/87278/s60v8ws7
Donor Tierney, Lennox; Tierney, Catherine
Setname uum_lctpc
Date Created 2013-01-15
Date Modified 2013-10-10
ID 340929
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