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Title Get there first, decide promptly : the Richard Brown Baker collection of postwar art / Jennifer Farrell ; with essays by Thomas Crow [and others] ; contributions by Agnes Berecz [and others] ; and a chronology by Elise Kenney

Publ Info New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Art Gallery, 2011
Distributed by Yale University Press
 RWU Main Library  N6488.5.B34 G48 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript 372 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes index
Contents Introduction / Jennifer Farrell -- Collecting bohemia in post-World War II New York : the Richard Brown Baker collection / Serge Guilbaut -- The onset of the 1960s in the collecting life of Richard Brown Baker : without the taking of risks, a great collection is not formed / Thomas Crow -- A man about town / Robert Storr -- A maverick collector for the 1980s / Jan Howard -- Richard Brown Baker in the 1990s : portrait of an eclectic collector / Judith Tannenbaum -- Artist entries -- Chronology / Elise Kenney -- List of artists in the Richard Brown Baker collection
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
LC subject Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Catalogs
Baker, Richard Brown -- Art collections -- Catalogs
Art -- Private collections -- United States -- Catalogs
Add Author Farrell, Jennifer (Jennifer E.), 1970-
Crow, Thomas E., 1948-
Berecz, Agnes
Kenney, Elise K., 1934-
Alt Title Richard Brown Baker collection of postwar art
ISBN 9780300153026 (alk. paper)
0300153023 (alk. paper)