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Title The Barnes collection / a production of WHYY, Inc. ; produced and directed by Glenn Holsten.

Publication Info. [United States] : PBS, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult DVD, Nonfiction  DVD 708.148 BAR    Check Shelf
 Wethersfield Public Library - DVDs  DVD BIOG BARNES, ALBERT C.    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD ; widescreen ; NTSC, region 1.
Note Subtitle on container: An enigmatic man, an inspiring collection of art.
Performer Albert Barnes.
Credits Executive producer, Trudi Brown ; editor, Meg Sarachan.
Summary Follow Dr. Albert Barnes on his remarkable rise from a working-class Philadelphia neighborhood to the top of the modern art world. This unique tale follows Dr. Barnes as he travels the world, collecting works of art by some of history's most famous artists. The film digs deep into the intricacies of each painting, offering a rare look at the priceless collection and at the new Philadelphia museum that now houses it.
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Barnes, Albert C. (Albert Coombs), 1872-1951 -- Art collections.
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Pennsylvania -- Merion -- Biography.
Art -- Private collections -- Pennsylvania -- Merion.
Art appreciation.
Art -- Criticism and interpretation.
Art -- History.
Added Author Holsten, Glenn. Producer. Director.
Brown, Trudi.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
WHYY (Television station : Philadelphia, Pa.)
ISBN 9781608837298
Standard No. 841887017329
Music No. BCOL601 PBS
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