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A time to mourn : expressions of grief in nineteenth century America / Martha V. Pike and Janice Gray Armstrong.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Armstrong, Janice Gray. joint author.
Museums at Stony Brook.
Pike, Martha V.
Publication
Stony Brook, N.Y. : Museums at Stony Brook
Contents
Where all our steps are tending : death in the American context / David E. Stannard -- The problem of time in nineteenth century America / Harvey Green -- Symbolic death : an anthropological view of mourning ritual in the nineteenth century / Lawrence Taylor -- The worldly side of paradise : Green-Wood Cemetery / Donald E. Simon -- Posthumous mourning portraiture / Phoebe Lloyd -- Chrysallis of gloom : nineteenth century American mourning costume / Barbara Dodd Hillerman -- Truly we live in a dying world : mourning on Long Island / P.G. Buckley
Date
c1980.
Description
192 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Notes
Bibliography: p. 190.
Exhibition held May 24-Nov. 16, 1980 at Museums at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, N.Y.
Includes index.
GUSN
148860
Call Number
Coll. N6510.P54
Descriptive terms
Art, American Exhibitions.
Art, Modern Exhibitions. 19th century
Grief in art Exhibitions.
Places
United States

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