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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
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Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2011-11-02T22:23:27.000Z
Video Title:
Design [R]evolutions: Places for Paintings and Paintings for Places
Description:
It is difficult to believe that the works of art we now see in museums were originally intended for display someplace else. The inaugural speaker for Desigh [R]evolutions, Dr. Nicholas Penny will discuss where several famous paintings now in public galleries were originally intended to hang, and how lighting, heigh, wall color, frames, and the functions of rooms exerted a decisive influence on the artists who painted them.
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438
Video Duration:
57 min 21 sec
Topic:
Design  Search this
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Education  Search this
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