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Decorative Arts AL-CO, CT-DE, FL-IL, IN-LA, MA, MA2 , MD-OH, PA-TX, VA-VT, VT-ZZ

 


 

 

 

 

  Florida

  Boca Raton

  Boca Raton Museum of Art

  501 Plaza Real

  Boca Raton FL  33432    

  Phone 561 392-2500

  Web Site www.bocamuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@bocamuseum.org

  Description General art museum - modern masters

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus Arts

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  New or Updated:  11/30/2006


Jacksonville
Alexander Brest Museum
2800 University Boulevard N
Jacksonville University
Jacksonville FL 32211
Phone
904 745-7371
Web Site http://www.inusa.com/tour/fl/jacksonv/brest.htm
Description
university gallery with rotating exhibits of students, faculty, and other artists, collections of decorative arts
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus  Arts
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Collection G-M Ivory
Collection N-Z Porcelain

Florida
Sanford
Sanford Museum
520 East First Street
Sanford FL 32771
Phone
407 330-5687
Web Site http://www.ci.sanford.fl.us/
Description based on collections of town founder Henry Sanford
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Research/Reading Archives

Georgia
Athens
Georgia Museum of Art
90 Carlton Street
University of Georgia
Athens GA 30602
Phone 706 542-3254
Alt Phone 706 542-4662
Web Site http://www.uga.edu/gamuseum/home.html
Description general art museum, focus on American painting, other works on paper, decorative arts
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Collection N-Z Paintings
New or Updated: 05/12/2003

  IL

  Chicago

  DePaul University Museum

  2360 North Kenmore Avenue

  Chicago  IL   60614    

  Phone  773 325-7506

  Web Site http://condor.depaul.edu/~gallery/

  E-mail  mailto:llincoln@wppost.depaul.edu

  Description  Gallery with faculty, student, national & international shows and

                    selections from University permanent collection

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Painting

  New or Updated:  9/24/2007

  Iowa

  Ames

  Brunnier Art Museum

  Scheman Building #390

  ISU Campus

  Ames  IA   50011    

  Phone  515 294-3342

  Web Site  www.museums.iastate.edu/

  Description  art museum with emphasis on decorative arts located in a performing

                    arts and conference complex

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection G-M  Glass

  New or Updated:  9/21/2007
 

  IA

  Ames

  Farm House Museum

  Knoll Road

  ISU Campus

  Ames  IA

  Phone  515 294-3342

  Web Site www.museums.iastate.edu/

  E-mail  mailto:aclone@iastate.edu

  Description  first house on campus, built for the farm program, occupied by college

                    presidents, deans, and faculty, by appointment only

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Building

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Era  1862

  New or Updated:  9/21/2007


Colesburg
Early American Pattern Glass Society
PO Box 266
Colesburg IA 52035  
Phone
Web Site
http://www.eapgs.org/
E-mail mailto:fredlmia@msn.com
Description extensive annotated list of museums with glass collections
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site Association
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Collection G-M Glass

Iowa
Muscatine
Muscatine Art Center
1314 Mulberry Avenue
Muscatine IA 52761
Phone
319 263-8282
Web Site
http://www.muscatineartcenter.org/
E-mail mailto:art@muscanet.com
Description former mansion in 4 acres of garden, primarily American, Great River collection, furniture and decorative arts
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Collection N-Z Paperweights
Era 1908
New or Updated: 05/26/2003

  IL

  Champaign

  Krannert Art Museum

  500 East Peabody Drive

  U of IL

  Champaign  IL   61820    

  Phone   217 333-1860

  Web Site  http://www.art.uiuc.edu/galleries/kam/index.html

  E-mail  mailto:webmaster@mailctr.kam.uiuc.edu

  Description  art from multiple eras and places, Old Master paintings. Pre-Columbian, WPA artists

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  New or Updated:  11/30/2005


Illinois
Decatur
Birks Museum
Gorin Hall, Millikin U
1184 West Main Street
Decatur IL 62522
Phone
217 424-6337
Web Site www.millikin.edu/statey/Birks
Description 14th-20th century international decorative arts with porcelain & glass
Type of Resource Museum
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Collection G-M Glass
Collection N-Z Paperweights
 
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