• Appel à communication: The Furniture of Display

    Il y a 30 jours - Par APAHAU

    Cases: The Furniture of Display The Bowes Museum, County Durham, January 10 - 11, 2020 Deadline: Nov 22, 2019 Making a Case for Cases: The Furniture of Display This conference aims to explore the furniture used by collectors, museums and institutions for displaying artefacts. Spanning diverse functions and definitions, objects known as display cases, showcases, china cabinets, vitrines, specimen tables, or even trophy cabinets, are ubiquitous in the home and museum. However, there remains a lack of scholarly engagement with cases in the writing on and about museums, demoting them as merely...
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