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

Imprint [United States] : PBS, [2012]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  708.14812 B261Bb 2012    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD.
Language Closed-captioned.
Performer Albert Barnes ; featuring David Morse as the voice of Dr. Barnes.
Credits Executive producer, Trudi Brown ; editor, Meg Sarachan.
Note DVD release of the 2012 motion picture.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
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.
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.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Holsten, Glenn.
Brown, Trudi.
Morse, David, 1953-
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
WHYY (Television station : Philadelphia, Pa.)
Note Subtitle on container: An enigmatic man, an inspiring collection of art.
ISBN 9781608837298
Standard No. 841887017329
Music No. BCOL601 PBS

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