Art as Utility

Date
1959
Summary
Presents the utilitarian function and underlying ideas of varied works of art, and tells how many objects now treasured in museums were originally created for practical, utilitarian purposes.  Explains how changes in ideas bring changes in art expression, illustrating with works of art from the collection of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts.
Contributors
Bartlett H. Hayes, Jr.; Patricia Barnard; Cabot Lyford; WGBH-TV; Lowell Institute Cooperative Broadcasting Council
Publishers
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Genres
Educational; Art
Subject
Art ; Art and religion.
Collection
National Educational Television
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 film reel (33 min.) sound,black and white/monochrome; 16 mm
Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 7835340; Other: GR00423807; MDPI Barcode: 40000003366517

Access Restrictions

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