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5 edition of Hill-Stead found in the catalog.

Hill-Stead

An Illustrated Museum Guide

by Hill Tead Museum

  • 18 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Hill-Stead Museum .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11803533M
ISBN 100974424501
ISBN 109780974424507
OCLC/WorldCa56592174

Sep 19,  · Hill-Stead, to a remarkable degree, is both monumental and informal—no trivial accomplishment. It is a mansion and a farmhouse. Most of all, it is quintessentially an American house. Hill-Stead, 35 Mountain Road, Farmington, Hartford County, CT Hill-Stead, 35 Mountain Road, Farmington, Hartford County, CT. Connecticut Farmington Hartford County, Documentation Compiled After. Book/Printed Material The North Association of Hartford County. To the piously and benevolently disposed within our limits.

Feb 25,  · An author who explores the relationship of humans and animals will give a free Book/Mark talk on Thursday, March 3, at 7 p.m. at the Mark Twain House & Museum, Farmington Ave., Hartford. The design of Hill-Stead, long considered to be largely the work of the firm McKim Mead and White, is revealed to be the work of one of this country's earliest important women architects. Hill-Stead features a preface by architect Robert A. M. Stern. (source: Nielsen Book Data).

Hill-Stead includes a long-overdue reappraisal of the design contributions of Theodate Pope Riddle. The design of Hill-Stead, long considered to be largely the work of the firm McKim Mead and White, is revealed to be the work of one of this country's earliest important women architects. Hill-Stead features a preface by architect Robert A. M 5/5(1). May 07,  · Hill-Stead Museum, Farmington, CT. K likes. Hill-Stead Museum is a historically-significant home filled with art and antiques in a charming setting. Don't be shy. Contact us: [email protected]().


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Book a Field Trip A field trip to Hill-Stead Museum can make lessons on art, history, language arts, women’s history, agriculture and farming come alive. Over 3, volumes in Hill-Stead’s manuscript collection reflect the interests of Alfred and Ada Pope and their daughter Theodate.

Literary classics, important first editions, and works on art and architecture, politics and social reform, travel, world history and spiritualism are represented, as are bound volumes of popular periodicals such as Godey’s Ladies Books.

Most of the book. The Hill–Stead Museum is a Colonial Revival house and art museum set on a large estate at 35 Mountain Road in Farmington, Connecticut. It is best known for its French Impressionist masterpieces, architecture, and stately sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.comect: Theodate Pope Riddle in association.

Jan 13,  · Hill-Stead: The Country Place of Theodate Pope Riddle [James F. O'Gorman, Edward S. Cooke] on sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Nestled in the bucolic village of Farmington, Connecticut, at the summit of hilltop acres, sits what many architectural historians consider to be the finest Colonial Revival house in the United States/5(3).

Jan 14,  · Nestled in the bucolic village of Farmington, Connecticut, at the summit of hilltop acres, sits what many architectural historians consider to be the finest Colonial Revival house in the United States. Hill-Stead book The 33,square-foot Hill-Stead was built for Alfred Pope, a wealthy Cleveland industrialist looking for an East Coast country estate to house his world-class collection of French.

Hill-Stead Museum is using Eventbrite to organize 12 upcoming events. Check out Hill-Stead Museum's events, learn more, or contact this organizer. Hill-Stead is the first architectural project of Theodate Pope Riddle (), fourth registered female architect in the country, early proponent of historic preservation and caretaker of the.

Editor James F. O'Gorman combines gorgeous color photographs of the house's architecture, art, furnishing, and landscape with the latest historical scholarship."Hill-Stead" features a preface by architect Robert A.

Stern, [and also a biographical sketch of the Pope Family along with essays on its architect, furnishings, paintings. This post was contributed by a community member. The views expressed here are the author's own. Neighbor News ArtWalk in West Hartford, Book Club at Hill-Stead and More.

The opening of tonight’s Fresh Voices Student Poetry Competition at Hill-Stead Museum. The Fresh Voices Student Poetry Competition at Hill-Stead Museum was held May 10, with 15 students from over 80 high school applicants around the state of Connecticut chosen as semi-finalists/5().

Hill-Stead is the first comprehensive monograph on this classic American home. Editor James F. O'Gorman combines gorgeous color photographs of the house's architecture, art, and furnishings with the latest historical scholarship.

Feb 15,  · We've been to Hill-Stead Museum dozens of times. There are paintings on its walls, bought by the original owner in the s that can't be seen anywhere else in the world; Manet, Monet, Degas and many others.

It's a guided tour of a one of the first houses architecturally 5/5(). Jul 10,  · Contemporary Book Art At Hill-Stead In Farmington. Each artists has an individualistic approach to books. Kunstadt cut out pages from two 19th-century books of.

The Hill-Stead Museum features artistic masterpieces displayed in a turn-of-the-century, Colonial Revival house. Set in a unique home setting, the museum displays some of the most important Impressionist paintings in the world.

Take a guided tour of the museum galleries featuring works by Cassatt, Degas, Manet, Monet, Whistler, and more. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Hill-Stead: The Country Place of Theodate Pope Riddle at sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.com Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

The other stem of the Y is now used for a book shop and garages. South of the principal barns is another structure of cobblestone, the only masonry building in the complex, providing additional space for shops and garage. Behind it, foundations of a former attached greenhouse, lost by fire, are still in place.

Hill-Stead is an over-scaled. Upcoming Activities. Book Club: The Russian Job by Douglas Smith, May 13, Current Affairs, Talkin’ Trash, February 20, Current Affairs- Business Roundtable: Purpose of. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

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Hill-Stead Museum is a National Historic Landmark set on pastoral acres overlooking the Litchfield Hills. The grounds are accented by stately trees, seasonal gardens and over three miles of stone walls and woodland trails/5(15). Hill-Stead is noted for its 33,square-foot house filled with art and antiques.

Pioneering female architect Theodate Pope Riddle designed the grand house, set on hilltop acres, to showcase the Impressionist masterpieces amassed by her father, Cleveland iron industrialist Alfred A.

Pope Location: 35 Mountain Rd off Route 10, Farmington, CT. 22 reviews of Hill-Stead Museum "This museum is an absolute treasure. It's located a few streets away from the chaos that is Farmington headed towards 84, and was originally a working farm.

The employees were friendly and clearly cared about the 4/5(22).Keep the energy levels topped up with some tempting bites to eat, a cool beverage or a cup of coffee at Culteavo Tea Room @ Hill-Stead (35 Mountain Road, Farmington).

If you want a bit more on your plate, Truffles Farmington ( Farmington Avenue, Farmington) is a good choice. Other Things to Do Near Hill-Stead Museum.Hill-Stead for Girl Scouts Hill-Stead Museum welcomes Girl Scouts of all ages and levels to its beautiful acre campus in Farmington, CT.

This unique and breathtaking site offers both indoor and outdoor adventures in learning. Alfred and Ada Pope built the Colonial Revival mansion in