Frick Collection Publishes Its First Book Focused on the History of Mansion Result of New Archival Research by Chief Curator Colin B. Bailey, Building The Frick Collection

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The history of Henry Clay Frick’s New York City residence is part architectural study, part family biography, and part institutional record. This November, and for the first time in its history, The Frick Collection publishes a book focused on the famed Fifth Avenue mansion that today serves as the museum’s remarkable setting, a topic of longstanding interest to the general public, visitors to the museum, and scholars alike. Building The Frick Collection: An Introduction to the House and Its Collections was written by Chief Curator Colin B.

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Wednesday, October 11, 2006