TITLE

Father of a Revolution

AUTHOR(S)
McGuigan, Cathleen
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Newsweek;4/5/2004, Vol. 143 Issue 14, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Exhibition Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews an exhibition of the work of industrial designer Christopher Dresser, "Shock of the Old," at the Cooper-Hewitt Museum in New York City.
ACCESSION #
12659186

 

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