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us: California Palace of the Legion of Honor


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  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco.
    • us: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. California Palace of the Legion of Honor
    • us: Palace of the Legion of Honor (San Francisco, Calif.)
    • us: לגיון הכבוד
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

        (lcsh) Museums
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) San Francisco (Calif.)
  • Additonal Related Forms

    • us: Legion of Honor (San Francisco, Calif.)
  • Earlier Established Forms

      California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco.California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco.
  • Sources

    • found: Nat. Sculpt. Soc., N.Y. Contemp. Amer. sculpt., c1929 (a.e.) t.p. (California Palace of the Legion of Honor, Lincoln Park, San Francisco)
    • found: Off. museum dir. 1978/79: p. 56 (The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco: M.H. De Young, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, and California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco)
    • found: Hastings, B. Christian Berard, 1950: verso t.p. (Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco)
    • found: Legion of Honor, via WWW, June 27, 2016 (The Legion of Honor, San Francisco's most beautiful museum, displays an impressive collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge; built to commemorate Californian soldiers who died in World War I, the Legion of Honor is a beautiful Beaux-arts building located in San Francisco's Lincoln Park; the Legion is most noted for its breathtaking setting. Its collections include Rodin's Thinker, which sits in the museum's Court of Honor, European decorative arts and paintings, Ancient art, and one of the largest collections of prints and drawings in the country)
    • notfound: After the ruins, 1906 and 2006, c2006 (publisher info: name of museum changed to Legion of Honor)Legion of Honor Web page, July 19, 2005 (current name: Legion of Honor)
  • Editorial Notes

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  • Change Notes

    • 1980-06-17: new
    • 2016-06-28: revised
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