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Encyclopedia > Gibbes Museum of Art
The Gibbes Museum of Art
Established 1905
Location 135 Meeting Street

Charleston, South Carolina Nickname: The Holy City, The Palmetto City, Chucktown Motto: Aedes Mores Juraque Curat (She cares for her temples, customs, and rights) Location of Charleston in South Carolina. ...

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Established as the Carolina Art Association in 1858, the Gibbes Museum of Art opened its doors to the public in 1905. Located in Charleston's historic district, the Gibbes houses a premier collection of over 10,000 works of fine art, principally American works with a Charleston or Southern connection. 1858 (MDCCCLVIII) is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1905 (MCMV) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Charleston, South Carolinas Oldest City Charleston is an American city located in Charleston County, South Carolina. ... The Cornfield is an oil on canvas painting by John Constable in 1826 Fine art refers to arts that are concerned with beauty or which appealed to taste (SOED 1991). ... Charleston, South Carolinas Oldest City Charleston is an American city located in Charleston County, South Carolina. ...


In 2005, the Gibbes Museum of Art[1] celebrated the centennial anniversary of its Beaux Arts building at 135 Meeting Street. 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Beaux-Arts architecture denotes the academic classical architectural style that was taught at the École des Beaux Arts in Paris, the home territory of this style, which influenced American architecture in the period 1885 – 1920. ...


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