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A Wise Extravagance: The Founding of the Carnegie International Exhibitions, 1895–1901
by Kenneth Neal
University of Pittsburgh Press, 1996
eISBN: 978-0-8229-7172-6 | Paper: 978-0-8229-5584-9
Library of Congress Classification N6487.P57C375 1996
Dewey Decimal Classification 759.05

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ABOUT THIS BOOK
Andrew Carnegie, industrialist and a major American philanthropist, sought to bring world-class art and culture to Pittsburgh. This book looks at how the Carnegie International exhibit came into being in 1895, the early exhibitions, the art, artists, and the public reception to it.
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