Matthew Sangster
Matthew Sangster is a Lecturer in Eighteenth-Century Literature and Material Culture at the University of Glasgow.
Sangster, Matthew
Sangster, Matthew
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Description: William Hunter and the Anatomy of the Modern Museum
As systems of knowledge and value have shifted over the two hundred years since William Hunter’s collection became a public museum, his varied acquisitions have waxed and waned in their perceived significance. This is particularly true of his library of over ten thousand printed volumes and about six hundred and...
PublisherYale Center for British Art
Related print edition pages: pp.91-107