In-between mosaics: Getting to know North Africa
Margaret Alexander / Mosaic / Photographs

In-between mosaics: Getting to know North Africa

Written by Jessica Cebra, ICFA Departmental Assistant You’ve probably heard about Margaret Alexander from us before during last year’s museum and online exhibit From Clearing to Cataloguing: The Corpus of Tunisian Mosaics, or from a more recent report on processing the materials in the Corpus des Mosaïques de Tunisie (CMT) and Margaret Alexander Collection. The conservation … Continue reading

A Museum Perspective on Archival Practice
Internship / Margaret Alexander / Mosaic / Processing

A Museum Perspective on Archival Practice

Written by Kelly Hughes, Former ICFA Intern (Fall 2012-Summer 2013) and Graduate of the Museum Studies Program at George Washington University As part of my graduate program in Museum Studies in George Washington University, I was an intern at the Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives (ICFA) of Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection for the … Continue reading

ICFA in the Dumbarton Oaks Museum!
Dumbarton Oaks Museum / Exhibit / Margaret Alexander / Mosaic

ICFA in the Dumbarton Oaks Museum!

The Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives is excited to announce the opening our newest exhibit: From Clearing to Cataloging: The Corpus of Tunisian Mosaics, which highlights the Margaret Alexander Collection at Dumbarton Oaks. The collection contains documents and photographs that relate to the fieldwork and publication associated with the Corpus des Mosaïques de Tunisie (CMT), or … Continue reading