The Metropolitan Museum of Art guide

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

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  • Creator director's foreword by Max Hollein
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Revised edition. New York : The Metropolitan Museum of Art ; New Haven : Distributed by Yale University Press, [2019] ©2019
  • Physical Details
    • 455 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 9781588397003, 1588397009
  • OCLC on1090433701

Summary

  • "For this volume, curators from all seventeen curatorial deparments collaborated to identify works that represent the scope of our collection in the most compelling way"--Director's foreword.

Notes

  • Includes index

Contents

  • Ancient World : Ancient Near Eastern Art -- Egyptian Art -- Greek and Roman Art -- Across Cultures : Asian Art -- Islamic Art -- Arts of Africa, Oceania and the Americas -- Arms and Armor -- Musical Instruments -- Europe : Medieval Art -- The Cloisters -- Drawings and prints -- European painting -- European sculpture and decorative arts -- Robert Lehman Collection -- United States : The American Wing -- Modern Era : The Costume Institute -- Modern and Contemporary Art -- Photographs
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