A comprehensive handbook presenting over 400 masterpieces from the Museum's encyclopedic collections, which include American art; Asian art; costume and textiles; European decorative arts (including arms and armor); European painting and sculpture; twentieth-century art; and the arts of Mexico and Africa. Each work is illustrated in full color and accompanied by a brief text written by a Museum curator. Introductory essays on the collections describe their formations, holdings, and distinguishing features.
360 pages, 453 illustrations (445 in color), 9 1/2" x 5 1/2"
Softcover ISBN: 0-87633158-4