download pdf The Metropolitan Museum of Art GuideAuthor Thomas P Campbell – Z55z.co

This completely reconceived and rewritten guide to the Metropolitan Museum of Arts encyclopedic holdingsthe first new edition of the guidebook in nearly thirty yearsprovides the ideal introduction to almostessential masterpieces from one of the worlds most popular and beloved art collections It features a compelling and accessible design, beautiful color reproductions, and up to date descriptions written by the Museums own expertsMore than a simple souvenir book, The Metropolitan Museum of Art Guide provides a comprehensive view of art history spanning five millennia and the entire globe, beginning with the Ancient World and ending in contemporary times It includes media as varied as painting, photography, costume, sculpture, decorative arts, musical instruments, arms and armor, works on paper, and manyPresenting works ranging from the ancient Egyptian Temple of Dendur to Canovas Perseus with the Head of Medusa to Sargents Madame X, this is an indispensable volume for lovers of art and art history, and for anyone who has ever dreamed of lingering over the most iconic works in the Metropolitans unparalleled collectionNow available as an eBook The guide is now available to read on your tablet, mobile phone or personal computer The Metropolitan Museum of Art Guide eBook provides the same features as the printed version along with digital enhancements such as a linked table of contents for easy navigation, a double click to zoom on works of art, and additional views of artworks Like the print version, this eBook features a compelling and accessible design, beautiful photography, and up to date descriptions written by the Museums own expertsThe eBook is now available onKindle, Apple iBooks and Google Play


8 thoughts on “The Metropolitan Museum of Art Guide