By N. Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, Morrison H. Heckscher, Mary-Alice Rogers

ISBN-10: 0870994271

ISBN-13: 9780870994272

Right here finally is the e-book that records The Metropolitan Museum of Arts superlative choice of overdue colonial furnishings. This finished catalogue—prodigiously researched and gloriously illustrated—presents 213 of the best gadgets within the Museums American Wing. those masterpieces of eighteenth-century furnishings are absolutely defined and regarded in gentle of comparative items from collections around the state. for each item the writer supplies targeted information regarding provenance, building, , inscriptions if any, dimensions, and fabrics. the amount will stand because the indispensable sourcebook for creditors and a journey de strength of scholarship within the box.

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