Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Handbook of the collections.
Philadelphia, Pa. : Philadelphia Museum of Art, ©1995
|所有的著者/提供者：||Philadelphia Museum of Art.|
|描述：||359 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm|
|内容：||Asian art --
Costume and textiles --
European decorative arts and arms and armor --
European painting and sculpture before 1900, including the John G. Johnson collection --
Prints, drawings, and photographs --
American art --
Twentieth-century art --
Special collections --
Publications about the museum --
Index of artists and makers.
|责任：||Philadelphia Museum of Art.|
"This first comprehensive handbook of the Museum presents over four hundred masterpieces from its encyclopedic collections of Asian art; costume and textiles; European decorative arts (including arms and armor); European painting and sculpture; prints, drawings, and photographs; American art; twentieth-century art, and the art of Africa and Mexico. Each work is illustrated in full color and is accompanied by a short didactic text contributed by Museum curators. Introductory essays describes the formation of the various departments of the Museum."--Amazon.