The Art Museum Book

€45

Description

Visit the world's most comprehensive and compelling museum in a book – from pre-historic times to the present, – over 1,600 artworks created with the expertise of 28 art world curators and historians.


"Unprecedented, unique, and vast in scope... a visually spectacular survey of world art. Destined to delight, inspire, and educate, as well as to become an invaluable, classic art-reference resource, it is very highly recommended." —Library Journal


Housing the finest art collection ever assembled, this revised, reformatted edition offers the museum experience without the boundaries of space and time, taking the reader on a tour around the world and through the ages. Its rooms and galleries display some 1,600 artworks, selected from the original collection, including paintings, sculpture, photographs, textiles, installations, performances, videos, prints, ceramics, manuscripts, metalwork, and jewel-work.


SPECIFICATIONS:


Format: Hardback


Illustrations: 1640 illustrations


ISBN: 9780714875026

Size Guide

Size: 238 x 305 mm (12 x 9 3/8 in)


Pages: 584 pp

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  • Phaidon
    • ESTABLISHED 1923
    • FOUNDERS Dr Bela Horovitz & Ludwig Goldscheider
    • ORIGIN Vienna
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  • Founded in 1923, Phaidon has a long tradition and distinguished history as an art book publisher. Today, Phaidon is recognised worldwide for publishing fine art books with the highest-quality content, innovative design and superb illustration.

  • The publisher of famous titles such as The Art Book and The Story of Art, Phaidon now publishes books across the topics of art, architecture, photography, design, performing arts, fashion, film and travel.