American Furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Late by N. Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, Morrison H.

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

Right here ultimately is the book that files The Metropolitan Museum of Arts superlative choice of past due colonial furnishings. This complete catalogue—prodigiously researched and gloriously illustrated—presents 213 of the best items within the Museums American Wing. those masterpieces of eighteenth-century furnishings are absolutely defined and thought of in gentle of comparative items from collections around the kingdom. for each item the writer offers unique information regarding provenance, development, situation, inscriptions if any, dimensions, and fabrics. the quantity will stand because the integral sourcebook for creditors and a journey de strength of scholarship within the box.

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