The Art Museum - Frederick M. Asher, Lisa Beaven

Imagine your ideal museum.  Would it be Modern? Impressionists only? All sculpture, no sculpture? Whatever you desire, you will find it in The Art Museum (Phaidon, $200). Edited by Frederick Asher, this book is a truly breathtaking virtual museum with 992 pages containing 2,700 works of art. You can start at the beginning, dip into your favorite time period, or simply open to any page and be wowed. The museum is divided into color-coded galleries, rooms, corridors, and special exhibitions, which house painting, sculpture, works on paper, textiles, and more, all collected to tell the history of art. Clear, intelligent descriptions and notations make this book an essential piece in any art lover’s collection.

The Art Museum By Frederick M. Asher, Lisa Beaven, Marshall Becker, Phaidon Editors Cover Image
ISBN: 9780714856520
Availability: Special Order—Subject to Availability
Published: Phaidon Press - October 17th, 2011