Selections from the Collection of the Museum of Arts and Sciences
Author: Gary R. Libby
This publication illustrates in full color a generous selection of one hundred paintings, pieces of furniture, sculpture and silver by some of America's most significant artists and makers who worked in this country from 1640 to 1900. Essays on each artist, maker, and object present an aesthetic, historical, social, and cultural overview designed to better understand the significance of the works presented in this collection of American art new to the field.
Hardcover, 11" x 9", 230 pages, full color