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The American Wing Walking Guide

The American Wing at The Metropolitan Museum of Art: A Walking Guide

This fully illustrated handbook gives the viewer a grand tour through every room in the American Wing. Four sections introduce readers to the architecture, sculpture and decorative arts, historic interiors, and newly reopened painting galleries.

96 pp. 120 color ill. 4 1/4 x 7 3/4 in.

Published by The Metropolitan Museum of Art in association with Scala Publishers Limited
ISBN 978-1-85759-742-4 Paperback with flaps $9.95


Washington Crossing the Delaware

Washington Crossing the Delaware: Restoring an American Masterpiece
By Carrie Rebora Barratt, Lance Mayer and Gay Myers, Suzanne Smeaton and Eli Wilner

This fascinating book recounts the behind-the-scenes acquisition and display of a beloved masterpiece, as well as its recent restoration and reframing.

48 pp. 65 ill. (55 in color) 8 1/2 x 11 in.

Published by The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Distributed by Yale University Press
ISBN 978-0-300-17642-1 Paperback $14.95


Duncan Phyfe: Master Cabinetmaker in New York

Duncan Phyfe: Master Cabinetmaker in New York
By Peter M. Kenny and Michael K. Brown, with Frances Bretter and Matthew A. Thurlow

This richly illustrated volume covers the full chronological sweep of America's best-known cabinetmaker, Duncan Phyfe, a Scottish-born master craftsman who left an enduring mark on American decorative style.

312 pp. 341 ill. (273 in color) 9 1/2 x 12 in.

Published by The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Distributed by Yale University Press
ISBN 978-0-300-15511-2 Cloth $65.00

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