Philadelphia Museum of Art: Handbook of the Collections (Japanese-Language Edition)
Edited by Felice Fischer, with Kyoko Kinoshita
Translated by Kaoru Kikuchi
This comprehensive handbook of the museum presents over 400 masterpieces from its encyclopedic collections, which include American art; Asian art; costume and textiles; European decorative arts (including arms and armor); European painting and sculpture; twentieth-century art; and the arts of Mexico and Africa. Each work is illustrated in full color and accompanied by a brief text written by a museum curator. Introductory essays on the collections describe their formations, holdings, and distinguishing features.
Spanish- and English-language
editions are also available.
453 illus. (445 in color)
9 ½ x 5 ½ inches