Dallas Museum of Art

A Guide to the Collection
New Edition

Edited by Bonnie Pitman

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March 27, 2012
368 pages, 7 1/2 x 10 1/4
449 color + 2 b/w illus.
ISBN: 9780300179637
PB-Flexibound

Distributed for the Dallas Museum of Art

Explore the world renowned collection of the Dallas Museum of Art in this lavishly illustrated, informative catalogue. Dallas Museum of Art: A Guide to the Collection showcases the full range and exceptional quality of the rich holdings of one of America's premier art institutions. The guide features over 400 stunning color photographs of pieces from the Museum's outstanding encyclopedic collection. Works from the ancient Americas, Africa, Asia, the Pacific, the ancient Mediterranean, Europe, and America are all represented, along with modern and contemporary pieces. Accompanying object entries offer descriptions, explanations of iconography, information on the artist or cultural history, and information on provenance and techniques.

Bonnie Pitman is the former Eugene McDermott Director at the Dallas Museum of Art.

"If you're not already amazed and thrilled by the DMA's holdings, you will be after a glance through this sumptuous guide."—Joy Tipping, The Dallas Morning News
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