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Arts Of Ancient Egypt

Text by Lawrence Berman, Denise Doxey, Rita Freed.

Some of the first mummies, monumental sculptures and other ancient Egyptian artifacts to come to America became part of the holdings of the Musem of Fine Arts, Boston, as early as 1872. Today, with over 60,000 objects, the MFA's Egyptian collection is one of the largest and most comprehensive in the world. This volume features over 100 of the most important of these objects, with texts by three prominent Egyptologists. Introductions to each major period of ancient Egyptian history provide an overview of the worshipped rulers, regional lords and myriad laborers who commissioned and created these beautiful works, as well as the political events, religious rituals, and technical accomplishments that helped shape them. Individual descriptions of each object tell of their original use and significance. Some, such as the rare bust of Ankhhaf, or the monumental stone sculpture of King Menkaure and his queen, have no equal anywhere. Others boast a unique local history, such as the Torso of King Achoris that was purchased as ballast by a Yankee sea captain and later displayed for sixty years on a postmaster's front lawn. Whatever one's interest, this book provides a tantalizing glimpse into the civilization that has fascinated the west since Antony first wooed Cleopatra.
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Arts of Ancient Nubia: MFA Highlights

ARTS OF ANCIENT NUBIA: MFA HIGHLIGHTS

Text by Denise M. Doxey.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878468539 | US $22.50

Pub Date: 9/25/2018
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European Painting and Sculpture After 1800

EUROPEAN PAINTING AND SCULPTURE AFTER 1800

Text by Emily A. Beeny, Marietta Cambareri.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878468409 | US $22.50

Pub Date: 7/26/2016
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Contemporary Art: MFA Highlights

CONTEMPORARY ART: MFA HIGHLIGHTS

Text by Al Miner, Liz Munsell, Edward Saywell, Emily Zilber.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878468164 | US $22.50

Pub Date: 1/26/2016
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European Decorative Arts

EUROPEAN DECORATIVE ARTS

Text by Thomas Michie.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878468225 | US $22.50

Pub Date: 1/27/2015
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Arts of China: MFA Highlights

ARTS OF CHINA: MFA HIGHLIGHTS

Text by Hiromi Kinoshita.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878467891 | US $22.50

Pub Date: 9/30/2013
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Photography: MFA Highlights

PHOTOGRAPHY: MFA HIGHLIGHTS

Text by Anne Havinga, Karen Haas, Nancy Keeler.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878466764 | US $22.50

Pub Date: 8/1/2007
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Conservation: MFA Highlights

CONSERVATION: MFA HIGHLIGHTS

Text by Richard Newman.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878467297 | US $22.50

Pub Date: 10/31/2011
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Arts of Korea: MFA Highlights

ARTS OF KOREA: MFA HIGHLIGHTS

Text by Jane Portal, Suhyung Kim.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878467884 | US $22.50

Pub Date: 1/31/2013
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American Paintings: MFA Highlights

AMERICAN PAINTINGS: MFA HIGHLIGHTS

Text by Janet Comey, Elliot Davis, Karen Quinn, Ellen Roberts, Carol Troyen, Erica Hirshler.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878466603 | US $19.95

Pub Date: 9/2/2003
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Musical Instruments: MFA Highlights

MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS: MFA HIGHLIGHTS

Essay by Darcy Kuronen.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878466740 | US $19.95

Pub Date: 7/2/2004
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Native American Art: MFA Highlights

NATIVE AMERICAN ART: MFA HIGHLIGHTS

Edited by Gerald W.R. Ward.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878467518 | US $20.95

Pub Date: 7/31/2010
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Arts of Japan: MFA Highlights

ARTS OF JAPAN: MFA HIGHLIGHTS

Edited by Anne Nishimura Morse.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878467143 | US $24.95

Pub Date: 12/1/2008
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Classical Art: MFA HIghlights

CLASSICAL ART: MFA HIGHLIGHTS

Edited by Christine Kondoleon. Text by Richard Grossmann, Jennifer L. Heuser.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878467280 | US $22.50

Pub Date: 6/16/2008
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Asian Art

ASIAN ART

Text by William Southworth, Anna Slaczka, Jan van Campen, Menno Fitski, et al.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS/RIJKSMUSEUM

ISBN: 9789071450945 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 4/25/2017
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Rijksmuseum: 1100–1600

RIJKSMUSEUM: 1100–1600

Edited by Frits Scholten.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS/RIJKSMUSEUM

ISBN: 9789071450907 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 4/25/2017
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From Anselm to Zilla

FROM ANSELM TO ZILLA

Edited by Peter Stohler, Petra Giezendanner, and Anja Gubelmann.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785478 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 3/27/2018
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Great Museums of Italy

GREAT MUSEUMS OF ITALY

By Annamaria Petrioli.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788884910172 | US $50.00

Pub Date: 2/1/2002
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Bibidibobidiboo

BIBIDIBOBIDIBOO

By Francesco Bonami.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788876243660 | US $80.00

Pub Date: 1/31/2006
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New Skin

NEW SKIN

By David Adjaye, Jeffrey Deitch, Massimiliano Gioni. Contributions by Brendan Dugan.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857229843 | US $65.00

Pub Date: 3/29/2016
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The Long Curve

THE LONG CURVE

By Douglas Dreishpoon. Contributions by Holly E. Hughes, Mariann W. Smith, Susana Tejada.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857210407 | US $65.00

Pub Date: 12/13/2011
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The Art of Tomorrow Today: The Collection

THE ART OF TOMORROW TODAY: THE COLLECTION

By Karin Hellandsjo.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788861309449 | US $75.00

Pub Date: 9/29/2009
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The Erling Neby Collection

THE ERLING NEBY COLLECTION

By Karin Hellandsjo.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857208626 | US $80.00

Pub Date: 10/25/2011
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Longing for Eternity

LONGING FOR ETERNITY

Edited by Mary Angela Schroth. Preface by Salam Atta Sabri. Contributions by Silvia Naef, Assim Abdul Amir.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857218762 | US $85.00

Pub Date: 4/8/2014
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The Conde Museum at the Chateau De Chantilly

THE CONDE MUSEUM AT THE CHATEAU DE CHANTILLY

By Nicole Garnier-Pelle. Introduction by Stephane Guegan.

SKIRA PARIS

ISBN: 9782081225817 | US $85.00

Pub Date: 11/3/2009
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The Mattioli Collection

THE MATTIOLI COLLECTION

By Flavio Fergonzi.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788884915320 | US $70.00

Pub Date: 9/1/2003
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