ART CRITICISM, THEORY AND HISTORY

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Arts of Japan: MFA Highlights

Edited by Anne Nishimura Morse.

The MFA's holdings of Japanese art make up the finest and most comprehensive collection outside of Japan. This stunning overview features many of the collection's best-known and most beloved works, including such rare paintings as the eighth-century Buddhist panel "Shaka, the Historical Buddha, Preaching on Vulture Peak" and the thirteenth-century narrative hand-scroll "Night Attack on the Sanjo Palace" (the most exciting section of the celebrated Heiji monogatari scrolls), along with fine examples from the Museum's unsurpassed grouping of woodblock prints, magnificent sculptures such as a gilt-wooden statue of the bodhisattva Miroku by the twelfth-century master Kaikei, plus a representative selection of postcards, textiles, ceramics, lacquer wares, sword-fittings and other decorative arts. In all, more than 160 highlights from the museum's staggering collection are illustrated and discussed, divided into four themes--Art of the Temple, The Town, The Ruling Classes and Japanese Art in the World. Ranging from the seventh century to the present day, this engaging volume introduces readers to the complex variety and renowned brilliance of Japanese arts.
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MFA Highlights: Arts of Africa

MFA HIGHLIGHTS: ARTS OF AFRICA

Text by Kathryn Wysocki Gunsch.

MFA PUBLICATIONS, MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON

ISBN: 9780878468645
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Pub Date: 12/17/2019
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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
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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
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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
USD $22.50
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Pub Date: 1/26/2016
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European Decorative Arts

EUROPEAN DECORATIVE ARTS

Text by Thomas Michie.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878468225
USD $22.50
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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
USD $22.50
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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
USD $22.50
| CAN $31 UK £ 20

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

CONSERVATION: MFA HIGHLIGHTS

Text by Richard Newman.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878467297
USD $22.50
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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
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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
USD $19.95
| CAN $27.95 UK £ 17.5

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
USD $19.95
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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
USD $20.95
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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
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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
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Pub Date: 6/16/2008
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