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The Vatican Collections

The Papacy and Art

The Vatican Collections( )
Author: Vatican Museums,
Metropolitan Museum of Art,
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Yale University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $140.00
Book Description:

Many of the Vatican''s supreme art treasures are represented in the unprecedented exhibition that is the occasion for this book. These works are drawn not only from the Vatican Museums, but from Saint Peter''s and its Treasury, the Apostolic Palaces, and the Vatican Library. Thus, this volume brilliantly illustrates the entire history of papal patronage and collecting--the single longest and most influential collecting tradition in the Western world. The objects range from...
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Detailed Subjects: Art / History / Ancient & Classical
Art / Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions / General
Art / Subjects & Themes / Religious
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.5 x 11 Inches
Book Weight:2.6 Pounds

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