Merchants and masterpieces: the story of the Metropolitan Museum of Art

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E. P. Dutton, Jan 1, 1970 - Travel - 383 pages
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User Review  - Anastasia - Goodreads

This was amazing! It is possibly the best non-fiction I have ever read and overall the best book this year. As if I went through the Metropolitan through the back door and met all the eccentric ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jamie - Goodreads

I'm currently reading this for my docent training at the Met, it is wonderful. Gives a sense not only of the Museum's beginning but of NYC's beginning as well. Read full review

Contents

PREFACE
11
A CLIMATE FOR ACQUISITION
95
CURATORS AND COLLECTORS
185
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