De Young: Selected Works

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Scala, 2005 - Architecture - 160 pages
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A striking, copper-clad building designed by the prize-winning Swiss firm of Herzog & de Meuron, the de Young museum in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park houses a broad spectrum of art from diverse cultures and traditions, including American paintings, sculpture, and decorative arts from the colonial era to the present; art from Africa, Oceania, and the Americas; textiles and costumes; and works on paper.
This illustrated survey showcases selections from the de Young's finest works of art, each accompanied by an informative commentary.

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Renee Dreyfus is Curator in Charge of Ancient Art and Interpretation at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.

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