Visit The Metropolitan Museum of Art every week of the year with this exciting engagement calendar featuring 56 vividly reproduced masterpieces from the Met. Selections from the Met's vast collection of over 2 million works of art and 17 curatorial departments include exquisite paintings, drawings, sculpture, musical instruments, photography, arms and armor, decorative arts, jewelry, and costume. An identifying caption and a brief descriptive historical text accompany each work. Pages alternate between glossy paper for art pages and matte paper for calendar pages for ease of writing. Hardcover with concealed spiral binding and cloth spine and ribbon marker; packaged in a polybag.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is the largest museum in the Western Hemisphere and the world's most encyclopedic art museum. Founded in 1870, its permanent collection, housed in 17 curatorial departments, comprises more than 2 million works of art spanning 5,000 years of world culture, from prehistory to the present, from every part of the globe, in all artistic media, and at the highest levels of creative excellence.