Treasures of the DIA—a concise, abridged version of the 2007 book of the same title—presents 175 masterworks from the museum’s encyclopedic collections: from ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome to the present day and spanning the globe.
Among the more notable works are Vincent van Gogh’s Self-Portrait, James Abbott McNeill Whistler’s Nocturne in Black and Gold: The Falling Rocket, Bruegel’s The Wedding Dance, a Kongo Nail Figure, the Mesopotamian Dragon Panel from the Ishtar Gate, and Diego Rivera’s monumental Detroit Industry murals, and much more.
With essays by Debra N. Mancoff and Graham W.J. Beal.
Softcover; 176 pages.
Dimensions: 8 x 10 x 0.75 inches