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An American Vision: Henry Francis du Pont's Winterthur Museum
By Wendy A. Cooper
"Great book that captures all aspects of the rich collections at Winterthur." ~Barb, Winterthur Book Buyer.
The culmination of Henry Francis du Pont's lifelong vision and passion for collecting, Winterthur Museum houses the premier collection dedicated to American decorative arts. This book presents an incomparable selection of masterpieces chosen according to the very principles espoused by du Pont himself: rarity, beauty, historical association, and provenance. The result, An American Vision, offers a stunning array of the vast riches of this remarkable museum.
• In depth overview of the Winterthur collections
• Paperback, 215 pages, 150 color illustrations.
• 11 x 9 x .75