This virtual art museum in a book, features 1,000 oversized pages of over 2,700 works of art. It is a comprehensive and visually history of world art. Ten years in the making, this book was created with a global team of specialists in all fields of art, including museum curators and educators, who have collected together important works as they might be displayed in the ideal museum for the art lover. Unrestricted by the constraints of physical space, this book is organized by color-coded 'galleries', 'rooms', 'corridors' and 'special exhibitions' which display hundreds of paintings, sculptures, frescos, photographs, tapestries, friezes, installations, performances, videos, woodblock prints, folding screens, ceramics and manuscripts that tell the history of world art. With intelligent in-depth text throughout, explanatory labels for each artwork, a comprehensive glossary and detailed location maps, 'The Art Museum', is accessible for everyone from casual art fans to experts in the field.