Publications

A view of the twentieth century through the lenses of its most celebrated photographers

The ancient cultures of the Americas comprise a vast array of societies, whose peoples spoke thousands of languages and dialects, developed…

Lavishly illustrated with reproductions of iconic images along with rarely seen sketches, and illuminated by insightful essays, this volume shines a…

Henry James credited John Singer Sargent with a “knock-down insolence of talent.” Among the painter’s many renowned works, few deserve the phrase as…

Graciela Iturbide has engaged with her homeland as a subject for the past fifty years in images of great variety and depth. The intensely personal,…

A vibrant and active community of jewelry makers at the turn of the century in Boston, united by the ideals of the Arts and Crafts movement, created…

Photographers in Africa grasped the opportunity to serve a lucrative market for images of the continent, both locally and worldwide, during the global…

The story of the Parakeets stained glass window—from national and international recognition to years of obscurity, followed by a return to the…

Ancient Nubia was home to a series of civilizations between the sixth millennium B.C. and A.D. 350 that produced towering monuments, including more…