Look inside “European Clocks and Watches in The Metropolitan Museum of Art,” which highlights the Met’s unparalleled collection of European timepieces created from the late Renaissance through the nineteenth century. Over fifty objects document the evolution of one of the world’s greatest technological and imaginative achievements. Built upon decades of expert research, this publication is a long-overdue survey of these stunning visual and technological marvels.
Published to coincide with the exhibition “Luxury of Time: European Clocks and Watches,” on view November 16, 2015–March 27, 2016.
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