This new guide presents nearly 600 masterpieces of the Louvre, selected through all the departments of the museum:
- Eastern antiquities
- Egyptian Antiquities
- Greek, Etruscan and Roman Antiquities
- Objets d'art
- Graphic arts
to which are added today the new department of Arts of Islam as well as the rooms devoted to Arts first.
It is the first time that works of the museum of the Louvre in a compact and practical work are joined together as many.
Each major work is presented under a double lighting: a synthetic presentation of the period or artistic movement to which it belongs a short comment succeeds.
Of Cyclades with Corot, this new guide of the Louvre composes an enthralling anthology of the most beautiful museum of the world.