History & Reference

With art history and reference books from The Met Store, art lovers can dig deeper into topics such as medieval art, Renaissance art, modern art, and more.
Great art always makes an impression—and your appreciation will only grow with deeper understanding of the art’s techniques, details, and cultural context. The Met Store's selection of art history and reference books provides art lovers the ideal opportunity to learn more about the art they love, deepening their knowledge and increasing their enjoyment of these works.