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Making the Mummies Dance

Inside The Metropolitan Museum Of Art

About The Book

From Simon & Schuster, Making the Mummies Dance: Inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art is a unforgettable autobiography for any arts and culture fans.

A former Director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art reveals his bold and brash life at its pinnacle: the clandestine deals which secured blockbuster exhibitions for the museum and made him a legend.

About The Author

Thomas Hoving was a museum executive, consultant, and director for the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He is from New York City and received his B.A., M.F.A., and Ph.D. from Princeton University.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Touchstone (February 15, 1994)
  • Length: 448 pages
  • ISBN13: 9780671880750

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