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Thomas Hoving's Master Pieces: The Curator's Game is now an iPad App

Thomas Hoving’s Master Pieces: The Curator’s Game is now an iPad App

Boston, Massachusetts – Thomas Hoving, director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art from 1967 – 1977, wrote Master Pieces with Lori Stein and Kate Learson in 2005 to bring a favorite game of his to the public. The book is a great way to learn and appreciate what makes these works true masterpieces by looking at their details, reading a clue, and then guessing the artist. The back half of the book contains a full rendition of each masterpiece and essays by Tom with his take on the work or an interesting vignette.
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