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Tomorrow from 6:30–8:00 p.m., celebrate the city of love with an April Evening in Paris:
Famed conductor David Mannes led a free orchestral concert series at the Met for thirty years.
In the @nytimes, Elaine Louie recounts the night in 1975 she wore a #CharlesJames dress.
"#LostKingdoms: Hindu-Buddhist Sculpture of Early Southeast Asia" features some 160 sculptures
This Drawings & Prints rotation, including a pastel of a ballerina by Edgar Degas, closes 4/28
This gallery view of a French period room was photographed in 1921. #tbt #metmuseum
At 12:30 p.m., join Arms & Armor conservator Ted Hunter for a #ConnectedClassrooms Google Hangout:
"Even abstract shapes must have a likeness." —Willem de Kooning, born on this day in 1904. Celebrate with "Woman."
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This facsimile was painted for the Graphic Section of the Museum's Egyptian Expedition in 1925
Friday, join international scholars in residence as they present new conservation research.
In this Carlo Crivelli altarpiece panel, Saint George is shown with the dragon he slew.
.@newcriterion calls “The Passions of Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux” a “magnificent retrospective.”
Celebrate #Shakespeare450th with this scene from "King Lear" in our collection:
Gallery 815 - Degas's Paintings and Pastels #metmuseum #degas
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This exhibition features exemplary Japanese paintings from the Edo period (1615–1868).
Happy birthday to J.M.W. Turner, born on this day in 1775. Celebrate w/ a slideshow of works:
This poetic depiction of a star-streaked sky is reminiscent of Japanese painting.
Teens discuss Jacob van Ruisdael's painting "The Forest Stream" in this blog post:
In the Marquesas Islands, ear ornaments made from whale teeth were worn by both men and women.
Though today marks the end of #Passover, two medieval Hebrew manuscripts remain on view.
“Goya and the Altamira Family,” on view through August 3, opens today! This exhibition features Goya's portraits of members of the Altamira family. Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, 1746–1828). Manuel Osorio Manrique de Zuñiga (1784–1792), 1787–88. #metmuseum #franciscodegoya
This verdant tapestry was woven under William Morris's direction. #EarthDay #tapestrytuesday