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A "ragamala" is a series of paintings depicting musical melodies. See examples on view now:
For the first time in more than a decade, all seventeen of the Met’s paintings by Vincent van Gogh are on display in galleries 823, 826, and 961. #metmuseum #emptymet #vangogh
During his career, Goya moved from jolly & lighthearted to pessimistic & searching in his work
A selection of works from the House of Fabergé is on long-term loan: cc: @OfficialFaberge
This is Seurat’s first nocturnal painting and his first depiction of popular entertainment.
Admire the twisting blossoms on this Chinese porcelain jar with cobalt blue underglaze.
What better place to spend an evening? #MetRoof has Dan Graham's work, skyline views & drinks!
There is no design that evokes the summer season more than a cotton wrap dress. #FashionFriday
Our #82ndandFifth iPad app was named one of the Best New Apps in the @AppStore! Download now:
Discover the Jade Room and other Museum spaces that live on only in the Met's rich history.
“P.S. Art,” an annual exhibition of work by talented young artists from New York City's public schools, showcases the creativity of prekindergarten through grade 12 students from all five boroughs. Devon Rodriguez (Age 17, Grade 12). The Sixth Floor. High School of Art & Design, Manhattan. #metmuseu
"P.S. Art," featuring works by students from all 5 boroughs, has been extended through 10/20!
This is the last weekend to see “P.S. Art.” See a slideshow of works by talented NYC students:
Henri Cartier-Bresson was born on this day in 1908. This picture reveals the influence of both Cubism & Surrealism.
请关注我们新推出的 #82ndandFifth iPad应用程序!通过12种语言探索这一2013年的获奖系列
Admire Spanish artist Luis Falero's "Twin Stars" soaring up into the night sky:
View depictions of New York City throughout the collection on our @Pinterest board:
Learn about an object possibly from a region recently named to the @UNESCO World Heritage List
Enjoy a watercolor view of island-studded Lake Squam from Red Hill in New Hampshire.
On view—a rare, circular architectural print by French Renaissance artist Hugues Sambin:
Queens Nefertiti and Kiya are possible subjects of this striking fragment from a statue.
MT @MartinGuitar: CEO and Chairman Chris Martin IV at the @metmuseum with curator @JayKerrDobney. Watch it here:
In 1963 “The Mona Lisa” by Leonardo da Vinci was on loan from the French government to the United States. The painting was exhibited at the Met for 26 days, during which time it was viewed by over one million visitors. #tbt #metmuseum #monalisa
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Happy birthday to Jean-Baptiste Greuze, born in 1725. Here he displays extraordinary finesse:
This charming genre depiction represents a girl making a garland of forget-me-nots.
#82ndandFifth iPadアプリを今すぐチェック!2013年受賞シリーズを12カ国語で体験できます。
2,000 years ago, artworks of astonishing variety were being created in far-flung regions.
Introducing Watson Library’s new iPad sign-in on the In Circulation blog:
The art @metmuseum continues right on up to the roof with this modern installation! ~ @Travelogged #BBCLocalite #NYC
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Discover the meaning of Amie Siegel's video installation, "Provenance," via @hyperallergic:
The Post-Impressionists dramatically influenced generations of artists. Learn more:
Superb stone carvings from China's Qing dynasty are on view in “Colors of the Universe.”
To celebrate the launch of our flagship iOS application #TheMetApp, Interpol will perform a concert in The Temple of Dendur in The Sackler Wing on Tuesday, September 2 at 7:00 p.m. Buy tickets at Regram from @interpol #metmuseum #emptymet #interpol
Join Spectrum on 9/2 for an @Interpol concert celebrating the launch of the #TheMetApp! Tix:…
Sculpture hall of the day, the sepulchral monuments in The Cloisters in New York, the medieval departement @metmuseum
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Happy Hump Day! Celebrate the second half of the week with this camel plaque from North China.
The handle of this ceremonial knife is inlaid w/ turquoise & takes the shape of a Sicán Lord.
From landscapes to gardens, bikinis to kimonos—view summer artworks on our @Pinterest board:
Scientists in the Islamic world made many contributions to the field of astronomy. Learn more:
This tapestry depicts a still life painting about Autumn. #tapestrytuesday
Bashford Dean was a Columbia professor, Curator of Fishes @AMNH & Met Curator at the same time
See the technically experimental and aesthetically ambitious vases in "Making Pottery Art."
Happy birthday to Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, born on this day in 1883. Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel (French, 1883–1971). Ensemble, ca. 1956. #metmuseum #gabriellechanel #chanel
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Happy birthday to Coco Chanel, born on this day in 1883. Celebrate w/ a slideshow of fashions:
About 200 masterpieces from our Egyptian collection are on view in Japan! cc: @tobikan_jp
Blanchard’s etching contrasts the maiden’s moonlit beauty with the deeply shadowed room.
우리의 새로운 #82ndandFifth iPad app을 확인하세요! 12개의 언어로 된 2013년 수상작의 시리즈를 탐구하세요:
A Burmese nobleman, perhaps the ambassador to Delhi, is seen in the center of this picture.