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Happy Birthday Prince George! May you one day have your own tapestry portrait #tapestrytuesday
The Met “is here for you every day, and part of your new legacy as an American citizen.” —Thomas P. Campbell
Dir. Thomas P. Campbell became a #newUScitizen w/ 74 others from 42 countries at a naturalization event at the museum
Happy birthday to Edward Hopper, born on this day in 1882. Edward Hopper (American, 1882–1967). The Lighthouse at Two Lights, 1929. #metmuseum #edwardhopper
#CharlesJames emphasized the small of a woman's back in his designs. More on the Teen Blog:
Edward Hopper was born on this day in 1882. View a slideshow of his works:
Georgia O'Keeffe's "A Storm" is a sumptuous pastel that captures the sight of a raging electrical storm over water.
The soft palette of "City and Sunset" expresses the calmness of the moments before dusk.
If you want to find out more about #CharlesJames, our libraries offer rich online resources:
This is from a group of brightly colored textile designs in late Art Nouveau & Art Deco styles
View depictions of New York City throughout the collection on our @Pinterest board:
VIDEO: Check out one of #NYC's hottest rooftops at the @metmuseum with art by Dan Graham:
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See British paintings, furniture, stained glass, and textiles in "The Pre-Raphaelite Legacy."
Gallery 007 - Cuxa Cloister (The Cloisters) #metmuseum #cloisters
Discover details and themes of more than 500 artworks in 11 languages on #OneMetManyWorlds.
“The world isn’t tidy; it’s a mess. I don’t try to make it neat.” —Garry #Winogrand
In this photograph a recent acquisition, Charles Le Brun's monumental portrait of Everhard Jabach and his family, is loaded onto an easel in the Paintings Conservation studio. The painting is now being cleaned for its debut sometime next year. #metmuseum #jabach #charleslebrun
One week left to see #LostKingdoms, featuring some 160 sculptures from early Southeast Asia!
A dramatic engraving of Daedalus and Icarus in the sky, after Pieter Bruegel the Elder:
Learn about Travel with the Met's visit to the Danish islands of Christiansø and Frederiksø:
Unusual vantage points & asymmetrical framing are a consistent theme throughout Degas’s works.
This beautiful book brings together works by two remarkable painters of 17th-century Italy.
The Epigraphic School was the final chapter of the calligraphic evolution of dynasty China.
Dan Graham’s work recalls palace gardens, public parks, and suburban lawns. #metroof
Enjoy "Ducks Resting in Sunshine," by Jean Baptiste Oudry, painter of animal still lifes: