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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
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Celebrate #EarthDay with an essay on exceptional landscape painters of the Hudson River School
Now on view, "Goya and the Altamira Family" brings together these portraits for the first time
The remains of two horns set in the bristling hair identify this bearded mask as that of Pan.
This bowl, with a yellow and green striped interior, is molded to suggest a cresting wave.
Trace the advent of 19th-century French art song in Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux's France:
The lavishly-illustrated “#CharlesJames: Beyond Fashion” exhibition catalogue is now on sale.
The Charles Engelhard Court presents the Museum's unsurpassed collection of American monumental sculpture, architectural elements, and stained glass. #metmuseum #emptymet
Klee's "Ghost Chamber with the Tall Door" is currently on loan to @NeueGalerieNY: #MuseumLove
This painting was made as a full-scale study for a picture of 1826 now in @frickcollection:
“Now You See It” presents contemporary photographs and video from the collection.
Elephants were among the prized possession of the Indian courts.
Along the rutted country road bloom an abundance of pink-orange poppies in this Anselm Kiefer.
"Making Pottery Art" features objects that show “a love for processes, materials and the human touch.” —@nytimes
Three magnificent Fabergé Imperial #Easter Eggs are currently on view. cc: @OfficialFaberge
There's just one week left to see moving masterworks in "Antonio Canova: The Seven Last Works"
Happy #Easter! Celebrate with this beautiful Easter card published by Wiener Werkstätte:
Happy birthday to Joan Miró, a pioneer of the Surrealist movement, born on this day in 1893. Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893–1983). Animated Landscape, 1927. #metmuseum #joanmiro #artwatching
See works by William Morris, acknowledged as the leader of the British Arts & Crafts movement:
Happy birthday to Spanish painter Joan Miró, a pioneer of the Surrealist movement, born on this day in 1893.