Now at the Met

The Conservation Continues: Revealing Jabach's Daughter Anna Maria

Posted on Wednesday, August 27, 2014, by Michael Gallagher, Sherman Fairchild Conservator in Charge, Department of Paintings Conservation

Michael Gallagher discusses his removal of old varnish from the face of one of the figures in the Museum's new Jabach portrait.

Digital Underground

The Jade Room and Other Forgotten Museum Spaces

Posted on Thursday, August 21, 2014, by Stephanie Post, Senior Digital Asset Specialist, Digital Media

Senior Digital Asset Specialist Stephanie Post highlights a selection of Museum spaces that live on only in the Main Building's rich history.

Now at the Met

Le Brun's Jabach: Who's Got the Best?

Posted on Wednesday, August 13, 2014, by Keith Christiansen, John Pope-Hennessy Chairman, Department of European Paintings

Keith Christiansen, John Pope-Hennessy Chairman of the Department of European Paintings, compares the Met's Jabach portrait with a version that was destroyed in World War II.

In Circulation

A (Disappearing) Fore-edge Painted Book at The Cloisters Library

Posted on Wednesday, August 6, 2014, by Michael Carter, Librarian, The Cloisters Museum and Gardens

Librarian Michael Carter discusses a knight and lady fore-edge painted book from The Cloisters Library.

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