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.

Of Note

Exploring The Sacred Lute

Posted on Monday, August 11, 2014, by Ken Moore, Frederick P. Rose Curator in Charge, Department of Musical Instruments

Ken Moore, Frederick P. Rose Curator in Charge of the Department of Musical Instruments, discusses the new exhibition The Sacred Lute: The Art of Ostad Elahi.

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.

Now at the Met

First Things First: Commencing the Conservation of the Jabach Portrait

Posted on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, by Michael Gallagher, Sherman Fairchild Conservator in Charge, Department of Paintings Conservation

Michael Gallagher describes the first steps taken in the conservation of the Museum's Jabach family portrait.

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