Sargent Exhibition Blog

"No More Paughtraits": Final Thoughts on Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends

Posted on Tuesday, October 6, 2015, by Stephanie L. Herdrich, Assistant Research Curator, The American Wing

Stephanie L. Herdrich shares some final reflections on Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends, which closed this past Sunday, October 4.

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Following the Historical Thread

Posted on Wednesday, September 30, 2015, by Warren T. Woodfin, Kallinikeion Assistant Professor of Art History, Queens College, City University of New York

Warren T. Woodfin examines the style and iconography of a group of embroideries on view in Liturgical Textiles of the Post-Byzantine World.

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Celebrating the Jefferson R. Burdick Collection

Posted on Thursday, September 24, 2015, by Freyda Spira, Associate Curator, Department of Drawings and Prints

Associate Curator Freyda Spira announces a new section of the Met's website dedicated to the Jefferson R. Burdick Collection of Printed Ephemera.

Of Note

The Status and Power of Ivory Trumpets

Posted on Monday, September 21, 2015, by Ken Moore, Frederick P. Rose Curator in Charge, Department of Musical Instruments

Curator Ken Moore highlights examples of side-blown trumpets from the Museum's collection that complement similar instruments on view in Kongo: Power and Majesty.

Kongo Exhibition Blog

Welcome to Kongo: Power and Majesty

Posted on Friday, September 18, 2015, by Alisa LaGamma, Ceil and Michael E. Pulitzer Curator in Charge, Department of the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas

Alisa LaGamma welcomes readers to the exhibition blog for Kongo: Power and Majesty, opening today.

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