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Bellini, Titian, and Lotto: North Italian Paintings from the Accademia Carrara, Bergamo

The exhibition is organized by The Metropolitan Museum of Art in collaboration with the Accademia Carrara of Bergamo.

Selected Highlights

Bellini, Titian, and Lotto

North Italian Paintings from the Accademia Carrara, Bergamo

May 15–September 3, 2012

Accompanied by a catalogue

The Accademia Carrara, Bergamo, is a jewel among Italian museums and a haven for art lovers. Founded at the end of the eighteenth century by Count Giacomo Carrara and housed in a beautiful Neoclassical building, it contains a range of masterpieces dating from the fourteenth to the nineteenth century. At its core is a group of outstanding pictures from the Renaissance. Because of closure for restoration, it has been possible for the museum to lend to The Metropolitan Museum of Art fifteen masterpieces by Venetian and north Italian painters of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, including works by Bellini, Titian, and Lorenzo Lotto.