Quantcast
The Life and Times: Henri Matisse's The Three O'Clock Sitting (1924)

Speaker:
Rebecca Rabinow, Leonard A. Lauder Curator of Modern Art; Curator in Charge, Leonard A. Lauder Research Center for Modern Art, MMA

Each lecture in The Life and Times series delves into the unique and fascinating life of one particular masterpiece within the Metropolitan Museum's collection. Journey through time and place to explore the unique personalities who created, contributed to, and cherished these extraordinary works of art. In this lecture, Met Curator Rebecca Rabinow explores Henri Matisse's The Three O'Clock Sitting (1924), which he created on the sunny Riviera while teaching one of his favorite models how to paint.

Recorded May 1, 2014

Lectures and Panels (149)

Media thumbnail

SPARK: It's About Time
(01:20:22) 61 views

Media thumbnail

SPARK: Plato at the Met
(01:06:51) 58 views

Media thumbnail

Collecting Cubism
(00:56:59) 629 views

Media thumbnail

Lost Kingdoms Symposium, Part 1
(00:12:45) 1380 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 8
(00:26:18) 65 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 7
(00:41:24) 78 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 6
(00:48:51) 42 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 5
(00:41:09) 33 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 4
(00:31:59) 39 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 3
(00:29:02) 52 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 2
(00:30:01) 50 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 1
(00:37:47) 131 views

Media thumbnail

My Met—Keith Christiansen
(00:57:48) 148 views

Media thumbnail

Africa and the West
(01:13:21) 19 views

Media thumbnail

How Proust Changed Our Minds
(01:15:39) 83 views

Media thumbnail

Why New Art Mattered
(01:06:02) 30 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Andrew Bolton
(00:14:59) 1374 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Nicolai Ouroussoff
(00:14:45) 270 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Bill T. Jones
(00:18:53) 750 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Eric R. Kandel, MD
(00:19:40) 740 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: James Nares
(00:18:28) 367 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Meredith Monk
(00:04:49) 393 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Andrew Solomon
(00:29:25) 717 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Sō Percussion
(00:12:17) 250 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Elizabeth Streb
(00:09:07) 426 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Melanie Holcomb
(00:18:20) 521 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Negin Farsad
(00:14:00) 710 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Kyle Abraham
(00:06:11) 1336 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Navina Najat Haidar
(00:12:13) 803 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Lorna Simpson
(00:07:53) 379 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Jeff Rosenheim
(00:14:17) 473 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Luke Syson
(00:13:16) 658 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Maira Kalman
(00:18:31) 432 views

Media thumbnail

The Art of Making Chintz
(00:04:20) 4615 views