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De Montebello, Philippe

Overview
Works: 175 works in 297 publications in 3 languages and 4,591 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Biography  History  Self-portraits  Portraits  Exhibition catalogs  Anecdotes  Catalogs and collections  Illustrations  Guidebooks 
Roles: Host, Narrator, Author of introduction, Editor, Honoree, Actor, Interviewee
Classifications: N610, 708.1471
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art guide by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York ( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rubens by Philippe De Montebello ( Book )
8 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Metropolitan Museum of Art guide by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York ( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The riches of The Metropolitan Museum of Art are truly encyclopedic. Here we can see a statue from the very beginnings of civilization and moments later stand before a painting completed only last year. The extraordinary chronological range of the collections is matched by their geographical scope. Works from every land and every people have their place here. The Museum's wealth of treasures truly demonstrates humankind's protean nature, perseverance, craft, and genius. This guide indicates the breadth and depth of the Museum's collections. Nearly nine hundred works of art, drawn from the eighteen curatorial departments, introduce the reader to the worlds that can be explored at the Metropolitan
Two faces of the seventeenth century ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores two 17th-century masterpieces of painting in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Rembrandt's Self-portrait (1660) is compared with his many other self-portraits. Velazquez's Juan de Pareja (1650) is examined alone in close detail
Diana Vreeland : the eye has to travel ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During Diana Vreeland's fifty-year reign as the "Empress of Fashion," she launched Twiggy, advised Jackie Onassis, and established countless trends that have withstood the test of time. An intimate portrait and a vibrant celebration of one of the most influential women of the twentieth century, an enduring icon who has had a strong influence on the course of fashion, beauty, publishing and culture
Edouard Manet a painter of modern life = Peìntre de la vie moderne by Jehane Kuhn ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the works of the French impressionist painter Edouard Manet
20th century art at the Metropolitan Museum the Lila Acheson Wallace Wing ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Museum director, Philippe de Montebello, hosts an inaugural installation tour of the Museum's new wing devoted to 20th century art. Displays selections from more than 8,000 paintings, sculptures, works on paper, and objects of design and architecture created by American and European artists in this century
Glories of medieval art the Cloisters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The director of the Metropolitan Museum escorts viewers through an ensemble of spaces and gardens that evoke the medieval period at New York's famous museum
Musical instruments in the Metropolitan Museum by Laurence Libin ( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notable acquisitions, 1975-1979 by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Treasures of the Holy Land ancient art from the Israel Museum by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This tour gives the viewer a rich sampling of artifacts, sculpture, jewelry, mosaics and household objects recalling over ten thousand years of the Holy Land's somber and joyous history
The Metropolitan Museum of Art guide : works of art selected by Philippe de Montebello, director ; descriptive texts written by the curatorial staff of the Museum by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York ( Book )
16 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Merchants and masterpieces great collectors of the Metropolitan Museum of Art ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Narrator Philippe de Montebello, Director of the Metropolitan Museum tells the stories of a group of passionate collectors whose vision and generosity helped build the present collections of the Museum. Donors such as J. Pierpont Morgan, Benjamin Altman and Robert Lehman are profiled. Personal interviews reveal the stories of other notable collectors, including David Rockefeller, J. Watson Webb, Jr., who recalls his grandparents H.O. Havemeyer and Louisine Havemeyer, and Mary Rockefeller Morgan, who shares memories of her twin brother Michael's quest for art and life among the tribes of New Guinea. Drawn in part from Calvin Tomkins' history of the Metropolitan Museum, Merchants and Masterpieces includes archival footage, location photography and representative samples of works of art from the Museum's collections
Paul Jenkins by Paul Jenkins ( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hours of Jeanne d'Evreux a prayer book for a queen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Hours of Jeanne d'Evreux ranks among the greatest manuscripts of the Middle Ages. Though diminutive in size, this prayer book's profuse decoration and refined drawing--the work of celebrated artist Jean Pucelle--come alive through the medium of CD-ROM"--Container
The Met and the new millennium : a chronicle of the past and a blueprint for the future by Philippe De Montebello ( Book )
5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In celebration 125 years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Masterpieces of the Met : Philippe de Montebello, Director of The Metropolitan Museum, leads a tour of 30 of the museum's masterpieces, from the 2100 B.C. boat models of the ancient Egyptian tomb of Mekutra, to a reliquary sculpture from Africa, and paintings such as Vermeer's "Young Woman with a Water Jug" and Monet's "Terrace at Sainte-Adresse". The chosen works cover 5,000 years of world civilization and demonstrate the scope of the Metropolitan's collection.--Container
Notable acquisitions, 1979-1980 by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York ( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rubens by Philippe De Montebello ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
De Montebello, Philippe
DeMontebello, Philippe 1936-
Montebello, Philippe de
Montebello, Philippe de 1936-
Languages
English (102)
French (6)
Spanish (2)
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