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Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

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Works: 10,717 works in 19,224 publications in 7 languages and 488,253 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  History  Periodicals  Juvenile works  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Illustrated works 
Roles: Editor, Contributor, Other, Publisher, Originator, Organizer of meeting, Correspondent, Sponsor, Musician, Illustrator, 475, Producer, Illuminator, Compiler, Copyright holder
Classifications: N610, 708.1471
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Monet's years at Giverny : beyond Impressionism by Claude Monet( Book )
14 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 2,132 libraries worldwide
This book contains 81 paintings from the 40 years Monet spend at his country home in Giverny, accompanied by a narrative on Monet's life, loves, and influences. It recounts Monet's development from an Impressionist to an innovative abstractionist
The Vatican collections : the papacy and art by Robert Bianchi( Book )
11 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 2,027 libraries worldwide
Nearly three hundred illustrations and a text reveal the entire range of the Vatican's artistic holdings, replete with priceless masterworks from all periods
Metropolitan seminars in art by John Canaday( Book )
16 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in English and held by 1,932 libraries worldwide
The artist as a social critic
The Cubist epoch by Douglas Cooper( Book )
17 editions published between 1970 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,907 libraries worldwide
19th-century America: furniture and other decorative arts; an exhibition in celebration of the hundredth anniversary of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, April 16 through September 7, 1970 by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )
27 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 1,875 libraries worldwide
This book illustrates and discusses 300 prime objects displayed in the 1970 exhibition of American decorative arts displayed during the Centennial exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1970. Presented as a series of lavish room settings and galleries, the exhibit included pieces in the 19th century's principal styles of furniture and decorative arts--Federal, Empire, Gothic, rococo, Renaissance, art nouveau, and reform. Objects featured in this book include various pieces of furniture, silver, glass, ceramics, and metalwork from the Museum's American wing
Tutankhamun, his tomb and its treasures by I. E. S Edwards( Book )
10 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in 4 languages and held by 1,786 libraries worldwide
Beautiful color photos of the breathtaking tomb of Tutankhamun and the magnificent objects buried with the young pharoah
The bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( serial )
in English and held by 1,647 libraries worldwide
New ser. v. 6-29 include 77th-100th Annual report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1946-1969-70 (previously and subsequently published separately)
Winslow Homer by Nicolai Cikovsky( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,521 libraries worldwide
The book discusses and reproduces more than two hundred paintings, watercolors, and drawings that span Homer's career, all of which are discussed in entries by Cikovsky and Kelly. It begins with the Civil War paintings that first brought Homer's remarkable artistic mentality to public attention, in which he movingly expressed the profound implications the war held for the nation. Homer's interest in national themes is further explored in his works of the later 1860s and 1870s, which embraced a wide spectrum of American life. His shift toward more idealized and heroic imagery and his withdrawal to a solitary life at Prout's Neck, Maine, in the 1880s are discussed as turning points leading to the great achievements of his last two decades. After considering his beautiful late watercolors of the Tropics and the Adirondacks, and his monumental Prout's Neck seascapes, the book concludes with a reassessment of the tragic, almost visionary paintings of his last years. The book is also the catalogue for a major exhibition on Homer's works, opening at the National Gallery of Art on 15 October 1995 and traveling to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Talking to the sun : an illustrated anthology of poems for young people ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1,462 libraries worldwide
Overview: Published in association with the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Poems from various time periods and many countries are organized by theme and illustrated with reproductions of art works from the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York
Treasures of Tutankhamun by Katharine Stoddert Gilbert( Book )
16 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and held by 1,456 libraries worldwide
This is the most important and beautiful exhibition of ancient Egyptian art ever to come to the United States. The works of art in this exhibition were chosen not only for their variety of subject matter, material, and sheer aesthetic beauty, but to give an accurate image of the contents of the four rooms of the tomb
The sculpture and sculptors of the Greeks by Gisela Marie Augusta Richter( Book )
28 editions published between 1929 and 1970 in English and held by 1,387 libraries worldwide
El Greco by David Davies( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,355 libraries worldwide
Publisher's description: A much anticipated, wide-ranging survey of works by one of the world's greatest artists. El Greco (1541-1614), born Domenikos Theotokopoulos, was one of the most fascinating and distinctive artists of the sixteenth century. His works are immediately recognizable for their brilliant colors, elongated figures, and spiritual intensity. Initially trained in Crete, in around 1567 El Greco moved to Italy where he purportedly studied with Titian. A decade later he is documented in Toledo (south of Madrid), and he spent the rest of his long life in Spain. His paintings and writings offer a thoughtful, frequently inspired response to the varied environments in which he worked--and they reveal that he was deeply engaged with the religious and artistic thinking of his times. This lavishly illustrated book--the first comprehensive English-language publication on El Greco in many years--addresses the full range of the artist's work in painting and sculpture, from his Byzantine icons to his late altarpieces. It considers his personality from both a religious and intellectual point of view, and presents the artist's religious, mythological, genre, landscape, and portrait works, providing the historical context in which they were made. El Greco is the catalogue for an exhibition organized jointly by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, and the National Gallery, London. The exhibition opens in New York in October 2003, and moves to London in February 2004
Thomas Eakins by Darrel Sewell( Book )
8 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,340 libraries worldwide
Lavishly illustrated with more than 250 copies of Thomas Eakins best and most popular works
The great bronze age of China : an exhibition from the People's Republic of China by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )
7 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 1,330 libraries worldwide
Describes the Chinese Bronze Age, including the development of the Chinese state, writing, religion and architecture
Vincent van Gogh : the drawings by Vincent van Gogh( Book )
11 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and held by 1,325 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of the drawings of Vincent Van Gogh, providing images of his works in charcoal, chalk, ink, graphite, and watercolor, and including essays the place each drawing in its historical context, explaining its significance
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1,317 libraries worldwide
A brief history of the founding and development of the Metropolitan Museum of Art with a pictorial survey of selected works of art in the museum's collections
David Hockney : a retrospective by David Hockney( Book )
5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,298 libraries worldwide
This volume celebrates more than a quarter-century of Hockney's work and forms a unique record of his hugely successful and astonishingly varied creative output from the late 1950's right up to the present
Treasures of early Irish art, 1500 B.C. to 1500 A.D. : from the collections of the National Museum of Ireland, Royal Irish Academy, Trinity College, Dublin by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )
19 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,292 libraries worldwide
Prints & people : a social history of printed pictures by A. Hyatt Mayor( Book )
14 editions published between 1971 and 1980 in English and held by 1,286 libraries worldwide
American painting in the twentieth century by Henry Geldzahler( Book )
4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 1,277 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Khudozhestvennyĭ muzeĭ Metropoliten (New York, N.Y.)
Khudozhestvennyiĭ muzeiĭ Metropoliten
Mertopolitalne Muzeum Sztuki (Nowy Jork).
Met
Met, the
Metoroporitan Bijutsukan
Metoroporitan Bijutsukan (New York, N.Y.)
Metoroporitan Bijutukan
Metropoles mākslas muzejs
Metropoles mākslas muzejs (Ņujorka, Amerikas Savienotās Valstis)
Metropolita Muzeo de Arto
Metropolitalne Muzeum Sztuki w Nowym Jorku.
Metropolitan
Metropolitan Museum
Metropolitan museum of art
Metropolitan Museum of Art New York
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Metropolitan Museum of Art (Nova York)
Metropolitan Museum of Arts di New York
Metropolitan Művészeti Múzeum
Metropolitan Muzej umjetnosti (New York)
Metropolitani muuseum
Metropoliten muzej (Njujork)
Metropoliten muzeyi
Metropolitēna mākslas muzejs (Ņujorka, Amerikas Savienotās Valstis)
Metropoliteno muziejus
Mētropolitiko Museio
Metropolitní muzeum umění
Miguk Met'ŭrop'ollit'an Misulgwan
MMA
Museo Metropolitano de Arte
Museo Metropolitano de Arte de Nueva York.
Museum Artium Metropolitanum
Muzeĭ Metropoliten (New York, N.Y.)
Muzeiĭ Metropoliten
Muzej Metropoliten
New York (City). Metropolitan Museum of Art.
New York. Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York (N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.). Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York (New York). Metropolitan Museum of Art
Nova York (Nova York). Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Ņujorka (Amerikas Savienotās Valstis). Metropolitan Museum of Art
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