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#CelebratingTintoretto “: Portrait Paintings and Studio Drawings” and “In Praise of Painting: Dutch Masterpieces at The Met” are now open to the public in the Robert Lehman Win #MetDutchMasterpiecesg.
#MetDutchMasterpieces displays rarely exhibited paintings including Margareta Haverman’s “A Vase of Flowers”—the only painting by an early modern Dutch woman currently in The Met collection.
#MetDutchMasterpieces orients visitors to key issues in 17th-century Dutch culture—from debates about religion to painters’ fascination with the domestic lives of women.
#MetDutchMasterpieces opens with one of The Met’s most prized works of art: “Aristotle with a Bust of Homer” (1653), and then unfolds through 9 thematically organized galleries.
On the lower level, “In Praise of Painting: Dutch Masterpieces at The Met” presents The Met's fabled seventeenth-century Dutch paintings in a new light #MetDutchMasterpieces.
#CelebratingTintoretto also highlights the dynamic relationship between Jacopo and his son Domenico, through a series of figural drawings and a painting in The Met collection, “The Finding of Moses”.
#CelebratingTintoretto explores an innovative and little-studied aspect of Tintoretto's portraiture: small-scale, informal portrait heads characterized by immediacy, intense observation, and startling modernity.
Jacopo Tintoretto (1518/19–1594) was renowned for his dynamic narrative scenes and insightful portraits #CelebratingTintoretto.
“Celebrating Tintoretto: Portrait Paintings and Studio Drawings” celebrates the 500th anniversary of the artist’s birth #CelebratingTintoretto.
“Celebrating Tintoretto: Portrait Paintings and Studio Drawings” and “In Praise of Painting: Dutch Masterpieces at The Met” both open today—follow along for a first look. #MetDutchMasterpieces #CelebratingTintoretto
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