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A Parrot Perched on a Mango Tree; a Ram Tethered Below
Sultans of Deccan India, 1500–1700: Opulence and Fantasy
Through July 26, 2015
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Robe (detail)
The Plains Indians: Artists of Earth
and Sky
Through May 10, 2015
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Warriors and Mothers:
Epic Mbembe Art
Through September 7, 2015
Web Series: MetCollects | A first look at new works of art in the collection | Episode 3 / 2015: Ecce Homo and Mater Dolorosa by Pedro de Mena

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MetCollects—Episode 12: Luke Syson on Pedro de Mena's Polychrome Sculptures
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MetCollects—Episode 12: Luke Syson on Pedro de Mena's Polychrome Sculptures
The Conservation of the Jabach Portrait: Starting the Retouching
Sunday at the Met—Viewpoints: Body Language
Intern Insights: Summer 2014
The <em>Goldberg Variations</em>: The Double Manual Experience
Friday Focus—Warriors and Mothers: Fresh Perspectives on Art from Eastern Nigeria
The World According to George
Agony's Body Language
The Civilians: <em>Let Me Ascertain You</em>

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RumiNations
Welcome to RumiNations

Posted on Monday, April 20, 2015, by Sheila Canby

Sheila Canby invites readers to go behind the scenes of the Department of Islamic Art in the latest Met Blogs offering, RumiNations.

Now at the Met
Event Highlights: April 20–23

Posted on Monday, April 20, 2015

The Museum offers hundreds of events and programs each month—including lectures, performances, tours, family activities, and more. The following listings are just a sample of our upcoming programs.

Met Museum Presents Blog
Jazz & Colors Returns to the Met

Posted on Friday, April 17, 2015, by Meryl Cates

Press Officer Meryl Cates welcomes Jazz & Colors back to the Met for another thrilling evening of jazz performances across ten of the Museum's iconic spaces.

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Artwork of the Day

Stencil with Hemp-Leaf Pattern Stencil with Hemp-Leaf Pattern
Date: early 19th century
Accession Number: 37.14.41
Not on view

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