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China: Through the Looking Glass
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The Fountain, Villa Torlonia, Frascati, Italy (detail)
Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends

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Fur Traders Descending the Missouri (detail)
Navigating the West: George Caleb Bingham and the River
Through September 20, 2015
Pierre Huyghe installation
The Roof Garden Commission: Pierre Huyghe
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Sun Xun: Special Printmaking Demonstration in The Astor Court
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Sun Xun: Special Printmaking Demonstration in The Astor Court
<em>China: Through the Looking Glass</em>—Gallery Views
TEDxMet: The In-Between
Met Museum Presents: The New 2015–16 Season
MetCollects—Episode 11: John Carpenter on <em>Amusements at Higashiyama in Kyoto</em>
Friday Focus—Collecting Japan for the Met in the Late Nineteenth Century
After Victory
A Closer Look: George Caleb Bingham's <i>Fur Traders Descending the Missouri</i>
The <em>Goldberg Variations</em>: The Double Manual Experience

Blogs

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Beasts and Hunters in the Galleries: Mesmerizing Ivories and Their Making

Posted on Tuesday, September 1, 2015, by Silvia Armando

Hanns Swarzenski and Brigitte Horney Swarzenski Fellow Silvia Armando explores a vitrine display of ivory works now on view in gallery 457.

Teen Blog
Books for the Dead?

Posted on Tuesday, September 1, 2015, by Fahim

Former High School Intern Fahim imagines a world where mummies can be brought back to life using a Book of the Dead.

Sargent Exhibition Blog
John Singer Sargent's Portrayal of Hands

Posted on Tuesday, September 1, 2015, by Stephanie L. Herdrich

Assistant Research Curator Stephanie L. Herdrich discusses Sargent's accentuation of his sitters' hands, which often reveal details about their owners' personalities and, in some cases, their relationship with the artist.

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Artwork of the Day

Dharmapala Standing on a Lion Dharmapala Standing on a Lion
Date: ca. 16th century
Accession Number: 1985.25
On view in Gallery 253

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