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The Metropolitan Museum Journal, issued annually by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, publishes original research on works in the Museumand#8217;s collections and the areas of investigation they represent. Volume 47 includes essays on the Tell Basta Treausure, Two Assyrian Reliefs from the Palace of Sargon II,and#160; the Cloisters Annunciation by the Master of Charles of France, Canvas Matches in Vermeer: a Case Study in the Computer Analysis of Fabric Supports, New Findings on the Life and Work of Claude Simpol (1666and#8211;ca. 1710), The Bellangand#233; Album and New Discoveries in French Nineteenth-Century Decorative Arts, Thomas Eakinsand#8217;s The Chess Players Replayed, and#8220;Mon cher ami et frand#232;re dand#8217;armesand#8221;: Letters from Costantino Ressman to William Riggs, Collectors of Arms and Armor in Nineteenth-Century Paris, and Armor for America: The Duc de Dino Collection.

About the Author

All Board members are on the staff of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Katharine Baetjer is Curator, European Paintings; Julie Jones is Andrall E. Pearson Curator in Charge, Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas; Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser is Curator, American Paintings; Denise Patry Leidy is Curator, Asian Art; Joan R. Mertens is Curator, Greek and Roman Art; Luke Syson is Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Curator in Charge, European Sculpture and Decorative Arts.

Table of Contents

Treasures from Tell Basta: Goddesses, Officials, and Artists in an International Age
Christine Lilyquist

From Mesopotamia to the Met: Two Assyrian Reliefs from the Palace of Sargon II

Paul Collins

The Cloisters Annunciation by the Master of Charles of France

Robert Schindler

Canvas Matches in Vermeer: A Case Study in the Computer Analysis of Fabric Supports

Walter Liedtke, C. Richard Johnson Jr., and Don Johnson

New Findings on the Life and Work of Claude Simpol

Franand#231;ois Marandet

The Bellangand#233; Album and New Discoveries in French Nineteenth-Century Decorative Arts

Sylvain Cordier

Thomas Eakins's The Chess Players Replayed

William Hauptman

and#8220;Mon cher ami et frand#232;re d'armes": Letters from Constantino Ressman to William Riggs, Collectors of Arms and Armor in Nineteenth-Century Paris

Elena Carrara

Armor for America: The Duc de Dino Collection

Stuart W. Pyhrr
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780226059129
Author:
Metropolitan Museum Of Art
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Author:
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Subject:
Art/Reference
Subject:
Criticism
Edition Description:
2012
Series:
Metropolitan Museum Journal
Series Volume:
47
Publication Date:
20130631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
284 color plates
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » Architects
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Museums and Collections
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Reference
Science and Mathematics » Biology » Evolution

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