Masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Why do some works of art retain the status of masterpiece while others do not? Major works of art in The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s collection are highlighted and discussed within the contexts of symbolism, individual expression, and changing styles. From ancient Egyptian, Greek, and Roman art, through the art of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, to mannerism, baroque, neoclassicism, romanticism, realism, and impressionism, consider masterpieces by such artists as Filippo Lippi, Bellini, Botticelli, Raphael, David, Goya, Ingres, Delacroix, Turner, Daumier, Monet, Manet, Renoir, Cézanne, van Gogh, Toulouse-Lautrec, and Gauguin.
You'll Walk Away with
- A foundation in art history
- Knowledge of art movements and trends
- Art enthusiasts
- Prospective and practicing arts professionals