The Met's collection of photographs, numbering more than 25,000 ... French and
American photography, early British photography, ...
Established as an independent curatorial department in 1992, The Met's
Department of Photographs houses a collection of more than twenty-five
Celebrating the Arts of Japan: The Mary Griggs Burke Collection. Through May
14 ... Faith and Photography: Auguste Salzmann in the Holy Land. Closing Soon
Formal, large-format studio photography of works of art in The Met collection
began in the late nineteenth century. Since its formalization as a department in ...
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is one of the world's largest and finest art
museums. Its collection includes more than two million works of art spanning five
Date: ca. 1260–80 Medium: Elephant ivory, traces of polychromy Accession
Number: 1978.521.3 On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 304 ...
See an alphabetical list of current full-time staff, interns, and fellows in the
Department of Photographs.
photography, civil war. ... Two related displays are on view at the Museum: the
exhibition The Civil War and American Art (May 27–September 2, 2013); and, ...
The Museum's collection contains approximately 40000 photographs spanning
the entire history of the medium, including 500 photographically illustrated books
Search the Metropolitan Museum's Collection Online.