The Metropolitan Museum of Art, colloquially "the Met", is located in New York
City and is the ... The permanent collection consists of works of art from classical
antiquity and ... The Me...
The Museum's collection of Greek and Roman art comprises more than 17000 ...
the slopes of Mount Vesuvius, one at Boscoreale and the other at Boscotrecase.
... display combining works of different media, the new Greek galleries present
such ... to view in April 2000 in four newly renovated galleries on the second floor
Oct 9, 2012 ... The works of art captured our interest when we visited, but it was the mosaic ...
What do you like best about the Greek and Roman Art galleries?
... Paintings · European Sculpture and Decorative Arts · Greek and Roman Art ·
Islamic Art ... The focus of the collection is on works that show outstanding design
and ... Dresden, Paris, London, and Stockholm, The Met collection is a modern
one, ... in the ruins of a Venetian fortress at Chalcis, on the Greek islan...
Opened in 1938 as a branch of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Met ... in
which visitors can experience the rich tradition of medieval artistic production, ...
Although the Department of Greek and Roman Art (originally the Department of ...
Four rooms devoted to Cypriot art are located on the second floor of the Museum,
Find Events · Ongoing Programs ... The Met's collection of drawings and prints—
one of the most comprehensive and distinguished of its ... The Met's world-famed
collection of European paintings encompasses works of art from the 13th ... The
Museum's collection of Greek and Roman art comprises more than 17,000 works
The Metropolitan Museum of Art - The Met - in New York City. ... With more than
two million works of art spanning thousands of years, the Metropolitan Museum of
Art is ... The collection of Greek and Roman art is one of the museum's most
popular. ... In the adjoining rooms you can find magnificent weapons such as
Apr 20, 2007 ... A tessellated floor pattern with a center panel of a woman representing ... Greek
and Roman art weren't the only historic arts of consequence, ... the Pompeiian
frescoes, whose influence you can see in their works, not far away. ... his
museum as a “cultural family tree in which every visitor can find his roots.
Apr 18, 2007 ... Redesigning the Met's Home for Greek and Roman Art ... million project — will
enable the Met to exhibit some 5,300 works, or 95 percent of this collection, ... “
On a sunny day, you need sunglasses,” Mr. Daly said. ... (Most museum floors are
built to handle 100 to 150 pounds per square foot, Mr. Daly said).
Aug 26, 2014 ... 10 Things You Can't Miss at the Metropolitan Museum of Art ... The key is to find
the pieces that are the most iconic and the most indicative ... It is also housed in
one of the Met's most beautiful rooms, and is framed by floor-to-ceiling ... The
Greek and Roman Art galleries are filled with classic sculptures ...