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
The Met's collection of ancient Egyptian art consists of approximately 26000
objects of ... and cultural importance, dating from the Paleolithic to the Roman
period. ... of the collection is derived from the Museum's 35 years of
archaeological work ... One of the most popular destinations in the Egyptian
galleries is the Temple...
... 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...
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This guide will help you prepare for your self-guided visit to the Metropolitan.
Museum with your ... descriptions of works of art, thematic essays, and other
relevant content. ... learn more about the Department of Greek and Roman Art.
First Floor ...
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).
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.
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
The Metropolitan Museum of Art was incorporated in 1870 and moved to its
present ... With nearly 3,000,000 works in its vaults that span 5,000 years, the
museum can display only a fraction at a time. ... The Greek and Roman galleries
cover several civilizations: works from the Classical period, ... More groups you
One of highlights of new galleries is "Three Graces," a Roman marble ... Visitors
to the re-opened the Greek and Roman Art Galleries at the Metropolitan Museum
of ... museum exhibit almost double the number of works in its Greek and Roman
... south overlooking Central Park on both the main floor and mezzanine levels.