Tag Archives: Medieval art

The Cloisters – New York

A branch museum of The Metropolitan Museum of Art devoted to the art and architecture of medieval Europe, The Cloisters is set within the leafy confines of Fort Tyron Park overlooking the Hudson River in far Northern Manhattan. Complete with a collection of two thousand objects consisting of paintings, sculpture, icons, religious artifacts and ritual […]

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Metropolitan Museum of Art – New York

A treasury of more than 2 million individual objects, tens of thousands of which are permanently on display including many of mankind’s greatest masterpieces, New York’s Metropolitan Museum is the Western Hemisphere’s most important art institution. Spanning the entire history of human civilization, the collection features not only paintings, drawings, prints, etchings, sculptures and photographs, […]

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Stained Glass from Canterbury Cathedral at the Cloisters – New York

February 25, 2014 through May 18, 2014 – This exhibition presents the rare opportunity to examine in a museum setting six, dramatic, stained glass windows, including one rising nearly twelve feet high, on loan from England’s historic Canterbury Cathedral while it undergoes restoration.  Renowned masterpieces of Romanesque art that have never left the cathedral since […]

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Palace of the Legion of Honor – San Francisco

Grand in form and content yet still intimate and inviting, the California Palace of the Legion of Honor features an […]

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) – New York

Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, the Museum of Modern Art in New York or MoMA is the most […]

Whitney Museum of American Art – New York

Sculptor and philanthropist Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney created the Whitney Museum of American Art because she believed it was necessary to […]

Rodin Museum (Musée Rodin) – Paris

As home to the most treasured and comprehensive collection of the works of renowned French sculptor Auguste Rodin, the Rodin […]

Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) – Paris

The Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) in Paris is the most visited museum in the world and for good reason. […]

Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) – Paris

For lovers of Impressionism, a pilgrimage to the Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) is absolutely essential.  Keeper of the […]