Layah Ziaii-Bigdeli, an intern at The Met, discusses the sherds of Chinese ceramics found among the 9th–10th-century fragments excavated at Nishapur, Iran.
In this blog post, an intern in the Department of Islamic Art discusses the sherds of Chinese ceramics found among the 9th- and 10th-century fragments excavated at Nishapur, Iran.
ICYMI Video: Living Dayton offers a first look at the special exhibition Alphonse Mucha: Master of Art Nouveau, which opens this Saturday, September 16!
Nan Goldin on Julia Margaret Cameron: The photographer Nan Goldin was born on this day in 1953. In this episode of The Artist Project, she shares her affection for the work of Julia Margaret Cameron. ..
The objects in this gallery, dating from the reign of Louis XIV (1638–1715), are made of such precious materials as tropical woods, shells, and gilt bronze. Known as the Sun King, Louis was one of the..
On this day in 1839, the scientist Sir John Herschel took the first glass-plate photograph. http://met.org/2gQYKkZ
Julia Margaret Cameron (British 1815–1879) | Sir John Herschel | April 1867