| On the Gilded Age master’s 170th birthday, we look back at his initial foray into the decorative arts.
| Discover representations of love in The Met collection
| The techniques I use vary only slightly from those of my Renaissance predecessors, and I cannot help but imagine the source from which their inspiration was derived.
| The virtuoso American artist was born on this day in 1856
| Contemplate the serenity of a “young virgin mother and child” in graceful paintings from The Met collection
| The Met’s Neopolitan Baroque Crèche and Christmas tree have raised holiday spirits for six decades and counting
| Follow the lines of Michelangelo's drawings to get thrillingly close to the creative process of a genius
| Discover the beauty of Italian Renaissance Maiolica
| Qin Shi Huang’s Terracotta Warriors
| A visionary 17th-century experimental painter and printmaker
| Start the new year with a symbol of new beginnings
| A showcase of the artist's mastery and experimentation with drawing in a range of media