Study of a Baby (detail). Frederick Goodall (British, 1822–1904). Black and white chalk on brown paper, 21 5/16 × 16 5/16 in., 1868. Gift of Paul Jeromack and Robert Tuggle, in honor of George R. Goldner, 2014 (2014.677)
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Babies on Board

To celebrate the launch of our new baby items, we’ve found a few cuties from The Met collection

New baby items have launched at The Met Store. Here are some really adorable babies from the Museum’s galleries. Happy Wednesday.

Sitting Up Silly

Seated Figure. Mexico, Mesoamerica, Olmec. Ceramic, pigment; H. 13 3/8 x W. 12 1/2 x D. 5 3/4 in.; 12th–9th century B.C. The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979 (1979.206.1134)

 

Youthful in Yellow

Madame Roulin and Her Baby. Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, 1853–1890). Oil on canvas, 25 x 20 1/8 in., 1888. Robert Lehman Collection, 1975 (1975.1.231)

 

On the Move

Baby Monsarrat. Clarence H. White (American, 1871–1925). Platinum print, 9 1/2 x 7 in., 1905. Alfred Stieglitz Collection, 1933 (33.43.316)

 

Whose Toy Now?

Baby with Rattle and Dog. Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters) (1809–1854). Watercolor and gouache on ivory, 4 1/2 x 3 1/2 in., 1842. Purchase, The Overbrook Foundation, Robert and Bobbie Falk Philanthropic Fund, and Lois and Arthur Stainman Philanthropic Fund Gifts, 1999 (1999.6)

 

Chubbiness, in Stone

Marble head of a baby. Roman, Early Imperial, Augustan. Marble, 3 7/8 × 2 3/4 × 3 3/4 in., 1st century B.C.–1st century A.D. Rogers Fund, 1912 (12.232.1)

 

Squirming with Delight

A baby in a high chair. Jean Charlot (French, 1898–1979). Color lithograph on aluminum, 14 in. × 10 1/16 in. (sheet), 1936. Gift of Albert Carman, 1940 (40.101[53])

 

New Baby Items from The Met Store

Clockwise from top left: The Met Blue Baby Socks Set, $28; I Arted! Snapsuit, $18; The Met Pink Baby Socks Set, $28; Baby Book: A Special Book of Memories and Milestones, $35

 

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