Summer

From beach landscapes to flower gardens, from bikinis to summer kimonos—representations of the season can be found throughout the Met’s collections.
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Gustave Courbet (French, Ornans 1819-1877 La Tour-de-Peliz). The Calm Sea, 1869. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H.O. Havemeyer1929 (29.100.566).

Gustave Courbet | The Calm Sea

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John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925). Claude Monet Painting by the Edge of a Wood, 1885. Tate: Presented by Miss Emily Sargent and Mrs Ormond through the Art Fund, 1925 | This work is in our “Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends,” on view through October 4, 2015.

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John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925). An Out-of-Doors Study, 1889. Brooklyn Museum, Museum Collection Fund (20.640) | This work is in our “Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends,” on view through October 4, 2015.

John Singer Sargent | An Out-of-Doors Study | American

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John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925). Escutcheon of Charles V of Spain, 1912. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1915 (15.142.11) | This work is in our “Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends,” on view through October 4, 2015.

John Singer Sargent | Escutcheon of Charles V of Spain

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Claude Monet (French, 1840–1926). Île aux Fleurs near Vétheuil, 1880. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Julia W. Emmons, 1956 (56.135.5) | This is one of two views of the Île aux Fleurs, an island in the Seine near Vétheuil, that Monet painted in the summer of 1880.

Claude Monet | Île aux Fleurs near Vétheuil

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John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925). Portrait of Charles Deering, 1917. Private Collection, Chicago | This work is in our “Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends,” on view through October 4, 2015.

John Singer Sargent | Portrait of Charles Deering | American

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Card Number 43, Dick Groat, Shortstop, Pittsburgh Pirates, from "1954 Topps Regular Issue" series (R414-8), issued by Topps Chewing Gum Company (American, Brooklyn), 1954. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick Accession (Burdick 328, R414-8.26)

Issued by Topps Chewing Gum Company | Card Number 43, Dick Groat, Shortstop, Pittsburgh Pirates, from

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Honus Wagner, Pittsburgh, National League, from the White Border series (T206) for the American Tobacco Company, 1909–11. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick (Burdick 246, T206.378)

Issued by American Tobacco Company | Honus Wagner, Pittsburgh, National League, from the White Border series (T206) for the American Tobacco Company

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Card Number 15, Ralph Kiner, Outfield, Pittsburgh Pirates, from the Topps Red/ Blue Backs series (R414-5) issued by Topps Chewing Gum Company (American, Brooklyn), 1951. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick (Burdick 328, R414-5.16)

Issued by Topps Chewing Gum Company | Card Number 15, Ralph Kiner, Outfield, Pittsburgh Pirates, from the Topps Red/ Blue Backs series (R414-5) issued by Topps Chewing Gum Company

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Danny Murtaugh, 2nd Base, Pittsburgh Pirates, from Picture Cards, series 5 (R406-5) issued by Bowman Gum, 1951. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick (Burdick 327, R406-5.265)

Issued by Bowman Gum Company | Danny Murtaugh, 2nd Base, Pittsburgh Pirates, from Picture Cards, series 5 (R406-5) issued by Bowman Gum

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John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925). Judith Gautier (A Gust of Wind), 1883. James W. and Frances McGlothlin | This work is on view in “Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends,” on view through October 4, 2015.

John Singer Sargent | Judith Gautier (A Gust of Wind) | American

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John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925). Camp at Lake O’Hara, 1916. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mrs. David Hecht, in memory of her son, Victor D. Hecht, 1932 (32.116) | This work is in our “Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends,” on view through October 4, 2015.

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John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925). Tommies Bathing, 1918. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mrs. Francis Ormond, 1950 (50.130.58) | This work is in our “Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends,” on view through October 4, 2015.

John Singer Sargent | Tommies Bathing

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Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American, 1858–1924). Large Boston Public Garden Sketchbook: A crowd watching fireworks, 1895–97 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Robert Lehman Collection, 1975 (1975.1.957)

Maurice Brazil Prendergast | Large Boston Public Garden Sketchbook: A crowd watching fireworks

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Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910). Study for Eagle Head, Manchester, Massachusetts, 1869 (?). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Mary Cushing Fosburgh, 1978 ( 1979.135.1)

Winslow Homer | Study for Eagle Head, Manchester, Massachusetts

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Charles-Édouard de Beaumont (French, 1821–1888). In the Sun, 1875. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Estate of Marie L. Russell, 1946 (46.150.2)

Charles-Édouard de Beaumont | In the Sun

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Eugène Boudin (French, 1824–1898). On the Beach at Trouville, 1863. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Amelia B. Lazarus, 1907 (07.88.4)

Eugène Boudin | On the Beach at Trouville

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Celebration for the Elector Johann Georg II, Leipzig, July 8, 1667: Fireworks Display by Night, ca. 1667. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953 (53.600.3604)

Celebration for the Elector Johann Georg II, Leipzig, July 8, 1667: Fireworks Display by Night

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Adolf Senff (German, 1785–1863). Study of Hibiscus Plants, 1828. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Harry G. Sperling Fund, 2007 (2007.273)

Adolf Senff | Study of Hibiscus Plants

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Childe Hassam (American, 1859–1935). Independence Hall, 1926 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mrs. Childe Hassam, 1940 (40.30.37)

Childe Hassam | Independence Hall

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Frederick Kemmelmeyer (ca. 1755–1821). The American Star (George Washington), ca. 1803. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch, 1962 (62.256.7)

Frederick Kemmelmeyer | The American Star (George Washington)

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After Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910). Fire-Works on the Night of the Fourth of July – Drawn by Winslow Homer (from Harper's Weekly, Vol. XII), July 11, 1868. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1938 (38.43)

After Winslow Homer | Fire-Works on the Night of the Fourth of July – Drawn by Winslow Homer (from Harper's Weekly, Vol. XII)

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Quilt, Eagle pattern, ca. 1837–50. American. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mrs. Jacob Kaplan, 1974 (1974.32)

Quilt, Eagle pattern | American

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Issued by Allen & Ginter (American). Capitol of the United States in Washington, from the General Government and State Capitol Buildings series (N14) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands, 1889. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick (63.350.201.14.1)

Issued by Allen & Ginter | Capitol of the United States in Washington, from the General Government and State Capitol Buildings series (N14) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

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Robert Charles Dudley (British, 1826–1900). The Cliffs, Foilhummerum Bay, Valentia, the Point at Which the Shore-end of the Cable was Landed on July 22nd, 1865, 1865. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Cyrus W. Field, 1892 (92.10.60)

Robert Charles Dudley | The Cliffs, Foilhummerum Bay, Valentia, the Point at Which the Shore-end of the Cable was Landed on July 22nd, 1865

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