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José Villegas y Cordero (Spanish, 1848–1921). Examining Antique Arms, 1870. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Collection, Bequest of Catharine Lorillard Wolfe, 1887 (87.15.39) #swords

“Cubism: The Leonard A. Lauder Collection,” on view through February 16, 2015, features 81 paintings, collages, drawings, and sculpture by the four preeminent Cubist artists: Georges Braque, Juan Gris, Fernand Léger, and Pablo Picasso. | Juan Gris (Spanish, 1887–1927). Pears and Grapes on a Table, Céret, autumn 1913. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Promised Gift from the Leonard A. Lauder Cubist Collection. #cubism

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Paintings Gallery 43: The Lehman Collection; With people. Photographed in 1955. Image © The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Paintings Gallery 2: 15th- and 16th- Century Renaissance Paintings, including The Entombment (12.61); With People. Photographed in 1955. Image © The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art: "French Painting and Sculpture of the Eighteenth Century," (November 6, 1935-January 5, 1936). Photographed in 1935. Image © The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Catalogue of engravings, etchings and mezzotints, belonging to James L. Claghorn of Philadelphia, and lent by him for exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 128 West 14th Street, New York, March, 1874 (Detail of page 5). New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1874. Thomas J. Watson Library (NE57 .C6 1874) | Read this Now at the Met blog post for an introduction to the Met Museum Libraries digitization program. #digitization #rarebooks

The Metropolitan Museum of Art: "French Painting and Sculpture of the Eighteenth Century," (November 6, 1935-January 5, 1936). Photographed in 1935. Image © The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Ensemble. Chinese, 1980s. Gray cotton twill. Courtesy of Muna Tseng | Photography © Platon #ChinaLookingGlass #AsianArt100