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Madame Cézanne | November 19, 2014-March 15, 2015
Fernand Léger (French, 1881–1955), Composition (The Typographer), 1918–19
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Assyria to Iberia at the Dawn of the Classical Age | September 22, 2014-January 4, 2015
Grand Design: Pieter Coecke van Aelst and Renaissance Tapestry | October 8, 2014-January 11, 2015

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A Mountain's Eyebrow: The Met's Earliest Ancient American Acquisition

Posted on Monday, December 22, 2014, by James Doyle

Assistant Curator James Doyle traces the history of an architectural element from Uxmal, Mexico, gifted to the Met in 1878 by then–United States consul to Mexico, Alphonse J. Lespinasse.

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Alphabet Origins: From Kipling to Sinai

Posted on Monday, December 22, 2014, by Elizabeth Knott

Research Associate Elizabeth Knott traces the origins of our modern alphabet, from the early second millennium B.C. to today.

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The Jabach Portrait, Right Side Up

Posted on Monday, December 22, 2014, by Michael Gallagher

Michael Gallagher describes the process of turning over the Jabach portrait, which had been undergoing conservation on its reverse, so that it can be stretched onto a new frame.