Quantcast
The Life and Times: Henri Matisse's The Three O'Clock Sitting (1924)

Speaker:
Rebecca Rabinow, Leonard A. Lauder Curator of Modern Art; Curator in Charge, Leonard A. Lauder Research Center for Modern Art, MMA

Each lecture in The Life and Times series delves into the unique and fascinating life of one particular masterpiece within the Metropolitan Museum's collection. Journey through time and place to explore the unique personalities who created, contributed to, and cherished these extraordinary works of art. In this lecture, Met Curator Rebecca Rabinow explores Henri Matisse's The Three O'Clock Sitting (1924), which he created on the sunny Riviera while teaching one of his favorite models how to paint.

Recorded May 1, 2014

Lectures and Panels (149)

Media thumbnail

SPARK: It's About Time
(01:20:22) 59 views

Media thumbnail

SPARK: Plato at the Met
(01:06:51) 53 views

Media thumbnail

Collecting Cubism
(00:56:59) 621 views

Media thumbnail

Lost Kingdoms Symposium, Part 1
(00:12:45) 1336 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 8
(00:26:18) 64 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 7
(00:41:24) 77 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 6
(00:48:51) 40 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 5
(00:41:09) 33 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 4
(00:31:59) 37 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 3
(00:29:02) 49 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 2
(00:30:01) 47 views

Media thumbnail

Ink Art Symposium, Part 1
(00:37:47) 122 views

Media thumbnail

My Met—Keith Christiansen
(00:57:48) 133 views

Media thumbnail

Africa and the West
(01:13:21) 17 views

Media thumbnail

How Proust Changed Our Minds
(01:15:39) 63 views

Media thumbnail

Why New Art Mattered
(01:06:02) 29 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Andrew Bolton
(00:14:59) 1307 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Nicolai Ouroussoff
(00:14:45) 246 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Bill T. Jones
(00:18:53) 715 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Eric R. Kandel, MD
(00:19:40) 685 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: James Nares
(00:18:28) 350 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Meredith Monk
(00:04:49) 384 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Andrew Solomon
(00:29:25) 663 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Sō Percussion
(00:12:17) 240 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Elizabeth Streb
(00:09:07) 417 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Melanie Holcomb
(00:18:20) 477 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Negin Farsad
(00:14:00) 688 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Kyle Abraham
(00:06:11) 1324 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Navina Najat Haidar
(00:12:13) 727 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Lorna Simpson
(00:07:53) 340 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Jeff Rosenheim
(00:14:17) 440 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Luke Syson
(00:13:16) 579 views

Media thumbnail

TEDxMet: Maira Kalman
(00:18:31) 399 views

Media thumbnail

The Art of Making Chintz
(00:04:20) 4575 views

Media thumbnail

Journey to the Copper Age
(01:10:46) 2081 views

Media thumbnail

Performance by Dan Zhu
(00:19:42) 119 views