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"Going for Baroque: Bringing 17th-Century Masters to the Met": The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, v. 62 no. 3 (Winter, 2005)
THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART BULLETIN | VOLUME 62 | NUMBER 3

"Going for Baroque: Bringing 17th-Century Masters to the Met"

Christiansen, Keith
2005
48 pages
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Keith Christiansen

Keith Christiansen, John Pope-Hennessy Chairman of the Department of European Paintings, began work at the Met in 1977, and during that time he has organized numerous exhibitions ranging in subject from painting in fifteenth-century Siena, Andrea Mantegna, and the Renaissance portrait, to Giambattista Tiepolo, El Greco, Caravaggio, Ribera, and Nicolas Poussin. He has written widely on Italian painting and is the recipient of several awards. Keith has also taught at Columbia University and New York University's Institute of Fine Art. Raised in Seattle, Washington, and Concord, California, he attended the University of California campuses at Santa Cruz and Los Angeles, and received his PhD from Harvard University.

Met Art in Publication

Portrait of a Young Man, Pompeo Batoni  Italian, Oil on canvas
ca. 1760–65
The Holy Family with Saints Anne and Catherine of Alexandria, Jusepe de Ribera (called Lo Spagnoletto)  Spanish, Oil on canvas
1648
Self-Portrait, Salvator Rosa  Italian, Oil on canvas
ca. 1647
The Birth of the Virgin, Francesco Solimena  Italian, Oil on canvas
ca. 1690
The Annunciation, Luca Giordano  Italian, Oil on canvas
1672
The Rest on the Flight into Egypt, Pier Francesco Mola  Italian, Oil on copper
ca. 1641
Landscape with Moses and the Burning Bush, Domenichino (Domenico Zampieri)  Italian, Oil on copper
1610–16
Madonna and Child with Saints Francis and Dominic and Angels, Giulio Cesare Procaccini  Italian, Oil on canvas
ca. 1612
An Allegory, Domenico Guidobono  Italian, Oil on canvas
1710–20
The Musicians, Caravaggio (Michelangelo Merisi)  Italian, Oil on canvas
1597
Two Children Teasing a Cat, Annibale Carracci  Italian, Oil on canvas
A Domestic Scene, Annibale Carracci  Italian, Pen and with brown and gray-black ink, brush with gray and brown wash, over black chalk
1582–84
The Lamentation, Ludovico Carracci  Italian, Oil on canvas
ca. 1582
Head of a Bearded Man Looking to Lower Left (Nicodemus), Federico Barocci  Italian, Brush and oil paint on paper
1579–82
The Coronation of the Virgin, Annibale Carracci  Italian, Oil on canvas
after 1595
The Martyrdom of Saint Cecilia (Cartoon for a Fresco), Domenichino (Domenico Zampieri)  Italian, Charcoal highlighted with white chalk on fourteen sheets of blue laid paper, two of the sheets cut from elsewhere on the original cartoon and reset at the left and right margins to make up the oval
1612–14
Charity, Guido Reni  Italian, Oil on canvas
ca. 1630
The Denial of Saint Peter, Caravaggio (Michelangelo Merisi)  Italian, Oil on canvas
1610
Samson Captured by the Philistines, Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri)  Italian, Oil on canvas
1619
Pilate Washing His Hands, Mattia Preti (Il Cavalier Calabrese)  Italian, Oil on canvas
1663
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