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Notable Acquisitions, 1980-81

Notable Acquisitions, 1980–81

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, with a foreword by Philippe de Montebello
1981
83 pages
141 illustrations
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Foreword

Ancient Near Eastern Art
Egyptian Art
Greek and Roman Art
Islamic Art
Medieval Art and The Cloisters
Arms and Armor
European Sculpture and Decorative Arts
Costume Institute
Musical Instruments
European Paintings
Drawings
Prints and Photographs
American Paintings and Sculpture
American Decorative Arts
Twentieth Century Art
Primitive Art
Far Eastern Art

Met Art in Publication

Morning dress, cotton, European
European
1827–30
Lounge suit, wool, silk, cotton, American
American
late 1840s
Skating ensemble, (a) silk, fur; (b) silk, British
British
1863–67
English violet (Viola d'Amore), Paulus Alletsee  German, Spruce, maple, German
1726
Grand Piano, John Broadwood & Sons, Wood and various materials, British
1808
Damaru, Wood, skin, cloth, shell, Tibetan
Tibetan
19th century
Lukas Spielhausen, Lucas Cranach the Elder  German, Oil and gold on beech
1532
Old Woman Praying, Matthias Stom  Dutch, Oil on canvas
late 1630s or early 1640s
The Love Letter, Jacob Ochtervelt  Dutch, Oil on canvas
early 1670s
The Apotheosis of the Spanish Monarchy, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo  Italian, Oil on canvas
1760s
The Third Duke of Dorset's Hunter with a Groom and a Dog, George Stubbs  British, Oil on canvas
1768
The Night-Hag Visiting Lapland Witches, Henry Fuseli  Swiss, Oil on canvas
1796
Landscape at Saint-Ouen, Georges Seurat  French, Oil on wood, mounted on wood
1878 or 1879
Serena Pulitzer Lederer (1867–1943), Gustav Klimt  Austrian, Oil on canvas
1899
Christ and the Pharisees; verso; Christ and a Pharisee, Anthony van Dyck  Flemish, Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash
early 17th century
Head of a Young Girl and Studies of Hands and of her Right Foot, Charles de la Fosse  French, Black, red and white chalk, touches of yellow and pink pastel, on beige paper
n.d.
Le Vent d'Orient, Edme Bouchardon  French, Red chalk
n.d.
Design for a Medal Commemorating the Treaty of Paris, 1814, Jacques Edouard Gatteaux  French, Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash
ca.1814
Balthasar, from Three Magi series, Jacques Bellange  French, Etching and engraving
1595–1616
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Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1981. Notable Acquisitions, 1980 - 1981. Edited by Philippe De Montebello, John Philip O’Neill, and Joanna Ekman. New York, NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art.