Perspectives Art Explained

How beauty can inspire faith

Jan 31, 2013 2 MINUTES
"Something which is profoundly beautiful on a human level has the capacity to transport beyond daily experience."

Curator Luke Syson on Antonio Rossellino's sculptural relief "Madonna and Child with Angels."

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Throughout 2013, The Met invited curators from across the Museum to each talk about one artwork that changed the way they see the world.

Photography by Joseph Coscia

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