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Fran Lebowitz: Pretend It’s a Museum

Nov 9, 2023 5 MINUTES

Fran Lebowitz goes behind-the-scenes to The Met’s Paintings Conservation Lab to see Rembrandt’s Aristotle with a Bust of Homer (1653). Along the way, she tells her favorite story of visiting The Museum and contemplates the impossibility of choosing a favorite object in The Met’s collection. 

You can view Rembrandt’s Aristotle with a Bust of Homer (1653) in our European Paintings Galleries.