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Image for In Full Bloom: Margaret Armstrong's Decorated Publishers' Bindings Revisited
Margaret Armstrong (1867–1944) was an author, book cover designer, field collector, and botanical illustrator. She was among the most influential designers of her time and a source of inspiration for other female book cover designers including Amy …
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Past Exhibition

In America: An Anthology of Fashion

May 7–September 5, 2022
The Costume Institute’s In America: An Anthology of Fashion is the second portion of a two-part exhibition exploring fashion in the United States. Presented in collaboration with The Met’s American Wing, this section of the exhibition will highligh…
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Past Exhibition

Celebrating the Year of the Rabbit

January 21, 2023–January 30, 2024
This exhibition presents sixteen remarkable Chinese works illustrating how rabbits have been a prominent artistic subject since ancient times. Their earliest depictions are featured on jade pendants and sacred ritual bronze vessels dating from Chin…
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Past Exhibition

Philip Guston: What Kind of Man Am I?

May 25–August 1, 2023
Philip Guston (1913–1980) was born in Montreal to immigrants who had fled the persecution of Jews in Odessa, in present-day Ukraine, a decade earlier. Raised in Los Angeles, he worked in the Midwest for part of the 1940s and settled permanently in …
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Past Exhibition

Kimono Style: The John C. Weber Collection

June 7, 2022–February 20, 2023
This exhibition will trace the transformation of the kimono from the late Edo period (1615–1868) through the early 20th century, as the T-shaped garment was adapted to suit the lifestyle of modern Japanese women. It will feature a remarkable select…
Image for Art of Native America: The Charles and Valerie Diker Collection
The brilliance of Native American artists from across the United States and Canada is affirmed in this installation of historical and contemporary works. Honoring the diversity of Native life, the display reveals complex perspectives on America’s p…
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Past Exhibition

Karl Lagerfeld: A Line of Beauty

May 5–July 16, 2023
The Costume Institute’s spring 2023 exhibition will examine the work of Karl Lagerfeld (1933–2019). Focusing on the designer’s stylistic vocabulary as expressed in aesthetic themes that appear time and again in his fashions from the 1950s to his fi…
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Date:fourth quarter 18th century
Medium:Linen, metal, silk
Accession Number:2009.300.2716
Location:Not on view
Image for Fragment of a shirt
Date:fourth quarter 18th century
Medium:Cotton, silk, linen
Accession Number:2009.300.2714
Location:Not on view
Image for Fragment of a shirt
Date:fourth quarter 18th century
Medium:Silk, linen, metal
Accession Number:2009.300.2713
Location:Not on view
Image for Fragment of a shirt
Date:fourth quarter 18th century
Medium:Linen, silk, metal
Accession Number:2009.300.2715
Location:Not on view

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art will host a group of 51 fellows, which consists of graduate students and scholars from the United States and around the world. The fellows will undertake study and research projects, either at the Museum or abroad, for periods ranging from three months to one year, most of them beginning in September 2009.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art will host a group of 50 fellows, who consist of graduate students and scholars from the United States and around the world. The fellows will undertake study and research projects, either at the Metropolitan Museum or abroad, for periods ranging from two months to one year, most of them beginning in September 2008.