Metropolitan Museum of Art ~ New York City
Ottoman dagger, part of a matching rifle set, 1732-1733, steel, decorated with gold, rubies.
Reform dress ca. 1890-95 From the De Young Museum
George Enescu, Romania's greatest twentieth-century violinist and composer, once called this Art Nouveau classic on historic Calea Victoriei home. Today, the George Enescu National Museum honors his career
Matisse- Interior with dog. My favorite painting ever, and I got to see it in person in Baltimore! Thanks, Cone sisters.
National Portrait Gallery, London. A very interesting place and one of London's greatest museums!
Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Harbor - Anderson Design Group has created an award-winning series of classic travel posters that celebrates the history and charm of America’s greatest cities and national parks. This print features a lakeview of Milwaukee with the iconic Museum of art on the shore. Printed on heavy gallery-grade matte finished paper, this print will look great on any home or office wall.
Dining Room, Rue de Naples, 1935 / Edouard Vuillard (Seattle Art Museum: Permanent Collection)
"Even as a young girl, Elizabeth Catlett knew she wanted to be an artist. This aspiration -- at a time when few African American women were practicing artists, and art museums in the South were closed to African Americans -- is a testament to her family's support and commitment to education. Against all odds, she tenaciously pursued her vision despite the denial of educational and exhibition opportunities to African American artists at that time." - portrait by Kwaku Alston
Chichu Art Museum, Naoshima Art Island by Tadao Ando Architects
The Minneapolis Institute of Art | Minneapolis, Minnesota | An art museum compared to a small-scale Met, featuring the same kind of grand architecture but at a size that feels intimate.
Marc Chagall - Composition at Kreeger Art Museum Washington DC by mbell1975, via Flickr
Female Figure by Filippo Lippi (1430) Early Renaissance sketch gouache, pen, ink. In the Harvard University Art Museum, Cambridge.
Lovis Corinth, Portrait of the Sculptor Friedrich, 1904 | Harvard Art Museums/ Busch-Reisinger Museum
This limited edition graphic museum print by Yoni Alter that features 29 of the world’s art museums
Lyonel Feininger American (New York, NY 1871 - 1956 New York, NY) Untitled [Cat Playing Saxophone, and Mice], 9/1908 Drawing German , 20th century Watercolor and black ink on paper 8.26 x 8.89 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/2 in.) Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Julia Feininger , BR63.136
The Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland, Maine. Home of many Wyeth paintings, N.C., Andrew and Jamie.
Prado Museum Madrid, Spain Extensive collection of Goya and other great spanish painters!
Alice In Wonderland Framed Book Spines Wall Art 10" x 40" — Made in USA by MUSEUM OUTLETS
Hunterdon Art Museum in Clinton, NJ. One of my very favorite "small" museums. Its in a restored mill.
"Loves Messenger,"1885, Marie Spartali Stillman (1844-1927), Delaware Art Museum ["arguably the greatest Pre-Raphaelite female artist" --Wikipedia]
To see the world's great art treasures...Prado Museum, Madrid, Spain
"Portrait of a Woman (possibly of the Lloyd Family)" (c. 1750) by Thomas Gainsborough
Orsay Museum --Impressionist art --Monet, Manet, Van Gogh, Renoir, Cezanne, Gauginn, Bonnard, Pizarro, and lots more!
Russian Painter: Nicolai Fechin, who with his family moved to Taos in 1927. Born in Russia, Nicolai Fechin is one of the most important portrait painters of the 20th Century.
Someday! one of the greatest art museums in the world, the Hermitage in St. Petersburg, Russia
The Wyeth Center at the Farnsworth Art Museum consists of several discrete components dedicated to collecting, research, exhibitions and interpretive programs related to three generations of Wyeths in Maine: N.C., Andrew, and James Wyeth. Exhibits focusing primarily on James Wyeth and N. C. Wyeth are presented at the "church" building on Union Street, an example of adaptive re-use of the United Methodist Church, one of Rockland's most prominent and venerable structures dating from the last quarter of the 19th century.
See it at the Telfair Museum in Savannah >> This exhibition of Italian masterworks from the Renaissance through the Baroque period is drawn from the permanent collection of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, one of the world’s greatest art museums.
From the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco, as photographed by Dominique Browning for her blog Slow Love Life
The Joslyn Art Museum is the principal fine arts museum in Omaha. It was opened in 1931 and it is the only museum in the state with a comprehensive permanent collection. Its greatest strengths are the outstanding art collections of the 19th and 20th centuries of American and European artists. #Omaha
Daret, Jean (1613-1668) - Woman Playing A Lute, 1638, Portland Art Museum, Oregon
Metropolitan Museum of Art -Although they raised the "suggested" admission to $20, you can pay what you can afford to see one of the greatest art museums in New York City. Address: 1000 Fifth Avenue Phone: 212-535-7710
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There’s no need to feel overwhelmed by the treasures of the Art Institute of Chicago. Use its new free app to follow your own individual interests, learn about art, and enjoy one of the world’s greatest art museums.
Modern Art Museum: Fort Worth, Texas by Tadao Ando. Amazing use of concrete, aluminum and glass.
American Folk Art Museum #JetsetterCurator
Google Art Project: Virtual Museum Trips to Art Museums around the World. COOL!!!!
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth Lucian Freud: Portraits Jul 01, 2012 - Oct 28, 2012 Lucian Freud is widely considered the greatest portrait painter of the twentieth century
The Uffizi Gallery in Florence, Italy, is one of the oldest and most famous art museums in the world. It is housed in the Palazzo degli Uffizi which was constructed in the 16th century as the offices for the Florentine magistrates. The collections of Renaissance paintings and sculptures from classical antiquity are superb. Included is The Birth of Venus by Sandro Boticelli. There are often long lines starting even before the doors open.
Art Institute of Chicago - one of my favorite art museums
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Denver Art Museum--Nampeyo: Excellence by Name is on view in the American Indian art galleries. Nampeyo is recognized as one of the greatest ceramicists of the 20th century.
Chicago, Illinois, USA - Near the Art Institute of Chicago, one of the nations' greatest art museums (Seurat's "Sunday in the Park with George," for example)
Anita Steckel ~ Solo, photomontage: “If the erect penis is not wholesome enough to go into museums it should not be considered wholesome enough to go into women. And if the erect penis is wholesome enough to go into women then it is more than wholesome enough to go into the greatest art museums.” — Statement by Anita Steckel, March 8, 1973 in NYC (These are the last 2 sentences; follow link for the full statement.)
River diety Ganga 800-900 Sandstone Two of India's greatest rivers, the Ganga (Ganges) and the Yamuna, are personified as goddesses with the same names. They were often represented at either side of the lower part of temple doorways, and that is where this sculpture would have been positioned. Ganga here stands on a mythical water creature that has a little male figure issuing from its upturned mouth. Asian Art Museum of San Francisco Item id: B69S3
Unbelievable Open-Sky Contemporary Art Museum in Brazil Inhotim one of the most extraordinary world museum celebrates his 10 years opening. Created by rich business man and art collector Bernardo Paz the institute extends over 1000 hectares. Including a unique botanic gardens with one of the rarest exotic plants the place is especially renowned to host the worlds greatest outdoor contemporary art collection: 23 monumental masterpieces by Olafur Eliasson Yayoi Kusama or Paul McCarthy and 20 galleries dedicated a hundred artists. #xemtvhay
Sandro Botticelli, Mystic Crucifixion, about 1500. Tempera and oil on canvas, transferred from panel. Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Friends of the Fogg Art Museum Fund.
Books and Art Miss Craigie (1741). Allan Ramsay (Scottish, 1713-1784). Oil on canvas. Denver Art Museum. Allan Ramsay painted this portrait of a fresh, exuberant Miss Craigie in 1741. Ten years later, when she was married to John Reid, Ramsay painted her husband’s portrait. The 18th-century connoisseur Horace Walpole called Ramsay the greatest painter of female portraits. In 1761 Ramsay was named painter to George III.