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ARTH 426 Early Christian and Medieval Art: Other Resources

The art and architecture of the early Christian, Byzantine, Carolingian, Ottonian, Romanesque, and Gothic periods.

Art History Resources Online

Glories of Medieval Art: The Cloisters (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Philippe de Montebello, director of The Metropolitan Museum of Art from 1977 to 2008, guides viewers through The Cloisters, pointing out Romanesque and Gothic architecture and artwork, beautiful tapestries, and the diverse species in the gardens. He outlines the history of the building and its many influences and highlights significant works of art in the collection. 

Produced by The Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1989. May 2013 through May 2014 marks the seventy-fifth anniversary of The Cloisters.


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