Manet was born #OnThisDay in 1832. He was one of the first 19th-century artists to paint modern life and his work, 'Music in the Tuileries Gardens' has been described as ‘the earliest true example of modern painting in both subject matter and technique’: https://t.co/K2OqqRxLw8 https://t.co/Lg92VTkCIp
When in doubt, write it out ✍️ On #NationalHandwritingDay, enjoy this wonderfully creative example tucked into the pages of a 1620 manuscript dedicated to penmanship. Check out more writing in art (we're talking desks, inkwells, scrolls, and more!) → https://t.co/RxEosnYURV https://t.co/8hImS2nz7m
jamesjeanart ✨💧✨ The Descendent in Marble #jamesjean
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Smooth sailing from here on out ⛵ Edouard #Manet—born January 23, 1832—painted this summery scene while on vacation in the northwestern suburbs of Paris. Shown in the Salon of 1879, "Boating" was deemed "the last word in painting" by #Impressionist painter Mary Cassatt. https://t.co/uUzJV2uxSX
After many months working from home, Senior Library Associate Amy Hamilton recounts her first trip back to The Met's #WatsonLibrary, where she found: an ancient coffee cup, a sad office plant, and more than 3,500 books waiting to be processed! ☕ 🥀 📚 https://t.co/5nGUHHeBsl
'Friendship', Me, Watercolor, 2018