PASADENA, CA.- The Norton Simon Museum presents the rare loan of Johannes Vermeer?s ?Woman with a Lute,? ca. 1662?63, from the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. One of about 36 known works by the Dutch master, five of which make their home at the Metropolitan Museum, the painting will be on view from July 8 through Sept. 26, 2011, providing audiences with the extraordinary opportunity to see a work by Vermeer on the West Coast.
PASADENA, CA.- The Norton Simon Museum announced the rare loan of Raphael?s The Small Cowper Madonna, c. 1505, from the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. One of about 12 works by Raphael in U.S. collections, this painting ... Read Post
The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York has five, not counting one now established as fake. The National Gallery of Art in D.C. has four, not including its two known examples of forgeries. But no West Coast museum owns... Read Post