Published: Metropolitan Museum Journal (vol. 55, 2020)

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Type: 
Journal
New York,
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Asian History / Studies, Music and Music History, Ancient History

Dear Colleagues, 

    

I am pleased to announce that the 2020 issue of the Metropolitan Museum Journal is now available at the University of Chicago Press website and the Met Store.  PDF's are available for free on MetPublications.  

 

 

Articles 

 

Buddhism and Silk: Reassessing a Painted Banner from 

Medieval Central Asia in The Met 

MICHELLE C. WANG, XIN WEN, SUSAN WHITFIELD 

 

Joris Hoefnagel’s Insects 

MARJORIE SHELLEY 

 

John Haberle’s A Bachelor’s Drawer

Censorship, Geologic Time, and Truth 

AMY WERBEL 

 

“The Toughest, Meanest Art I Was Making”: 

Edward Ruscha’s Books 

DOUG EKLUND 

 

An Ode to James Van Der Zee: Lorna Simpson’s 9 Props 

EMILIE BOONE 

 

Research Notes 

 

Domesticated Partners: A New Analysis of a Sumerian Vessel 

BAILEY E. BARNARD 

 

Radiance and the Power of Erasure in an Obsidian Lamaštu Amulet 

MIRIAM SAID 

 

Ernst Herzfeld, Joseph Upton, and the Artaxerxes Phialai 

HENRY P. COLBURN 

 

New Insights into an Old Collection: Ptolemaic Pottery 

from Hibis (Kharga Oasis) 

JAMES C. R. GILL 

 

A Bat and Two Ears and Jusepe de Ribera’s Triumphant Virtue 

VIVIANA FARINA 

 

Carmontelle’s Telltale Marks and Materials 

MARGOT BERNSTEIN 

 

The Met’s German Keyed Guitar 

DANIEL WHEELDON 

 

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Elizabeth L. Block, PhD (she/her/hers)
Senior Editor 

Publications and Editorial Department 

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