Instead, Costume Institute curators seem more wedded to surface appearance than any connoisseur of old master oils could be.
As old master paintings are bent or rolled, the paint cracks and drops off.
The painting is now up in the rehung old master galleries at the Met.
The video seems to channel old master animal painting, the way a Tonsfeldt installation once channeled a still life.
So maybe what I've really got here is an old master discard being used – by me, the museum visitor – as a modern objet trouvé.
It was therefore determined that Handel should return to Halle, and be placed once more under the care of his old master.
Where is he then—my old master, Mr Chuzzlewit, who had the only son?
She had served my old master faithfully from youth to old age.
The desolate loneliness of the old came to him when his old master was gone.
He afterwards removed to Paris, and so completely discomfited his old master that he retired from the field.