The Kimbell: A Small Museum with an Out-Sized Reputation

The Kimbell Art Museum, Ft Worth TX

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Renzo Piano Pavilion, left; Louis Kahn Building, right
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The Torment of Saint Anthony (1487), Michelangelo Buonarroti, Italian (1475–1564), Tempera on panel, 18 1/2 x 13 3/4 in. (47 x 34.9 cm)
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Seated Woman, Mexico, Guerrero, Xochipala culture
c. 1500–1200 B.C. Ceramic 4 3/8 x 3 1/8 x 2 7/8 in. (11.1 x 8 x 7.3 cm)
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The Cardsharps (c. 1595), Caravaggio (Michelangelo Merisi) Italian (1571–1610) Oil on canvas 37 1/16 x 51 9/16 in.
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Gallery view showing barrel vault & natural-light diffuser. Robert LaPrelle Photo. © 2013 Kimbell Art Museum
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Constellation (for Louis Kahn) by Isamu Noguchi on the south side of the Kahn Building
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South galleries. Photo by Robert Newcombe. © 2013 Kimbell Art Museum
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View from the east, Renzo Piano Pavilion, December 2013. Kimbell Art Museum. Photo by Nic Lehoux
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The Kimbell Art Museum, Ft. Worth, TX

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