The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

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The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City MO: 1933 Beaux-Arts building and 2007 Bloch Building addition.
Aerial view of Nelson Atkins Museum of Art and Bloch Buildings
Shuttlecocks, by Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen
Michelangelo Merisi, called Caravaggio (Italian, 1571–1610), Saint John the Baptist in the Wilderness, 1604, Oil on canvas, Unframed: 68 x 52 inches
Gates of Paradise, cast from Ghiberti’s 15th-century Baptistery doors in Florence
Panel in Lorenzo Ghiberti’s Gates of Paradise

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City MO

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