The Metropolitan Museum
of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

For over 140 years, the mission of The Metropolitan Museum of art has been to collect, preserve, study, exhibit, and stimulate appreciation for and advance knowledge of, works of art.

The Museum’s collection represents the broadest spectrum of human achievement at the highest level of quality, all in the service of the public and in accordance with the highest of professional standards.

Canon U.S.A. is a long-time sponsor of this art institution.

For more information: www.metmuseum.org

Image at top of page:
The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Fifth Avenue facade.

Young Woman with a Water Pitcher painted by Johannes Vermeer
Young Woman with a Water Pitcher
Johannes Vermeer, 17th c.,
oil on canvas,
Marquand Collection,
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1889,
The Metropolitan Museum of Art.