To commemorate the 150th anniversary of some of the most pivotal moments during the Civil War—including the Draft Riots and the Battle of Gettysburg—the Met mounts this exhibition, featuring pieces created during that conflict by artists and photographers such as Winslow Homer, Sanford R. Gifford and Matthew Brady.
"The Civil War and American Art"
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|Price:||Suggested donation $25, seniors $17, students $12, members and children under 12 free|