Selected Works Music
Enjoy a symphony of music portrayed in the artworks of the Museum’s collections. Instruments, balls and concerts accompany Apollo, Saint Cecile and Orpheus for our viewing pleasure, since there were no recordings at the time!
Prints and Drawings
Mattia PRETI (Taverna, 1613-Valletta, 1699)
Musicians around a Table
Near Eastern Antiquities
Mosaic of a woman playing the harp
Vers 260 après J.-C.
Iran, Bishapur, "palais" de Shapur...
Gerrit van HONTHORST
Concert on a Balcony
Buffoon with a Lute
1069 - 332 avant J.-C. (après le Nouvel Empire)