[How to Read a Museum Label]

When you visit a museum, you'll notice that every work of art is identified by a label. Once you know how to read a museum label, you can learn a lot about the works of art.

Move your mouse over the different parts of the label to learn what each refers to:

[blank image] [Romare Bearden]
[United States, 1914-1988]
[Collage on board]
[Gift of the Childe Hassam Fund of The American Academy of Arts and Letters]