Curator's Choice: Langon Chapel at The Cloisters
Video duration: 4:55
Visit the Cloisters, a museum devoted to the art of the Middle Ages, primarily of the Romanesque and Gothic periods from the 12th through 15th century. Peter Barnett, curator in charge of the Department of Medieval Art in the Cloisters at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, gives a tour of the Langon Chapel. With elements carved in the 12th century, the chapel typifies what the Cloisters is all about.