NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE
haven’t written anything about the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston other than the news that its staff decided to unionize last fall. That doesn’t mean I don’t adore the MFA and think it’s one of America’s best museums. I do, on both counts. Its 150th anniversary season is nearing its end, and it’s got a striking and breathtaking show of its 35 paintings by Claude Monet (1840–1926). I spent a good afternoon there last week, seeing Monet: Paintings at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and visiting my favorite American things.
I think of the MFA in three