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16th Century

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    Christ in the House of Simon

    Attributed to Benedikt Dreyer
    German
    Christ in the House of Simon, ca. 1515-1525
    Oak with polychromy and gilding
    57.8 x 62.2 x 12.4 cm (22 3/4 x 24 1/2 x 4 7/8 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 49.067

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    Madonna and Child with Saint Barbara and Saint Catherine

    Unknown artist, Netherlandish
    Madonna and Child with Saint Barbara and Saint Catherine, ca. 1525
    Oil on panel
    91.4 x 87 cm (36 x 34 1/4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.196

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    The Adoration of the Magi

    Circle of Jan de Beer
    Flemish, ca. 1475-1528
    The Adoration of the Magi, ca. 1510
    Pen and ink with white heightening on olive-brown prepared paper
    33.8 x 26.8 cm (13 5/16 x 10 5/8 inches)
    Museum purchase: gift of the Museum Associates 61.090

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    The Entombment

    Martin Schongauer, designer
    German, ca. 1430-1491
    The Entombment, The Passion, ca. 1480
    Engraving, trimmed within platemark
    Plate: 16.4 x 11.4 cm (6 7/16 x 4 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 32.185

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    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, 16th Century
    Cut and uncut silk velvet with gold wrapped yarn
    Length: 9.2 cm (3 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.095

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    Study of Seated Male Figure

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Daniele da Volterra, previous attribution
    Italian, 1509-1566
    Study of Seated Male Figure, 16th Century
    Red chalk on beige laid paper
    39.4 x 27 cm (15 1/2 x 10 5/8 inches)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.1006

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    Leaf from a dispersed Jain manuscript of the Kalakacharyakatha

    Unknown artist, Indian, Gujarat
    Leaf from a dispersed Jain manuscript of the Kalakacharyakatha, section from a Kalaka caryakatha manuscript in the Jain, 16th century
    Opaque watercolor on paper
    Sheet: 11.1 x 26 cm (4 3/8 x 10 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Maurice H. Shulman and Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Binney III 60.020.3

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    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Persian; Yezd
    Textile fragment, 16th Century-17th Century
    Silk velvet
    Length: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.144A

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    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Persian; Yezd
    Textile fragment, 16th Century-17th Century
    Silk velvet
    Length: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.144B

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    Pietà

    Tilman Riemenschneider
    German, ca. 1460-1531
    Pietà, ca. 1515-1525
    Lindenwood with polychromy
    45.7 x 38.1 x 13.2 cm (18 x 15 x 5 3/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 59.128

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    Adam and Eve

    Jan Gossaert
    Netherlandish, ca. 1472-ca. 1533
    Adam and Eve, ca. 1525
    Black chalk, stumped, and black crayon
    62.1 x 45.9 cm (24 7/16 x 18 1/16 inches)
    Walter H. Kimball Fund 48.425

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    Textile length

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile length, 1500-1550
    Silk
    25.4 x 15.2 cm (10 x 6 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.232

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