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    Woman (probably Mrs. Crane) in a Garden

    Walter Crane
    British, 1845-1915
    Woman (probably Mrs. Crane) in a Garden, ca.1900-05
    Watercolor and gouache on cream paper
    35.2 x 25.9 cm (13 7/8 x 10 3/16 inches) (sight in frame)
    Gift of Houghton P. Metcalf, Jr. 77.137

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    Vase

    Emile Gallé
    French, 1846-1904
    Vase, ca. 1880
    Glass; enamel
    Height: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 inches)
    Museum purchase with funds from Mr. and Mrs. Peter Farago 85.201

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    Armchair

    James E. Wall
    American, active 1881-1917
    Armchair, ca. 1886
    Bamboo with lacquer
    115.6 x 55.9 x 63.5 cm (45 1/2 x 22 x 25 inches)
    Gift of N. David Scotti 82.111.3

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    Female Nude

    Auguste Rodin
    French, 1840-1917
    Female Nude
    Watercolor and pencil on paper
    31.1 x 20.2 cm (12 5/16 x 7 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 23.339

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    Portrait of Mme. Helleu

    Paul César Helleu
    French, 1859-1927
    Portrait of Mme. Helleu, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Chalk on paper
    66 x 43.8 cm (26 x 17 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Guy Fairfax Cary 57.043

  • Objects

    Mantelet

    Unknown artist, Probably; French
    Mantelet, ca. 1890
    Silk voided velvet with ostrich feather trim
    Gift of Lea S. Luquer 57.080.1

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    Lemonade Glass

    Attributed to Nicolas Lutz
    French, fl. 1860-1870
    Boston and Sandwich Glass Company, manufacturer
    American, 1823-1888
    Lemonade Glass, ca. 1880
    Glass
    14.2 x 7.6 x 5.7 cm (5 5/8 x 3 x 2 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Caroline F. Brunschwig 85.035.3.1

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    Lemonade Glass

    Attributed to Nicolas Lutz
    French, fl. 1860-1870
    Boston and Sandwich Glass Company, manufacturer
    American, 1823-1888
    Lemonade Glass, ca. 1880
    Glass
    Gift of Caroline F. Brunschwig 85.035.3.2

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    Westward Ho! Covered Dish

    Gillinder & Sons
    American, 1867 - 1930
    Westward Ho! Covered Dish, ca. 1879
    Glass
    Height: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 inches) (overall)
    Gift of Miss Priscilla H. Leonard in memory of her uncle, Mr. Edward E. Leonard 42.152

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    Ice Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Ice Bowl, ca. 1875
    Silver and gilding
    25.4 x 31.8 cm (10 x 12 1/2 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.54

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    Jewelry Box

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Jewelry Box, ca. 1890
    Silver and enamel
    10.2 x 21 x 15.9 cm (4 x 8 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches)
    Gift from the M. F. Collection 2013.120.2

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    Study from the Antique

    Alphonse Legros
    French, 1837-1911
    Study from the Antique, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Graphite on paper
    40.3 x 26.4 cm (15 7/8 x 10 3/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 81.265

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    Vase

    Thomas Webb and Sons, manufacturer
    English, 1837-present
    Vase, ca. 1880
    Glass
    Height: 13 cm (5 1/8 inches)
    Glass Collection Fund 75.084

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    Seated Woman

    Théophile Alexandre Steinlen
    French, b. Switzerland, 1859-1923
    Seated Woman, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Black chalk on paper
    39.6 x 21.2 cm (15 5/8 x 8 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Richard Owen 33.006

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    Ocean Scene

    James Clarke Hook
    British, 1819-1907
    Ocean Scene, Early 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Watercolor on paper
    Sheet: 9.5 x 15.9 cm (3 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches) (sight)
    Gift of the Estate of Eleanor Fayerweather 1993.085.7

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    At the Bath

    Sydney Richmond Burleigh
    American, 1853-1931
    At the Bath, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Pastel on wove paper
    20.3 x 12.7 cm (8 x 5 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.887

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    The Mermaid

    Auguste Rodin
    French, 1840-1917
    The Mermaid, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Watercolor and graphite on paper
    33.3 x 26.7 cm (13 1/8 x 10 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.476

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    Dancer with a Bouquet

    Edgar Degas
    French, 1834-1917
    Dancer with a Bouquet, ca. 1877-1880
    Pastel and gouache over monotype on laid paper
    40.3 x 50.5 cm (15 7/8 x 19 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 42.213

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    On the Lido

    Sydney Richmond Burleigh
    American, 1853-1931
    On the Lido, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Watercolor on paper
    24 x 50.5 cm (9 3/8 x 19 7/8 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.863

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    Ice tongs

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Ice tongs, ca. 1879
    Silver with gilding
    49.6 g (weight)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.76

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    Happi or Hanten (worker's jacket)

    Unknown artist, Japanese; Meiji
    Happi or Hanten (worker’s jacket), late 19th/early 20th century
    Cotton; plain weave, tsutsugaki (freehand indigo-paste resist-dying technique)
    95.3 x 74.9 cm (37 1/2 x 29 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1987.055

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    Portrait of Charles Asselineau

    Nadar
    French, 1820-1910
    Portrait of Charles Asselineau, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Charcoal and goauche on beige paper
    24.1 x 15.3 cm (9 1/2 x 6 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 65.041

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    Leaf from a Sketch Book (Woman sitting in a meadow)

    John Singer Sargent
    American, 1856-1925
    Leaf from a Sketch Book (Woman sitting in a meadow), Late 18th Century-Early 20th Century
    Graphite on paper
    20 x 26 cm (7 7/8 x 10 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.529

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    Cushion cover

    Morris & Co.
    English, 1875 - 1940
    May Morris, designer
    British, 1862-1938
    Dame Alice Mary Godman, embroiderer
    English, d. 1944
    Cushion cover, ca. 1890
    Linen; plain weave with silk embroidery
    Length: 67.3 cm (26 1/2 inches)
    Farago Art Fund 85.200

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    Quilt fragment

    Unknown artist, American
    Quilt fragment, 1850 - 1900
    Printed cotton, pieced
    Museum Collection 46.409

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    Young Woman Reading an Illustrated Journal

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir
    French, 1841-1919
    Young Woman Reading an Illustrated Journal, ca. 1880
    Oil on canvas
    46.4 x 57.1 cm (18 1/4 x 22 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 22.125

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    Still Life with Apples

    Paul Cézanne
    French, 1839-1906
    Still Life with Apples, ca. 1878
    Oil on canvas
    23.2 x 39.7 cm (9 1/8 x 15 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 41.012

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    Study of Heads

    James Tissot
    French, 1836-1902
    Study of Heads, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Pencil and white heightening on greyish-blue paper
    24.3 x 18.6 cm (9 5/8 x 7 5/16 inches)
    Museum Membership Fund 67.160

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    Mother Pulling on Baby's Stocking

    Mary Cassatt
    American, 1844-1926
    Mother Pulling on Baby’s Stocking, ca. 1890
    Graphite on wove paper
    26.7 x 20.2 cm (10 1/2 x 7 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.132

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    Haying (In the Hayfield)

    Winslow Homer
    American, 1836-1910
    Haying (In the Hayfield), 1867
    Charcoal and opaque white on blue-grey wove paper
    13.8 x 31 cm (5 7/16 x 12 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Robert C. Vose 20.218

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    Quilt

    Unknown artist, American, Massachusetts
    Quilt, ca. 1887
    Pieced, embroidered, and painted silk velvet and satin
    Length: 195.6 cm (77 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Patricia Barrett 80.280

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    Marchandes de Poisson sur le Quai à Boulogne

    Alphonse Legros
    French, 1837-1911
    Marchandes de Poisson sur le Quai à Boulogne, ca. 1880
    Pen and ink and brush and wash on paper
    51.4 x 74.5 cm (20 5/16 x 29 5/16 inches)
    Georgiana Sayles Aldrich Fund 76.126

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    Portrait of Julia Ward Howe

    John Elliott
    American, 1858-1925
    Portrait of Julia Ward Howe, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Red chalk on grey paper
    74.9 x 50.6 cm (29 1/2 x 19 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 25.126

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    Pitcher

    Attributed to Christopher Dresser, designer
    Scottish, 1834-1904
    Old Hall Earthenware Company, manufacturer
    English, ca. 1861-1886
    Pitcher, ca. 1881
    Earthenware with transfer-printed enamel
    22.9 x 16.5 x 10.8 cm (9 x 6 1/2 x 4 5/16 inches)
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 1997.36

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    Path in the Grain Field

    Léon-Augustin Lhermitte
    French, 1844-1925
    Path in the Grain Field, ca. 1890
    Pastel on paper
    37.5 x 28.5 cm (14 13/16 x 11 3/16 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1996.3

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    Cat and Kitten

    Théophile Alexandre Steinlen
    French, b. Switzerland, 1859-1923
    Cat and Kitten, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Charcoal on paper
    29.8 x 22.9 cm (11 11/16 x 9 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.131

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    Study for a Mural

    Attributed to Paul Gauguin
    French, 1848-1903
    Study for a Mural, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Watercolor and ink wash on paper
    25.9 x 21.6 cm (10 3/16 x 8 1/2 inches) irregular
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.1095

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    Nude Woman by a Well

    Jean-Jacques Henner
    French, 1829-1905
    Nude Woman by a Well, late 19th century
    Chalk on paper
    16.1 x 10.5 cm (6 5/16 x 4 1/8 inches)
    Museum Membership Fund 67.029

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    Lady at a Piano

    James Tissot
    French, 1836-1902
    Lady at a Piano, ca. 1881
    Watercolor on paper
    42.2 x 34 cm (16 5/8 x 13 3/8 inches) irregular
    Anonymous gift 64.005

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    Chrysanthemums and stream (Kiku to nagare)

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    Chrysanthemums and stream (Kiku to nagare), Meiji period
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 26 x 25.2 cm (10 1/4 x 9 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.435

  • Objects

    Egg Spoon

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Egg Spoon, ca. 1879
    Silver with gilding
    Length: 14 cm (5 1/2 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.72.10

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    Bust of Young Girl and Head Studies

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir
    French, 1841-1919
    Bust of Young Girl and Head Studies, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Lithograph on paper
    Plate: 27.3 x 19.7 cm (10 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches)
    Museum purchase: gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 53.322

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Japanese
    Textile fragment
    Silk
    33.7 x 46.4 cm (13 1/4 x 18 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Sogo Matsumoto 05.064

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    Brook Kitchin

    Lewis Carroll
    British, 1832-1898
    Brook Kitchin, ca. 1876
    Albumen print
    16.5 x 12.4 cm (6 1/2 x 4 7/8 inches)
    Gift of the Charles Z. Offin Art Fund 81.292

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    Vase

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan
    Vase, 1857-1907
    Silver
    Height: 26 cm (10 1/4 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.206

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    Fire-Engine on Broad Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey

    Ernest Opper
    American, fl.1889-1900
    Fire-Engine on Broad Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey, ca. 1889
    Oil on canvas
    92.1 x 121.9 cm (36 1/4 x 48 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 43.005

  • Objects

    Turkey Platter

    Theodore Russell Davis, designer
    American, 1840-1894
    Haviland & Company, manufacturer
    French, 1842 -
    Turkey Platter, from the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Service, ca. 1880
    Porcelain with enamels and gilding
    50.8 x 34.3 cm (20 x 13 1/2 inches)
    Lent by the family of Myra Kendall Roberts EL013.84

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    Pair of Vases

    Hugh Cornwall Robertson, designer
    American, 1845-1908
    Chelsea Keramic Art Works, manufacturer
    American, 1872-1889
    Pair of Vases, ca. 1880
    Stoneware with glaze
    Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Nutt 1997.30.2

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    Coffeepot

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Coffeepot, ca. 1890
    Copper with silver and ivory
    33 x 17.8 x 12.7 cm (13 x 7 x 5 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 84.161

  • Objects

    Village Road

    Léon-Augustin Lhermitte
    French, 1844-1925
    Village Road
    Pastel on paper
    35.2 x 31.1 cm (13 7/8 x 12 5/16 inches) sight
    Bequest of George Pierce Metcalf 57.235

  • Objects

    Portrait of James McNeil Whistler

    Walter Greaves
    British; English, 1846-1930
    Portrait of James McNeil Whistler, Mid 19th Century-Mid 20th Century
    Brush and wash and graphite on paper
    27.9 x 19.7 cm (11 x 7 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Alfred T. Morris, Jr. and family 1996.9.2

  • Objects

    Design for Allegorical Frieze

    Alphonse Legros
    French, 1837-1911
    Design for Allegorical Frieze, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Graphite on paper
    16.5 x 53.3 cm (6 1/2 x 21 inches) (within mat)
    Gift of the estate of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 31.279

  • Objects

    Two Studies of a Woman

    Jules Chéret
    French, 1836-1932
    Two Studies of a Woman, Mid 19th Century-Mid 20th Century
    Red chalk on wove paper
    40 x 25.4 cm (15 13/16 x 10 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 67.094

  • Objects

    Lady in Window

    Kate Greenaway
    British, 1846-1901
    Lady in Window, illustration in *Almanack for 1888*, ca. 1884
    Watercolor on paper
    7.3 x 7 cm (2 7/8 x 2 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Daphne Peabody Murray 82.289.49

  • Objects

    Fisherman of Vollendam

    Sydney Richmond Burleigh
    American, 1853-1931
    Fisherman of Vollendam, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Watercolor on paper
    79.4 x 58.1 cm (31 5/16 x 22 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Walter R. and John A. Callender in memory of their father, Walter Callender 29.092

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    Portrait de l'Imprimeur A. Delâtre

    Léopold Flameng
    French, 1831-1911
    Portrait de l’Imprimeur A. Delâtre, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Etching on paper
    Plate: 27.9 x 21 cm (11 x 8 1/4 inches)
    The Collector’s Account 68.163

  • Objects

    Brisé fan

    George Keiswetter
    German, 19th century
    Allen Fan Company, manufacturer
    American, 19th century
    Brisé fan, ca. 1890
    Painted feathers; wood sticks, silk ribbon
    Length: 21 cm (8 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Lila and Martha Wetherbee 56.203.27

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    Coast of Cornwall

    William Trost Richards
    American, 1833-1905
    Coast of Cornwall, ca. 1879
    Watercolor over graphite on cream laid paper
    18.7 x 13.3 cm (7 3/8 x 5 5/16 inches) (sheet)
    Anonymous gift 1992.001.116

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    The Pasha's Soldiers

    Jean-Joseph-Benjamin Constant
    French, 1845-1902
    The Pasha’s Soldiers, ca. 1880
    Oil on canvas
    139.7 x 90.8 cm (55 x 35 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Charles Brush Perkins in memory of Charles Francis Brush 73.123

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    Jack and the Beanstalk plate

    Helen Adelia Rowe Metcalf, decorator
    American, 1831-1895
    Jack and the Beanstalk plate, ca. 1885
    Glazed ceramic with hand-painted decoration
    Height: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 36.155

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    In Venice

    William Merritt Chase
    American, 1849-1916
    In Venice, ca. 1877
    Oil on panel
    20.6 x 33 cm (8 1/8 x 13 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.846

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    Dance in the Country

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir
    French, 1841-1919
    Dance in the Country, ca. 1890
    Soft-ground etching on paper
    Plate: 22.2 x 14 cm (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 59.116

  • Objects

    Folding fan

    Unknown artist, Japanese
    Folding fan, ca. 1876
    Engraved and stencilled paper; wood sticks
    Length: 27.9 cm (11 inches)
    Gift of Linda Catano 1990.025

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    Studies of Heads and Hands

    Paul Gauguin
    French, 1848-1903
    Studies of Heads and Hands, ca. 1884-1885
    Black chalk and brush and ink on gray-pink paper
    20.3 x 26.4 cm (8 x 10 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Robert G. Berry 72.170

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    The Busy Family

    Fritz Karl Hermann von Uhde
    German, 1848-1911
    The Busy Family, ca. 1885
    Oil on paper, mounted on panel
    47.9 x 61 cm (18 7/8 x 24 inches)
    Gift of Jesse Metcalf 94.004

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    The Thames - the elevator (La Tamise - l'élévateur)

    Georges Lemmen
    Belgian, 1865-1916
    The Thames - the elevator (La Tamise - l’élévateur), ca. 1890
    Oil on canvas
    61.6 x 85.1 cm (24 1/4 x 33 1/2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 57.166

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    Chapter VI

    Aubrey Vincent Beardsley
    British, 1872-1898
    Chapter VI, ca. 1893
    pen, brush, and ink, graphite, on white, medium weight wove paper
    14.6 x 10 cm (5 13/16 x 3 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 26.425

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    Hat Stand

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Hat Stand, 1644-1911
    Jade; hardwood
    Height: 29.8 cm (11 3/4 inches)
    Bequest of John M. Crawford, Jr. 1989.110.37

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    Cambodian Dancers

    Auguste Rodin
    French, 1840-1917
    Cambodian Dancers
    Watercolor and graphite on paper
    19.7 x 28.9 cm (7 11/16 x 11 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.128

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    Chestnut Trees and Farm at Jas de Bouffan

    Paul Cézanne
    French, 1839-1906
    Chestnut Trees and Farm at Jas de Bouffan, ca. 1886
    Oil on canvas
    65.4 x 81 cm (25 3/4 x 31 7/8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 33.053

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    Nude

    Gustav Klimt
    Austrian, 1862-1918
    Nude, ca. 1905-1918
    Graphite on paper
    57.1 x 37.5 cm (22 1/2 x 14 13/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 60.043

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    Portrait d'Homme

    Léopold Flameng
    French, 1831-1911
    After Rembrandt van Rijn, painter
    Dutch, 1606-1669
    A. Salmon, printer
    Portrait d’Homme, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Etching on paper
    Plate: 22.2 x 14.1 cm (8 3/4 x 5 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Isaac C. Bates 93.041

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    Zermatt-Schwarzsee Region: Gorner and Breithorn Glacier

    Adolphe Braun
    French, 1812-1877
    Zermatt-Schwarzsee Region: Gorner and Breithorn Glacier, ca. 1875
    Carbon print from glass negative
    Sheet: 41.3 x 50.2 cm (16 1/4 x 19 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Christian Kempf 1997.15

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    Peasant with Wheelbarrow

    Camille Pissarro
    French, 1830-1903
    Peasant with Wheelbarrow, ca. 1890
    Pastel and charcoal on off-white paper
    25.4 x 19.1 cm (10 x 7 1/2 inches)
    Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 31.240

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    Spinning-Wheel Armchair

    Attributed to William B. Savage
    American, active, 1880-1890
    Spinning-Wheel Armchair, ca. 1886
    Red oak, basswood, and buttonwood
    99.1 x 48.3 x 48.3 cm (39 x 19 x 19 inches)
    Gift in memory of Nathalie Lorillard Bailey Morris by Elizabeth Morris Smith 78.157

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    Tripod Censer

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Tripod Censer, Tripod Legged Censer, 1644-1911
    Enamel on copper alloy
    Height: 28 cm (11 inches)
    Bequest of John M. Crawford, Jr. 1989.110.84

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    Sakonnet Beach

    Alfred Thompson Bricher
    American, 1837-1908
    Sakonnet Beach, Mid 19th Century-Early 20th Century
    Watercolor and pencil on paper
    26.4 x 67.3 cm (10 3/8 x 26 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth Roberts 1989.106

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    Illustrated Border with Scenes of Putti with Wine and Grapes

    Louis-Robert Carrier-Belleuse
    French, 1848-1913
    Illustrated Border with Scenes of Putti with Wine and Grapes, mid 19th century-early 20th century
    Pen and ink, watercolor, and graphite on wove paper
    29.9 x 19.2 cm (11 3/4 x 7 9/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 72.029

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    Jewel casket

    Alphonse Giroux & Co., manufacturer
    French
    Jewel casket, ca. 1880
    Gilt bronze with bright-cut engraving, steel straps, ivory
    26.7 x 29.5 x 19.1 cm (10 1/2 x 11 5/8 x 7 1/2 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund Helen M. Danforth Fund 2002.49

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    Coverlet

    Ann Dexter
    American, 1789-1874
    Helen Tabor Swift

    Nancy Bryant Foster
    Coverlet, 1815 and 1900
    Linen plain weave with wool embroidery
    Length: 229.2 cm (90 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Edith N. Rathbun 2000.106.2

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    Vase

    Possibly Mt. Washington Glass Company
    American, 1876-1894
    Vase, ca. 1880-1890
    Glass
    Height: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Harold Leavitt 2001.47.1

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    Vase

    Probably Mt. Washington Glass Company
    American, 1876-1894
    Vase, ca. 1880-1890
    Glass
    Height: 13.3 cm (5 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Harold Leavitt 2001.47.4

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    Seafood Plate

    Theodore Russell Davis
    American, 1840-1894
    Haviland & Company, manufacturer
    French, 1842 -
    Limoges, manufacturer
    Seafood Plate, from the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Service, ca. 1880
    Porcelain with enamels and gilding
    3.8 x 22.9 cm (1 1/2 x 9 inches) (overall)
    Gift of Christopher Monkhouse 2003.111

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    Ladle

    Unknown artist, Thai
    Ladle, 19th - 20th century
    Silver with metal sulfides and gilding
    28.3 x 7.5 x 5.5 cm (11 1/8 x 2 15/16 x 2 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Doris Duke’s Southeast Asian Art Collection 2004.12.7

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    Textile swatch

    Unknown artist, Japanese
    Textile swatch, 1900
    Silk compound weave
    Length: 27.9 cm (11 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.164.1087

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    Phidias Studying for the Frieze of Parthenon

    Thomas Eakins
    American, 1844-1916
    Phidias Studying for the Frieze of Parthenon, ca. 1890
    Oil on wood
    27 x 34.9 cm (10 5/8 x 13 11/16 inches)
    Collection of the Eakins Press Foundation TL59.2003

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    Ludovic Halévy Encounters Mme Cardinal in the Wings (illustration for La Famille Cardinal)

    Edgar Degas
    French, 1834-1917
    Ludovic Halévy Encounters Mme Cardinal in the Wings (illustration for La Famille Cardinal), ca. 1876-1877
    Monotype on paper
    Plate: 21.3 x 15.9 cm (8 3/8 x 6 1/4 inches)
    Purchased with funds given in memory of Houghton P. Metcalf, Jr. and Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2005.7

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    The Coal Porter (sketch for Mairie, 19th arrondissement, Paris)

    Henri Gervex
    French, 1852-1929
    The Coal Porter (sketch for Mairie, 19th arrondissement, Paris), ca. 1882
    Charcoal and chalk on wove paper
    46.5 x 27.5 cm (18 5/16 x 10 13/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2005.36

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    Pitcher

    Tiffany & Company
    American, 1837-
    Pitcher, ca. 1875
    Sterling silver
    Across handle: 17.8 x 19.4 cm (7 x 7 5/8 inches)
    Museum purchase; bequest of Eliza Taft by exchange 2005.71.2

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    Design for a Teakettle-on-stand

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Design for a Teakettle-on-stand, ca. 1890
    Ink and pencil on cardboard
    50.5 x 46.7 cm (19 7/8 x 18 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.108

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    Design for a Washing Set

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Design for a Washing Set, ca. 1890
    Pencil, watercolor, and gouache on paper mounted to cardboard
    64.8 x 49.5 cm (25 1/2 x 19 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.64

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    Design for a Compote

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Design for a Compote, ca. 1890
    Pencil, watercolor, and gouache on paper
    56.5 x 58.4 cm (22 5/16 x 23 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.60

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    Design for the Newport Shell Trophy

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Design for the Newport Shell Trophy, ca. 1890
    Pencil, watercolor, and gouache on paper
    76.2 x 54.6 cm (30 x 21 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.111

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    Standing Nude with a Towel

    Mary Cassatt
    American, 1844-1926
    Standing Nude with a Towel, ca. 1879
    Soft ground etching and aquatint on paper
    Sheet: 36.2 x 26.4 cm (14 1/4 x 10 3/8 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2008.88.2

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    Standing Nude with a Towel

    Mary Cassatt
    American, 1844-1926
    Standing Nude with a Towel, ca. 1879
    Soft ground etching and aquatint on laid paper
    Sheet: 36.2 x 26.4 cm (14 1/4 x 10 3/8 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2008.88.3

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    Vase

    Attributed to Christopher Dresser
    Scottish, 1834-1904
    Vase, ca. 1890
    Earthenware with glaze
    22.9 x 17.8 cm (9 x 7 inches)
    Gift of Glenn Gissler 2009.106.1

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    Vase

    Attributed to Christopher Dresser
    Scottish, 1834-1904
    Vase, ca. 1880
    Earthenware with glaze
    14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Glenn Gissler 2009.106.2

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    Jug

    Attributed to Christopher Dresser
    Scottish, 1834-1904
    Jug, ca. 1880
    Brass
    Height: 19.1 cm (7 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Glenn Gissler 2009.106.3

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    57. Mosquée Assan Pacha, fontaine des Ablutions, Caire

    Felix Bonfils
    French, 1831-1885
    57. Mosquée Assan Pacha, fontaine des Ablutions, Caire, Late 19th century
    Albumen print mounted on board
    Image: 21.5 x 27.5 cm (8 7/16 x 10 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Linda Darman 2012.84.3