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    Ishikawa DanjuroIII (Sandaime Ishikawa Danjuro)

    Ishikawa Toyonobu
    Japanese, 1711-1780
    Ishikawa DanjuroIII (Sandaime Ishikawa Danjuro), 1740’s
    Polychrome wood block print with marbled background
    Sheet: 33.7 x 46.7 cm (13 1/4 x 18 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1067

  • Objects

    The Marriage at Cana

    Unknown artist, Italian
    After Jacopo Tintoretto
    Italian, 1519-1594
    The Marriage at Cana, early 18th century
    Pen and ink and brush and wash on paper
    20.8 x 28.3 cm (8 3/16 x 11 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Julius Weitzner 53.012

  • Objects

    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

  • Objects

    Yamauba and Her Son Kintaro

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Yamauba and Her Son Kintaro, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 21.1 cm (8 5/16 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.8

  • Objects

    Le Chevalier de Lamothe

    Pier-Leone Ghezzi
    Italian, 1674-1755
    Le Chevalier de Lamothe, ca. 1725
    Pen and ink over traces of chalk on laid paper
    30 x 20 cm (11 13/16 x 7 7/8 inches) varies up to 8.0625 in.
    Gift of Janos Scholz 52.128

  • Objects

    Fidelity (Shin)

    Suzuki Harunobu
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    Fidelity (Shin), The Five Cardinal Virtues, ca. 1767
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 26.7 x 20.2 cm (10 1/2 x 7 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1078

  • Objects

    Takeuchi no Sukune Praying by the Sea

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Takeuchi no Sukune Praying by the Sea, Five Examples of Long Life, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Length: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.13

  • Objects

    The actors Ichimura Takenojo as Kudo Suketsune and Sanjo Kantaro as the princess Tatsuhime in the play Hinazuru unagasu Soga performed at the Ichimura Theatre 1722.11

    Nishimura Shigenaga
    Japanese, ca. 1697-1756
    Omiya Kyuhei, publisher
    Japanese
    The actors Ichimura Takenojo as Kudo Suketsune and Sanjo Kantaro as the princess Tatsuhime in the play Hinazuru unagasu Soga performed at the Ichimura Theatre 1722.11, late 1730’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 33.7 x 15.9 cm (13 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1064

  • Objects

    Frozen Canal before a Farm in Winter

    Esaias van de Velde I
    Dutch, 1587-1630
    Frozen Canal before a Farm in Winter, ca. 1628
    Charcoal, brush and wash on paper
    19.2 x 29.4 cm (7 9/16 x 11 9/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 61.075

  • Objects

    Huang Chuping with a stone Goate (Huang Chuping and the Goat)

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Huang Chuping with a stone Goate (Huang Chuping and the Goat), 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 21.9 cm (8 5/8 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.7

  • Objects

    Walking in the rain (Ame)

    Suzuki Harunobu
    Japanese, 1724-1770
    Walking in the rain (Ame), ca.1767
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 27.6 x 20.6 cm (10 7/8 x 8 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1080

  • Objects

    Akuta River (Akutagawa)

    Attributed to Nishimura Shigenaga
    Japanese, ca. 1697-1756
    Akuta River (Akutagawa), Tales of Ise, ca. 1720’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 28.9 x 13.8 cm (11 3/8 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1065

  • Objects

    Landscape

    Unknown artist, Japanese
    In the style of Tōyo Sesshū
    Japanese, 1420-1506
    Landscape, 16th century or later
    Ink and color on paper
    146.1 x 77.5 cm (57 1/2 x 30 1/2 inches)
    Bequest of John M. Crawford, Jr. 1989.110.94

  • Objects

    Workmen in a Garden

    Suraj Gujarati
    Indian
    Basawan, designer
    Indian
    Workmen in a Garden, around 1590
    Ink, watercolor, and gold on paper
    Sheet: 26.7 x 15.9 cm (10 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 17.463

  • Objects

    Shah Shuja Hunting Nilgai

    Attributed to Payag
    Indian
    Shah Shuja Hunting Nilgai, ca. 1650-1655
    Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
    Height: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.068

  • Objects

    Plum (Ume)

    Gyodai
    Japanese, 1st half of the 19th century
    Sakuseki, previous attribution
    Japanese, 19th century
    Plum (Ume)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 19.4 x 16.7 cm (7 5/8 x 6 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.624

  • Objects

    Urashima Taro

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Urashima Taro, Five Examples of Long Life, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 22.1 cm (8 11/16 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.12

  • Objects

    Qur'an pages

    Unknown artist, Turkish, Anatolia
    Qur’an pages, ca. 1335-1350
    Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
    Height: 28.9 cm (11 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs.Celia Robinson Stillwell 84.038

  • Objects

    Castel Sant 'Angelo

    Victor Jean Nicolle
    French, 1754-1826
    Castel Sant ‘Angelo, ca. 1779-1811
    Pen and ink, brush and wash over black chalk on blue laid paper
    9.5 x 8.4 cm (3 13/16 x 3 5/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.141A

  • Objects

    Kalaka and Sakra

    Unknown artist, Indian, Gujarat
    Kalaka and Sakra, section from a Kalaka caryakatha manuscript in the Jain tradition, 16th century
    Opaque watercolor on paper
    Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Maurice H. Shulman and Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Binney III 60.020.2

  • Objects

    Segawa Kikunojo II as the princess Usuyukihime (Nidai Segawa Kikunojo Usuyukihime)

    Torii Kiyomitsu I
    Japanese, ca. 1735-1785
    Yamashiroya, publisher
    Japanese
    Segawa Kikunojo II as the princess Usuyukihime (Nidai Segawa Kikunojo Usuyukihime), ca. 1760
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 31.1 x 13.7 cm (12 1/4 x 5 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1073

  • Objects

    Courtesan and Attendants

    Hayami Shungyosai
    Japanese, ca. 1760-1823
    Courtesan and Attendants, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.5

  • Objects

    Roman Temples and Ruins

    Victor Jean Nicolle
    French, 1754-1826
    Roman Temples and Ruins, ca. 1779–1811
    Pen and ink and watercolor on blue laid paper
    7.1 x 10.2 cm (2 13/16 x 4 1/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.141B

  • Objects

    Landscape with Town

    Marco Ricci
    Italian, 1676-1729
    Landscape with Town, Late 17th Century-Early 18th Century
    Pen and ink with brush and wash on paper
    44.8 x 60.9 cm (17 5/8 x 23 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Miss Ellen D. Sharpe 50.299

  • Objects

    Design for an Interior Elevation

    Franz Xaver Habermann
    German, 1721-1796
    Design for an Interior Elevation, 18th Century
    Pen and black ink, brush and gray wash, and graphite; incised
    28.9 x 18.6 cm (11 3/8 x 7 5/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 46.535

  • Objects

    Ducks (Kamo)

    Nishimura Shigenaga
    Japanese, ca. 1697-1756
    Igaya Kanemon, publisher
    Japanese
    Ducks (Kamo), 1740’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 33.5 x 15.1 cm (13 3/16 x 5 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.291

  • Objects

    Kalaka with the Sahi

    Unknown artist, Indian, Gujarat
    Kalaka with the Sahi, section from a Kalakacharyakatha manuscript in the Jain tradition, 16th century
    Opaque watercolor on paper
    10.8 x 25.7 cm (4 1/4 x 10 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Maurice H. Shulman and Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Binney III 60.020.1

  • Objects

    Orchids, Butterfly, and Rock (Jiezi yuan hua zhuan)

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Orchids, Butterfly, and Rock (Jiezi yuan hua zhuan), Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting, possibly 1701 edition
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 26.7 cm (10 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.610

  • Objects

    Segawa Kikunojo I as a courtesan (Segawa Kikunojo)

    Attributed to Okumura Toshinobu
    Japanese
    Murataya Jirobei, publisher
    Japanese
    Segawa Kikunojo I as a courtesan (Segawa Kikunojo), 1740’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 31 x 14.6 cm (12 3/16 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1058

  • Objects

    Actor as a street vendor selling hand towels and scent pouches in the shapes of kimono sleeves (Sanogawa Ichimatsu?)

    Torii Kiyotomo
    Japanese, fl. 1720-1740s
    Actor as a street vendor selling hand towels and scent pouches in the shapes of kimono sleeves (Sanogawa Ichimatsu?), mid-1720s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 30.3 x 15.1 cm (11 15/16 x 5 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1061

  • Objects

    Head of Man

    Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
    Italian, 1696-1770
    Head of Man, 18th Century
    Pen and ink, brush and wash over traces of graphite on paper
    24.9 x 19.4 cm (9 13/16 x 7 5/8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 38.157

  • Objects

    Study for Hercules in the Garden of the Hesperides (recto)

    Carlo Maratta
    Italian, 1625-1713
    Luca Giordano, previous attribution
    Study for Hercules in the Garden of the Hesperides (recto), ca. 1692
    (recto) Pen and ink, brush and wash, over graphite on thick, moderately textured beige paper; (verso) brush and wash, graphite
    44.4 x 38.6 cm (17 7/16 x 15 3/16 inches) (recto)
    Anonymous gift 52.194

  • Objects

    City in a Landscape

    Unknown artist, Indian
    City in a Landscape, ca. 1600-1625
    Ink and color on paper
    Image: 8.3 x 10.2 cm (3 1/4 x 4 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 17.457

  • Objects

    Abu Jahl and His Warriors

    Unknown artist, Turkish, Istanbul
    Abu Jahl and His Warriors, ca. 1594-95
    Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper
    Sheet: 37.5 x 26.7 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John D. Slocum 85.106

  • Objects

    Workshop of an Artist

    Cesare Pollini
    Italian, ca. 1560-ca. 1630
    Federico Zuccaro, previous attribution
    Italian, 1540/43-1609
    Workshop of an Artist, late 16th century- early 17th century
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, heightened with white on paper prepared with a red wash
    10.2 x 21.3 cm (4 x 8 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Miss Ellen D. Sharpe 50.307

  • Objects

    Resurrection of Christ

    Hans Bol
    Flemish, 1534-1593
    Resurrection of Christ, ca. 1573
    Pen and ink, brush and wash with white heightening over traces of chalk on paper
    27.3 x 9.8 cm (10 3/4 x 3 7/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 52.304

  • Objects

    Blopsen

    After Matthäus Merian the elder
    Swiss, 1593 - 1650
    Blopsen, ca. 1625
    Pen and ink and chalk on laid paper
    8.7 x 14.5 cm (3 7/16 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 49.125

  • Objects

    Descent from the Cross

    Luca Cambiaso
    Italian, 1527-1585
    Descent from the Cross, ca. 1570
    Pen and ink, brush and wash on laid paper
    41.9 x 28.7 cm (16 1/2 x 11 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Miss Ellen D. Sharpe 50.298

  • Objects

    Female Martyr Saint

    Attributed to Sebastiano Folli
    Italian, 1568-1621
    Female Martyr Saint, mid-16th century-early 17th century
    Pen and ink, brush and wash over chalk on paper
    13.2 x 10.2 cm (5 3/16 x 4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 57.023

  • Objects

    Asahina with a Turtle (from a Soga play)

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Asahina with a Turtle (from a Soga play), From an untitled series, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 21.1 cm (8 5/16 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.2

  • Objects

    Moses Driving the Sheperds from the Well

    Nicolas Poussin
    French, 1594-1665
    Moses Driving the Sheperds from the Well, ca. 1647
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and chalk over graphite on paper
    16.5 x 16.3 cm (6 1/2 x 6 3/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 59.020

  • Objects

    Shubyoshi Dancer

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Shubyoshi Dancer, From an untitled series, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    21.9 x 19.1 cm (8 5/8 x 7 1/2 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.1

  • Objects

    Ascension of the Prophet Muhammad

    In the style of Sultan Muhammad
    Persian, 16th Century
    Ascension of the Prophet Muhammad, first half of the 16th century
    Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 84.147

  • Objects

    Dong Fangso Stealing the Peaches of Immortality

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Dong Fangso Stealing the Peaches of Immortality, Five Examples of Long Life, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Length: 22.9 cm (9 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.11

  • Objects

    The left panel of a triptych showing the courtesan Yugiri of the Ogiya (OgiyaYugiri)

    Ishikawa Toyonobu
    Japanese, 1711-1780
    Murataya Jirobei, publisher
    Japanese
    The left panel of a triptych showing the courtesan Yugiri of the Ogiya (OgiyaYugiri), Left sheet (naka) of the triptych of Miyakoji kobai, 1730’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 31 x 14.3 cm (12 3/16 x 5 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1068

  • Objects

    Pope Pius V Crowns Cosimo I De'Medici Grand Duke of Tuscany

    Cesare Nebbia
    Italian, ca. 1536-1614
    Pope Pius V Crowns Cosimo I De’Medici Grand Duke of Tuscany, late 1580s
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, white heightening over black chalk on two sheets of joined paper
    61.4 x 52.7 cm (24 3/16 x 20 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 49.390

  • Objects

    Kikujido by a Waterfall

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Kikujido by a Waterfall, Five Examples of a Long LIfe, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.10

  • Objects

    Study of Three Figures (saint Augustine, Saint Monica, and the Virgin Mary)

    After Perugino
    Italian, ca. 1450-1523
    Study of Three Figures (saint Augustine, Saint Monica, and the Virgin Mary), ca. 1506
    Pen and ink on paper
    26.7 x 19.8 cm (10 1/2 x 7 13/16 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 35.009

  • Objects

    Triumph of David

    Maerten van Heemskerck
    Netherlandish, 1498-1574
    Triumph of David, 1559
    pen and ink over underdrawing in black chalk on paper; incised for transfer
    18.3 x 26 cm (7 3/16 x 10 5/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 51.095

  • Objects

    Alexander's Defeat of Darius at the Battle of Arbela

    Francesco Solimena
    Italian, 1657-1747
    Alexander’s Defeat of Darius at the Battle of Arbela, 1735-36
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, over black chalk on paper, square for transfer with black chalk
    27.6 x 39.2 cm (10 7/8 x 15 3/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 57.134

  • Objects

    Autumn moon, Ishiyama Temple (Ishiyama shugetsu)

    Nishimura Shigenaga
    Japanese, ca. 1697-1756
    Kichiemon Emiya, publisher
    Japanese
    Autumn moon, Ishiyama Temple (Ishiyama shugetsu), Eight views of Omi [Lake Biwa], ca. 1720’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 28.4 x 13 cm (11 3/16 x 5 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1063

  • Objects

    Arch of Titus

    Victor Jean Nicolle
    French, 1754-1826
    Arch of Titus, ca. 1779–1811
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and graphite on blue laid paper
    9.8 x 8.4 cm (3 7/8 x 3 5/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.141C

  • Objects

    Early Design for the Tomb of Pope Clement VII

    Baccio Bandinelli
    Italian, 1493-1560
    Early Design for the Tomb of Pope Clement VII, ca. 1534-1536
    Pen and ink on paper
    Image: 35.4 x 21.4 cm (13 15/16 x 8 3/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 51.507

  • Objects

    Portrait of Stanislas III Poniatowski

    Angelica Kauffmann
    Swiss, 1741-1807
    Portrait of Stanislas III Poniatowski, ca. 1788
    Ink with brush over black chalk on laid paper
    28.3 x 19.7 cm (11 3/16 x 7 11/16 inches)
    Museum Membership Fund 66.273

  • Objects

    A Geisha and Her Guest on a Veranda

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    A Geisha and Her Guest on a Veranda, probably 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.9

  • Objects

    (recto) Hercules Victorious over the Hydra; (verso) Study of Hercules, roman soldier's head, ornaments

    Giovanni Battista Bertani
    Italian, 1516-1576
    (recto) Hercules Victorious over the Hydra; (verso) Study of Hercules, roman soldier’s head, ornaments, ca. 1558
    Pen and ink with traces of red chalk on paper
    45.7 x 30.5 cm (18 x 12 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 65.078

  • Objects

    Mandarin ducks and plum in snow (Setsubai ni oshidori)

    Isoda Koryūsai
    Japanese, active ca. 1764-1788
    Mandarin ducks and plum in snow (Setsubai ni oshidori), mid 18th century-late 18th century
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 23.8 x 17.8 cm (9 3/8 x 7 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.546

  • Objects

    The actors Tamazawa Saijiro as Koto no naishi; NakamuraShichisaburo II as Yoshisada (Nitta Yoshisada); and Toshigawa…as Daito no miya (Princess Daito)

    Torii Kiyomasu II
    Japanese
    Urokogataya Magobei, publisher
    Japanese
    The actors Tamazawa Saijiro as Koto no naishi; NakamuraShichisaburo II as Yoshisada (Nitta Yoshisada); and Toshigawa…as Daito no miya (Princess Daito), late 1720s-early 1730s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 31 x 14.6 cm (12 3/16 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1055

  • Objects

    Bush warbler and plum (Ume ni uguisu)

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    Hankoku
    Japanese, 1st half of the 19th century
    Bush warbler and plum (Ume ni uguisu)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 18.9 x 22.4 cm (7 7/16 x 8 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.627

  • Objects

    Holy Family

    Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
    Italian, 1696-1770
    Holy Family, 18th century
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, over chalk on paper
    31.4 x 21.9 cm (12 3/8 x 8 5/8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 38.158

  • Objects

    Figure Study

    Attributed to Jacopo da Empoli, previous attribution
    Italian, ca. 1554-1640
    Figure Study, late 16th-early 17th Century
    Red chalk on antique laid paper
    31.3 x 21.9 cm (12 5/16 x 8 5/8 inches)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.1008

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    Study after Alessandro Vittoria's Bust of Giulio Contarini

    Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
    Italian, 1696-1770
    Study after Alessandro Vittoria’s Bust of Giulio Contarini, ca. 1743
    Red and white chalks on blue paper
    23.7 x 16.5 cm (9 5/16 x 6 1/2 inches) (approx.)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 48.427

  • Objects

    The Dead Christ, Sacrifice of a Bull (recto)

    Girolamo da Carpi
    Italian, 1501-1556
    The Dead Christ, Sacrifice of a Bull (recto), 1549-1553
    Pen and ink
    27.8 x 18.4 cm (10 15/16 x 7 1/4 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 22.229

  • Objects

    The right panel of a triptych showing the courtesan Koito of the Itoya

    Ishikawa Toyonobu
    Japanese, 1711-1780
    Murataya Jirobei, publisher
    Japanese
    The right panel of a triptych showing the courtesan Koito of the Itoya, Right sheet (migi) of the triptych of Miyakoji kobai, 1730’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet: 31.4 x 13.8 cm (12 3/8 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1069

  • Objects

    Adoration of the Magi

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Adoration of the Magi, late 17th-early 18th century
    Pen and ink, brush and wash on paper
    11.6 x 19.1 cm (4 5/8 x 7 1/2 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.083

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    Kneeling Woman: "Red"

    Ryuryukyo Shinsai
    Japanese
    Kneeling Woman: “Red”, Five Colors
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Length: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.18

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    Actor in a female role (Onnagata)

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    Actor in a female role (Onnagata), early 18th century
    Polychrome woodblock print with glue and metallic powders
    Sheet: 25.1 x 13.8 cm (9 7/8 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1329

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    Actor in a female role (Onnagata)

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    Actor in a female role (Onnagata), early 18th century
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 23 x 11.8 cm (9 1/16 x 4 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1303

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    Christ on the Cross with Angels

    Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione
    Italian, ca. 1610-ca. 1665
    Christ on the Cross with Angels, ca. 1650s
    Oil paint on paper
    37.8 x 26.7 cm (14 7/8 x 10 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Henry D. Sharpe 50.300

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    Ebisu

    Attributed to Okumura Masanobu
    Japanese, 1686-1764
    Ebisu, mid 1740’s
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Image: 29.5 x 15.1 cm (11 5/8 x 5 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1057

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    Study for St. William of Aquitaine

    After Guercino
    Italian, 1591-1666
    Study for St. William of Aquitaine, 17th Century
    Chalk on paper
    30 x 16 cm (11 13/16 x 6 5/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 32.031

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    Scenes from the Life of Saint Joseph

    Marco Tullio Montagna
    Italian, fl. 1618-1640
    Scenes from the Life of Saint Joseph, ca. 1630-1631
    Pen and ink, brush and wash over graphite on medium-weight cream paper
    26.5 x 53.7 cm (10 7/16 x 21 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Miss Ellen D. Sharpe 50.305

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    Ecce Home (recto)

    Attributed to Luis Tristán de Escamilla
    Spanish, ca. 1586-1624
    Ecce Home (recto), early 17th century
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and graphite on paper
    20.2 x 15.4 cm (7 7/8 x 6 1/8 inches)
    Museum Membership Fund 67.113

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    The Statue of Jupiter from the Seven Wonders of the World

    Simon de Passe, engraver (printmaker)
    Dutch, ca. 1595-1647
    After Maarten de Vos
    Flemish, 1532-1603
    The Statue of Jupiter from the Seven Wonders of the World, The Seven Wonders of the World, 1614
    Engraving on paper
    20.8 x 24.9 cm (8 3/16 x 9 13/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2006.7.1

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    The Colossus of Rhodos from the Seven Wonders of the World

    Crispijn de Passe II, engraver (printmaker)
    Dutch, ca.1597 - ca.1670
    After Maarten de Vos
    Flemish, 1532-1603
    The Colossus of Rhodos from the Seven Wonders of the World, The Seven Wonders of the World, 1614
    Engraving on paper
    20.6 x 24.9 cm (8 1/8 x 9 13/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2006.7.2

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    The Temple of Diana at Ephesus from the Seven Wonders of the World

    Magdalena van de Passe
    Dutch, ca. 1600-1638
    After Maarten de Vos, designer
    Flemish, 1532-1603
    The Temple of Diana at Ephesus from the Seven Wonders of the World, Seven Wonders of the World, 1614
    Engraving on paper
    21 x 25.2 cm (8 5/16 x 9 7/8 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2006.7.3

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    The Gardens of Babylon from the Seven Wonders of the World

    Crispijn de Passe I, engraver (printmaker)
    Dutch; Flemish, ca. 1565-1637
    After Maarten de Vos
    Flemish, 1532-1603
    The Gardens of Babylon from the Seven Wonders of the World, The Seven Wonders of the World, 1614
    Engraving on paper
    21.3 x 24.8 cm (8 3/8 x 9 3/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2006.7.4

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    The Lighthouse of Alexandria from the Seven Wonders of the World

    Magdalena van de Passe, engraver (printmaker)
    Dutch, ca. 1600-1638
    After Maarten de Vos
    Flemish, 1532-1603
    The Lighthouse of Alexandria from the Seven Wonders of the World, Seven Wonders of the World, 1614
    Engraving on paper
    21 x 25.6 cm (8 5/16 x 10 1/8 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2006.7.5

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    The Pyramids of Egypt from the Seven Wonders of the World

    Magdalena van de Passe, engraver (printmaker)
    Dutch, ca. 1600-1638
    After Maarten de Vos
    Flemish, 1532-1603
    The Pyramids of Egypt from the Seven Wonders of the World, The Seven Wonders of the World, 1614
    Engraving on paper
    20.3 x 24.8 cm (8 x 9 13/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2006.7.6

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    The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus from the Seven Wonders of the World

    Crispijn de Passe I, engraver (printmaker)
    Dutch; Flemish, ca. 1565-1637
    After Maarten de Vos
    Flemish, 1532-1603
    The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus from the Seven Wonders of the World, The Seven Wonders of the World, 1614
    Engraving on paper
    21.1 x 25.7 cm (8 5/16 x 10 1/8 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2006.7.7

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    Plate 1, The Triumphal Entry of Willem of Nassau, Prince of Orange

    Cornelis van Kittensteyn
    Dutch, ca. 1598 - ca. 1652
    After Willem Pietersz. Buytewech
    Dutch, 1591 - 1624
    Jan van de Velde II, publisher
    Dutch, ca. 1593-1641
    Plate 1, The Triumphal Entry of Willem of Nassau, Prince of Orange, 1623
    Engraving on laid paper
    Sheet: 41 x 37.8 cm (16 1/8 x 14 7/8 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2006.46A

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    Plate 2, The Triumphal Entry of Willem of Nassau, Prince of Orange

    Cornelis van Kittensteyn
    Dutch, ca. 1598 - ca. 1652
    After Willem Pietersz. Buytewech
    Dutch, 1591 - 1624
    Jan van de Velde II, publisher
    Dutch, ca. 1593-1641
    Plate 2, The Triumphal Entry of Willem of Nassau, Prince of Orange, 1623
    Engraving on laid paper
    Sheet: 41.3 x 30.8 cm (16 1/4 x 12 1/8 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2006.46B

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    Plate 4, The Triumphal Entry of Willem of Nassau, Prince of Orange

    Cornelis van Kittensteyn
    Dutch, ca. 1598 - ca. 1652
    After Willem Pietersz. Buytewech
    Dutch, 1591 - 1624
    Jan van de Velde II, publisher
    Dutch, ca. 1593-1641
    Plate 4, The Triumphal Entry of Willem of Nassau, Prince of Orange, 1623
    Engraving on laid paper
    Sheet: 40 x 31.8 cm (15 3/4 x 12 1/2 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2006.46C

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    Plate 5, The Triumphal Entry of Willem of Nassau, Prince of Orange

    Cornelis van Kittensteyn
    Dutch, ca. 1598 - ca. 1652
    After Willem Pietersz. Buytewech
    Dutch, 1591 - 1624
    Jan van de Velde II, publisher
    Dutch, ca. 1593-1641
    Plate 5, The Triumphal Entry of Willem of Nassau, Prince of Orange, 1623
    Engraving on laid paper
    Sheet: 40.3 x 38.1 cm (15 7/8 x 15 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2006.46D

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    Riddle: my skin is red, and white liquid is hidden within (Aenigma: Rubra mihi cutis est, latet intus niveus humor)

    Jacob Hoefnagel, designer
    Flemish, 1575 - c.a. 1630
    Possibly Theodor de Bry, associated artist/maker
    Netherlandish, 1528-1598
    After Joris Hoefnagel, associated artist/maker
    Netherlandish, 1542-1600
    Riddle: my skin is red, and white liquid is hidden within (Aenigma: Rubra mihi cutis est, latet intus niveus humor), part 3, sheet 7 Archetypa studiaque patris Georgii Hoefnagelii, 1592
    Engraving on paper
    Plate: 15.5 x 20.9 cm (6 1/8 x 8 1/4 inches)
    Walter H. Kimball Fund 2006.117.1

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    Venus Grows Cold without Ceres and Bacchus, (Love Grows Cold without Food and Wine)

    Jan Saenredam, designer
    Dutch, 1565-1607
    After Abraham Bloemaert
    Dutch, ca. 1564-1651
    Jacob Razet, publisher
    Venus Grows Cold without Ceres and Bacchus, (Love Grows Cold without Food and Wine), ca. 1600
    Engraving
    Sheet: 26.8 x 20.4 cm (10 9/16 x 8 1/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2006.92.3

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    The locusts have no king, yet all of them march in rank. Proverbs 30, 27, from the book Archetypa studiaque patris Georgii Hoefnagelii, Frankfurt

    Jacob Hoefnagel
    Flemish, 1575 - c.a. 1630
    After Joris Hoefnagel, designer
    Netherlandish, 1542-1600
    Workshop of Theodor de Bry, printmaker
    Netherlandish, 1528-1598
    The locusts have no king, yet all of them march in rank. Proverbs 30, 27, from the book Archetypa studiaque patris Georgii Hoefnagelii, Frankfurt, 1592
    Engraving on laid paper
    Plate: 14.6 x 21 cm (5 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches)
    Walter H. Kimball Fund 2006.117.2

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    It is he who sits above the circle of the earth, and its inhabitants are like grasshoppers. Isaiah 40 (Qui sedet super gyrum terrae et habitatores eius sunt sicut locustae Isa[ias] 40)

    Jacob Hoefnagel
    Flemish, 1575 - c.a. 1630
    After Joris Hoefnagel, designer
    Netherlandish, 1542-1600
    Workshop of Theodor de Bry, engraver (printmaker)
    Netherlandish, 1528-1598
    It is he who sits above the circle of the earth, and its inhabitants are like grasshoppers. Isaiah 40 (Qui sedet super gyrum terrae et habitatores eius sunt sicut locustae Isa[ias] 40), from “Archetypa studiaque patris Georgii Hoefnagelii”, 1592
    Engraving on laid paper
    Sheet: 20.2 x 27.2 cm (7 15/16 x 10 11/16 inches)
    Walter H. Kimball Fund 2006.117.3

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    The Practice of the Visual Arts

    Cornelis Cort
    Netherlandish, ca. 1533-1578
    After Joannes Stradanus
    Flemish, 1523-1605
    The Practice of the Visual Arts, 1578 (engraved 1573)
    Engraving on paper
    Sheet: 49.5 x 33 cm (19 1/2 x 13 inches)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 2008.19.1

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    The Brawl of Bruttobuono

    Francesco Villamena
    Italian, 1566-1624
    The Brawl of Bruttobuono, 1601
    Engraving on paper
    Sheet: 38.6 x 50.8 cm (15 3/16 x 20 inches)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 2008.19.2

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    Neptune and Thetis Carrying the Riches of the Empire to Cardinal Richelieu

    Grégoire Huret
    French, 1606-1670
    Neptune and Thetis Carrying the Riches of the Empire to Cardinal Richelieu, 1626-1642
    Engraving on paper
    Sheet: 29.5 x 34.9 cm (11 5/8 x 13 3/4 inches) (irregular)
    Walter H. Kimball Fund 2008.18

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    Ceres (Summer), Flora (Spring), Bacchus (Autumn) with Apollo and the Hours of Day

    Giuseppe Bartolomeo Chiari
    Italian, 1654-1727
    Ceres (Summer), Flora (Spring), Bacchus (Autumn) with Apollo and the Hours of Day, ca. 1710
    Red chalk on paper, squared for transfer with graphite
    45.7 x 32.1 cm (18 x 12 5/8 inches) rounded corners
    Purchased with the Frederick Lippitt Bequest 2008.32

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    Christ and the Woman of Samaria

    Giulio Campagnola
    Italian, 1482-1515
    Christ and the Woman of Samaria, 1510-1512
    Engraving with stipple on paper
    Sheet: 13 x 18.7 cm (5 1/8 x 7 3/8 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2009.13

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    Virgin and Child with the Infant John the Baptist

    Francesco Mazzuoli, called II Parmigianino
    Italian, 1503-1540
    Virgin and Child with the Infant John the Baptist, ca. 1527-1530
    Pen and ink, brown wash, heightened with white, over traces of black chalk on buff paper
    13 x 12.1 cm (5 1/8 x 4 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Alys Acworth Rickett who spend a very happy childhood with Harvey A. Bakers in Providence as a little English girl during World War II 2009.53

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    Quadrille of Horses and Wagons around the Mountain of Atlas: The Horse Ballet in the Conjoined Theater at the Palace of His Highness the Grand Duke of Tuscany, from the book

    Stefano Della Bella, printmaker
    Italian, 1610-1664
    Quadrille of Horses and Wagons around the Mountain of Atlas: The Horse Ballet in the Conjoined Theater at the Palace of His Highness the Grand Duke of Tuscany, from the book, Il mondo festeggiante (The Festive World), 1661
    Etching on paper
    Image/Sheet: 28.7 x 44.5 cm (11 5/16 x 17 1/2 inches)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 2011.4

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    Soliman, Act I

    Jacques Callot
    French, 1592-1635
    Soliman, Act I, 1620
    Etching
    Image: 19.8 x 27.6 cm (7 13/16 x 10 7/8 inches)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 2011.5.1

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    Troisiesme Journée: Theatre dressé au milieu du grand estang representant l'Isle d'Alcine (Third Day: Theater set amidst the great pond representing the Isle d'Alcine)

    Israël Silvestre the younger
    French, 1621-1691
    Troisiesme Journée: Theatre dressé au milieu du grand estang representant l’Isle d’Alcine (Third Day: Theater set amidst the great pond representing the Isle d’Alcine), Les Plaisirs de l’Isle enchantée ou les festes et divertisments due Roy, a Versailles.(Pleasures of the Enchanted Island, or the fêtes and diversions for the King at Versailles) , 1664
    Etching and Engraving
    Plate: 27 x 42.9 cm (10 5/8 x 16 7/8 inches)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 2011.5.2

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    The Flight into Egypt with Jacob fleeing Esau and David fleeing Saul, leaf from the blockbook Biblia Pauperum

    Unknown artist, Netherlandish, Netherlands, Southern
    The Flight into Egypt with Jacob fleeing Esau and David fleeing Saul, leaf from the blockbook Biblia Pauperum, ca. 1460s
    Woodcut printed in olive-brown ink and hand-colored in red, green, yellow, black, grey, and pink on laid paper
    Sheet: 27 x 19.7 cm (10 5/8 x 7 3/4 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2012.35

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    Pompa Introitus honori serenissimi principi Ferdinandi Austiaci (Procession in Honor of the Most Serene Prince Fedinand)

    Theodor van Thulden, printmaker
    Flemish, 1606-1669
    After Peter Paul Rubens, designer
    Flemish, 1577-1640
    Jean-Gaspard Gevaerts, author
    Flemish, 1593-1666
    Pompa Introitus honori serenissimi principi Ferdinandi Austiaci (Procession in Honor of the Most Serene Prince Fedinand), 1642
    Bound book with 41 engravings; gilt stamped leather binding
    57.5 x 39.4 cm (22 5/8 x 15 1/2 inches) (closed)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2012.36

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    The Holy Family with Saint Anne and Saint Catherine

    Enea Vico
    Italian, 1523-1567
    The Holy Family with Saint Anne and Saint Catherine, 1542
    Engraving on laid paper
    Image/Sheet: 37 x 24.1 cm (14 9/16 x 9 1/2 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2012.73