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    Portrait of Signora Licinia Lena, Marchesa Mantinenghi

    Ottavio Mario Leoni
    Italian, 1578-1630
    Portrait of Signora Licinia Lena, Marchesa Mantinenghi, 1626
    Black, red, and white chalks on blue laid paper (now faded)
    Sheet: 22.2 x 15.9 cm (8 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.275

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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 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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    Study of a Nude Youth

    Pierre-Paul Prud’hon
    French, 1758-1823
    Study of a Nude Youth, ca. 1800-1817
    Black and white chalks on blue laid paper
    56.5 x 28.6 cm (22 1/4 x 11 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 29.083

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    Hypnerotomachia Poliphili

    Francesco Colonna, author
    Italian
    Attributed to Benedetto Bordon
    Italian, ca. 1450-1530
    Aldus Manutius, publisher
    Italian, 1449-1515
    Hypnerotomachia Poliphili, 1499
    Bound book with woodcut illustrations
    Length: 38.1 cm (15 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 51.509

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    Coastal Scene with Figures, Ships and Buildings

    Thomas Gainsborough
    British; English, 1727-1788
    Coastal Scene with Figures, Ships and Buildings, ca. 1775-1780
    Black and white chalks with stumping on blue laid paper (now faded)
    24.1 x 31.1 cm (9 1/2 x 12 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.120

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    Study of Minerva for The Judgement of Paris

    John Singer Sargent
    American, 1856-1925
    Study of Minerva for The Judgement of Paris, ca. 1922
    charcoal on paper
    63.5 x 48.3 cm (25 x 19 inches)
    Gift of Emily Sargent and Mrs. Francis Ormond 29.124

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    Study of an Antique Head of Julius Caesar

    Francesco Mazzuoli, called II Parmigianino
    Italian, 1503-1540
    Study of an Antique Head of Julius Caesar, ca. 1530/31-1535
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, white heightening on laid paper
    8.6 x 7 cm (3 3/8 x 2 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.517

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    Portrait of the Painter Giuseppe Amedeo Aliberti

    Edmé Bouchardon
    French, 1698-1762
    Portrait of the Painter Giuseppe Amedeo Aliberti, 1732
    Red chalk on laid paper
    26 x 22.9 cm (10 1/4 x 9 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 49.472

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    God Cursing Cain after the Murder of Abel

    Follower of Benedetto Luti
    Italian; Florentine, 1666-1724
    God Cursing Cain after the Murder of Abel, Early 18th Century
    Red chalk on laid paper
    33.8 x 22.9 cm (13 5/16 x 9 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.435

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    Standing Nude

    Pablo Picasso
    Spanish, 1881-1973
    Standing Nude, 1906
    Crayon on laid paper
    62.7 x 45.9 cm (24 11/16 x 18 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 43.011

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    At the Gaîté Rochechouart (Café-concert)

    Georges Seurat
    French, 1859-1891
    At the Gaîté Rochechouart (Café-concert), ca. 1887-1888
    Conté crayon with gouache on laid paper
    30.5 x 23.5 cm (12 x 9 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 42.210

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    Leon Bakst
    Russian, 1866-1924
    drawing; watercolor, 1911
    Crayon, watercolor, and metallic paint on laid paper mounted to board
    28.4 x 20.6 cm (11 3/16 x 8 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 14.388

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    Female Bather

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir
    French, 1841-1919
    Female Bather, ca. 1886-1887
    Watercolor over black chalk (or crayon) on laid paper
    16.8 x 20.3 cm (6 5/8 x 8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.345

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    Head of a Boy

    Attributed to Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo
    Italian, 1727-1804
    Head of a Boy, before 1780
    Red and white chalks on blue laid paper
    24.8 x 18.6 cm (9 3/4 x 7 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 73.078

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    Study for Malchus

    Anthony van Dyck
    Flemish, 1599-1641
    Study for Malchus, before 1621
    Black chalk on paper
    24.5 x 37.2 cm (9 5/8 x 14 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.443

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    View of Santa Maria della Salute, Venice

    Paul Signac
    French, 1863-1935
    View of Santa Maria della Salute, Venice, ca. 1904
    Graphite and watercolor on laid paper mounted on card
    10.2 x 13.3 cm (4 x 5 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.480

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    Portrait of Achille de Silly, Cômte de la Roche

    Unknown artist, French
    Circle of François Clouet
    French, before 1522-1572
    Portrait of Achille de Silly, Cômte de la Roche, 16th century
    Graphite and red chalk on laid paper
    33 x 22.5 cm (13 x 8 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke in memory of Dr. Gustav Radeke 25.002

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    Charles III King of Spain, Archduke of Austria

    Johann Michael Puchler, printmaker
    Charles III King of Spain, Archduke of Austria, ca.1703
    Etching and engraving
    Image: 20 x 8.4 cm (7 7/8 x 3 5/16 inches)
    Jesse Metcalf Fund 2002.53

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    Untitled

    Wifredo Lam
    Cuban, 1902-1982
    Untitled, 1961
    Charcoal and pastel touched with white gouache on paper
    Image: 64.1 x 46 cm (25 1/4 x 18 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Arthur and Sybil Kern 2005.49.2

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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 paper
    Sheet: 36.2 x 26.4 cm (14 1/4 x 10 3/8 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2008.88.2