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    San Giorgio

    James Abbott McNeill Whistler, designer
    American, 1834-1903
    San Giorgio, Second Venice Set, 1879-1880
    Etching and drypoint on laid paper
    Plate: 21 x 30.6 cm (8 1/4 x 12 1/16 inches)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.31

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    Virgin and Child

    Pierre Daret, designer
    French, ca. 1604-1678
    After Simon Vouet, painter
    French, 1590-1649
    Virgin and Child, 1640
    Engraving
    Plate: 25.9 x 18.4 cm (10 3/16 x 7 1/4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 69.163

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    Zu Collen (Toward Cologne)

    Wenceslaus Hollar, designer
    Bohemian
    Abraham Hogenberg, publisher
    Zu Collen (Toward Cologne), Amoenissimae Aliquot Locorum In Diversis Provinciis Iacentiu Effigies, 1635
    Etching
    Plate: 6 x 9.5 cm (2 3/8 x 3 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Herbert N. Straus 49.042.17

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    Zu Collen (Toward Cologne)

    Wenceslaus Hollar, designer
    Bohemian
    Abraham Hogenberg, publisher
    Zu Collen (Toward Cologne), Amoenissimae Aliquot Locorum In Diversis Provinciis Iacentiu Effigies, 1635
    Etching
    Plate: 6.2 x 9.4 cm (2 7/16 x 3 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Herbert N. Straus 49.042.18

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    Zu Duren (Toward Duren)

    Wenceslaus Hollar, designer
    Bohemian
    Abraham Hogenberg, publisher
    Zu Duren (Toward Duren), Amoenissimae Aliquot Locorum In Diversis Provinciis Iacentiu Effigies, 1635
    Etching
    Plate: 6 x 9.5 cm (2 3/8 x 3 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Herbert N. Straus 49.042.19

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    Zu Wesel (Toward Wesel)

    Wenceslaus Hollar, designer
    Bohemian
    Abraham Hogenberg, publisher
    Zu Wesel (Toward Wesel), Amoenissimae Aliquot Locorum In Diversis Provinciis Iacentiu Effigies, 1635
    Etching
    Plate: 6 x 9.5 cm (2 3/8 x 3 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Herbert N. Straus 49.042.20

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    Ager, 1647, En Catalogne (Ager, 1647, in Catalonia)

    Nicolas Cochin, designer
    French, 1610-1686
    After Sébastian de Pontault Beaulieu
    French, ca. 1612-1674
    Ager, 1647, En Catalogne (Ager, 1647, in Catalonia), Les Glorieuses Conquêtes de Louis le Grand (Glorious Conquests of Louis the Great), 1647
    Etching
    Plate: 21 x 54.8 cm (8 1/4 x 21 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Alan S. Trueblood 83.225.4

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    Portrait of the Right Honorable Maria Countess of Coventry

    Richard Houston
    Irish, 1721-1775
    After Jean-Étienne Liotard
    Swiss, 1702-1789
    Portrait of the Right Honorable Maria Countess of Coventry, ca.1749-1775
    Mezzotint on paper
    42.1 x 30.6 cm (16 5/8 x 12 1/8 inches) (plate)
    Museum Purchase: Anonymous gift 51.010

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    Martyrdom of St. Lucy

    Jacques Bellange, designer
    French, ca. 1575 - 1616
    Martyrdom of St. Lucy, 1613-1616
    Etching
    Plate: 46 x 35.2 cm (18 1/8 x 13 7/8 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 40.001

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    View of the Canal and Church of St. Barnabas with Battle of the Fists, from the series

    Unknown artist
    Domenico Lovisa, publisher
    Italian, ca. 1690-ca. 1750
    View of the Canal and Church of St. Barnabas with Battle of the Fists, from the series, Il Gran Teatro di Venezia (The Great Theater of Venice), ca. 1720
    Etching on paper
    Plate: 36.7 x 48.3 cm (14 7/16 x 19 inches)
    Museum Membership Fund 66.307

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    Frontispiece

    Jacques Callot, designer
    French, 1592-1635
    Frontispiece, Varie Figurae Gobbi, 1622
    Etching
    Plate: 5.9 x 8.6 cm (2 5/16 x 3 3/8 inches)
    Gift of an anonymous friend 47.778.1

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    La Salute: Dawn

    James Abbott McNeill Whistler, designer
    American, 1834-1903
    La Salute: Dawn, Second Venice Set, 1879-1880
    Etching and drypoint on laid paper
    Plate: 12.5 x 20.3 cm (4 15/16 x 8 inches)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.17

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    The Regatta from Ca' Foscari in the Direction of the Grand Canal, from the series

    Michele Giovanni Marieschi, printmaker
    Italian, 1696-1743
    The Regatta from Ca’ Foscari in the Direction of the Grand Canal, from the series, Magnificentiores Selectioresque Urbis Venetiarum Prospectus (Magnificent Views of the City of Venice), 1741-1742
    Etching and engraving on paper
    Plate: 33 x 46.4 cm (13 x 18 1/4 inches)
    Transferred from the RISD Library, Gift of Mrs. Jane W. Bradley in memory of Charles Bradley 47.748.23

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    Lamentation of Christ

    Jusepe de Ribera, designer
    Spanish, 1591 - 1652
    Lamentation of Christ, 17th Century
    Etching
    Plate: 19.8 x 25.7 cm (7 13/16 x 10 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Murray S. Danforth, Jr. 50.335

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    Portrait of Gellius de Bouma

    Cornelis de Visscher, designer
    Dutch; Dutch, 1628/29-1658
    Portrait of Gellius de Bouma, ca. 1656
    Engraving, second state
    Plate: 36.4 x 27.3 cm (14 5/16 x 10 3/4 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1149

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    The Doge Crowned in the Scala dei Giganti (Stair of the Giants), from the series

    Giovanni Battista Brustolon, printmaker
    Italian, 1712-1796
    After Canaletto, designer
    Italian, 1697-1768
    The Doge Crowned in the Scala dei Giganti (Stair of the Giants), from the series, Le Feste Ducali (Ducal Festivals), 1766
    Etching on paper
    Plate: 45.4 x 56.2 cm (17 7/8 x 22 1/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 66.290

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    Sant Claren (Saint Clare)

    Unknown artist, German
    Günther Zainer, printer
    d. ca. 1478
    Sant Claren (Saint Clare), Leben de Heiligen, Winterteil (Lives of the Saints, Winter Part), 1471
    Woodcut with hand coloring
    Plate: 7.6 x 7 cm (3 x 2 3/4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 43.021

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    Adoration of the Shepherds

    Lucas Emil Vorsterman, printmaker
    Flemish, 1595-1675
    After Peter Paul Rubens, designer
    Flemish, 1577-1640
    Adoration of the Shepherds, 1620
    Engraving, trimmed to platemark
    Plate: 28.3 x 44.3 cm (11 1/8 x 17 7/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 70.157

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    Sleeping Cupid

    Bartolomeo Coriolano
    Italian, fl. 1627-1653
    After Guido Reni, designer
    Italian, 1575-1642
    Sleeping Cupid, ca. 1640
    Chiaroscuro woodcut from two blocks in gray blue and black
    Plate: 29.8 x 38.3 cm (11 3/4 x 15 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Murray S. Danforth, Jr. 50.365

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    Vaulted Building with a Staircase

    Giovanni Battista Piranesi, designer
    Italian, 1720-1778
    Jean Bouchard, publisher
    Vaulted Building with a Staircase, Invenzioni Capric di Carceri, ca. 1745-1750
    Etching on paper
    Plate: 54.1 x 41.4 cm (21 5/16 x 16 5/16 inches)
    Jesse Metcalf Fund 47.154.3

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    View of Neptune's Grotto

    Wilhelm Friedrich Gmelin, designer
    German, 1760-1820
    View of Neptune’s Grotto, 1816
    etching on laid paper
    Plate: 55.9 x 39.7 cm (22 x 15 5/8 inches)
    Bequest of Mrs. Hope Brown Russell 09.741

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    The Organ Grinder

    Adriaen van Ostade, designer
    Dutch, 1610-1685
    The Organ Grinder, 1647
    Etching
    Plate: 11 x 9.5 cm (4 5/16 x 3 3/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.058

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    Temples of the Sibyl and of Vesta at Tivoli

    Albert Christoph Dies, designer
    Austrian, 1755-1822
    Temples of the Sibyl and of Vesta at Tivoli, 1793
    etching on paper
    37.6 x 28.3 cm (14 13/16 x 11 1/8 inches) (plate)
    Gift of Rhode Island School of Design Library, Photograph and Clipping Department 82.027.7

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    A Human Skull and a Tibia Burning on a Pedestal

    Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, designer
    Italian, 1696-1770
    A Human Skull and a Tibia Burning on a Pedestal, Scherzi di Fantasia, 1750-1760
    Etching on laid paper
    Plate: 22.2 x 17.9 cm (8 3/4 x 7 1/16 inches)
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 47.013

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    Nocturne:Palaces

    James Abbott McNeill Whistler, designer
    American, 1834-1903
    Nocturne:Palaces, Second Venice Set, 1879-1880
    Etching and drypoint with plate tone on paper
    Plate: 29.4 x 20 cm (11 9/16 x 7 7/8 inches)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.24

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    The Grand Canal on Ascension Day, from the series Views of the Buildings and Passageways that Make Up the City of Venice,

    Giovanni Battista Brustolon, printmaker
    Italian, 1712-1796
    After Canaletto, designer
    Italian, 1697-1768
    The Grand Canal on Ascension Day, from the series Views of the Buildings and Passageways that Make Up the City of Venice,, Bucentaurus et Nudinae Venetae in die Ascensionis, 1763
    Etching on paper
    Plate: 32.1 x 46 cm (12 5/8 x 18 1/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 67.099

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    Christ on the Cross with the Two Thieves

    Boetius Adams Bolswert
    Flemish, 1580-1633
    After Peter Paul Rubens, painter
    Flemish, 1577-1640
    Christ on the Cross with the Two Thieves, ca. 1631
    Engraving
    Plate: 61.6 x 43.3 cm (24 1/4 x 17 1/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 66.321

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    The Tightrope Walker

    Paul Klee, designer
    Swiss, 1879-1940
    The Tightrope Walker, 1921
    Color lithograph on paper
    Plate: 44.1 x 26.8 cm (17 3/8 x 10 9/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 44.694

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    Descent from the Cross by Torchlight

    Rembrandt van Rijn, designer
    Dutch, 1606-1669
    Descent from the Cross by Torchlight, 1654
    Etching and drypoint on paper
    Plate: 21.1 x 16.2 cm (8 5/16 x 6 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Henry D. Sharpe 49.078

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    Parade

    Georges Rouault, printmaker
    French, 1871-1958
    Parade, from the portfolio Circus of the Shooting Star (Cirque de l’étoile filante), 1934
    Color aquatint on paper
    Plate: 30.8 x 20.2 cm (12 1/8 x 7 15/16 inches)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.1129

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    The Battle of Anghiari

    Gérard Edelinck, printmaker
    Flemish, 1640-1707
    After Peter Paul Rubens, associated artist/maker
    Flemish, 1577-1640
    After Leonardo da Vinci, associated artist/maker
    Italian, 1452-1519
    The Battle of Anghiari, 1657-1666
    Engraving
    Plate: 46.8 x 61.9 cm (18 7/16 x 24 3/8 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1216

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    The Harbor with the Large Tower

    Claude Gellée Lorrain, designer
    French, 1604-1682
    The Harbor with the Large Tower, ca. 1641
    Etching
    Plate image: 12.5 x 19.1 cm (4 15/16 x 7 1/2 inches)
    Museum Collection 45.217

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    Landscape with Stag Hunt

    Nicolaes de Bruyn, designer
    Flemish, 1571-1656
    After Jan Brueghel the Elder
    Flemish, 1568-1625
    Landscape with Stag Hunt, 1607
    Engraving
    Plate: 44.6 x 69.4 cm (17 9/16 x 27 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Dr. Charles Bradley 48.075

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    King Lear and Cordelia

    James Barry, designer
    Irish, 1741-1806
    King Lear and Cordelia, ca. 1790 (reworked from a 1776 state)
    Etching with engraving on laid paper
    Plate: 51.3 x 55.4 cm (20 3/16 x 21 13/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 76.033

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    The Puppets (I Burattini), from the series

    Giovanni Trevisan Volpato, printmaker
    Italian, 1740-1803
    After Francesco Maggiotto, designer
    Italian, 1750-1805
    Niccoló Cavalli, publisher
    The Puppets (I Burattini), from the series, Le arti per via (Street Arts), ca. 1765
    Etching and engraving on paper
    Plate: 37.6 x 29.1 cm (14 13/16 x 11 7/16 inches)
    Museum Membership Fund 66.304

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    Rudolf II, Emperor

    Egidius Sadeler II
    Flemish, 1570-1629
    After Hans von Aachen, designer
    Flemish; German, 1552-1615
    Rudolf II, Emperor, 1603
    Engraving
    33.8 x 25.4 cm (13 5/16 x 10 inches) (plate)
    Gift of Alice G. Taft, Marianna Taft, Hope Smith and Brockholst M. Smith 45.113.18

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    The Executioner Presenting the Head of St. John the Baptist to Salome

    Giovanni Battista Mercati, designer
    Italian, 1600-after 1637
    The Executioner Presenting the Head of St. John the Baptist to Salome, 1626
    Etching
    Plate: 31.1 x 23 cm (12 1/4 x 9 1/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 69.007

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    Portrait of Hendrik Goltzius

    Jan Harmensz. Muller
    Dutch, 1571-1628
    After Hendrick Goltzius, designer
    Dutch, 1558-1617
    Jacob Matham, previous attribution
    Dutch, 1571-1631
    Portrait of Hendrik Goltzius, ca. 1617
    Engraving, trimmed within platemark
    Plate: 57.3 x 42.7 cm (22 9/16 x 16 13/16 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1161