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    Crucifixion

    Unknown artist, Spanish

    Ca. 1490
    Crucifixion
    Tempera and gold on panel
    143.8 x 113 cm (56 5/8 x 44 1/2 inches)
    Gift of John Nicholas Brown 69.197

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    Angel with Crown and Flagellum

    Unknown artist, French

    Ca. 1460
    Angel with Crown and Flagellum
    Oil on panel
    32.4 x 32.4 x 5.1 cm (12 3/4 x 12 3/4 x 2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 60.105

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    The Taking of Saint Peter

    Jacopo di Cione

    1370-1371
    The Taking of Saint Peter
    Tempera and gold on panel
    38.7 x 54 x 2.5 cm (15 1/4 x 21 1/4 x 1 inches)
    Gift of Manton B. Metcalf 22.047

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    St. Anthony Abbot Enthroned

    Spinello Aretino

    Ca. 1385
    St. Anthony Abbot Enthroned
    Tempera and gold on panel
    232.4 x 92.1 x 22.2 cm (91 1/2 x 36 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Jesse H. Metcalf 16.243

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    Fragment of a wall depicting a candelabrum

    Unknown artist, Roman

    CE 14-37
    Fragment of a wall depicting a candelabrum
    Fresco and lime painting
    54 x 40 cm (21 1/4 x 15 3/4 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 38.058.20

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    Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence

    Mariotto di Nardo

    Ca. 1408
    Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence
    Tempera and gold on panel
    23.5 x 31.1 x 5.1 cm (9 1/4 x 12 1/4 x 2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 17.520

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    Fragment of a wall with harbor scene

    Unknown artist, Roman

    CE 30-79
    Fragment of a wall with harbor scene
    Fresco and lime painting
    163.2 x 160.7 cm (64 3/16 x 63 5/16 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 38.058.9

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    Fragment of a black wall

    Unknown artist, Roman

    CE 14-37
    Fragment of a black wall
    Fresco and lime painting
    104.1 x 127.6 cm (41 x 50 1/4 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 38.058.2C

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    Portrait of a Man

    Unknown artist, Egyptian

    Ca. 150-160 CE
    Portrait of a Man
    Probably tempera on wood
    34.3 x 19.7 cm (13 1/2 x 7 3/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 39.025

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    Portrait of a Man

    Unknown artist, Egyptian

    Ca. 260 CE
    Portrait of a Man
    Probably tempera on wood
    33 x 18.4 cm (13 x 7 1/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 39.026

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    Japanese Crackle Pottery with Camellias

    John La Farge

    1879
    Japanese Crackle Pottery with Camellias
    Watercolor on paper
    42.7 x 44.9 cm (16 13/16 x 17 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.469

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    King Totila Blessed by Saint Benedict

    Andrea Delitio

    Ca.1451
    King Totila Blessed by Saint Benedict
    Tempera and gold on panel
    24.1 x 35.2 x 7 cm (9 1/2 x 13 7/8 x 2 3/4 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 22.101

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    Mary Magdalene

    Lippo Memmi

    Ca. 1330
    Mary Magdalene
    Tempera and gold on panel
    49.5 x 22.5 cm (19 1/2 x 8 7/8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 21.250

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    Risen Christ

    Andrea Previtali

    Ca. 1510
    Risen Christ
    Tempera on panel
    29.2 x 26 cm (11 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Manton B. Metcalf 16.237

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    Saint Francis Receiving the Stigmata

    Mariotto di Nardo

    Ca. 1408
    Saint Francis Receiving the Stigmata
    Tempera and gold on panel
    23.5 x 28.9 cm (9 1/4 x 11 3/8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 17.521

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    Baptism of Christ

    William Blake

    Ca. 1799
    Baptism of Christ
    Tempera over pen and ink on canvas
    32.4 x 49.2 cm (12 3/4 x 19 3/8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 32.219

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    Painting of the god Heron

    Unknown artist, Romano-Egyptian

    Ca. 300
    Painting of the god Heron
    Painted wood
    52.4 x 42.6 cm (20 5/8 x 16 3/4 inches) (without frame)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 59.030

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    Madonna and Child

    Bartolo di Fredi Cini

    Ca. 1380
    Madonna and Child
    Tempera and gold on panel
    90.2 x 63.5 x 5.1 cm (35 1/2 x 25 x 2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 20.207

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    Fragment of a black and red wall

    Unknown artist, Roman

    CE 14-37
    Fragment of a black and red wall
    Fresco and lime painting
    97.2 x 246.4 cm (38 1/4 x 97 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 38.058.5B

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    Untitled #2

    Catherine Curtis

    2002
    Untitled #2
    Graphite, tempera, and ink on panel
    60.6 x 60.6 x 5.4 cm (23 7/8 x 23 7/8 x 2 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Gretchen and William Viall 2004.37

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    Bedroom

    Sarah McEneaney

    1995
    Bedroom
    egg tempera on gessoed wood
    74.9 x 98.4 cm (29 1/2 x 38 11/16 inches) (frame) Dimensions verified - Painting Inventory project 0
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2004.24.1

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    Untitled

    Alfred DeCredico

    1986
    Untitled
    Tempera and charcoal on white wove paper prepared with tempera and marble
    Sight: 71.4 x 108 cm (28 1/8 x 42 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Sally and Wynn Kramarsky 2004.84.1

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    Private: Office

    Andrew Grassie

    2006
    Private: Office
    Tempera on paper on board
    25.7 x 34.9 cm (10 1/8 x 13 3/4 inches)
    Richard Brown Baker Fund for Contemporary British Art 2006.75

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    Bread With Egg

    Jeff Koons

    1995
    Bread With Egg
    Plaster and tempera
    14.6 cm (5 13/16 inches) (diameter)
    Gift of Susan Morris 2008.101.2

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    Book of Hours (use of Rouen)

    Master of the Missal of Amboise Le Veneur

    Ca. 1510
    Book of Hours (use of Rouen)
    Ink, tempera, gold leaf on vellum, bound in purple velvet over wooden boards
    21.3 x 14.3 x 3.2 cm (8 3/8 x 5 5/8 x 1 1/4 inches)
    Museum purchase in honor of Dr. Arnold-Peter Weiss; Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2011.30