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    Landscape

    Richard Parkes Bonington
    English, 1802-1828
    Landscape, ca. 1825
    Watercolor applied with brush, scraped highlights, and graphite
    16.8 x 21.4 cm (6 5/8 x 8 7/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 30.070

  • Objects

    Disappointment

    George Moutard Woodward
    British, ca. 1760-1809
    Disappointment, from the Original Caricature Water-colour Sketches,, 1792
    Watercolor and pen and ink over graphite on paper
    36.8 x 27.9 x 3.2 cm (14 1/2 x 11 x 1 1/4 inches)
    Transfer from the RISD Library. Gift of Mrs. Jesse H. Metcalf 48.110.43

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    Castle on the Edge of a Lake

    Jonathan Skelton
    British, fl. ca. 1754-1758
    Castle on the Edge of a Lake, late 1850s
    Watercolor applied with brush, and graphite
    14.3 x 21.6 cm (5 5/8 x 8 1/2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.42

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    Lake Nemi with a Distant View of Genzano (and Monte Circeo)

    John Robert Cozens
    English, 1752-1799
    Lake Nemi with a Distant View of Genzano (and Monte Circeo), 1778-1790
    Watercolor applied with brush, graphite
    37.2 x 53.2 cm (14 5/8 x 20 15/16 inches)
    Anonymous Gift 70.118.19

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    Frankfurt on the Rhine

    Samuel Prout
    British, 1783-1852
    Frankfurt on the Rhine, before 1833
    Pen and ink, watercolor over graphite on wove paper
    20.6 x 15.9 cm (8 1/8 x 6 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 23.340

  • Objects

    Shipping Off the French Coast

    David Cox the elder
    English, 1783-1859
    Shipping Off the French Coast, ca. 1832
    Watercolor over graphite on cream wove paper
    Anonymous gift 2005.142.79

  • Objects

    Keswick Lake from Castlerigg Farm

    John Warwick Smith
    English, 1749-1831
    Keswick Lake from Castlerigg Farm, ca. 1790-1800
    Watercolor applied with brush, ink and pen, and graphite
    34 x 51 cm (13 3/8 x 20 1/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 1986.184.55

  • Objects

    Turk Resting, Watched by His Horse

    Eugène Delacroix
    French, 1798-1863
    Turk Resting, Watched by His Horse, 1824
    Graphite, watercolor, gouache, pen and ink on wove paper
    14 x 21.6 cm (5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 28.006

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    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

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    Vale of St. John, Cumberland

    Francis Towne
    English, 1740-1816
    Vale of St. John, Cumberland, 1786
    Watercolor applied with brush, ink and pen, and graphite
    15.6 x 23.5 cm (6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.1

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    Bluebells and Primroses

    Jane Ogden
    British, 1849 - 1901
    Bluebells and Primroses, 1866
    Watercolor and gouache applied with brush
    Sheet: 27.9 x 37.5 cm (11 x 14 3/4 inches)
    Gift of in memory of Susan Gotti from her family and friends 1993.028

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    Palaeocastritza, Corfu

    Edward Lear
    English, 1812-1888
    Palaeocastritza, Corfu, dated 21 April 1862
    Watercolor, pen and ink, and graphite on wove paper
    23.5 x 32.1 cm (9 1/4 x 12 5/8 inches)
    Anonymous Gift 70.118.32

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    Jerusalem

    Edward Lear
    English, 1812-1888
    Jerusalem, dated 1 and 28 April 1858
    Watercolor, pen and ink, graphite, and gouache on blue wove paper; mounted
    Sheet: 19.8 x 30.2 cm (7 13/16 x 11 7/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 84.203.6

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    Recto: Stage Setting in Antique Funerary Hall

    Attributed to Gaspare Galliari
    Italian, 1761-1823
    Recto: Stage Setting in Antique Funerary Hall, ca. 1779-1823
    Pen and ink and watercolor over graphite on laid paper
    41.3 x 49.9 cm (16 1/4 x 19 5/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 57.096

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    The Villa of Maecenas at Tivoli

    John Warwick Smith
    English, 1749-1831
    The Villa of Maecenas at Tivoli, 1776-1831
    Watercolor over graphite on laid paper with scraping
    44.1 x 50.2 cm (17 3/8 x 19 3/4 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.12

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    The Native Bazaar, Kanea, Crete

    Edward Lear
    English, 1812-1888
    The Native Bazaar, Kanea, Crete, dated 19 April 1864
    Watercolor, pen and ink, graphite, and gouache on wove paper
    32.4 x 50.3 cm (12 3/4 x 19 13/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 73.204.30

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    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

    Polruan, Cornwall

    Thomas Rowlandson
    English, 1756-1827
    Polruan, Cornwall, after 1790
    Watercolor applied with brush, ink and pen, and graphite
    32.1 x 49.9 cm (12 5/8 x 19 5/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.20

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    A Spray of Juniper Berries

    John Ruskin
    English, 1819-1900
    A Spray of Juniper Berries, ca. 1863
    Watercolor and gouache applied with brush on card
    14.3 x 12.4 cm (5 5/8 x 4 7/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.55

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    Standing Room Only

    Edward Henry Potthast
    American, 1857-1927
    Standing Room Only, 1897
    Watercolor and pencil on illustration board
    Image: 39.4 x 56.5 cm (15 1/2 x 22 1/4 inches) (sight)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 77.009

  • Objects

    Capo di Noli, from Capo Basteggi

    Edward Lear
    English, 1812-1888
    Capo di Noli, from Capo Basteggi, 1864
    Brush and watercolor and pen and ink on blue wove paper
    17 x 50.3 cm (6 11/16 x 19 13/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 81.171.8

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    A Mountain Gorge

    Joseph Mallord William Turner
    English, 1775-1851
    A Mountain Gorge, 1836-1840
    Watercolor on paper
    22.9 x 29.2 cm (9 x 11 1/2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.58

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    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

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    Castello Madamo

    Francis Towne
    English, 1740-1816
    Castello Madamo, April 22, 1781
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and watercolor over graphite on laid paper
    Sheet: 22.2 x 27 cm (8 3/4 x 10 5/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 84.203.10

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    View of Folkstone

    Thomas Shotter Boys
    British, 1803-1874
    View of Folkstone
    Watercolor and opaque watercolor applied with brush, scraped highlights, and graphite
    27.3 x 38.1 cm (10 3/4 x 15 inches)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.954

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    Landscape with Tree and Pond in the Foreground and Village in the Distances

    Paul Sandby
    British, 1725-1809
    Landscape with Tree and Pond in the Foreground and Village in the Distances, ca.1790-1800
    Watercolor applied with brush, ink applied with brush, and graphite
    27.9 x 44.8 cm (11 x 17 5/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.8

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    View of Vesuvius Taken from Mont St. Angelo, with a Camaldolite Monastery

    Claude Louis Chatelet
    French, 1753-1794
    View of Vesuvius Taken from Mont St. Angelo, with a Camaldolite Monastery, 1770-1786
    Pen and ink and brush and brown wash with touches of watercolor on laid paper
    34.9 x 46.4 cm (13 3/4 x 18 1/4 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 38.162

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    Mahée from Fort St. George

    Edward Lear
    English, 1812-1888
    Mahée from Fort St. George, dated November 1874
    Watercolor, pen and ink, and graphite on wove paper
    Plate: 36.7 x 55.2 cm (14 7/16 x 21 3/4 inches)
    Anonymous gift 80.239.11

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    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
    Sheet: 10.8 x 26 cm (4 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Maurice H. Shulman and Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Binney III 60.020.2

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    Pont du Buech

    Joseph Mallord William Turner
    English, 1775-1851
    Pont du Buech, ca. 1843
    Watercolor, gouache, ink, and graphite on beige (now darkened) paper
    14 x 19.2 cm (5 1/2 x 7 5/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.53

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    From Shakespeare's Cliff, Dover, Kent

    George Fennel Robson
    English, 1788-1833
    From Shakespeare’s Cliff, Dover, Kent, ca. 1813-1832
    Watercolor over graphite on cream laid paper
    18.7 x 26.2 cm (7 3/8 x 10 5/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 74.107.56

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    The Hayfield

    David Cox the elder
    English, 1783-1859
    The Hayfield, 1833
    Watercolor applied with brush, scraped highlights, and graphite
    35.2 x 50.5 cm (13 7/8 x 19 7/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.24

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    Margate, from the Parade

    Philip James de Loutherbourg
    French, 1740-1812
    Margate, from the Parade, ca.1801
    Watercolor with brush and ink with pen over graphite on cream wove paper
    30.5 x 45.7 cm (12 x 18 inches)
    Anonymous gift 1986.184.16

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    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

    Hesiod

    Gustave Moreau
    French, 1826-1898
    Hesiod, early 1880s
    Watercolor and gouache with touches of graphite on wove paper
    34.9 x 20 cm (13 3/4 x 7 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 28.005

  • 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

    A Grisette

    Constantin Guys
    French, 1802-1892
    A Grisette, ca. 1859
    Pen and ink with ink and watercolor washes on wove paper
    17.5 x 22.5 cm (6 7/8 x 8 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.344

  • Objects

    Glencoe

    Joseph Mallord William Turner
    English, 1775-1851
    Glencoe, ca. 1831-1834
    Watercolor with scraping on wove paper
    9.4 x 14.3 cm (3 11/16 x 5 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 22.087

  • Objects

    Mlle. Victorine in the Costume of an Espada (Victorine Meurend)

    Édouard Manet
    French, 1832-1883
    Mlle. Victorine in the Costume of an Espada (Victorine Meurend), 1862
    Graphite, pen and ink, watercolor on tracing paper; incised for transfer
    30.5 x 22.9 cm (12 x 9 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.483

  • Objects

    Figures by a Rocky Bank in the Forest

    Thomas Hearne
    British, 1744-1817
    Figures by a Rocky Bank in the Forest
    Watercolor applied with a brush, and graphite
    29.7 x 23.5 cm (11 11/16 x 9 1/4 inches)
    Anonymous gift 72.171.41

  • Objects

    Assisi in the Province of Umbria

    John Warwick Smith
    English, 1749-1831
    Assisi in the Province of Umbria, 1794
    Watercolor and gouache over graphite on wove paper
    Plate: 12.4 x 19.1 cm (4 7/8 x 7 1/2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 72.171.39

  • Objects

    Pelican with Young

    Mary Ann Willson
    American, active 1818-1829
    Pelican with Young, ca. 1818-1829
    Watercolor and pen and ink on paper
    32.7 x 40.8 cm (12 7/8 x 16 1/16 inches)
    Jesse Metcalf Fund 44.092

  • Objects

    Landscape with Trees, Near Lincoln

    Peter De Wint
    British; English, 1784-1849
    Landscape with Trees, Near Lincoln, Late 18th century-Mid 19th Century
    Watercolor applied with brush and graphite
    32.2 x 53.3 cm (12 11/16 x 21 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.23

  • Objects

    Dover Road, Shoreham, Sussex

    Frederick Nash
    English, 1781-1858
    Dover Road, Shoreham, Sussex, ca. 1834-1856
    Transparent and opaque watercolor over graphite on cream wove paper
    27.8 x 41.1 cm (10 15/16 x 16 3/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 2005.142.116

  • Objects

    Near Underriver, Sevenoaks, Kent

    Samuel Palmer
    British, 1805-1881
    Near Underriver, Sevenoaks, Kent, ca. 1843
    Watercolor and opaque watercolor applied with brush, and ink and pen
    27.3 x 38.4 cm (10 3/4 x 15 1/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.13

  • Objects

    On Carrington Moss, Cheshire

    David Cox the elder
    English, 1783-1859
    On Carrington Moss, Cheshire, 1851
    Watercolor and graphite
    39.7 x 36.4 cm (15 5/8 x 14 5/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 81.171.18

  • Objects

    Bologna

    James Duffield Harding
    English, 1798-1863
    Bologna, 1834
    Watercolor, graphite, and gouache on blue-gray wove paper
    36.8 x 26.7 cm (14 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.953

  • Objects

    Rochester Castle

    John Sell Cotman
    British; English, 1782-1842
    Rochester Castle, ca. 1830
    Watercolor and watercolor in flour-paste medium and pen and ink over graphite on paper
    21.3 x 30.8 cm (8 3/8 x 12 1/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.7

  • Objects

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    Thomas Eakins
    American, 1844-1916
    +, 1875
    Watercolor over charcoal on paper
    Plate: 27 x 20.2 cm (10 5/8 x 7 15/16 inches)
    Jesse Metcalf Fund and Walter H. Kimball Fund 36.172

  • Objects

    Japanese Crackle Pottery with Camellias

    John La Farge
    American, 1835-1910
    Japanese Crackle Pottery with Camellias, 1879
    Watercolor on paper
    42.7 x 44.9 cm (16 13/16 x 17 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.469

  • Objects

    Pass of St. Gotthard, Switzerland

    Joseph Mallord William Turner
    English, 1775-1851
    Pass of St. Gotthard, Switzerland, ca. 1842-1843
    Watercolor, ink, and graphite on wove paper
    22.5 x 28.6 cm (8 7/8 x 11 1/4 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.59

  • Objects

    Culver Cliff from Bembridge

    Anthony Vandyke Copley Fielding
    English, 1787-1855
    Culver Cliff from Bembridge, 1847
    Watercolor with brush and ink with pen over graphite on cream laid paper
    41.3 x 58.4 cm (16 3/16 x 23 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.25

  • Objects

    Don Quixote and Sancho Panza

    Honoré Victorin Daumier
    French, 1808-1879
    Don Quixote and Sancho Panza, 1865 - 1867
    Pen and ink, watercolor, and crayon on wove paper
    14.6 x 27.9 cm (5 13/16 x 11 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 42.208

  • Objects

    St. Paul Preaching at Athens

    William Blake
    English, 1757-1827
    St. Paul Preaching at Athens, 1803
    Watercolor with touches of black chalk and scraping on wove paper
    45.7 x 31.1 cm (18 x 12 1/4 inches)
    Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 31.280

  • Objects

    Man on horseback with another saddled horse beside him

    Wilhelm von Kobell
    German, 1766 - 1853
    Man on horseback with another saddled horse beside him, after 1792
    Watercolor over black chalk (or crayon) on wove paper
    24.1 x 20.3 cm (9 1/2 x 8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 49.013

  • Objects

    Sleaford, Lincolnshire

    Joseph Mallord William Turner
    English, 1775-1851
    Sleaford, Lincolnshire, ca. 1797-98
    Watercolor applied with a brush, and graphite
    23.7 x 34.8 cm (9 5/16 x 13 11/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.3

  • Objects

    St. Mark's, Venice

    James Holland
    English, 1800-1870
    St. Mark’s, Venice, ca. 1835-1857
    Watercolor, gouache, graphite, and black chalk on wove paper
    28.9 x 20.3 cm (11 3/8 x 8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 73.204.59

  • Objects

    The Dorset Coast

    John Constable
    English, 1776-1837
    The Dorset Coast, 1816
    Watercolor applied with brush, and graphite
    8.9 x 11.8 cm (3 1/2 x 4 5/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.32

  • Objects

    Study of Four Butterflies and a Bumblebee

    Pieter Withoos
    Dutch, 1654-1693
    Study of Four Butterflies and a Bumblebee, late 17th Century
    Watercolor and gouache over graphite on vellum
    30 x 21.9 cm (11 13/16 x 8 5/8 inches)
    Ernest and Pearl Nathan Fund 82.025

  • Objects

    Road to S. Maria de Monti, Naples

    Thomas Jones
    Welsh, 1742-1803
    Road to S. Maria de Monti, Naples, 1781
    Watercolor applied with brush, and graphite
    21 x 28.1 cm (8 1/4 x 11 1/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.13

  • Objects

    Sorrow Consoled by Justice Who Points to Fame (Project for the Tomb of Monsieur Guillard)

    Jean-Antoine Houdon
    French, 1741-1828
    Philippe Hosiasson, previous attribution
    French, 1898-1978
    Sorrow Consoled by Justice Who Points to Fame (Project for the Tomb of Monsieur Guillard), 1774
    Charcoal, pen and ink, brush and wash, white heightening on tan laid paper
    34.3 x 43.2 cm (13 1/2 x 17 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 29.084

  • Objects

    A View over Chiddingstone, toward Westerham, Kent

    Robert Hills
    British; English, 1769-1844
    A View over Chiddingstone, toward Westerham, Kent, ca. 1817-1818
    Watercolor applied with brush, and graphite
    17.8 x 25.4 cm (7 x 10 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.39

  • Objects

    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

  • Objects

    Ventnor, Isle of Wight

    George Barret the Younger
    English, 1767-1842
    Ventnor, Isle of Wight, ca. 1821-1823
    Watercolor with brush and ink with pen over graphite on cream laid paper
    Sheet: 15.2 x 22.7 cm (6 x 8 15/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 83.217.4

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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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    Dazio Grande

    Joseph Mallord William Turner
    English, 1775-1851
    Dazio Grande, 1842
    Watercolor applied with a brush, and graphite
    Sheet: 24.1 x 29.7 cm (9 1/2 x 11 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Richard Brown Baker in memory of his parents, Harvey and Marion Baker 84.080

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    St. Andrew's, Brunswick

    Samuel Prout
    British, 1783-1852
    St. Andrew’s, Brunswick, after 1824
    Watercolor and opaque watercolor applied with brush, and ink and pen
    41.9 x 26.7 cm (16 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches)
    Anonymous Gift 70.118.36

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    View of the Basilica of Constantine

    François-Marius Granet
    French, 1775-1849
    View of the Basilica of Constantine, ca. 1802-1824
    Brush and watercolor and pen and ink over graphite on wove paper
    15.2 x 12.9 cm (6 x 5 1/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 68.034

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    The Bay of Naples

    William Marlow
    British, 1740-1813
    The Bay of Naples, 1765-1795
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and watercolor over graphite on laid paper
    27 x 37.6 cm (10 5/8 x 14 13/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 75.116.38

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    Valle Crucis Abbey (called)

    Thomas Girtin
    British, 1775-1802
    Valle Crucis Abbey (called), ca. 1798
    Watercolor and ink applied with brush, and graphite
    17.5 x 27.5 cm (6 7/8 x 10 13/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.5

  • Objects

    Yvette Guilbert Taking a Curtain Call

    Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
    French, 1864-1901
    Yvette Guilbert Taking a Curtain Call, 1894
    Watercolor, crayon, oil and white heightening on tracing paper mounted on cardboard
    41.7 x 24.5 cm (16 7/16 x 9 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 35.540

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    The Crucifixion between the Two Thieves

    Hans Bol
    Flemish, 1534-1593
    The Crucifixion between the Two Thieves, 1587
    Watercolor and shell gold on vellum mounted onto board
    26.4 x 19.7 cm (10 3/8 x 7 3/4 inches)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 62.119

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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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    Spercheius

    Edward Lear
    English, 1812-1888
    Spercheius, 29 June 1848
    Pen and ink, watercolor, over graphite on blue-grey paper
    18.1 x 29.1 cm (7 1/8 x 11 7/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 74.107.39

  • Objects

    Exmouth

    George Jones
    English, 1786-1869
    Exmouth, ca. 1812-1814
    Transparent and opaque watercolor on blue wove paper
    11.4 x 18.9 cm (4 1/2 x 7 7/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 72.171.18

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    Antique Ruins with Figures

    Hubert Robert
    French, 1733-1808
    Antique Ruins with Figures, ca. 1765-1778
    Pen and ink, brush and wash,watercolor, and white heightening over black chalk on paper
    56.5 x 71.9 cm (22 1/4 x 28 5/16 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 38.152

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    Studies of Butterflies and Insects

    Unknown artist
    Studies of Butterflies and Insects, late 17th Century-early 18th Century
    Watercolor on vellum
    23.5 x 28.9 cm (9 1/4 x 11 3/8 inches)
    Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 31.089

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    Hunting Dogs in Boat (Waiting for the Start)

    Winslow Homer
    American, 1836-1910
    Hunting Dogs in Boat (Waiting for the Start), 1889
    Watercolor with sponging and scraping over graphite on paper
    35.6 x 50.8 cm (14 x 20 inches)
    Gift of Jesse H. Metcalf 94.005

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    Plain of Thebes, Egypt

    Edward Lear
    English, 1812-1888
    Plain of Thebes, Egypt, 1885
    Watercolor and gouache with touches of varnish on wove paper
    17.8 x 37.5 cm (7 x 14 13/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.60

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    The Card Player

    Paul Cézanne
    French, 1839-1906
    The Card Player, ca. 1890-1892
    Graphite and watercolor on wove paper
    48.6 x 36.2 cm (19 1/8 x 14 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 42.211

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    Off Portsmouth

    James Baker Pyne
    English, 1800-1870
    Off Portsmouth, 1837
    Transparent and opaque watercolor over graphite on cream laid paper
    26.2 x 37.5 cm (10 5/16 x 14 3/4 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.51

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    Sunset

    George Chinnery
    British; English, 1774-1852
    Sunset, Late 18th Century-Mid 19th Century
    Watercolor applied with brush, ink and pen, and graphite
    11.4 x 17.3 cm (4 1/2 x 6 13/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 73.204.6

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    Garf Harbor, Malta

    Edward Lear
    English, 1812-1888
    Garf Harbor, Malta, 1866
    Watercolor and gouache applied with brush, ink and pen, and graphite
    38.1 x 53.5 cm (15 x 21 1/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.57

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    Philae

    Edward Lear
    English, 1812-1888
    Philae, dated 7 February 1854
    Pen and ink, watercolor, and graphite on grey paper (now tan)
    23.7 x 35.2 cm (9 5/16 x 13 7/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 74.107.33

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    The Baths of Caracalla from the Villa Mattei

    Giovanni Battista Lusieri
    Italian, ca. 1755-1821
    The Baths of Caracalla from the Villa Mattei, 1781
    watercolor on laid paper
    46 x 64.8 cm (18 1/8 x 25 1/2 inches)
    Museum Purchase: Anonymous gift 57.098

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    Trompe l'Oeil

    Wilhelm Robart
    Dutch, active 1770s
    Trompe l’Oeil, 1770s
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, watercolor, and chalk
    Sheet: 39.1 x 36 cm (15 3/8 x 14 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Barnet Fain 2001.93.2

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    Design for Bronze Lamp for Col. R. H. I. Goddard

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Design for Bronze Lamp for Col. R. H. I. Goddard, ca. 1890
    Pencil and watercolor on brown paper
    33.7 x 39.4 cm (13 5/16 x 15 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.54.1

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    Design for an Ewer

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Design for an Ewer, ca. 1900
    Pencil and watercolor on paper
    55.2 x 34.9 cm (21 11/16 x 13 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.71

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    Design for a Sanctuary Lamp

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Design for a Sanctuary Lamp, ca. 1900
    Pencil, watercolor, and gouache on cardboard
    71.8 x 28.6 cm (28 3/16 x 11 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.94

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    Design for Bronze Lamp for Col. R. H. I. Goddard

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Design for Bronze Lamp for Col. R. H. I. Goddard, ca. 1890
    Pencil and watercolor on paper
    43.2 x 27 cm (17 x 10 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.54.2

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    Design for a Loving Cup

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Design for a Loving Cup, ca. 1897
    Pencil, ink, watercolor, and gouache on gray paper
    50.8 x 53.3 cm (20 x 21 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.77

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    Design for Westminster Mastiff Club Cup

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Design for Westminster Mastiff Club Cup, 1889
    Pencil, ink, watercolor, gouache, and crayon on paper
    51.1 x 38.4 cm (20 1/8 x 15 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.73

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    Design for a Tray

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Design for a Tray, ca. 1910
    Pencil, gouache, and watercolor on tracing paper
    30.5 x 47.9 cm (12 x 18 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.81

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    Design for a Vase

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Design for a Vase, ca. 1900
    Pencil, watercolor, and gouache on paper
    39 x 22.2 cm (15 3/8 x 8 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.70

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    Design for a Compote

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Design for a Compote, ca. 1910
    Pencil, ink, watercolor, and gouache on tan paper
    34.3 x 23.5 cm (13 1/2 x 9 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.92

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    Design for a Compote

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 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 a Bonbon Dish

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Design for a Bonbon Dish, Martele, ca. 1910
    Pencil, watercolor, and crayon on paper
    36.5 x 39.7 cm (14 3/8 x 15 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.45.1917

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    Partial Design

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Partial Design, Martele, ca. 1905
    Pencil and watercolor on paper
    17.1 x 11.4 cm (6 11/16 x 4 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.45.2229

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    Design for three Vases

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Design for three Vases, Martele, ca. 1905
    Pencil and watercolor on paper
    55.9 x 69.5 cm (22 x 27 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.45.2246