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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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    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

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    Flirtation

    Thomas Rowlandson
    English, 1756-1827
    Flirtation, Mid 18th Century-Mid 19th Century
    Pen and ink; wash technique; chalk
    12.1 x 19.4 cm (4 3/4 x 7 5/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.21

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    Canonteign

    John White Abbott
    British, 1763-1851
    Canonteign
    Pen and ink and brush and wash on paper
    23.2 x 19.2 cm (9 1/8 x 7 9/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 82.196.9

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    The Birthday Party

    Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo
    Italian, 1727-1804
    The Birthday Party, Divertimento per li ragazzi (Diversion for the Children), ca. 1797
    Pen and ink, wash and brush over black chalk on white laid paper
    29.2 x 40.6 cm (11 1/2 x 16 inches)
    Gift of Murray S. Danforth, Jr. 1987.017

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    Man with a Beret

    Attributed to Édouard Manet
    French, 1832-1883
    Man with a Beret, 19th Century
    Brush and wash on paper
    Sheet: 12.9 x 10.3 cm (5 1/16 x 4 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Emile Wolf 1988.081

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    Vestal Virgins Showing the Will of Augustus to Tiberius and the Senate

    Felice Giani
    Italian, 1758-1823
    Vestal Virgins Showing the Will of Augustus to Tiberius and the Senate, 1785-1790
    Brush and wash, pen and ink, with white heightening on cream paper
    44 x 83.5 cm (17 5/16 x 32 7/8 inches) (irregular)
    Gift of Mr. Janos Scholz 57.246

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    Windsor Castle and Town from the South

    Richard Cooper II
    British, 1740-after 1814
    Windsor Castle and Town from the South, Mid 18th Century-Early 19th Century
    Pen and ink and brush and wash and graphite on paper
    62.9 x 133 cm (24 13/16 x 52 3/8 inches)
    Anonymous Gift 71.153.28

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    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

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    David and Abigail

    Hendrik de Clerck
    Flemish, 1570-1629
    David and Abigail, ca. 1610
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, over traces of framing lines in black chalk
    23 x 40.2 cm (9 1/8 x 15 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Miss Ellen D. Sharpe 50.302

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    Imaginary Scene of a a Galley in a Mediterranean Harbor

    Unknown artist, Dutch
    Imaginary Scene of a a Galley in a Mediterranean Harbor, 1650 - 1680
    Pen and ink and wash technique on paper
    20.8 x 29.1 cm (8 3/16 x 11 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John Steiner 82.029

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    Lunette Design with Madonna and Child Enthroned, Flanked by Two Flying Angels

    Tommaso Minardi
    Italian, 1787-1871
    Lunette Design with Madonna and Child Enthroned, Flanked by Two Flying Angels, ca. 1815-1835
    Pen and ink, wash and brush, and graphite on laid paper, traced for transfer
    27.9 x 50.6 cm (11 x 19 15/16 inches) (irregular)
    Gift of Janos Scholz 57.247

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    Design for a Corner Desk and Chair

    Johann Jacob Schübler
    German, 1689-1742
    Design for a Corner Desk and Chair, early 18th century
    Graphite and pen and ink on heavy wove paper
    27.3 x 17.5 cm (10 3/4 x 6 7/8 inches)
    Museum purchase: gift of Westcote H. Chesebrough, Mrs. Murray S. Danforth, Mrs. Davenport West, by exchange, and bequest of Martha B. Lisle, by exchange 84.165.1

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    Smalschip Recaulking on the Dutch Dunes

    Ludolf Backhuysen I
    Dutch, 1631-1708
    Smalschip Recaulking on the Dutch Dunes, 1670 - 1690
    Pen and ink and wash technique with graphite underdrawing
    9.5 x 14.9 cm (3 13/16 x 5 7/8 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 31.358

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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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    A Sacrifice in the Temple of Jupiter

    Attributed to Gabriel François Doyen
    French, 1726 - 1806
    A Sacrifice in the Temple of Jupiter, late 18th century
    Pen and ink, brush and wash on blue paper
    36.5 x 58.3 cm (14 3/8 x 22 7/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 63.019

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    The Arrest of Christ

    Giorgio Vasari
    Italian, 1511-1574
    The Arrest of Christ, ca. 1560s
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and black chalk, squared for transfer, on cream laid paper
    8.9 x 14.3 cm (3 1/2 x 5 5/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.082

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    King Lear and Cordelia in Chains

    Thomas Stothard
    British, 1755-1834
    King Lear and Cordelia in Chains, 1748
    Watercolor and chalk
    Diameter: 31.3 cm (12 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Benjamin Olch 27.229

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    Coastal Scene

    Unknown artist
    In the style of Ludolf Backhuysen I
    Dutch, 1631-1708
    Coastal Scene, 19th century
    Pen and ink on paper
    14.9 x 23.5 cm (5 7/8 x 9 1/4 inches) varies from 9”
    Museum Works of Art Fund 60.040

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    Scarborough

    Thomas Barker
    British, 1769-1847
    Scarborough, n.d
    Pen and brown ink, blue and grey washes over graphite on wove paper
    12.4 x 33 cm (4 7/8 x 13 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.16

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    On Lock Awe

    John White Abbott
    British, 1763-1851
    On Lock Awe, 1791
    Pen and ink, watercolor, brush and wash, and graphite on paper
    18.9 x 23.8 cm (7 3/8 x 9 3/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 72.171.48

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    Triumphal Car Depicting the Allegory of Vice

    Cigoli, previous attribution
    Italian, 1559-1613
    School of Florence, previous attribution

    School of Bologna
    Triumphal Car Depicting the Allegory of Vice, Mid 16th Century-Early 17th Century
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, over graphite on antique laid paper
    22.5 x 41.6 cm (8 7/8 x 16 3/8 inches) (varies to 8.5)
    Gift of Miss Ellen D. Sharpe 50.301

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    Bacchus

    After Peter Paul Rubens
    Flemish, 1577-1640
    Bacchus, Late 16th Century-Mid 17th Century
    Black chalk, brush with wash heightened with white body color, slight traces of ink with brush point
    37.5 x 27.9 cm (14 13/16 x 11 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.463

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    Christ Bearing the Cross

    Anthony van Dyck
    Flemish, 1599-1641
    Christ Bearing the Cross, 1617-1618
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and chalk on laid paper
    20.3 x 17 cm (8 x 6 11/16 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 31.359

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    Castello Madamo

    Francis Towne
    English, ca. 1740-1816
    Castello Madamo, April 22, 1781
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and watercolor over graphite on laid paper
    20.9 x 26.9 cm (8 1/4 x 10 9/16 inches) (sheet)
    Anonymous gift 84.203.10

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    Rainbow: A View on the Rhine from Dunkholder Vinyard, of Ostersprey and Feltzen below Bosnart

    Joseph Mallord William Turner
    English, 1775-1851
    Rainbow: A View on the Rhine from Dunkholder Vinyard, of Ostersprey and Feltzen below Bosnart, ca. 1819
    Watercolor applied with brush with scraped highlights
    18.7 x 29.2 cm (7 3/8 x 11 1/2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.2

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    The Queen of Sheba

    Giovanni Battista Zelotti
    Italian, 1526-1578
    The Queen of Sheba, ca. 1562
    Pen and ink with brush and wash over chalk on paper
    29.1 x 20.2 cm (11 7/16 x 7 15/16 inches)
    Gift of the Wunsch Americana Foundation, Inc. 71.093

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    Venus and Adonis

    Attributed to Benedetto Luti
    Italian; Florentine, 1666-1724
    Venus and Adonis, Late 17th Century
    Pen and brush and brown ink (possibly black originally) over graphite
    24.8 x 18.4 cm (9 3/4 x 7 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.434

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    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

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    On Top of Mount Splugen

    Francis Towne
    English, ca. 1740-1816
    On Top of Mount Splugen, 1781
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and watercolor on laid paper
    20.9 x 15.5 cm (8 1/4 x 6 1/8 inches) (sheet)
    Anonymous Gift 70.118.52

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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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    Study of a Crouching Man

    Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione
    Italian, 1609 - 1664
    Study of a Crouching Man, Early 17th Century-Mid 17th Century
    pen and ink and wash technique on white paper
    20.8 x 14.1 cm (8 3/16 x 5 5/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 57.138

  • Objects

    Man and Woman

    Augustin Théodule Ribot
    French, 1823-1891
    After Antoine Watteau
    French, 1684-1721
    Man and Woman, 19th century
    Brush and wash on paper
    23.8 x 17.5 cm (9 3/8 x 6 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 22.158

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    Horsemen in a Landscape

    Jacques Courtois
    French, 1621-1676
    Horsemen in a Landscape, ca. 1640-47
    Pen and ink and brush and wash on buff paper (recto)
    22.2 x 34.8 cm (8 13/16 x 13 11/16 inches) slightly irregular
    Gift of Mr. Walter Lowry 56.180

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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

    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

    Lazzarone (Neapolitan Vagrant)

    Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
    Italian, 1696-1770
    Lazzarone (Neapolitan Vagrant), 18th Century
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and graphite on paper
    23.2 x 14.3 cm (9 1/8 x 5 5/8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 31.321

  • 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

    Madonna and Child with Four Saints

    Guillaume Courtois, called Il Borgognone
    French, active Italy, 1628 - 1679
    Madonna and Child with Four Saints, ca. 1677
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, squared with red chalk for transfer, on cream paper
    19.2 x 13.1 cm (7 9/16 x 5 3/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 57.024

  • Objects

    Secunder Mali and a Distant View of Madara

    Thomas Daniell
    British; English, 1749-1840
    Secunder Mali and a Distant View of Madara, Mid 18th Century-Mid 19th Century
    Brush and wash and pencil on paper
    24.1 x 37.9 cm (9 1/2 x 14 7/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 82.196.25

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    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

    Tavern Interior

    After Adriaen van Ostade
    Dutch, 1610-1685
    Tavern Interior, 17th Century
    Pen with iron gall ink, brush with wash, graphite underdrawing
    16.4 x 24.3 cm (6 3/8 x 9 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 23.320

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    Allegory

    Jacob Jordaens the Younger
    Flemish, 1593-1678
    Allegory, 17th Century
    Black and red chalk, brush with ink washes, and traces of body color or chalk
    30.5 x 27.6 cm (12 x 10 7/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 53.002

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    Hercules in the Garden of the Hesperides

    Carlo Maratta
    Italian, 1625-1713
    Hercules in the Garden of the Hesperides, ca. 1692
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, over graphite
    44.4 x 38.6 cm (17 7/16 x 15 3/16 inches) (recto)
    Anonymous gift 52.194

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    Gathering with Lady at Piano

    Constantin Guys
    French, 1802-1892
    Gathering with Lady at Piano, 19th Century
    Ink and pen and brush with graphite on wove paper
    14 x 22 cm (5 1/2 x 8 11/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 71.080

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    Tomb of Caecilia Metella

    Attributed to Jonathan Skelton
    British, fl. ca. 1754-1758
    Tomb of Caecilia Metella, mid-18th Century
    Pen and ink and brush and wash over graphite on laid paper
    Sheet: 18.4 x 25.7 cm (7 1/4 x 10 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Miss Elizabeth T. Casey 1988.102.1

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    Country Dance

    Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo
    Italian, 1727-1804
    Country Dance, Divertimento per li ragazzi (Diversion for the Children), ca. 1797
    Pen and ink, wash and brush over chalk on paper
    28.7 x 41.1 cm (11 5/16 x 16 3/16 inches)
    Bequest of George Pierce Metcalf 57.239

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    The Badminton Victory

    Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo
    Italian, 1727-1804
    The Badminton Victory, Divertimento per li ragazzi (Diversion for the Children), ca. 1797
    Pen and ink, wash and brush over black chalk on white paper
    29.4 x 41.4 cm (11 9/16 x 16 5/16 inches)
    Bequest of George Pierce Metcalf 57.240

  • Objects

    Orpheus

    Cornelis van Poelenburgh
    Dutch, ca. 1593-1667
    Orpheus, 17th Century
    Pen and ink and wash on paper
    9.5 x 14.9 cm (3 13/16 x 5 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.523

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    Michel Attend Christophe

    Paul Gavarni
    French, 1804-1866
    Michel Attend Christophe, 19th Century
    Pen and ink and wash and brush on paper
    33 x 21 cm (13 x 8 5/16 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 19.045

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    Workshop of an Artist

    Cesare Pollini
    Italian, ca. 1560-ca. 1630
    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

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    Landscape with Two Windmills and a Town

    After Jan Brueghel the Elder
    Flemish, 1568-1625
    Landscape with Two Windmills and a Town, after 1607
    Pen and brushpoint with ink, brush and blue and green (faded to blue) washes on antique laid paper
    20 x 31.4 cm (7 7/8 x 12 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Henry D. Sharpe 50.297

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    The Resurrection of Christ

    Hans Bol
    Netherlandish, 1534-1593
    The Resurrection of Christ, ca. 1573
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, heightened with white gouache, over traces of black chalk
    Plate/Image: 27.3 x 9.8 cm (10 3/4 x 3 7/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 52.304

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    The Descent from the Cross

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

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    Autumn

    Jacob de Wit
    Dutch, 1695-1754
    Autumn, Late 17th Century-Mid 18th Century
    Pen and ink with brush and wash and white heightening
    11.4 x 17.5 cm (4 1/2 x 6 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.454

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    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

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    Villa Loredan a Paese (Villa Loredan at Paese)

    Francesco Guardi
    Italian, 1712-1793
    Villa Loredan a Paese (Villa Loredan at Paese), ca. 1774-1786
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and red chalk on paper
    29.8 x 54 cm (11 11/16 x 21 5/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 57.250

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    Mother & Child

    Jan de Bisschop
    Dutch, 1628-1671
    Mother & Child, after 1655
    Bister ink and wash technique on paper, incised for transfer
    36.8 x 27.3 cm (14 1/2 x 10 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Maida and George Abrams in memory of Professor J.Q. van Regteren Altena 81.099

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    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

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    The Arch of the Old Abbey, Evesham

    Joseph Mallord William Turner
    English, 1775-1851
    The Arch of the Old Abbey, Evesham, 1793
    Brush and wash, watercolor, and pen and ink over graphite on paper
    21.6 x 27.8 cm (8 1/2 x 10 7/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.60

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    Deposition

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Deposition, 19th Century
    pen and ink and wash technique on Chinese white on white paper turned buff
    12.1 x 17 cm (4 11/16 x 6 11/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.153

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    Martyrdom of a Male Saint

    Gaspare Diziani
    Italian, 1689-1767
    Martyrdom of a Male Saint, ca. 1740
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and white heightening on medium brown paper
    23.2 x 19.2 cm (9 1/8 x 7 5/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 57.136

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    Stourhead:The Lake, looking towards the Temple of Flora with the Church and Market Cross

    Sir Copplestone Wawick Bampfylde
    English, 1720-1791
    Stourhead:The Lake, looking towards the Temple of Flora with the Church and Market Cross, ca. 1750-1770
    Watercolor over graphite on wove paper
    Anonymous gift 71.153.18

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    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

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    Dublin

    Francis Place
    English, 1647-1728
    Dublin, ca. 1699
    Graphite, pen and ink, brush and wash on two joined sheets of laid paper
    29.8 x 90.8 cm (11 3/4 x 35 3/4 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.26

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    Lady Dressing

    Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo
    Italian, 1727-1804
    Lady Dressing, ca. 1780-1790
    Pen and ink with brush and wash on cream paper
    27.3 x 19.4 cm (10 3/4 x 7 5/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 57.139

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    The Annunciation

    Charles Mellin
    French, ca. 1597-1649
    The Annunciation, ca. 1630
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, over traces of black chalk, reworked with white body color over graphite on laid paper
    18.4 x 21.3 cm (7 1/4 x 8 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 54.185

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    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

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    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

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    Landscape (Farm Buildings at the Dijk) (recto); Partial Landscape with Trees and Fence (verso)

    Rembrandt van Rijn
    Dutch, 1606-1669
    Landscape (Farm Buildings at the Dijk) (recto); Partial Landscape with Trees and Fence (verso), ca. 1648
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, gouache on antique cream laid paper (recto); black chalk (verso)
    14.5 x 25.9 cm (5 11/16 x 10 3/16 inches)
    Jesse Metcalf Fund and Mary B. Jackson Fund 49.134

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    Gungarapetta, Waterfall near Vatlagunta, Madras

    William Daniell
    British, 1769-1837
    Gungarapetta, Waterfall near Vatlagunta, Madras, 1792
    Graphite, ink with pen, and ink and watercolor with brush on laid paper
    30.8 x 54.5 cm (12 1/8 x 21 3/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 72.171.11

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    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

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    Otterton Park

    John White Abbott
    British, 1763-1851
    Otterton Park, Mid 18th Century-Mid 19th Century
    Pen and ink and brush and wash on paper
    Sheet: 18.4 x 27 cm (7 1/4 x 10 5/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 75.116.1

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    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

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    Inquisition Scene

    Jusepe de Ribera
    Spanish, 1591-1652
    Inquisition Scene, after 1635
    Pen and ink, brush and wash on thin antique white laid paper
    20.6 x 16.5 cm (8 1/8 x 6 1/2 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 56.060

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    Roman Soldier

    Circle of Cesare Nebbia
    Italian, ca. 1536-1614
    Roman Soldier, ca. 1580
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, over graphite
    39 x 22.7 cm (15 3/8 x 8 7/8 inches)
    Bequest of Lyra Brown Nickerson, by exchange 82.037

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    Ventnor, Isle of Wight

    George Barret the Younger
    British; 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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    Landscape with a Waterfall

    Thomas Gainsborough
    English, 1727-1788
    Landscape with a Waterfall, Early 18th Century-Late 18th Century
    Watercolor applied with brush, and crayon
    Plate: 20.3 x 25.7 cm (8 x 10 1/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 73.204.21

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    The Pyramid of Caius Cestius

    Jacob van der Ulft
    Dutch, 1627-1689
    The Pyramid of Caius Cestius, mid- to late-17th century
    Brush and wash over black chalk on paper
    29.5 x 40.2 cm (11 5/8 x 15 13/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 60.055

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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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    Study of Old Man's Head

    Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
    Italian, 1696-1770
    Study of Old Man’s Head, 18th Century
    Pen and ink, brush and wash on paper
    25.4 x 19.2 cm (10 x 7 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 29.025

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    In Lolldong Null

    William Daniell
    British, 1769-1837
    In Lolldong Null, Late 18th Century-Early 19th Century
    Pencil and brush and wash on paper
    23.3 x 37 cm (9 3/16 x 14 5/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.46

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    Third View on the Reichenbach

    John Robert Cozens
    English, 1752-1799
    Third View on the Reichenbach, 1776
    Ink washes applied with brush, ink and pen, watercolor, and graphite
    36.5 x 23.5 cm (14 3/8 x 9 1/4 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.154.31

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    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

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    Seven Sisters' Rock

    Ramsay Richard Reinagle
    British, 1775-1862
    Seven Sisters’ Rock, Late 18th Century-Mid 19th Century
    Wash and brush, gouache, and pencil on paper
    27 x 37.5 cm (10 5/8 x 14 3/4 inches)
    Anonymous gift 83.217.25

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    The Birth of Asklepios

    Pietro Fancelli
    Italian, 1764-1850
    The Birth of Asklepios, 1764-1850
    Ink and color washes over traces of graphite on laid paper
    24.9 x 33.3 cm (9 13/16 x 13 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Gilman Angier 73.121

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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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    Adoration of the Shepherds

    Valentin Lefebvre
    Flemish, ca. 1641-ca. 1680
    Adoration of the Shepherds, 17th Century
    Pen and ink and wash over graphite, squared in red chalk for transfer
    19.8 x 29.4 cm (7 13/16 x 11 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Miss Ellen D. Sharpe 50.304

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    Battle Scene

    Horace Vernet
    French, 1789-1863
    Battle Scene, Late 18th Century-Mid 19th Century
    Pen and ink and brush and wash on paper
    25.1 x 40.5 cm (9 7/8 x 15 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.442

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    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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    Study of Trees

    Attributed to Daniel Schellinks
    Dutch, 1627-1701
    Study of Trees, 17th Century
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, charcoal, and white heightening on laid paper
    30 x 24.1 cm (11 13/16 x 9 1/2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 1987.109.2

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    Study for a Wall Decoration, I

    Jacob de Wit
    Dutch, 1695-1754
    Study for a Wall Decoration, I, Late 17th Century-Mid 18th Century
    Pen and ink and brush and wash on paper
    15.9 x 9.2 cm (6 5/16 x 3 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.518

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    Saint John the Baptist Preaching the New Religion

    Giovanni Paolo Pannini
    Italian, 1691-1765
    Saint John the Baptist Preaching the New Religion, 1733
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, watercolor and chalk on paper
    28.6 x 23 cm (11 3/16 x 9 1/8 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 84.224

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    The Last Judgment

    Pieter Jansz. Pourbus
    Flemish, 1523/24-1584
    The Last Judgment, ca. 1551
    Pen and wash with white lead heightening on medium smooth beige paper, glued to medium weight paper, affixed to a blue and gold mount
    36.4 x 28.6 cm (14 5/16 x 11 1/4 inches)
    Bequest of John M. Crawford, Jr. 1989.110.2

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    Study of A Horse

    School of Eugène Delacroix
    French, 1798-1863
    Study of A Horse, ca. 1815-1830
    Ink and pen and brush with graphite on wove paper
    22.5 x 33 cm (8 7/8 x 13 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 23.052

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    Woman with Book

    Francesco Salviati
    Italian, 1510-1563
    Woman with Book, 1520 - 1563
    Pen and ink with brush and wash on paper
    19.1 x 9.2 cm (7 1/2 x 3 5/8 inches)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.1009

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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
    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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    Study for Fall of Simon Magus

    Francesco Vanni
    Italian, 1563-1610
    Study for Fall of Simon Magus, ca.1603
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and black chalk
    9.6 x 17.8 cm (3 3/4 x 7 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund and Museum Gift Fund 58.005