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    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian, Italy
    Textile fragment, 1550-1650
    Silk
    Length: 61 cm (24 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.245

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    Still Life with Figure

    Attributed to Michele Pace del Campidoglio
    Italian, ca. 1610-ca. 1670
    Abraham Brueghel, previous attribution
    Flemish, 1631-1690
    Still Life with Figure, ca. 1660
    Oil on canvas
    122.2 x 160.7 cm (48 1/8 x 63 1/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 60.107

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    Virgin of the Annunciation

    Matteo di Giovanni di Bartolo
    Italian, ca. 1430-1495
    Virgin of the Annunciation, ca. 1474
    Tempera and gold on wood panel
    73.7 x 41.9 x 3.2 cm (29 x 16 1/2 x 1 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Robert Lehman 57.301

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    Entry into the Ark

    Dosso Dossi
    Italian, ca. 1486-ca. 1542
    Entry into the Ark, ca. 1520
    Oil on canvas
    107 x 112.4 x 7.6 cm (42 1/8 x 44 1/4 x 3 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 54.177

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    The Continence of Scipio

    Attributed to Andrea Casali
    Italian, 1705 - 1784
    The Continence of Scipio, ca. 1743
    Oil on canvas
    50.8 x 65.4 cm (20 x 25 3/4 inches)
    Jesse Metcalf Fund 75.027

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    Landscape with Bathers

    Attributed to Domenichino
    Italian, 1581-1641
    Landscape with Bathers, ca. 1600-1630
    Oil on canvas
    77.2 x 132.7 cm (30 3/8 x 52 1/4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 55.107

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    The Dying Mazzini (Mazzini morente)

    Silvestro Lega
    Italian, 1826-1895
    The Dying Mazzini (Mazzini morente), 1873
    Oil on canvas
    76.5 x 100.3 cm (30 1/8 x 39 1/2 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 59.071

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    Perseus and Andromeda

    Giuseppe Cesari
    Italian, 1568-1640
    Perseus and Andromeda, ca. 1592
    Oil on slate
    70.5 x 54.9 cm (27 3/4 x 21 5/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 57.167

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    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian, Italy
    Textile fragment, 16th century
    Silk
    Length: 27.9 cm (11 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.188

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    Adoration of the Shepherds

    Leandro Bassano
    Italian, 1557-1622
    Adoration of the Shepherds, ca. 1592-1594
    Oil on canvas
    104.1 x 167.6 cm (41 x 66 inches)
    Museum puchase: bequest of Lyra Brown Nickerson, by exchange 81.093

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    The Colosseum

    Giovanni Paolo Pannini
    Italian, 1691-1765
    The Colosseum, ca. 1750
    Oil on canvas
    41.3 x 74.6 cm (16 1/4 x 29 3/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 56.094

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    Handled dipper

    Unknown artist, Italo-Greek, Italy
    Handled dipper, 550 BC / 400 BC
    Terracotta
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 1993.042

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    Casket

    Studio of Baldessare degli Embriachi
    Italian; Venetian, ca. 1390-1409
    Casket, c. 1400
    Bone, wood and horn
    Width: 31.8 x 22.9 cm (12 1/2 x 9 inches) (base)
    Gift of the Estate of W. Phelps Warren 85.075.8

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    Portrait of a Boy as Eros

    Unknown artist, Greek
    Portrait of a Boy as Eros, late 1st/2nd century CE
    Marble
    17.8 x 15.2 x 16.8 cm (7 x 6 x 6 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 03.009

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    The Birth of the Virgin

    Francesco Bassano II
    Italian, 1549-1592
    The Birth of the Virgin, ca. 1588
    Oil on canvas
    100.7 x 82.9 x 7.6 cm (39 5/8 x 32 5/8 x 3 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 52.318

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    Male figure in the guise of Hermes

    Unknown artist, Roman
    Male figure in the guise of Hermes, early second century CE
    Marble
    92.7 x 41.6 x 28.6 cm (36 1/2 x 16 3/8 x 11 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 03.008

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    Tivoli

    Jean-Victor Bertin
    French, 1767-1842
    Tivoli, ca. 1835-1842
    Oil on canvas
    48.9 x 65.1 cm (19 1/4 x 25 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Robert R. Endicott 56.214

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    Sketch for an Altarpiece

    Jacopo Bassano
    Italian, 1510-1592
    Sketch for an Altarpiece, ca. 1575
    Oil on canvas
    45.7 x 36.8 x 6.4 cm (18 x 14 1/2 x 2 1/2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 57.158

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    Time Revealing Truth

    Pompeo Girolamo Batoni
    Italian, 1708-1787
    Time Revealing Truth, ca. 1740-1745
    Oil on canvas
    119.4 x 89.2 cm (47 x 35 1/8 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 59.065

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    A Meal at Home

    Pietro Longhi
    Italian, ca. 1700-1785
    A Meal at Home, ca. 1753
    Oil on canvas
    61.9 x 50.5 cm (24 3/8 x 19 7/8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 34.1371

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    The Rape of Europa

    Scarsellino
    Italian, ca. 1550-1620
    The Rape of Europa, ca. 1590
    Oil on canvas
    118.1 x 163.2 cm (46 1/2 x 64 1/4 inches)
    Bequest of Miss Ellen D. Sharpe 54.147.75

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    The Virgin and Child Appearing to Saint Francis of Assisi

    Francesco Vanni
    Italian, 1563-1610
    The Virgin and Child Appearing to Saint Francis of Assisi, 1599
    Oil on canvas
    266.1 x 182.9 cm (104 3/4 x 72 inches)
    Corporate Membership Fund 57.227

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    Cleopatra

    After Carlo Maratta
    Italian, 1625-1713
    Cleopatra, ca. 1695
    Oil on canvas mounted on cardboard
    114.3 x 81.9 cm (45 x 32 1/4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 59.007

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    Sabine Mountain

    Attributed to Andrea Locatelli
    Italian, 1695-1741
    Sabine Mountain, ca. 1730
    Oil on canvas
    97.5 x 134 x 5.1 cm (38 3/8 x 52 3/4 x 2 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Morgan W. Rogers in memory of Lucy B. Rogers 49.124

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    Fishermen's Houses, Giudecca

    Martin Rico y Ortega
    Spanish, 1833-1908
    Fishermen’s Houses, Giudecca, ca. 1896
    Oil on panel
    34.9 x 24.1 cm (13 3/4 x 9 1/2 inches)
    Bequest of George Pierce Metcalf 57.238

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    Table

    Unknown artist, Italian, Italy
    Table, ca.1500-1600
    Walnut and mahogany
    82.6 x 374 x 104.8 cm (32 1/2 x 147 1/4 x 41 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray Danforth 45.073

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    The Celian Hill from the Palatine

    Charles Lock Eastlake
    English, 1793-1865
    The Celian Hill from the Palatine, ca. 1823
    Oil on canvas
    33.5 x 44.8 x 6.4 cm (13 3/16 x 17 5/8 x 2 1/2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 56.099

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    The Annunciation, Modello for Altarpiece for the Scuola di San Rocco

    Studio of Francesco Solimena
    Italian, 1657-1747
    The Annunciation, Modello for Altarpiece for the Scuola di San Rocco, ca. 1733
    Oil on canvas
    128.1 x 75.6 x 6.4 cm (50 7/16 x 29 3/4 x 2 1/2 inches)
    Jesse Metcalf Fund 69.044

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    Toilet of Venus

    Michele Rocca
    Italian, ca. 1670-ca. 1751
    Toilet of Venus, ca. 1750
    Oil on canvas
    49.5 x 36.5 cm (19 1/2 x 14 3/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 55.029

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    Sketch for a Battle Scene: Tancred and Clorinda

    Domenico Tintoretto
    Italian, 1560-1635
    Sketch for a Battle Scene: Tancred and Clorinda, ca. 1586-1600
    Oil on canvas
    71.1 x 41.9 x 8.9 cm (28 x 16 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 53.122

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    The Death of Cleopatra

    Domenico Maria Muratori
    Italian, 1661-1744
    The Death of Cleopatra, ca. 1720
    Oil on canvas
    95.3 x 73 x 5.1 cm (37 1/2 x 28 3/4 x 2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 58.088

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    Portrait of an English Gentleman

    Anton Raphael Mengs
    German, 1728-1779
    Portrait of an English Gentleman, ca. 1754
    Oil on canvas
    99.1 x 73.3 cm (39 x 28 7/8 inches)
    Corporate Membership Fund 57.281

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    Portrait of Augustus

    Unknown artist, Roman
    Portrait of Augustus, early 1st century
    Marble (from Paros)
    24.3 x 20.3 x 17.5 cm (9 5/8 x 8 x 6 7/8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 26.160

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    The Angel of Fame

    Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
    Italian, 1696-1770
    The Angel of Fame, ca. 1750
    Fresco on plaster
    198.1 x 330.8 cm (78 x 130 3/16 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 32.246

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    The Trinity in Glory

    Carlo Dolci
    Italian, 1616-1687
    The Trinity in Glory, ca.1640
    Oil on canvas
    69.5 x 59.7 cm (27 3/8 x 23 1/2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 59.009

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    Cardinal Taddeo Liugi dal Verme

    Giovanni Battista Gaulli
    Italian, 1639-1709
    Cardinal Taddeo Liugi dal Verme, ca. 1700
    Oil on canvas
    90.8 x 74.9 cm (35 3/4 x 29 1/2 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 55.106

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    Daniel in Judgment of the Elders

    School of Jacopo Tintoretto
    Italian, 1519-1594
    Daniel in Judgment of the Elders, ca. 1575
    Oil on canvas
    57.5 x 113.7 x 3.2 cm (22 5/8 x 44 3/4 x 1 1/4 inches)
    Anonymous gift 57.159

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    Scuola di San Marco with the Loggia Erected for Benediction of Pope Pius VI, May 19, 1782

    Francesco Guardi
    Italian, 1712-1793
    Scuola di San Marco with the Loggia Erected for Benediction of Pope Pius VI, May 19, 1782, ca. 1782
    Oil on canvas
    38.7 x 32.4 cm (15 1/4 x 12 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 53.115

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    Landscape with a Mill

    Sébastien Bourdon
    French, 1616-1671
    Landscape with a Mill, ca. 1653- 1657
    Oil on canvas
    86 x 105.1 cm (33 7/8 x 41 3/8 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 51.506

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    Praxiteles Giving Phryne his Statue of Cupid

    Angelica Kauffmann
    Swiss, 1741-1807
    Praxiteles Giving Phryne his Statue of Cupid, 1794
    Oil on canvas
    43.3 x 48.6 cm (17 1/16 x 19 1/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 59.008

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    St. Sebastian

    Guido Reni
    Italian, 1575-1642
    St. Sebastian, ca. 1615
    Oil on canvas
    134.3 x 91.4 cm (52 7/8 x 36 inches)
    Museum Gift Fund 55.112

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    Joseph Sold to the Ishmaelites

    Matteo Rosselli
    Italian, 1578-1650
    Joseph Sold to the Ishmaelites, ca. 1630
    Oil on canvas
    136.5 x 104.8 cm (53 3/4 x 41 1/4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 66.310

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    Portrait of a Cavalier with His Hunting Dogs

    Bartolomeo Passarotti
    Italian, 1529-1592
    Portrait of a Cavalier with His Hunting Dogs, ca. 1570-1580
    Oil on canvas
    197.5 x 114.9 cm (77 3/4 x 45 1/4 inches)
    Corporate Membership Fund 62.064

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    Chasuble fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian; Venetian, Italy
    Chasuble fragment, ca. 1500
    Silk
    81.3 x 24.8 cm (32 x 9 13/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 59.125

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    Christ Ministered to by the Angels

    Domenico Fetti
    Italian, ca. 1589-1623
    Christ Ministered to by the Angels, ca. 1620
    Oil on canvas
    89.5 x 78.1 cm (35 1/4 x 30 3/4 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 36.003

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    Portrait of a Gentleman

    Pompeo Girolamo Batoni
    Italian, 1708-1787
    Portrait of a Gentleman, ca. 1760-1765
    Oil on canvas
    76.2 x 62.9 x 6.4 cm (30 x 24 3/4 x 2 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Jack Linsky 57.263

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    The Sacrifice of Iphigenia

    Francesco de Mura
    Italian, 1696-1782
    The Sacrifice of Iphigenia, ca. 1727
    Oil on canvas
    96.5 x 128.6 cm (38 x 50 5/8 inches)
    Museum Gift Fund 55.113

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    Boot tights

    Anne Klein and Co., design label
    American, est. 1965
    Donna Karan, head designer
    American, b.1948
    Boot tights, early 1980s
    Viscose, nylon, elastic, leather, warp knit, pile
    97.8 x 24.1 x 7.9 cm (38 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 3 1/8 inches)
    Gift of the Estate of Peggy Cone 2001.73.83

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    "Delphos" dress

    Mariano Fortuny y Madrazo, designer
    Spanish, 1871-1949
    ”Delphos” dress, 1912
    Pleated silk satin with Murano glass beads and silver pigment hand-printed sash
    Center back length: 185.4 cm (73 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Beatrice Murray Willis 2006.25.2

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    Evening dress

    Maria Monaci Gallenga
    Italian
    Evening dress, ca. 1920
    Silk, metallic pigment, metallic yarn
    Center back length: 133.4 cm (52 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Beatrice Murray Willis 2006.25.4

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    Etruscan (strung into a necklace in modern times)

    Unknown artist
    Etruscan (strung into a necklace in modern times), 6th century BCE
    Plain and granulated beads, gold
    Length: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2007.26

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    Women's shoes

    Roger Vivier, designer
    French, b. 1913
    Saks Fifth Avenue, retailer
    American, 20th century
    Women’s shoes, late 1960’s
    Gilt leather embellished with rhinestones
    Gift of Paula Granoff 2009.45.9

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    Backless Blouse

    Basso and Brooke, design label
    Bruno Basso, designer
    Brazilian, b. 1978
    Chris Brooke, designer
    English, b. 1978
    Backless Blouse, 2008
    Rayon plain weave embellished with metallic yarn, metal sequins, and beads
    44.5 x 39.4 cm (17 1/2 x 15 1/2 inches) (greatest)
    Museum Purchase 2009.62.2

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    Dress

    Consuela Castiglioni, designer
    Swiss, b. 1954
    Dress, ca. 2008
    Cotton; linen; viscose; wool; acetate; rayon
    Center back length: 87.6 cm (34 1/2 inches)
    Museum Purchase 2009.62.3