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    Castle on the Edge of a Lake

    Jonathan Skelton

    Late 1850s
    Castle on the Edge of a Lake
    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

  • Objects

    Sketch for a Bending Apostle (Study for the Last Supper)

    Agostino Carracci

    Ca. 1593-1594
    Sketch for a Bending Apostle (Study for the Last Supper)
    Black chalk on buff paper
    14.1 x 14.8 cm (5 9/16 x 5 13/16 inches)
    gift of Winslow and Anna Ames in Memory of William H. Edwards 76.134

  • Objects

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

    John Robert Cozens

    1778-1790
    Lake Nemi with a Distant View of Genzano (and Monte Circeo)
    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

    Early 18th century
    The Marriage at Cana
    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

  • Objects

    Keswick Lake from Castlerigg Farm

    John Warwick Smith

    Ca. 1790-1800
    Keswick Lake from Castlerigg Farm
    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

    Pernicious Dream

    John Flaxman

    Ca. 1792-1794
    Pernicious Dream
    Pen and ink with graphite framing lines
    21.6 x 27.9 cm (8 1/2 x 11 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.126

  • Objects

    The Birthday Party

    Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo

    Divertimento per li ragazzi (Diversion for the Children), ca. 1797
    The Birthday Party
    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

  • Objects

    Sketches of Four Figures

    Jacopo Palma, il Giovane

    Ca. 1580s
    Sketches of Four Figures
    Pen and ink on beige paper
    14.9 x 10 cm (5 7/8 x 3 15/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 58.149

  • Objects

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

    Felice Giani

    1785-1790
    Vestal Virgins Showing the Will of Augustus to Tiberius and the Senate
    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

  • Objects

    Le Chevalier de Lamothe

    Pier-Leone Ghezzi

    Ca. 1725
    Le Chevalier de Lamothe
    Pen and ink over traces of chalk on laid paper
    30 x 20 cm (11 13/16 x 7 7/8 inches) varies up to 8.0625 in.
    Gift of Janos Scholz 52.128

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    Adam and Eve

    Jan Gossaert

    Ca. 1525
    Adam and Eve
    Chalk on two sheets joined together
    62.1 x 45.9 cm (24 7/16 x 18 1/16 inches)
    Walter H. Kimball Fund 48.425

  • Objects

    Frozen Canal before a Farm in Winter

    Esaias van de Velde I

    Ca. 1628
    Frozen Canal before a Farm in Winter
    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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    Lunette Design with Madonna and Child Enthroned, Flanked by Two Flying Angels

    Tommaso Minardi

    Ca. 1815-1835
    Lunette Design with Madonna and Child Enthroned, Flanked by Two Flying Angels
    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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    Portrait of Signora Licinia Lena, Marchesa Mantinenghi

    Ottavio Mario Leoni

    1626
    Portrait of Signora Licinia Lena, Marchesa Mantinenghi
    Black, red, and white chalks on blue laid paper (now faded)
    Sheet: 22.2 x 15.9 cm (8 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.275

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    Recto: Stage Setting in Antique Funerary Hall

    Gaspare Galliari

    Ca. 1779-1823
    Recto: Stage Setting in Antique Funerary Hall
    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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    Buttercups, Red Clover, and Plantain

    Albrecht Dürer

    1526
    Buttercups, Red Clover, and Plantain
    Watercolor and gouache on vellum
    29.7 x 21.8 cm (11 11/16 x 8 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Brockholst Smith in memory of her mother, Jane W. Bradley 38.053

  • Objects

    Near Tivoli

    Richard Cooper II

    1770-1814
    Near Tivoli
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, and watercolor over graphite on laid paper
    Image: 35.2 x 63.5 cm (13 7/8 x 25 inches)
    Anonymous gift 2005.142.77

  • Objects

    The Villa of Maecenas at Tivoli

    John Warwick Smith

    1776-1831
    The Villa of Maecenas at Tivoli
    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

  • Objects

    A Sacrifice in the Temple of Jupiter

    Gabriel François Doyen

    Late 18th century
    A Sacrifice in the Temple of Jupiter
    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

  • Objects

    The Arrest of Christ

    Giorgio Vasari

    Ca. 1560s
    The Arrest of Christ
    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

    1748
    King Lear and Cordelia in Chains
    Watercolor and chalk
    Diameter: 31.3 cm (12 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Benjamin Olch 27.229

  • Objects

    Erminia Among the Shepherds

    Luigi Garzi

    Ca. 1680-1700
    Erminia Among the Shepherds
    Black and white chalk on blue paper
    25.1 x 37.3 cm (9 7/8 x 14 11/16 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 58.002

  • Objects

    Christ Bearing the Cross

    Anthony van Dyck

    1617-1618
    Christ Bearing the Cross
    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

  • Objects

    Castello Madamo

    Francis Towne

    April 22, 1781
    Castello Madamo
    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

    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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    The Queen of Sheba

    Giovanni Battista Zelotti

    1540-1578
    The Queen of Sheba
    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

    Benedetto Luti

    Late 17th Century
    Venus and Adonis
    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

  • Objects

    Castel Sant 'Angelo

    Victor Jean Nicolle

    Ca. 1779-1811
    Castel Sant ‘Angelo
    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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    Landscape with Tree and Pond in the Foreground and Village in the Distances

    Paul Sandby

    Ca.1790-1800
    Landscape with Tree and Pond in the Foreground and Village in the Distances
    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

    1770-1786
    View of Vesuvius Taken from Mont St. Angelo, with a Camaldolite Monastery
    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

  • Objects

    The Hayfield

    David Cox the elder

    1833
    The Hayfield
    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

  • Objects

    The Gallery of the Palazzo dei Conservatori in Rome

    Hubert Robert

    1762
    The Gallery of the Palazzo dei Conservatori in Rome
    Crayon on laid paper
    45.4 x 33.8 cm (17 7/8 x 13 5/16 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 38.149

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    Margate, from the Parade

    Philip James de Loutherbourg

    Ca.1801
    Margate, from the Parade
    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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    Coastal Scene with Figures, Ships and Buildings

    Thomas Gainsborough

    Ca. 1775-1780
    Coastal Scene with Figures, Ships and Buildings
    Black and white chalks with stumping on blue laid paper (now faded)
    24.1 x 31.1 cm (9 1/2 x 12 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.120

  • Objects

    Roman Temples and Ruins

    Victor Jean Nicolle

    Ca. 1779–1811
    Roman Temples and Ruins
    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

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    Christ Healing the Paralytic

    Carlo Maratta

    Ca. 1650-1700
    Christ Healing the Paralytic
    Pen and ink and black chalk on paper
    31.3 x 22.9 cm (12 5/16 x 9 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.156

  • Objects

    Landscape with Town

    Marco Ricci

    Late 17th Century-Early 18th Century
    Landscape with Town
    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

    Design for an Interior Elevation

    Franz Xaver Habermann

    18th Century
    Design for an Interior Elevation
    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

    Ca. 1677
    Madonna and Child with Four Saints
    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

    St. Margaret and Dragon

    Unknown artist, Flemish

    Late 15th/early 16th century
    St. Margaret and Dragon
    Ink, tempera, and gold on vellum
    6.7 x 5.1 cm (2 5/8 x 2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 82.190.1

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    Figures by a Rocky Bank in the Forest

    Thomas Hearne

    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

    Landscape with Trees, Near Lincoln

    Peter De Wint

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

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    Study for Hercules in the Garden of the Hesperides (recto)

    Carlo Maratta

    Ca. 1692
    Study for Hercules in the Garden of the Hesperides (recto)
    (recto) Pen and ink, brush and wash, over graphite on thick, moderately textured beige paper; (verso) brush and wash, graphite
    44.4 x 38.6 cm (17 7/16 x 15 3/16 inches) (recto)
    Anonymous gift 52.194

  • Objects

    Tomb of Caecilia Metella

    Jonathan Skelton

    Mid-18th Century
    Tomb of Caecilia Metella
    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

  • Objects

    Country Dance

    Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo

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

  • Objects

    The Badminton Victory

    Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo

    Divertimento per li ragazzi, ca. 1797
    The Badminton Victory
    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

    Workshop of an Artist

    Cesare Pollini

    Late 16th century- early 17th century
    Workshop of an Artist
    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

  • Objects

    Resurrection of Christ

    Hans Bol

    Ca. 1573
    Resurrection of Christ
    Pen and ink, brush and wash with white heightening over traces of chalk on paper
    27.3 x 9.8 cm (10 3/4 x 3 7/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 52.304

  • Objects

    On Carrington Moss, Cheshire

    David Cox the elder

    1851
    On Carrington Moss, Cheshire
    Watercolor and graphite
    39.7 x 36.4 cm (15 5/8 x 14 5/16 inches)
    Anonymous gift 81.171.18

  • Objects

    Blopsen

    Matthäus Merian the elder

    Ca. 1625
    Blopsen
    Pen and ink and chalk on laid paper
    8.7 x 14.5 cm (3 7/16 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 49.125

  • Objects

    Banks of the Tiber

    Richard Wilson

    1757
    Banks of the Tiber
    Red and white chalk on laid paper
    16.8 x 21.9 cm (6 5/8 x 8 5/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 2006.122.9

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    Descent from the Cross

    Luca Cambiaso

    Ca. 1570
    Descent from the Cross
    Pen and ink, brush and wash on laid paper
    41.9 x 28.7 cm (16 1/2 x 11 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Miss Ellen D. Sharpe 50.298

  • Objects

    Studies for a Dream of Joseph

    Simone Cantarini

    Date unknown
    Studies for a Dream of Joseph
    Red chalk on white paper
    25.4 x 17.1 cm (10 x 6 3/4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.142

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    Moses Driving the Sheperds from the Well

    Nicolas Poussin

    Ca. 1647
    Moses Driving the Sheperds from the Well
    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

  • Objects

    Martyrdom of a Male Saint

    Gaspare Diziani

    Ca. 1740
    Martyrdom of a Male Saint
    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

  • Objects

    Study of an Antique Head of Julius Caesar

    Francesco Mazzuoli, called II Parmigianino

    Ca. 1530/31-1535
    Study of an Antique Head of Julius Caesar
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, white heightening on laid paper
    8.6 x 7 cm (3 3/8 x 2 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.517

  • Objects

    Pope Pius V Crowns Cosimo I De'Medici Grand Duke of Tuscany

    Cesare Nebbia

    Late 1580s
    Pope Pius V Crowns Cosimo I De’Medici Grand Duke of Tuscany
    pen and wash technique on 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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    Portrait of the Painter Giuseppe Amedeo Aliberti

    Edmé Bouchardon

    1732
    Portrait of the Painter Giuseppe Amedeo Aliberti
    Red chalk on laid paper
    26 x 22.9 cm (10 1/4 x 9 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 49.472

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    Study for Dead Christ with Angels

    Pasquale Andrea Marini

    Ca. 1682 - 1712
    Study for Dead Christ with Angels
    Pen and ink on white paper
    16.8 x 24.3 cm (6 5/8 x 9 5/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 59.048

  • Objects

    Lady Dressing

    Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo

    Ca. 1780-1790
    Lady Dressing
    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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    Study of Three Figures (saint Augustine, Saint Monica, and the Virgin Mary)

    Perugino

    Ca. 1506
    Study of Three Figures (saint Augustine, Saint Monica, and the Virgin Mary)
    Pen and ink on paper
    26.7 x 19.8 cm (10 1/2 x 7 13/16 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 35.009

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    God Cursing Cain after the Murder of Abel

    Benedetto Luti

    Early 18th Century
    God Cursing Cain after the Murder of Abel
    Red chalk on laid paper
    33.8 x 22.9 cm (13 5/16 x 9 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.435

  • Objects

    Triumph of David

    Maerten van Heemskerck

    1559
    Triumph of David
    pen and ink over underdrawing in black chalk on paper; incised for transfer
    18.3 x 26 cm (7 3/16 x 10 5/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 51.095

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    The Annunciation

    Charles Mellin

    Ca. 1630
    The Annunciation
    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

    Ca. 1797-98
    Sleaford, Lincolnshire
    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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    The Dorset Coast

    John Constable

    1816
    The Dorset Coast
    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

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    Study of Four Butterflies and a Bumblebee

    Pieter Withoos

    Late 17th Century
    Study of Four Butterflies and a Bumblebee
    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

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    Arch of Titus

    Victor Jean Nicolle

    Ca. 1779–1811
    Arch of Titus
    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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    Early Design for the Tomb of Pope Clement VII

    Baccio Bandinelli

    Ca. 1534-1536
    Early Design for the Tomb of Pope Clement VII
    Pen and ink on paper
    Image: 35.4 x 21.4 cm (13 15/16 x 8 3/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 51.507

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

    Jean-Antoine Houdon

    1774
    Sorrow Consoled by Justice Who Points to Fame (Project for the Tomb of Monsieur Guillard)
    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

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    Portrait of Stanislas III Poniatowski

    Angelica Kauffmann

    Ca. 1788
    Portrait of Stanislas III Poniatowski
    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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    A View over Chiddingstone, toward Westerham, Kent

    Robert Hills

    Ca. 1817-1818
    A View over Chiddingstone, toward Westerham, Kent
    Watercolor applied with brush, and graphite
    17.8 x 25.4 cm (7 x 10 inches)
    Anonymous gift 71.153.39

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    Landscape with a Waterfall

    Thomas Gainsborough

    Early 18th Century-Late 18th Century
    Landscape with a Waterfall
    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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    (recto) Hercules Victorious over the Hydra; (verso) Study of Hercules, roman soldier's head, ornaments

    Giovanni Battista Bertani

    Ca. 1558
    (recto) Hercules Victorious over the Hydra; (verso) Study of Hercules, roman soldier’s head, ornaments
    Pen and ink with traces of red chalk on paper
    45.7 x 30.5 cm (18 x 12 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 65.078

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    Head of a Boy

    Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo

    Before 1780
    Head of a Boy
    Red and white chalks on blue laid paper
    24.8 x 18.6 cm (9 3/4 x 7 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 73.078

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    The Bay of Naples

    William Marlow

    1765-1795
    The Bay of Naples
    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 for Malchus

    Anthony van Dyck

    Before 1621
    Study for Malchus
    Black chalk on paper
    24.5 x 37.2 cm (9 5/8 x 14 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.443

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    Third View on the Reichenbach

    John Robert Cozens

    1776
    Third View on the Reichenbach
    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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    Figure Study

    Jacopo da Empoli

    Late 16th-early 17th Century
    Figure Study
    Red chalk on antique laid paper
    31.3 x 21.9 cm (12 5/16 x 8 5/8 inches)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.1008

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    The Crucifixion between the Two Thieves

    Hans Bol

    1587
    The Crucifixion between the Two Thieves
    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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    Study of Two Female Arms, One Holding a Rose Garland

    Nicolas Bernard Lépicié

    1770-1775
    Study of Two Female Arms, One Holding a Rose Garland
    Black and white chalk on prepared paper
    Sheet: 47.6 x 40.2 cm (18 3/4 x 15 13/16 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund and Mary B. Jackson Fund 1987.082

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    Study after Alessandro Vittoria's Bust of Giulio Contarini

    Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

    Ca. 1743
    Study after Alessandro Vittoria’s Bust of Giulio Contarini
    Chalk on paper
    23.7 x 16.5 cm (9 5/16 x 6 1/2 inches) (approx.)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 48.427

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    The Dead Christ, Sacrifice of a Bull (recto)

    Girolamo da Carpi

    1549-1553
    The Dead Christ, Sacrifice of a Bull (recto)
    Pen and ink
    27.8 x 18.4 cm (10 15/16 x 7 1/4 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 22.229

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    Antique Ruins with Figures

    Hubert Robert

    Ca. 1765-1778
    Antique Ruins with Figures
    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 Magi

    Unknown artist, Italian

    Late 17th-early 18th century
    Adoration of the Magi
    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

    Daniel Schellinks

    17th Century
    Study of Trees
    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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    Studies of Butterflies and Insects

    Unknown artist

    Late 17th Century-early 18th Century
    Studies of Butterflies and Insects
    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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    Landscape with Bridge and Figures (recto)

    Giovanni Francesco Grimaldi

    17th Century
    Landscape with Bridge and Figures (recto)
    Pen and ink on laid paper
    19.7 x 26.4 cm (7 3/4 x 10 3/8 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 61.001

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    Study of Nude

    Unknown artist, French; Italian

    Ca. 1550
    Study of Nude
    pen and ink
    21.9 x 16.5 cm (8 5/8 x 6 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.451

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    Portrait of Achille de Silly, Cômte de la Roche

    Unknown artist, French

    16th century
    Portrait of Achille de Silly, Cômte de la Roche
    Graphite and red chalk on laid paper
    33 x 22.5 cm (13 x 8 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke in memory of Dr. Gustav Radeke 25.002

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    Woman with Book

    Francesco Salviati

    1520 - 1563
    Woman with Book
    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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    Satyr Head

    Giuseppe Cesari

    Ca. 1620
    Satyr Head
    Red chalk on paper
    28.9 x 22.2 cm (11 3/8 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.064

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    Sunset

    George Chinnery

    Late 18th Century-Mid 19th Century
    Sunset
    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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    Study for St. William of Aquitaine

    Guercino

    17th Century
    Study for St. William of Aquitaine
    Chalk on paper
    30 x 16 cm (11 13/16 x 6 5/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 32.031

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    Scenes from the Life of Saint Joseph

    Marco Tullio Montagna

    Ca. 1630-1631
    Scenes from the Life of Saint Joseph
    Pen and ink, brush and wash over graphite on medium-weight cream paper
    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)

    Luis Tristán de Escamilla

    Early 17th century
    Ecce Home (recto)
    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

    Ca.1603
    Study for Fall of Simon Magus
    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

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    Trompe l'Oeil

    Wilhelm Robart

    1770s
    Trompe l’Oeil
    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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    Landscape with Grindstone

    Unknown artist, Italian

    Ca. 1600-1640
    Landscape with Grindstone
    Pen and ink on paper
    Sheet: 21.3 x 32.7 cm (8 3/8 x 12 7/8 inches)
    INV2006.499

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    Virgin and Child with the Infant John the Baptist

    Francesco Mazzuoli, called II Parmigianino

    Ca. 1527-1530
    Virgin and Child with the Infant John the Baptist
    Pen and ink, brown wash, heightened with white, over traces of black chalk on buff paper
    13 x 12.1 cm (5 1/8 x 4 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Alys Acworth Rickett who spend a very happy childhood with Harvey A. Bakers in Providence as a little English girl during World War II 2009.53