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    The Entombment

    Martin Schongauer, designer
    German, ca. 1430-1491
    The Entombment, The Passion, ca. 1480
    Engraving, trimmed within platemark
    Plate: 16.4 x 11.4 cm (6 7/16 x 4 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 32.185

  • Objects

    Yamauba and Her Son Kintaro

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Yamauba and Her Son Kintaro, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 21.1 cm (8 5/16 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.8

  • Objects

    Abraham and the Three Angels

    Lucas van Leyden, designer
    Netherlandish, ca. 1494-1533
    Abraham and the Three Angels, 1513
    Engraving, trimmed within platemark
    Plate: 17.8 x 13.8 cm (7 x 5 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Murray S. Danforth, Jr. 50.326

  • Objects

    Takeuchi no Sukune Praying by the Sea

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Takeuchi no Sukune Praying by the Sea, Five Examples of Long Life, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Length: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.13

  • Objects

    Gula (Gluttony)

    Hieronymus Wierix
    Flemish, ca. 1553-1619
    After Philip Galle, designer
    Netherlandish, 1537-1612
    Gula (Gluttony), Seven Capital Sins, before 1612
    Engraving
    Plate: 18.7 x 13.3 cm (7 3/8 x 5 1/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.060.6

  • Objects

    Madonna with the Pear

    Albrecht Dürer, designer
    German, 1471-1528
    Madonna with the Pear, 1511
    Engraving, trimmed to platemark
    Plate: 15.7 x 10.8 cm (6 3/16 x 4 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 32.184

  • Objects

    Huang Chuping with a stone Goate (Huang Chuping and the Goat)

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Huang Chuping with a stone Goate (Huang Chuping and the Goat), 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 21.9 cm (8 5/8 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.7

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    Presentation of Christ at the Temple

    Francesco Villamena, designer
    Italian, 1566-1624
    After Paolo Veronese, painter
    Presentation of Christ at the Temple, 1597
    Engraving
    Plate: 43.2 x 58.1 cm (17 x 22 7/8 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 66.102

  • Objects

    Procession of Soldiers

    Johann Theodor de Bry, designer
    Netherlandish, 1561-1623
    After Jost Amman
    Swiss; German, 1539-1591
    After Hans Weigel, the elder
    German, 1549-1577
    Procession of Soldiers, 1576-1623
    Etching and engraving
    Plate: 4.6 x 28.6 cm (1 13/16 x 11 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 49.008

  • Objects

    Christ with the Cross

    Hendrick Goltzius, designer
    Dutch, 1558-1617
    Quatre Vents, publisher
    Christ with the Cross, ca. 1578
    engraving
    44 x 34.3 cm (17 5/16 x 13 1/2 inches) (plate)
    Gift of Miss Ellen D. Sharpe 50.314

  • Objects

    Thetis and Chiron

    Georg Pencz, designer
    German, ca. 1500-1550
    Thetis and Chiron, 1543
    Engraving, trimmed within platemark
    Plate: 13.5 x 18.7 cm (5 5/16 x 7 3/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 71.005

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    Two Putti . . . Striking Another Who Is Holding a Child

    Master of the Die
    Italian; or; German, b. ca. 1512, fl. 1533
    After Raphael, designer
    Italian, 1483-1520
    Two Putti … Striking Another Who Is Holding a Child, ca. 1530-1550
    Engraving
    Plate: 20.6 x 27.8 cm (8 1/8 x 10 15/16 inches)
    Museum purchase: anonymous gift 51.012

  • Objects

    Design for Two Spoons and a Dog Whistle

    Heinrich Aldegrever, designer
    German, 1502-ca. 1560
    Design for Two Spoons and a Dog Whistle, 1539
    Engraving on laid paper
    6.7 x 9.9 cm (2 5/8 x 3 7/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 53.011

  • Objects

    Plum (Ume)

    Gyodai
    Japanese, 1st half of the 19th century
    Sakuseki, previous attribution
    Japanese, 19th century
    Plum (Ume)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 19.4 x 16.7 cm (7 5/8 x 6 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.624

  • Objects

    The Martyrdom of St. Lawrence

    Marcantonio Raimondi
    Italian, ca. 1480-ca. 1534
    After Baccio Bandinelli, designer
    Italian, 1493-1560
    The Martyrdom of St. Lawrence, ca 1525
    Engraving, trimmed to platemark
    Plate: 43.2 x 58.1 cm (17 x 22 7/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 59.085

  • Objects

    Portrait of Dirck Volkertsz. Coornhert

    Hendrick Goltzius, designer
    Dutch, 1558-1617
    Portrait of Dirck Volkertsz. Coornhert, ca. 1591-1592
    Engraving, trimmed along and within platemark
    Plate: 52.2 x 41.3 cm (20 9/16 x 16 1/4 inches) (border plate)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1166

  • Objects

    The Parable of the Good Shepherd

    Philip Galle
    Netherlandish, 1537-1612
    After Pieter Bruegel I, designer
    Flemish, b. 1525-1530, d. 1569
    The Parable of the Good Shepherd, 1565
    Engraving
    Plate: 22.4 x 29.5 cm (8 13/16 x 11 5/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 52.072

  • Objects

    Urashima Taro

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Urashima Taro, Five Examples of Long Life, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 22.1 cm (8 11/16 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.12

  • Objects

    The Trinity Adored by the Virgin and St. John the Baptist

    Unknown artist, German
    The Trinity Adored by the Virgin and St. John the Baptist, 15th Century
    Woodcut
    Plate: 7.8 x 7.5 cm (3 1/16 x 2 15/16 inches)
    Gift of the Collector’s Corner 50.041

  • Objects

    St. Anthony Tormented by Demons

    Martin Schongauer, designer
    German, ca. 1430-1491
    St. Anthony Tormented by Demons, ca. 1470-1475
    Engraving on laid paper
    Plate: 31.1 x 22.5 cm (12 1/4 x 8 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 30.015

  • Objects

    Portrait of Titian

    Agostino Carracci, engraver (printmaker)
    Italian, 1557-1602
    After Titian, designer
    Italian; Venetian, 1488/90-1576
    Portrait of Titian, 1587
    Engraving
    Plate: 32.1 x 23.2 cm (12 5/8 x 9 1/8 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1155

  • Objects

    Section from Last Judgment (upper right, angels and arma Christi)

    Nicolas Beatrizet, printmaker
    French, 1515-after 1565
    After Michelangelo Buonarroti, designer
    Italian, 1475-1564
    Section from Last Judgment (upper right, angels and arma Christi), 1562
    Engraving
    Plate: 23.8 x 51.1 cm (9 3/8 x 20 1/8 inches) (irregular)
    Museum Membership Fund 70.055

  • Objects

    The Return of the Prodigal Son

    Hans Sebald Beham, designer
    German, 1500-1550
    The Return of the Prodigal Son, The Prodigal Son, 1540
    Engraving
    Plate: 5.9 x 9.7 cm (2 5/16 x 3 13/16 inches)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.624D

  • Objects

    The Fight Between Ulysses and Irus

    Jan Harmensz. Muller
    Dutch, 1571-1628
    After Cornelis Cornelisz van Haarlem, designer
    Dutch, 1562-1638
    Hendrick Goltzius, publisher
    Dutch, 1558-1617
    The Fight Between Ulysses and Irus, 1589
    Engraving
    Plate: 42.6 x 33 cm (16 3/4 x 13 inches)
    Gift of Murray S. Danforth, Jr. 50.321

  • Objects

    Superbia (Pride)

    Hieronymus Wierix
    Flemish, ca. 1553-1619
    After Philip Galle, designer
    Netherlandish, 1537-1612
    Superbia (Pride), Seven Capital Sins, before 1612
    Engraving
    Plate: 18.7 x 13.3 cm (7 3/8 x 5 1/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.060.2

  • Objects

    Departure of the Prodigal Son

    Hans Sebald Beham, designer
    German, 1500-1550
    Departure of the Prodigal Son, The Prodigal Son, 1540
    Engraving
    Plate: 5.9 x 9.8 cm (2 5/16 x 3 7/8 inches)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.624A

  • Objects

    The Prodigal Son Feasting

    Hans Sebald Beham, designer
    German, 1500-1550
    The Prodigal Son Feasting, The Prodigal Son, 1540
    Engraving
    Plate: 5.1 x 9 cm (2 x 3 1/2 inches)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.624B

  • Objects

    The Prodigal Son Reduced to a Swineherd

    Hans Sebald Beham, designer
    German, 1500-1550
    The Prodigal Son Reduced to a Swineherd, The Prodigal Son, 1540
    Engraving
    Plate: 5.9 x 9.8 cm (2 5/16 x 3 7/8 inches)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.624C

  • Objects

    St. Paul Preaching at Athens

    Marcantonio Raimondi
    Italian, ca. 1480-ca. 1534
    After Raphael, designer
    Italian, 1483-1520
    St. Paul Preaching at Athens, ca. 1517-1520
    Engraving
    Plate: 26.5 x 35.1 cm (10 7/16 x 13 13/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 59.079

  • Objects

    The Prodigal Son

    Jacob de Gheyn II
    Dutch, 1565-1629
    After Karel van Mander I, designer
    Dutch; Flemish, 1548-1606
    Ger. Valk, publisher
    The Prodigal Son, 1596
    Engraving (left sheet of two)
    Plate: 41.3 x 33.2 cm (16 1/4 x 13 1/16 inches)
    Walter H. Kimball Fund 47.414.1

  • Objects

    Sacrifice of a Pig

    Adamo Scultori
    Italian, ca. 1530-1585
    After Giulio Romano, designer
    Italian, 1492/1499-1546
    Sacrifice of a Pig, ca. 1547-1587
    Engraving, trimmed within platemark
    Plate: 11.6 x 15.9 cm (4 9/16 x 6 1/4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 65.057

  • Objects

    Nox

    Hendrick Goltzius, designer
    Dutch, 1558-1617
    Nox, Children of Demogorgon, ca. 1594
    Chiaroscuro woodcut from three blocks in ochre, brown, and black
    Plate: 34.8 x 26.2 cm (13 11/16 x 10 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Henry D. Sharpe 50.152

  • Objects

    Courtesan and Attendants

    Hayami Shungyosai
    Japanese, ca. 1760-1823
    Courtesan and Attendants, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.5

  • Objects

    Genius with the Alphabet

    Hans Sebald Beham, designer
    German, 1500-1550
    Genius with the Alphabet, 1542
    Engraving on paper
    Plate: 4.5 x 7.9 cm (1 3/4 x 3 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Henry D. Sharpe 46.524

  • Objects

    Lady and the Fortuneteller (La Bohemienne)

    Jacob de Gheyn II, designer
    Dutch, 1565-1629
    Nicolas de Clerck, publisher
    Lady and the Fortuneteller (La Bohemienne), ca. 1600
    Engraving
    Plate: 26.4 x 20.3 cm (10 3/8 x 8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 58.053

  • Objects

    The Vision of St. Bernard

    Dirk Vellert, designer
    early Netherlandish; Flemish, fl. 1511-1544
    The Vision of St. Bernard, 1524
    Engraving, trimmed within platemark
    Plate: 17.1 x 12.2 cm (6 3/4 x 4 13/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 51.508

  • Objects

    Demogorgon in the Cave of Eternity

    Hendrick Goltzius, designer
    Dutch, 1558-1617
    Demogorgon in the Cave of Eternity, Children of Demogorgon, ca. 1588-90
    Chiaroscuro woodcut from three blocks in tan, green, and black
    Plate: 34.8 x 26 cm (13 11/16 x 10 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Henry D. Sharpe 49.049

  • Objects

    Sant Claren (Saint Clare)

    Unknown artist, German
    Günther Zainer, printer
    d. ca. 1478
    Sant Claren (Saint Clare), Leben de Heiligen, Winterteil (Lives of the Saints, Winter Part), 1471
    Woodcut with hand coloring
    Plate: 7.6 x 7 cm (3 x 2 3/4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 43.021

  • Objects

    The Virgin and Two Angels

    Lucas van Leyden, designer
    Netherlandish, ca. 1494-1533
    The Virgin and Two Angels, 1523
    Engraving, trimmed along and within platemark
    Plate: 15.1 x 10.3 cm (5 15/16 x 4 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 32.187

  • Objects

    Asahina with a Turtle (from a Soga play)

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Asahina with a Turtle (from a Soga play), From an untitled series, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 21.1 cm (8 5/16 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.2

  • Objects

    Virgin and Child with Saints Ulrich and Afra

    Unknown artist, German, Augsburg; Augsburg
    Erhard Ratdolt, printer
    German, 1447-1528
    Virgin and Child with Saints Ulrich and Afra, ca. 1490s
    woodcut; hand coloring
    25.7 x 16.2 cm (10 1/8 x 6 3/8 inches) (plate)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 30.086

  • Objects

    Proserpine

    Hendrick Goltzius, designer
    Dutch, 1558-1617
    Proserpine, Children of Demogorgon, ca. 1588-90
    Chiaroscuro woodcut from three blocks in tan, green, and black
    Plate: 34.9 x 26 cm (13 3/4 x 10 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Henry D. Sharpe 50.150

  • Objects

    Shubyoshi Dancer

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Shubyoshi Dancer, From an untitled series, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Length: 21.9 cm (8 5/8 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.1

  • Objects

    Synergetic Building Construction Octetruss

    R. Buckminster Fuller, designer
    American, 1895-1983
    American Serigraphics Co., printer

    Carl Solway Gallery, publisher

    Hennegan Co., printer
    Synergetic Building Construction Octetruss, From the porfolio Inventions:Twelve Around One
    Screenprint on clear polyester film over a screenprint on Lennox paper
    Sheet: 76.2 x 101.6 cm (30 x 40 inches)
    Gift of Hasbro, Inc. 1994.050.7A

  • Objects

    The Annunciation

    Albrecht Dürer, designer
    German, 1471-1528
    The Annunciation, The Life of the Virgin, ca. 1502-1504
    Woodcut on paper
    Plate: 29.7 x 21.1 cm (11 11/16 x 8 5/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 48.358

  • Objects

    Dong Fangso Stealing the Peaches of Immortality

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Dong Fangso Stealing the Peaches of Immortality, Five Examples of Long Life, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Length: 22.9 cm (9 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.11

  • Objects

    Apollo

    Hendrick Goltzius, designer
    Dutch, 1558-1617
    Dancker Danckerts, publisher
    Dutch, 1633 - 1666
    Apollo, 1588
    Engraving
    Plate: 34.8 x 26.7 cm (13 11/16 x 10 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Professor and Mrs. A. David Kossoff 81.193

  • Objects

    Kikujido by a Waterfall

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Kikujido by a Waterfall, Five Examples of a Long LIfe, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.10

  • Objects

    Elephants

    Giovanni Antonio da Brescia
    Italian, fl. 1490-1520
    After Andrea Mantegna, designer
    Italian, 1431-1506
    Elephants, Triumph of Julius Caesar, ca. 1470-1500
    Engraving, trimmed within platemark
    Plate: 28.3 x 25.9 cm (11 1/8 x 10 3/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.023

  • Objects

    Daniel Sees the Splendor of God, from the book Schatzbehalter der wahren Reichtümer des Heils (Treasure Chest of the True Riches of Salvation), Nuremberg

    Michael Wolgemut, designer
    German, 1434-1519
    Wilhelm Pleydenwurff, designer
    German, ca. 1458-1494
    Anton Koberger, printer
    German, ca. 1445-1513
    Stephan Fridolin, author
    Daniel Sees the Splendor of God, from the book Schatzbehalter der wahren Reichtümer des Heils (Treasure Chest of the True Riches of Salvation), Nuremberg, 1491
    Woodcut with hand coloring on laid paper
    Sheet: 25.2 x 17.6 cm (9 15/16 x 6 15/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.022

  • Objects

    Narcissus

    Attributed to Antonio da Trento, designer
    Italian, ca. 1510-ca. 1550
    After Francesco Mazzuoli, called II Parmigianino, painter
    Italian, 1503-1540
    Narcissus, ca.1527-30
    Chiaroscuro woodcut from two blocks in green and dark gray
    Plate: 28.4 x 17.9 cm (11 3/16 x 7 1/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 69.180

  • Objects

    The Battle of Naked Men

    Domenico Campagnola, designer
    Italian, ca. 1500-1564
    The Battle of Naked Men, 1517
    Engraving, trimmed to platemark
    21.9 x 22.9 cm (8 5/8 x 9 inches)
    Gift in memory of William Babcock Weeden by his children 43.400.130

  • Objects

    The Prodigal Son

    Jacob de Gheyn II
    Dutch, 1565-1629
    After Karel van Mander I, designer
    Dutch; Flemish, 1548-1606
    Ger. Valk, publisher
    The Prodigal Son, 1596
    Engraving (right sheet of two)
    Plate: 41.9 x 33.3 cm (16 1/2 x 13 1/8 inches)
    Walter H. Kimball Fund 47.414.2

  • Objects

    The Four Witches

    Albrecht Dürer, designer
    German, 1471-1528
    The Four Witches, 1497
    Engraving, trimmed within platemark
    Plate: 19.1 x 13.2 cm (7 1/2 x 5 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Henry D. Sharpe 49.127

  • Objects

    Cliff on a Seashore

    Hendrick Goltzius, designer
    Dutch, 1558-1617
    Cliff on a Seashore, Late 16th Century-Early 17th Century
    Chiaroscuro woodcuts from three blocks in light green, dark green, and black
    Plate: 11.4 x 14.5 cm (4 1/2 x 5 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Henry D. Sharpe 50.154

  • Objects

    Three Masked Figures

    Aaron Douglas, designer
    American, 1899-1979
    Three Masked Figures
    Linocut
    23.5 x 17.8 cm (9 5/16 x 7 inches) (plate)
    Gift of the Fazzano Brothers 84.198.494

  • Objects

    A Geisha and Her Guest on a Veranda

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    A Geisha and Her Guest on a Veranda, probably 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.9

  • Objects

    Mars

    Hendrick Goltzius, designer
    Dutch, 1558-1617
    Mars, 1589-90
    Chiaroscuro woodcuts from three blocks in ochre, brown, and black
    Plate: 24.3 x 14.5 cm (9 9/16 x 5 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Henry D. Sharpe 50.147

  • Objects

    Virgin and Child with a Monkey

    Albrecht Dürer
    German, 1471-1528
    Virgin and Child with a Monkey, ca. 1498
    Engraving, trimmed to platemark
    Plate: 19.1 x 12.4 cm (7 1/2 x 4 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 49.001

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    The Tiburtine Sibyl Showing the Virgil and Child to Augustus

    Antonio da Trento
    Italian, ca. 1510-ca. 1550
    After Francesco Mazzuoli, called II Parmigianino, designer
    Italian, 1503-1540
    The Tiburtine Sibyl Showing the Virgil and Child to Augustus, ca. 1527-30
    Chiaroscuro woodcut from two blocks in blue and black
    Sight: 34.3 x 26 cm (13 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Robinson and her children in memory of Professor Charles A. Robinson, Jr. 65.061

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    Hercules and Antaeus

    Premier Engraver, engraver
    After Andrea Mantegna, designer
    Italian, 1431-1506
    Hercules and Antaeus, 1470-1500
    Engraving, trimmed along and within platemark
    Plate: 33.3 x 24.1 cm (13 1/8 x 9 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 28.047

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    Landscape with a Farmhouse

    Hendrick Goltzius, designer
    Dutch, 1558-1617
    Landscape with a Farmhouse, ca. 1597-98
    Chiaroscuro woodcuts from three blocks in light green, dark green, and black
    Plate: 11.3 x 14.5 cm (4 7/16 x 5 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Murray S. Danforth, Jr. 50.153

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    The Large Horse

    Albrecht Dürer, designer
    German, 1471-1528
    The Large Horse, 1505
    Engraving on laid paper, trimmed along platemark
    Plate: 16.5 x 11.8 cm (6 1/2 x 4 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 30.025

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    Adoration of the Magi

    Cristofano Robetta, designer
    Italian, b. 1462, fl. 1535
    Adoration of the Magi, ca. 1496-1500
    Engraving, trimmed to platemark
    Plate: 30.2 x 26.2 cm (11 7/8 x 10 5/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 60.008

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    Asparagus (Sparagus), 1491 edition of Jacob Meydenbach's Garden of Health (Hortus Sanitatis)

    Unknown artist, German
    Jakob Meydenbach, printer
    Asparagus (Sparagus), 1491 edition of Jacob Meydenbach’s Garden of Health (Hortus Sanitatis), (Book) Hortus Sanitatis, 1491
    Woodcut with hand coloring on paper
    15.6 x 8.3 cm (6 1/8 x 3 5/16 inches) (plate)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 43.023

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    Beheading of St. John the Baptist

    Lucas Cranach the elder, designer
    German, 1472-1553
    Beheading of St. John the Baptist, 1510-1516
    Woodcut on laid paper
    Image: 33.7 x 23.3 cm (13 1/4 x 9 3/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 49.126

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    Bush warbler and plum (Ume ni uguisu)

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan; Tokyo
    Hankoku
    Japanese, 1st half of the 19th century
    Bush warbler and plum (Ume ni uguisu)
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Sheet: 18.9 x 22.4 cm (7 7/16 x 8 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.627

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    Leaf from a Book of Hours (use of Rome), Paris: Simon Vostre

    Unknown artist, French
    Philippe Pigouchet, engraver (printmaker)
    French, 15th century
    Simon Vostre, publisher
    Leaf from a Book of Hours (use of Rome), Paris: Simon Vostre, ca. 1498
    Metalcut on vellum
    Plate: 16.8 x 10.5 cm (6 5/8 x 4 1/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 43.462

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    La Victoire (Victory)

    Etienne Delaune, designer
    French, 1518-1583
    La Victoire (Victory), Combats and Triumphs, 1550-1572
    Engraving, trimmed within platemark
    Plate: 6.5 x 22.2 cm (2 9/16 x 8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Henry D. Sharpe 46.532

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    The Conversion of St. Paul

    Lucas van Leyden, designer
    Netherlandish, ca. 1494-1533
    The Conversion of St. Paul, 1509
    Engraving, trimmed within platemark
    Plate: 28.3 x 40.5 cm (11 1/8 x 15 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Henry D. Sharpe 47.035

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    Portrait of William Cecil

    Attributed to William Rogers, designer
    British, fl. ca. 1589-1604
    Portrait of William Cecil, ca. 1572-1604
    Engraving
    Plate: 14.6 x 11.6 cm (5 3/4 x 4 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 46.355

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    The Small Horse

    Albrecht Dürer, designer
    German, 1471-1528
    The Small Horse, 1505
    Engraving on paper
    Plate: 16.5 x 10.8 cm (6 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 30.026

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    Venus Wounded by the Rose's Thorn

    Marco Dente, designer
    Italian, ca. 1493-1527
    After Raphael
    Italian, 1483-1520
    Venus Wounded by the Rose’s Thorn, ca. 1516
    Engraving
    Plate: 26.4 x 17 cm (10 3/8 x 6 11/16 inches)
    Gift in memory of William Babcock Weeden by his children 43.400.123

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    Nemesis

    Albrecht Dürer, designer
    German, 1471-1528
    Nemesis, ca. 1501- 1502
    Engraving, timmed along and within platemark
    Plate: 33.2 x 23 cm (13 1/16 x 9 1/16 inches)
    Museum Membership Fund 65.032

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    Allegory of Life

    Giorgio Ghisi, designer
    Italian, 1520-1582
    Allegory of Life, 1561
    Engraving, trimmed within platemark
    Plate: 37.8 x 54.1 cm (14 7/8 x 21 5/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 57.032

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    Kneeling Woman: "Red"

    Ryuryukyo Shinsai
    Japanese
    Kneeling Woman: “Red”, Five Colors
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Length: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.18

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    Knot Pattern

    School of Leonardo da Vinci, designer
    Italian, 1452-1519
    Knot Pattern, Late 15th Century-Early 16th Century
    Engraving on paper
    Plate: 26.4 x 19.8 cm (10 3/8 x 7 13/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.666

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    Le Vieux Silène

    Circle of René Boyvin
    French, ca. 1525-after 1580
    After Luca Penni, designer
    Italian, d. 1556
    Le Vieux Silène, ca. 1540-60
    Engraving
    Plate: 23.8 x 17 cm (9 3/8 x 6 11/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 72.088

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    Cloelia Crossing the Tiber

    Giulio Bonasone
    Italian, fl. 1531-1574
    After Polidoro da Caravaggio, designer
    Italian, 1495/1500-ca. 1543
    Cloelia Crossing the Tiber, ca. 1545
    Engraving
    30.2 x 43.8 cm (11 7/8 x 17 3/16 inches) (plate)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 74.101

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    Saint Jerome

    Agostino Carracci, engraver (printmaker)
    Italian, 1557-1602
    After Francesco Vanni, designer
    Italian, 1563-1610
    Saint Jerome, ca. 1595
    Engraving
    Plate: 19.7 x 14.9 cm (7 3/4 x 5 7/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 57.002

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    Portrait of Guillaume le Gangneur

    Thomas de Leu, designer
    French, ca. 1560-ca. 1620
    Portrait of Guillaume le Gangneur, 1599
    Engraving
    Plate: 15.4 x 10.3 cm (6 1/16 x 4 1/16 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 66.210

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    Venus Grows Cold without Ceres and Bacchus,(Love Grows Cold without Food and Wine)

    Jan Saenredam, designer
    Dutch, 1565-1607
    After Abraham Bloemaert
    Dutch, ca. 1564-1651
    Jacob Razet, publisher
    Venus Grows Cold without Ceres and Bacchus,(Love Grows Cold without Food and Wine), ca. 1600
    Engraving
    Sheet: 26.8 x 20.4 cm (10 9/16 x 8 1/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2006.92.3

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    The locusts have no king, yet all of them march in rank. Proverbs 30, 27, from the book Archetypa studiaque patris Georgii Hoefnagelii, Frankfurt

    Jacob Hoefnagel
    Flemish, 1575 - c.a. 1630
    After Joris Hoefnagel, designer
    Netherlandish, 1542-1600
    Workshop of Theodor de Bry, printmaker
    Netherlandish, 1528-1598
    The locusts have no king, yet all of them march in rank. Proverbs 30, 27, from the book Archetypa studiaque patris Georgii Hoefnagelii, Frankfurt, 1592
    Engraving on laid paper
    Plate: 14.6 x 21 cm (5 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches)
    Walter H. Kimball Fund 2006.117.2

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    It is he who sits above the circle of the earth, and its inhabitants are like grasshoppers. Isaiah 40 (Qui sedet super gyrum terrae et habitatores eius sunt sicut locustae Isa[ias] 40)

    Jacob Hoefnagel
    Flemish, 1575 - c.a. 1630
    After Joris Hoefnagel, designer
    Netherlandish, 1542-1600
    Workshop of Theodor de Bry, engraver (printmaker)
    Netherlandish, 1528-1598
    It is he who sits above the circle of the earth, and its inhabitants are like grasshoppers. Isaiah 40 (Qui sedet super gyrum terrae et habitatores eius sunt sicut locustae Isa[ias] 40), from “Archetypa studiaque patris Georgii Hoefnagelii”, 1592
    Engraving on laid paper
    Sheet: 20.2 x 27.2 cm (7 15/16 x 10 11/16 inches)
    Walter H. Kimball Fund 2006.117.3

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    The Practice of the Visual Arts

    Cornelis Cort
    Netherlandish, ca. 1533-1578
    After Joannes Stradanus
    Flemish, 1523-1605
    The Practice of the Visual Arts, 1578 (engraved 1573)
    Engraving on paper
    Sheet: 49.5 x 33 cm (19 1/2 x 13 inches)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 2008.19.1

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    Christ and the Woman of Samaria

    Giulio Campagnola
    Italian, 1482-1515
    Christ and the Woman of Samaria, 1510-1512
    Engraving with stipple on paper
    Sheet: 13 x 18.7 cm (5 1/8 x 7 3/8 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2009.13

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    The Flight into Egypt with Jacob fleeing Esau and David fleeing Saul, leaf from the blockbook Biblia Pauperum

    Unknown artist, Netherlandish, Netherlands, Southern
    The Flight into Egypt with Jacob fleeing Esau and David fleeing Saul, leaf from the blockbook Biblia Pauperum, ca. 1460s
    Woodcut printed in olive-brown ink and hand-colored in red, green, yellow, black, grey, and pink on laid paper
    Sheet: 27 x 19.7 cm (10 5/8 x 7 3/4 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2012.35

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    The Holy Family with Saint Anne and Saint Catherine

    Enea Vico
    Italian, 1523-1567
    The Holy Family with Saint Anne and Saint Catherine, 1542
    Engraving on laid paper
    Image/Sheet: 37 x 24.1 cm (14 9/16 x 9 1/2 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2012.73

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    Tomorrow is Today

    Fred Becker
    American, 1913 - 2004
    Tomorrow is Today, Face to Face: Twelve Contemporary American Artists Interpret Themselves in a Limited Edition of Signed Original Wood Engravings, n.d.
    Wood engraving on paper
    Image: 20.3 x 15.2 cm (8 x 6 inches)
    Gift of Robert Hauser 2013.53.2

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    Untitled (self-portrait)

    Jack Coughlin
    American, b. 1932
    Untitled (self-portrait), Face to Face: Twelve Contemporary American Artists Interpret Themselves in a Limited Edition of Signed Original Wood Engravings, n.d.
    Wood engraving on paper
    Image: 20.4 x 15.4 cm (8 1/16 x 6 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Robert Hauser 2013.53.3

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    Untitled (self-portrait)

    John Depol
    American, b. 1913
    Untitled (self-portrait), Face to Face: Twelve Contemporary American Artists Interpret Themselves in a Limited Edition of Signed Original Wood Engravings, n.d.
    Wood engraving on paper
    Image: 20.2 x 15.3 cm (7 15/16 x 6 inches)
    Gift of Robert Hauser 2013.53.4

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    Untitled (self-portrait)

    Fritz Eichenberg
    American, 1901-1990
    Untitled (self-portrait), Face to Face: Twelve Contemporary American Artists Interpret Themselves in a Limited Edition of Signed Original Wood Engravings, n.d.
    Wood engraving on paper
    Image: 20.3 x 15.4 cm (8 x 6 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Robert Hauser 2013.53.5

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    Untitled (self-portrait)

    Raymond Gloeckler
    American, b. 1928
    Untitled (self-portrait), Face to Face: Twelve Contemporary American Artists Interpret Themselves in a Limited Edition of Signed Original Wood Engravings, n.d.
    Wood engraving on paper
    Sheet: 37.4 x 27.3 cm (14 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Robert Hauser 2013.53.6

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    Untitled (self-portrait)

    James Grashaw
    American, b. 1942
    Untitled (self-portrait), Face to Face: Twelve Contemporary American Artists Interpret Themselves in a Limited Edition of Signed Original Wood Engravings, n.d.
    Wood engraving on paper
    Image: 20.5 x 15.3 cm (8 1/16 x 6 inches)
    Gift of Robert Hauser 2013.53.7

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    Untitled (self-portrait)

    Judith Jaidinger
    American, b. 1941
    Untitled (self-portrait), Face to Face: Twelve Contemporary American Artists Interpret Themselves in a Limited Edition of Signed Original Wood Engravings, n.d.
    Wood engraving on paper
    Image: 20.2 x 15.2 cm (7 15/16 x 6 inches)
    Gift of Robert Hauser 2013.53.8

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    Untitled (self-portrait)

    Stefan Martin
    American, 1936 - 1994
    Untitled (self-portrait), Face to Face: Twelve Contemporary American Artists Interpret Themselves in a Limited Edition of Signed Original Wood Engravings, n.d.
    Wood engraving on paper
    Image: 19.6 x 14.6 cm (7 11/16 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Robert Hauser 2013.53.9

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    Untitled (self-portrait)

    Michael McCurdy
    American, b. 1942
    Untitled (self-portrait), Face to Face: Twelve Contemporary American Artists Interpret Themselves in a Limited Edition of Signed Original Wood Engravings, n.d.
    Wood engraving on paper
    Image: 20.1 x 15.3 cm (7 15/16 x 6 inches)
    Gift of Robert Hauser 2013.53.10

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    Untitled (self-portrait)

    Barry Moser
    American, b. 1940
    Untitled (self-portrait), Face to Face: Twelve Contemporary American Artists Interpret Themselves in a Limited Edition of Signed Original Wood Engravings, n.d.
    Wood engraving on paper
    Image: 20.3 x 15.2 cm (8 x 6 inches)
    Gift of Robert Hauser 2013.53.11

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    Untitled (self-portrait)

    Gillian Tyler
    American, b. 1935
    Untitled (self-portrait), Face to Face: Twelve Contemporary American Artists Interpret Themselves in a Limited Edition of Signed Original Wood Engravings, n.d.
    Wood engraving on paper
    Image: 20.4 x 15.5 cm (8 1/16 x 6 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Robert Hauser 2013.53.12

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    Untitled (self-portrait)

    Herbert Ogden Waters
    American, b. 1903
    Untitled (self-portrait), Face to Face: Twelve Contemporary American Artists Interpret Themselves in a Limited Edition of Signed Original Wood Engravings, n.d.
    Wood engraving on paper
    Image: 20.3 x 15.3 cm (8 x 6 inches)
    Gift of Robert Hauser 2013.53.13