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The Head of the Virgin in Three-Quarter View Facing Right
Leonardo da Vinci
(Italian, Vinci 1452–1519 Amboise)
Date: 1508–12
Medium: Black chalk, charcoal, and red chalk, with some traces of white chalk (?); some remains of framing outline in pen and brown ink at upper right (not by Leonardo)
Accession Number: 51.90
Queen Esther Approaching the Palace of Ahasuerus
Claude Lorrain
(Claude Gellée) (French, Chamagne 1604/5?–1682 Rome)
Date: 1658
Medium: Pen and brown ink; brown wash over black chalk; heightened with white
Accession Number: 1997.156
The Martyrdom of Saint Paul
Taddeo Zuccaro
(Italian, Sant'Angelo in Vado 1529–1566 Rome)
Date: ca. 1557–58
Medium: Pen and brown and gray ink, brown wash, over black chalk, heightened with white, on buff paper.
Accession Number: 1975.1.553
Samson and Delilah
Albrecht Altdorfer
(German, (?) ca. 1480–1538 Regensburg)
Date: 1506
Medium: Pen and black ink with white heightening on brown prepared paper
Accession Number: 06.1051.2
"The Elephant Clock", Folio from a Book of the Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices by al-Jazari
Farrukh ibn `Abd al-Latif
Date: dated A.H. 715/A.D. 1315
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 57.51.23
Wang Xizhi Watching Geese
Qian Xuan
(Chinese, ca. 1235–before 1307)
Date: ca. 1295
Medium: Handscroll; ink, color, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 1973.120.6
"The Story of the Princess of the Blue Pavillion: The Youth of Rum Is Entertained in a Garden by a Fairy and her Maidens", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Amir Khusrau Dihlavi
Amir Khusrau Dihlavi
(1253–1325)
Date: 1597–98
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 13.228.33
Shiva and Parvati Playing Chaupar: Folio from a Rasamanjari Series
Devidasa of Nurpur
(active ca. 1680–ca. 1720)
Date: dated 1694–95
Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 57.185.2
Gibbons in a Landscape
Sesson Shūkei
(ca. 1504–ca. 1589)
Date: ca. 1570
Medium: Pair of six-panel screens; ink on paper
Accession Number: 1992.8.1, .2
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript
Ahmad ibn al-Suhrawardi al-Bakri
(d. 1320–21)
Date: dated A.H. 707/ A.D. 1307–8
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 55.44
I Saw the Figure 5 in Gold
Charles Demuth
(American, Lancaster, Pennsylvania 1883–1935 Lancaster, Pennsylvania)
Date: 1928
Medium: Oil, graphite, ink, and gold leaf on paperboard (Upson board)
Accession Number: 49.59.1
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript
Date: ca. 1180
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 29.160.24
"The Angel Gabriel meets 'Amr ibn Zaid (the Shepherd)", Folio from a Siyer-i Nebi (the Life of the Prophet)
Painting by Mustafa ibn Vali
Date: ca. 1595
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 1994.141
"Krishna Holds Up Mount Govardhan to Shelter the Villagers of Braj", Folio from a Harivamsa (The Legend of Hari (Krishna))
Date: ca. 1590–95
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 28.63.1
"Farhad Carves a Milk Channel for Shirin", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami
Nizami
(Ilyas Abu Muhammad Nizam al-Din of Ganja) (probably 1141–1217)
Date: A.H. 931/A.D. 1524–25
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 13.228.7.5
"Preparing Medicine from Honey", Folio from a Dispersed Manuscript of an Arabic Translation of the Materia Medica of Dioscorides
'Abdullah ibn al-Fadl
Date: dated A.H. 621/ A.D. 1224
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 57.51.21
Folio from a Mu'nis al-ahrar fi daqa'iq al-ash'ar (The Free Man's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Jajarmi
Muhammad ibn Badr al-Din Jajarmi
(active 1340s)
Date: A.H. 741/A.D. 1340–41
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 19.68.1
The Kangxi Emperor's Southern Inspection Tour, Scroll Three: Ji'nan to Mount Tai
Wang Hui
(Chinese, 1632–1717)
Date: datable to 1698
Medium: Handscroll; ink and color on silk
Accession Number: 1979.5a–d
Set of Fifty-Two Playing Cards
Date: ca. 1470–80
Medium: Pasteboard with pen and ink, tempera, applied gold and silver
Accession Number: 1983.515.1–.52
Design for a Wall Monument
Francesco di Giorgio Martini
(Italian, Siena 1439–1501 Siena)
Date: ca. 1490
Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, blue gouache, on vellum
Accession Number: 1975.1.376
Dune Landscape with Oak Tree
Jacob van Ruisdael
(Dutch, Haarlem 1628/29–1682 Amsterdam)
Date: 1650–55
Medium: Black chalk; brush and gray wash; gouache; framing lines in pen and brown ink.
Accession Number: 1995.196
Eastern Coast of Rügen Island with Shepherd
Caspar David Friedrich
(German, Greifswald 1774–1840 Dresden)
Date: ca. 1805–6
Medium: Sepia colored ink, sepia colored wash, white gouache and graphite on off-white wove paper
Accession Number: 2002.260
"Bahram Gur Sees a Herd of Deer Mesmerized by Dilaram' s Music", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Amir Khusrau Dihlavi
Amir Khusrau Dihlavi
(1253–1325)
Date: 1597–98
Medium: Main support: ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Margins: gold on dyed paper
Accession Number: 13.228.28
Finches and Bamboo
Emperor Huizong
(Chinese, 1082–1135; r. 1100–25)
Date:
Medium: Handscroll; ink and color on silk
Accession Number: 1981.278
Nocturne (Nocturne: The Thames at Battersea)
James McNeill Whistler
(American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)
Date: 1878
Medium: Lithotint with scraping, on a prepared half-tint ground, second state of two (Chicago), printed in soft gray-black ink on pale blue laid chine mounted on ivory wove plate paper
Accession Number: 17.3.159
The Hours of Jeanne d'Evreux, Queen of France
Jean Pucelle
(French, active Paris, 1319–34)
Date: ca. 1324–28
Medium: Grisaille, tempera, and ink on vellum
Accession Number: 54.1.2
Men Shoveling Chairs (Scupstoel)
Circle of Rogier van der Weyden, possibly Vranke van der Stockt
(Netherlandish, ca. 1420–1495)
Date: 1444–50
Medium: Pen and brown ink over traces of black chalk.
Accession Number: 1975.1.848
Approach to a Mountain Village with Horsemen on the Road
Fra Bartolomeo
(Bartolomeo di Paolo del Fattorino) (Italian, Florence 1473–1517 Florence)
Date: ca. 1501
Medium: Pen and brown ink, traces of black chalk; mounted on an album page
Accession Number: 1975.1.270
Street Story Quilt
Faith Ringgold
(American, born New York, 1930)
Date: 1985
Medium: Acrylic, ink marker, dyed fabric, and sequins on canvas, sewn to quilted fabric
Accession Number: 1990.237a-c
"Isfandiyar's Third Course: He Slays a Dragon", Folio 434v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1530
Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 1970.301.51
The Head of the Virgin in Three-Quarter View Facing Right
Leonardo da Vinci
(Italian, Vinci 1452–1519 Amboise)
Date: 1508–12
Accession Number: 51.90
Queen Esther Approaching the Palace of Ahasuerus
Claude Lorrain
(Claude Gellée) (French, Chamagne 1604/5?–1682 Rome)
Date: 1658
Accession Number: 1997.156
The Martyrdom of Saint Paul
Taddeo Zuccaro
(Italian, Sant'Angelo in Vado 1529–1566 Rome)
Date: ca. 1557–58
Accession Number: 1975.1.553
Samson and Delilah
Albrecht Altdorfer
(German, (?) ca. 1480–1538 Regensburg)
Date: 1506
Accession Number: 06.1051.2
"The Elephant Clock", Folio from a Book of the Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices by al-Jazari
Farrukh ibn `Abd al-Latif
Date: dated A.H. 715/A.D. 1315
Accession Number: 57.51.23
Wang Xizhi Watching Geese
Qian Xuan
(Chinese, ca. 1235–before 1307)
Date: ca. 1295
Accession Number: 1973.120.6
Shiva and Parvati Playing Chaupar: Folio from a Rasamanjari Series
Devidasa of Nurpur
(active ca. 1680–ca. 1720)
Date: dated 1694–95
Accession Number: 57.185.2
Gibbons in a Landscape
Sesson Shūkei
(ca. 1504–ca. 1589)
Date: ca. 1570
Accession Number: 1992.8.1, .2
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript
Ahmad ibn al-Suhrawardi al-Bakri
(d. 1320–21)
Date: dated A.H. 707/ A.D. 1307–8
Accession Number: 55.44
I Saw the Figure 5 in Gold
Charles Demuth
(American, Lancaster, Pennsylvania 1883–1935 Lancaster, Pennsylvania)
Date: 1928
Accession Number: 49.59.1
Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript
Date: ca. 1180
Accession Number: 29.160.24
"Farhad Carves a Milk Channel for Shirin", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami
Nizami
(Ilyas Abu Muhammad Nizam al-Din of Ganja) (probably 1141–1217)
Date: A.H. 931/A.D. 1524–25
Accession Number: 13.228.7.5
Folio from a Mu'nis al-ahrar fi daqa'iq al-ash'ar (The Free Man's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Jajarmi
Muhammad ibn Badr al-Din Jajarmi
(active 1340s)
Date: A.H. 741/A.D. 1340–41
Accession Number: 19.68.1
The Kangxi Emperor's Southern Inspection Tour, Scroll Three: Ji'nan to Mount Tai
Wang Hui
(Chinese, 1632–1717)
Date: datable to 1698
Accession Number: 1979.5a–d
Set of Fifty-Two Playing Cards
Date: ca. 1470–80
Accession Number: 1983.515.1–.52
Design for a Wall Monument
Francesco di Giorgio Martini
(Italian, Siena 1439–1501 Siena)
Date: ca. 1490
Accession Number: 1975.1.376
Dune Landscape with Oak Tree
Jacob van Ruisdael
(Dutch, Haarlem 1628/29–1682 Amsterdam)
Date: 1650–55
Accession Number: 1995.196
Eastern Coast of Rügen Island with Shepherd
Caspar David Friedrich
(German, Greifswald 1774–1840 Dresden)
Date: ca. 1805–6
Accession Number: 2002.260
Finches and Bamboo
Emperor Huizong
(Chinese, 1082–1135; r. 1100–25)
Date:
Accession Number: 1981.278
Nocturne (Nocturne: The Thames at Battersea)
James McNeill Whistler
(American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)
Date: 1878
Accession Number: 17.3.159
The Hours of Jeanne d'Evreux, Queen of France
Jean Pucelle
(French, active Paris, 1319–34)
Date: ca. 1324–28
Accession Number: 54.1.2
Men Shoveling Chairs (Scupstoel)
Circle of Rogier van der Weyden, possibly Vranke van der Stockt
(Netherlandish, ca. 1420–1495)
Date: 1444–50
Accession Number: 1975.1.848
Approach to a Mountain Village with Horsemen on the Road
Fra Bartolomeo
(Bartolomeo di Paolo del Fattorino) (Italian, Florence 1473–1517 Florence)
Date: ca. 1501
Accession Number: 1975.1.270
Street Story Quilt
Faith Ringgold
(American, born New York, 1930)
Date: 1985
Accession Number: 1990.237a-c
"Isfandiyar's Third Course: He Slays a Dragon", Folio 434v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1530
Accession Number: 1970.301.51

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