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"The Concourse of the Birds", Folio 11r from a Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds)
Painting by Habiballah of Sava
(active ca. 1590–1610)
Date: ca. 1600
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver, on paper
Accession Number: 63.210.11
"The Funeral of Isfandiyar", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: 1330s
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 33.70
Maharana Sarup Singh Inspects a Prize Stallion
Tara
(Indian, active 1836–1870)
Date: 1845–46
Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 2001.344
"A King Offers to Make Amends to a Bereaved Mother", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Amir Khusrau Dihlavi
Amir Khusrau Dihlavi
(1253–1325)
Date: 1597–98
Medium: Main support: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold on paper Margins: Gold on dyed paper
Accession Number: 13.228.26
Allan Melville
John Rubens Smith
(American, London 1775–1849 New York)
Date: 1810
Medium: Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on smooth surfaced off-white wove paper
Accession Number: 46.192.4
Fishing Boats, Key West
Winslow Homer
(American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)
Date: 1903
Medium: Watercolor and graphite on off-white wove paper
Accession Number: 10.228.1
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
"Men Treading Grapes", Folio from a Materia Medica of Dioscorides
Date: dated A.H. 621/ A.D. 1224
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 56.20
Three Virtues (Temperance, Hope, and Fortitude or Justice) and Studies of a Seated Man
Circle of Lorenzo Monaco
(Piero di Giovanni) (Italian, Florence (?) ca. 1370–1425 Florence (?))
Date: ca. 1420
Medium: Metalpoint, touches of brush and brown wash, heightened with white (partially oxidized in the figure at the lower left), on reddish violet prepared paper. Some lines retraced in pen and brown ink at a later date.
Accession Number: 1975.1.335
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 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
"Tahmuras Defeats the Divs", Folio 23v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1525
Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 1970.301.3
Armor of Infante Luis, Prince of Asturias (1707–1724)
Signature probably refers to Jean Drouart
(French, Paris, died before October 1715)
Date: dated 1712
Medium: Steel, blued and gilt; gilt brass, silk, cotton, metallic yarn, paper
Accession Number: 1989.3
Corridor in the Asylum
Vincent van Gogh
(Dutch, Zundert 1853–1890 Auvers-sur-Oise)
Date: September 1889
Medium: Oil color and essence over black chalk on pink laid ("Ingres") paper
Accession Number: 48.190.2
A Stallion
Painting by Habiballah of Sava
(active ca. 1590–1610)
Date: ca. 1601–6
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 1992.51
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
Maternity
Benjamin West
(American, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 1738–1820 London)
Date: 1784
Medium: Red chalk on thin off-white laid paper, mounted on off-white laid paper
Accession Number: 2002.1
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
Card table
Charles-Honoré Lannuier
(1779–1819)
Date: 1817
Medium: Mahogany veneer, white pine, yellow poplar, gilded gesso, vert antique, and gilded brass
Accession Number: 1995.377.1
Study for "Les Poseuses"
Georges Seurat
(French, Paris 1859–1891 Paris)
Date: 1886
Medium: Conté crayon on laid paper.
Accession Number: 1975.1.704
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
Frank Johnson, Leader of the Brass Band of the 128th Regiment in Saratoga, with his wife, Helen
Auguste Edouart
(French, 1789–1861)
Date: 1842–44
Medium: Cut paper silhouettes mounted on board
Accession Number: 1976.652.3-4
"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
Édouard Manet, Seated, Holding His Hat
Edgar Degas
(French, Paris 1834–1917 Paris)
Date: ca. 1865
Medium: Graphite and black chalk on wove (China) paper
Accession Number: 19.51.7
Pen Box (Qalamdan) Depicting Shah Isma'il in a Battle against the Uzbeks
Date: early 19th century
Medium: Papier-maché; painted and lacquered
Accession Number: 2006.523a, b
"Jonah and the Whale", Folio from a Jami al-Tavarikh (Compendium of Chronicles)
Date: ca. 1400
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper
Accession Number: 33.113
[The Oriel Window, South Gallery, Lacock Abbey]
William Henry Fox Talbot
(British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)
Date: probably 1835
Medium: Photogenic drawing negative
Accession Number: 1997.382.1
"Rosette Bearing the Names and Titles of Shah Jahan", Folio from the Shah Jahan Album
Date: recto: ca. 1645; verso: ca. 1630–40
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 55.121.10.39
Diana and Actaeon
Bartholomeus Spranger
(Netherlandish, Antwerp 1546–1611 Prague)
Date: ca. 1590–95
Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown and gray wash, white heightening, over traces of black chalk, on paper washed blue and pink
Accession Number: 1997.93
"Dancing Dervishes", Folio from a Divan of Hafiz
Painting attributed to Bihzad
(ca. 1450–1535/36)
Date: ca. 1480
Medium: Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Accession Number: 17.81.4
"The Concourse of the Birds", Folio 11r from a Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds)
Painting by Habiballah of Sava
(active ca. 1590–1610)
Date: ca. 1600
Accession Number: 63.210.11
"The Funeral of Isfandiyar", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: 1330s
Accession Number: 33.70
Maharana Sarup Singh Inspects a Prize Stallion
Tara
(Indian, active 1836–1870)
Date: 1845–46
Accession Number: 2001.344
"A King Offers to Make Amends to a Bereaved Mother", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Amir Khusrau Dihlavi
Amir Khusrau Dihlavi
(1253–1325)
Date: 1597–98
Accession Number: 13.228.26
Allan Melville
John Rubens Smith
(American, London 1775–1849 New York)
Date: 1810
Accession Number: 46.192.4
Fishing Boats, Key West
Winslow Homer
(American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)
Date: 1903
Accession Number: 10.228.1
Set of Fifty-Two Playing Cards
Date: ca. 1470–80
Accession Number: 1983.515.1–.52
"Men Treading Grapes", Folio from a Materia Medica of Dioscorides
Date: dated A.H. 621/ A.D. 1224
Accession Number: 56.20
Three Virtues (Temperance, Hope, and Fortitude or Justice) and Studies of a Seated Man
Circle of Lorenzo Monaco
(Piero di Giovanni) (Italian, Florence (?) ca. 1370–1425 Florence (?))
Date: ca. 1420
Accession Number: 1975.1.335
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 Martyrdom of Saint Paul
Taddeo Zuccaro
(Italian, Sant'Angelo in Vado 1529–1566 Rome)
Date: ca. 1557–58
Accession Number: 1975.1.553
"Tahmuras Defeats the Divs", Folio 23v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: ca. 1525
Accession Number: 1970.301.3
Armor of Infante Luis, Prince of Asturias (1707–1724)
Signature probably refers to Jean Drouart
(French, Paris, died before October 1715)
Date: dated 1712
Accession Number: 1989.3
Corridor in the Asylum
Vincent van Gogh
(Dutch, Zundert 1853–1890 Auvers-sur-Oise)
Date: September 1889
Accession Number: 48.190.2
A Stallion
Painting by Habiballah of Sava
(active ca. 1590–1610)
Date: ca. 1601–6
Accession Number: 1992.51
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
Maternity
Benjamin West
(American, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 1738–1820 London)
Date: 1784
Accession Number: 2002.1
Eastern Coast of Rügen Island with Shepherd
Caspar David Friedrich
(German, Greifswald 1774–1840 Dresden)
Date: ca. 1805–6
Accession Number: 2002.260
Card table
Charles-Honoré Lannuier
(1779–1819)
Date: 1817
Accession Number: 1995.377.1
Study for "Les Poseuses"
Georges Seurat
(French, Paris 1859–1891 Paris)
Date: 1886
Accession Number: 1975.1.704
Gibbons in a Landscape
Sesson Shūkei
(ca. 1504–ca. 1589)
Date: ca. 1570
Accession Number: 1992.8.1, .2
Frank Johnson, Leader of the Brass Band of the 128th Regiment in Saratoga, with his wife, Helen
Auguste Edouart
(French, 1789–1861)
Date: 1842–44
Accession Number: 1976.652.3-4
"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
Édouard Manet, Seated, Holding His Hat
Edgar Degas
(French, Paris 1834–1917 Paris)
Date: ca. 1865
Accession Number: 19.51.7
Pen Box (Qalamdan) Depicting Shah Isma'il in a Battle against the Uzbeks
Date: early 19th century
Accession Number: 2006.523a, b
[The Oriel Window, South Gallery, Lacock Abbey]
William Henry Fox Talbot
(British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)
Date: probably 1835
Accession Number: 1997.382.1
"Rosette Bearing the Names and Titles of Shah Jahan", Folio from the Shah Jahan Album
Date: recto: ca. 1645; verso: ca. 1630–40
Accession Number: 55.121.10.39
Diana and Actaeon
Bartholomeus Spranger
(Netherlandish, Antwerp 1546–1611 Prague)
Date: ca. 1590–95
Accession Number: 1997.93
"Dancing Dervishes", Folio from a Divan of Hafiz
Painting attributed to Bihzad
(ca. 1450–1535/36)
Date: ca. 1480
Accession Number: 17.81.4

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