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Kitab suwar al-kawakib al-thabita (Book of the Images of the Fixed Stars) of al-Sufi
`Abd al-Rahman al-Sufi
(903–86)
Date: late 15th century
Medium: Ink and gold on paper; leather binding
Accession Number: 13.160.10
Tughra (Official Signature) of Sultan Süleiman the Magnificent (r. 1520–66)
Date: ca. 1555–60
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 38.149.1
Nocturne
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
Street Scene in Paris (Coin de rue à Paris)
Félix Vallotton
(Swiss, Lausanne 1865–1925 Paris)
Date: 1895
Medium: Gouache and oil on cardboard.
Accession Number: 1975.1.736
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Otis and Child
Joseph H. Davis
(1811–1865)
Date: 1834
Medium: Watercolor, gum arabic, and graphite on off-white wove paper
Accession Number: 1972.263.6
Ink Landscapes with Poems
Gong Xian
(Chinese, 1619–1689)
Date: dated 1688
Medium: Album of sixteen paintings; ink on paper
Accession Number: 1981.4.1a–o
Calligraphic Galleon
'Abd al-Qadir Hisari
Date: dated A.H. 1180/ A.D. 1766–67
Medium: Ink and gold on paper
Accession Number: 2003.241
Great Indian Fruit Bat
Painting attributed to Bhawani Das
Date: ca. 1777–82
Medium: Pencil, ink, and opaque watercolor on paper
Accession Number: 2008.312
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
The Dining Room
Paul Signac
(French, Paris 1863–1935 Paris)
Date: 1886–87
Medium: Graphite and ink on Japan paper
Accession Number: 1975.1.710
"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
Night Rain at the Double-Shelf Stand, from the series Eight Parlor Views (Zashiki hakkei)
Suzuki Harunobu
(Japanese, 1725–1770)
Date: ca. 1766
Medium: Polychrome woodblock print (first edition); ink and colors on paper, medium-sized print (chuban)
Accession Number: JP698
Youth Playing a Pipe for a Satyr
Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione
(Il Grechetto) (Italian, Genoa 1609–1664 Mantua)
Date: 1609–64
Medium: Brush with colored oil paint; paper partly saturated with oil; lined
Accession Number: 62.126
"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
A Basket of Clams
Winslow Homer
(American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)
Date: 1873
Medium: Watercolor on wove paper
Accession Number: 1995.378
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
'Saz'-style Drawing of a Dragon amid Foliage
Shah Quli
(active 1520–66)
Date: ca. 1540–50
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 57.51.26
Casket
Attributed to Michel Redlin
(German, documented 1688)
Date: ca. 1680
Medium: Amber, gold foil, gilt brass, wood, silk satin, paper
Accession Number: 2006.452a–c
Rough Waves
Ogata Kōrin
(Japanese, 1658–1716)
Date: ca. 1704–9
Medium: Two-panel folding screen; ink, color, and gold on gilt paper
Accession Number: 26.117
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
Devananda's Fourteen Auspicious Dreams Foretelling the Birth of Mahavira: Folio from a Kalpasutra Manuscript
Master of the Jaunpur Kalpasutra
(Indian)
Date: ca. 1465
Medium: Opaque watercolor on paper
Accession Number: 1992.359
"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
Mme Vuillard Sewing by the Window, rue Truffaut
Édouard Vuillard
(French, Cuiseaux 1868–1940 La Baule)
Date: ca. 1899
Medium: Oil on cardboard laid down on panel (per instructions of Charlotte Hale following pre-loan exam, Nov 22 2011).
Accession Number: 1975.1.225
Seated Woman, Back View
Egon Schiele
(Austrian, Tulln 1890–1918 Vienna)
Date: 1917
Medium: Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on paper
Accession Number: 1984.433.294
[The Oriel Window, South Gallery, Lacock Abbey]
William Henry Fox Talbot
(British, 1800–1877)
Date: probably 1835
Medium: Photogenic drawing negative
Accession Number: 1997.382.1
"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
Temple Gardens
Paul Klee
(German (born Switzerland), Münchenbuchsee 1879–1940 Muralto-Locarno)
Date: 1920
Medium: Gouache and traces of ink on three sheets of paper mounted on paper mounted on cardboard
Accession Number: 1987.455.2
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
At the Circus: The Spanish Walk (Au Cirque: Le Pas espagnol)
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
(French, Albi 1864–1901 Saint-André-du-Bois)
Date: 1899
Medium: Graphite, black and colored pastel, and charcoal on off-white heavy wove paper
Accession Number: 1975.1.731
Kitab suwar al-kawakib al-thabita (Book of the Images of the Fixed Stars) of al-Sufi
`Abd al-Rahman al-Sufi
(903–86)
Date: late 15th century
Accession Number: 13.160.10
Nocturne
James McNeill Whistler
(American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)
Date: 1878
Accession Number: 17.3.159
Street Scene in Paris (Coin de rue à Paris)
Félix Vallotton
(Swiss, Lausanne 1865–1925 Paris)
Date: 1895
Accession Number: 1975.1.736
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Otis and Child
Joseph H. Davis
(1811–1865)
Date: 1834
Accession Number: 1972.263.6
Ink Landscapes with Poems
Gong Xian
(Chinese, 1619–1689)
Date: dated 1688
Accession Number: 1981.4.1a–o
Calligraphic Galleon
'Abd al-Qadir Hisari
Date: dated A.H. 1180/ A.D. 1766–67
Accession Number: 2003.241
Great Indian Fruit Bat
Painting attributed to Bhawani Das
Date: ca. 1777–82
Accession Number: 2008.312
A Stallion
Painting by Habiballah of Sava
(active ca. 1590–1610)
Date: ca. 1601–6
Accession Number: 1992.51
The Dining Room
Paul Signac
(French, Paris 1863–1935 Paris)
Date: 1886–87
Accession Number: 1975.1.710
Night Rain at the Double-Shelf Stand, from the series Eight Parlor Views (Zashiki hakkei)
Suzuki Harunobu
(Japanese, 1725–1770)
Date: ca. 1766
Accession Number: JP698
Youth Playing a Pipe for a Satyr
Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione
(Il Grechetto) (Italian, Genoa 1609–1664 Mantua)
Date: 1609–64
Accession Number: 62.126
"Men Treading Grapes", Folio from a Materia Medica of Dioscorides
Date: dated A.H. 621/ A.D. 1224
Accession Number: 56.20
A Basket of Clams
Winslow Homer
(American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)
Date: 1873
Accession Number: 1995.378
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
'Saz'-style Drawing of a Dragon amid Foliage
Shah Quli
(active 1520–66)
Date: ca. 1540–50
Accession Number: 57.51.26
Casket
Attributed to Michel Redlin
(German, documented 1688)
Date: ca. 1680
Accession Number: 2006.452a–c
Rough Waves
Ogata Kōrin
(Japanese, 1658–1716)
Date: ca. 1704–9
Accession Number: 26.117
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
Devananda's Fourteen Auspicious Dreams Foretelling the Birth of Mahavira: Folio from a Kalpasutra Manuscript
Master of the Jaunpur Kalpasutra
(Indian)
Date: ca. 1465
Accession Number: 1992.359
"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
Mme Vuillard Sewing by the Window, rue Truffaut
Édouard Vuillard
(French, Cuiseaux 1868–1940 La Baule)
Date: ca. 1899
Accession Number: 1975.1.225
Seated Woman, Back View
Egon Schiele
(Austrian, Tulln 1890–1918 Vienna)
Date: 1917
Accession Number: 1984.433.294
[The Oriel Window, South Gallery, Lacock Abbey]
William Henry Fox Talbot
(British, 1800–1877)
Date: probably 1835
Accession Number: 1997.382.1
Temple Gardens
Paul Klee
(German (born Switzerland), Münchenbuchsee 1879–1940 Muralto-Locarno)
Date: 1920
Accession Number: 1987.455.2
Wang Xizhi Watching Geese
Qian Xuan
(Chinese, ca. 1235–before 1307)
Date: ca. 1295
Accession Number: 1973.120.6
At the Circus: The Spanish Walk (Au Cirque: Le Pas espagnol)
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
(French, Albi 1864–1901 Saint-André-du-Bois)
Date: 1899
Accession Number: 1975.1.731

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