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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
(Iranian, Rey 903–986 Shiraz)
Date: late 15th century
Medium: Ink and gold on paper; leather binding
Accession Number: 13.160.10
The Lovers
Painting by Riza-yi `Abbasi
(ca. 1565–1635)
Date: dated A.H. 1039/ A.D. 1630
Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper
Accession Number: 50.164
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, gold, brass, silk, cotton, metallic yarn, paper
Accession Number: 1989.3
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
Madame Félix Gallois
Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres
(French, Montauban 1780–1867 Paris)
Date: 1852
Medium: Graphite with touches of gold in oil to highlight jewelry, on buff wove paper.
Accession Number: 1975.1.647
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
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
Night-Shining White
Han Gan
(Chinese, active ca. 742–756)
Date: ca. 750
Medium: Handscroll; ink on paper
Accession Number: 1977.78
"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
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
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
Woman in a Blue Dress
Thomas Wilmer Dewing
(1851–1938)
Date: ca. 1890–1909
Medium: Pastel on brown wove paper, mounted on wood board
Accession Number: 1999.176
War
Jackson Pollock
(American, Cody, Wyoming 1912–1956 East Hampton, New York )
Date: 1947
Medium: Ink and colored pencils on paper
Accession Number: 1982.147.25
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
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
"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
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
Hugh Hall
John Singleton Copley
(American, Boston, Massachusetts 1738–1815 London)
Date: 1758
Medium: Pastel on off-white laid paper, mounted on canvas
Accession Number: 1996.279
A Bear Walking
Leonardo da Vinci
(Italian, Vinci 1452–1519 Amboise)
Date: early to mid 1480s
Medium: metalpoint on light buff prepared paper
Accession Number: 1975.1.369
Old Plum
Kano Sansetsu
(Japanese, 1590–1651)
Date: 1646
Medium: Four sliding-door panels (fusuma); ink, color, gold, and gold leaf on paper
Accession Number: 1975.268.48a–d
"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
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
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
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
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
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 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
Compositional Sketches for the Virgin Adoring the Christ Child, with and without the Infant St. John the Baptis; Diagram of a Perspectival Projection (recto); Slight Doodles (verso)
Leonardo da Vinci
(Italian, Vinci 1452–1519 Amboise)
Date: 1480–85
Medium: Silverpoint, partly reworked by the artist with pen and dark brown ink on pink prepared paper; lines ruled with metalpoint (recto); pen and brown ink (verso)
Accession Number: 17.142.1
Self-Portrait
Egon Schiele
(Austrian, Tulln 1890–1918 Vienna)
Date: 1911
Medium: Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on paper
Accession Number: 1984.433.298ab
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
Kitab suwar al-kawakib al-thabita (Book of the Images of the Fixed Stars) of al-Sufi
`Abd al-Rahman al-Sufi
(Iranian, Rey 903–986 Shiraz)
Date: late 15th century
Accession Number: 13.160.10
The Lovers
Painting by Riza-yi `Abbasi
(ca. 1565–1635)
Date: dated A.H. 1039/ A.D. 1630
Accession Number: 50.164
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
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Otis and Child
Joseph H. Davis
(1811–1865)
Date: 1834
Accession Number: 1972.263.6
Madame Félix Gallois
Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres
(French, Montauban 1780–1867 Paris)
Date: 1852
Accession Number: 1975.1.647
Ink Landscapes with Poems
Gong Xian
(Chinese, 1619–1689)
Date: dated 1688
Accession Number: 1981.4.1a–o
Maharana Sarup Singh Inspects a Prize Stallion
Tara
(Indian, active 1836–1870)
Date: 1845–46
Accession Number: 2001.344
Night-Shining White
Han Gan
(Chinese, active ca. 742–756)
Date: ca. 750
Accession Number: 1977.78
"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
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
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
Woman in a Blue Dress
Thomas Wilmer Dewing
(1851–1938)
Date: ca. 1890–1909
Accession Number: 1999.176
War
Jackson Pollock
(American, Cody, Wyoming 1912–1956 East Hampton, New York )
Date: 1947
Accession Number: 1982.147.25
The Martyrdom of Saint Paul
Taddeo Zuccaro
(Italian, Sant'Angelo in Vado 1529–1566 Rome)
Date: ca. 1557–58
Accession Number: 1975.1.553
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
"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
Pen Box (Qalamdan) Depicting Shah Isma'il in a Battle against the Uzbeks
Date: early 19th century
Accession Number: 2006.523a, b
Hugh Hall
John Singleton Copley
(American, Boston, Massachusetts 1738–1815 London)
Date: 1758
Accession Number: 1996.279
A Bear Walking
Leonardo da Vinci
(Italian, Vinci 1452–1519 Amboise)
Date: early to mid 1480s
Accession Number: 1975.1.369
Old Plum
Kano Sansetsu
(Japanese, 1590–1651)
Date: 1646
Accession Number: 1975.268.48a–d
"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
Calligraphic Galleon
'Abd al-Qadir Hisari
Date: dated A.H. 1180/ A.D. 1766–67
Accession Number: 2003.241
A Stallion
Painting by Habiballah of Sava
(active ca. 1590–1610)
Date: ca. 1601–6
Accession Number: 1992.51
Diana and Actaeon
Bartholomeus Spranger
(Netherlandish, Antwerp 1546–1611 Prague)
Date: ca. 1590–95
Accession Number: 1997.93
Nocturne (Nocturne: The Thames at Battersea)
James McNeill Whistler
(American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)
Date: 1878
Accession Number: 17.3.159
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 Funeral of Isfandiyar", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)
Abu'l Qasim Firdausi
(935–1020)
Date: 1330s
Accession Number: 33.70
Self-Portrait
Egon Schiele
(Austrian, Tulln 1890–1918 Vienna)
Date: 1911
Accession Number: 1984.433.298ab
Allan Melville
John Rubens Smith
(American, London 1775–1849 New York)
Date: 1810
Accession Number: 46.192.4

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