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Romulus and Remus

Romulus and Remus

Wenceslaus Hollar (Wenzel Vaclav)  (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)

Artist: After Giulio Romano (Italian, Rome 1499?–1546 Mantua)
Date: 1652
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: 4 1/4 x 5 3/4 in. (10.8 x 14.6 cm) (cut to plate line)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number: 17.50.18-119

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Sphinx of King Senwosret III

Sphinx of King Senwosret III

Date: ca. 1878–1840 B.C.
Accession Number: 17.9.2

Female Figure

Female Figure

Zlan of Belewale

Date: before 1960
Accession Number: 1978.412.499

Dusasa II

Dusasa II

El Anatsui (Ghanaian, born Anyako, 1944)

Date: 2007
Accession Number: 2008.121

Tile with Floral and Cloud-band Design

Tile with Floral and Cloud-band Design

Date: ca. 1578
Accession Number: 02.5.91

Terracotta hydria (water jar)

Terracotta hydria (water jar)

Attributed to the Troilos Painter

Date: ca. 490 B.C.
Accession Number: 56.171.53

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