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The Supper at Emmaus

The Supper at Emmaus

Velázquez (Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez)  (Spanish, Seville 1599–1660 Madrid)

Date: 1622–23
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 48 1/2 x 52 1/4 in. (123.2 x 132.7 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number: 14.40.631

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Seated boy

Seated boy

Date: ca. 325–300 B.C.
Accession Number: 74.51.1449

Wheat Field with Cypresses

Wheat Field with Cypresses

Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, Zundert 1853–1890 Auvers-sur-Oise)

Date: 1889
Accession Number: 1993.132

Bust of Pseudo-Seneca

Bust of Pseudo-Seneca

Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, Siegen 1577–1640 Antwerp)

Date: 1600–1626
Accession Number: 1975.1.843

The Farnese Table

The Farnese Table

Desgined by Jacopo Barozzi da Vignola (Italian, Vignola 1507–1573 Rome)

Date: ca. 1569
Accession Number: 58.57a–d

Reclining Nude

Reclining Nude

Amedeo Modigliani (Italian, Livorno 1884–1920 Paris)

Date: 1917
Accession Number: 1997.149.9

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