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Composite image of two identical drawings of a woman with a large hat and her hands holding her billowing dress
New Rotation

New Acquisitions in Context: Selections from the Department of Drawings and Prints

September 7–December 5, 2023
Previously on view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 690
Free with Museum admission
A Woman getting up (Intimite, Le Lever), Marie-Louis-Pierre Vidal  French, Watercolor over graphite
Marie-Louis-Pierre Vidal
1907
The Mattress Workers (Les Matelassieres), Edgar Chahine  French, Etching and Drypoint (2nd state of two)
Edgar Chahine
1908
Wrestlers: Double Down with Head to the Ground (Double Prise de Tete a Terre), Edgar Chahine  French, Soft-ground etching (Vernis Mou); fourth state of four
Edgar Chahine
1904
Polo at Bagatelle (Bagatelle Le Polo), Marie-Louis-Pierre Vidal  French, Watercolor over graphite
Marie-Louis-Pierre Vidal
1906
Dinner at Palace Hotel (Palace Hotel Le Diner), Marie-Louis-Pierre Vidal  French, Watercolor over graphite
Marie-Louis-Pierre Vidal
1908
The French Fries  (Les Frites), Edgar Chahine  French, Etching and drypoint (2nd state of two)
Edgar Chahine
1908
Morphine Addicts, Paul-Albert Besnard  French, Etching, only state
Paul-Albert Besnard
1887
A Visit to the department store (Viste aux grands magasins), Marie-Louis-Pierre Vidal  French, Watercolor over graphite
Marie-Louis-Pierre Vidal
1907
Ouvriers Sortant de L'Usine, Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen  French, born Switzerland, Lithograph; single state
Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen
1903
The Poor Bench in Saint-Germain-des-près, Léon-Augustin Lhermitte  French, Charcoal
Léon-Augustin Lhermitte
1867
A Gentleman goes to his club (Monsieur va au cercle), Marie-Louis-Pierre Vidal  French, Watercolor over graphite
Marie-Louis-Pierre Vidal
1907
Presentation Drawing of a late Baroque Altar inside a Church, Anonymous, Central European, 18th century  Central European, Pen and black and brown ink, brush and gray wash, watercolor, and metallic pigment
Anonymous, Central European, 18th century
ca. 1720-30
Design for an Altarpiece with a Figure of St. Sebastian, Joseph Anton Feuchtmayer  German, Pen and gray ink, and watercolor. Broad framing line in pen and black ink.
Joseph Anton Feuchtmayer
1741
Design for the Transeptal Altars in the Klosterkirche Zwiefalten, Johann Michael Feichtmayr  German, Pen and gray ink, gray and gray-blue wash, and graphite. Framing lines in pen and black ink.
Johann Michael Feichtmayr
ca. 1740–50
Design for a Pulpit, Michael Furtner the Elder  German, Pen and ink, brush and wash
Michael Furtner the Elder
Michael Furtner the Younger
1690–1720
Elevation and Floorplan of a Neoclassical Confessional, Anonymous, Central European, 18th century  Central European, Pen and black ink, brush and gray wash
Anonymous, Central European, 18th century
ca. 1760–80
The Prophets David and Daniel, Peter Paul Rubens  Flemish, Red chalk, brush and red and pink wash, bodycolor, heightened with white
Peter Paul Rubens
Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi)
ca. 1601–2
A Sibyl Holding a Scroll (Study for the Cimmerian Sibyl), Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri)  Italian, Pen and dark brown ink
Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri)
1638
The Shade of the Prophet Samuel Invoked by King Saul and Conjured by the Witch of Endor, Antoine Coypel  French, Black and red chalk
Antoine Coypel
ca. 1695
Study for the Prophet Jeremiah (recto); Studies of a Horse Seen from Below and of a Man Seated on a Chair, Probably a Self-Portrait and an Off-Print in Brown Ink of a Nude Female Abdomen and Legs (verso), Henry Fuseli  Swiss, Pen and brown ink over graphite on paper; verso, pen and brown ink; framing lines in graphite
Henry Fuseli
1764–70
The Cumaean Sibyl (after Michelangelo), Jean Robert Ango  French, Red chalk
Jean Robert Ango
Michelangelo Buonarroti
1767
Chef des Eunuques (head of the Eunuchs), from the series "Caravane du Sultan à la Mecque..." (Caravan of a Sultan Going to Mecca), Joseph Marie Vien  French, Etching
Joseph Marie Vien
1748
The Sultan, Jean Honoré Fragonard  French, Brush and brown wash (possibly bistre) over black chalk underdrawing
Jean Honoré Fragonard
1774
A woman of European descent in Pera, Constantinople receiving visitors, followed by a young girl (Une Dame Franques de Pera à Constantinople recevant visite), Jean Etienne Liotard  Swiss, Etching and engraving
Jean Etienne Liotard
Giuseppe Camerata II
1745
Dame Grecque, dans son Apartement, plate 68 from "Recueil de cent estampes représentent differentes nations du Levant", Jean Baptiste Vanmour  French, Etching and engraving
Multiple artists/makers
1714–15
Dame de Constantinople, plate 5 from "Recueil de diverses fig.res étrangeres Inventées par F. Boucher P.tre du Roy et Gravées par F. Ravenet" (Collection of Various Foreign Figures, Devised by F. Boucher, Painter of the King and Engraved [etched] by F. Ravenet), Simon Francis Ravenet, the elder  French, Etching and engraving
Multiple artists/makers
ca. 1730–50
Woman of Constantinople, François Boucher  French, Red chalk
François Boucher
ca. 1730–31
A Man Tormented by Jealousy Takes Revenge on Cupid, Bénigne Gagneraux  French, Etching and aquatint
Bénigne Gagneraux
ca.1790–95
The Constancy of Coriolanus, Jean François Janinet  French, Etching and roulette
Jean François Janinet
Jean Guillaume Moitte
ca. 1778
Tomb with Death Enthroned as a Sphinx, Louis Jean Desprez  French, Etching and aquatint, printed in brown ink, ii/ii
Louis Jean Desprez
ca. 1779–84
Revolutionary Calendar, Louis Philibert Debucourt  French, Etching and aquatint
Louis Philibert Debucourt
1793
Designs for Silver, Jean Guillaume Moitte  French, Pen and black ink, brush and black and gray wash, with framing lines in pen and black ink.
Jean Guillaume Moitte
Design for a Covered Footed Serving Dish, Henri Auguste  French, Pen and gray ink, brush and gray wash. Framing lines in pen and black ink.
Henri Auguste
ca. 1770–1816
Design for a Silver Knife, Fork and Spoon "St. Marcus Pattern", Anonymous, Czech, early 20th century  Czech, Ink and gouache on gray paper
Anonymous, Czech, early 20th century
early 20th century
Specimens of Tinted Glassware with Decorations in Gold and Blue, Compagnia di Venezia e Murano  Italian, Pencil, pen and ink, and watercolor on tissue paper
Compagnia di Venezia e Murano
1866–1880
Specimens of White and Colored Glassware, Compagnia di Venezia e Murano  Italian, Watercolor, pen and black ink, and graphite
Compagnia di Venezia e Murano
1866–1880
Design for a Lidded Crystal and Silver-Plated Water Pitcher or Claret Jug, Elkington & Co.  British, Watercolor and  gouache (bodycolor) on beige paper
Elkington & Co.
George Richards Elkington
c. 1890–1910
Design for a Covered Dish in the "Service au Filet" (Fish Net Ware), Maison J. Vieillard et Cie, Bordeaux, Amédée de Caranza  French, Graphite, pen and black and brown ink, watercolor, gold paint
Amédée de Caranza
Maison J. Vieillard et Cie
1875–85
Design for a Table Service with a Compotier, Sauce Boat and a Plate, Hélène Forichon  French, Graphite, watercolor, and gold paint on laid paper
Hélène Forichon
1918
Bleeding Heart Biscuit Jar Design, Hannah Borger Overbeck  American, Pen and ink and brush and wash
Hannah Borger Overbeck
1913
Bleeding Heart Milk Pitcher Design, Hannah Borger Overbeck  American, Pen and ink and brush and wash
Hannah Borger Overbeck
1913
Bleeding Heart Vase Design, Hannah Borger Overbeck  American, Pen and ink and brush and wash
Hannah Borger Overbeck
1913
Sample Book of Asian-inspired Porcelain Patterns from the Staatliche Porzellan Manufaktur Meißen, Offizin Drugulin, Etched title page and 41 hand-colored etched plates, some heightened with gold
Offizin Drugulin
Meissen Manufactory
ca. 1920
Plate, Meissen Manufactory  German, Hard-paste porcelain, German, Meissen
Meissen Manufactory
ca. 1725–30
Plate, Meissen Manufactory  German, Hard-paste porcelain, German, Meissen
Meissen Manufactory
ca. 1735
Shimmering Duet (Red Pink), Tunji Adeniyi-Jones  British, Monotype
Tunji Adeniyi-Jones
Two Palms Press
2022
Un coup de dés jamais n'abolira le hasard  [A Throw of the Dice Will Never Abolish Chance], Marcel Broodthaers  Belgian, Artist's book
Multiple artists/makers
1969
For Zitkála Šá Series (For Buffy Sainte-Marie), Raven Chacon  American, Lithograph
Raven Chacon
2020
For Zitkála Šá Series (For Heidi Senungetuk), Raven Chacon  American, Lithograph
Raven Chacon
2020
Lithograph #13, Piero Dorazio  Italian, Lithograph
Piero Dorazio
1961
Yellow Span, Helen Frankenthaler  American, Sugar-lift aquatint
Helen Frankenthaler
Universal Limited Art Editions
1968
Phase, Sam Gilliam  American, Screenprint
Sam Gilliam
1974
Lineas, Gego (Gertrud Goldschmidt)  Venezuelan, born Germany, Lithograph
Gego (Gertrud Goldschmidt)
1966
After Degas, Howard Hodgkin  British, Intaglio print with carborundum in colors, with hand coloring
Multiple artists/makers
1990
Escrito en Piedra, from the portfolio "Guariquen: Images and Words Rican/Structured", Juan Sanchez  American, Hand-colored lithograph with collage
Multiple artists/makers
1987
Recoge Tu Destino, from the portfolio "Guariquen: Images and Words Rican/Structured", Juan Sanchez  American, Hand-colored lithograph and screenprint with collage
Multiple artists/makers
1986
La Lucha Continua, from the portfolio "Guariquen: Images and Words Rican/Structured", Juan Sanchez  American, Hand-colored lithograph and screenprint with collage
Multiple artists/makers
1986
Para Carmen María Colón, from the portfolio "Guariquen: Images and Words Rican/Structured", Juan Sanchez  American, Hand-colored lithograph with collage
Multiple artists/makers
1986
Un Sueño Libre, from the portfolio "Guariquen: Images and Words Rican/Structured", Juan Sanchez  American, Hand-colored lithograph with collage
Multiple artists/makers
1987
Cloth: Label 1, Richard Tuttle  American, Etching with aquatint, spitbite, sugarlift, softground, fabric collé
Multiple artists/makers
2002–05
Yellow Changing, Stanley Whitney  American, Color aquatint
Stanley Whitney
2011
Untitled, Stanley Whitney  American, Single color etching
Stanley Whitney
2017
Multiple artists/makers
1986–87
La Femme à Paris, Nos Contemporaires, Octave Uzanne  French
Octave Uzanne
1894
Orange Downpour, Helen Frankenthaler  American, Pochoir
Helen Frankenthaler
Abrams Original Editions, New York
1970
Cloth: Label 2, Richard Tuttle  American, Etching with aquatint, spitbite, sugarlift, softground, fabric collé
Multiple artists/makers
2002–05
Cloth: Label 3, Richard Tuttle  American, Etching with aquatint, spitbite, sugarlift, softground, fabric collé
Multiple artists/makers
2002–05
La Vie à Montmartre, Georges Montorgueil  French
Georges Montorgueil
Marie-Louis-Pierre Vidal
1899
Cloth: Label 4, Richard Tuttle  American, Etching with aquatint, spitbite, sugarlift, softground, fabric collé
Multiple artists/makers
2002–05
MAB: (Etching II) 1971 Yellow, 2016, McArthur Binion  American, Color aquatint with hardground etching
McArthur Binion
2016
A suite of five linocuts individually titled: Juapong, Kpetoe, Tsito, Vane, Kpong, Atta Kwami  Ghanaian, Linocut
Atta Kwami
2006