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"Recent Acquisitions, A Selection: 2001-2002": The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, v. 60, no. 2 (Fall, 2002)

"Recent Acquisitions, A Selection: 2001–2002"

Arnold, Dorothea, Kevin J. Avery, Katharine Baetjer, Carmen C. Bambach, Amy B. Beil, Barbara Drake Boehm, Andrew Bolton, Stefano Carboni, Keith Christiansen, Malcolm Daniel, Joyce Denney, James David Draper, Douglas Eklund, Helen C. Evans, Jean Evans, Mia Fineman, Lawrence A. Fleischman, Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen, Jared Goss, Navina Haidar, Maxwell K. Hearn, Johanna Hecht, Morrison H. Heckscher, Herbert Heyde, Marsha Hill, Melanie E. Holcomb, Colta Ives, J. Stewart Johnson, Julie Jones, Heidi King, Eric Kjellgren, Harold Koda, Wolfram Koeppe, Steven M. Kossak, Alisa LaGamma, Denise Patry Leidy, Martin Lerner, Walter Liedtke, Joan R. Mertens, Lisa M. Messinger, J. Kenneth Moore, Jeffrey H. Munger, Miyeko Murase, Morihiro Ogawa, Amelia Peck, Carlos A. Picón, Michael C. Plomp, Stuart W. Pyhrr, Sabine Rewald, Jeff L. Rosenheim, Nan Rosenthal, Susan Alyson Stein, Perrin Stein, Anne L. Strauss, Zhixin Jason Sun, Gary Tinterow, Thayer Tolles, Suzanne G. Valenstein, James C. Y. Watt, Virginia Lee Webb, and H. Barbara Weinberg
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Director's Note

Ancient World


Medieval Europe

Renaissance and Baroque Europe

Europe 1700–1900

North America 1700–1900


Africa, Oceania, and the Americas


Donors of Gifts of Works of Art or of Funds for Acquisition of Works of Art

Recumbent Lion, Granite
ca. 2575–2450 B.C.
Marble spouted bowl, Marble, Cycladic
ca. 2700–2200 BCE
Terracotta deep bowl, Terracotta, Greek, South Italian, Campanian, Calenian
Greek, South Italian, Campanian, Calenian
late 3rd–early 2nd century BCE
Bird-Shaped Oil Lamp, Bronze; cast, engraved, inlaid with silver and copper
late 12th–early 13th century
Prince and Ladies in a Garden, Nidha Mal  Indian, Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Nidha Mal
mid-18th century
Plaque with Censing Angels, Champlevé enamel, copper gilt, French
ca. 1170–80
Kushite Pharaoh, Bronze; gold leaf
ca. 713–664 B.C.
Marble head of a Ptolemaic queen, Marble, Greek
ca. 270–250 BCE
Standing bull, Copper alloy, shell
ca. mid- to late 1st millennium BCE
Reliquary Cross, Silver gilt, rock crystal, glass cabochons, and possible human remains; wood core, French
ca. 1180
The Conversion of Saint Paul, Ludovico Carracci  Italian, Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache and cream color oil paint, over black chalk, on paper toned with light brown wash
Ludovico Carracci
ca. 1587–89
Cuirassier Armor, Steel, gold, leather, textile, Italian, Milan or Brescia
Italian, Milan or Brescia
ca. 1610–30
A Poultry Market in a Dutch Town, Willem Pietersz Buytewech  Dutch, Pencil, pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash; framing lines in pen and brown ink
Willem Pietersz Buytewech
The Virgin Adored by Saints (recto); Study of the Torso Belvedere (verso), Peter Paul Rubens  Flemish, Pen and brown ink (recto); red chalk (verso)
Peter Paul Rubens
Still Life with Shells and a Chip-Wood Box, Sebastian Stoskopff  French, Oil on canvas
Sebastian Stoskopff
late 1620s
Study of a Palm Tree (recto); Mountain Landscape (verso), Nicolas Poussin  French, Pen and brown ink, over traces of black chalk (recto); pen and brown ink (verso)
Nicolas Poussin
ca. 1635–40
Saint Jerome in the Wilderness, Antonio Rossellino  Italian, Marble, Italian, Florence
Antonio Rossellino
ca. 1470
Gold Bracteate, Gold, Scandinavian
Illuminated Psalter, Tempera, black ink and gold on parchment, Byzantine
late 1100s
Saint John the Evangelist (recto; Cartoon for a Fresco); Saint Mark (verso; Cartoon for a Fresco), Francesco Salviati (Francesco de' Rossi)  Italian, (Recto and verso) Charcoal, highlighted with white chalk, on blue paper; outlines heavily stylus-incised on recto, and partly so on verso
Francesco Salviati (Francesco de' Rossi)
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