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Culture: Italy, late 16th-17th century (138)
Culture: Italy, late 16th-17th century (138)
Hanger (Hunting Sword)
Jaspar Bongen the Younger (German, active late 1600s)
1916.1629CCCC0
Portrait of a Couple
Northern Italy, late 16th century
1916.793CCCC0
Parrying Dagger
Italy, late 16th - early 17th Century
1916.1657CCCC0
Morion
North Italy, late 16th Century
1916.1808CCCC0
Venus Reclining in a Landscape
Giulio Campagnola (Italian, 1482-1515)
1931.205CCCC0
Dagger
Italy, late 17th Century
1916.1713CCCC0
Curb Bit
Italy, late 16th Century
1916.1581CCCC0
Three Studies of  Angels for a Pendentive (recto)
Cristoforo Roncalli (Italian, 1552-1626)
1989.45.aCCCC0
Butt-Cap from a Flintlock Pistol
Italy, late 17th Century
1916.1910CCCC0
Double Cup
Italy, late 16th century
1959.335CCCC0
Double Cup (Lower Cup)
Italy, late 16th century
1959.335.aCCCC0
Double Cup (Upper Cup)
Italy, late 16th century
1959.335.bCCCC0
Ecce Homo (Behold the Man)
workshop or follower of Antonio Abondio (Italian, 1538-1591)
1936.23CCCC0
Panel, Probably from a Christening Mantle
Italy, late 16th century
1994.155CCCC0
Leaf from a Gradual: Initial P with the Nativity
Attavante degli Attavanti (Italian, c. 1452-c. 1525) and 1 other
2003.173CCCC0
Mount for the Upper Stock of a Flintlock Pistol
Italy, Brescia (?), late 17th Century
1916.56CCCC0
Pair of Flintlock Pistols
Gio Borgognone (Italian) and 1 other
1916.679CCCC0
Flintlock Pistol
Gio Borgognone (Italian) and 1 other
1916.679.1CCCC0
Flintlock Pistol
Gio Borgognone (Italian) and 1 other
1916.679.2CCCC0
Saint Christopher
Andrea Mantegna (Italian, 1431-1506)
1956.39CCCC0
Ewer with Triumph of Galatea
Massimiliano Soldani (Italian, 1656-1740)
1975.112CCCC0
Needlepoint Lace Cloth
Italy, late 16th century
1930.656CCCC0
Trigger Guard for a Pistol
Italy, Brescia (?), late 17th Century
1916.55CCCC0
Procurator’s Velvet Stole
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1942.829CCCC0
Textile Fragment
Italy, 19th century
1918.311CCCC0
Madonna and Child
Jacopo Chimenti (Italian, c. 1554-1640)
1929.10CCCC0
Pear Stalk Cabasset
North Italy, Brescia(?), late 16th Century
1916.1805CCCC0
Virgin and Child
Benedetto Buglioni (Italian, 1461-1521)
1916.1005CCCC0
Hunting Horn
Italy, late 16th-early 17th century
1916.1775CCCC0
David Triumphant over Goliath
Moderno (Italian, 1467-1528)
1992.131CCCC0
Priest's Red Cope, Orphrey and Hood
France and Italy, Orphrey and hood: France, Lyon, Regency period, 1715-1725; Cope: Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1995.106CCCC0
Battle Axe
Italy, late 16th Century
1916.1599CCCC0
The Lamentation
Orazio Borgianni (Italian, 1568-1616)
1925.58CCCC0
Pair of Chairs, Sgabello type
Italy, late 16th century
1942.610CCCC0
Chair, Sgabello type
Italy, late 16th century
1942.610.1CCCC0
Chair, Sgabello type
Italy, late 16th century
1942.610.2CCCC0
Console Table Depicting Chronos, or Father Time (top)
Italy, probably Rome, late 17th-early 18th Century
1968.31CCCC0
No image available
Italy, probably Rome, late 17th-early 18th Century
1968.31.aCCCC0
No image available
Italy, probably Rome, late 17th-early 18th Century
1968.31.bCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - 17th century
1918.256CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - 17th century
1918.309CCCC0
Holy Family with St. Elizabeth and the Infant St. John the Baptist
Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian) and 1 other
1924.218CCCC0
Adoration of the Shepherds
Northern Italy, late 15th-early 16th Century
1916.782CCCC0
The Calumny of Apelles
Girolamo Mocetto (Italian, c. 1458-c. 1531) and 1 other
1945.113CCCC0
Pietà
possibly Italy, Florence, late 16th century, or later
1915.407CCCC0
Adoration of the Magi
Cristofano Robetta (Italian, 1462-after 1534)
1929.53CCCC0
Needlepoint (Cutwork) Lace Insertion
Italy, late 16th-17th century
1920.1135CCCC0
Lyre Guitar
Italy, late 17th century
1918.379CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th century
1918.278CCCC0
Bobbin Lace Flounce
Italy, Milan, late 17th century
1923.993CCCC0
Carpenter's Plane
Italy, late 17th century
1916.21CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th century to early 17th century
1918.255CCCC0
The Verification of the True Cross
Filippo Bellini (Italian, c. 1550-1603)
2011.197CCCC0
Pair of Lace (Wrapping) Tassels
Italy, late 16th century
1920.1131CCCC0
Pair of Lace (Wrapping) Tassels
Italy, late 16th century
1920.1131.aCCCC0
Pair of Lace (Wrapping) Tassels
Italy, late 16th century
1920.1131.bCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Genoa, late 17th century
1918.276CCCC0
Pair of Candleholders
Italy, mid-late 17th century
1939.179CCCC0
Candleholder
Italy, mid-late 17th century
1939.179.1CCCC0
Candleholder
Italy, mid-late 17th century
1939.179.2CCCC0
Banner With the Lion of St. Mark
Italy, Venice, late 17th, early 18th century
1916.1807CCCC0
Banner With the Lion of St. Mark (banner)
Italy, Venice, late 17th, early 18th century
1916.1807.aCCCC0
Banner With the Lion of St. Mark (pole)
Italy, Venice, late 17th-early 18th century
1916.1807.bCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1946.403CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1946.404CCCC0
Landscape with Shepherds
Domenico I Piola (Italian, 1627-1703)
1939.664CCCC0
Ecce Homo
Giuseppe Scolari (Italian)
2011.195CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th- early 17th century
1946.402CCCC0
Bacchanalian Scene
Francesco Bertelli (Italian)
1947.349CCCC0
Entombment of Christ
Giuseppe Scolari (Italian)
2012.10CCCC0
Brocaded Textile Fragment
Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1946.407CCCC0
Needlepoint (Venetian Rose Point) Lace Edging
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1923.1008CCCC0
Needlepoint (Cutwork) and Bobbin Lace Cloth
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.1165CCCC0
Knife and Fork with Sheath Set
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1959.338CCCC0
Knife and Fork with Sheath (Knife)
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1959.338.aCCCC0
Knife and Fork with Sheath (Fork)
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1959.338.bCCCC0
Knife and Fork with Sheath (Sheath)
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1959.338.cCCCC0
Needlepoint (Cutwork) Lace Edging
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1936.202CCCC0
Needlepoint (Coralline Point) Lace Edging
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1923.1006CCCC0
Table Cover
Italy, Venice, late 17th-early 18th century
1939.152CCCC0
Rearing Horse and Rider
attributed to Antonio Tempesta (Italian, 1555-1630)
2003.274CCCC0
Rearing Horse and Rider
attributed to Antonio Tempesta (Italian, 1555-1630)
2003.273CCCC0
Allegory of the Fall of Ignorant Humanity
Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian) and 1 other
1925.155CCCC0
Allegory of the Fall of Ignorant Humanity: Virtus Combusta
Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian) and 1 other
1925.155.aCCCC0
Allegory of the Rescue of Humanity: Virtus Deserta
Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian) and 1 other
1925.155.bCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.1192CCCC0
Carpenter's Plane
Italy, late 16th century ?
1916.22©
Towel
Italy, Perugia ?, late 15th-early 16th Century
1917.281CCCC0
Needlepoint (Cutwork) and Bobbin Lace Panel
Italy, Venice ?, late 16th century
1920.1134CCCC0
Needlepoint (Coralline Point) Lace Edging
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1923.1013CCCC0
Fragment of a Stola
Italy, late 17th century
1918.283CCCC0
Velvet Brocade Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.897CCCC0
Brocaded Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.906CCCC0
Two Brocaded Fragments
Italy, late 16th century
1918.910CCCC0
Two Brocaded Fragments
Italy, late 16th century
1918.910.aCCCC0
Two Brocaded Fragments
Italy, late 16th century
1918.910.bCCCC0
Border Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.904CCCC0
Velvet Fragments Sewn Together
Italy, late 16th century
1918.214CCCC0
Embroidered Strip
Italy, late 16th century
1929.844CCCC0
Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.39CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.226CCCC0
Satin Textile
Italy, late 17th century
1948.108CCCC0
Length of Silk Damask
Italy, late 17th century
1954.294CCCC0
Length of Silk Damask
Italy, late 17th century
1953.292CCCC0
Length of Brocade
Italy, late 17th century
1916.1414CCCC0
Velvet Brocaded Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.903CCCC0
Silk Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1952.556CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.266CCCC0
Needlepoint (Punto in aria) Lace Collar
Italy, Genoa, late 16th century
1920.1239CCCC0
The Magdalen
Paolo Farinati (Italian, 1522-1606)
2002.18CCCC0
Velvet Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.222CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th century
1918.273CCCC0
Needlepoint (Drawnwork) Lace Insertion
Italy, late 16th century
1920.1117CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.271CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.269CCCC0
Needlepoint (Reticella) Lace Cloth
Italy, late 16th century
1936.93CCCC0
Triumph of Caesar:  The Senators
attributed to Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian) and 1 other
1925.442CCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.1145CCCC0
Fragment of Silk Damask Textile
Italy, late 17th century
1953.480CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.275CCCC0
Brocaded Textile
Italy, late 17th century
1918.896CCCC0
Silk Textile
Italy, late 17th century
1948.109CCCC0
Powder Flask
Italy, late 16th century (?) questionable authenticity
1916.1916CCCC0
Bobbin Lace (Needlepoint Design) Insertion
Italy, Genoa, late 16th century
1920.972CCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.1198CCCC0
Length of Silk Damask
Italy, late 17th-18th century
1954.302CCCC0
Bobbin Lace (Rose Lace) Edging with Bell Points
Italy, Genoa, late 17th century
1920.916CCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion with Edging
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.839CCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion without Selvage
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.858CCCC0
Bobbin Lace Edging of Points
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.890CCCC0
Bobbin Lace (Rose Lace) Edging with Bell Points
Italy, Genoa, late 17th century
1920.915CCCC0
Bobbin Lace Edging of Points
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.892CCCC0
Bobbin Lace Edging of Points
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.1147CCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion without Selvage
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.845CCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion with Selvage
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.861CCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.828CCCC0
Needlepoint (Venetian Flat Point) Edging
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1920.1235CCCC0
Needlepoint (Coralline Point) Lace Edging
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1920.1269CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 15th-early 16th Century
1918.230CCCC0
Length of Silk Damask
Italy, late 17th - early 18th century
1953.289CCCC0
Fragment of Velvet Brocade
Italy ?, late 17th or early 18th century
1918.23CCCC0
Silk Fragment
Italy or Spain, late 17th century
1954.293CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th - early 18th century
1918.882CCCC0
No image available
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1931.441CCCC0
Length of Brocatelle Textile
Italy or Spain, late 17th-early 18th century
1954.319CCCC0
No image available
Italy, late 17th century
1918.364CCCC0
No image available
Italy, Venice, late 17th - early 18th century
1939.151.aCCCC0
No image available
Italy, Rome, late 17th century
1918.372CCCC0
No image available
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1923.978CCCC0
No image available
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.899CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Hanger (Hunting Sword)
Jaspar Bongen the Younger (German, active late 1600s)
1916.1629Steel; gold and silver damascened hiltOverall: 73 cm (28 3/4 in.); Blade: 57.7 cm (22 11/16 in.); Quillions: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Portrait of a Couple
Northern Italy, late 16th century
1916.793Oil on canvasFramed: 132 x 173 x 10.5 cm (51 15/16 x 68 1/8 x 4 1/8 in.); Unframed: 99.8 x 140.5 cm (39 5/16 x 55 5/16 in.)Holden CollectionCCCC0
Parrying Dagger
Italy, late 16th - early 17th Century
1916.1657Steel, copper wireOverall: 26.5 cm (10 7/16 in.); Blade: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.); Quillions: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Morion
North Italy, late 16th Century
1916.1808Steel with etched floral motif and medallion (on comb) with boar under oak treeOverall: 39 x 23.5 x 33 cm (15 3/8 x 9 1/4 x 13 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Venus Reclining in a Landscape
Giulio Campagnola (Italian, 1482-1515)
1931.205EngravingPlatemark: 11.9 x 18.3 cm (4 11/16 x 7 3/16 in.); Sheet: 11.9 x 18.3 cm (4 11/16 x 7 3/16 in.)Gift of The Print Club of ClevelandCCCC0
Dagger
Italy, late 17th Century
1916.1713Steel and ivoryOverall: 30.2 cm (11 7/8 in.); Blade: 20.3 cm (8 in.); Quillions: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Curb Bit
Italy, late 16th Century
1916.1581Iron with gilt bronze bossesOverall: 25.4 x 15.6 cm (10 x 6 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Three Studies of  Angels for a Pendentive (recto); Studies for Christ...
Cristoforo Roncalli (Italian, 1552-1626)
1989.45Red chalk; squared in red chalk (left half), framing lines in red chalkSheet: 27.8 x 35.3 cm (10 15/16 x 13 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Butt-Cap from a Flintlock Pistol
Italy, late 17th Century
1916.1910Steel, chiseledOverall: 8.6 x 9.7 cm (3 3/8 x 3 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Double Cup
Italy, late 16th century
1959.335Rock crystal set in enameled goldOverall: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.); Part 1: 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Ecce Homo (Behold the Man)
workshop or follower of Antonio Abondio (Italian, 1538-1591)
1936.23LeadOverall: 8.3 x 6.4 cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. George A. MartinCCCC0
Panel, Probably from a Christening Mantle
Italy, late 16th century
1994.155Silk, gold thread; embroidery: couching, stem, long, and short stitchesOverall: 50 x 204.6 cm (19 11/16 x 80 9/16 in.); Mounted: 62.2 x 216.5 cm (24 1/2 x 85 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Leaf from a Gradual: Initial P with the Nativity
Attavante degli Attavanti (Italian, c. 1452-c. 1525) and 1 other
2003.173Ink, tempera and gold on vellumEach leaf: 59.8 x 4.1 cm (23 9/16 x 1 5/8 in.)The Jeanne Miles Blackburn CollectionCCCC0
Mount for the Upper Stock of a Flintlock Pistol
Italy, Brescia (?), late 17th Century
1916.56Chiseled steelOverall: 10.2 x 3 cm (4 x 1 3/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Pair of Flintlock Pistols
Gio Borgognone (Italian) and 1 other
1916.679Steel, chiseled steel with walnut stockOverall: 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.); Barrel: 30.9 cm (12 3/16 in.); Bore: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Saint Christopher
Andrea Mantegna (Italian, 1431-1506)
1956.39Pen and brown ink and blue gouache with brush and green wash and traces of orange gouache, heightened with white gouacheSheet: 28.6 x 17.4 cm (11 1/4 x 6 7/8 in.); Secondary Support: 28.7 x 17.6 cm (11 5/16 x 6 15/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Ewer with Triumph of Galatea
Massimiliano Soldani (Italian, 1656-1740)
1975.112BronzeOverall: 81.5 x 35.5 x 26.5 cm (32 1/16 x 14 x 10 7/16 in.); Base: 8.9 x 25.9 x 26.5 cm (3 1/2 x 10 3/16 x 10 7/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Needlepoint Lace Cloth
Italy, late 16th century
1930.656Linen; lace, needlepoint (Reticella and Cutwork)Overall: 131.4 x 184.2 cm (51 3/4 x 72 1/2 in.); Mounted: 148.9 x 202.2 cm (58 5/8 x 79 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward S. Harkness in memory of Mrs. Stephen V. HarknessCCCC0
Trigger Guard for a Pistol
Italy, Brescia (?), late 17th Century
1916.55Chiseled steelOverall: 15.9 x 2.9 cm (6 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Procurator’s Velvet Stole
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1942.829Dyed silk; velvet in two heights of cut pile (pile on pile, alto e basso), woven as two stole widthsOverall: 142.2 x 71.1 cm (56 x 28 in.); Mounted: 147.3 x 77.5 cm (58 x 30 1/2 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Italy, 19th century
1918.311Damask; woolOverall: 53 x 22 cm (20 7/8 x 8 11/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Madonna and Child
Jacopo Chimenti (Italian, c. 1554-1640)
1929.10Black and red chalk and pen and brown ink (iron gall)Sheet: 32.7 x 22.3 cm (12 7/8 x 8 3/4 in.); Secondary Support: 32.7 x 22.3 cm (12 7/8 x 8 3/4 in.)The Charles W. Harkness Endowment FundCCCC0
Pear Stalk Cabasset
North Italy, Brescia(?), late 16th Century
1916.1805Steel, etched, roped edge and brass rivetsOverall: 30.5 x 36.8 x 18.4 cm (12 x 14 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Virgin and Child
Benedetto Buglioni (Italian, 1461-1521)
1916.1005Glazed terracottaOverall: 123.8 x 68.6 x 15.3 cm (48 3/4 x 27 x 6 in.)The Holden CollectionCCCC0
Hunting Horn
Italy, late 16th-early 17th century
1916.1775Steel, embossedOverall: 28.5 cm (11 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
David Triumphant over Goliath
Moderno (Italian, 1467-1528)
1992.131BronzeOverall: 7 x 5.8 cm (2 3/4 x 2 5/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Dr. and Mrs. Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Priest's Red Cope, Orphrey and Hood
France and Italy, Orphrey and hood: France, Lyon, Regency period, 1715-1725; Cope: Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1995.106Cope: damask weave, silk; Orphrey and hood: brocade, silk and silverOverall: 124.5 x 276.9 cm (49 x 109 in.)Gift of the Swetland FamilyCCCC0
Battle Axe
Italy, late 16th Century
1916.1599Steel, inset with copper rosetteBlade: 8.3 cm (3 1/4 in.); Head: 27.3 cm (10 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
The Lamentation
Orazio Borgianni (Italian, 1568-1616)
1925.58EtchingGift of Ralph KingCCCC0
Pair of Chairs, Sgabello type
Italy, late 16th century
1942.610WalnutOverall: 100.3 x 33.7 x 44.2 cm (39 1/2 x 13 1/4 x 17 3/8 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Pendant with Virgin and Child with Saints and Saint John the Evangelist
Italy, late 16th century
1959.337Enameled gold with pearls and emeraldsOverall: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Console Table Depicting Chronos, or Father Time (top)
Italy, probably Rome, late 17th-early 18th Century
1968.31Painted and gilded wood, marble topOverall: 95.3 x 107.3 x 62.9 cm (37 1/2 x 42 1/4 x 24 3/4 in.)Elisabeth Severance Prentiss Collection by exchangeCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - 17th century
1918.256VelvetOverall: 14.3 x 9 cm (5 5/8 x 3 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - 17th century
1918.309Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 36.1 x 16.7 cm (14 3/16 x 6 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Holy Family with St. Elizabeth and the Infant St. John the Baptist
Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian) and 1 other
1924.218EngravingGift of Ralph KingCCCC0
Adoration of the Shepherds
Northern Italy, late 15th-early 16th Century
1916.782Oil on woodFramed: 63 x 51 x 7.8 cm (24 13/16 x 20 1/16 x 3 1/16 in.); Unframed: 41.5 x 29.8 cm (16 5/16 x 11 3/4 in.)Holden CollectionCCCC0
Black and White Burgonet (of the Civic Guard of Bologna)
Italy, late 16th Century
1916.891Steel with black paintOverall: 31.8 x 35.6 x 19 cm (12 1/2 x 14 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
The Calumny of Apelles
Girolamo Mocetto (Italian, c. 1458-c. 1531) and 1 other
1945.113EngravingDudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Pietà
possibly Italy, Florence, late 16th century, or later
1915.407Oil on canvasUnframed: 117 x 89 cm (46 1/16 x 35 1/16 in.)Gift of Philip R. McCurdy and Lucia McCurdy McBrideCCCC0
Adoration of the Magi
Cristofano Robetta (Italian, 1462-after 1534)
1929.53EngravingGift of Mrs. Ralph KingCCCC0
Needlepoint (Cutwork) Lace Insertion
Italy, late 16th-17th century
1920.1135Lace, needlepoint: linenAverage: 6.7 x 56.6 cm (2 5/8 x 22 5/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Lyre Guitar
Italy, late 17th century
1918.379Overall: 76.9 x 33.4 cm (30 1/4 x 13 1/8 in.)The Charles G. King, Jr. Collection. Gift of Ralph King in memory of Charles G. King, Jr.CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th century
1918.278Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 52.7 x 25.4 cm (20 3/4 x 10 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Flounce
Italy, Milan, late 17th century
1923.993Lace, bobbinAverage: 28.3 x 381.5 cm (11 1/8 x 150 3/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward B. Greene, G. G. Wade and J. H. Wade, Jr. for the Ellen Garretson Wade Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Carpenter's Plane
Italy, late 17th century
1916.21WoodOverall: 29.3 cm (11 9/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Fragment of Needlepoint (Cutwork) Lace
Italy, late 17th century
1933.354Lace, needlepoint: linenOverall: 14 x 45.4 cm (5 1/2 x 17 7/8 in.)Bequest of Louise Tifft BrownCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th century to early 17th century
1918.255VelvetOverall: 18.7 x 19.3 cm (7 3/8 x 7 5/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
The Verification of the True Cross
Filippo Bellini (Italian, c. 1550-1603)
2011.197Pen and brown ink, brown wash, over graphiteSheet: 28.6 x 19.7 cm (11 1/4 x 7 3/4 in.); Secondary Support: 29.7 x 21 cm (11 11/16 x 8 1/4 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Pair of Lace (Wrapping) Tassels
Italy, late 16th century
1920.1131LaceAverage: 5.8 x 3.2 cm (2 5/16 x 1 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Genoa, late 17th century
1918.276Velvet (cut, uncut, voided); silk and metallic threadsOverall: 35.6 x 30.5 cm (14 x 12 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Pair of Candleholders
Italy, mid-late 17th century
1939.179Gilded woodEach: 81.3 cm (32 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Banner With the Lion of St. Mark
Italy, Venice, late 17th, early 18th century
1916.1807Brown silk with fringeOverall: 87.2 x 87.2 cm (34 5/16 x 34 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1946.403Velvet (cut and uncut); silkAverage: 14.6 x 16.5 cm (5 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1946.404Velvet (cut and uncut); silkAverage: 28.1 x 19 cm (11 1/16 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Landscape with Shepherds
Domenico I Piola (Italian, 1627-1703)
1939.664Pen and brown ink and brush and brown wash over traces of black chalk; framing lines in brown inkSheet: 35.7 x 47.8 cm (14 1/16 x 18 13/16 in.); Secondary Support: 35.7 x 47.8 cm (14 1/16 x 18 13/16 in.)Gift of Robert Hays GriesCCCC0
Ecce Homo
Giuseppe Scolari (Italian)
2011.195WoodcutSheet: 50.5 x 36.1 cm (19 7/8 x 14 3/16 in.); Image: 49.2 x 34.8 cm (19 3/8 x 13 11/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th- early 17th century
1946.402Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 24.1 x 14.3 cm (9 1/2 x 5 5/8 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Bacchanalian Scene
Francesco Bertelli (Italian)
1947.349EngravingSheet: 30.6 x 79.7 cm (12 1/16 x 31 3/8 in.); Platemark: 30 x 79.4 cm (11 13/16 x 31 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William G. MatherCCCC0
Entombment of Christ
Giuseppe Scolari (Italian)
2012.10Woodcut on two sheets of joined paperSheet: 68 x 43.8 cm (26 3/4 x 17 1/4 in.); Image: 67.4 x 43.4 cm (26 9/16 x 17 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocaded Textile Fragment
Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1946.407Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 11.4 x 25.4 cm (4 1/2 x 10 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Needlepoint (Venetian Rose Point) Lace Edging
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1923.1008Lace, needlepointAverage: 8.3 x 189.2 cm (3 1/4 x 74 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward B. Greene, G. G. Wade and J. H. Wade, Jr. for the Ellen Garretson Wade Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Needlepoint (Cutwork) and Bobbin Lace Cloth
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.1165Lace, needlepoint and bobbin: linenAverage: 143.6 x 75.6 cm (56 9/16 x 29 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Knife and Fork with Sheath Set
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1959.338Gold, enamel, crystal, steel, leatherAverage: 18.3 cm (7 3/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Needlepoint (Cutwork) Lace Edging
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1936.202Lace, needlepoint: linenAverage: 19.7 x 45.2 cm (7 3/4 x 17 13/16 in.)The Frances McIntosh Sherwin CollectionCCCC0
Needlepoint (Coralline Point) Lace Edging
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1923.1006Lace, needlepointAverage: 6.1 x 99.1 cm (2 3/8 x 39 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward B. Greene, G. G. Wade and J. H. Wade, Jr. for the Ellen Garretson Wade Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Table Cover
Italy, Venice, late 17th-early 18th century
1939.152Satin weave, brocaded; silk and metal threadOverall: 170.2 x 102.2 cm (67 x 40 1/4 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Rearing Horse and Rider
attributed to Antonio Tempesta (Italian, 1555-1630)
2003.274Red chalk counterproofSheet: 19.5 x 16.7 cm (7 11/16 x 6 9/16 in.)Bequest of Nicholas J. VelloneyCCCC0
Rearing Horse and Rider
attributed to Antonio Tempesta (Italian, 1555-1630)
2003.273Red chalkSheet: 20.6 x 17.1 cm (8 1/8 x 6 3/4 in.)Bequest of Nicholas J. VelloneyCCCC0
Allegory of the Fall of Ignorant Humanity
Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian) and 1 other
1925.155Engraving printed on two sheetsDudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.1192Lace, bobbinAverage: 4.2 x 46.4 cm (1 5/8 x 18 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Carpenter's Plane
Italy, late 16th century ?
1916.22WoodOverall: 25.4 cm (10 in.)Gift of Dr. Dudley P. Allen©
Towel
Italy, Perugia ?, late 15th-early 16th Century
1917.281CottonOverall: 108 x 52.1 cm (42 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)Gift of Miss Caroline E. CoitCCCC0
Needlepoint (Cutwork) and Bobbin Lace Panel
Italy, Venice ?, late 16th century
1920.1134Lace, needlepoint: linenAverage: 33 x 104.5 cm (13 x 41 1/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Needlepoint (Coralline Point) Lace Edging
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1923.1013Lace, needlepointAverage: 7 x 496.2 cm (2 3/4 x 195 3/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward B. Greene, G. G. Wade and J. H. Wade, Jr. for the Ellen Garretson Wade Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Needlepoint (Punto in aria) Lace Insertion and Edging
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.1238Lace, needlepointAverage: 10.5 x 48 cm (4 1/8 x 18 7/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Stola
Italy, late 17th century
1918.283Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 44.5 x 20 cm (17 1/2 x 7 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Brocade Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.897Velvet (brocaded); silk and metalOverall: 19.7 x 50.8 cm (7 3/4 x 20 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Brocaded Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.906Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 52.1 x 46.3 cm (20 1/2 x 18 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Two Brocaded Fragments
Italy, late 16th century
1918.910Lampas weave (?), silk and metal threadOverall: 22.5 x 13.5 cm (8 7/8 x 5 5/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Needlepoint (Reticella) and Bobbin Lace Sheet
Italy, late 16th century
1920.1263Lace, needlepoint and bobbin: linenOverall: 345.4 x 261.7 cm (136 x 103 1/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Ralph KingCCCC0
Border Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.904Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 38.1 x 43.2 cm (15 x 17 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragments Sewn Together
Italy, late 16th century
1918.214VelvetOverall: 37 x 39.5 cm (14 9/16 x 15 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Embroidered Strip
Italy, late 16th century
1929.844Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 29.2 x 175.2 cm (11 1/2 x 69 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.39DamaskOverall: 47 x 53.3 cm (18 1/2 x 21 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.226VelvetOverall: 19.5 x 42 cm (7 11/16 x 16 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Satin Textile
Italy, late 17th century
1948.108Plain compound satin; silk and linenOverall: 78.7 x 29.2 cm (31 x 11 1/2 in.)Gift of Joseph F. SindelarCCCC0
Length of Silk Damask
Italy, late 17th century
1954.294Damask, silkAverage: 87.4 x 52.4 cm (34 7/16 x 20 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Length of Silk Damask
Italy, late 17th century
1953.292Damask, silkAverage: 121.3 x 55.9 cm (47 3/4 x 22 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Length of Brocade
Italy, late 17th century
1916.1414Plain compound twill, brocadedOverall: 87.1 x 162.2 cm (34 5/16 x 63 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Brocaded Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.903Velvet (brocaded)Overall: 36.2 x 40 cm (14 1/4 x 15 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Silk Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1952.556Damask, silkOverall: 120.3 x 56.9 cm (47 3/8 x 22 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.266VelvetOverall: 17.5 x 18 cm (6 7/8 x 7 1/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Needlepoint (Punto in aria) Lace Collar
Italy, Genoa, late 16th century
1920.1239Lace, needlepointAverage: 12.5 x 33.1 cm (4 15/16 x 13 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
The Magdalen
Paolo Farinati (Italian, 1522-1606)
2002.18EtchingSheet: 20.4 x 14.5 cm (8 1/16 x 5 11/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.222VelvetOverall: 53.2 x 48.3 cm (20 15/16 x 19 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th century
1918.273VelvetOverall: 70 x 38.5 cm (27 9/16 x 15 3/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Needlepoint (Drawnwork) Lace Insertion
Italy, late 16th century
1920.1117Lace, needlepoint: linenAverage: 12.8 x 13.7 cm (5 1/16 x 5 3/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.271VelvetOverall: 70.3 x 37 cm (27 11/16 x 14 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.269VelvetOverall: 43.5 x 19 cm (17 1/8 x 7 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Needlepoint (Punto in aria) Lace Edging
Italy, late 16th century
1936.203Lace, needlepoint: linenAverage: 13.4 x 31.2 cm (5 1/4 x 12 5/16 in.)The Frances McIntosh Sherwin CollectionCCCC0
Needlepoint (Reticella) Lace Cloth
Italy, late 16th century
1936.93Lace, needlepoint: linenAverage: 172.7 x 108 cm (68 x 42 1/2 in.)The Frances McIntosh Sherwin CollectionCCCC0
Triumph of Caesar:  The Senators
attributed to Giovanni Antonio da Brescia (Italian) and 1 other
1925.442EngravingGift of Ralph KingCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.1145Lace, bobbinAverage: 3.9 x 13.1 cm (1 9/16 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of Silk Damask Textile
Italy, late 17th century
1953.480Damask, silkAverage: 108 x 22.9 cm (42 1/2 x 9 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.275VelvetOverall: 53 x 48 cm (20 7/8 x 18 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Brocaded Textile
Italy, late 17th century
1918.896Brocade, silkOverall: 29.2 x 76.2 cm (11 1/2 x 30 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Silk Textile
Italy, late 17th century
1948.109Plain compound cloth; silkOverall: 66.4 x 43.2 cm (26 1/8 x 17 in.)Gift of Joseph F. SindelarCCCC0
Powder Flask
Italy, late 16th century (?) questionable authenticity
1916.1916Leather (cuir bouilli); modern steel mounts and fittingOverall: 17.2 x 13.5 cm (6 3/4 x 5 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Bobbin Lace (Needlepoint Design) Insertion
Italy, Genoa, late 16th century
1920.972Lace, bobbinAverage: 4.5 x 31.1 cm (1 3/4 x 12 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.1198Lace, bobbinAverage: 3.9 x 43.6 cm (1 9/16 x 17 3/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Length of Silk Damask
Italy, late 17th-18th century
1954.302Damask, silkAverage: 76.9 x 51.9 cm (30 1/4 x 20 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bobbin Lace (Rose Lace) Edging with Bell Points
Italy, Genoa, late 17th century
1920.916Lace, bobbinAverage: 5.8 x 22.9 cm (2 5/16 x 9 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion with Edging
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.839Lace, bobbinAverage: 6.4 x 16.9 cm (2 1/2 x 6 5/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion without Selvage
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.858Lace, bobbinAverage: 2.6 x 37.2 cm (1 x 14 5/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Needlepoint (Reticella) and Bobbin Lace Insertion and Edging
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.1152Lace, needlepoint and bobbin: linenAverage: 9.9 x 15.6 cm (3 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Edging of Points
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.890Lace, bobbinAverage: 3.5 x 17.2 cm (1 3/8 x 6 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bobbin Lace (Rose Lace) Edging with Bell Points
Italy, Genoa, late 17th century
1920.915Lace, bobbinAverage: 7.1 x 19.1 cm (2 13/16 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Edging of Points
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.892Lace, bobbinAverage: 5.1 x 19.4 cm (2 x 7 5/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Edging of Points
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.1147Lace, bobbinAverage: 5.1 x 12.5 cm (2 x 4 15/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion without Selvage
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.845Lace, bobbinAverage: 4.8 x 17.9 cm (1 7/8 x 7 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion with Selvage
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.861Lace, bobbinAverage: 2 x 22.3 cm (13/16 x 8 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Insertion
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.828Lace, bobbinAverage: 3.2 x 16.6 cm (1 1/4 x 6 9/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Needlepoint (Venetian Flat Point) Edging
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1920.1235Lace, needlepointAverage: 7.3 x 125.8 cm (2 7/8 x 49 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Needlepoint (Coralline Point) Lace Edging
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1920.1269Lace, needlepointAverage: 7.7 x 51.2 cm (3 1/16 x 20 3/16 in.)Gift of Myrta Leonora JonesCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 15th-early 16th Century
1918.230VelvetOverall: 55.9 x 47 cm (22 x 18 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Length of Silk Damask
Italy, late 17th - early 18th century
1953.289Damask, silkAverage: 107 x 55.9 cm (42 1/8 x 22 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of Velvet Brocade
Italy ?, late 17th or early 18th century
1918.23Brocaded silk velvetOverall: 55.9 x 47.6 cm (22 x 18 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Silk Fragment
Italy or Spain, late 17th century
1954.293Damask, silkAverage: 70.2 x 51.3 cm (27 5/8 x 20 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th - early 18th century
1918.882VelvetOverall: 25 x 41.9 cm (9 13/16 x 16 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Needlepoint (Venetian Rose Point or variation of) Lace Edging
France or Italy ?, late 17th or 18th century
1923.1014Lace, bobbinAverage: 8.3 x 248.6 cm (3 1/4 x 97 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward B. Greene, G. G. Wade and J. H. Wade, Jr. for the Ellen Garretson Wade Memorial CollectionCCCC0
No image available
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1931.441Lace, needlepointAverage: 799.6 x 30.5 cm (314 13/16 x 12 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward S. Harkness in memory of Mrs. Stephen V. HarknessCCCC0
Length of Brocatelle Textile
Italy or Spain, late 17th-early 18th century
1954.319Plain compound satin (brocatelle): silk and linenAverage: 112.4 x 54 cm (44 1/4 x 21 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
Italy, late 17th century
1918.364Overall: 188.2 x 38.1 cm (74 1/8 x 15 in.)The Charles G. King, Jr. Collection. Gift of Ralph King in memory of Charles G. King, Jr.CCCC0
No image available
Italy, Venice, late 17th - early 18th century
1939.151.aBrocade; silk and metalOverall: 156.8 x 106 cm (61 3/4 x 41 3/4 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
No image available
Italy, Rome, late 17th century
1918.372Overall: 160.7 x 29.6 cm (63 1/4 x 11 5/8 in.)The Charles G. King, Jr. Collection. Gift of Ralph King in memory of Charles G. King, Jr.CCCC0
No image available
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1930.657Lace, needlepointOverall: 233.7 x 200.7 cm (92 x 79 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward S. Harkness in memory of Mrs. Stephen V. HarknessCCCC0
No image available
Italy, Venice, late 17th century
1923.978Lace, needlepointAverage: 32.4 x 349.3 cm (12 3/4 x 137 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward B. Greene, G. G. Wade and J. H. Wade, Jr. for the Ellen Garretson Wade Memorial CollectionCCCC0
No image available
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1920.899Lace, bobbinAverage: 2.3 x 15.3 cm (7/8 x 6 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0