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The Annunciation
Netherlands, or possibly France, 14th century
1954.393CCCC0
Table Fountain
France, Paris, 14th century
1924.859CCCC0
Hours of Queen Isabella the Catholic, Queen of Spain
Master of the First Prayerbook of Maximillian (Flemish, c. 1444-1519) and Associates
1963.256CCCC0
Leaf from a Lectionary with St. Luke
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.1511CCCC0
Mourner from the Tomb of Philip the Bold, Duke of Burgundy (1364-1404)
Claus de Werve (Netherlandish, 1380-1439)
1958.67CCCC0
Twelve Medallions Mounted as a Necklace
France, Paris, late 14th-early 15th century
1947.507CCCC0
The Gotha Missal
Master of the Boqueteaux (French) and Workshop
1962.287CCCC0
Christ and Saint John the Evangelist
Germany, Swabia, near Bodensee
1928.753CCCC0
Saint Jerome and the Lion (From the former Church of St. Peter in Erfurt)
Tilman Riemenschneider (German, c. 1460-1531)
1946.82CCCC0
Arm Reliquary of the Apostles
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, late 12th century
1930.739CCCC0
Leaf from a Lectionary with St. Matthew
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.1512CCCC0
Mourner from the Tomb of Philip the Bold, Duke of Burgundy (1364-1404)
Claus de Werve (Netherlandish, 1380-1439)
1940.128CCCC0
A Bridal Couple
Southern Germany, 15th century
1932.179CCCC0
Hours of Charles the Noble, King of Navarre (1361-1425)
Master of the Brussels Initials and Associates (French)
1964.40CCCC0
Virgin and Child with Angels
follower of Filippo Lippi (Italian, c. 1406-1469)
1916.802CCCC0
Pendant with the Virgin and Child
circle of Godefroid de Huy (Netherlandish)
1926.428CCCC0
Ivory Plaque with Enthroned Mother of God ("The Stroganoff Ivory")
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period
1925.1293CCCC0
Mourner from the Tomb of Philip the Bold, Duke of Burgundy (1364-1404)
Claus de Werve (Netherlandish, 1380-1439)
1958.66CCCC0
Medallion with the Bust of Christ ("The Cumberland Medallion"), from the...
Germany, Weserraum, Migration period, late 8th century
1930.504CCCC0
The "Spitzer Cross"
Master of the Royal Plantagenet Workshop (French)
1923.1051CCCC0
Death of the Virgin
Master of Heiligenkreuz (Austrian)
1936.496CCCC0
The Madonna of Humility with the Temptation of Eve
Olivuccio di Ciccarello (Italian, Marche, 1360/65-1439)
1916.795CCCC0
Jonah Under the Gourd Vine
late Roman, Asia Minor, early Christian period, 3rd century
1965.239CCCC0
Monstrance with the "Paten of Saint Bernward"
Saint Oswald Reliquary Workshop (German)
1930.505CCCC0
Jonah Cast Up
late Roman, Asia Minor, early Christian, 3rd century
1965.238CCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.378CCCC0
The Adoration of the Magi
Giovanni di Paolo (Italian, c. 1403-1482)
1942.536CCCC0
The Good Shepherd
Asia Minor, Late Roman-early Christian
1965.241CCCC0
Christ's Mission to the Apostles
Ottonian, Italy, Milan, Gothic period, 10th century
1967.65CCCC0
Head of a Man
circle of Michel Colombe (French, c. 1430-c. 1513)
1921.1003CCCC0
Head of a Woman
circle of Michel Colombe (French, c. 1430-c. 1513)
1921.1004CCCC0
Ivory Box with Scenes of Adam and Eve
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1924.747CCCC0
Gospel Book with Evangelist Portraits
Hausbuch Master (German)
1952.465CCCC0
Mourning Virgin from a Crucifixion Group
Veit Stoss (German, c. 1445-1533)
1939.64CCCC0
Quatrilobed Plaque
probably by Guillaume Julien (French)
1932.537CCCC0
The Holy Family with Saint John the Baptist and Saint Margaret
Filippino Lippi (Italian, 1457-1504)
1932.227CCCC0
Virgin and Child
workshop of Hans Memling (Netherlandish, 1494)
1934.29CCCC0
Processional Cross
Master of Santa Chiara (Italian)
1943.280CCCC0
Initial G[audeamus omnes] from a Gradual: The Court of Heaven
Don Silvestro dei Gherarducci (Italian, 1339-1399)
1930.105CCCC0
War Hat (or Kettle Hat)
workshop of Antonio Missaglia (Italian, 1416/17-1495/96)
1916.1565CCCC0
Initial M[issus est] Excised from an Antiphonary: The Annunciation
Stefano da Verona (Italian, c. 1375-1438)
1924.431CCCC0
The Adoration of the Magi
Geertgen tot Sint Jans (Netherlandish, c. 1460-c. 1490)
1951.353CCCC0
Plaque with Seated Prophet from a Reliquary Shrine: Osea (Hosea)
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, 12th century
1950.574.dCCCC0
Lion Aquamanile
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Gothic period, first half 13th century
1972.167CCCC0
The Annunciation
Albert Bouts (Netherlandish, 1451-55-1549)
1942.635CCCC0
Leaf from a Greek Psalter and New Testament
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1950.154CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
France, Provence, 15th century
1916.811CCCC0
Saint Nicholas of Bari
Carlo Crivelli (Italian, 1430/35-1495)
1952.111CCCC0
Corpus from a Crucifix
France, Burgundy, Autun?, 12th century
1980.1CCCC0
Leaf from an Antiphonary: Coronation of the Virgin
attributed to Master of the Beffi Triptych (Italian, active 1390-1425)
1953.24CCCC0
Madonna and Child
attributed to Lippo Memmi (Italian)
1952.110CCCC0
Daniel in the Lion's Den
France, Saint-Aignan-sur-Cher, 12th century
1962.247CCCC0
Gospel Book with Commentaries
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.152CCCC0
The Nativity
Gerard David (Netherlandish, 1450/60-1523)
1958.320CCCC0
Paten (Dedicated to Saint Sergius) from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.381CCCC0
Ewer (Pitcher) with Game, Seafood, and Wine Scenes
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1957.497CCCC0
Plaque from a Chasse for Relics of Saint Thomas Becket
Master G. Alpais (French) and Workshop
1951.449CCCC0
Portrait Bust of an Aristocratic Woman
late Roman, Asia Minor, early Christian period, 3rd century
1965.246CCCC0
Jonah Swallowed
late Roman, Asia Minor, early Christian, 3rd century
1965.237CCCC0
Frame for a Portable Reliquary Icon
Italy, Siena, 14th century
1978.26CCCC0
Madonna and Child
Francesco Botticini (Italian, c. 1446-1497)
1916.788CCCC0
Spoon with Saint Paul as an Athlete
late Roman Empire, perhaps Syria, early Byzantine, 4th century
1964.39CCCC0
Celtic Head
Northern England (Romano-British), Migration period, 2nd-3rd centuries
1955.555CCCC0
Virgin and Child
France, Loire Valley, 14th century
1962.28CCCC0
Wooden Casket: Scenes from the Life of Christ
Anglo-Saxon, England, West Midlands?, Romanesque period, 11th century
1953.362CCCC0
Portrait Bust of an Aristocratic Man
later Roman, Asia Minor, early Christian period, 3rd century
1965.245CCCC0
Madonna and Child with Saints Catherine and John the Baptist
Giovanni di Agostino (Italian, c. 1310-1370)
1942.1162CCCC0
Enthroned Virgin and Child
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Gothic period, 13th century
1928.760CCCC0
Virgin and Child Enthroned
Battista di Biagio Sanguigni (Italian, active 1393-1451)
1954.834CCCC0
Virgin and Child with the Young Saint John the Baptist
Sandro Botticelli (Italian, 1444/45-1510) and Workshop
1970.160CCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.379CCCC0
Virgin and Child
Austria, Lungau, Church of Mariapfarr, late 14th century
1965.236CCCC0
Book of Hours (Use of Rouen)
Master of the Geneva Latini (French, active Rouen, 1460-80)
1952.227CCCC0
The Coronation of the Virgin with the Trinity
Master of Rubielos de Mora (Spanish)
1947.208CCCC0
Jonah Praying
late Roman. Asia Minor, early Christian, 3rd century
1965.240CCCC0
The Crucifixion with a Carthusian Monk
workshop of Rogier van der Weyden (Flemish, c. 1399-1464)
1931.449CCCC0
Necklace with Pendants
Byzantium, Constantinople?, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1954.3CCCC0
Book-Shaped Reliquary
circle of Master of the Registrum Gregorii (German)
1930.741CCCC0
Altar Front
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Ravenna, Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.25CCCC0
Initial D[eus in loco] with a Prophet Excised from a Gradual
Lorenzo Monaco (Italian, c. 1370-1425)
1949.536CCCC0
Book of Hours (Use of Paris)
follower of Boucicaut Master (French, Paris, active about 1410-25)
1942.169CCCC0
Title Page of Abbot Berno's "Tonarius:"  Initial D[omino]
Germany, Abbey of Reichenau, 11th century
1952.88CCCC0
Plaque: The Virgin and Child with Angels
France, Paris, Gothic period
1923.719CCCC0
Portrait Bust of an Aristocratic Man
late Roman, Asia Minor, early Christian period, 3rd century
1965.247CCCC0
Set of Three Panels from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39CCCC0
The Virgin Crowned by Angels
Stefan Lochner (German, 1400-c. 1452)
1968.20CCCC0
St. Francis Kneeling before Christ on the Cross
Sassetta (Italian, 1392-1450)
1962.36CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
The Annunciation
Netherlands, or possibly France, 14th century
1954.393Tempera and oil with gold on woodFramed: 40.3 x 31.4 x 4.8 cm (15 7/8 x 12 3/8 x 1 7/8 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Table Fountain
France, Paris, 14th century
1924.859Gilt-silver and translucent enamelsOverall: 33.8 x 25.4 x 26 cm (13 5/16 x 10 x 10 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Hours of Queen Isabella the Catholic, Queen of Spain
Master of the First Prayerbook of Maximillian (Flemish, c. 1444-1519) and Associates
1963.256Ink, tempera, and gold on vellumCodex: 23.5 x 17.3 x 4.8 cm (9 1/4 x 6 13/16 x 1 7/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Kneeling Prophet from the Reliquary Chasse of Saint-Germain-des-Prés
Jean de Clichy (French)
1964.360Gilt bronzeOverall: 13.8 x 9.3 x 8.7 cm (5 7/16 x 3 11/16 x 3 7/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Leaf from a Lectionary with St. Luke
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.1511Ink, tempera and gold on vellumSheet: 28.9 x 22.6 cm (11 3/8 x 8 7/8 in.); Matted: 48.9 x 36.2 cm (19 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mourner from the Tomb of Philip the Bold, Duke of Burgundy (1364-1404)
Claus de Werve (Netherlandish, 1380-1439)
1958.67Vizille alabasterOverall: 41.1 x 17.6 x 11 cm (16 3/16 x 6 15/16 x 4 5/16 in.)Bequest of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr.CCCC0
Twelve Medallions Mounted as a Necklace
France, Paris, late 14th-early 15th century
1947.507Enameled gold, precious stones, and pearls; some later additions with modern chainDiameter: 4.5 x 1.6 cm (1 3/4 x 5/8 in.); Part 1: 70.9 cm (27 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Gotha Missal
Master of the Boqueteaux (French) and Workshop
1962.287Ink, tempera, and gold on vellum; blind-tooled leather bindingCodex: 28.3 x 20.6 x 4.8 cm (11 1/8 x 8 1/8 x 1 7/8 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Christ and Saint John the Evangelist
Germany, Swabia, near Bodensee
1928.753Polychromed and gilded oakOverall: 92.7 x 64.5 x 28.8 cm (36 1/2 x 25 3/8 x 11 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Saint Jerome and the Lion (From the former Church of St. Peter in Erfurt)
Tilman Riemenschneider (German, c. 1460-1531)
1946.82AlabasterOverall: 37.8 x 28.1 x 15.9 cm (14 7/8 x 11 1/16 x 6 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Arm Reliquary of the Apostles
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, late 12th century
1930.739Gilt silver, champlevé enamel, oakOverall: 51 x 14 x 9.2 cm (20 1/16 x 5 1/2 x 3 5/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Leaf from a Lectionary with St. Matthew
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.1512Tempera and gold on vellumSheet: 28.8 x 24.3 cm (11 5/16 x 9 9/16 in.); Framed: 52.4 x 39.7 cm (20 5/8 x 15 5/8 in.); Matted: 48.9 x 36.2 cm (19 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mourner from the Tomb of Philip the Bold, Duke of Burgundy (1364-1404)
Claus de Werve (Netherlandish, 1380-1439)
1940.128Vizille alabasterOverall: 41.7 x 16.6 x 11.7 cm (16 7/16 x 6 9/16 x 4 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
A Bridal Couple
Southern Germany, 15th century
1932.179Oil on panelFramed: 77.5 x 51 x 8.1 cm (30 1/2 x 20 1/16 x 3 3/16 in.); Unframed: 62.3 x 36.5 cm (24 1/2 x 14 3/8 in.)Delia E. Holden and L. E. Holden FundsCCCC0
Hours of Charles the Noble, King of Navarre (1361-1425)
Master of the Brussels Initials and Associates (French)
1964.40Ink, tempera, and gold on vellumCodex: 20.3 x 15.7 x 7 cm (8 x 6 3/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Virgin and Child with Angels
follower of Filippo Lippi (Italian, c. 1406-1469)
1916.802Tempera and gold on wood panelFramed: 186.7 x 97.8 x 14 cm (73 1/2 x 38 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.); Unframed: 95 x 53 cm (37 3/8 x 20 7/8 in.)Holden CollectionCCCC0
Pendant with the Virgin and Child
circle of Godefroid de Huy (Netherlandish)
1926.428Gilded copper, champlevé enamel; the reverse decorated in vernis brunOverall: 19.8 x 17 x 3.2 cm (7 13/16 x 6 11/16 x 1 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mourner from the Tomb of John the Fearless and Margaret of Bavaria
Jean de la Huerta (Spanish)
1940.129Salins alabasterOverall: 41 x 20.3 x 12.4 cm (16 1/8 x 8 x 4 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ivory Plaque with Enthroned Mother of God ("The Stroganoff Ivory")
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period
1925.1293IvoryOverall: 25.3 x 17.2 x 1.8 cm (9 15/16 x 6 3/4 x 11/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Mourner from the Tomb of Philip the Bold, Duke of Burgundy (1364-1404)
Claus de Werve (Netherlandish, 1380-1439)
1958.66Vizille alabasterOverall: 41 x 12.7 x 15 cm (16 1/8 x 5 x 5 7/8 in.)Bequest of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr.CCCC0
Medallion with the Bust of Christ ("The Cumberland Medallion"), from the...
Germany, Weserraum, Migration period, late 8th century
1930.504Cloisonné enamel and gold on copperDiameter: 5.1 x 0.2 cm (2 x 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The "Spitzer Cross"
Master of the Royal Plantagenet Workshop (French)
1923.1051Copper: gilded, engraved, stippled; champlevé enamelOverall: 67.4 x 41.9 x 0.2 cm (26 9/16 x 16 1/2 x 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Death of the Virgin
Master of Heiligenkreuz (Austrian)
1936.496Tempera and oil with gold on panelImage: 66 x 53.3 cm (26 x 21 in.); Framed: 74 x 61.5 x 4.5 cm (29 1/8 x 24 3/16 x 1 3/4 in.); Unframed: 71 x 54 cm (27 15/16 x 21 1/4 in.)Gift of the Friends of The Cleveland Museum of Art in memory of John Long SeveranceCCCC0
The Madonna of Humility with the Temptation of Eve
Olivuccio di Ciccarello (Italian, Marche, 1360/65-1439)
1916.795Tempera and gold on wood panelFramed: 191.5 x 99 x 11 cm (75 3/8 x 39 x 4 5/16 in.); Unframed: 181.5 x 88.6 cm (71 7/16 x 34 7/8 in.)Holden CollectionCCCC0
Jonah Under the Gourd Vine
late Roman, Asia Minor, early Christian period, 3rd century
1965.239MarbleOverall: 32.3 x 46.3 x 18 cm (12 11/16 x 18 1/4 x 7 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Monstrance with the "Paten of Saint Bernward"
Saint Oswald Reliquary Workshop (German)
1930.505Silver, gilded silver, niello, rock crystalOverall: 34.5 x 15.9 x 14 cm (13 9/16 x 6 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.); Part 1: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.); Part 2: 34.3 cm (13 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund with additional gift from Mrs. R. Henry NorwebCCCC0
The Archangel Gabriel from an Annunciation Group
France, Paris
1954.387Alabaster with traces of paint and gildingOverall: 56.5 x 26 x 10.5 cm (22 1/4 x 10 1/4 x 4 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Front Cover for a Gospel Book of French Cardinal Jean La Balou (1421-1491)
Italy, Florence, 15th century
1952.109Nielloed silver plaques within gilt-silver bordersOverall: 41.6 x 29.6 x 1.6 cm (16 3/8 x 11 5/8 x 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Jonah Cast Up
late Roman, Asia Minor, early Christian, 3rd century
1965.238MarbleOverall: 41.5 x 36 x 18.5 cm (16 5/16 x 14 3/16 x 7 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.378SilverOverall: 17 x 14.2 cm (6 11/16 x 5 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Adoration of the Magi
Giovanni di Paolo (Italian, c. 1403-1482)
1942.536Tempera and gold on wood panelFramed: 52.5 x 59 x 7.5 cm (20 11/16 x 23 1/4 x 2 15/16 in.); Unframed: 38.4 x 44.3 cm (15 1/8 x 17 7/16 in.)Delia E. Holden and L. E. Holden FundsCCCC0
The Good Shepherd
Asia Minor, Late Roman-early Christian
1965.241MarbleOverall: 49.5 x 26 x 16.2 cm (19 1/2 x 10 1/4 x 6 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Christ's Mission to the Apostles
Ottonian, Italy, Milan, Gothic period, 10th century
1967.65IvoryOverall: 18.2 x 9.9 x 1 cm (7 3/16 x 3 7/8 x 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Head of a Man
circle of Michel Colombe (French, c. 1430-c. 1513)
1921.1003MarbleOverall: 14 x 12.2 x 8 cm (5 1/2 x 4 13/16 x 3 1/8 in.)Gift of William G. MatherCCCC0
Head of a Woman
circle of Michel Colombe (French, c. 1430-c. 1513)
1921.1004MarbleOverall: 14.6 x 14.6 x 9.3 cm (5 3/4 x 5 3/4 x 3 11/16 in.)Gift of William G. MatherCCCC0
Ivory Box with Scenes of Adam and Eve
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1924.747Ivory, woodOverall: 14.3 x 46.7 x 20.3 cm (5 5/8 x 18 3/8 x 8 in.)Gift of W. G. Mather, F. F. Prentiss, John L. Severance, J. H. WadeCCCC0
Virgin and Child, with Saints Anthony Abbott, Mark, Severino, and Sebastian
Lorenzo da Sanseverino (Italian, 1468-1500)
1916.800Tempera on gold wood panelFramed: 144 x 84.5 x 5 cm (56 11/16 x 33 1/4 x 1 15/16 in.); Unframed: 128.9 x 76 cm (50 3/4 x 29 15/16 in.)Holden CollectionCCCC0
Gospel Book with Evangelist Portraits
Hausbuch Master (German)
1952.465Ink, tempera, and gold on vellum; original blind stamped leather bindingCodex: 23.7 x 18.4 x 5.4 cm (9 5/16 x 7 1/4 x 2 1/8 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Mourning Virgin from a Crucifixion Group
Veit Stoss (German, c. 1445-1533)
1939.64PearwoodOverall: 31 x 9.8 x 8.7 cm (12 3/16 x 3 7/8 x 3 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Quatrilobed Plaque
probably by Guillaume Julien (French)
1932.537Gold, translucent enamelOverall: 4.8 x 4.8 cm (1 7/8 x 1 7/8 in.)The Mary Spedding Milliken Memorial Collection, Gift of William Mathewson MillikenCCCC0
The Holy Family with Saint John the Baptist and Saint Margaret
Filippino Lippi (Italian, 1457-1504)
1932.227Tempera and oil on woodFramed: 184 x 186 x 9.5 cm (72 7/16 x 73 1/4 x 3 3/4 in.); Diameter: 153 cm (60 1/4 in.)The Delia E. Holden Fund and a fund donated as a memorial to Mrs. Holden by her children: Guerden S. Holden, Delia Holden White, Roberta Holden Bole, Emery Holden Greenough, Gertrude Holden McGinleyCCCC0
Virgin and Child
workshop of Hans Memling (Netherlandish, 1494)
1934.29Oil on woodFramed: 41.3 x 31.4 x 4.1 cm (16 1/4 x 12 3/8 x 1 5/8 in.); Unframed: 31.5 x 22 cm (12 3/8 x 8 11/16 in.)Delia E. Holden and L. E. Holden FundsCCCC0
Processional Cross
Master of Santa Chiara (Italian)
1943.280Oil on canvas on woodUnframed: 61.3 x 44.2 x 2.6 cm (24 1/8 x 17 3/8 x 1 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Initial G[audeamus omnes] from a Gradual: The Court of Heaven
Don Silvestro dei Gherarducci (Italian, 1339-1399)
1930.105Ink, tempera, and gold on vellumSheet: 38.6 x 36.5 cm (15 3/16 x 14 3/8 in.); Framed: 68.9 x 53 cm (27 1/8 x 20 7/8 in.); Matted: 63.5 x 47.6 cm (25 x 18 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
War Hat (or Kettle Hat)
workshop of Antonio Missaglia (Italian, 1416/17-1495/96)
1916.1565SteelOverall: 36 x 22 x 26.6 cm (14 3/16 x 8 11/16 x 10 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Initial M[issus est] Excised from an Antiphonary: The Annunciation
Stefano da Verona (Italian, c. 1375-1438)
1924.431Ink, tempera, and gold on vellumSheet: 19.7 x 16.7 cm (7 3/4 x 6 9/16 in.); Framed: 52.4 x 39.7 cm (20 5/8 x 15 5/8 in.); Matted: 48.9 x 36.2 cm (19 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.)Gift from J. H. WadeCCCC0
The Adoration of the Magi
Geertgen tot Sint Jans (Netherlandish, c. 1460-c. 1490)
1951.353Oil on woodFramed: 39 x 29.5 x 3.5 cm (15 3/8 x 11 5/8 x 1 3/8 in.); Unframed: 29.3 x 18.9 cm (11 9/16 x 7 7/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Plaque with Seated Prophet from a Reliquary Shrine: Osea (Hosea)
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, 12th century
1950.574.dGilded copper, champlevé enamelOverall: 9 x 5.9 x 0.3 cm (3 9/16 x 2 5/16 x 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lion Aquamanile
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Gothic period, first half 13th century
1972.167Bronze: cast, chased, and punchedOverall: 26.4 x 29 x 15 cm (10 3/8 x 11 7/16 x 5 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Chester D. Tripp in honor of Chester D. TrippCCCC0
The Annunciation
Albert Bouts (Netherlandish, 1451-55-1549)
1942.635Oil on woodFramed: 75.2 x 69 x 8.5 cm (29 5/8 x 27 3/16 x 3 3/8 in.); Unframed: 50.2 x 41.5 cm (19 3/4 x 16 5/16 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Leaf from a Greek Psalter and New Testament
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1950.154Ink, tempera, and gold on vellumSheet: 16.3 x 10.9 cm (6 7/16 x 4 5/16 in.); Framed: 44.5 x 34.3 cm (17 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.); Matted: 40.6 x 30.5 cm (16 x 12 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
France, Provence, 15th century
1916.811Oil on woodFramed: 73 x 58.4 x 8.3 cm (28 3/4 x 23 x 3 1/4 in.); Unframed: 59.9 x 45.5 cm (23 9/16 x 17 15/16 in.)Holden CollectionCCCC0
Saint Nicholas of Bari
Carlo Crivelli (Italian, 1430/35-1495)
1952.111Oil on wood panelFramed: 109 x 41 x 6 cm (42 15/16 x 16 1/8 x 2 3/8 in.); Unframed: 96.2 x 32 cm (37 7/8 x 12 5/8 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Mirror Case with a Couple Playing Chess
France, Paris
1940.1200IvoryDiameter: 10.2 x 1 cm (4 x 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Corpus from a Crucifix
France, Burgundy, Autun?, 12th century
1980.1Polychromed woodOverall: 111.1 x 20.2 x 7.8 cm (43 3/4 x 7 15/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Leaf from an Antiphonary: Coronation of the Virgin
attributed to Master of the Beffi Triptych (Italian, active 1390-1425)
1953.24Ink, tempera, and gold on vellumSheet: 55 x 37 cm (21 5/8 x 14 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Madonna and Child
attributed to Lippo Memmi (Italian)
1952.110Tempera and gold on poplar panelFramed: 71.3 x 43.8 x 5.7 cm (28 1/16 x 17 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.); Unframed: 71.3 x 44 cm (28 1/16 x 17 5/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Daniel in the Lion's Den
France, Saint-Aignan-sur-Cher, 12th century
1962.247LimestoneOverall: 72.4 x 68.6 x 36.2 cm (28 1/2 x 27 x 14 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Gospel Book with Commentaries
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.152Ink, tempera, gold and vellum; leather bindingSheet: 28 x 23 cm (11 x 9 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Nativity
Gerard David (Netherlandish, 1450/60-1523)
1958.320Oil on wood panelFramed: 102.5 x 76 x 7.5 cm (40 3/8 x 29 15/16 x 2 15/16 in.); Unframed: 85.2 x 59.7 cm (33 9/16 x 23 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Paten (Dedicated to Saint Sergius) from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.381SilverDiameter: 32.2 x 3.5 cm (12 11/16 x 1 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ewer (Pitcher) with Game, Seafood, and Wine Scenes
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1957.497Silver with traces of gildingOverall: 40 x 14.3 cm (15 3/4 x 5 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund with the addition of a gift from Mrs. Edward B. GreeneCCCC0
Plaque from a Chasse for Relics of Saint Thomas Becket
Master G. Alpais (French) and Workshop
1951.449Copper: gilded and engraved; champlevé enamelOverall: 16.9 x 28.5 x 0.5 cm (6 5/8 x 11 1/4 x 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Portrait Bust of an Aristocratic Woman
late Roman, Asia Minor, early Christian period, 3rd century
1965.246MarbleOverall: 33.2 x 20 x 14 cm (13 1/16 x 7 7/8 x 5 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Jonah Swallowed
late Roman, Asia Minor, early Christian, 3rd century
1965.237MarbleOverall: 50.4 x 15.5 x 26.9 cm (19 13/16 x 6 1/8 x 10 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Leaf from a Book of Hours: Christ Carrying the Cross (Sext, Hours of the...
France, Brittany(?), 15th century
1999.127Ink, tempera and gold on vellumEach leaf: 17.2 x 12.1 cm (6 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)The Jeanne Miles Blackburn CollectionCCCC0
Frame for a Portable Reliquary Icon
Italy, Siena, 14th century
1978.26Gilded wood, modeled gesso, verre églomisé, glass cabochons, and relicsOverall: 66.7 x 51.3 x 25.3 cm (26 1/4 x 20 3/16 x 9 15/16 in.)Gift of Ruth Blumka in memory of Leopold BlumkaCCCC0
Madonna and Child
Francesco Botticini (Italian, c. 1446-1497)
1916.788Tempera on poplar panelPainted surface: 64.6 x 45 cm (25 7/16 x 17 11/16 in.); Panel: 67.2 x 46 cm (26 7/16 x 18 1/8 in.)Holden CollectionCCCC0
Spoon with Saint Paul as an Athlete
late Roman Empire, perhaps Syria, early Byzantine, 4th century
1964.39Silver, silver gilt, and nielloOverall: 4.6 x 5.6 cm (1 13/16 x 2 3/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Celtic Head
Northern England (Romano-British), Migration period, 2nd-3rd centuries
1955.555Sandstone with traces of original red paintOverall: 30 x 31 x 24 cm (11 13/16 x 12 3/16 x 9 7/16 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jacob HirschCCCC0
Virgin and Child
France, Loire Valley, 14th century
1962.28Limestone with traces of polychromyOverall: 135.3 x 41.3 x 30.5 cm (53 1/4 x 16 1/4 x 12 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Wooden Casket: Scenes from the Life of Christ
Anglo-Saxon, England, West Midlands?, Romanesque period, 11th century
1953.362Boxwood, copper-alloy, glassOverall: 9 x 7.8 x 15.7 cm (3 9/16 x 3 1/16 x 6 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Portrait Bust of an Aristocratic Man
later Roman, Asia Minor, early Christian period, 3rd century
1965.245MarbleOverall: 35.2 x 21.5 x 12 cm (13 7/8 x 8 7/16 x 4 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Madonna and Child with Saints Catherine and John the Baptist
Giovanni di Agostino (Italian, c. 1310-1370)
1942.1162Marble with traces of polychromy and gildingOverall: 70.5 x 52.5 x 5.9 cm (27 3/4 x 20 11/16 x 2 5/16 in.)In memory of Henry G. Dalton by his nephews, George S. Kendrick and Harry D. KendrickCCCC0
Enthroned Virgin and Child
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Gothic period, 13th century
1928.760IvoryWith base: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.); without base: 13.4 x 9.6 x 6.7 cm (5 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward B. GreeneCCCC0
Virgin and Child Enthroned
Battista di Biagio Sanguigni (Italian, active 1393-1451)
1954.834Tempera and gold on woodFramed: 196.2 x 68.6 x 9.5 cm (77 1/4 x 27 x 3 3/4 in.); Unframed: 196.2 x 68.2 cm (77 1/4 x 26 7/8 in.); with original molding and pinnacle: 129 x 59 cm (50 13/16 x 23 1/4 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Leaf from a Cocharelli Treatise on the Vices: Accidia and Her Court
Italy, Genoa, 14th century
1953.152Ink, tempera, and gold on vellumSheet: 16.3 x 10.3 cm (6 7/16 x 4 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Virgin and Child with the Young Saint John the Baptist
Sandro Botticelli (Italian, 1444/45-1510) and Workshop
1970.160Tempera and oil on woodFramed: 115 x 12.5 cm (45 1/4 x 4 15/16 in.); Diameter: 68 cm (26 3/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.379SilverOverall: 17.1 x 14.9 cm (6 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Virgin and Child
Austria, Lungau, Church of Mariapfarr, late 14th century
1965.236Cast stone with traces of original paintOverall: 101.9 cm (40 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Book of Hours (Use of Rouen)
Master of the Geneva Latini (French, active Rouen, 1460-80)
1952.227Ink, tempera, and gold on vellumCodex: 19.5 x 13.1 cm (7 11/16 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of the Feiss family in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Paul L. FeissCCCC0
The Coronation of the Virgin with the Trinity
Master of Rubielos de Mora (Spanish)
1947.208Oil on panelFramed: 158.4 x 101.5 x 9.5 cm (62 3/8 x 39 15/16 x 3 3/4 in.); Overall: 144.6 x 91.4 cm (56 15/16 x 36 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Jonah Praying
late Roman. Asia Minor, early Christian, 3rd century
1965.240MarbleOverall: 47.5 x 14.8 x 20.3 cm (18 11/16 x 5 13/16 x 8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Crucifixion with a Carthusian Monk
workshop of Rogier van der Weyden (Flemish, c. 1399-1464)
1931.449Oil and gold on woodImage: 37.1 x 27.3 cm (14 5/8 x 10 3/4 in.); Framed: 57.5 x 48 x 7 cm (22 5/8 x 18 7/8 x 2 3/4 in.); Unframed: 38.4 x 29.2 cm (15 1/8 x 11 1/2 in.)Delia E. Holden and L. E. Holden FundsCCCC0
Necklace with Pendants
Byzantium, Constantinople?, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1954.3Gold, garnetsPart 1: 56.5 cm (22 1/4 in.); Part 2: 4.5 x 3.1 x 1.6 cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/4 x 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Book-Shaped Reliquary
circle of Master of the Registrum Gregorii (German)
1930.741Ivory, silver: gilded, pearls, rubies, emeralds, crystals, onyx, cornelian, oakOverall: 31.6 x 24.4 x 7.5 cm (12 7/16 x 9 5/8 x 2 15/16 in.); Part 1: 17.8 x 14 cm (7 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Altar Front
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Ravenna, Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.25MarbleOverall: 101 x 169.5 x 25.5 cm (39 3/4 x 66 3/4 x 10 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Initial D[eus in loco] with a Prophet Excised from a Gradual
Lorenzo Monaco (Italian, c. 1370-1425)
1949.536Ink, tempera, and gold on vellumSheet: 16.7 x 16 cm (6 9/16 x 6 5/16 in.); Framed: 52.4 x 39.7 cm (20 5/8 x 15 5/8 in.); Matted: 48.9 x 36.2 cm (19 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Book of Hours (Use of Paris)
follower of Boucicaut Master (French, Paris, active about 1410-25)
1942.169Ink, tempera, and gold on vellumSheet: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.)Bequest of Julia Morgan MarlattCCCC0
Title Page of Abbot Berno's "Tonarius:"  Initial D[omino]
Germany, Abbey of Reichenau, 11th century
1952.88Ink, tempera, and gold on vellumSheet: 21.5 x 15.3 cm (8 7/16 x 6 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Single Miniature Excised from Boccaccio's Des Cleres et nobles femmes:...
circle of Maître François (French)
1924.1015Tempera and gold on vellumSheet: 13 x 9.1 cm (5 1/8 x 3 9/16 in.)Gift from J. H. WadeCCCC0
Plaque: The Virgin and Child with Angels
France, Paris, Gothic period
1923.719Ivory, traces of paint and gildingOverall: 22.9 x 11.5 cm (9 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade and Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Portrait Bust of an Aristocratic Man
late Roman, Asia Minor, early Christian period, 3rd century
1965.247MarbleOverall: 33.5 x 20.1 x 10 cm (13 3/16 x 7 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Set of Three Panels from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39IvoryOverall: 13 x 26.2 x 1 cm (5 1/8 x 10 5/16 x 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Virgin Crowned by Angels
Stefan Lochner (German, 1400-c. 1452)
1968.20Oil on woodFramed: 68.5 x 47.5 x 7.5 cm (26 15/16 x 18 11/16 x 2 15/16 in.); Unframed: 50.5 x 29.2 cm (19 7/8 x 11 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
St. Francis Kneeling before Christ on the Cross
Sassetta (Italian, 1392-1450)
1962.36Tempera and gold on woodFramed: 91 x 46.5 x 4.5 cm (35 13/16 x 18 5/16 x 1 3/4 in.); Unframed: 81 x 40.2 cm (31 7/8 x 15 13/16 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0