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Medium: Ink and watercolor (579)
Medium: Ink and watercolor (579)
Left side of a double-page album folio: Outside a Royal Encampment ...
style of Bihzad (Iranian, active 1470–1506)
1944.490CCCC0
Calligraphy, Persian Verses (verso)
Iran, Timurid period
1944.490.bCCCC0
Shah Jahan
Hashim (Indian, active 1598-c.1650)
1920.1969CCCC0
The siege of Arbela in the era of Hulagu Khan, from a Chingiz-nama (Book...
Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600) and 1 other
1947.502CCCC0
The Human Condition
René Magritte (Belgian, 1898-1967)
1992.274©
Mary ascends the stairs to the temple, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.9.aCCCC0
Mary and Joseph travel to Bethlehem, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.24.bCCCC0
The Adoration of the Shepherds, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at al...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.30.aCCCC0
The Adoration of the Magi, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at al-quds) of...
Northern India, Uttar Pradesh, Allahabad, Mughal period
2005.145.36.bCCCC0
Simeon Kneels in Front of Mary and Jesus After Recognizing Them, from a...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.40.aCCCC0
John the Baptist recognizes Christ by the appearance of a dove, from a...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.50.bCCCC0
Angels bring food to Jesus in the wilderness, from a Mirror of Holiness ...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.55.aCCCC0
Jesus being awakened during a tempest on the Sea of Galilee, from a...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.77.aCCCC0
Mary Magdalene presents ointment to Jesus, from a Mirror of Holiness ...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.102.bCCCC0
Salome Receiving John the Baptist's Head on a Platter, from a Mirror of...
Northern India, Uttar Pradesh, Allahabad, Mughal period
2005.145.112.bCCCC0
Jesus writes on the ground, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at al-quds)...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.130.bCCCC0
Jesus being portrayed by King Abgar’s painter, from a Mir’at al-quds of...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.143.aCCCC0
The Flagellation, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at al-quds) of Father...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.182.aCCCC0
Rustam's seventh course: He kills the White Div, folio 124 from a Shah...
attributed to Mir Musavvir (Iranian, c. 1510-1555) and 1 other
1988.96CCCC0
Page from a Shah-nama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi (Persian, about 934-1020)
attributed to Mir Musavvir (Iranian, c. 1510-1555)
1988.96.bCCCC0
The Arch of Titus and the Coliseum, Rome
Thomas Hartley Cromek (British, 1809-1873)
1975.149CCCC0
Court lady singing and playing the vina
attributed to Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.349CCCC0
Court lady singing and playing the vina
attributed to Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.349.aCCCC0
Layla and Majnun in the wilderness with animals, from a Khamsa (Quintet)...
attributed to Sanwalah (Indian, active c. 1580–1600)
2013.301CCCC0
Leaf from a Qur'an
Seljuk Iran
1939.507CCCC0
Madhu Madhavi Ragini
Central India, Malwa
1925.1336CCCC0
Tiered Court Scene
Chitarman II (Indian, c. 1680–с. 1750)
1973.237CCCC0
Queenie
Ching Ho Cheng (American, 1946-1989)
2011.14©
The Tale of the Twelve Faces. "Bizhan Addresses the Army": Illustration...
Iran, Shiraz, Inju (Il-Khanid), 14th Century
1944.479CCCC0
The Tale of the Twelve Faces. "Bizhan Addresses the Army": Illustration...
Iran, Shiraz, Inju (Il-Khanid), 14th Century
1944.479.aCCCC0
The Tale of the Twelve Faces. "The Warriors Engage in Combat":...
Iran, Shiraz, Inju Period (Il-Khanid), 14th Century
1944.479.bCCCC0
Yusuf and Zulaykha (recto); Text Page, Persian Verses (verso)
Iran, Shiraz or Mashhad, Safavid period
1947.501CCCC0
A Rajput Warrior with Camel, Possibly Maru Ragini from a Ragamala
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Amber or Southwestern India, Deccan
2018.168CCCC0
Yasoda with Krishna Churning Butter
Eastern India, Kolkata, Kalighat
2003.160CCCC0
Leigh Tor Rocks at Poundsgate, near New Bridge on the Dart, Devon
John White Abbott (British, 1763-1851)
2005.200CCCC0
Madonna and Child
Henry Moore (British, 1898-1986)
1947.685©
Dog with pups
India, Rajasthan, Ajmer, probably Sawar school, 18th century
1969.77CCCC0
Maharana Sangram Singh II (r. 1710–34) Worshipping a Linga Under a...
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Mewar
2018.144CCCC0
A scene of the life of Alexander from the Sharaf-nameh
Iran, probably Shiraz, Safavid period
2021.237CCCC0
Black and White Bird Perched on a Shrub
Shafi' Abbasi (Iranian)
1971.84CCCC0
A prince riding a composite elephant
India, Golconda, Deccan, 16th century
2013.282CCCC0
Bahram Gur Visits the Princess of India in the Black Pavilion,...
Iran, possibly Tabriz or Shiraz, Timurid Period, early 15th century
1944.486CCCC0
Bahram Gur Visits the Princess of India in the Black Pavilion (recto):...
Iran, possibly Tabriz or Shiraz, Timurid Period, early 15th century
1944.486.aCCCC0
Kalpa-sutra Manuscript with 24 Miniatures: Mahavira's Tonsure
Western India, Gujarat, last quarter of the 15th century
1932.119.16CCCC0
Birth of Parshva to Queen Vama, from the Kalpa-sutra
Western India, Gujarat, late 15th-early 16th century
1932.119.20CCCC0
Serpents Protect Parshva from the Flood, from the Kalpa-sutra
Western India, Gujarat, late 15th-early 16th century
1932.119.21CCCC0
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.58©
Persian Couplets (recto), Calligraphy, Persian Verses; Single Page...
Iran. Isfahan, Safavid Period, late 16th-early 17th Century
1944.494.aCCCC0
Princess with Wine Bottle and Cup (recto); Persian Verses (verso)
Iran, Qazvin or Isfahan, Safavid period (1501-1722) (recto); Iran, possibly Timurid period (1370-1501)
1947.496CCCC0
Hands
Erik Desmazières (French, born Morocco, 1948-)
2018.67©
Weymouth Bay, Victory Day Celebrations
Muirhead Bone (British, 1876-1953)
1954.772©
Still Life with Tulips and Landscape Beyond
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
2011.131©
Raja Shamsher Sen with a Youth
India, Himachal Pradesh, Mandi
2012.302CCCC0
Ravana’s sister complains that her nose was cut off by Lakshmana as the...
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom
2018.107CCCC0
Codex Artaud XXI
Nancy Spero (American, 1926-2009)
2009.270©
Landscape
Narcisse Diaz de la Peña (French, 1807-1876)
2008.389CCCC0
Twenty-three Deity Nairatma Mandala
Central Tibet, Sakya-affiliated monastery, 14th century
1993.4CCCC0
Maharaja of Kotah Listening to Music and Watching Dancers
India, Kotah school, early 19th Century
2008.297CCCC0
Camel and Groom; Single Page Illustration
style of Shaykh Muhammad (Iranian)
1944.489CCCC0
Violet Blue
Norman Bluhm (American, 1920-1999)
2001.125©
Startled Boy
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
2004.46©
Artist's Studio (verso)
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
2004.51.b©
Text page from a Materia Medica of Dioscorides
Abdallah ibn al-Fadl (Iraq)
1977.91.aCCCC0
Eyes
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.173©
Eyes (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.173.a©
Eyes (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.173.b©
Persian Quatrains (Rubayi) and Calligraphic Exercises (recto); Persian...
Sultan Muhammad Khandan (Iranian, d. after 1550)
1983.1115CCCC0
Persian Quatrains (Rubayi) and Calligraphic Exercises (recto)
Sultan Muhammad Khandan (Iranian, d. after 1550)
1983.1115.aCCCC0
Persian Verse (khamriyya) (verso)
Afghanistan, Herat, Safavid period
1983.1115.bCCCC0
Heart
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.163©
Heart (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.163.a©
Heart (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.163.b©
Sketch of a Young Man and Persian Calligraphy
Iran, Isfahan, Safavid period
1925.132CCCC0
Four Girls Studying a Drawing
Théodule Ribot (French, 1823-1891)
2010.289CCCC0
Text Page, Arabic Prose (verso) Text from The Book of Knowledge of...
Syria, Damascus, Mamluk Period, 14th Century
1945.383.bCCCC0
White Mountain Country
John Marin (American, 1870-1953)
1948.1913©
The Queen of Sheba (from L’Illustration, no. de Noel)
Edmund Dulac (British, 1882-1953)
1940.738©
Nude
John Bernard Flannagan (American, 1895-1942)
1961.161©
Study for Transportation Mural (59 of 150)
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
1954.153.59©
Bass Player (127 of 150)
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
1954.153.127©
Figure from the "Legends" Series
Jean Dubuffet (French, 1901-1985)
1977.51©
Untitled
Lynn Chadwick (British, 1914-2003)
1960.188©
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.63©
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.60©
Landscape with Farm Animals
Benjamin Barker (British, 1776-1838)
1954.660CCCC0
Untitled
Wifredo Lam (Cuban, 1902-1982)
2019.174©
Fashion Study (designed for Worth)
France, 19th century
1930.19CCCC0
Page from the Late Shah Jahan Album: Prince and Ascetics
attributed to Govardhan (Indian, active c.1596-1645)
1971.79CCCC0
Krishna Quells the Serpent Kaliya
Eastern India, Bengal, Kolkata, Kalighat
2003.113.bCCCC0
Girls Spraying Each Other at Holi
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Bikaner
1971.83CCCC0
Seated Figure
Anonymous and 1 other
1962.112©
Owl 43
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.177©
Owl 43 (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.177.a©
Owl 43 (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.177.b©
Landscape with Travelers
Jan Brueghel (Flemish, 1568-1625)
1960.27CCCC0
Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples from a Cave
Adolf von Heydeck (German, 1787-1856)
1968.69CCCC0
Student (Costume Study for Goll's "Methusalem") (recto)
George Grosz (German, 1893-1959)
1966.50.a©
Cañon de Chelly
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.169©
Cañon de Chelly (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.169.a©
Cañon de Chelly (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.169.b©
Sheet of Studies and Sketches
Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917)
1951.430CCCC0
The Jungle: Still Life, No. 7
Edward John Stevens (American, 1923-1988)
1951.433©
Ekaerina
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.183©
Ekaerina (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.183.a©
Ekaerina (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.183.b©
Ganesha
Eastern India, Bengal, Kolkata, Kalighat
2003.166CCCC0
Still Life Arrangement with Flower Pot and Fruit
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
2011.133©
Death Valley
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.188©
Death Valley (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.188.a©
Death Valley (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.188.b©
Pre-Columbian Feathers with Envelope
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.198©
Pre-Columbian Feathers
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.198.1©
Pre-Columbian Feathers (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.198.1.a©
Pre-Columbian Feathers (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.198.1.b©
Study for The Blacksmith's Shop: Remembrance of Le Tréfort
François Bonvin (French, 1817-1887)
2010.160CCCC0
Indian Art from Mesa Verde
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.168©
Indian Art from Mesa Verde (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.168.a©
Indian Art from Mesa Verde (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.168.b©
Piero della Francesca
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.174©
Piero della Francesca (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.174.a©
Piero della Francesca (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.174.b©
Dancer
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.182©
Dancer (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.182.a©
Dancer (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.182.b©
Factory Butte, Utah
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.164©
Factory Butte, Utah (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.164.a©
Factory Butte, Utah (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.164.b©
Yusuf and Zulaykha meeting
India, Provincial Mughal, Lucknow, 18th century
1939.164CCCC0
Baby Krishna Asking for Butter from Yashoda
Eastern India, Kolkata, Kalighat
2003.112CCCC0
Weed
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.196©
Weed (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.196.a©
Weed (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.196.b©
Granatapfel
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.171©
Granatapfel (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.171.a©
Granatapfel (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.171.b©
Menu with Envelope
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.195©
Menu
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.195.1©
Eskimo
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.202.1©
Eskimo (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.202.1.a©
Eskimo (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.202.1.b©
Pastoral Landscape with Village
Jacob Cats (Dutch, 1741-1799)
1989.227CCCC0
Monhegan
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.187©
Monhegan (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.187.a©
Monhegan (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.187.b©
Monhegan
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.199©
Monhegan (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.199.a©
Monhegan (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.199.b©
Leaves from My Book of Days with Envelope
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.167©
Leaves from My Book of Days
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.167.1©
Leaves from My Book of Feathers with Envelope
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.166©
Leaves from My Book of Feathers
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.166.1©
Leaves from My Book of Feathers (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.166.1.a©
Leaves from My Book of Feathers (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.166.1.b©
Pastoral Landscape with a Ruin
Jacob Cats (Dutch, 1741-1799)
1989.228CCCC0
A Family of Tartars
India, Punjab, probably Lahore, Company School, 19th century
2011.137CCCC0
Spiral Sketchbook No. VI
Arthur Dove (American, 1880-1946)
1992.208©
An Insect Ball
Jean-Jacques Grandville (French, 1803-1847)
2008.345CCCC0
Le Sommeil du Grand Condé
Jacque-Noël-Marie Frémy (French, 1782-1867)
2015.46CCCC0
A Serpent Protects Vasudeva Taking His Infant Son Krishna to Safety
Eastern India, Bengal, Kolkata, Kalighat
2003.153CCCC0
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.64©
Posthumous portrait of the Mughal emperor Muhammad Shah (reigned 1719...
Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s) and 1 other
2013.347CCCC0
Posthumous portrait of the Mughal emperor Muhammad Shah (reigned 1719...
Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.347.aCCCC0
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.65©
Vintage Car
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.190©
Vintage Car (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.190.a©
Vintage Car (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.190.b©
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.59©
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.62©
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.61©
A charioteer riding through a rocky landscape with an entourage of...
attributed to Yusuf Ali (Indian, active early 1600s)
2013.322CCCC0
Hulagu Khan giving a feast and dispensing favor upon the amirs and...
Lal (Indian, active c. 1555–1600) and 2 others
2013.304CCCC0
Femmes, Oiseau, Etoiles
Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983)
1977.198©
Study No. 1 for: Church Bells Ringing, Rainy Winter Night
Charles Burchfield (American, 1893-1967)
1953.429©
A Concert:  Laura Devéria Singing
Eugène François Marie Joseph Devéria (French, 1805-1865)
2009.301CCCC0
Beach Story Fire Island
Dorothy Dehner (American, 1901-1994)
1996.381©
Untitled #1
Dorothy Dehner (American, 1901-1994)
1996.378©
The Blue Optimist
Jane Kent (American, 1952-)
2007.16©
A Herdsman with Three Cows by an Upland Pool
Thomas Gainsborough (British, 1727-1788)
2006.156CCCC0
The Valley Farm
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
1965.524©
Design for a Ceiling: Mars and Aries
Italy, 18th century
1927.337CCCC0
Two Cows
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
2004.48©
Untitled
Dorothy Dehner (American, 1901-1994)
2011.130©
Untitled #57
Dorothy Dehner (American, 1901-1994)
1996.379©
Isfandiyar slays Arjasp, the king of Turan, from a Shah-nama (Book of...
Haidar Kashmiri (Indian, active late 1500s-early 1600s)
2013.314CCCC0
Jain Monk with Lay Disciple, Colophon page from a Kalpa-sutra and Story...
Western India, Gujarat, Patan (Anahillapura), reign of King Sarangadeva of the Vaghela dynasty
1971.118.7.aCCCC0
Caricature of Paul Gauguin
Émile Bernard (French, 1868-1941)
2018.75CCCC0
Nudes in a Landscape
Jean-Jacques-François Lebarbier, called Le Barbier L’Aîné (French, 1738-1826)
2018.50CCCC0
"Benefits of the Parts of Vultures" (From the Manafi' al-Haywan of Abu...
Iran, Marageh, Mongol Period (Ilkhanid), late 13th Century
2006.149CCCC0
A Palace with an Arched Bridge (A Roman Villa)
Hubert Robert (French, 1733-1808)
2008.362CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Bahram Gur Arrives at the House of a Merchant, text page (recto); Bahram...
Iran, Tabriz, Ilkhanid period
1943.658Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperSheet: 45.8 x 34.4 cm (18 1/16 x 13 9/16 in.)Grace Rainey Rogers FundCCCC0
Royal Reception in a Landscape, left folio from the double frontispiece...
Iran, Shiraz, Timurid period
1956.10Opaque watercolor, ink, gold and silver on paperRecto Image: 26.1 x 20.7 cm (10 1/4 x 8 1/8 in.); Overall: 32.7 x 22 cm (12 7/8 x 8 11/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Left side of a double-page album folio: Outside a Royal Encampment ...
style of Bihzad (Iranian, active 1470–1506)
1944.490Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperEdward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Shah Jahan
Hashim (Indian, active 1598-c.1650)
1920.1969Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paperOverall: 5.4 x 3.7 cm (2 1/8 x 1 7/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
The siege of Arbela in the era of Hulagu Khan, from a Chingiz-nama (Book...
Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600) and 1 other
1947.502Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperImage: 34 x 20 cm (13 3/8 x 7 7/8 in.); Overall: 38.5 x 25 cm (15 3/16 x 9 13/16 in.); with mat: 49 x 36.3 cm (19 5/16 x 14 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Human Condition
René Magritte (Belgian, 1898-1967)
1992.274Watercolor, crayon over graphite, ink and gouacheSheet: 42.2 x 32.2 cm (16 5/8 x 12 11/16 in.)Bequest of Lockwood Thompson©
Iconographic Sketchbook
Tibet
1985.191Ink and watercolor on cottonOverall: 20.3 x 12.7 cm (8 x 5 in.)Delia E. Holden FundCCCC0
Mary ascends the stairs to the temple, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.9.aOpaque watercolor, ink, color and gold on paperPage: 26.2 x 15.5 cm (10 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Mary and Joseph travel to Bethlehem, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.24.bOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperPage: 26.3 x 15.6 cm (10 3/8 x 6 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Adoration of the Shepherds, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at al...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.30.aOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperSheet: 26.2 x 15.6 cm (10 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.); Image: 20 x 11.2 cm (7 7/8 x 4 7/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Magi Follow the Star, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at al-quds) of...
attributed to Payag (Indian)
2005.145.34.aOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperSheet: 26.2 x 15.7 cm (10 5/16 x 6 3/16 in.); Image: 20.6 x 10.9 cm (8 1/8 x 4 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Adoration of the Magi, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at al-quds) of...
Northern India, Uttar Pradesh, Allahabad, Mughal period
2005.145.36.bOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperSheet: 26.3 x 15.6 cm (10 3/8 x 6 1/8 in.); Image: 22.7 x 12.2 cm (8 15/16 x 4 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Simeon Kneels in Front of Mary and Jesus After Recognizing Them, from a...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.40.aOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperSheet: 26.2 x 15.7 cm (10 5/16 x 6 3/16 in.); Image: 21.4 x 12.6 cm (8 7/16 x 4 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
John the Baptist recognizes Christ by the appearance of a dove, from a...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.50.bOpaque watercolor, ink, color and gold on paperSheet: 26.3 x 15.7 cm (10 3/8 x 6 3/16 in.); Image: 22.5 x 10.9 cm (8 7/8 x 4 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Angels bring food to Jesus in the wilderness, from a Mirror of Holiness ...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.55.aOpaque watercolor, ink, color and gold on paperSheet: 26.2 x 15.7 cm (10 5/16 x 6 3/16 in.); Image: 20.5 x 11.3 cm (8 1/16 x 4 7/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Jesus being awakened during a tempest on the Sea of Galilee, from a...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.77.aOpaque watercolor, ink, color and gold on paperPage: 26.2 x 15.6 cm (10 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Mary Magdalene presents ointment to Jesus, from a Mirror of Holiness ...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.102.bOpaque watercolor, ink, color and gold on paperSheet: 26.4 x 15.7 cm (10 3/8 x 6 3/16 in.); Image: 20.5 x 10.3 cm (8 1/16 x 4 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Salome Receiving John the Baptist's Head on a Platter, from a Mirror of...
Northern India, Uttar Pradesh, Allahabad, Mughal period
2005.145.112.bOpaque watercolor, ink, color and gold on paperSheet: 26.4 x 15.7 cm (10 3/8 x 6 3/16 in.); Image: 19.8 x 11.2 cm (7 13/16 x 4 7/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Jesus writes on the ground, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at al-quds)...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.130.bOpaque watercolor, ink, color and gold on paperSheet: 26.3 x 15.5 cm (10 3/8 x 6 1/8 in.); Image: 21 x 11.4 cm (8 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Jesus being portrayed by King Abgar’s painter, from a Mir’at al-quds of...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.143.aOpaque watercolor, ink, color and gold on paperPage: 26.2 x 15.6 cm (10 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Flagellation, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at al-quds) of Father...
Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim
2005.145.182.aOpaque watercolor, ink, color and gold on paperSheet: 26.2 x 15.3 cm (10 5/16 x 6 in.); Image: 22.3 x 13.3 cm (8 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
A mendicant bowing before a holy man, from the Prince Salim Album
Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600)
2013.296Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperPage: 32.7 x 21.1 cm (12 7/8 x 8 5/16 in.); Painting: 13.6 x 7.5 cm (5 3/8 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
An Episode from the Story of the Sasanian King Khusrau and His Beloved...
Iran, probably Shiraz, Safavid period
1947.500Opaque watercolor, gold, silver, and ink on paper; double-sidedSheet: 29.6 x 16.2 cm (11 5/8 x 6 3/8 in.); Image: 21 x 13 cm (8 1/4 x 5 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Rustam's seventh course: He kills the White Div, folio 124 from a Shah...
attributed to Mir Musavvir (Iranian, c. 1510-1555) and 1 other
1988.96Opaque watercolor, ink, gold, and silver on paperSheet: 47.5 x 32.2 cm (18 11/16 x 12 11/16 in.); Image: 28.4 x 18.5 cm (11 3/16 x 7 5/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
The Arch of Titus and the Coliseum, Rome
Thomas Hartley Cromek (British, 1809-1873)
1975.149Watercolor with black ink and graphite underdrawingSheet: 52.4 x 36 cm (20 5/8 x 14 3/16 in.)Gift of the Reverend and Mrs. Danila PascuCCCC0
Court lady singing and playing the vina
attributed to Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.349Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperPage: 31.1 x 26.2 cm (12 1/4 x 10 5/16 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Layla and Majnun in the wilderness with animals, from a Khamsa (Quintet)...
attributed to Sanwalah (Indian, active c. 1580–1600)
2013.301Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paperPage: 24.9 x 16.8 cm (9 13/16 x 6 5/8 in.); Painting: 18.6 x 16.2 cm (7 5/16 x 6 3/8 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Rustam meets the challenge of Ashkabus, from a Shah-nama (Book of Kings)...
Iran, Shiraz, Safavid Period, 16th century
1960.199Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperImage: 25.4 x 15.7 cm (10 x 6 3/16 in.); Overall: 31 x 20.1 cm (12 3/16 x 7 15/16 in.); Text area: 21 x 13.5 cm (8 1/4 x 5 5/16 in.)Gift of John C. HeegeCCCC0
The parrot laughs on hearing the Raja of Ujjain’s wife admire her beauty...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.292.bOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 13.3 x 9.8 cm (5 1/4 x 3 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The Raja of Ujjain, who is traveling in the guise of a yogi, meets two...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.293.bOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 12.4 x 10.2 cm (4 7/8 x 4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the forty-seventh...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.300.bOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 4.8 x 10.2 cm (1 7/8 x 4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The four destitute friends go to a wise man who gives each one of them a...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.301.bOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The fourth man digs at the spot where he dropped the shell, expecting...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.302.bOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 9.6 x 10 cm (3 3/4 x 3 15/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The young man of Baghdad solicits advice from a friend as his slave girl...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.305.aOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 10.3 x 9.9 cm (4 1/16 x 3 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The bag of gold which he received for the slave girl being stolen in a...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.306.aOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 11.7 x 10.1 cm (4 5/8 x 4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The young man of Baghdad joins the Hashimi’s boat as a sailor to find...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.307.aOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 11.4 x 10 cm (4 1/2 x 3 15/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The young man of Baghdad reveals his true identity to the Hashimi, from...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.308.bOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 10.7 x 10.2 cm (4 3/16 x 4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The young man of Baghdad reunited with his slave-girl, from a Tuti-nama ...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.310.aOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 10.7 x 10.1 cm (4 3/16 x 4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the forty-ninth night,...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.311.aOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 8.8 x 10 cm (3 7/16 x 3 15/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The eldest brother explains the reason for his youthful appearance, from...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.315.aOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 9.9 x 10 cm (3 7/8 x 3 15/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The parrot addresses Khujasta at the beginning of the fiftieth night,...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.316.aOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 8.8 x 10 cm (3 7/16 x 3 15/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The king’s emissary being provided with gifts for his mission to Rum in...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.317.aOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 10.3 x 10.5 cm (4 1/16 x 4 1/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The merchant returns bringing a young slave who is really the son of the...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.318.bOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 13.9 x 10.1 cm (5 1/2 x 4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The guard spares the life of the slave when he learns that he is the son...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.321.bOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 7.9 x 10 cm (3 1/8 x 3 15/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The king places the talisman on his sleeping wife, from a Tuti-nama ...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.323.aOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 11 x 10.8 cm (4 5/16 x 4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
The guard restores the son who falls at his mother’s feet, from a Tuti...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.323.bOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Painting only: 10 x 10 cm (3 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Leaf from a Qur'an
Seljuk Iran
1939.507Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperSheet: 32 x 21.3 cm (12 5/8 x 8 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Madhu Madhavi Ragini
Central India, Malwa
1925.1336Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 19.1 x 14.6 cm (7 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Tiered Court Scene
Chitarman II (Indian, c. 1680–с. 1750)
1973.237Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paperGift of Mr. and Mrs. Michael de HavenonCCCC0
Timur distributes gifts from his grandson, the Prince of Multan, from a...
Shravana (Indian)
2012.301Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperSheet: 28.2 x 20.2 cm (11 1/8 x 7 15/16 in.); Image: 14.7 x 9.8 cm (5 13/16 x 3 7/8 in.)Gift of Dr. Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Bahram Visits the White Domed Pavilion on Friday, illustrated with text...
Iran, Shiraz, Safavid period
2006.146Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperGift of William Kelly Simpson in memory of his wife Marilyn M. Simpson and her grandparents Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.CCCC0
Queenie
Ching Ho Cheng (American, 1946-1989)
2011.14Watercolor and inkSheet: 76.1 x 228.6 cm (29 15/16 x 90 in.)Gift of the Ching Ho Cheng Estate©
Nushirwan Listens to the Owls (recto); the Story of Nushirwan and his...
Iran, Qazvin, Safavid period
1944.487Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperSheet: 32.7 x 21.8 cm (12 7/8 x 8 9/16 in.); Image: 20.3 x 12.7 cm (8 x 5 in.); Text area: 20.3 x 12.7 cm (8 x 5 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Tale of the Twelve Faces. "Bizhan Addresses the Army": Illustration...
Iran, Shiraz, Inju (Il-Khanid), 14th Century
1944.479Opaque watercolor and ink on paperSheet: 36.3 x 30 cm (14 5/16 x 11 13/16 in.); Image: 28.6 x 24.5 cm (11 1/4 x 9 5/8 in.); Overall: 37 x 30 cm (14 9/16 x 11 13/16 in.); Text area: 29 x 24.5 cm (11 7/16 x 9 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Yusuf and Zulaykha (recto); Text Page, Persian Verses (verso)
Iran, Shiraz or Mashhad, Safavid period
1947.501Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperSheet: 29.8 x 17.3 cm (11 3/4 x 6 13/16 in.); Image: 21.3 x 15.3 cm (8 3/8 x 6 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
A Rajput Warrior with Camel, Possibly Maru Ragini from a Ragamala
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Amber or Southwestern India, Deccan
2018.168Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperMiniature: 26 x 17.6 cm (10 1/4 x 6 15/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Yasoda with Krishna Churning Butter
Eastern India, Kolkata, Kalighat
2003.160Watercolor, ink, graphite, and tin on paperSecondary Support: 51.3 x 35.6 cm (20 3/16 x 14 in.); Painting only: 45 x 27.8 cm (17 11/16 x 10 15/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Leigh Tor Rocks at Poundsgate, near New Bridge on the Dart, Devon
John White Abbott (British, 1763-1851)
2005.200Watercolor with pen and black ink and traces of graphite underdrawingImage: 16 x 24.7 cm (6 5/16 x 9 3/4 in.); Sheet: 17.9 x 26.9 cm (7 1/16 x 10 9/16 in.)Gift of the Painting and Drawing Society of The Cleveland Museum of ArtCCCC0
Madonna and Child
Henry Moore (British, 1898-1986)
1947.685Pencil, black and white crayon, watercolor, and black inkHinman B. Hurlbut Collection©
Dog with pups
India, Rajasthan, Ajmer, probably Sawar school, 18th century
1969.77Ink and opaque watercolor on paperImage: 22 x 16.5 cm (8 11/16 x 6 1/2 in.); Overall: 18.7 x 25 cm (7 3/8 x 9 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William E. Ward in memory of her father, Charles SvecCCCC0
Persian Verses: The Fortieth Year of King Kisra Nushirwan's Reign and...
Iran, Tabriz, Ilkhanid period
1959.330Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperSheet: 59.3 x 40.2 cm (23 3/8 x 15 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Maharana Sangram Singh II (r. 1710–34) Worshipping a Linga Under a...
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Mewar
2018.144Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperPage: 24.8 x 18.1 cm (9 3/4 x 7 1/8 in.); Miniature: 23.2 x 16.8 cm (9 1/8 x 6 5/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A scene of the life of Alexander from the Sharaf-nameh
Iran, probably Shiraz, Safavid period
2021.237Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperGift of Lori H. Luciano in memory of her parents, Nicholas H. and Rhea A. LucianoCCCC0
The Story of Hushang (recto),  Illustration and text (Persian Prose)...
Afghanistan, Herat, Timurid period
1931.452Ink and opaque watercolor on paperDudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Animals, Precious Stones, Coins, and Musical Instruments (recto);...
Iran, Shiraz, Ilkhanid period
1945.385Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 19.7 x 13.5 cm (7 3/4 x 5 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Black and White Bird Perched on a Shrub
Shafi' Abbasi (Iranian)
1971.84Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperSheet: 16.1 x 25 cm (6 5/16 x 9 13/16 in.); Image: 7.7 x 13.4 cm (3 1/16 x 5 1/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
King Luhrasp Ascends the Throne: a Processon Arrives at Court (recto);...
Iran, Shiraz, Safavid period
1962.24Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paperSheet: 47 x 29.7 cm (18 1/2 x 11 11/16 in.); Image: 43.9 x 26.6 cm (17 5/16 x 10 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Picnic in the Mountains; Single Page Illustration
style of Muhammadi (Iranian)
1944.491Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 28.6 x 19 cm (11 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Qualities of Ringdoves (recto); On the Benefits of Quails (verso), from...
Iran, Maragah, Ilkhanid period
1945.382Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperImage: 10.2 x 9 cm (4 x 3 9/16 in.); Overall: 24.7 x 18.2 cm (9 3/4 x 7 3/16 in.); Text area: 22.2 x 16.5 cm (8 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Nushirwan Sends Mihran Sitad to Fetch the Daughter of the King of China ...
Iran, Shiraz, Timurid period
1962.25Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperImage: 14.7 x 15 cm (5 13/16 x 5 7/8 in.); Overall: 32.5 x 23.2 cm (12 13/16 x 9 1/8 in.); Text area: 23 x 15.5 cm (9 1/16 x 6 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
A prince riding a composite elephant
India, Golconda, Deccan, 16th century
2013.282Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paperPage: 28.8 x 18.6 cm (11 5/16 x 7 5/16 in.); Painting: 14.5 x 11 cm (5 11/16 x 4 5/16 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Bahram Gur Visits the Princess of India in the Black Pavilion,...
Iran, possibly Tabriz or Shiraz, Timurid Period, early 15th century
1944.486Opaque watercolor and ink on paperImage: 18.7 x 12.3 cm (7 3/8 x 4 13/16 in.); Overall: 23.2 x 15.5 cm (9 1/8 x 6 1/8 in.); Text area: 18.2 x 12 cm (7 3/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
King Siddhartha and Queen Trishala with the Dream Diviners, from a Kalpa...
Western India, Gujarat
1932.119.9Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 12.5 x 25.7 cm (4 15/16 x 10 1/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Kalpa-sutra Manuscript with 24 Miniatures: Mahavira's Tonsure
Western India, Gujarat, last quarter of the 15th century
1932.119.16Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 12.5 x 25.7 cm (4 15/16 x 10 1/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Birth of Parshva to Queen Vama, from the Kalpa-sutra
Western India, Gujarat, late 15th-early 16th century
1932.119.20Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 12.5 x 25.7 cm (4 15/16 x 10 1/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Serpents Protect Parshva from the Flood, from the Kalpa-sutra
Western India, Gujarat, late 15th-early 16th century
1932.119.21Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paperOverall: 12.5 x 25.7 cm (4 15/16 x 10 1/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.58Ink and watercolorSheet: 22.5 x 14.1 cm (8 7/8 x 5 9/16 in.)Gift of Zabriskie Gallery©
Text Page, Persian Prose (recto); The Story of Adam peace upon him, his...
Afghanistan, Herat, Timurid period
1945.384Ink and opaque watercolor on paperOverall: 42 x 32 cm (16 9/16 x 12 5/8 in.); Text area: 34.5 x 22.7 cm (13 9/16 x 8 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Persian Couplets (recto); Sleeping Youth (verso)
style of Riza-yi Abbasi (Iranian)
1944.494Ink, gold and opaque watercolor on paperImage: 21 x 12.4 cm (8 1/4 x 4 7/8 in.); Overall: 31.6 x 20.4 cm (12 7/16 x 8 1/16 in.); Text area: 21 x 12.4 cm (8 1/4 x 4 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Princess with Wine Bottle and Cup (recto); Persian Verses (verso)
Iran, Qazvin or Isfahan, Safavid period (1501-1722) (recto); Iran, possibly Timurid period (1370-1501)
1947.496Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperVerso image: 11.8 x 5.3 cm (4 5/8 x 2 1/16 in.); Recto Image: 12.2 x 5.7 cm (4 13/16 x 2 1/4 in.); Overall: 37.1 x 24.8 cm (14 5/8 x 9 3/4 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Hands
Erik Desmazières (French, born Morocco, 1948-)
2018.67Ink and watercolorSheet: 20.7 x 24.8 cm (8 1/8 x 9 3/4 in.)Gift of Carole W. and Charles B. Rosenblatt©
Weymouth Bay, Victory Day Celebrations
Muirhead Bone (British, 1876-1953)
1954.772Watercolor, graphite, pen and inkJohn L. Severance Fund©
Still Life with Tulips and Landscape Beyond
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
2011.131Watercolor with pen and inkSheet: 38.1 x 28.3 cm (15 x 11 1/8 in.)Bequest of Dr. Paul J. Vignos, Jr.©
Raja Shamsher Sen with a Youth
India, Himachal Pradesh, Mandi
2012.302Opaque watercolor and ink on paperImage: 16.5 x 13.9 cm (6 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.); Border: 20.3 x 17.6 cm (8 x 6 15/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Ravana’s sister complains that her nose was cut off by Lakshmana as the...
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom
2018.107Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperPage: 21.6 x 31.8 cm (8 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.); Miniature: 18.4 x 28.9 cm (7 1/4 x 11 3/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Codex Artaud XXI
Nancy Spero (American, 1926-2009)
2009.270Cut and pasted papers, printed text, watercolor, metallic paints, pen, and stamped inkSheet: 173.4 x 52.6 cm (68 1/4 x 20 11/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase Fund©
Landscape
Narcisse Diaz de la Peña (French, 1807-1876)
2008.389Watercolor and gouache with pen and brown ink and graphiteSheet: 15 x 22.8 cm (5 7/8 x 9 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
Bijan killing the wild boars of Irman, from a Shah-nama (Book of Kings)...
India, Bijapur, Deccan
2013.283Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paperPage: 20.3 x 12 cm (8 x 4 3/4 in.); Page: 20.5 x 12.4 cm (8 1/16 x 4 7/8 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Twenty-three Deity Nairatma Mandala
Central Tibet, Sakya-affiliated monastery, 14th century
1993.4Opaque watercolor, gold, and ink on clothOverall: 82.5 x 72.4 cm (32 1/2 x 28 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Illuminated Folio from a Gulistan (Rose Garden) of Sa'di (c. 1213-1291)
style of Sultan Muhammad (Iranian) and 1 other
2006.148Opaque watercolor, ink, gold, and silver on paperGift of William Kelly Simpson in memory of his wife Marilyn M. Simpson and her grandparents Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.CCCC0
Illuminated Folio from a Gulistan (Rose Garden) of Sa'di (c. 1213-1291)
Sultan Ali Mashhadi (Iranian, c. 1440–1520)
2006.147Opaque watercolor, ink, gold, and silver on paperGift of William Kelly Simpson in memory of his wife Marilyn M. Simpson and her grandparents Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.CCCC0
Maharaja of Kotah Listening to Music and Watching Dancers
India, Kotah school, early 19th Century
2008.297Opaque watercolors and ink on paperImage: 33.3 x 25.3 cm (13 1/8 x 9 15/16 in.); Paper: 35.4 x 27.2 cm (13 15/16 x 10 11/16 in.)Gift of Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Camel and Groom; Single Page Illustration
style of Shaykh Muhammad (Iranian)
1944.489Ink, gold, and opaque watercolor on paperImage: 21.4 x 28.4 cm (8 7/16 x 11 3/16 in.); Overall: 28.6 x 40.8 cm (11 1/4 x 16 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Violet Blue
Norman Bluhm (American, 1920-1999)
2001.125Watercolor, ink and acrylicSheet: 67.7 x 101.6 cm (26 5/8 x 40 in.)Delia E. Holden Fund©
Rustam Lassoing his Horse, Rakhsh, in a Landscape (recto); Calligraphy,...
Afghanistan, Herat, Timurid period
1971.305Opaque watercolor, ink, gold and silver on paperGift of Mr. and Mrs. John D. MacDonaldCCCC0
Startled Boy
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
2004.46Watercolor with pen and black inkSheet: 38.1 x 28.2 cm (15 x 11 1/8 in.); Secondary Support: 45.5 x 33.8 cm (17 15/16 x 13 5/16 in.)Gift of Joseph M. Erdelac©
Artist's Studio (verso)
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
2004.51.bWatercolor and pen and blue-black inkSheet: 53 x 72.1 cm (20 7/8 x 28 3/8 in.)Gift of Joseph M. Erdelac©
Persian verses (verso) from a Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi (940...
Iran, Shiraz, Timurid period
1942.871.bOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 32.4 x 21.6 cm (12 3/4 x 8 1/2 in.); Text area: 22.6 x 16.1 cm (8 7/8 x 6 5/16 in.)Gift of Heeramaneck GalleriesCCCC0
Garden Scene with a Master Instructing a Student in a Pavilion
Iran, Qazvin, Safavid period
1939.508Opaque watercolor and ink on paperImage: 19.8 x 13.3 cm (7 13/16 x 5 1/4 in.); Overall: 21.2 x 13.3 cm (8 3/8 x 5 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Folio from an Arabic translation of the Materia Medica of Dioscorides
Abdallah ibn al-Fadl (Iraq)
1977.91Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paperSheet: 33.1 x 24.5 cm (13 1/16 x 9 5/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Eyes
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.173Pen and black ink and watercolorImage: 10.1 x 15.3 cm (4 x 6 in.); Sheet: 10.1 x 15.3 cm (4 x 6 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Persian Quatrains (Rubayi) and Calligraphic Exercises (recto); Persian...
Sultan Muhammad Khandan (Iranian, d. after 1550)
1983.1115Ink, gold, and opaque watercolor on paperGift of Mrs. Mehmed A. Simsar in memory of Dr. Mehmed A. SimsarCCCC0
Heart
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.163Pen and black ink and watercolorImage: 12.1 x 15.2 cm (4 3/4 x 6 in.); Sheet: 12.1 x 15.2 cm (4 3/4 x 6 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Sketch of a Young Man and Persian Calligraphy
Iran, Isfahan, Safavid period
1925.132Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperSheet: 34.6 x 22.5 cm (13 5/8 x 8 7/8 in.); Image: 21.2 x 12.5 cm (8 3/8 x 4 15/16 in.)The Charles W. Harkness Endowment FundCCCC0
No image available
India, probably Delhi-Agra region, 16th century
27.2014Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperSheet: 18 x 23.5 cm (7 1/16 x 9 1/4 in.); Matted: 38.1 x 50.8 cm (15 x 20 in.)On Loan from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection©
Four Girls Studying a Drawing
Théodule Ribot (French, 1823-1891)
2010.289Watercolor and possibly inkSheet: 28.8 x 41.1 cm (11 5/16 x 16 3/16 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
Text Page, Arabic Prose (verso) Text from The Book of Knowledge of...
Syria, Damascus, Mamluk Period, 14th Century
1945.383.bInk and opaque watercolor on paperOverall: 31.3 x 21.5 cm (12 5/16 x 8 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
White Mountain Country
John Marin (American, 1870-1953)
1948.1913Watercolor and brush and black ink, with black crayonSheet: 43.3 x 55.2 cm (17 1/16 x 21 3/4 in.)Hinman B. Hurlbut Collection©
The Queen of Sheba (from L’Illustration, no. de Noel)
Edmund Dulac (British, 1882-1953)
1940.738Pen and brown ink and watercolor and gouacheSheet: 31.6 x 25.4 cm (12 7/16 x 10 in.)Bequest of James Parmelee©
Nude
John Bernard Flannagan (American, 1895-1942)
1961.161Watercolor and ink over pencilGift of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph L. Wilson in memory of Anna Elizabeth Wilson©
Eleven-Headed, Thousand-Armed Bodhisattva of Compassion (Avalokiteshvara)
Western Tibet
1982.147Opaque watercolor and ink on cottonOverall: 94.6 x 69.2 cm (37 1/4 x 27 1/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Episodes from the Reigns of Khusrau Parviz and Nushirwan from a Shahnama...
Iraq, Baghdad, Ilkhanid period
1944.480Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperImage: 5 x 13.2 cm (1 15/16 x 5 3/16 in.); Overall: 25 x 18.8 cm (9 13/16 x 7 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Study for Transportation Mural (59 of 150)
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
1954.153.59Watercolor, gouache, and pen and black inkNorman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial Fund©
Bass Player (127 of 150)
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
1954.153.127Pen and black ink and watercolor with graphiteNorman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial Fund©
Figure from the "Legends" Series
Jean Dubuffet (French, 1901-1985)
1977.51Brush and black ink, watercolor, and gouacheSheet: 50 x 33.3 cm (19 11/16 x 13 1/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Henry Blazy©
Untitled
Lynn Chadwick (British, 1914-2003)
1960.188Black ink and wash and red watercolorGift of William Mathewson Milliken©
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.63Ink and watercolorSheet: 22.5 x 14.1 cm (8 7/8 x 5 9/16 in.)Gift of Zabriskie Gallery©
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.60Ink and watercolorSheet: 22.8 x 14.6 cm (9 x 5 3/4 in.)Gift of Zabriskie Gallery©
Landscape with Farm Animals
Benjamin Barker (British, 1776-1838)
1954.660Ink and watercolorSheet: 19.2 x 14.1 cm (7 9/16 x 5 9/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Untitled
Wifredo Lam (Cuban, 1902-1982)
2019.174Watercolor and ink on paperSheet: 48.9 x 62 cm (19 1/4 x 24 7/16 in.)Jo Hershey Selden Fund©
Fashion Study (designed for Worth)
France, 19th century
1930.19Brush gray ink and watercolor heightened with white paintSheet: 28.8 x 22.5 cm (11 5/16 x 8 7/8 in.)Gift of Myrta Leonora JonesCCCC0
Page from the Late Shah Jahan Album: Prince and Ascetics
attributed to Govardhan (Indian, active c.1596-1645)
1971.79Opaque watercolor, gold, and ink on paperImage: 20.3 x 14.3 cm (8 x 5 5/8 in.); Sheet with border: 37.5 x 25.2 cm (14 3/4 x 9 15/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Krishna Quells the Serpent Kaliya
Eastern India, Bengal, Kolkata, Kalighat
2003.113.bWatercolor, graphite, and ink on paperSecondary Support: 48.1 x 29.7 cm (18 15/16 x 11 11/16 in.); Painting only: 45.7 x 27.8 cm (18 x 10 15/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Girls Spraying Each Other at Holi
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Bikaner
1971.83Opaque watercolor, gold, and ink on paperOverall: 19 x 12.5 cm (7 1/2 x 4 15/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Seated Figure
Anonymous and 1 other
1962.112Ink and wash, and watercolorGift of Mr. and Mrs. Max Ratner©
Owl 43
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.177Pen and black ink and watercolor and collageImage: 15.7 x 10.5 cm (6 3/16 x 4 1/8 in.); Sheet: 15.7 x 10.5 cm (6 3/16 x 4 1/8 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Landscape with Travelers
Jan Brueghel (Flemish, 1568-1625)
1960.27Pen and brown ink and brush and brown wash and blue watercolor over stylusSheet: 19.9 x 31 cm (7 13/16 x 12 3/16 in.)Delia E. Holden FundCCCC0
Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples from a Cave
Adolf von Heydeck (German, 1787-1856)
1968.69Watercolor with graphite; framing lines in pen and black inkSheet: 26.9 x 37.9 cm (10 9/16 x 14 15/16 in.); Secondary Support: 27.5 x 37.9 cm (10 13/16 x 14 15/16 in.)Gift of the John B. Putnam FoundationCCCC0
Student (Costume Study for Goll's "Methusalem") (recto) Amalie, Ida, and...
George Grosz (German, 1893-1959)
1966.50Pen and brown-black ink (applied with the aid of drafting tools) and watercolorSheet: 52.7 x 38 cm (20 3/4 x 14 15/16 in.)Contemporary Collection of The Cleveland Museum of Art©
Cañon de Chelly
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.169Pen and black ink and watercolor and collageImage: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.); Sheet: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Sheet of Studies and Sketches
Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917)
1951.430Graphite, pen and dark brown ink, and watercolor on thick ivory wove paperSheet: 30.4 x 23.5 cm (11 15/16 x 9 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Jungle: Still Life, No. 7
Edward John Stevens (American, 1923-1988)
1951.433Watercolor, gouache, and pen and black inkSheet: 41.6 x 26.7 cm (16 3/8 x 10 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Malcolm L. McBride©
Ekaerina
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.183Pen and black ink and watercolor and collageImage: 15.1 x 10.1 cm (5 15/16 x 4 in.); Sheet: 15.1 x 10.1 cm (5 15/16 x 4 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Ganesha
Eastern India, Bengal, Kolkata, Kalighat
2003.166Watercolor, graphite, and ink on paperPainting only: 45.3 x 27.5 cm (17 13/16 x 10 13/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Still Life Arrangement with Flower Pot and Fruit
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
2011.133Watercolor and graphite, with pen and black inkSheet: 38.1 x 27.9 cm (15 x 11 in.)Bequest of Dr. Paul J. Vignos, Jr.©
Death Valley
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.188Pen and black ink and watercolor and collageImage: 8.7 x 13.8 cm (3 7/16 x 5 7/16 in.); Sheet: 8.7 x 13.8 cm (3 7/16 x 5 7/16 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Pre-Columbian Feathers with Envelope
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.198Pen and black ink and watercolor and collageGift of Katharine Kuh©
Study for The Blacksmith's Shop: Remembrance of Le Tréfort
François Bonvin (French, 1817-1887)
2010.160Watercolor with gouache and iron gall inkSheet: 26.4 x 22.2 cm (10 3/8 x 8 3/4 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
Indian Art from Mesa Verde
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.168Pen and black ink and watercolor and collageImage: 8.8 x 14 cm (3 7/16 x 5 1/2 in.); Sheet: 8.8 x 14 cm (3 7/16 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Piero della Francesca
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.174Pen and black ink and watercolor and collageImage: 14.9 x 10.5 cm (5 7/8 x 4 1/8 in.); Sheet: 14.9 x 10.5 cm (5 7/8 x 4 1/8 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Dancer
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.182Pen and black ink and watercolor and collageImage: 10.5 x 15 cm (4 1/8 x 5 7/8 in.); Sheet: 10.5 x 15 cm (4 1/8 x 5 7/8 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Factory Butte, Utah
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.164Pen and black ink and watercolor and collageImage: 12 x 15.2 cm (4 3/4 x 6 in.); Sheet: 12 x 15.2 cm (4 3/4 x 6 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Yusuf and Zulaykha meeting
India, Provincial Mughal, Lucknow, 18th century
1939.164Opaque watercolor, gold and ink on paperOverall: 40.5 x 28 cm (15 15/16 x 11 in.); Average: 21.5 x 15 cm (8 7/16 x 5 7/8 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Baby Krishna Asking for Butter from Yashoda
Eastern India, Kolkata, Kalighat
2003.112Watercolor, graphite, ink, and tin on paperSecondary Support: 48 x 30 cm (18 7/8 x 11 13/16 in.); Painting only: 45.7 x 28 cm (18 x 11 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Weed
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.196Pen and black ink and watercolor and collageImage: 10.7 x 15.3 cm (4 3/16 x 6 in.); Sheet: 10.7 x 15.3 cm (4 3/16 x 6 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Granatapfel
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.171Pen and black and gold ink and watercolor and collageImage: 14.8 x 10.4 cm (5 13/16 x 4 1/8 in.); Sheet: 14.8 x 10.4 cm (5 13/16 x 4 1/8 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Menu with Envelope
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.195Pen and black ink and watercolor and collageGift of Katharine Kuh©
Eskimo
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.202.1Pen and black ink and watercolor and collageImage: 13.9 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.); Sheet: 13.9 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Eskimo (recto)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.202.1.aPen and black ink and watercolor and collageImage: 13.9 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.); Sheet: 13.9 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Eskimo (verso)
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.202.1.bPen and black ink and watercolor and collageImage: 13.9 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.); Sheet: 13.9 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Pastoral Landscape with Village
Jacob Cats (Dutch, 1741-1799)
1989.227Watercolor, point of brush and watercolor, and pen and brown ink over black chalk; framing lines in brown inkSheet: 18.1 x 25.7 cm (7 1/8 x 10 1/8 in.); Secondary Support: 18.1 x 25.7 cm (7 1/8 x 10 1/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Monhegan
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.187Pen and black ink and watercolor and collageImage: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.); Sheet: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Monhegan
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.199Pen and black ink and watercolor and collageImage: 13.9 x 8.8 cm (5 1/2 x 3 7/16 in.); Sheet: 13.9 x 8.8 cm (5 1/2 x 3 7/16 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Leaves from My Book of Days with Envelope
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.167Pen and black ink and watercolor and collage; envelope: pen and black inkGift of Katharine Kuh©
Leaves from My Book of Feathers with Envelope
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.166Pen and black ink and watercolor and collage; envelope: pen and black and blue inkGift of Katharine Kuh©
Pastoral Landscape with a Ruin
Jacob Cats (Dutch, 1741-1799)
1989.228Watercolor, point of brush and watercolor, and pen and brown ink over black chalk; framing lines in brown ink and brown washSheet: 25.8 x 18 cm (10 3/16 x 7 1/16 in.); Secondary Support: 25.8 x 18 cm (10 3/16 x 7 1/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Krishna Ferrying Radha Across the Yamuna River (recto); Parivati Placing...
Eastern India, Bengal, Kolkata, Kalighat
2003.129Watercolor, graphite, ink, and tin on paperSecondary Support: 48.5 x 29.3 cm (19 1/8 x 11 9/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
A Family of Tartars
India, Punjab, probably Lahore, Company School, 19th century
2011.137Ink, watercolor and gold on paperOverall: 25.3 x 33.8 cm (9 15/16 x 13 5/16 in.)Gift of Maxeen and John Flower in honor of Dr. Stanislaw CzumaCCCC0
Spiral Sketchbook No. VI
Arthur Dove (American, 1880-1946)
1992.208Watercolor, gouache, ink, black chalk, and graphiteClosed: 13 x 7.5 cm (5 1/8 x 2 15/16 in.); Open: 25.5 x 7.5 cm (10 1/16 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift of William Dove©
An Insect Ball
Jean-Jacques Grandville (French, 1803-1847)
2008.345Pen and black ink with watercolorSheet: 12.5 x 21.3 cm (4 15/16 x 8 3/8 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
Le Sommeil du Grand Condé
Jacque-Noël-Marie Frémy (French, 1782-1867)
2015.46Ink and watercolorSheet: 13.6 x 10 cm (5 3/8 x 3 15/16 in.); Secondary Support: 15.9 x 12.5 cm (6 1/4 x 4 15/16 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
A Serpent Protects Vasudeva Taking His Infant Son Krishna to Safety
Eastern India, Bengal, Kolkata, Kalighat
2003.153Watercolor, graphite, ink, and tin on paperPainting only: 45 x 27.7 cm (17 11/16 x 10 7/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.64Ink and watercolorSheet: 22.5 x 14.1 cm (8 7/8 x 5 9/16 in.)Gift of Zabriskie Gallery©
Posthumous portrait of the Mughal emperor Muhammad Shah (reigned 1719...
Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s) and 1 other
2013.347Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper (recto); ink and opaque watercolor with gold on paper (verso)Painting only: 14.4 x 10.3 cm (5 11/16 x 4 1/16 in.); Page: 28 x 23.8 cm (11 x 9 3/8 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.65Ink and watercolorSheet: 22.5 x 14.1 cm (8 7/8 x 5 9/16 in.)Gift of Zabriskie Gallery©
Vintage Car
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1981.190Pen and black ink and pencil and watercolor and collageImage: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.); Sheet: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)Gift of Katharine Kuh©
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.59Ink and watercolorSheet: 22.5 x 14.1 cm (8 7/8 x 5 9/16 in.)Gift of Zabriskie Gallery©
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.62Ink and watercolorSheet: 22.5 x 14.1 cm (8 7/8 x 5 9/16 in.)Gift of Zabriskie Gallery©
Study for "The Peep-O’-Day Boys’ Cabin, in the West of Ireland" ("The...
David Wilkie (British, 1785-1841)
1941.606Watercolor, point of brush, and gouache with graphite and brown inkSheet: 23.4 x 21.9 cm (9 3/16 x 8 5/8 in.)Gift of Robert Hays GriesCCCC0
Isadora Duncan
Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1880-1965)
1993.61Ink and watercolorSheet: 22.4 x 14.1 cm (8 13/16 x 5 9/16 in.)Gift of Zabriskie Gallery©
A charioteer riding through a rocky landscape with an entourage of...
attributed to Yusuf Ali (Indian, active early 1600s)
2013.322Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paperPage: 43.5 x 28.3 cm (17 1/8 x 11 1/8 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Hulagu Khan giving a feast and dispensing favor upon the amirs and...
Lal (Indian, active c. 1555–1600) and 2 others
2013.304Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper, text on versoPage: 38.4 x 25.2 cm (15 1/8 x 9 15/16 in.); Painting: 33.3 x 21.1 cm (13 1/8 x 8 5/16 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Femmes, Oiseau, Etoiles
Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983)
1977.198Watercolor, ink and pastelGift of Herbert F. Leisy in memory of his wife, Helen Stamp Leisy©
Study No. 1 for: Church Bells Ringing, Rainy Winter Night
Charles Burchfield (American, 1893-1967)
1953.429Gray/black wash, pen and black ink, and black and color crayons, with graphite and watercolorSheet: 36.8 x 21.2 cm (14 1/2 x 8 3/8 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial Fund©
Page of disasters, from the Tarikh-i Alfi (History of the Thousand [Years])
India, Mughal, 16th century, made for Akbar
1932.36Opaque watercolor, gold and ink on paperOverall: 41 x 22.6 cm (16 1/8 x 8 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
A Concert:  Laura Devéria Singing
Eugène François Marie Joseph Devéria (French, 1805-1865)
2009.301Watercolor with black and brown ink, some pastel and lead white on off-white heavy-weight wove paper mounted to heavy white cream wove paperSheet: 23.2 x 18.5 cm (9 1/8 x 7 5/16 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
Beach Story Fire Island
Dorothy Dehner (American, 1901-1994)
1996.381Watercolor and pen and black inkSheet: 51.9 x 40.2 cm (20 7/16 x 15 13/16 in.)Gift of The Honorable Joseph P. Carroll and Roberta Carroll, M.D.©
Untitled #1
Dorothy Dehner (American, 1901-1994)
1996.378Watercolor and pen and black inkSheet: 39.4 x 51.5 cm (15 1/2 x 20 1/4 in.)Gift of The Honorable Joseph P. Carroll and Roberta Carroll, M.D.©
The Blue Optimist
Jane Kent (American, 1952-)
2007.16Watercolor, black ink, and graphiteImage: 44.7 x 34.6 cm (17 5/8 x 13 5/8 in.); Sheet: 59.7 x 46 cm (23 1/2 x 18 1/8 in.)Gift of The Print Club of Cleveland©
A Herdsman with Three Cows by an Upland Pool
Thomas Gainsborough (British, 1727-1788)
2006.156Watercolor, ink and oil paint heightened with white chalk ("Bristol lead white")Sheet: 21.9 x 31.3 cm (8 5/8 x 12 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Valley Farm
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
1965.524Pencil and pen and ink and watercolorGift of Dr. and Mrs. Theodor W. Braasch©
Bahram Gur meets Arzu, the Daughter of Mahiyar (verso); Illustration and...
Iran, Shiraz, Inju Period, 14th Century
1945.387.bOpaque watercolor and ink on paperImage: 5.4 x 15.3 cm (2 1/8 x 6 in.); Overall: 29 x 20.7 cm (11 7/16 x 8 1/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Design for a Ceiling: Mars and Aries
Italy, 18th century
1927.337Pen and brown ink and brush and brown wash and watercolor, with gouache, over traces of graphite; framing lines in brown inkSheet: 24.9 x 24.7 cm (9 13/16 x 9 3/4 in.); Secondary Support: 45.1 x 33.9 cm (17 3/4 x 13 3/8 in.)Gift of The Print Club of ClevelandCCCC0
Two Cows
William Sommer (American, 1867-1949)
2004.48Watercolor and pen and black inkSheet: 34 x 50.8 cm (13 3/8 x 20 in.)Gift of Joseph M. Erdelac©
Untitled
Dorothy Dehner (American, 1901-1994)
2011.130Watercolor with pen and black inkSheet: 46.1 x 58 cm (18 1/8 x 22 13/16 in.)Bequest of Dr. Paul J. Vignos, Jr.©
Untitled #57
Dorothy Dehner (American, 1901-1994)
1996.379Watercolor and pen and black inkSheet: 40.2 x 52 cm (15 13/16 x 20 1/2 in.)Gift of The Honorable Joseph P. Carroll and Roberta Carroll, M.D.©
Isfandiyar slays Arjasp, the king of Turan, from a Shah-nama (Book of...
Haidar Kashmiri (Indian, active late 1500s-early 1600s)
2013.314Opaque watercolor, gold, and ink on paper, text on versoPage: 36.7 x 24.4 cm (14 7/16 x 9 5/8 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Jain Monk with Lay Disciple, Colophon page from a Kalpa-sutra and Story...
Western India, Gujarat, Patan (Anahillapura), reign of King Sarangadeva of the Vaghela dynasty
1971.118.7.aOpaque watercolor and ink on palm leaf; Manuscript 3Overall: 4.7 x 35.6 cm (1 7/8 x 14 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Caricature of Paul Gauguin
Émile Bernard (French, 1868-1941)
2018.75Watercolor and black ink on paperSheet: 19.9 x 15.5 cm (7 13/16 x 6 1/8 in.)Bequest of William Kelly Simpson in memory of his wife Marilyn M. Simpson and her grandfather, John D. Rockefeller, Jr.CCCC0
Nudes in a Landscape
Jean-Jacques-François Lebarbier, called Le Barbier L’Aîné (French, 1738-1826)
2018.50Pen and black ink and watercolorSheet: 40.5 x 53.3 cm (15 15/16 x 21 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
"Benefits of the Parts of Vultures" (From the Manafi' al-Haywan of Abu...
Iran, Marageh, Mongol Period (Ilkhanid), late 13th Century
2006.149Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paperGift of William Kelly Simpson in memory of his wife Marilyn M. Simpson and her grandparents Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.CCCC0
A Palace with an Arched Bridge (A Roman Villa)
Hubert Robert (French, 1733-1808)
2008.362Pen and brown and gray ink, graphite, and watercolorSheet: 30.9 x 27.8 cm (12 3/16 x 10 15/16 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0