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On View: Study for Welch Mountain from West Compton, New Hampshire

In the summer of 1856, while traveling in the White Mountains with Asher B. Durand and other artists, Gay painted this small study (below, 5...

Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.

    On View: Study for Welch Mountain from West Compton, New Hampshire

    In the summer of 1856, while traveling in the White Mountains with Asher B. Durand and other artists, Gay painted this small study (below, 5...

     
     
    SketchbookSketchbookItalian SketchbookWoman in ManteauTropical SceneryBacchanteSketchbook, Conway, New HampshireVirgin of GuadalupeDoña María de la Luz Padilla y Gómez de CervantesKnow Thy SelfOn the Delaware RiverThe Waste of Waters is Their FieldThe WaveA Ride for Liberty -- The Fugitive Slaves (recto)Street Scene (Hester Street)Shooting for the BeefPierre Van CortlandtJohn VinallEast River ParkMy UncleVirginWyntje (Lavinia) Van VechtenPortrait of a WomanGeorge WashingtonGirl with AppleMrs. Sylvester (Abigail Pickman) GardinerStill Life with FruitA Storm in the Rocky Mountains, Mt. RosalieMrs. Alexander Cumming, née Elizabeth Goldthwaite, later Mrs. John BaconBound AngelJonas PlattSketchbookAnatomy SketchbookStudy for "They Will Take My Island"John Van CortlandtVirgin of Pomata with St. Nicholas Tolentino and St. Rose of LimaThe Carpenters Shop in NazarethSaint Catherine of SienaTemple of Khonsu at KarnakStanding WomanMrs. Charles DodgeChrist Child with Passion SymbolsSwinging in the SquareSinchi Roca, Second Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsCapac Yupanqui, Fifth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsUrco, Ninth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsPachacuti, Tenth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsHuayna Capac, Twelfth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsHuascar, Thirteenth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsAtahualpa, Fourteenth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsGourdsPortrait of a Gentleman/Mourning MiniatureLetitia Wilson JordanMartinique WomanWilliam Rush Carving His Allegorical Figure of the Schuylkill River

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