archive-org.com » ORG » T » THEWALTERS.ORG

Total: 1628

Choose link from "Titles, links and description words view":

Or switch to "Titles and links view".
  • Bust of the Virgin · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Credit Exhibitions Early Christian and Byzantine Art Baltimore Museum of Art Baltimore 1947 Provenance Henry Walters New York by purchase Sadie Jones Mrs Henry Walters New York 1931 by inheritance Joseph Brummer New York 1941 by purchase Miss Julia R Rogers Baltimore 1941 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1941 by gift Credit Gift of Miss Julia R Rogers formerly part of the Walters Collection 1941 Download Image Add to Collection

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/1617/bust-of-the-virgin/ (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive


  • Byzantine-Style Dress Ornament · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    The center of this thin dress ornament which would have been sewn onto a garment through the four holes is dominated by an imperial cross The two globes on either side of it represent the two empires East and West ruled by two emperors during the 2nd half of the 5th century Testing of the extensive enamel decoration revealed this to be a skilled forgery and not a Byzantine piece as it was long believed to be Exhibitions Early Christian and Byzantine Art Baltimore Museum of Art Baltimore 1947 Jewelry Ancient to Modern The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1979 1980 To Arrest the Ravages of Time Caring for Art at the Walters The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1996 Bedazzled 5 000 Years of Jewelry from the Walters Art Museum Frist Center for the Visual Arts Nashville The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Sarasota The Walters Art Museum Baltimore 2006 2009 Bedazzled 5 000 Years of Jewelry El Paso Museum of Art El Paso 2010 Provenance Collection of Madame X Behague Sale Paris Hotel Drouot November 5 1925 lot 84 Henry Walters Baltimore 1925 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters 1925 Download

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/37842/byzantine-style-dress-ornament/ (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Cameo of the Virgin · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    no doubt hoped that she was interceding specifically on his or her behalf The gold frame around the piece is modern and it is unclear whether this small work was originally meant to be worn around the neck like many other carved Byzantine gems or whether it was part of a small devotional diptych or triptych arranged so that this panel was next to one depicting Christ with the Virgin therefore directly gesturing toward her son The image is carved on a bloodstone The red streaks in this stone would have reminded pious viewers of the blood shed by Christ at the Crucifixion perhaps focusing their thoughts on Mary s role at that event Exhibitions Early Christian and Byzantine Art Baltimore Museum of Art Baltimore 1947 The Glory of Byzantium The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York 1997 Realms of Faith Medieval and Byzantine Art from the Walters Art Museum Frist Center for the Visual Arts Nashville 2001 2002 Realms of Faith Medieval and Byzantine Art from the Walters Art Museum Frist Center for the Visual Arts Nashville 2002 2005 Realms of Faith Medieval and Byzantine Art from the Walters Art Museum Museum of Biblical Art New York Colby College

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/33762/cameo-of-the-virgin/ (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Capital with Vine Scrolls, Rosettes and Mask · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Medieval and Byzantine Art from the Walters Art Museum Frist Center for the Visual Arts Nashville 2001 2002 Realms of Faith Medieval and Byzantine Art from the Walters Art Museum Frist Center for the Visual Arts Nashville 2002 2005 Provenance Robert E Hecht Jr Ruxton Maryland date of acquisition unknown by purchase Walters Art Museum 1957 by purchase Credit Museum purchase 1957 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/15302/capital-with-vine-scrolls-rosettes-and-mask/ (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Casket with Images of Cupids · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    haired erotes cupids in the guise of warriors dancers and musicians The lid shows two in equestrian combat while the trapezoidal panel in front shows a group of four erotes and a centaur dancing and playing musical instruments The rectangular plaque on the casket s front features an eros playing a harp on a stand a chariot drawn by panthers and two other erotes playing musical instruments Exhibitions Early Christian and Byzantine Art Baltimore Museum of Art Baltimore 1947 Ivory The Sumptuous Art The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1983 1984 The Taste of Maryland Art Collecting in Maryland 1800 1934 The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1984 Seeing Music in Medieval Manuscripts 2014 Provenance Bought in Italy Edward Joseph London ca 1888 by purchase Sale Christie s London May 6 1890 no 1003 and February 1894 no 357 Isaac Falcke London 1894 by purchase Sale Christie s London April 19 1910 no 166 Jacques Seligmann Paris 1910 by purchase Henry Walters Baltimore 1910 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters 1910 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/31653/casket-with-images-of-cupids/ (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Casket with Warriors in Combat · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    casket depicts nude putti in combative poses using various weapons and in some cases their bare hands Each figure is shown in its own rectangular frame separated by vegetal scrolls and linear motifs The object gives us a good impression of the lighter at times comical quality of Byzantine secular art Such boxes were probably used to hold valuables or important documents Exhibitions Early Christian and Byzantine Art Baltimore Museum of Art Baltimore 1947 Artful Deception The Craft of the Forger The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore Edsel Eleanor Ford House Grosse Pointe Shores Dallas Museum of Art Dallas Oklahoma City Museum of Art Oklahoma City Portland Museum of Art Portland The Fine Arts Center at Cheekwood Nashville Phoenix Art Museum Phoenix Columbia Museum of Art Columbia Crocker Art Museum Sacramento Elvehjem Museum of Art Madison Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester Rochester The Barnum Museum Bridgeport 1987 1992 Provenance Tycon and Smith Paris by purchase Henry Walters Baltimore 1929 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters 1929 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/19456/casket-with-warriors-in-combat/ (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Censer · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    to ward off evil spirits This hanging censer incense burner was intended for private devotion as is clear from the Greek inscription that names its owner a woman Conservation Date Description Narrative 3 29 1961 Treatment repaired cleaned coated Provenance Joseph Brummer Paris and New York by purchase Sale Parke Bernet New York May 11 1949 no 312 Walters Art Museum 1949 by purchase Inscriptions Transcription Κύριε βοήθι Καλλερωῆ Translation

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/11744/censer-3/ (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Chalice · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    century Each of the vessels in this service performed a sacred function in the liturgical service This chalice or cup held the wine of the Eucharist symbolizing the blood of Christ This silver service was found in Syria in 1910 in the village of Kurin The Greek form of its name Kaper Koraon is inscribed on several pieces in the treasure including a chalice which reads treasure of the Church of St Sergios of the village of Kaper Koraon Almost all of the vessels record the names of donors who gave pieces from their private dinner services in fulfillment of a vow to gain divine blessing or in prayer for salvation Conservation Date Description Narrative 4 01 1947 Treatment cleaned coated 10 01 1959 Treatment cleaned coated 3 09 1978 Treatment other 1 12 1985 Technical Report examined for technical study 7 01 1985 Treatment cleaned 2 19 1988 Examination technical study 2 20 1988 Treatment other 9 16 1999 Examination examined for condition 9 21 1999 Loan Consideration examined for loan Exhibitions Early Christian and Byzantine Art Baltimore Museum of Art Baltimore 1947 Silver Treasure from Early Byzantium The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1986 Provenance Excavated in Syria 1908 1910 Tawfic Abucasem Hama and Port Said ca 1913 by purchase Joseph Brummer Paris ca 1928 by purchase Henry Walters Baltimore 1929 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Inscriptions Translation For the prayer and salvation of Theophilus sons John Thomas and Mannos Stamp Five stamps inside the foot Credit Acquired by Henry Walters 1929 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creator Byzantine Artist Period 602 610 Late Antique Medium silver with traces of gilding Gold Silver Jewelry Accession Number

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/33332/chalice-4/ (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive



  •