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  • "Putti" Playing Piggy Back · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    children that were popular throughout the baroque age as expressions of the artists inventiveness and wit Kern specialized in small scale sculptures produced in a variety of materials although it is not clear whether he supervised the production of bronze versions of his compositions These were collected by aristocratic patrons and in 1648 Kern was appointed as court sculptor to Friedrich Wilhelm von Hohenzollern elector of Brandenburg Provenance George Robinson

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/35447/putti-playing-piggy-back-2/?type=date&letter=a&sort=title&order=asc&begin_date=-10000&end_date=2016 (2016-02-18)
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  • "Resurrection," Study for the Colonel Henry Coffin Nevins Memorial Window · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Massachusetts a memorial for local industrialist Henry Coffin Nevins 1843 1892 The enormous window measures 17 feet across and 11 feet high and is said to contain some 8 000 pieces of glass Julie Fanchette Henriette Nevins d 1904 Nevins widow had brought La Farge to see the church in 1892 but uninpressed by the space he pursuaded her to build a new chancel with a single monumental window opening to frame his work The chancel designed by La Farge s son the architect C Grant La Farge of the firm Heins and La Farge see James L Yarnall John La Farge A Biographic and Critical Study 2012 p 212 Christ appears in the center of the design in white surrounded by light while robed figures to either side push away dark clouds The finished window follows this study very closely see Adams Foster et al John La Farge 1987 p 214 218 Exhibitions The Art of John La Farge National Museum of American Art Washington Carnegie Museum of Art Pittsburgh Museum of Fine Arts Boston Boston 1987 1988 Provenance Owned by William Macbeth New York purchased by Henry Walters New York December 1907 by bequest to Walters Art Museum

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/36507/resurrection-study-for-the-colonel-henry-coffin-nevins-memorial-window-2/?type=date&letter=a&sort=title&order=asc&begin_date=-10000&end_date=2016 (2016-02-18)
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  • "Rhyton" with Griffins · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    or drinking vessel takes inspiration from Near Eastern models Conservation Date Description Narrative 3 17 1997 Examination survey 9 23 1997 Examination survey Exhibitions From Alexander to Cleopatra Greek Art of the Hellenistic Age The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1988 1989 Provenance Reverend William MacGregor Collection Sale Sotheby s London 1922 no 212 Dikran Kelekian Paris and New York by purchase Henry Walters Baltimore 1923 by purchase Walters Art Museum

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/31798/rhyton-with-griffins/?type=date&letter=a&sort=title&order=asc&begin_date=-10000&end_date=2016 (2016-02-18)
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  • "Salvator Mundi" · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Christ raises his right hand in benediction In the right corner part of a globe is visible indicating his role as Salvator Mundi Latin meaning savior of the world His mild yet firm gaze encompasses all Sassoferrato specialized in devotional subjects He chose pure colors and regular forms with emphasized contours that follow earlier traditions of religious painting In addition this image of Christ is based on a popular type in 16th century northern art often combined with one of a praying Virgin Mary representing them as king and queen of heaven For more information on this painting please see Federico Zeri s 1976 catalogue no 322 p 450 Exhibitions The Life of Christ The Washington County Museum Hagerstown 1951 Provenance Sagro Monte di Pieta Rome the 1857 catalogue of the Gallery lists a Redeemer by Sassoferrato with similar dimensions Don Marcello Massarenti Collection Rome date and mode of acquisition unknown 1897 catalogue no 258 Henry Walters Baltimore 1902 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters with the Massarenti Collection 1902 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/33369/salvator-mundi/?type=date&letter=a&sort=title&order=asc&begin_date=-10000&end_date=2016 (2016-02-18)
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  • "Senet" Board · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Commons License Senet Board Description Conservation Provenance Inscription Credit Description Egyptians enjoyed playing board games especially senet or passing During the 18th dynasty the game acquired religious significance which transformed it into a simulation of the soul s journey through the underworld to achieve immortality Throw sticks much like dice determined a player s moves and winning required both skill and luck This senet game board of 30 squares required 14 game pieces like these spool and cone shaped pieces Conservation Date Description Narrative 6 23 1982 Treatment cleaned Provenance Rev William MacGregor Collection Sale Sotheby s London 1922 no 263 Dikran Kelekian Paris and New York Henry Walters Baltimore 1923 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Inscriptions Translation First of the Priests of Amun One who is in the place of the Temple of Amun Ré an acolyte of Amun Ré King of the gods Nesi amun ipet the Justified of Voice the gift of Amun himself Credit Acquired by Henry Walters 1923 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 Egyptian Artist Period 1307 1070 BC New Kingdom

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/1369/senet-board/?type=date&letter=a&sort=title&order=asc&begin_date=-10000&end_date=2016 (2016-02-18)
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  • Browse the Collection · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Hunt Title 1834 1897 Period 27 174 Accession lion hunt broze bronze sculpture horse creature Tags Surtout de table Python Killing a Gnu Title 1834 1839 Period 27 152 Accession creature Tags Surtout de table Tiger Hunt Title 1834 1836 Period 27 176 Accession century amazing weird elephant animal bronze tiger hunt creature grace aww cool Tags Surtout de table Wild Bull Hunt Title 1834 1838 Period 27 178 Accession jesus bull animal hunt bronze sculpture creature grace aww cool hope soilders armour shield horse Tags Tazza with St John the Baptist and a Bacchanalia Title 16th century 19th century Period 57 682 Accession bowl italian bacchus limoges enamel Tags Tel Halaf Fertility Figurine Title 5000 4000 BC Period 48 2741 Accession walters oldest item voluptuous body halaf snakes fertility Tags Tenmoku Bowl Title 960 1280 Period 49 1200 Accession Three String Vase Title 1710 1722 Period 49 154 Accession Three String Vase The Peach Bloom Vase Title 1710 1722 Qing Period 49 155 Accession graceful peach Tags To the Possessor of this Book in the year 1965 Title March 1815 Period 37 1536 Accession raphael grace aww hope cool time holograph poem sword yearning armour Tags Torchère with Acanthus Leaves and Clawed Feet Title 16th century Period 65 43 Accession Turban Helmet Title 16th century Period 51 72 Accession Vanitas Still Life Title ca 1665 Baroque Period 37 682 Accession death globe mortality symbolic book hourglass pen books vanitas philosophy Tags Venus Seated Woman Title after 1769 Period 27 306 Accession nude venus sculpture marble myth woman grace aww hope roses quiver drapery Tags Xantil Incense Burner Effigy Lid Title AD 1200 1521 Postclassic Period 2009 20 188 Accession nice mixteca puebla pueblo earthenware clay sculpture veracruz mexico ancientamerica ancientamericas southamerica oaxaca incense incenseburner effigy man figure Tags Twixt Venus and Bacchus Title 1882 Period 37 974 Accession fountain Tags 11 Playing Cards with Kabuki Rolls Poems Trigrams Title ca 1850 late Edo Period 95 784A Accession 11 Playing Cards with Kabuki Rolls Poems Trigrams Title ca 1850 late Edo Period 95 784B Accession 1814 Title 1862 Period 37 52 Accession military royalty portrait french horse creature grace aww hope dark napoleon shoes clouds storm war landscape Tags 25 Silhouettes of Bartlett Family Title 1823 1840 Period 38 630 Accession A Lady Title ca 1815 Period 38 468 Accession A Surround of Buffalo by Indians Title 1858 1860 Period 37 1940 200 Accession A Baltimore Watchman Title 19th century Period 37 2553 3 Accession A Bandit Wizard Attacks Raiko Title ca 1851 1852 late Edo Period 95 334 Accession A Bibliophile Title 1862 Period 37 1620 Accession drawing library books french grace aww hope bibliophile study maps gentleman reading family Tags A Bodhisattva Title 10th century Period 54 3026 Accession amoghapasha halo arrows bow archery sagittarius buddha Tags A Bon Vinaigre Title 1859 Period 37 1462 Accession watercolor french drawing children walking grace aww hope fence piggyback responsibility sacrifice Tags A Bright Day Title ca 1835 1840 Period 37

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/browse/?page=2&type=date&letter=a&sort=title&order=asc&begin_date=-10000&end_date=2016 (2016-02-18)
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  • Arms & Armor · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    51 562 Accession Chamfron Title 1500 1550 Renaissance Period 51 1368 Accession creature Tags Chamfron with Arms of Kasper Baron Vols Schenkenberg Title 1560 Renaissance Period 51 536 Accession creature Tags Child s Suit of Armor Title 1580 1620 with later additions Period 51 590 Accession funny Tags Cleaner for Flash Pan and Lock from the Gun Set of Mahmud I Title ca 1732 Ottoman Period 51 89 Accession Close Helmet of the Maximilian Style Title 1520 1525 Renaissance Period 51 465 Accession Combination Sword and Wheel lock Pistol Title 1580 1590 Renaissance Period 51 509 Accession wheel lock Tags Crossbow and Winder Cranequin or Crank with Decoration of Masks Fruit and Hunt Scenes Title 1600 1620 Period 51 535 Accession Crossbow Bolts Mounted in a Fan Title 1400 1700 Period 51 551 Accession Cuirass Breastplate and Backplate Title 1500 1575 Period 51 420 Accession Cup Hilt Rapier Title 1650 1700 Period 51 504 Accession Dagger Kindjal and Sheath Title 19th century Modern Period 51 1355 Accession Dagger Tanto with Silver Saya with Lotus Pond Life Flower Lotus Decoration Title n d Period 51 1246 Accession Dagger and Scabbard Title mid 19th century Modern Period 51 77 Accession ouch jewel gold Tags Dagger Depicting Tamatori Retrieving the Sacred Jewel from the Sea Title 1854 Nambokucho late Edo Period 51 1204 Accession sea dagger japanese Tags Dagger for the Left Hand Title 1650 1675 Period 51 517 Accession Dagger from the Gun Set of Mahmud I Title 1145 AH AD 1732 33 Ottoman Period 51 76 Accession steel gold rubies beryls armor weapons islamic turkey dagger rifle Tags Dagger in Scabbard with Butterflies and Peonies Title ca 1320 Kamakura Period 51 1237 Accession Dagger in the Form of Rotting Wood Title 18th century Momoyama Period 51 1181 Accession Dagger with Cherry

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/browse/medium/arms--armor/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Ceramics · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Title 960 1280 Period 49 1200 Accession Three String Vase Title 1710 1722 Period 49 154 Accession Three String Vase The Peach Bloom Vase Title 1710 1722 Qing Period 49 155 Accession graceful peach Tags Alabastron Depcting A Seated Woman and A Woman Walking to the Right Toward a Chair Title ca 480 BC Classical Period 48 271 Accession hellas Tags Allegory of Hearing Title 1733 1745 Period 48 929 Accession allegory hearing sound music lute child animal deer porcelain woman singing Tags Allegory of Sight Title 1733 1740 Period 48 930 Accession Allegory of Smell Title 1733 1740 Period 48 931 Accession Allegory of Taste Title 1733 1740 Period 48 933 Accession Allegory of Touch Title 1733 1740 Period 48 932 Accession Amphora Title 1st century BC AD 3rd century Period 48 133 Accession Amphora Depicting a Youth with Petasos and Woman and An Athlete Title ca 460 450 BC Classical Period 48 56 Accession Amphora with a Youth and a Bearded Man and Victory Title ca 440 BC Classical Period 48 53 Accession egg greece Tags Amphora with Chariot and Driver Title ca 490 480 BC early Classical Period 48 2235 Accession Amphora with Funerary Scenes Title 720 710 BC Geometric Period 48 2231 Accession greek funerary teacher resource kit Tags Amphora with Geometric Design Title 8th century BC Bichrome IV Period 48 2335 Accession Amphora with Stamped and Incised Decoration Title 7th century BC Period 48 100 Accession Amulet of Horus the Child Title 1550 1069 BC New Kingdom Period 48 1596 Accession Amulet of Pataikos on Crocodiles Title late 4th early 3rd century BC early Greco Roman Period 48 1602 Accession Amulet Pendant of Nephthys Title 6th 4th century BC Period 48 1702 Accession Amulet pendant of Taweret Title ca 350 BC Late Period Period 48

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/browse/medium/ceramics/ (2016-02-18)
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