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  • Southeast Asia · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    18th century Rattanakosin Period 2010 12 6 Accession Buddha Descending from the Tavatimsa Heaven Title 1954 Period 2010 12 30 Accession Buddha in Royal Attire Title ca 16th century Period 54 2822 Accession Buddha Preaching in Sankassa Title 19th century Rattanakosin Period 2010 12 31 Accession asian thailand Tags Buddha Preaching to the Five Hermits Title 19th Century Rattanakosin Period 35 252 Accession Buddha Seated in the Jeweled House Title 2nd quarter 19th century Rattanakosin Period 2010 12 38 Accession Buddha with Finial Title 18th 19th century Period 25 232 Accession Bust of Shiva Title 7th century Dvaravati Period 25 167 Accession Covered Box Title late 15th 16th century Period 49 2437 Accession khmer Tags Crowned Naga Protected Buddha Title ca 1150 1190 Period 25 171 Accession Death of Buddha Title 17th 18th century Period 25 66 Accession headofbuddha head Tags Death of Buddha and Other Events Title 19th century Period 2010 12 29 Accession Eaves Tile with Celestial Adorant Title 15th century Si Satchanalai Period 49 2801 Accession Eight armed Avalokiteshvara Title ca 12th 13th century Bàyon Period 54 2726 Accession Enthroned Seated Buddha Title Sculpture 8th 9th century With base 16th century Dvaravati Period 54 2713 Accession Episodes in the Life of Buddha Title last quarter 19th century Rattanakosin Period 2010 12 10 Accession Female Deity Title 1110 1160 Angkor Period 25 212 Accession Female Torso Title n d Period 25 81 Accession Finial with the Head of the God Brahma Title 15th century Si Satchanalai Period 49 2802 Accession Fragmentary Head of Bodhisattva Title 9th century Period 25 86 Accession Guardian Lion Title ca 10th century Dvaravati Period 25 230 Accession creature lion Tags Head and Torso of a Standing Buddha Title 17th 18th century Lan Na Period 54 2759 Accession Head and Upper Body of a

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/browse/category/southeast-asia/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Textiles and Furniture · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Center Table Title ca 1600 Period 65 73 Accession Corner Fragment of a Polonaise Carpet Title 1st half 17th century Safavid Period 81 39 Accession poland Tags Cupboard Doors Title 5th 7th century Late Antique Period 61 303 Accession antique eagles rosettes cabinet carving cupboard antique wood doors Tags Door with Cat Hole Title 1450 1500 Late Medieval Period 64 164 Accession linen fold panels Tags Embroidered Altar Frontal with Standing Saints Title before 1369 Medieval Period 83 716 Accession Ewer Basin Depicting Five Scenes from Genesis Title 1563 Renaissance Period 44 208 Accession Floor or Cushion Cover Fragment with Running Hares Title 4th 5th century Early Byzantine Period 83 510 Accession Fragment of a Garment Title 900 950 Period 83 522 Accession Fragment of a Tiraz Title early 10th century Period 83 543 Accession Garment Decoration Clavi Title 4th 5th century Early Byzantine Period 83 738 Accession Garment Decoration Clavus with a Scene of the Chase Title 4th 5th century Early Byzantine Period 83 464 Accession Garment Decoration Segmentum with Figures Under an Arcade Title 5th 6th century Late Antique Period 83 485 Accession dionysus byzantine segmentum dancers cult linen wool Tags Garment Decoration Segmentum with Man Killing Panther Title 4th 5th century Early Byzantine Period 83 685 Accession Garment Decoration Segmentum with Man Killing Panther Title 4th 5th century Early Byzantine Period 83 737 Accession Garment Decoration with Branch of a Tree and Two Birds Title 6th 8th century Early Byzantine Period 83 483 Accession Head of a Woman Title 4th 5th century Early Byzantine Period 83 689 Accession High Sideboard with Hunting Trophies Title ca 1855 Period 65 132 Accession Icon of Saint George Slaying the Dragon Title 1792 Modern Period 83 332 Accession creature Tags Ivory Cabinet Title ca 1550 1575 Period 71 1197 Accession jesus

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/browse/category/textiles-and-furniture/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Bracket or Corbel of a Seated Man · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    of the base are in plaster The nose is broken and the right hand appears to have been tampered with The piece is said to be from the Chartres Cathedral Conservation Date Description Narrative 12 31 1969 Technical Report other 11 01 1956 Treatment other Provenance Dikran Kelekian Paris date of acquisition unknown by purchase as from the Cathedral of Chartres Henry Walters Baltimore 1914 by purchase Walters Art Museum

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/27122/bracket-or-corbel-of-a-seated-man/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Lovers By a Stream · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    board inside Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters 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 Creators Hafiz Persian flourished 8th century AH AD 14th century Author Zayn al Abidin bin ar Rahman al Jami active ca 1512 Scribe Period Sha ban 918 AH AD 1512 Safavid Medium ink and pigments on brown laid paper Manuscripts Rare Books Accession Number W 628 87A Measurements H 8 7 16 x W 5 5 16 in 21 5 x 13 5 cm Geographies Iran Place of Origin Location Within Museum Not On View Tags Add A New Tag Parent Object Collection of Poems Divan Title Sha ban 918 AH AD 1512 Safavid Period W 628 Accession Related Objects Colophon Title Sha ban 918 AH AD 1512 Safavid Period W 628 156B Accession Binding from Collection of Poems Divan Title late 12th century AH AD 18th century 13th century AH AD 19th century Period W 628 binding Accession Sufis Performing Sama Title Sha ban 918 AH AD 1512 Safavid Period W 628 49B Accession Outdoor Reception Title Sha ban 918 AH

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/81874/lovers-by-a-stream/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Mirror Case with Two Lovers · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Gravenbroeck for the catalogue of the collection of Pietro di Giacomo Gradenigo in Venice its corner leaf projections now lost were still intact Above the young man s head is inscribed the work PRENES the first word of a motto which is completed on the pendant mirror case in the Louvre depicting a similar couple Here the inscription reads EN GRE Taken together the two parts of the motto may be translated Take kindly The full phrase is found in a stanza of Christine de Pisan s poetry Prenez en gre le don de votre amant Take kindly the gift of your lover Because the motto was used in France and Burgundy the ivory has often been called French Flemish or Burgundian However all of the features of this example including the particular balance of the landscape elements and the figures are found more frequently in works from north Italy The crisp carving and stylized postures of the figures relate to works attributed to Milan and Lombardy where significantly the language like the motto was French The attitude of the figures facing each other in profile is that of the conventional Italian wedding portrayal of the 15th century The strict profile confrontation contrasts strongly with the interaction of the two figures in similar scenes on French mirror cases Conservation Date Description Narrative 6 01 1950 Treatment cleaned other 10 01 1962 Treatment cleaned 8 21 1982 Loan Consideration examined for loan 2 28 1983 Treatment cleaned examined for loan 3 01 1983 Treatment cleaned 9 28 1995 Treatment cleaned Exhibitions The International Style The Arts in Europe Around 1400 The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1962 The Medieval Garden Spencer Museum of Art Lawrence Dumbarton Oaks Washington 1983 The Taste of Maryland Art Collecting in Maryland 1800 1934 The Walters Art

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/10459/mirror-case-with-two-lovers/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Embracing Lovers with Sparklers · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    delicate picture shows lovers dancing on a terrace With exquisitely detailed attire their forms are brilliantly illuminated by the glow from the sparklers which have also caused the billowing smoke above Noteworthy is the technique of rendering the tiny silver sparks of the two sparklers The picture may have been painted by Faizullah one of the artists working at the Oudh court Provenance John and Berthe Ford Baltimore date and

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/32749/embracing-lovers-with-sparklers/ (2016-02-18)
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  • "L'Amour et l'Amitié" · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    confidant Her features are recognizable on the figure of Friendship After Mme de Pompadour s death the statue was acquired by Louis Joseph de Bourbon prince of Condé In 1783 Marie Catherine de Brignole the mistress of the prince of Condé ordered this plaster version for the Temple of Love on her estate at Betz in northern France Pigalle who was then 69 years old consented to have his younger colleague Dejoux cast the piece The statue and temple commemorated her love for the prince of Condé who later became her husband Conservation Date Description Narrative 12 31 1969 Treatment cleaned loss compensation repaired 6 29 1971 Treatment cleaned Provenance Marie Catherine de Brignole Princesse de Monaco Betz France 1783 by commission Baron de Richter Paris date and mode of acquisition unknown Jacques Seligmann 1914 mode of acquisition unknown Mrs Henry Walters New York 1914 by purchase Mrs Henry Walters Sale New York May 3 1941 no 1380 Walters Art Museum 1941 by purchase Inscriptions Signature On rocky base J B PIGALLE 1758 Translation On plinth The base is inscribed in French Wise Friendship Love searches for your presence enflamed with your sweetness enflamed with your constancy Love comes to

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/19001/lamour-et-lamitie-love-and-friendship/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Bust of Dr. Dio Lewis · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Edward Brackett In 1866 she moved from Boston to Rome Italy to study sculpture and to escape racial discrimination Lewis adopted the prevailing Neoclassical style of sculpture but softened it with a degree of naturalism She had a successful career specializing in biblical subjects themes recalling her Native American and African American ancestry and portrait busts of important people This portrait bust of Diocletian Lewis 1823 86 was made in the artist s Rome studio Dio Lewis no relation who trained in medicine at Harvard College s medical department and practiced briefly in Buffalo New York is remembered chiefly for lectures and publications dealing with preventive medicine and physical hygiene as well as for his support of liberal causes including women s rights Conservation Date Description Narrative 6 25 2012 Treatment cleaned Exhibitions From Rye to Raphael The Walters Story The Walters Art Museum Baltimore 2014 2016 Provenance A A Child s and Co Boston January 1868 New York City February 1868 Steven L Jones Philadelphia 2002 mode of acquisition unknown Walters Art Museum 2002 by purchase Inscriptions Signature Edmonia Lewis fecit a Roma 1868 Credit Museum purchase with funds provided by the Eddie and Sylvia Brown Challenge Grant and

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/6301/bust-of-dr-dio-lewis/ (2016-02-18)
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