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Dish with Floral Designs on an Olive Background

This dish is a member of a group of ceramics known as Kubachi ware. Named for a village in the Caucasus where this pottery was discovered in quantity, Kubachi wares are now thought to have actually been produce... more

[Four Cupids; Apollo and Daphne in the Background]

In Mariette Album, folio 64 Engraved by Anonymous, Italian, 16th to early 17th century

Christ standing at left addressing the Woman of Samaria at right who is standing by a well, lagoon in the background

Composition attributed to Titian in Washington 1973 (p.395) and in The Illustrated Bartsch Commentary Volumes (TIB.Commentary.2518.002.S1); attributions to Titian, Giorgione, and Sebastiano del Piombo are menti... more

Adam and Eve flanked by two trees, a town in the background

Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, Argini (?) ca. 1480–before 1534 Bologna (?))

The Massacre of the Innocents (Right side) with group of male figures attacking women and children; classical buildings in the background

Complete image comprised of two blocks. Left side is 60.523; right side is 25.75.77. Domenico Campagnola (Italian, Venice (?) 1500–1564 Padua)

Initial letter P on patterned background

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Initial letter L on patterned background

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Initial letter C on patterned background

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Initial letter S on patterned background

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Battle scene in a landscape with soldiers on horseback and several fallen men, another group of riders in the background

After Raphael's designs for the fresco of 'The Battle of the Milvian Bridge' in the Sala di Constantino in the Vatican, painted by Giulio Romano and others. Marco Dente (Italian, Ravenna, active by 1515–died 1527 Rome)

Initial letter N on patterned background

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Plate 7: Psyche attended in her bath by nymphs, in the background right Psyche represented again laying in bed

Agostino Veneziano (Agostino dei Musi) (Italian, Venice ca. 1490–after 1536 Rome)

Initial letter D on patterned background

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Initial letter T on patterned background

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Initial letter R on patterned background

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Initial letter A on patterned background

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Initial letter E on patterned background

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Initial letter M on patterned background

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Initial letter E on patterned background

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Initial letter Q on patterned background

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Initial letter I on patterned background

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Three Goblets against a blank Background

Albrecht Altdorfer (German, Regensburg ca. 1480–1538 Regensburg)

Aeneas carrying Anchises on his shoulders while Troy burns in the background

Master of the Die (Italian, active Rome, ca. 1530–60)

Apollo chasing Daphne who throws her arms up, in the background at right shows the moment she turns in a laurel, from The Story of Apollo and Daphne

This print, the third in the series, depicts Apollo's vain pursuit. The verses at the bottom of the engraving describe, in a paraphrase of Ovid (Metamorphoses 1.527-30), how the wind further kindled Apollo's lo... more

Aeneas carrying Anchises on his shoulders while Troy burns in the background

Master of the Die (Italian, active Rome, ca. 1530–60)

Landscape with family walking together in the foreground, at left two figures with herd of goats and sheep; a mill (?) and other buildings in the background

Possible offset of another print in the upper right corner. Domenico Campagnola (Italian, Venice (?) 1500–1564 Padua)

The entombment of Christ, the crosses on Calvary visble in left background

Giulio Bonasone (Italian, active Rome and Bologna, 1531–after 1576)

The Virgin and Child Appearing to Saint Peter, Saint Damasus, Saint Lawrence, and Saint Paul; the Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence in the Background

A preparatory study by Federico Zuccaro for the high altarpiece in San Lorenzo in Damaso, Rome, a work commissioned from his older brother Taddeo Zuccaro (1529-1566) but actually executed by Federico and comple... more

Standing Woman Looking to Left Background

Saint Hyacinth, a thirteenth-century Polish Dominican missionary, was canonized in 1594, and shortly thereafter Francesco Vanni received two important commissions for paintings representing miracles of this sai... more

Landscape with a Mounted Herdsman and Cows, a City in the Background

Attributed to Jan Both (Dutch, Utrecht ca. 1618–1652 Utrecht)