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[The Capture of Christ]

[The Capture of Christ]

This drawing represents the central portion and main action of the painting--Christ's betrayal by Judas--of the Garden of Gethsemane. Dating is difficult, but it is likely that the sheet belongs to the artist... more

[Christ bearing the cross]

[Christ bearing the cross]

This record contains unverified, preliminary data. Title and artist from P&P Bradley Collection inventory card. Attributed to Jan Gossaert, called Jean de Mabuse, (Flem. late 15 early 16th c.) on Bradley collec... more

[Portrait of a youth, half length, facing slightly right]

[Portrait of a youth, half length, facing slightly right]

This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Title devised by Library staff. Drawing formerly attributed to Jan van Mechelen; Netherlands; 16th century. From Fritz Koreny, Albertina, Nov. 1996: ... more

[Death of the Virgin]

[Death of the Virgin]

This record contains unverified, preliminary data. Title from P&P Bradley collection inventory card. Card filed under anonymous. Inscribed in ink on drawing: 1619, 6/19. Inscribed in ink on back of drawing: La ... more

[Landscape with a castle on a hill and three figures and horse]

[Landscape with a castle on a hill and three figures and horse]

It is tempting to suggest that the subject is the Flight into Egypt. The figure to the left of the donkey appears to have wings. Perhaps Mary is standing with the child, and Joseph, on the donkey, is pointing ... more

[Vertumnus and Pomona?]

[Vertumnus and Pomona?]

This record contains unverified, preliminary data. Title from inscription on mat. Drawing also attributed on mat to Rembrandt. Inscribed in pencil on mat: "V. Roman God married to nymph Pomona." Inscribed in pe... more

[Paris receiving the golden apple from Hermes]

[Paris receiving the golden apple from Hermes]

The subject of this drawing is Hermes handing the golden apple of the Hesperides to Paris, who is to judge the greatest beauty among the goddesses Athena, Aphrodite, and Hera. In return for judging Aphrodite t... more

A north view of Crown Point

A north view of Crown Point

Drawing shows a British gunboat under sail on Lake Champlain with a view of Crown Point, New York in the background. Title from item. Drawing attributed to Thomas Davies.

Vue du cataracte de Niagara, au pais des Iroquois / Antoine Le Loup fecit.

Vue du cataracte de Niagara, au pais des Iroquois / Antoine Le Loup fe...

Drawing shows two people on rocks overlooking the waterfalls at Niagara Falls. Title from item. Inscribed on verso: dans l'amerique Septentrionale ìl sort du Lai Erié et va se jetter dans le Lai Ontario.

Bunker's Hill on N. York Island

Bunker's Hill on N. York Island

Drawing shows distant view of wooded landscape with a few buildings. Title from item. Inscriptions on front are difficult to decipher. Inscribed in ink on the back: Montresor. Possibly owned or drawn by John Mo... more

View of the Rebel fort and works, on Mud Island comprehending Red-Bank on the Jersey shore; taken from * [southeast shore of Carpenter's Island] in front of the 6 gun battery / surveyed & drawn by P. Nicole.

View of the Rebel fort and works, on Mud Island comprehending Red-Bank...

Title from item. Illus. on map: A survey of the city of Philadelphia and its environs shewing the several works constructed by His Majesty's troops, ... / surveyed & drawn by P. Nicole. [1777?] Published in: Th... more

Libertas Americana. 4 Juil. 1776 Non sine Diis animosus infans / / dessin de la medaille des etats unis de l'amerique compose par A.E. Gibelin en 1783.

Libertas Americana. 4 Juil. 1776 Non sine Diis animosus infans / / des...

Design drawing executed not later than September 1782 by Antoine Esprit Gibelin shows Minerva (representing France) standing, leaning forward, holding a spear in raised right hand and a shield, with a fleur-de-... more

Sturges.
[The Madonna of the Rose]

[The Madonna of the Rose]

The subject of this drawing is unusual. One can see why there is a suggestion on the old mat that it is the Mystic Marriage of St. Catherine. Although the composition is much like the well-known one of the Chri... more

[Napoleonic figure standing on a throne holding a staff]

[Napoleonic figure standing on a throne holding a staff]

This record contains unverified, preliminary data. Title devised by Library staff. Artist's name in pencil, lower right not deciphered. Inscribed in pencil on back of drawing: "Deposit received from Joseph Vern... more

[Perspective rule for drawing square structure illustrated with geometrical diagram; figure IV]

[Perspective rule for drawing square structure illustrated with geomet...

Manuscript description of "rule IV," illustrated by "fig. IV". M.I.T. no. A-d-7 or A-d-8. Drawing not signed; attribution based on handwriting and drawing style. From the Massachusetts Institute of Technology S... more

[Landscape with harvesting scene]

[Landscape with harvesting scene]

Drawing shows landscape and village at harvest time with a church in the distance. Several drawings of landscapes by Jacob Cats that relate to this sheet reproduce the same church tower. One, in the British Mu... more

Collages.
Collages.
Globe.
Gray.
Collage.
Richmond.
[Caesar-like figure standing and holding a staff and an orb topped with a cross]

[Caesar-like figure standing and holding a staff and an orb topped wit...

This record contains unverified, preliminary data. Title devised by Library staff. Sheet is crisscrossed with squares drawn with a pencil. Inscribed in pencil on back of drawing: "Deposit received from Joseph V... more

[Warrior archer]

[Warrior archer]

Drawing shows a front view of an archer wearing uniform with padded armor, sword, and carrying an unstrung bow.

[Iris?]

[Iris?]

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[Kyōgen play with three characters, one wearing a large hat and a disk over his nose]

[Kyōgen play with three characters, one wearing a large hat and a disk...

Title devised by Library staff. Signature or inscription in upper right corner. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prin... more

[Kyōgen play with two characters]

[Kyōgen play with two characters]

Drawing shows an actor on the left with short sword and holding a fan, on the right is an actor wearing a hat and standing on a bundle with his arms spread, as though about to fly. Title devised by Library staf... more

[Fish]
[Three monks or travelers lighting a fire beneath a teapot]

[Three monks or travelers lighting a fire beneath a teapot]

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[Fox and two hares]

[Fox and two hares]

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[Vignettes of supernatural beings and mythical events possibly related to Japanese theater]

[Vignettes of supernatural beings and mythical events possibly related...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[Kyōgen play with three characters, two with swords, the third lying down or feigning sleep]

[Kyōgen play with three characters, two with swords, the third lying d...

Title devised by Library staff. Signature or inscription in upper right corner. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prin... more

[Portrait of a woman]

[Portrait of a woman]

Drawing shows a woman, princess or empress, full-length portrait, facing front. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congres... more