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YangShao Amphora, Neolithic

YangShao Amphora

3000 BCE
Liangzhu Bi Disk, Neolithic

Liangzhu Bi Disk

3300 BCE-2200 BCE
Madonna and Child, Giampietrino

Madonna and Child

Giampietrino, 1510
Madonna of the Cherries, Giampietrino

Madonna of the Cherries

Giampietrino, 1525
Moses and the Brazen Serpent, Anthony van Dyck

Moses and the Brazen Serpent

Anthony van Dyck, 1530
The Penitent Magdalene, Giampietrino

The Penitent Magdalene

Giampietrino, 1530
Portrait of a Man with a Gloved Hand, Anthony van Dyck

Portrait of a Man with a Gloved Hand

Anthony van Dyck, 1540
Earth, Giuseppe Arcimboldo

Earth

Giuseppe Arcimboldo, 1566
The Air, Giuseppe Arcimboldo

The Air

Giuseppe Arcimboldo, 1566
Flora, Giuseppe Arcimboldo

Flora

Giuseppe Arcimboldo, 1589
Sultan Ibrahim Adil Shah II Riding His Prized Elephant Atash Khan, Farrukh Beg

Sultan Ibrahim Adil Shah II Riding His Prized Elephant Atash Khan

Farrukh Beg, 1600
A Crystal Fruit Stand with Peaches, Quinces, and Jasmine, Fede Galizia

A Crystal Fruit Stand with Peaches, Quinces, and Jasmine

Fede Galizia, 1607
Still life with Venetian glass, Römer wine glass and a candle, Clara Peeters

Still life with Venetian glass, Römer wine glass and a candle

Clara Peeters, 1607
Cherries in a Silver Compote, Fede Galizia

Cherries in a Silver Compote

Fede Galizia, 1610
Bianca degli Utili Maselli, Lavinia Fontana

Bianca degli Utili Maselli

Lavinia Fontana, 1615
Portrait of a Lady, Lavinia Fontana

Portrait of a Lady

Lavinia Fontana, 1605-1615
Saint Barbara, Lucrina Fetti

Saint Barbara

Lucrina Fetti, 1619
Mary Magdalene, Artemisia Gentileschi

Mary Magdalene

Artemisia Gentileschi, 1613-1620
Judith and Her Maidservant with the Head of Holofernes, Artemisia Gentileschi

Judith and Her Maidservant with the Head of Holofernes

Artemisia Gentileschi, 1621-1624
A Market Stall with a Young Woman Giving a Basket of Grapes to an Older Woman, Louise Moillon

A Market Stall with a Young Woman Giving a Basket of Grapes to an Older Woman

Louise Moillon, 1630
Apricots in a ceramic bowl, with plums on a stone ledge, Louise Moillon

Apricots in a ceramic bowl, with plums on a stone ledge

Louise Moillon, 1631
Still Life with Peaches and Carob, Giovanna Garzoni

Still Life with Peaches and Carob

Giovanna Garzoni, c. 1640
Still Life with Pears and a Butterfly, Giovanna Garzoni

Still Life with Pears and a Butterfly

Giovanna Garzoni, 1640
An Allegory of Fame, Elisabetta Sirani

An Allegory of Fame

Elisabetta Sirani, 1657
An Allegory of Virtue, Elisabetta Sirani

An Allegory of Virtue

Elisabetta Sirani, 1657
Amorino triumphant at sea (Amorino Medici), Elisabetta Sirani

Amorino triumphant at sea (Amorino Medici)

Elisabetta Sirani, 1661
Holy Family with Sts Anne and Joachim, Elisabetta Sirani

Holy Family with Sts Anne and Joachim

Elisabetta Sirani, 1662
Portrait of a lady, half-length, as Pandora or Artemisia, Elisabetta Sirani

Portrait of a lady, half-length, as Pandora or Artemisia

Elisabetta Sirani, 1638-1665
The Concert, Johannes Vermeer

The Concert

Johannes Vermeer, 1665
The Martyrdom of Saint Lucy, Elisabetta Sirani

The Martyrdom of Saint Lucy

Elisabetta Sirani, 1638-1665
A Young Woman Seated at the Virginals, Johannes Vermeer

A Young Woman Seated at the Virginals

Johannes Vermeer, 1670-1672
Portrait of a Mathematician, Mary Beale

Portrait of a Mathematician

Mary Beale, 1680
A Nosegay of Roses, Marigolds, Larkspur and a Bumblebee, Rachel Ruysch

A Nosegay of Roses, Marigolds, Larkspur and a Bumblebee

Rachel Ruysch, 1695
Portrait of Nell Gwyl, Mary Beale

Portrait of Nell Gwyl

Mary Beale, 1697
Still Life of Flowers on a Table Ledge, Rachel Ruysch

Still Life of Flowers on a Table Ledge

Rachel Ruysch, 1700
Allegories of Four Continents, Africa, Rosalba Carriera

Allegories of Four Continents, Africa

Rosalba Carriera, 1712
Eliphaz, Bildad and Zophar consoling Job, Giulia Lama

Eliphaz, Bildad and Zophar consoling Job

Giulia Lama, c. 1730
Joseph Interpreting the Eunuchs' Dreams, Giulia Lama

Joseph Interpreting the Eunuchs' Dreams

Giulia Lama, c. 1730
Musicians playing a Raga for Balwant Dev Singh during the Rainy Season, The Family of Nainsukh

Musicians playing a Raga for Balwant Dev Singh during the Rainy Season

The Family of Nainsukh, 1745-1750
Saint Joseph and the Child Jesus, Miguel Cabrera

Saint Joseph and the Child Jesus

Miguel Cabrera, c. 1750
The Flight into Egypt, Miguel Cabrera

The Flight into Egypt

Miguel Cabrera, c. 1750
Virgin of Guadalupe, Miguel Cabrera

Virgin of Guadalupe

Miguel Cabrera, c. 1750
The Goddess Aurora Triumphing Over Night, Jean-Honoré Fragonard

The Goddess Aurora Triumphing Over Night

Jean-Honoré Fragonard, 1755-1756
Portrait of John Apthorp and His Daughters, Angelica Kauffmann

Portrait of John Apthorp and His Daughters

Angelica Kauffmann, 1764
Portrait of Philip Tisdall with his Wife and Family, Angelica Kauffmann

Portrait of Philip Tisdall with his Wife and Family

Angelica Kauffmann, 1770
A Blacksmith's Shop, Joseph Wright of Derby

A Blacksmith's Shop

Joseph Wright of Derby, 1771
Portrait of an Aristocrat in Uniform, Joseph Ducreux

Portrait of an Aristocrat in Uniform

Joseph Ducreux, 1785-1790
Self portrait, bust-length, grinning at the viewer, Joseph Ducreux

Self portrait, bust-length, grinning at the viewer

Joseph Ducreux, c. 1790
Self-portrait in Surprise and Terror, Joseph Ducreux

Self-portrait in Surprise and Terror

Joseph Ducreux, 1791
Psyche Abandoned, Jacques-Louis David

Psyche Abandoned

Jacques-Louis David, 1795
Featured Collections
National Gallery, London, London

National Gallery, London

Musee d'Orsay, Paris

Musee d'Orsay

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, The Hague

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag

The last Mondrian in a modernist palace

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