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Artworks from the The Walters Art Museum

The Walters Art Museum, United States
Male Worshiper of Ninshubur, Mesopotamia

Male Worshiper of Ninshubur

2250 BCE
Head of Man with Bows, Ancient Egypt

Head of Man with Bows

1479 BCE
Canopic Jars, Ancient Egypt

Canopic Jars

900 BCE
Iron Axe Head, Iron Age

Iron Axe Head

900 BCE
Hut Urn, Iron Age

Hut Urn

800 BCE
Master-of-Animals Standard, Iron Age

Master-of-Animals Standard

800 BCE
Isis Nursing Horus, Ancient Egypt

Isis Nursing Horus

663 BCE
Pyxis and Lid with Sphinx-Shaped Handle, The Etruscans

Pyxis and Lid with Sphinx-Shaped Handle

650 BCE
Isis and Horus, Ancient Egypt

Isis and Horus

640 BCE
Cista Depicting a Dionysian Revel and Perseus with Medusa's Head, The Etruscans

Cista Depicting a Dionysian Revel and Perseus with Medusa's Head

400 BCE
Horus Falcon, Ancient Egypt

Horus Falcon

250 BCE
Whale-Bone Plaque, Viking Age

Whale-Bone Plaque

900 CE
Virgin and Child with Saints and Donor, Carlo Crivelli

Virgin and Child with Saints and Donor

Carlo Crivelli, 1490
Jacob's Dream, Giorgio Vasari

Jacob's Dream

Giorgio Vasari, 1557-1558
Portrait of Gerolamo Mercuriale, Lavinia Fontana

Portrait of Gerolamo Mercuriale

Lavinia Fontana, 1588-1589
Saint Francis Receiving the Stigmata, El Greco

Saint Francis Receiving the Stigmata

El Greco, 1585-1590
Judith Cutting Off the Head of Holofernes, Trophime Bigot

Judith Cutting Off the Head of Holofernes

Trophime Bigot, 1640
Judith with the Head of Holofernes, Elisabetta Sirani

Judith with the Head of Holofernes

Elisabetta Sirani, 1660
Hoarfrost, Théodore Rousseau


Théodore Rousseau, 1845
The Duel After the Masquerade, Jean-Léon Gérôme

The Duel After the Masquerade

Jean-Léon Gérôme, 1857-1859
The Sheepfold, Moonlight, Jean-François Millet

The Sheepfold, Moonlight

Jean-François Millet, 1856-1860
Portrait of Estelle Balfour, Edgar Degas

Portrait of Estelle Balfour

Edgar Degas, 1865
Bust of Dr. Dio Lewis, Mary Edmonia Lewis

Bust of Dr. Dio Lewis

Mary Edmonia Lewis, 1868
Pandora, Alexandre Cabanel


Alexandre Cabanel, 1873
The Terrace at Saint-Germain, Spring, Alfred Sisley

The Terrace at Saint-Germain, Spring

Alfred Sisley, 1875
Landscape in Scotland, Gustave Doré

Landscape in Scotland

Gustave Doré, 1878
The Cafe Concert, Édouard Manet

The Cafe Concert

Édouard Manet, 1878
Sappho and Alcaeus, Lawrence Alma-Tadema

Sappho and Alcaeus

Lawrence Alma-Tadema, 1881
Lion Drinking, Henry Ossawa Tanner

Lion Drinking

Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1897
Rose Trellis Egg, Peter Carl Fabergé

Rose Trellis Egg

Peter Carl Fabergé, 1907
Featured Collections
National Gallery, London, London

National Gallery, London

Smithsonian American Art Museum, United States

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Metropolitan Museum of Art

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