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Pipe Organ

Thomas Appleton

Maker: Thomas Appleton (American, 1785–1872)

Date: 1830
Geography: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Culture: American
Medium: Mahogany veneer, rosewood veneer, pine, gilt, ivory, ebony, maple, walnut, chestnut
Dimensions: Height: 16 ft. 1 in. (490.2 cm)
Classification: Aerophone-Organ
Credit Line: Purchase, Margaret M. Hess Gift, in memory of her father, John D. McCarty, 1982
Accession Number: 1982.59.1–.105

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Mon, Nov 06, 2017
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The Parthenon

Frederic Edwin Church

Artist: Frederic Edwin Church (American, Hartford, Connecticut 1826–1900 New York)

Date: 1871
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 44 1/2 x 72 5/8 in. (113 x 184.5 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: Bequest of Maria DeWitt Jesup, from the collection of her husband, Morris K. Jesup, 1914
Accession Number: 15.30.67

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Sun, Nov 05, 2017
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Folio from the

Object Name: Folio from a non-illustrated manuscript
Date: late 8th–early 9th century
Geography: Attributed to Syria, Yemen, or North Africa
Medium: Ink on parchment
Dimensions: Page H. 21 5/8 x 27 9/16 in. (55 x 70 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 2004
Accession Number: 2004.87

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Object Name: Folio from a non-illustrated manuscript
Date: late 8th–early 9th century
Geography: Attributed to Syria, Yemen, or North Africa
Medium: Ink on parchment
Dimensions: Page H. 21 5/8 x 27 9/16 in. (55 x 70 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 2004
Accession Number: 2004.87

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Sat, Nov 04, 2017
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Seated Figure


Date: 12th–9th century B.C.
Geography: Mexico, Mesoamerica
Culture: Olmec
Medium: Ceramic, pigment
Dimensions: H. 13 3/8 x W. 12 1/2 x D. 5 3/4 in. (34 x 31.8 x 14.6 cm)
Classification: Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number: 1979.206.1134

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Fri, Nov 03, 2017
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Joséphine-Éléonore-Marie-Pauline de Galard de Brassac de Béarn (1825–1860), Princesse de Broglie

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres

Artist: Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres (French, Montauban 1780–1867 Paris)

Date: 1851–53
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 47 3/4 x 35 3/4 in. (121.3 x 90.8 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.1.186

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Thu, Nov 02, 2017
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