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The European Collection includes artwork produced by European-born artists (predominantly from Western Europe) who were active from the 14th to 19th centuries. Holdings include works on paper, painting, sculpture, and some decorative arts. For works by European artists active in the 20th century and beyond, search in the Modern or Contemporary collections. Keep in mind that categories of art are fluid; use Advanced Search if you are looking for something specific.

Artist/MakerSorted AscendingTitleArtwork DateMediumObject Number
Carlo Maratti Adoration of the Maginot datedetching1967.19
Bacchiacca Adoration of the Shepherdsearly 16th centuryoil on wood1958.117
Pierre Lepautre Aeneas Carrying Anchises with Ascanius Out of Troy1725bronze1965.64
Antoine-Louis Barye African Elephant Charging1855bronze1989.7
James McBey Albert1917etching1971.224
Giovanni Battista Piranesi Ampitheater at Santa Croce in Gersusaleme, from the series "Vedute di Roma" plate 61745etching1971.208
Andrea Della Robbia An Aged Apostle (Saint Mark?)c. 1490glazed terracotta2006.40
George Romney Anne Birch1777oil on canvas1970.64
Arnold Houbracken Anne of Cleues, Queen of K. Henry VIII1740etching, engraving1972.215.31
Arnold Houbracken Anne of Denmark, Queen of K. James I.not datedetching, engraving1972.215.26