Works on Paper

The museum's collection of works on paper includes drawings, prints, and watercolors from American, European, and Japanese artists.   Many of the works date from the nineteenth century and augment the museum's collection of paintings.  Highlights include etchings by Rembrandt and James McNeill Whistler, drawings by Thomas Cole and Thomas Moran, and woodblock prints by Ando (Utagawa) Hiroshighe.

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Thomas Moran, Ancient Ruins, graphite and brown ink on paper, 1856

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Ando (Utagawa) Hiroshighe, Teppozu, Fox Bridge, Minato Shirne,
Number Seventy-Seven of One-Hundred Famous Views of Edo, 1857, color woodblock

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James Abbott McNeill Whistler, The Forge, etching