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In the right foreground of a landscape scene there is a male figure reclining before two tall trees. The figure holds a wooden staff in one arm and points toward his dog with the other. In the distance there is a lake and mountainous landscape replete with many buildings. Several long-necked birds fly in the sky.<br />
Giovanni Maria Verdizotti
Landscape with Mountains and Castle and Hunter
16th century
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
2012/2.220
Distant landscape view of Harlech Castle.
George Davison (British (modern))
Harlech Castle
1903 – 1909
Gift of The Morris and Beverly Baker Foundation, in memory of Morris D. Baker, a graduate of The University of Michigan School of Architecture, 1952
2000/2.141.7
This drawing is horizontally oriented. It is surrounded with rose, gold, and mint matting; a scroll that reads “H. Saftleven” is juxtaposed over the mattings. The actual work depicts a river scene, with a cliff on the shore of the river to the right. On the cliff are buildings, including what looks like the ruins of a castle tower. A tree leans to the right over the edge of the cliff. Ships populate the river, including one at the shoreline, in which a person is seated, while another person straddles it and a dock.
Herman Saftleven, II
A River Landscape with a Boat Landing below a Bluff
1630 – 1685
Joseph F. McCrindle Collection
2009/1.516
A procession on horseback travels through the village of Homatsu with castles in the background.  Red tones in the sky indicate a setting sun, and a distant mountain is visible.  It is accompanied by text.
Andō Hiroshige (Japanese (culture or style))
The Fifty-Three Stations of the Tokaido (Kyoka Edition): #30 Hamamatsu
1830
Gift of J C Mathes and the Tokyo Center for Language & Culture (TCLC)
2008/2.323
View of several row boats with passengers moored on the edge of a body water across from a town. 
Francis Frith (British (modern))
Windsor Castle
1858 – 1880
Gift of Margaret and Howard Bond
1979/2.106
Line drawing that extends from upper left corner and down diagonally. Bottom Left corner has handwritten note that says " Andernache."
Joseph Mallord William Turner (British (modern))
Andernache
1839 – 1849
Gift of Gilbert Frimet
1983/2.238
This photograph depicts an aerial view of an ancient fortress hilltop settlement. 
Marilyn Bridges (American (North American))
Teichos Dymaion, Greece
2004
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)
2012/2.55
This etching shows a view of the interior court of Kronborg Castle, in the town of Helsingor, Denmark. The viewer looks out from an upper level viewpoint at the roofs and upper stories. The building is drawn with great detail, all the carvings in the stone are pronounced. In the small area of the street seen below is a group of figures. The sky above the buildings and sea is dark grey and cloudy, as is the water. In the far distance another hilly shoreline is visible.
Luigi Kasimir (Austrian)
Kronborg
1919
Gift of Suzanne Kaplan Baker and Diane Kaplan Vinokur
2009/2.94

Albrecht Altdorfer
Maxmilian and the Knights of St. George Vowing a Crusade against the Turks
1480 – 1538
Gift of Jean Paul Slusser
1960/1.167
This print depicts a desolate grey and brown seashore with waves hitting the shore from the left side of the sheet. Grey sky with grey and white clouds take up half of the sky. A black and grey castle with towers and spires is in the top right half.
Luigi Kasimir (Austrian)
Kronborg Slot
1919
Gift of Suzanne Kaplan Baker and Diane Kaplan Vinokur
2009/2.95
View of the bridge of a castle leading over a moat.
Alfred Rosling (British (modern))
Conway Castle
1860 – 1870
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. W. Howard Bond
1987/1.337
Two figures are seen riding through the water in the foreground; the woman is nude save for an elaborate headdress, the man holds a tortoise shell as a shield and has an antler-like object on his head and has a serpent-like body which supports the woman. Behind is a minutely described landsape with walled town, castle, and along the opposite bank o the water, nude females swimming and a man running in alarm to the water&#39;s edge.
Albrecht Dürer
The Sea Monster
1493 – 1503
Museum Purchase
1956/1.74
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