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Stefano della Bella (Italian (culture or style))
Death Leading an Old Man to His Grave, No. 5 of The Five Deaths series
1643 – 1653
Gift of Jean Paul Slusser
1963/2.50
A brown stoneware, tall jar with a bulbous body and a tall flaring neck with direct everted rim, on a flat base. It has appliqué bands around the body and rim alternating with incised scroll work, combed wavy lines incised around neck and rim, and two lug handles with appliqué coil finials on opposing shoulders. The upper half is covered in a green ash glaze.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Jar
100 BCE – 100 CE
Gift of Mrs. Henry Jewett Greene for The Mr. and Mrs. Henry Jewett Greene Memorial Collection
1971/2.68
Grave site surrounded by hydrangeas on either side.
Frank Armstrong
Clapp Cemetery, Walker County, Texas, April, Grave of Lyle Michael Stubbs, August 20, 1990-October 11, 1994
1998 – 1999
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH
2014/2.129

Oskar Kokoschka (Austrian)
Man Climbing into a Grave, no. 4 out of a series of 12: 'The Fettered Columbus'
1913
Museum Purchase
1960/2.87
A red earthenware, tall jar with a bulbous body, straight flaring neck with direct rim, and tall, slightly flared foot ring, with appliqué bands around the body and rim, and two animal mask decorations holding rings on opposing sides of the belly. It is covered in a green lead glaze with iridescence and calcification.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Jar
206 BCE – 220 CE
Museum purchase for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection
1964/2.67

Rembrandt van Rijn
Descent from the Cross by Torchlight
1654
Gift of Alice Berle Crawford
1991/2.77

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Jar
2600 BCE – 2300 BCE
Gift of Domino's Pizza, Inc.
1993/1.65
A woman in a white dress is walking away in a graveyard. There is a single headstone that is broken, trees behind.
Phyllis Price (American (North American))
Laura Foster Visits Tom Dooley
20th century
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH
2014/2.155
Photograph of several gravestones in the cemetery in Lucknow, India.
John Edward Saché (German (culture or style))
Graves of Sir Henry Lawrence and Brigadier-General J.S. Neill in the cemetery at Lucknow
1864 – 1882
Gift of Mr. & Mrs. W. Howard Bond
1984/1.309
A light reddish-buff earthenware <em>guan (</em>罐) jar with a wide globular upper body and conical lower body on a narrow flat base, a tall wide neck and a flaring rim. Two diametrically opposed lug handles are located at the waist. The upper half of the body is painted with black pigment to depict four gourd-shaped areas containing a network pattern. The negative space between the gourd-shaped areas contains a checkerboard pattern confined between solid band borders, with a lobed line border below, and one final solid black band at the bottom of the design. Around the neck are bands of herring bone, sawtooth, and hatch mark patterns, and additional hatch marks and solid bands toward the interior.  
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Jar
2600 BCE – 2300 BCE
Gift of Domino's Pizza, Inc.
1993/1.46
This light reddish-buff earthenware <em>guan (</em>罐) jar has a wide globular upper body and a conical lower body on a narrow flat base with a narrow neck and flaring rim. There are two diametrically opposed lug handles at the waist. Painted on the upper half of the body with black pigment are a network of rhomboid shapes, hatch-marks and dots confined within solid band borders, with a lobed line border below.  Around the neck are a painted "X" design, hatch marks and a lobed border to the interior.  
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Jar
25600 BCE – 2300 BCE
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1989/2.103
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