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Claude Mellan (1598-1688)

The Face of Christ

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Egon Schiele (1890-1918)

Crouching Woman

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IMAGE LIBRARY

Welcome to the Barber Institute of Fine Arts Image Library.

Here you can find more information on how to acquire digital images of works in the Barber Institute's collection and clear reproduction rights.

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THE COLLECTION

Works on Paper

Here you can view highlights from the Barber's fine collection of works on paper.

There are now over a thousand drawings and prints in the Barber's collection, covering six centuries of the draughtsman’s and printmaker’s art. There is a small but very fine selection of old master drawings with magnificent sheets by Dürer, Ingres, Rembrandt, Pietro da Cortona and Turner, along with more recent works by Degas. German Expressionism is a strength of the collection of prints and it includes works by Köllwitz, Beckmann and Nolde. Amongst the old masters there are fine groups by Dürer, Goya, Italian and Flemish Renaissance masters, and 19th-century French artists

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HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617)

Hercules and Cacus

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Indian, Deccani School

Portrait of Sultan Ali Adil Shah II

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Hendrick Goltzius (1558-1617)

The companions of Cadmus devoured by the dragon

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Thomas Rowlandson (1756-1827)

Dressing for the masquerade

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Francisco de Goya (1746-1828)

Loyalty, Plate 17 from 'The Proverbs'

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Schelte Adamsz Bolswert (c. 1586-1659), after Peter Paul Rubens

The Lion Hunt

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Edgar Degas (1834 – 1917)

Mademoiselle Malo

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REMBRANDT HARMENSZ VAN RIJN (1606-1669)

A Sheet of Studies

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ROSALBA CARRIERA (1675-1757)

A Portrait of Gustavus Hamilton, 2nd Viscount Boyne (1710 – 1746)

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SAMUEL PALMER (1805-1881)

The Rising Moon

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GWENDOLEN MARY JOHN (1876-1939)

A Nun Seated at a Table

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ÉDOUARD MANET (1832-1883)

Charles Baudelaire

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HONORÉ DAUMIER (1808-1879)

Embrassons-nous

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GIOVANNI BATTISTA PIRANESI (1720-1778)

The Villa d'Este, Tivoli

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ALBERT BESNARD (1849-1934)

Auguste Rodin

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HONORÉ DAUMIER (1808-1879)

Et pendant ce temps-là ils continuent à affirmer qu'elle ne s'est jamais mieux portée

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REMBRANDT HARMENSZ VAN RIJN (1606-1669)

Self-Portrait with Saskia

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Francisco de Goya (1746-1828) after Diego Velázquez

The Dwarf El Primo

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EDGAR DEGAS (1834-1917)

Miss La La at the Cirque Fernado

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ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

The Bath House

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Johann Baptist Klauber (1712-1787)

Henricus I (Henry the Fowler)

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Adrian Ludwig Richter (1803-1884)

Genoveva

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Carl Wilhelm Kolbe (1759-1835)

A Youth Playing the Lyre to a Maiden at a Fountain in Luxuriant Vegetation

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Arthur Illies (1870-1952)

Ripe Cornfield, Evening

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JOSEPH MALLORD WILLIAM TURNER (1775-1851)

Ludlow Castle, from the North West, with the River Teme

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