Jeroboam Sacrificing to the Idols

Жак Игнатий де Рор
Description (auto translated): The idolatry of Jeroboam. During the sacrifice to idols on the square in front of the temple altar breaks into pieces. The king, the priests and the people watching in horror as. Links are sacrificial animals ready for slaughter, right beside the altar precious censers and other dishes. c. 1704 - c. 1744 H 53 cm × W 69 cm

Head of Young man. Study

Чарльз Баргу
Artist: Charles Bargue French painter and lithographer Title: Head of Young man. Study Object type: Painting Description: Charles Bargue painted a series of subjects from North Africa and the Balkans. This painting shows a soldier from Albania – a meticulous study for a detail in a larger work. Bargue applied an academic method, based on extensive practice in figure drawing and painstaking oil studies. The Swedish collector Oskar Filip Heilborn bought the painting in Paris in the 1880s, and included it in his donation to the Nationalmuseum in 1902. It is representative of the French style that was appreciated by many Swedes at the time. Date: Unknown date Medium: Oil on canvas Dimensions: Height: Expression error: Unrecognized punctuation character “[”. cm (Expression error: Unrecognized punctuation character “[”. in). Width: 16 cm (6.3 in). Framed: Height: 48 cm (18.9 in). Width: 45 cm (17.7 in). Depth: 9 cm (3.5 in). Inscriptions (Swedish): Påskrift: Peint par Bargue [/] Boussod & Valadon 1885 [på monteringens baksida]

Enicurus Scouleri (Little Forktail)

Элизабет Гоулд
Elizabeth Gould British, 1804 - 1841 Enicurus Scouleri (Little Forktail), hand-colored lithograph

Study of a Horse (recto); Study of a Standing Horse (verso)

Жак Калло
Medium: Quill and reed pen and iron gall ink; minor evidence of leadpoint or graphite tracing of the standing horse visible on the recto Dimensions: 9 1/4 x 11 1/4 in. (23.5 x 28.6 cm) Classification: Drawings Credit Line: Promised Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David M. Tobey, and Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. David M. Tobey Gift, 2000

Apollo and Marsyas

Бенедетто Монтанья
Benedetto Montagna Italian, c. 1480 - 1555 or 1558 Apollo and Marsyas, c. 1515/1520 engraving sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 16.2 x 11.2 cm (6 3/8 x 4 7/16 in.)

The Landing of Columbus in America, study for a painting (destroyed in 1777) for the Sala del Minor Consiglio, Palazzo Ducale, Genoa

Христофор Колумб
1715–18 Drawing Pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash over black chalk on two sheets (joined) on cream laid paper

Little Burner of Grass (Le petit bruleur d'herbe) (2)

Альфонс Легро
Alphonse Legros French, 1837 - 1911 Little Burner of Grass (Le petit bruleur d'herbe), etching and drypoint

Lake View at Engelsberg, Västmanland

Олоф Арборелиус
Artist: Olof Arborelius Title: Lake View at Engelsberg, Västmanland Object type: Painting Description: The trees and the clouds are reflected in the mirror-like surface of the water. This view of a lake is captured in the clear light of a typical, still Swedish summer’s day. Painted in 1893, it was purchased for the Nationalmuseum the following year. Since then this has been one of the Museum’s best- loved paintings, its designation by the Swedish Tourist Association in 1935 as the quintessential ‘Picture of Sweden’ helping to make it famous. Arborelius’s painting is also the work in the Museum’s collection most often copied by visiting artists and art students Date: 1893 Medium: Oil on canvas Dimensions: Height: 81 cm (31.9 in). Width: 120 cm (47.2 in). Framed: Height: 106 cm (41.7 in). Width: 145 cm (57.1 in). Depth: 10 cm (3.9 in). Inscriptions (Swedish): Signerad: O. Arborelius. 1893.

Christ on the Cross (9)

Неизвестный художник
German 15th Century Christ on the Cross, c. 1490/1500 woodcut, hand-colored in blue-green, vermilion, lavender, brown, olive, and yellow

The Holy Night

Антонио да Корреджо
1522 - 1530 Height: 2,560 mm (100.79 in). Width: 1,880 mm (74.02 in) Painting