Permissions

The Department of Fine Arts gratefully acknowledges the support of the following institutions in granting permission for the educational use of images of works of art in their collections:

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
The Victoria and Albert Museum*

*For a term of 3 years from the date given under ‘date posted’

The department believes that all works of art depicted on this website are in the public domain and, furthermore, that our use of them is in keeping with the terms of the permissions granted by the above institutions.


The Metropolitan Museum of Art

DP119115Pieter Bruegel the Elder (1525–1569)
The Harvesters (detail)
1565, oil on wood, 116.5 x 159.5 cm
Courtesy The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Rogers Fund, 1919
https://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/435809

degasEdgar Degas (1834-1917)
The Dance Class (detail)
1874, oil on canvas, 83.5 x 77.2 cm
Courtesy The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Bequest of Mrs. Harry Payne Bingham, 1986
https://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/438817

392598aWilliam Hogarth (1697–1764)
Scholars at a Lecture (detail)
1736, etching and engraving, 22 x 18.6 cm
Courtesy The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1932
https://www.metmuseum.org/collection/the-collection-online/search/392598

cropped-483167a1.jpgPaul Klee (1879–1940)
Variations (Progressive Motif) (detail)
1927, oil and watercolor on canvas, 40.6 x 40 cm
Courtesy The Metropolitan Museum of Art; The Berggruen Klee Collection, 1984
https://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/483167

Pieter Claesz (1596/97–1660)
Still Life with a Skull and a Writing Quill (detail)
1628, oil on wood, 24.1 x 35.9 cm
Courtesy The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Rogers Fund, 1949
https://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/435904

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Bodhisattva Manjushri as Tikshna-Manjushri (Minjie Wenshu) (close up)
Ming Yongle period (1403–24), gilt brass, 19.1 x 12.1 x 8.9 cm
Courtesy The Metropolitan Museum of Art;  Rogers Fund, 2001
https://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/57612

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Mandala of Yamantaka-Vajrabhairava
(detail)
c. 1330-32, silk tapestry (kesi), 245.5 x 209 cm
Courtesy The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1992
https://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/37614

313386aUnknown
“Smiling” Figure
7th–8th century, ceramic, 47.5 x 29.9 x 15.9 cm
Courtesy The Metropolitan Museum of Art; The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
https://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/313386

DP213981aZhao Mengfu  (1254–1322), Zhao Yong (1289-after 1360), Zhao Lin (active second half of the 14th century)
Man and Horse (detail)
1296, handscroll, ink and color on paper, 30.2 x 178.1 cm
Courtesy The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Gift of John M. Crawford Jr., 1988
https://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/40507


The National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.

A15469.jpgGustave Caillebotte (1848 – 1894)
Skiffs (detail)
1877, oil on canvas, 88.9 x 116.2 cm
Courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington
https://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/Collection/art-object-page.66404.html

A11047.jpgPaul Cézanne (1839-1906)
The Artist’s Father, Reading “L’Événement” (detail)
1866, oil on canvas, 198.5 x 119.3 cm
Courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington
https://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/Collection/art-object-page.52085.html


The Victoria and Albert Museum

2006AG2385Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)
Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji: The Great Wave (detail)
c. 1830-31, colour print from wood blocks, on paper
Courtesy Victoria and Albert Museum
Date posted: 11 January 2014
https://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O73124/the-great-wave-thirty-six-woodblock-print-katsushika-hokusai/

2006AK0779_jpg_lCarel Borchaert Voet  [attributed] (1671-1743)
Flowers in a Glass Vase (detail)
1686-1743, oil on canvas, 48.2 x 40.5 cm
Courtesy Victoria and Albert Museum
Date posted: 11 January 2014
https://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O77213/flowers-in-a-glass-vase-oil-painting-voet-carel-borchaert/

2008BR9657_jpg_lUnknown
Box and Cover
c. 8th century, Earthenware with coloured lead glazes, diameter: 8.3 cm
Courtesy Victoria and Albert Museum
Date posted: 11 January 2014
https://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O133167/box-and-cover-unknown/

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Figure
of Warrior (close up)
c. 300, painted earthenware, h. 33.4 cm
Courtesy Victoria and Albert Museum
Date posted: 11 January 2014
https://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O152027/figure-of-warrior-unknown/

2011EM6848_jpg_Unknown
Figure of Woman
(close up)
720-750, painted earthenware, h. 45.7 cm
Courtesy Victoria and Albert Museum
Date posted: 11 January 2014
https://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O152054/figure-of-woman-unknown/

2006AG1477_jpgUnknown
A Fortune Teller (detail)
c. 1790, watercolour and ink on paper, 36 x  46 cm
Courtesy Victoria and Albert Museum
Date posted: 11 January 2014
https://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O90715/a-fortune-teller-painting-unknown/

2010EC3531_jpg_lUnknown
Roof Tile (close up)
c. 1500-1644, earthenware with lead glazes, 26 x 19.7 x  13.3 cm
Courtesy Victoria and Albert Museum
Date posted: 11 January 2014
https://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O180763/roof-tile-unknown/