John William Hill (American; 1812–1879)
View of New York from Brooklyn Heights
Watercolor on paper, ca. 1836
© Carmen Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection, on deposit at Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid, Spain

Thomas Hill (American; 1829–1908)
View of the Yosemite Valley
Oil on canvas. 1865
New-York Historical Society, New York

Dwight William Tryon (American; 1849–1925)
Evening Landscape
Oil on wooden panel, 1920
Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, New Jersey

Dwight William Tryon (American; 1849–1925)
Evening Landscape
Oil on wooden panel, 1920
Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, New Jersey

Gustave Courbet (French; 1819–1877)
Seaside at Palavas
Oil on canvas, 1854
Musée Fabre, Montpellier, France

James McNeill Whistler (American; 1834–1903)
Violet and Blue: The Little Bathers, Pérosquérie = Violet et Bleu: Les Petits Baigneurs, Pérosquérie
Oil on wood panel, 1888
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Cornelis Cornelisz. van Haarlem (Dutch; 1562–1638)
The Fall of the Titans (Titanomachia)
Oil on canvas, 1588–90
Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark

An Illustration of Writing Brushes, 1868
Color woodcut
In: Kokushi daijiten = National History Unabridged
Tōkyō: Yoshikawa Kōbunkan, [1908]
The New York Public Library, Asian and Middle Eastern Collections

Vilhelm Hammershøi (Danish; 1864-1916)
Stue i Strandgade med solskin på gulvet = Interior in Strandgade, Sunlight on the Floor
Oil on canvas, 1901
Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark

A room in the artist’s home in Strandgade, Copenhagen, with the artist’s wife.

Jared French (American; 1905–1988)
Stuart’s Raiders at the Swollen Ford
Oil and tempera, 1939
Mural executed under the auspices of the Treasury Department’s Section of Painting and Sculpture (later called the Section of Fine Arts) for the Richmond Parcel Post Building (subsequently transferred to the Lewis F. Powell, Jr. U.S. Courthouse Annex, Richmond, Virginia)
Photograph by Carol M. Highsmith
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Washington, D.C.