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A small polished bronze sculpture of a biomorphic form rising gracefully from a small base. Where it contacts the base, the form stands on two leg-like structures. The form rises from there, narrows, then opens up into a wider, more oblong shape at the top.
Hans (Jean) Arp (French (culture or style))
Little Torso No. 5 (Torse)
1930 – 1957
Gift of the Estate of Maxine W. Kunstadter in memory of Sigmund Kunstadter, Class of 1922
1983/1.399
An elongated female nude figure with minimal features stands on a small rectangular base with left foot slightly forward. The metal has a texture resembling molten wax.
Alberto Giacometti;Fonderie d'Art Fonderie Susse (Swiss;French (culture or style))
Standing Figure
1957
Museum Purchase
1958/1.137
This abstract painting is primarily white with a large squarish area of dark green in the top left quadrant. Loose brushwork varies from wide, full strokes to the short, rapid strokes at the compositions center. Pigment application ranges from a very thin wash to heavy impasto.
Joan Mitchell (American (North American))
White Territory
1970 – 1971
Purchase assisted by the Friends of the Museum of Art and a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts
1974/2.21
This painting depicts the abstract form of a woman sitting in a chair with her head, shown in profile and tilted upward. There is a stringed instrument in her lap and her hands rest on the arms of the chair. It is painted in muted colors of aqua and lavender with brighter areas of yellow, orange and blue. The figure, chair and instrument are created with just a few black lines to suggest their forms.
Pablo Picasso (Spanish (culture or style))
Young Woman with Mandolin
1932
Gift of The Carey Walker Foundation
1994/1.69
A biomorphically abstract sculpture of bronze. Bulbous at the bottom, the shape stretches and narrows in the middle and then expands into a larger shape from which two rounded points rise.
Hans (Jean) Arp;Fonderie d'Art Fonderie Susse (French (culture or style);French (culture or style))
Fruit Pré-adamite
1938
Museum Purchase
1948/2.26
Three birds, executed with spare line and simple form, are set within an abstracted landscape of bright yellows and oranges.
Max Ernst (German (culture or style))
At the Crossroads (En Rade)
1955
Gift of the Estate of Maxine W. Kunstadter in memory of Sigmund Kunstadter, Class of 1922
1983/1.414
Two forty-watt light bulbs in simple porcelain light sockets hang together by their extension cords from a nail on the wall.
Felix Gonzalez-Torres
Untitled (March 5th) #2
1991
Museum purchase made possible by the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund
1999/2.17
At the center of the painting, two animals meet: a horse and a bull. Painted in a variety of colors, the two animals are abstracted in a Cubist style. The painting is signed (u.r.) in black paint "Bearden". 
Romare Bearden (American (North American))
Now the Dove and the Leopard Wrestle
1946
Transfer from the William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan, gift of Clarence Wolf, February 1997
2012/1.225

Mark Bradford
Untitled
2005
Loan from Randall Kaplan
LTL2012.7

Ursula Von Rydingsvard (German (culture, style, period))
Hey Diddle
1994
Gift of Dede and Oscar Feldman
2019/1.278

Laura Owens (American (North American))
Untitled
2016
Collection of Candace and Michael Barasch, courtesy of Gavin Brown's enterprise
LTL2018.3

Oskar Fischinger
Untitled
1948
Gift of the Estate of Maxine W. Kunstadter in memory of Sigmund Kunstadter, Class of 1922
1983/1.419
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