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A square, red satin glass inkwell with a flat, brass lid.  Silver designs are applied to the corners.
Artist Unknown
Art Deco Red Satin Glass Inkwell, applied silver corners, brass sculptured lid
1875 – 1975
Gift in loving memory of Donald Maxwell Robiner from his family
In this print we see a three-quarter length portrait of a woman holding a large vase. She holds the vase to her left with her right arm stretching across her torso to secure it. She wears a beaded necklace and a dress with a pleated skirt and her hair falls behind her shoulder on the left. The belly of the vase is decorated with a large black diamond and the neck and rim with two solid and one dashed horizontal lines. The background also includes several horizontal and vertical lines. A thin border has been drawn around the whole scene.
Fernand Léger (French (culture or style))
Femme au Vase
Bequest of Florence L. Stol
This print shows a line-drawing of a room with an oddly proportioned, stiffly posed women in the center of it. She wears a dress with red, green, yellow, and blue trim, high heeled shoes and a multi-colored hat. There are decorative tiles on the lower part of the wall, a black and white portrait hangs on the left side, and a colorful painting hangs on the center of the wall. Two small dogs, one black and one white, stand to the left of the woman. To the left of the dogs is a stand with a vase and plant.
Saul Steinberg (American (North American))
Portrait of R
Gift of the Marvin Felheim Collection
Elevated view of Rockefeller Center illuminated at night by artificial lights.
Paul J. Woolf (American (North American))
Rockefeller Center at Night
Gift of The Morris and Beverly Baker Foundation, in memory of Morris D. Baker, a graduate of The University of Michigan School of Architecture, 1952
This photograph depicts a bird's eye view of Manhattan, framed by the towers of the Rockefeller RCA building and the International Building. In the center of the frame is located the construction site for the Rockefeller Associated Press building.
Paul J. Woolf (American (North American))
Looking Down on Construction of the AP
Gift of The Morris and Beverly Baker Foundation, in memory of Morris D. Baker, a graduate of The University of Michigan School of Architecture, 1952

Mabel Dwight
Merchano—Marvel of the Age
Museum Purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art
View of a skyscraper on Fifth Avenue, seen from the corner of Sixth Avenue and West 8th Street.
Berenice Abbott (American (North American))
West 8th Street, Looking East from Sixth Avenue
1935 – 1938
Gift of Harry H. Lunn Jr.
This is a drawing of three golden cherries in a circular, light colored dish which has scalloped edges. The dish is sitting on a tan table against a dark background. The edge of the table creates a dramatic diagonal from top left to bottom right.
Bradley Walker Tomlin (American (North American))
Cherries in a Dish
1920 – 1930
Gift of the Lannan Foundation in Honor of the Pelham Family