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A collage drawing with "Stakes is high" in large bubble letters at the top. The bottom of the drawing is a sparse cityscape and a figure wearing a purple skimask looking at the viewer.
Jakob Kolding
Stakes is high
2008
Museum Purchase
2010/2.20
A tall flagpole occupies a central location in a busy city plaza; the adumbrated profiles of buildings can be seen in the distance. 
Dmitri Baltermants (Russian (culture or style))
View of The Plaza Outside the Palace of Congress, Moscow
1939 – 1990
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)
2012/2.89
An oil painting of New York City skyscrapers. A water tower is visible over the top of a building on the left.
Emilio Sanchez
New York Sky Some Clouds
1975 – 1985
Gift of the Emilio Sanchez Foundation
2011/2.136

Hilo Chen
Roof-top Sunbather, from 'City-Scapes Portfolio'
1942 – 1991
Gift of Eugene Schuster
1991/1.66.6
Teeming with meticulously recorded detail, this print depicts a massive construction site in the midst of a city. The large hole of the site consumes the majority of the lower two-thirds of the image; the upper portion consists of roads and buildings. Scaffolding and building materials extrude from the site into the air. <br />
Signed on plate, recto, l.r.: "Muirhead Bone"<br />
Signed below platemark, recto, in pencil: "Muirhead Bone".
Sir Muirhead Bone (British (modern))
Manhattan Excavation
1923 – 1928
Museum purchase made possible by the Jean Paul Slusser Memorial Fund
1988/2.23
This drawing depicts part of a large, Gothic-style church with lancet windows and buttresses, seen at night. Around the exterior of the building are two trees, a lamppost, four bollards, and a person seen in silhouette. A light source outside the image illuminates part of the church’s large arched window, and casts long shadows that fall to the left side of the composition. <br />
Inscribed on the recto, in pencil, in the image, “M. Bone / Amsterdam”
Sir Muirhead Bone (British (modern))
Amsterdam
1876 – 1953
Gift of Dr. Dean G. Hyde, class of '86
1992/1.127

J. Peterson
Vestra Hamngatan
19th century
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. W. Howard Bond
1987/1.333
Photograph of an ancient amphitheatre, viewed from above.
European
Inside the Amphitheatre, Nismes
1850 – 1870
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. W. Howard Bond
1980/2.223

Jane C. Stanley
Venice from the Lido
1863 – 1940
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.241
A French town, with houses along a canal or river in the foreground extends in the distance showing rooflines and towers under a blustery sky.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
Vitré—The Canal
1893
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.435
In this print we see a view of a city from the rooftop. In the foreground, two men standing on a balcony stare out at a city. A tall belltower emerges from the middle and leans to the right. In the background are smaller buildings and clouds fill the sky.
Leopoldo Méndez (Mexican)
Vista de Zaragoza
1953
Museum Purchase
1958/1.104

Betty Waldo Parish
Railroad Yard
1930 – 1940
Allocated by the U.S. Government Commissioned through the New Deal art projects
1943.103
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