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Book leaves with five mythological beings
Antique Book Leaves with Painted Cover
1907
Gift of Helen Weingarten
2011/1.120
This prayer book consists of 20 pages written on the front and back in the Myanmar language. It is decorated in golds and reds with black text.
Artist Unknown
Burmese Prayer Book with Manuscript Pages (total of 20 pages)
Gift of the Estate of Anne L. McGrew
2012/1.280.1

André Mellerio (French (culture or style))
La Lithographie en Couleurs par Andre Mellerio
1898
Gift of Ruth W. and Clarence J. Boldt, Jr.
2008/2.455
This print shows a standing female figure posed in profile. She is standing with one foot slightly forward, holding an open book. Her face is turned downward toward the book. She has a long skirt, bare feet, a draped cloak around her torso and a bonnet with a tie at the back.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
The Novel--Girl Reading
1890
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.434
A print on paper cut in the shape of a upsidedown "T."  The fat rectangle at the bottom is nearly empty, with yellow stripes on three sides indicating walls,  The thinner rectangle at the top contains structures outlined in bright red, yellow, blue, and green.
David Hockney (British (modern))
Red Square and the Forbidden City
1982
Gift of Gregory and Marlene Burhans
2000/2.317
Gray cover of Alfred Stieglitz's publication, <em>Camera Work, </em>containing text essays, graphic elements, and photogravures by various authors, artists, and photographers.
Camera Work
1914
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
2000/2.143
Gray cover of Alfred Stieglitz's publication, <em>Camera Work, </em>containing text essays, graphic elements, and photogravures by various authors, artists, and photographers.
Camera Work
1909
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
2000/2.141

Rembrandt van Rijn
A Young Man in Velvet Cap with Books Beside Him
1606 – 1669
Gift of the Family of Albert Kahn: through Dr. Edgar A. Kahn; Mrs. Barnett Malbin; Mrs. Martin L. Butzel
1973/1.731

Peter Maverick
Bookplate: N.Y. Society Library
1755 – 1811
The Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection
1969/2.134
A book about the Large Scale Projets by Claes Oldenburg. On the cover is a large scale sculpture of a feathered shuttlecock.
Claes Oldenburg (American (North American))
Large Scale Projects
1995
Gift of J. Richard Pinnell and Robert J. Scanlan
2011/1.84
Krishna, in blue, and Balarama are portrayed in identical poses and wearing peacock-feather headdresses. The paunchy bearded figure at right is their mentor, Sandipani. Two other, older students appear at left. They are seated, approximately equidistantly spaced, in an architectural structure that organizes the space.
Artist Unknown, India, Uttar Pradesh, Chaurapancasika Style
Bhagavata Purana series: Krishna and Balarama Studying with the Brahman Sandipani
1525 – 1550
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel
1983/2.104

William Harry Warren Bicknell (American (North American))
Young Knight at his Devotions, Seated in front of a Lecturn, with his Monastic Superior to his Left.
Estate of Professor Arthur Lyon Cross
1940.389
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