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This decorative image is organized along a vertical axis wtih fanciful creatures, grotesque heads, depictions of carved gems and harpies.
Agostino dei Musi (Italian (culture or style))
Upright Ornament with Bull and Satyrs
1515 – 1525
Museum Purchase
1960/2.133
A bull in the center charges to the left toward a horse rearing up with a bullfighter on its back. The bullfighter leans forward to plunge a spear into the bull's shoulder area. Flags and spectator stands lie in the background.
Pablo Picasso (Spanish (culture or style))
The Bullfight (Courses de taureaux)
1934
Gift of The Carey Walker Foundation
1994/1.70

Pablo Picasso (Spanish (culture or style))
The Black Bull (le Taureau Noir)
1947
Gift of Curt Valentin
1948/2.25

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Siva on Nandi
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel
1978/2.96

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Nandi (Shiva's bull) and yoni
1500 – 1799
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel
1979/2.36
Vishnu stands with his legs apart holding his four attributes in his hands.  Reading in clockwise direction from his right front hand he holds:  his club, discus, conch and lotus, here a rather flat object cupped in his palm.  His back two arms are extremely short. The figure is encircled with a decorated arch with a line of beads and triangular shaped openings around them.  A stylized sun and moon are to either side of Vishnu’s head.  He wears a variety of simple, lumpy jewelry at his feet are a horse to his right and a bull or cow to his left and between them are three rings lying flat on the base.  At the front of the base are seven stylized horses, identifying this as a combination figure: Vishnu and the sun god Surya, whose chariot is pulled by seven horses.<br />
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Four-armed Vishnu
1700 – 1899
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel.
1977/2.49

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Nandi (small folk bronze)
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel
1978/2.92

Reuben Nakian
Europa and the Bull
1961
Museum Purchase
1968/2.64

Athens - Frieze of the Parthenon - Panathenaic Procession
1860 – 1870
Transfer from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
1980/1.158

Oskar Kokoschka (Austrian)
The Spirit of God came upon Saul (Der Geist Gottes kam über Saul),from Saul and
1966 – 1968
Gift of Mr. Gilbert M. Frimet
1985/2.114

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
A Spanish Mounted Knight Breaking Short Spears with the Help of Assistants, from
1746 – 1828
Gift of Isabel Haight
1987/1.373

Pablo Picasso (Spanish (culture or style))
Poster: Toros en Vallavris 1955 (Vallauris)
1955
Museum Purchase
1957/1.120
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