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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
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
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
Around and behind a central image of a sewing machine are overlapping images of people, ships, a building fire, the Statue of Liberty, and small blocks of text.
Ida Abelman (American (North American))
My Father Reminisces
1937
Allocated by the U.S. Government Commissioned through the New Deal art projects
1943.2
The scene shows a group of buildings with white colored rooftops. Two buildings rise up in the foreground on the right and left. The right building has a red side with vertical lines hashed into it. The left building has two white triangles on its roof. In the middle ground is a smaller building with a green-domed tower rising up the middle of the composition. A small red figure stands on the white ground to the right of this tower. The background shows the large white rooftop of another building, with small dark rooflines of buildings visible behind it.
Saitō Kiyoshi (Japanese (culture or style))
Nostalgia (Boston)
1956
Gift of the artist
1958/2.36
This image depicts a scenic view of three bridges spanning a river that runs through the medieval city of Florence.
Giacomo Brogi (Italian (culture or style))
Firenze, Veduta dei Ponti
1875 – 1890
Gift of Howard and Margaret Bond
1993/2.60
This black and white print shows an outdoor scene with lush leafy trees, open sky and mountains in the far distance. Two figures are walking along a wooded path in the foreground- one is a man with wings wearing robed garments and the other a younger man carrying a single large fish. There is a city shown in the middle distance through the trees and a pasture scene depicted on the right.
Hendrik Goudt
Tobias with the Angel Dragging the Fish (The Large Tobias)
1613
Museum Purchase
1972/1.165
This drawing shows a city climbing a hill along the bank of a river. The background is mostly grey, with faint washes of blue around the top and bottom edge to indicate sky and water. The blocky brown, pink, blue, grey, green, and yellow buildings have flat, black roofs and some windows are lit. Little black boats are lined up on the shoreline, and one is offshore flying the French flag. On the right, the tower of a church rises out of the water.
Victor Reinganum (British (modern))
View of Collioure
1952
Gift of Mrs. Florence L. Stol
1964/2.35
This is an abstract composition of loose, overall, intersecting lines. Some are rounded squiggles, others are straight, and a circle appears at the top. 
Abraham Walkowitz (American (North American))
New York
1914
Gift of Abraham Walkowitz
1950/1.142
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