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This image is one of twelve photographs from Brassaï's <em>Transmutations</em> portfolio. In this photograph, Brassaï has drawn on a negative of a female figure using the cliché-verre process. The resulting image portrays a female nude partially abstracted into geometric shapes.
Brassaï (French (culture or style))
Carnival
1934 – 1967
Museum Purchase
1971/2.150.12
Four people donning costumes and masks standing in the foreground of a large grassy field.&nbsp;
Diane Arbus (American (North American))
Untitled (4)
1970 – 1971
Museum Purchase
1978/1.174
Apron in the form of fiber fringe attached to a woven loop at the top. Over the fiber is rectangular red and white beadwork with a pattern of triangles and small dots. 
Apron
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.49
An apron in the form of a triangular piece of leather with geometric designs. The bottom of the leather is decorated with two rows of beads. At the top of the apron is a leather fringe with blue beads and two coins. 
Apron
1940 – 1999
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.54
Cache-sexe in the form of a triangular piece of corrugated metal attached to a thin band across the top. Tied to the band with string is a thick fiber belt. 
Apron
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.57
Apron in the form of a metal chain fringe attached to two rectangular brass plates. The apron is attached to a belt of brass beads and pendants that resemble the heads of nails. 
Apron
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.62
Belt with brass beads and brass pendants. There are six sets of three nail-shaped pendants and two large curved pendants. 
Belt
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.72
Belt with blue beads and a central brass pendant in a crescent shape with incised grooves. 
Belt
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.79

Belt
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.82
Brass rod with a round loop at one end and a crotal bell at the other end. The loop has an incised geometric pattern and the bell has incised grooves and raised circles around the outside edge. 
Pendant
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.87
Conical-shaped piece of brass with a flared edge incised with diagonal lines and a small knob-like projection at the top. 
Face Plug
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.96
Flat, rectangular-shaped piece of brass with concave sides and a central projection of a rod with a flat head. Along the center there is a design of alternating straight and undulating lines. There are two concentric semi-circles on the left and right sides of the design. 
Body Ornament
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.98
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