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A man stands calmly looking to the left. He wears a formal sleeveless top (<em>kataginu</em>) and a matching, tan skirt (<em>hakama</em>). Underneath is an orange robe with white designs that match those on the skirt. He carries a sword at his side.<br /><br />
Inscriptions: Publisher's seal: Iwa; Signed: Shun'ei ga
Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese (culture or style))
The Treasury of Loyal Retainers (Chūshingura): Sawamura Sōjūrō III as Enya Hangan
1770 – 1801
Museum Purchase
This color lithograph depicts an abstract human figure outlined with expressive black lines. The figure is white with areas of yellow, pink and red throughout the face and torso. The background of the work is blue with a burst of green in the center behing the figure.
Karel Appel (Dutch (culture or style))
1940 – 1964
Museum Purchase
Nude woman turned away from the viewer. She is holding a glass sphere at the height of her shoulder, standing in shallow water.
Alice Boughton (American (North American))
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
Four lean and shadowed figures of various heights. They appear to be floating on the image, aas none of their feet are on any surface. Three figures are in profile looking left while one is in profile facing the right.
Pierre Daura
White on Black
1962 – 1972
Gift of Martha R. Daura
Five children (some only partially rendered) stand before a covered passageway of a building with the lower part of a second story window visible. Through the passageway in the midle distance can be seen a street corner with a woman on the sidewalk, and beyond that additional shops with men on the sidewalk. At the upper right is a flower-like form that is the artist's "butterfly" signature.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
Drury Lane, from the Twenty-Six Etchings (Second Venice Set)
1880 – 1881
Gift of Nesta R. Spink
Horizontal image filled by reclining female nude, legs and feet to the right, torso and head to the left. The figure's torso lower torso to the knees covered with pink sheet. 
Armando Morales (Nicaraguan)
Mujer Dormida
Gift of the Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin
This photogravure is one of a series of photographs by Edward Steichen commissioned by Auguste Rodin of his statue of the French writer Honoré de Balzac. Created at 4:00 a.m., a cloaked and silhouetted figure stands in a misty landscape.
Edward Steichen (American (North American))
Balzac, Towards the Light, Midnight
1908 – 1911
Gift of Maxine and Lawrence K. Snider
This lithograph depicts two highly abstracted and intertwined standing figures delineated in white outline against a black background. Fishtail-like forms emerge out of the figures. There is Greek lettering inscribed next to the top of the figure on the left and the letters HPA inscribed next to the top of the figure on the right. <br />
Artist Unknown
Figures with Greek Inscription
20th century
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
A black and white photo of a sculpture.
Caleb Cain Marcus
The Weight of a Pigeon (Ajanta, India)
Gift of Jeffrey Sarrett
This photograph depicts two women facing each other in the door way of an upper class apartment.
Helmut Newton (Australian)
16th Arrondissement, Paris
Gift of Gerald and Selma Lotenberg
Glass and silver stopper.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Snuff bottle with a profile "portrait" of a red-haired European
1900 – 1949
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan

Circumcision Figure?
1935 – 1945
Gift of Avery Z. Eliscu