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Side view of a girl in a field holding a thin stick in her hand. She is wearing a denim jacket.
Frank Watson
Christine Watson on a Sunny Day in May
20th century
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH
Four men meet outdoors. The leftmost man lights a cigarette for the shorter man next to him.
Dmitri Baltermants (Russian (culture or style))
Hou Chi Minh with Cigarette and Large Leaf, Meeting with Voroshilov, Vietnam
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)
This print features a circular floral border and images of two child figures at play with a large bag of various toys. The children are dressed in elaborate red clothing, and there is a palace in the background. 
Artist Unknown
Chinese New Year's Poster
1935 – 1945
Transfer from the Asian Art Archives, Department of History of Art

Grant Wood
Tree Planting Group
Gift of Suzanne Beutler
This photograph depicts a close-up view of a small forest stream running down a series of boulders.
Eliot Porter (American (North American))
Running Water, Roaring Fork Road, Gt. Smoky Mts., 10 Oct.1967
Gift of Marilyn and Leon Sokol
This photograph shows a view of a garden composed of various palm trees and plants. A young man sits on a bench to the right.
Giorgio Sommer (Italian (culture or style))
Palermo, Orto Botanico, Viale delle Palme
1866 – 1891
Transfer from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
This is a portrait of a courtesan and her two attendants. The courtesan wears a red cloak with a peacock flying over peonies and a pale green color kimono with “shippô” (seven treasures) pattern. Her green obi, tied in the front, has design of red and blue clouds with gold plants. She is turning away from a viewer to show the gorgeous cloak. Her hair is sculpted in a butterfly shape on the top and has wings to the side. Tortoise-shell combs and multiple hairpins adorn the hair. Her two attendants flank the courtesan; they wear matching, dark green kimono with chrysanthemum flower design and red underkimono. Their kimono have especially long sleeves (furisode), whose openings are tied with ribbons. Their obi are in brocade and tied on their backs. Their hair is sculpted in round shape on their tops and has side wings like the courtesan. They wear silver hair accessories of cherry blossoms and tassels, long hairpins and red silk ribbons. The attendant on the left holds a battledore pad and the right attendant h
Hosoda Eishi
Beauty under Cherry Blossoms
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
In this photograph of a young girl she wears a light-colored dress and is standing underneath a wisteria plant. The plant grows over a wooden fence. The girl holds plant material in her hands.
Kay Denton (American (North American))
The Foundling #6
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH
In this photography, a young girl stands in front of a large coniferous tree with plants surrounding her. In the foreground is a large cluster of white flowers. She looks down, wearing a string of flowers around her neck with her hands clasped in front of her.
Kay Denton (American (North American))
The Benediction
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH

Robert Doisneau
Lily of the Valley of the Metro (Le Muguet du Métro), from "Portfolio of Photographs, 1979"
1953 – 1979
Gift of Carl W. Melcher
This print shows a cluster of branches coming from the left side of the page, and they are outlined in thick black lines and colored in a deep orange. The background is a solid purple color.
Patrick Caulfield (British (modern))
All the benches are wet, the woods are so rusty
Gift of Jack A. and Noreen Rounick
A photograph of an open shop front with four men inside. Two young boys walk toward the large open doors, one carrying a basket. Above the doors are three windows with potted plants on the sills. 
J. Craig Annan (British (modern))
A Carpenter's Shop - Toledo
1913 – 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