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Huang Shen
Figures from Chinese History: Yan Guang
1687 – 1766
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1983/2.156

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Wên Wang of Chou Visiting Chiang T'ai-kung on the Banks of the Wei River
1644 – 1912
Gift of Mrs. Julian Street, Jr.
1966/2.16

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Historical Figures in Settings of Different Seasons
1500 – 1699
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Clyde Wu
1985/1.198.1
Paper mounted on aqua silk. There are two figures present, and a large crane (bird). The central figure, Zhang Tiangi, has his arms uplifted, while a less important figure is depicted with his back to the viewer and is slightly hunched over. There is a crane with a red crown behind these two figures. The colors are muted. There is calligraphy in the upper left hand corner of the painting, complete with two red seals.
Huang Shen
Figures from Chinese History: The Taoist Luo Gongyuan
1687 – 1766
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1983/2.158

Rudy Pozzatti
Julius Caesar
1963
Museum Purchase
1967/1.42
Paper mounted on aqua silk. There are three figures present in the image. The focal point is a cart full of fruit. There is calligraphy on the upper left hand side of the image, complete with two red seals. There is a Christies sticker on the bottom left corner of the mounting.
Huang Shen
Figures from Chinese History: Liu Kuan
1687 – 1766
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1983/2.157

Gerhard Marcks
Seated Nude Female Figure
1944 – 1947
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Otto Wittmann
1979/2.11
Full-length nude figure in fetal position viewed from behind<br />
Paul Gauguin
Manao Tupapau
1894
Gift of Mrs. Florence L. Stol
1964/2.45
Double-sided illuminated manuscript leaf with two blocks of Latin blackletter script&nbsp;framed by floriated borders of blue, red, and gold leaf featuring interlace and an&nbsp;illuminated initial.
French (French (culture or style))
Leaf from a Psalter
1200 – 1399
Gift of Mrs. Carrol Robertsen
2015/2.3A&B
A double-sided illuminated manuscript leaf with a column of Latin blackletter script&nbsp;abutted by floriated marginalia in red, green, blue, and gold leaf. Two illuminated&nbsp;initials can be found on each side of the leaf, as well as red rubrication.
French (French (culture or style))
Leaf from Missal or Book of Hours
15th century
Gift of Mrs. Carrol Robertsen
2015/2.4A&B
A double-sided illuminated manuscript leaf with three columns of text in gold leaf,&nbsp;red, and blue French blackletter script encased by a floriated border. There are two&nbsp;small miniatures, one on either side of the leaf, framed in arched compartments.<br />
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The illustrated compartment on the recto features a seated man wearing a long blue&nbsp;tunic and red cap seated at a table in an interior marked by a stone fireplace. A&nbsp;smaller servant boy dressed in a long tunic presents the man with a platter. The&nbsp;compartment on the verso contains a landscape with a winding river where a man&nbsp;kneels, dressed in pants and a tunic shirt, and draws water into copper jugs.
French (French (culture or style))
Calendar Leaf (January) from a Book of Hours
1462
Gift of Mrs. Carrol Robertsen
2015/2.6A&B
This cyanotype photograph displays the silhouettes of six plant stems laid out in a row.
Anna Atkins (British (modern))
Equisetum Sylvaticum
1853 – 1854
Museum purchase
1989/1.62
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