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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

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
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

Pozzatti, Rudy
Julius Caesar
1963
Museum Purchase
1967/1.42
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

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
A horizontal lighbox enclosed by a wide, black molded frame in which Kara Walker's signature silhouettes are encased in linen and lit from behind. Silhouettes represent four figures: a man and child at viewer's left, two women at right.
Kara Walker (American (North American))
Untitled
1996 – 1997
Museum purchase made possible by the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund and anonymous individual benefactors
2006/1.152

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Emperor Ming-huang and Yang Kuei-fei(?) Journey to Shu
1644 – 1912
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. C.D. Carter
1970/2.153
This print shows an abstracted nude woman on her back, holding a child in the air above her. The child is stretching one hand out towards a white bird at the top left. Both woman and child are looking at the bird and the atmosphere is playful.
Baltasar Lobo (Spanish (culture or style))
Maternidad
1945 – 1956
Museum Purchase
1951/2.50
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
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