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A black poster with a heading for 'Richard Sapper Design'. White shapes, appearing to be light fixtures and other mechanics, occupying the middle. Text in German appears below.
Paul Rand (American (North American))
Richard Sapper
Gift of Franc Nunoo-Quarcoo and Maria Phillips
This mixed media assemblage has a series of see-through panels hanging from a wooden frame with a lightbox at the back. On the hanging panels, there are photographs printed, with a variety of images of buildings, sculpture, and advertising.
Robert Rauschenberg;Gemini G.E.L. (American (North American);American (North American))
Sling-Shots Lit #6
Four spare industrial structures rise at different angles into an empty landscape. On the viewer's right, a scaffolding rises from the lower corner and angles to the left. On the left, another scaffold structure runs from the bottom corner along the left edge. In the middle, a building-like structure rises from the bottom of the composition and leans into the visual space, resting on a long rectangular solid that is draped with a cloth.
Kay Sage
Bounded on the West by the Land Under Water
Gift of the Estate of Kay Sage Tanguy
Photograph of a construction site with numerous cranes, silos, and smokestacks. Three men confer in the lower right.
Dmitri Baltermants (Russian (culture or style))
Building the Komsomolskaya Blast Furnace, Zhdanov City
1939 – 1990
Gift of Thomas Wilson '79 and Jill Garling '80
Wall clock in the shape of a cut out asterisk, with wide black hour/minute hands and red second hand.
George Nelson (American (North American))
2213 (Asterisk)
1948 – 1958
Gift of Dr. Seymour and Barbara K. Adelson
A man in worker's blues and hat looks off toward the right-hand side of the photograph as he holds a cigarette in his right hand.
Dmitri Baltermants (Russian (culture or style))
Award-winning Gas Worker, Magnitogorsky Metallurgy Plant
1939 – 1990
Gift of Thomas Wilson '79 and Jill Garling '80
A photograph of a man sitting at the opening of a large pipe. He welds along the pipe's rim.
Dmitri Baltermants (Russian (culture or style))
Pipe Welder
1939 – 1990
Gift of Thomas Wilson '79 and Jill Garling '80
This photograph shows a young boy in overalls and standing before a wooden house missing his right arm.
Lewis W. Hine (American (North American))
Luther - 16 yrs. old. Right arm was cut off by a running saw in a box factory. Now attending school.
1908 – 1910
Museum Purchase
A black and white photograph of a warehouse in Brooklyn. A sign painted on the building advertises coffee, while a man sits outside reading a newspaper.
Berenice Abbott (American (North American))
Warehouse, Water and Dock Streets, Brooklyn
1935 – 1939
Gift of Maxine and Lawrence K. Snider
Multiple color screenprint of an abstracted industrial landscape. In the foreground is a small strip of land, and in the middle ground are buildings of various geometric shapes and sizes. In the background, the rooflines of the buildings start to blend in and emerge from the cloudy sky.
Charles Sheeler
Architectural Cadences
Gift of the Marvin Felheim Collection
Figrues stand or sit in a narrow passgeway that leads back in space to a dark entrance, beyond which a brightly lit arched entry is visible. The flanking buildings that form the passageway are not described; the focus is on the scattering of figures and the entryway in the distance.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
Fleur de Lys Passage
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
A photograph of an oblique view of a plaster mill in Los Angeles, California. 
Edward Weston (American (North American))
Plaster Works, Los Angeles
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
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