19 UMMA Objects
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Woman with brown hair, from head to waist, lace collar, grey background.
American (American (North American))
Portrait of a Lady
19th century
Bequest of Henry C. Lewis

William McGregor Paxton (American (North American))
Portrait of Mrs. Converse
Gift of Peter N. Heydon

J. Laurent y Minier
La Muse Uranie
1875 – 1885
Transfer from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
This image consists of three planes parallel to the picture plane: a far plan of vague, flat furniture-like shapes; a middle plane of a woman sitting facing forward, and a close plane of a table top. The dark-haired woman wears a striped shirt and light colored headband, she has her legs crossed, and is looking forward. Her dark purse sits atop table.
Richard Diebenkorn (American (North American))
Woman Seated at Table
Gift of the Marvin Felheim Collection

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Terracotta Figurine of a Princely Male or a Yaksha (fragment)
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel
The woman in this print is hunched over, showing her back to the viewer and holding a sandal behind her.  She wears a white outer robe with colourful leaves and stands under a flowering tree.<br />
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Inscriptions: Artist’s signature: Kunisada ga; Publisher’s seal: sa; Censor’s seal: kiwame; Tsubone Iwafuji, Ichikawa Danjūrō
Utagawa Kunisada (Japanese (culture or style))
Ichikawa Danjûrô [VII or VIII] as Tsubone Iwafuji (old woman carrying a sandal, under a cherry tree)
1820 – 1844
Gift of Dr. James Hayes
The woman in this print wears a pale red robe with a blue edge on the bottom.   Her sash is black with green, blue, and yellow crests.  She holds a wooden sword in both hands up to her right shoulder.<br />
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Inscriptions: Artist’s signature: Hokuei ga; Publisher’s seal: Honsei; Tsubone Iwafuji, Nakamura Utaemon<br />
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This is the right panel of a diptych (with 2013/1.590.1).
Hokuei (Japanese (culture or style))
Nakamura Utaemon [III] as Iwafuji no Tsubone, fencing with the servant Ohatsu (right half of diptych; pair w/ 2003/1.590.1)
1831 – 1835
Gift of Dr. James Hayes
A woman in an open field/ forest, holding two garlands (?), one in each hand. Two small animals sit next to her, and she gazes towards one of them, lost in contemplation or thought. A stream flows in the bottom portion of the picture, and there are lotuses floating on the water. It is nighttime. A short verse is painted above the depicted scene.
Artist Unknown, India, Rajasthan, Jaipur School
Kamodani Ragini
1795 – 1805
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel
This miniature painting is placed on a red background with text written above it. In the center, a woman is adorning herself while looking at a mirror that is held by a female attendant. They are seated inside a marble pavilion, with projecting porches topped by cupolas and a small rooftop chamber. Another female attendent plays a string instrument to the side in the foreground.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Bilaval Ragini
1795 – 1805
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection
A bejewelled nayika holds an amorous pose. The portrait is focused on her upper body and side face.
Artist Unknown, India, Rajasthan, Udaipur School
18th century
Gift of Mr. George P. Bickford for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection
Side profile of a woman, brown hair, green dress, hair curled in the back.
Alexander Ransom (American (North American))
Portrait of a Lady
1842 – 1865
Bequest of Henry C. Lewis

Marcellin Desboutin (French (culture or style))
La Sortie de Bébé: published by Veuve A. Cadart in 'L'Eau-forte en 1879'
Museum Purchase