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A black and white print of a circus ring. Six spotlights are pointed at the center of the empty floor.
Emilio Sanchez
Center Ring
1971
Gift of the Emilio Sanchez Foundation
2011/2.117

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
A Queen of the Circus, from 'Los Proverbios' (also known as 'Los Disparates')
1877
Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Clarence J. Boldt, Jr.
1990/2.2
A child playing on top of a deflated circus tent.
D. James Galbraith
Circus Boy, Michigan Circus
1980
Gift from the D. James Galbraith Family
2014/2.241

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian (culture or style))
No. 18a from the Opere varie series
1752 – 1762
Museum Purchase
1964/1.126
An elephant trainer in a hat and jacket standing in the center of the image and there are elephants behind him lined up.
D. James Galbraith
Elephant Man with Traveling European Circus, South Lyon, Michigan
1972
Gift from the D. James Galbraith Family
2014/2.239

Georges Rouault (French (culture or style))
Cirque de l'Etoile Filante. Plate XIII: Le Renchéri (p.106)
1935
Museum Purchase
1949/1.187
A street scene. There is a man playing the flute and a sailor standing. There is a man in a suit behind him, next to a trash can. There is litter all over the ground.
Ken Heyman
Sailor Watching Man Play Flute on Street, NYC
1962 – 1973
Gift of Thomas Wilson '79 and Jill Garling '80
2013/2.358
In the forefront both men and women are dipicted as watching the concert.  One man has his head resting on his hand.  At the center of the piece lies the orchestra, and more prominently the conductor.  The stage is surrounded by curtains.
Max Liebermann (German (culture or style))
The Concert
1847 – 1935
Museum Purchase
1953/1.40
This print depicts the interior of a theater. Several actors move about the set at the top of the print. Individuals in the audience are minutely detailed. Near the left of the stage, a pair of half-naked men brawl while an actor chides them from above. Near the bottom of the image, several in the audience smoke long pipes. A man holds the hand of a child on a raised platform near the bottom left of the print.<br /><br />
Inscriptions: Nishimura and unidentified others (​Publisher's seal); Torii Kiyotsune ga (Artist's signature)<br />
 
Torii Kiyotsune
Perspective Print of the Interior of the Nakamura Theater Featuring the Amakawa Scene of The Treasury of Loyal Retainers
1755 – 1765
Gift of Sharlynn and Andrew Circo, in memory of Sotokichi Katsuizumi
2011/2.200
This print shows the inside of a building where several figures move around busily.  Three are seated and appear to be eating at the corner of a red mat that extends off the right side of the print.  Small blocks of text hover near and identify each of the individuals.  <br /><br />
This is the left panel of a tryptich (with 1969/2.143 and 1969/2.144).<br /><br />
Inscriptions: Nishimuraya Yohachi (Publisher's seal); Kunisada ga (Artist's signature); Kiwame, Tsuruya Kinsuke (Censors' seals)<br />
 
Utagawa Kunisada (Japanese (culture or style))
Backstage Celebrations of a Full-house Hit at the Nakamura Theater
1811 – 1814
Museum purchase for the Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection
1969/2.145

Byron Browne
Circus Rider
1947
Gift of Mrs. Florence L. Stol
1964/2.39
In this print, an elegantly dressed woman holds a hand up by her face.  Her robes are black with orange, yellow, and blue geometric patterns.  Her sash is gray with blue and yellow flowers.  She stands in front of rolling green hills and a forested mountain.<br /><br />
Inscriptions: Title: Minezō imōto Otani, Sawamura Tanosuke; Artist's signature: Toyokuni ga; Publisher's seal: Kinkyū; Carver's seal: Hori Shinchō; Censor's seal: Tori 7, aratame
Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III) (Japanese (culture or style))
Diary of the Tokaidō ABCs: Sawamura Tanosuke III as Otani, younger sister of Minezō
1861
Gift of Dr. James Hayes
2003/1.497
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