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Saitō Kiyoshi
Head of a bodhisattva
1955
Gift of the artist
1959/2.4
Glass and silver stopper.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Snuff bottle with a profile "portrait" of a red-haired European
1900 – 1949
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan
1980/2.114
A young woman is seen sitting in profile. She faces to the right, her head bent downward, her wavy hair framing her face and falling down her back. Only the face and hair are drawn fully, the rest of the woman's body is quickly rendered in a few lines.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
Jo's Bent Head
1861
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.349
A distinguished looking man sits in a bust-length, three-quarter view, his face turned to straight profile, facing to the left. He has a moustache and goatee and a high collared shirt.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
Sir Garnet Wolseley
1877
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.365

Alberto Giacometti (Swiss)
Man Standing (L'Homme Debout)
1901 – 1966
Gift of the Marvin Felheim Collection
1983/1.280
A woman, leaning back in a curved armchair, sits at an angle to the viewer. Her face is presented in nearly strict profile, looking to the right; her long, waving hair cascades around her, framing her face. Her right arm is in her lap and her skirt is only lightly sketched in. At the lower left corner, another sketch of a woman's head (seen upside down) is visible.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
Weary
1863
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.353
An adolescent girl sits in a chair facing to the left, her hands resting in her lap. Her hair is loose around her shoulders and pulled back from her face. Her skirt consists of tiers of ruffles or other fabic. She has a pensive expression and her face is seen in profile.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
Fanny Leyland
1874
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.355
This print shows a profile of a small, bear-like man from the waist up. He is balding, with a fringe of hair by his neck but none in the center of his head. He wears a light colored, loose fitting garment with thick, dark outlines articulating the parts of his clothing. The background is very dark.
Georges Rouault (French (culture or style))
Bon Électeur
1918
Museum Purchase
1949/2.50
This vertically oriented drawing shows a person's head, leaning back with hair falling down the back, with a bird sitting on her lips. She is pictured in profile so the left side of her face is visible. She holds one hand up and another bird is sitting on a stick woven between her fingers.
Misch Kohn (American (North American))
Figure with Birds
1950
Gift of Eva Ingersoll Gatling
1955/2.4
This abstract composition shows a loose collection of shapes, out of which appears the profile of a human head, showing the left side of the face. Around the head are arrows, circles with spokes, cross-hatched lines, a number four, and a heart. 
Kurt Schwitters (German (culture or style))
Komposition mit Kopf im Profil
1921
Museum Purchase
1968/2.10
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