52 UMMA Objects
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A glass sculpture with a flat back and textured front. The features are all painted in diferent colors including black, blue, white, red and yellow. There is a yellow flower in her hair and a black and white snake design, possibly representational of a spinal column, on the side.
Ulrica Hydman-Vallien
Puppy Nose Lady
Gift of J. Ira and Nicki Harris
Minimal line drawing presents a 3/4 profile of man, with right ear, a tuft of hair, mouth, nose, full right eye, partial left eye, eyebrows, eye lashes, and minimal chin.
Felix Albrecht Harta
Portrait of Arnold Schönberg
Gift of the Ernst Pulgram and Frances McSparran Collection
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
Gift of Eva Ingersoll Gatling
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))
1996 – 1997
Museum purchase made possible by the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund and anonymous individual benefactors
A portrait of a man's profile.  He is decorated in military attire and his uniform embellished with gold trimmings.  Beneath the piece reads "Du Paty de Clam".
Ben Shahn (American (North American))
Du Paty de Clam, from "Dreyfus Affair"
Gift of the Robbins Center for Cross Cultural Communication, Founder Warren M. Robbins

Saitō Kiyoshi (Japanese (culture or style))
Head of a bodhisattva
Gift of the artist
A girl with her head and body in profile, her black hair is highlighted with white, orange, green, blue, and red strands and columns of dots,. She is wearing white patterned clothing with a green collar. In her hair is a light green, dark green, and white butterfly. There are three other outlines of butterlfies against the black background.
Nakayama Tadashi
Cho no shojo (B) (Butterfly Girl (B))
Gift of Sheila and Ronnie Cresswell
A girl with her head in profile, her black hair is highlighted with white, blue and yellow stripes, yellow columns of dots, and gold abstract curves. In her hair, there is a brown, red, yellow, and blue butterfly with abstract designs on its wing. The background of the print is blue, but the bottom half of the print is taken up by a partial view of a brown, black, red, and orange butterfly with abstract designs on its wings.
Nakayama Tadashi
Cho to shojo to (Butterflies and Girl)
Gift of Sheila and Ronnie Cresswell
A girl with her head and body in profile, her brown hair is highlighted with white and gold strands. She is wearing a brown shirt with red swirls. Her hands are held out in front of her. A large multicolored butterfly with abstract patterns takes up most of the background. In the middle of the large butterfly is a smaller brown, gold and white patterned butterfly. Near her hands is another small brown butterfly with red accents. The background behind the girl and butterflies is gold.
Nakayama Tadashi
Watashi mo tobitai (I Want to Fly Too)
Gift of Sheila and Ronnie Cresswell
A girl with her head and body in profile, her black hair is highlighted with white stripes and green, blue, orange, and red dots, and green, black, and yellow curls. There is a periwinkle and orange butterfly in her hair. The background is broken into four squares, two black, two gold with four sections of butterfly wings in each section; green wings are in the black sections, a tan wing is in a gold section, and a brown wing decorated with gold stripes and orange, red, brown and white rows of dots is in the other gold section.
Nakayama Tadashi
Cho no shojo (C) (Butterfly Girl C)
Gift of Sheila and Ronnie Cresswell
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
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))
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker