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Isaac Cruikshank
Dancers [Five Couples (recto); Three Couples (verso)]
1756 – 1810
The Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection
1969/2.97
In an interior space, a large group of men stand with their right arms out and their left elbows bent with their hands on their hips. They are all facing a man whose back is to the viewer. He is also holding his right arm out.
George Wesley Bellows (American (North American))
Business-Men's Class
1916
Museum Purchase
1965/2.9
The cover format of the New York weekly newspaper The Village Voice is appropriated, with satirical headlines related to topical current events.
Jacob Atkinson;Conrad Atkinson
The Village Voice
1988
Gift of Jack A. and Noreen Rounick
2004/2.36
This screenprint in blue on green has a series of overlapping patterns of rectangles in a grid.
Sir Eduardo Paolozzi (British (modern))
Notes on the organisation of Paradise
1965 – 1970
Gift of Professor Diane M. Kirkpatrick
2000/2.14.33
A stylized rendering of a human face with long narrow nose, round eyes set close to bridge of nose, and open, ellipitical mouth. The head is carved in shape of a coiffure that resembles a helmet which extends down the sides of the head. The head is topped with a high arched sagital crest. Patina is dark brown in color with traces of red and blue pigment. Sheet metal cut in circles and long strips embellish the top of the head.
Bamana (Bamana)
Human Puppet Head
1900 – 1970
Museum Purchase assisted by the Friends of the Museum of Art
1971/2.21

Sir Eduardo Paolozzi (British (modern))
Plate interpreted as a Whole (Whole Answer), from the portfolio "General Dynamic F.U.N. Volume II of Moonstrips Empire News"
1970
Gift of Professor Diane M. Kirkpatrick
2000/2.14.35

Enrique Chagoya
UtopianCannibal.org
2000
Museum Purchase made possible by the Jean Paul Slusser Memorial Fund
2001/2.81

Mabel Dwight
Merchano—Marvel of the Age
1928
Museum Purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art
1987/2.71
This vertically oriented black print shows a an electric plug that looks like Mickey Mouse.
Claes Oldenburg (American (North American))
Untitled, from "The New York Collection for Stockholm: 30 Artists"
1973
Gift of Mr. Robert Rauschenberg
1976/2.122
This collage depicts the torso and head of a figure consuming the majority of the composition. The left, handless, arm is raised up at a 90 degree angle in salute. The skin and hair is green, eyes are large white circles with small pupils, and the mouth is a white oval. The black and grey background has a pattern of elaborate floral wallpaper and the figures clothing, resembling a military uniform, is made of colorful splotches with a row of medals across the chest. 
Enrico Baj
Generale
1961
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Gosman
1969/2.170
​Print showing the front and back of a made-up 108 dollar bill.  The artist has replaced normal imagery and phrases of U.S. currency with cartoons and captions created by the him.
Ôyvind Fahlström (Swedish (culture or style))
$108 Bill
1973
Gift of Mr. Robert Rauschenberg
1976/2.111
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