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A sculptor and model looking at a small sculpture.
Alessandro Mastro-Valerio
The Artist in his Studio
1887 – 1953
Gift of Herbert H. Twining
Vessel is a tall vase with a flaring lip and a slight flaring at the base.  The overall glaze is a blue matte "vellum" glaze with underglaze decoration depicting a band of white peonies below the lip.  The lip itself modulates to a rosy pink color.
Rookwood Pottery
Gift of G. Robina Quale-Leach
Slender blue-glazed vase with a streamlined form that tapers to a base narrower than the shoulder of vessel. The work has a modeled and stylized motif of peacock feathers. Overall effect is of simplicity and refinement.
Rookwood Pottery
Gift of the Marvin Felheim Collection
Vase has a rounded form and a matte green glaze.  Molded and incised designs include a stylized peacock feather and zig-zag decoration on shoulder of vessel.  Overall effect is of a simplified and sophisticated form.
Rookwood Pottery
Bowl with Peacock Design
Gift of G. Robina Quale-Leach
A portrait of an infant seated on a table, body facing the right side of the frame, head turned toward the camera.
Mike Disfarmer (American (North American))
Unidentified Sitter
1935 – 1945
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)

Edgar Levy
Studio Self-Portrait with Lucille
1927 – 1937
Museum Purchase
Shows a man leaning over at a potters wheel. The floor and walls appear to be made of dirt.
Takis (Dimitris) Tloupas
Untitled (Man at Potter's Wheel)
Gift of Margaret and Howard Bond
A portrait of the scupltor Constanin Brancusi in his studio. 
Edward Steichen (American (North American))
Brancusi in his studio
Gift of Frederick P. and Amy McCombs Currier
A portrait of a baby in a bonnet and matching outfit seated on a table. The infant is supported by a wire holder, and leans to the left of the frame. 
Mike Disfarmer (American (North American))
1935 – 1945
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)
A portrait of a man standing in front of a dark backdrop. He wears a white, long-sleeved button down shirt.
Mike Disfarmer (American (North American))
Unidentified Sitter
Gift of Thomas Wilson '79 and Jill Garling '80
A portrait of a smiling young woman wearing a short-sleeved button-up blouse or dress. Her hair is curled and pinned back. She sits against a dark backdrop.
Mike Disfarmer (American (North American))
1935 – 1945
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)
Three figures with canted tabletop set with teapot, carafe, and dishes. A nude figure stands on the right side of the image, representing the ethnographic statue that the artist admired and kept in his studio. Artist's sketch from life; Kirchner developed a rapid, stroke-oriented (as opposed to detail-oriented) sketch style.
Ernst Kirchner
In the Studio (Erna and Guest)
1912 – 1913
Gift of the Ernst Pulgram and Frances McSparran Collection