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This is a double-sided document written in French with a drawing over one side. The line drawing shows a bird coming in from the right side of the image and a border around the text. The other side includes a stamp, in ink, in the upper left corner, of a seated woman with the word 'timbre' and the price in Francs. An encircled '3' and the word 'BIS'  appear at the top of the page.
Pierre Alechinsky (Belgian (modern))
Lease
1971
Gift of the Marvin Felheim Collection
1983/1.328.1
This book is covered in a marbled book cloth. Inside there is black text on white paper with photographs of the artist's works on the opposite page from the text. There is a message from the artists at the beginning of the book that reads:<br />
"To the reader of Side by Side from the sculptors<br />
These chapters together represent a contemporary sculpture novel.<br />
It is based on plans, intentions and experience.<br />
The form being abstract air brushes and the expression pure sculpture.<br />
The reader should not expect not to understand this volume as we have been careful to use only accessible material.<br />
We beg you not to criticize this, our work, as this could only result in unhappiness for both the reader and ourselves.<br />
And so, we leave you now with this our simple book.<br />
Yours sincerely<br />
George and Gilbert"<br /><br />
The book is organized into three chapters :<br />
Chapter One: With Us in the Nature<br />
Chapter Two: A Glimpse into the Abstract World<br />
Chapter Three:
Gilbert & George (British (modern))
Side by Side
1971
Gift of the Marvin Felheim Collection
1986/2.22
This watercolor study has a green, red, and gray figure floating on a page taken from a copy of Gustave Flaubert's <em>The Temptation of Saint Anthony</em>. The page has a series of marks at the bottom of the paper in pencil by the artist, including his initials (l.r.) "TR".
Tim Rollins (American (North American))
Untitled
1990
Gift of Leonard Rosenberg
2015/2.91
A double-sided illuminated manuscript leaf with a column of Latin blackletter script&nbsp;abutted by floriated marginalia in red, green, blue, and gold leaf. Two illuminated&nbsp;initials can be found on each side of the leaf, as well as red rubrication.
French (French (culture or style))
Leaf from Missal or Book of Hours
15th century
Gift of Mrs. Carrol Robertsen
2015/2.4A&B
A double-sided illuminated manuscript leaf with one column of seven staffs&nbsp;containing brown ink notes and Latin blackletter script. Some red rubrication is&nbsp;present. A large illuminated initial &ldquo;S&rdquo; is found on the verso, decorated with vegetal&nbsp;and floral forms in blue, green, scarlet, and gold leaf.
Italian
Leaf from a Gradual
15th century
Gift of Mrs. Carrol Robertsen
2015/2.7A&B
Two columns of light brown Latin blackletter script with foliate borders of red, blue,&nbsp;and gold leaf.
French (French (culture or style))
Floriated Bible Leaf
14th century
Gift of Mrs. Carrol Robertsen
2015/2.2A&B
A double-sided illuminated manuscript leaf with two columns of black Latin&nbsp;blackletter script with some red rubrication and illuminated initials in red, blue, and&nbsp;gold leaf.
French (French (culture or style))
Leaf from Missal or Book of Hours
15th century
Gift of Mrs. Carrol Robertsen
2015/2.5
Double-sided illuminated manuscript leaf with two blocks of Latin blackletter script&nbsp;framed by floriated borders of blue, red, and gold leaf featuring interlace and an&nbsp;illuminated initial.
French (French (culture or style))
Leaf from a Psalter
1200 – 1399
Gift of Mrs. Carrol Robertsen
2015/2.3A&B
A double-sided illuminated manuscript leaf with three columns of text in gold leaf,&nbsp;red, and blue French blackletter script encased by a floriated border. There are two&nbsp;small miniatures, one on either side of the leaf, framed in arched compartments.<br />
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The illustrated compartment on the recto features a seated man wearing a long blue&nbsp;tunic and red cap seated at a table in an interior marked by a stone fireplace. A&nbsp;smaller servant boy dressed in a long tunic presents the man with a platter. The&nbsp;compartment on the verso contains a landscape with a winding river where a man&nbsp;kneels, dressed in pants and a tunic shirt, and draws water into copper jugs.
French (French (culture or style))
Calendar Leaf (January) from a Book of Hours
1462
Gift of Mrs. Carrol Robertsen
2015/2.6A&B
This print shows a hand grasping a breast. 
Dotty Attie (American (North American))
Mother's Kisses: detail of hand on breast
1982
Museum Purchase
1993/1.115.17

Dotty Attie (American (North American))
Mother's Kisses: AS CHILDHOOD ENDED HE THOUGHT MUCH ABOUT HIS FUTURE LIFE
1982
Museum Purchase
1993/1.115.19
This print shows two lines of text that read, "NEW EXPERIENCES AWAITED HIM," on white paper in a square mat.
Dotty Attie (American (North American))
Mother's Kisses: NEW EXPERIENCES AWAITED HIM
1982
Museum Purchase
1993/1.115.23
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