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This is a large print with five depictions arranged around it against a white background. In the upper left is a maroon rectangle with white triangles and lettering. In the upper right is a small vertical rectangle with black lettering. In the lower left is a line drawing with green coloring and black lettering. A small photograph of a woman's torso and a small line drawing of a disk with black lettering are in the lower right area.
Claes Oldenburg (American (North American))
Notes (Kassel), from the portfolio "Notes"
1968
Gift of Dr. Seymour and Barbara K. Adelson
2010/2.24.1
Satin damask with twill triangular designs (heike uroko) and bird crests (?) and talsimanic arrows (hung with bells).  Unlined but with deep hem and lined sleeves.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Pink and white silk bokashi-dyed underkimono with woven designs of triangles
1960 – 1980
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.398
A small, squat rectangle divided into two halves is centered on a large sheet of paper. The left half is a blue wash with black marks; the right half is a light gray wash with blue marks.
Lucio Pozzi
Gio Ponti's Mirror
1993
The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States, a joint initiative of the Trustees of the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection and the Nation Gallery of Art, with generous support from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Institute for Museum and Library Services
2008/2.254
This photograph depicts an aerial view of a field with geometric shapes. 
Marilyn Bridges (American (North American))
Geometrics, Oklahoma
1987
Gift of Will and Joanne Potter
2013/2.280
This piece of brick red cloth is covered with geometric patterns in tones of red, greenish yellow, white and orange. Along the top and bottom edges (if the piece were vertical) are border grids made up of 6 squares with triangular patterns of thread inside them. The main body of the phulkari is a 6 by 9 square grid, each box housing a stylized floral pattern made from embroidery.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Phulkari shawl with stylized floral patterns
1900 – 1949
Anonymous gift in honor of Karuna and Brijen Goswamy
2005/2.10
A multitude of geometric shapes in blue and white, mostly triangles and rectangles.
Gordon Newton (American (North American))
Untitled (Blue)
1974
Gift of H. David Zucca
2013/2.316
Drawing in pencil and gouache of four triangles. The four along the top alternate orientation, point ing down then up. They are  colored in yellow, lavender, and green. Along the bottom are small pencil sketches of triangular forms and two more painted triangles in darker shades of green, purple, and gold. The artist has signed and titled the work on the left side. On the verso is an inscription R 11-17.
Bridget Riley (British (modern))
Interlacing Triangles
1972
Gift of the Marvin Felheim Collection
1983/1.170
This is a square painting with skinny vertical lines of purple on a background of orange. There are two square forms in the center, each wth a diagonal line from the lower left to upper right corners. One square is created by a pinkish, purple line and the the other is created by a reddish orange line.
Julian Stanczak (American (North American))
Shift, Warm
1991
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Julian Stanczak
2009/2.11
This vertical abstract composition resembles a quilt-like pattern of red on white on red background. 
Anni Albers (American (North American))
J.H.A. I
1985
Gift of Virginia R. Young in memory of Frederick A. Horowitz
2015/2.46

Olle Baertling
Triangles
1911 – 1969
Museum Purchase
1969/1.115
A spare and restrained abstract composition is built up out of layers of mostly translucent basic geometric forms. The grey tones of the background are created with large rectangle shapes. In the upper part of the piece is a light colored circle, with a brighter circle inside it. Both are crossed by an axis of bright, thin orange lines. On the left, the point of a triangle protrudes from the edge. It is covered by a faint gray trapezoidal shape. Three small black semi-circles are also visible: one along the lines inside the circles; the other two along the trapezoidal shape and just beneath the triangle.
László Moholy-Nagy (American (North American))
Abstrakte Komposition
1920 – 1930
Museum Purchase
1953/2.9
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