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John E. Sheridan
Food is Ammunition--Don't Waste It
1917 – 1918
Gift of Mr. Maurice F. Lyons
1954/2.35.86

John Fullwood
Landscape
1883 – 1915
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1955/1.111

Jean-Alfred Desbrosses
Le Mare aux Grenouilles
1835 – 1906
Gift of Samuel P. Hayes
1973/1.761

John E. Sheridan
Food is Ammunition--Don't Waste It
1917 – 1918
Gift of Mr. Maurice F. Lyons
1954/2.35.86.1
Yo no naka ni &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; A fine example<br />
mi no nariidete&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;of success to emulate<br />
omou koto &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;A lowely eggplant<br />
nasu wa medetaki&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; ripens and brings forth fruit<br />
tameshi narikeri&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;accomplishing its goal in life
Ōtagaki Rengetsu
Eggplant and Calligraphy
19th century
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1964/1.98

Jane C. Stanley
Vegetable Market by San Giacometto di Rialto, Venice
1863 – 1940
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.181

Honoré Victorin Daumier (French (culture or style))
Ote-toi de là que je m'y mette (from 'Charivari')
Gift of the Estate of Helen B. Hall
1997/2.30
View of a pond with water lilies and reeds.
Eugène Atget (French (culture or style))
Nenuphars
1890 – 1974
Museum Purchase
1974/1.106
A golden colored wood snuff bottle in the shape of an eggplant with leaves near the stem and a dragonfly near the bottom of the eggplant.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Wood snuff bottle in the shape of an eggplant with dragonfly
1912 – 1949
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan
1980/2.87
Text: Registered War Garden Under Protection of State Council of Defense - All the Ammunition doesn&#39;t come from the Power Factories - Feed Yourself - Be a Soldier of the Soil - A War Garden Will Do It - Exempt No Land - from The Chicago Evening Post - To destroy the food supply is to give comfort to the enemy - food will win the war - War Garden Committee - 120 W. Adams Street
Jay Norwood Darling
Registered War Garden Under Protection of State Council Defense - Food Will Win the War.
1913 – 1923
Gift of Mr. Maurice F. Lyons
1954/2.35.31
Text: War Gardens Victorious - Every War Garden a Peace Plant - National War Garden Commission - Charles Lathrop Pack, President. Washington, D.C.
Maginel Wright Enright Barney
War Gardens Victorious - Every War Garden a Peace Plant - National War Garden Commission
1914 – 1924
Gift of Mr. Maurice F. Lyons
1954/2.35.33
This photograph shows a view of a garden composed of various palm trees and plants. A young man sits on a bench to the right.
Giorgio Sommer (Italian (culture or style))
Palermo, Orto Botanico, Viale delle Palme
1866 – 1891
Transfer from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
1980/1.173
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