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Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Bi disk
9794 BCE – 220 CE
Museum purchase from the collection of Max Loehr
A small, thin, porcelain bowl with an everted, foliate rim, on a foot ring.  It is painted in an underglaze blue decoration of birds and flowers, separated into eight panels on both the interior and exterior, and covered in a clear glaze. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
1573 – 1619
Museum purchase made possible by the Augusta Plumer Weiss Memorial Fund
A black and white photograph of a warehouse in Brooklyn. A sign painted on the building advertises coffee, while a man sits outside reading a newspaper.
Berenice Abbott (American (North American))
Warehouse, Water and Dock Streets, Brooklyn
1935 – 1939
Gift of Maxine and Lawrence K. Snider
A black and white phot of two men dressed in a Western style with a tent. One man is standing in front of the tent, while the other is sitting on a rolled up canvs in front of the tent.
Kurt Markus
Ranch, Twscardra, NV
Gift of Maxine and Lawrence K. Snider
A black and white lithograph print depicting the terrace corrider of a building.
Emilio Sanchez
El Hotel Miramar
Gift of the Emilio Sanchez Foundation
A black and white lithograph depicts a small shack with opened windows.
Emilio Sanchez
Casa Vivienda
Gift of the Emilio Sanchez Foundation
A black and white print of the exterior columns of Boston City Hall.
Emilio Sanchez
New City Hall, Boston
Gift of the Emilio Sanchez Foundation
A black and white photo of a forest. A white line down the center divides the photo.
Jill Mathis
Windfall (Czech-Republic)
Gift of Jeffrey Sarrett
A black and white photo of a sculpture.
Caleb Cain Marcus
The Weight of a Pigeon (Ajanta, India)
Gift of Jeffrey Sarrett
This black and white photograph shows men walking along a trail in a dense fog. There are multiple silhouettes of trees in on the left side of the trail.
Takis (Dimitris) Tloupas
Untitled (Men Walking on Trail)
Gift of Margaret and Howard Bond
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 porcelain large bowl with gently curved interior and straight flaring rim, on a foot ring with kiln grit residue.  It is painted with underglaze cobalt blue to depict a duck in a landscape in the central image surrounded by a border of six groupings of plants, and around the rim eight foliate-shaped reserves frame a floral spray against a patterned ground.  It is covered in a clear glaze with fine crackle.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
1580 – 1650
Gift of the William T. and Dora G. Hunter Collection