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In this painting, a mischievous demon is depicted in priest’s garb begging for alms.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Ôtsu-e: Demon soliciting alms (Oni no nembutsu)
18th century
Museum purchase for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection

Chen Jiru (Ch'ên Chi-ju)
Remote Mountain Temple by the River
1558 – 1639
Museum purchase, Acquisition Fund

Zhan Jingfeng (Chan Ching-feng)
Bamboo, Rock and Tree
Gift of Jean-Pierre Dubosc
An elephant seems to walk on water from the bottom right corner of the composition, rising towards Vishnu in the upper left with a single lotus flower in its trunk. Vishnu, with 4 arms, steps on green hills surrounding the lotus covered pond, bending towards the elephant. Garuda flies in the upper right.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
The Salvation of the Elephant (Gaj Mokasha)
1810 – 1820
Gift of George H. Lauff
Album leaf in black ink. Left page contains text and the right page depicts a man with a beard and mustache, dressed in robes, and holding a bamboo staff.
Xie Bin
Portrait of Wang Guangan (Wang Kuang-an), Physician
1660 – 1680
Gift of David L. Chambers and John G. Crane

Prophet William J. Blackmon
Do You Just Stuff Food
1984 – 1996
Gift of The Daniel and Harriet Fusfeld Folk Art Collection
A painting of a haloed Christ with white hair and a beard. In each corner of the painting is a winged animal with a scroll. The image is surrounded with a gold leaf border and brightly colored flowers.
French (French (culture or style))
Christ in Majesty
1470 – 1480
Museum purchase made possible by the Director's Acquisition Committee, 2017

Bruce Thayer
The Goods
Bequest of Marion Lawrence
The piece portrays a central god, with many milkmaids surrounding him.  There are louts flowers present, as well as hills and buildings at the top of the painting.  There are also various incarnations of gods, which are the blue-skinned figures.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
1700 – 1850
Gift from the collection of Robert B. Jacobs
Figure study of female nude lying on her stomach, from a 3/4 side position of artist. Woman's head is in top left, her torso at lower right of page. Woman's left elbow is crooked, pointing toward viewer. Brown tempera accents the body, while green tempera accents the surface below. Woman's left breast is visible.
Christian Rohlfs
Female Nude Lying on Stomach, study for Female Nude from the Back (Weiblicher Rückenakt), 1911
Gift of the Ernst Pulgram and Frances McSparran Collection

Zheng Shanxi
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
This image is of a lone female figure centrally located on the scroll. The dominate color of the image is red. The figure's outer kimono is decorated with red and gold maple leaves.
Yamaguchi Soken (Sojun)
Japanese Beauty in a Red Maple Leaf Robe
1800 – 1832
Museum purchase made possible by a gift from Helmut Stern