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A long wooden box divided into two compartments, one small and one large. The small compartment contains an intricately worked gold thimble inscribed with a poem. The long compartment contains a silver thimble in which horse hairs have been threaded. The tuft of horse hair runs the length of the long compartment.
Ann Hamilton (American (North American))
scripted
1997
Museum purchase made possible by the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund
1999/2.15
An assemblage of found objects: a salvaged wood frame with wood inlay letters spelling &quot;COLORED,&quot; four portrait photographs of African American females (two photogaphs on either side of a printed poem), nine thread samples under photographs, and one hand mirror hanging on a decorative brass hook to the viewer&#39;s right of the frame. The poem reads:&nbsp;<br />
&quot;Light is Alright<br />
Yellow is Mellow<br />
Brown, Stick Around<br />
Black, Get Back<br />
(but black don&#39;t crack)&quot;<br />
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The wood has a strong smell, may have been treated with molasses.<br />
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Betye Saar (American (North American))
Colored
2002
Museum purchase made possible by Dr. James and Vivian Curtis and the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund
2003/1.406
Small, thin raspberry twigs are organized in horizental rows to form a square on a white background.
Larry Cressman
Field Notes II
2009
Gift of Ellen Wilt
2009/2.103

Prof. Gerome Kamrowski (American (North American))
There Are Some
1943
Museum Purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art
1988/2.6

Anna Gaskell (American (North American))
Untitled, The Peter Norton Family Christmas Project 2001
2001
Gift of The Peter Norton Family Foundation
2001/1.384

Heather Rowe
Through the Glass
2008
Museum Purchase
2010/1.208
Wall sculpture created from wood, irregularly shaped metal objects, and found objects&mdash;including steel rods, ratcheted discs and a paintbrush.
Frank Stella (American (North American))
Playskool Gym, from the Playskool series
1983
Museum Purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art
1989/2.1
This sculpture consists of a red bird cage stand with a half-circle red cage on top. Inside the cage, there is a plastic green, yellow and red airplane toy hanging from the top. There is a white and black figure inside the plane. The work is signed by the artist in black paint at the base: "Tyree Guyton".
Tyree Guyton (American (North American))
Untitled
1990 – 2000
Gift of H. David Zucca
2013/2.311
A splatter painted bird cage stand with a rounded top cage on top in red, green, orange, white and blue. There is mesh on one side of the bottom of the cage that is also splatter painted. Inside the cage hanging from the top is a small bell, part of an American flag and a replica of a human penis, painted black, hanging upside down.
Tyree Guyton (American (North American))
Untitled (bird cage, re-lynching)
1980 – 2010
Gift of H. David Zucca
2013/2.312
A metal interior frame with pieces of papier-m&acirc;ch&eacute; around it creating a ball. The strips of papier mache are long strips.
Grace Farrar Knowlton (American (North American))
Papier-mâché Ball
1970 – 2015
Gift of the Estate of James van Sweden
2015/2.40

Peter Berg
Megalopolized
1981
Gift of the artist
1990/2.25
This installation is composed of a group of gelatin silver prints that are hung on the wall with sixty-four light bulbs strung throughout, a web of hanging electric cables connecting them.  In the center hang three larger photos of young people's faces. Above each and below the center image are smaller versions of similar portrait photographs. Four of these smaller photos are also arranged in the line of the large photographs, one on each end, and two separating the larger pictures.  
Christian Boltanski (French (culture or style))
Monument to the Lycée Chases
1989
Museum purchase made possible by the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund and anonymous individual benefactors
2006/1.154
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