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Small, thin raspberry twigs are organized in horizental rows to form a square on a white background.
Larry Cressman
Field Notes II
Gift of Ellen Wilt
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))
Museum purchase made possible by Dr. James and Vivian Curtis and the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund
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))
Museum purchase made possible by the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund

Gerome Kamrowski (American (North American))
There Are Some
Museum Purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art

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

Heather Rowe
Through the Glass
Museum Purchase
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))
1990 – 2000
Gift of H. David Zucca
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
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
Museum Purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art
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

Michael Church
Standard Bearer
Gift of Mr. Bennett E. French

Peter Berg
Gift of the artist
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