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Carl Lespilliez
Two Designs of Ceilings, from a series of 10, 'Nouveau Livre de Plafonds Inventé
1723 – 1796
Museum Purchase
1960/1.114
This decorative image is organized along a vertical axis wtih fanciful creatures, grotesque heads, depictions of carved gems and harpies.
Agostino dei Musi (Italian (culture or style))
Upright Ornament with Bull and Satyrs
1515 – 1525
Museum Purchase
1960/2.133
A composition with a heraldic motif: a rooster standing on top of a helmet with visor and throat guard, below which is a sheld or other carving with a rampant lion. Surrounding on either side is vigorous foliage (acanthus leaves).
Albrecht Dürer
Coat of Arms with the Cock
1498 – 1508
Museum Purchase
1960/2.34

Charles François Daubigny (French (culture or style))
Le Lever du soleil
1850
Museum Purchase
1961/2.23

Paul Signac
Paris, Les Ponts des Arts; or Boats on the Seine (Bateaux sur la Seine)
1927
Gift of Jean Paul Slusser
1962/2.25
Two figures dominate the image with little reference to setting other than a low horizon line and some pebbles in the lower left. A man stands tothe lelft wearing simple tradesman's clothes; in his right hand he holds a ladle and another cooking implement. A knife in its sheath hangs at his waist. On his left shoulder stands a bird wtih wings open that is facing the man. To the right is a woman with a headdress and veil and cloak wrapped over one shoulder and in front of her.
Albrecht Dürer
The Cook and his Wife
1496 – 1497
Museum Purchase
1963/1.93

Mario Prassinos
(Lianes) Creepers
1916 – 1960
Museum Purchase
1960/2.68

William Hogarth
A Rake's Progress. Plate V (He Marries)
1735
Gift of Jean Paul Slusser
1962/1.111

Misch Kohn (American (North American))
The Last General
1962
Gift of The Ravinia Festival Association
1962/2.2

Jacques Villon (French (culture or style))
Les Cartes (The Game of Solitaire)
1903
Museum Purchase
1963/2.57
A woman wearing a black hat reclines in a sketchily-rendered chair. Shown in a three-quarter view and angled towards the viewer's left, she sits quietly, looking straight ahead. She wears a fur-trimmed coat, and flexes her right hand, which is curled into a loose fist, upwards. The background is left blank.  The entire image is covered with a series of heavy diagonal slashes. <br />
Signed in the lower left of the composition, in the plate, "JTJ [the second J rendered backwards] / J.J. tissot"
James Jacques Joseph Tissot (French (culture or style))
La convalescente, cancelled proof
1875
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Robert Aldrich
2004/2.164
An etching of a woman in a black dress with two small dogs walking on a tree-lined path. Behind her follows a man in a top hat and two other women, one of whom wears a nun's habit.<br />
Signed in the lower right title margin, on the plate: "J.J. Tissot"
James Jacques Joseph Tissot (French (culture or style))
La Mystérieuse
1885
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Robert Aldrich
2004/2.173
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