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Religious Encounters in the New World

Marten de Vos;Maarten de Vos
Allegorical Representation of 'America'
1594 - 1600
pen and black ink with ink wash | cream-colored paper
Museum Purchase
Peter Maverick
Bookplate: N.Y. Society Library
1755 - 1811
engraving | paper
The Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection
Photographed from atop a high ridge, this photograph depicts a view looking down into a winding desert canyon.
Ansel Adams
Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift of Harry H. Lunn, Jr.
Photograph of field with wild flowers. Church is visible in background. Dark, thick clouds loom overhead.<br /><br />
Eva Caston 2017
Elliott Erwitt
Church at Wounded Knee, from "Portfolio of 15 Photographs"
1969 - 1988
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift of Gerald Lotenberg
This photograph depicts a desert landscape with a craggy rock formation rising in the far distance in the central portion of the horizon. A dirt road extends through the foreground. The top half of the image depicts a vast, cloudless sky in tones of blue and pink.
Richard Misrach
Shiprock Triptych #2
cibachrome print | paper
Gift of Jack A. and Noreen Rounick
A small female figure stands in the foreground, surrounded by people wearing animal costumes resembling sheep and buffalo.
George Biddle
Buffalo Dance
lithograph | paper
Museum Purchase
Gustave Baumann
Hopi Corn
color woodcut | paper
Gift of Gilbert M. Frimet

A photograph of a landscape with a small round structure, made with a frame and cloth cover. The structure is in the lower right foreground. In the mid-ground is a rocky landscape with large, grassy hills in the background.
Edward S. Curtis
Nez Percé Sweat-Lodge
1910 - 1911
photogravure | paper
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Douglas M. Kenyon
This is a portrait of an aging man in an outdoor landscape. He holds a large, carved wooden staff, which portrays an eagle at the top, and other faces and forms throughout the design. He wears an embroidered cloth draped over his body, a hat, and jewelry.
Edward S. Curtis
Hămaska in Tlŭ'wŭláḣŭ Costume with Speaker's Staff - Qágyuhl
1914 - 1915
photogravure | paper
Gift of Stephen M. Taylor
This photograph depicts an aerial view of an earth work of a human figure encased by the shape of a pentagon.
Marilyn Bridges
Ha-ak, Blythe Site #1, Blythe, CA
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)
1767 - 1799
oil | panel
Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Horace M. Miner
Seated figure
795 - 805
Museum purchase made possible by a gift from Helmut Stern


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American Orientalist art at the turn of the 20th century
<p>America Encounters Asia in Art</p>

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