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Between and Mortarboard


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Satire

1954/1.100
1987/1.175.2
1987/1.175.4
Fashionable figures promenading on a windy day are arrayed in a shallow, congested space across the image field. The blustery wind accents the wind-whipped broad straw hats, ribbons, and skirts of the women, rendering some of them faceless. Three children at the lower left appear as mushrooms while the woman in white behind them has an improbably pinched waistline.
1989/1.71
The majority of this print depicts a deep architectural setting.  In front of the buildings a wedding procession takes place.  Rats, in daimyo fashion, are celebrating.
1960/1.162
1969/2.97
The cover format of the New York weekly newspaper The Village Voice is appropriated, with satirical headlines related to topical current events.
2004/2.36
2001/2.81
1992/1.131
A group of men in suits, cigars in hand in converstation, framed artwork behind.
2013/2.244
1983/2.230
1949/1.135

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American Orientalist art at the turn of the 20th century
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Whales (2016/2.156)
Tallies (2016/2.149)
Old and New Flags (2016/2.158)
Flags (2016/2.157)
Smoke Stacks (2016/2.162)
Ebola and Christ (2016/2.163)
Pipe (1987/1.344)
Veiled (2013/1.255)
Generale (1969/2.170)

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