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Honoré Victorin Daumier
Actualités. 4th series: Emotion du Docteur Véron...
lithograph on paper
10 3/8 in x 8 3/4 in (26.35 cm x 22.23 cm);10 3/8 in x 8 3/4 in (26.35 cm x 22.23 cm);10 3/16 in x 8 13/16 in (25.88 cm x 22.38 cm);14 5/8 in x 10 1/4 in (37.15 cm x 26.04 cm);14 in x 19 in (35.56 cm x 48.26 cm);10 3/16 in x 8 13/16 in (25.88 cm x 22.38 cm);14 5/8 in x 10 1/4 in (37.15 cm x 26.04 cm);14 in x 19 in (35.56 cm x 48.26 cm)
Bequest of Carl F. Clarke
Elliott Erwitt
Coke Machine and Missile, Alabama, U.S.A., from "Recent Developments"
gelatin silver print on paper
14 in. x 11 in. ( 35.5 cm x 27.9 cm )
Gift of Lawrence and Carol Zicklin
Elliott Erwitt
Cats & Dogs, Alabama, U.S.A., from "Recent Developments"
gelatin silver print on paper
14 in. x 11 in. ( 35.5 cm x 27.9 cm )
Gift of Lawrence and Carol Zicklin
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.
George Cruikshank
Monstrosities of 1825-26
etching with hand-coloring on paper
9 1/2 in x 15 3/16 in (24.1 cm x 38.6 cm);18 1/8 in x 22 1/16 in (46.1 cm x 56.1 cm)
Museum Purchase
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.
Utagawa Toyoharu
The Rat's Wedding
color woodblock print on paper
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Museum Purchase
Isaac Cruikshank
Dancers [Five Couples (recto); Three Couples (verso)]
graphite and watercolor on white paper
19 7/16 in. x 33 7/16 in. x 1 3/8 in. ( 49.3 cm x 84.9 cm x 3.5 cm )
The Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection
The cover format of the New York weekly newspaper The Village Voice is appropriated, with satirical headlines related to topical current events.
Jacob Atkinson; Conrad Atkinson
The Village Voice
acrylic on canvas
68 1/2 in. x 53 in. ( 174 cm x 134.6 cm )
Gift of Jack A. and Noreen Rounick
Enrique Chagoya
UtopianCannibal.org
color lithograph, woodcut, chine collé, and collage
7 1/2 in. x 92 in. ( 19 cm x 233.7 cm )
Museum Purchase made possible by the Jean Paul Slusser Memorial Fund
Barbara Morgan
Hearst Over the People
gelatin silver print on paper
15 7/8 in. x 19 15/16 in. ( 40.4 cm x 50.7 cm )
Gift of Frances U. and Scott K. Simonds
A group of men in suits, cigars in hand in converstation, framed artwork behind.
George Wesley Bellows
Artists Judging Works of Art
lithograph on paper
19 5/16 x 13 13/16 in. (48.9 x 34.93 cm)
Dr. Herbert & Doris Sloan
George Wesley Bellows
Business Men's Class
lithograph on paper
11 1/2 x 17 3/16 in. (29.2 x 43.5 cm);25 x 30 1/4 in. (63.5 x 76.8 cm);24 1/16 x 29 1/2 in. (61 x 74.8 cm)
Gift of Gilbert M. Frimet
Isaac Cruikshank
The Donkey Race
watercolor on white paper
4 in x 6 1/8 in (10.1 cm x 15.5 cm);4 in x 6 1/8 in (10.1 cm x 15.5 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Colton Storm

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Part of 4 Learning Collections

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

246 Collection Object Sources

The Rat's Wedding (1960/1.162)
The Donkey Race (1949/1.135)
The New Wig (1969/2.98)
Boy Sweeping (1983/1.130)
Gazan (1969/2.118)
Le Carcan (1969/2.115)
Un Cauchemar (1969/2.46)
Untitled (1997/1.63)
Bohemes (2008/2.461)
Une Bonne (2008/2.464)
Coquetterie (2008/2.465)
The Family (1949/1.204)
Circus Talk (1951/1.28)
A Lie (1985/2.18)
Last Supper (2004/2.9)
My City (2010/2.19)
Stakes is high (2010/2.20)
Liberty Renewed (2004/2.43)
A Petitioner (1948/2.17)
Dutch Master (2000/2.252)
War Games Revised (2000/2.11.10)
Protocol-Sentences (2000/2.11.4)
Sun City (2000/2.11.7)
Animals as Aliens (2000/2.14.20)
The ABC of Z (2000/2.14.26)
Cucumber Night Cream (2000/2.14.27)
No Heroes Developed (2000/2.14.39)
The Speaker (2004/2.75)
Lobster Dinner (2004/2.67)
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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