W16 Burde - RCCORE 100 - Satire and Society: Swift to Stewart

Elliott Erwitt
Las Vegas, from "Master Prints Volume I"
gelatin silver print on paper
20 1/16 in. x 23 15/16 in. ( 51 cm x 60.8 cm )
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sheldon Sobel
Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
Los Proverbios (also known as "Los Disparates"), plate 6: Hizonos dios y maravillamos nos ("It is amazing--and we were made by God") or Disparate furioso (Furious Folly)
etching and burnished aquatint on paper
9 5/8 in x 13 3/4 in (24.45 cm x 34.92 cm);18 in x 22 in (45.72 cm x 55.88 cm);8 9/16 in x 12 5/8 in (21.75 cm x 32.07 cm);9 5/8 in x 13 3/4 in (24.45 cm x 34.92 cm);11 3/4 in x 17 1/16 in (29.85 cm x 43.34 cm)
Transfer from the University Library
This print shows a landscape with a mountain rising in the middle of the background. There are trees and grass in front, and a body of water in the foreground. At the center, on the edge of the water, sits a faucet, a razor, and a toothbrush in a clear glass as if the body of water is a sink.<br />
The print is signed (l.r.) "Doug Webb" and numbered (l.l.) "197/275" in pencil.
Doug Webb
Cleanliness is Next to Godliness
screenprint on paper
29 1/2 in x 36 in (74.93 cm x 91.44 cm);21 1/2 in x 29 in (54.61 cm x 73.66 cm)
Gift of Jack A. and Noreen Rounick
James Gillray
The Generae of Patriotism: or The Bloomsbury Farmer Planting Bedfordshire Whear
hand-colored etching and aquatint on paper
9 3/4 in. x 13 13/16 in. ( 24.8 cm x 35.1 cm )
Museum Purchase
This print has three main images all printed in a monochromatic grey. At the top is an image of a man, in a tweed coat and fur hat, polishing a motorcycle. The scene is from a pier. The sign says "GANGWAY 1," with the ocean and the Statue of Liberty in the background. The central image is a detail of the face of the Statue of Liberty, with a small boy visible in her crown. The bottom image is more abstracted shapes from a dot-matrix image.
Sir Eduardo Paolozzi
Fifty Nine Varieties of Paradise
photolithograph on paper
14 15/16 in x 10 in (37.94 cm x 25.4 cm)
Gift of Professor Diane M. Kirkpatrick
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
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
George Cruikshank
Thinks I to Myself, Thinks I
color etching on paper
16 7/8 in. x 14 3/8 in. x 5/8 in. ( 42.86 cm x 36.51 cm x 1.59 cm )
Gift of George Foreman Green
George Grosz
Religion of the Sword
ink on paper
25 5/16 in x 19 13/16 in (64.29 cm x 50.32 cm);30 in x 24 3/4 in (76.2 cm x 62.87 cm)
Gift of Helmut Stern
In this painting, a mischievous demon is depicted in priest’s garb begging for alms.
Japanese
Ôtsu-e: Demon soliciting alms (Oni no nembutsu)
hanging scroll, ink and color on paper
24 in. x 9 3/4 in. ( 60.96 cm x 24.77 cm )
Museum purchase for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection
This is a line drawing done in colors of red, orange, blue, yellow, brown and green, on white paper. In the top center portion of the sheet are the words, "A LIE". Below this are forms that resemble an egg, a slice of bacon, a piece of bread with a pat of yellow butter. Below these forms are some round shapes, labeled "flakes", a bowl and a carton of milk, labeled "milk".
Jean-Michel Basquiat
A Lie
colored crayons on paper
24 in x 18 in (60.96 cm x 45.72 cm);24 in x 18 in (60.96 cm x 45.72 cm);28 in x 23 in (71.12 cm x 58.42 cm)
Gift of Arthur Cohen in honor of Ben and Yetta Cohen

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