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Visual Adaptations of Literature

Antonio Frasconi
Don Quixote and Rosinante
1949
color woodcut | paper
Museum Purchase
1949/1.171
Eugène Delacroix
Death of Ophelia (Act IV, Scene VII); from the series of 16 prints, Hamlet
1843
lithograph | paper
Museum Purchase
1961/2.19
Eugène Delacroix
Hamlet et Ophélie (Act III, Scene 1); from the series of 16 prints, Hamlet
1834 - 1843
lithograph | chine appliqué
Museum Purchase
1954/2.24
This print has rows of stencilled black text in all capital letters on black background. In pencil, the print is signed and dated (l.r.) "Glenn Lignon '92" and numbered (l.l.) "27/45". 
Glenn Ligon
Untitled
1992
etching, aquatint, spitbite, sugarlift | Rives BFK paper
Museum Purchase
1993/2.13.3
This print has rows of stenciled black text in all capital letters on black background. In pencil, the print is signed and dated (l.r.) "Glenn Lignon '92" and numbered (l.l.) "27/45". 
Glenn Ligon;Gregory Burnet
Untitled
1992
etching, aquatint, spitbite, sugarlift | Rives BFK paper
Museum Purchase
1993/2.13.4
A photograph of tin figures in a shallow plane, set against a black backdrop. A woman carries a child across a featureless landscape. 
David Levinthal
Crossing the River
1999 - 2000
photogravure | paper
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
2004/2.11.2
A photograph of two tin figures in a shallow plane, set against a dark, black backdrop. The small figure on the left stands facing the large figure on the right, as the figure on the left points her figure authoritatively.
David Levinthal
Eva and Topsy
1999 - 2000
photogravure | paper
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
2004/2.11.1
A photograph of a tin figure in a shallow plane, set against a black backdrop. Large plants surround the male figure. He holds a large basket on his shoulder, above his head, carrying it and leaning forward, illustrating the burden of the large load.
David Levinthal
In the Cotton Field
1999 - 2000
photogravure | paper
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
2004/2.11.5
A photograph of two toy figures in a shallow plane, set against a black backdrop. The two figures kneel on the ground, flora made of the same tin material on either side of them. The figure on the left reaches out, touching the shoulder of the figure on the right.
David Levinthal
Bidding Farewell
1999 - 2000
photogravure | paper
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
2004/2.11.3
A photograph of a tin figure in a shallow plane, set against a black backdrop. The figure is framed by two large trees in the mid-ground. The figure appears joyful as he jumps and dances into the distance.
David Levinthal
Dancing in the Field
1999 - 2000
photogravure | paper
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
2004/2.11.8
A photograph of two tin figures in a shallow plane, set against a black backdrop, an architecural structure of the same material on the right of the composition. The woman on the left stands, while the woman on the left kneels, looking up at the woman on the right.
David Levinthal
Eva and Aunt Ophelia
1999 - 2000
photogravure | paper
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
2004/2.11.6
A photograph of two tin figures in a shallow plane, set against a black backdrop. They are surrounded by trees made of the same material. On the left, a woman holds a lantern, interacting with the other female figure on the right.
David Levinthal
Planning the Escape
1999 - 2000
photogravure | paper
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
2004/2.11.4

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48 Collection Object Sources

Europa (1965/2.21)
Noah and the Dove (1960/2.156)
Nayika bathing (1964/2.112)
Faceted bottle (1961/1.182)

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