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W20 Dorman - ENGLISH 124: Literary Retellings

David Hockney
Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: The Cook
etching and aquatint on copper
7 1/2 x 7 7/8 in. (19 x 20 cm)
Gift of Gilbert M. Frimet
This is a picture of a girl with shoulder-length hair and bangs, and round features. She wears a loose light-colored garment that hangs off her shoulders. She is barefoot and is squatting with her elbows resting on her legs. 
Jules Pascin
Cinderella by the Fire
aquatint and etching on paper
14 1/8 in x 10 3/16 in (35.88 cm x 25.88 cm);28 1/16 in x 22 1/16 in (71.28 cm x 56.04 cm);26 in x 19 11/16 in (66.04 cm x 50.01 cm);14 1/8 in x 10 3/16 in (35.88 cm x 25.88 cm)
Museum Purchase
Kurt Seligmann
The Slaying of Laius, Plate 3 from 'The Myth of Oedipus'
etching on off-white wove paper
22 13/16 in. x 15 1/2 in. ( 57.9 cm x 39.4 cm )
Museum purchase made possible by the Alfred E. Pernt Memorial Fund, in honor of Dr. of Technical Sciences Max H.J. Pernt and his wife Anna Pernt (née Mueller)
A photograph of a female head made of pasta and marinara sauce printed on a porcelain plate. On verso, the plate is numbered "39;" it is labeled part of "The Peter Norton Family Christmas Project" and dated 1999; the manufacturer is labeled "Made in Bernardaud in Limoges, France;" and, below, it reads "Lead Free Dishwasher Safe."
Vik Muniz
Untitled (Medusa Marinara)
photograph on glazed porcelain
12 ½ in x 12 ½ in x 1 ¼ in (31.75 cm x 31.75 cm x 3.18 cm);12 ½ in x 12 ½ in x 1 ¼ in (31.75 cm x 31.75 cm x 3.18 cm)
Gift of the Peter Norton Family Foundation
A nude man seen from behind raises a staff to ward off the blow of a standing female figure, also with a staff. The woman's swing is directed to two seated figures at the lower left: a nude woman and a satyr. In the distance is an elaborate gated city and landscape.
Albrecht Dürer
Hercules
engraving on paper
12 1/2 x 8 3/4 in. (31.59 x 22.07 cm);22 1/8 x 18 1/8 in. (56.2 x 46.04 cm)
Gift of Jean Paul Slusser
John Kane
Mary's Little Lamb
oil on canvas
14 15/16 in. x 18 1/8 in. ( 38 cm x 46 cm )
Gift of The Daniel and Harriet Fusfeld Folk Art Collection
This black and white stereoscopic image features two images of Santa entering a room with a Christmas tree through a curtained window.  It is surrounded by the text: Christmas Set; James M. Davis; Copyright 1897 by R.W. Kilburn; 11616. “’Twas the night before Christmas when all through the house, not a creature was stirring not even a mouse.”
Stereo Classics Studio
Stereoscope Image, Christmas Set: "'Twas the night before Christmas when all through the house, not a creature was stirring not even a mouse."
photograph on cardboard
3 1/2 in. x 7 in. ( 8.9 cm x 17.8 cm )
Gift of Margaret and Howard Bond
Two figures dominate the image with little reference to setting other than a low horizon line and some pebbles in the lower left. A man stands tothe lelft wearing simple tradesman's clothes; in his right hand he holds a ladle and another cooking implement. A knife in its sheath hangs at his waist. On his left shoulder stands a bird wtih wings open that is facing the man. To the right is a woman with a headdress and veil and cloak wrapped over one shoulder and in front of her.
Albrecht Dürer
The Cook and his Wife
engraving on laid paper
4 1/4 x 3 1/8 in. (10.8 x 7.94 cm);4 1/4 x 3 1/8 in. (10.8 x 7.94 cm);19 1/4 x 14 1/8 in. (48.89 x 35.88 cm);19 3/8 x 14 1/4 in. (49.21 x 36.2 cm)
Museum Purchase
In the foreground of this pastel print, a woman wearing a formal gown holds up her dress as a man in breeches, bends in front of her to help her try on a heeled shoe. There are two women behind her in matching gowns. The women trying on the shoe is quite content, the others all seem to be scowling. 
Jules Pascin
The Glass Slipper
aquatint and etching on paper
13 13/16 in x 10 in (35.08 cm x 25.4 cm);26 1/8 in x 19 13/16 in (66.36 cm x 50.32 cm);28 1/16 in x 22 1/16 in (71.28 cm x 56.04 cm);13 13/16 in x 10 in (35.08 cm x 25.4 cm)
Museum Purchase
This print has rows of stencilled black text in all capital letters on white background. In pencil, the print is signed and dated (l.r.) "Glenn Lignon '92" and numbered (l.l.) "27/45". 
Glenn Ligon
Untitled
etching, aquatint, spitbite, and sugarlift on Rives BFK paper
25 in x 17 1/4 in (63.5 cm x 43.82 cm);32 3/16 in x 26 3/16 in (81.76 cm x 66.52 cm)
Museum Purchase
This print has rows of stencilled black text in all capital letters on white background. In pencil, the print is signed and dated (l.r.) "Glenn Lignon '92" and numbered (l.l.) "27/45". 
Glenn Ligon
Untitled
etching, aquatint, spitbite, sugarlift on Rives BF
25 in x 17 1/4 in (63.5 cm x 43.82 cm);32 3/16 in x 26 3/16 in (81.76 cm x 66.52 cm)
Museum Purchase
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
etching, aquatint, spitbite, and sugarlift on Rives BFK paper
25 in x 17 1/4 in (63.5 cm x 43.82 cm);32 3/16 in x 26 3/16 in (81.76 cm x 66.52 cm)
Museum Purchase

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