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Very Very Cherries

Mark Bressler

born 1951

21st century

2004

2004/1.83A

maple, lacquer and silver

rank 7.06448

cherry (fruit)

descriptors

food

fruit

materials

materials by function

materials by origin

plant material

wood and wood products

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Fruit

Pierre Daura

1896 - 1976

20th century

circa 1955-1974

2001/2.98

watercolor on paper

rank 7.06315

descriptors

genres

materials

materials by function

plants

the natural world

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Cooking and Serving Bowl (Food Bowl)

Alice James

20th century

circa 1925

1984/2.12

earthenware

rank 7.06315

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

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Campbell's Soup I, Chicken Noodle

Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

20th century

1968

1969/1.87

screenprint on paper

rank 7.06315

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

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Campbell's Soup I, Beef

Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

20th century

1968

1969/1.88

screenprint on paper

rank 7.06315

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

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Campbell's Soup I, Tomato

Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

20th century

1968

1969/1.90

screenprint on paper

rank 7.06315

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

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Campbell's Soup I, Mushroom

Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

20th century

1968

1969/1.91

screenprint on paper

rank 7.06315

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

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Campbell's Soup I, Onion

Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

20th century

1968

1969/1.93

screenprint on paper

rank 7.06315

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

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Campbell's Soup I, Consommé

Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

20th century

1968

1969/1.94

screenprint on paper

rank 7.06315

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

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America's Food Pledge, 20 Million Tons - United States Food Administration

Artist Unknown

Text: America's food pledge, 20 million tons - we have promised to feed the hungry millions of Europe--the Allies and liberated nations - Save food - two-thirds more than last year from stocks no larger - United States Food Administration

Early 20th century

circa 1917

1954/2.35.131

color lithograph on paper

rank 7.05724

descriptors

how we live

materials

materials by function

posters

text-based art

war

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Don't Stop Saving Food - United States Food Administration

Artist Unknown

Early 20th century

circa 1917-1919

1954/2.35.133

color lithograph on paper

rank 7.05724

descriptors

how we live

materials

materials by function

posters

text-based art

war

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Save ... and serve the cause of freedom

Frederick G. Cooper

Text: SAVE - 1-wheat, use more corn 2-meat, use more fish & beans 3- fats, use just enough 4-sugar, use syrups - and serve the cause of freedom - U.S. FOOD ADMINISTRATION

1883-1962

Early 20th century

circa 1917

1954/2.35.145

color lithograph on paper

rank 7.05724

descriptors

how we live

materials

materials by function

posters

text-based art

war

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Large pottery vase

Anonymous Italian or Spanish?

n.d.

1997/1.279

glazed stoneware

rank 7.05724

animals

descriptors

food

fruit

leaves

materials

materials by function

the natural world

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Textile

Anonymous Italian

18th century

circa 1775

1930.52

hand-painted silk taffeta

rank 7.05724

descriptors

food

fruit

materials

materials by function

objects we use

plants

the natural world

Wheat sheaf, from a collaborative album of 11 pages

Japan, Signature and/or Seal Unread

20th century

circa 1923

1982/2.7.5

album leaf, ink and light color on paper

rank 7.05724

asian

descriptors

forms

leaves

making art

materials

materials by function

sketches

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Le Garde-Manger

Jean-Baptiste Oudry

This black chalk drawing on gray-blue prepared laid paper is vertically oriented. The piece is a still life of the contents of a pantry portrayed within a lightly indicated arched niche. A rabbit and a fowl hang upside-down from a string, dominating the composition. Below them are, from left to right, two vessels, a prepared fowl, long root vegetables, and a wicker basket.

1686-1755

18th century

1743

1971/2.5

black chalk, heightened with white on gray-blue prepared laid paper

rank 7.05724

animals

descriptors

genres

mammals

materials

materials by function

objects

the natural world

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Roses and Fruit

Sojae Choon-mook Park

In this image there are two containers holding pink flowers. The larger of the two vessels in the foreground and slightly to the left of center. To the lower right of this vessel is an array of fruits (presumably grapes and peaches). The other smaller vessel is directly behind the fruits.

active 20th century

20th century

20th century

1998/2.6

ink and color on paper, unmounted

rank 7.05724

descriptors

food

materials

materials by function

objects

plants

the natural world

vessels

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A Courtesan and a Porter Carrying food, Sheet 2 from the series of "The Main Street of the Yoshiwara in Cherry Blossom Time" (A five-sheet series)

Utagawa Toyokuni I

A color print depicting groups of women in kimono and men gathered under blossoming trees. The woman to the far right wears a dark kimono with an undistiguishable pattern. The next woman to her left wears a dark kimono with white dots. To her left is a woman wearing a kimono of multiple layers and single colors. She is surrounded by two girls with matching kimono. The final woman to the far left wears similarly colored material, though not as many layers. The man is wearing an outfit of geometric squares.

A group of one woman and two men is depicted in the back to the left while another group is entering the scene behind them. In gront of the large group are two men talking. Two men appear to be looking outside the screens of the building, and to the right of them is a group of three women and one man talking.

1769 - 1825

19th century

late 18th century - early 19th century

1948/1.176

color woodblock print on paper

rank 7.05724

descriptors

figures

materials

materials by function

people and occupations

plants

the natural world

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Two Courtesans with a Companion and Two kamuro, Sheet 3 from the series of "The Main Street of the Yoshiwara in Cherry Blossom Time" (A five-sheet series)

Utagawa Toyokuni I

1769 - 1825

19th century

late 18th century - early 19th century

1948/1.177

color woodblock print on paper

rank 7.05724

descriptors

figures

materials

materials by function

people and occupations

plants

the natural world

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Still Life

Jose Moreno Villa

Born 1887

20th century

1927

1968/1.99

pen and ink

rank 7.05724

descriptors

genres

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

vessels

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Landscape of the Seasons

Yi Sang-Beom

Ten-panel screen depicting similar mountain scenes over changing seasons. A spring scene begins on the right, gradually changing over the ten images to winter on the left. In an upper corner of each scene is a corresponding seasonal poetic inscription. These images are created using ink and color on paper, which was mounted on the upper two-thirds of each panel of the screen.

1899-1978

20th century

1943

2007/2.10

ten-fold screen with ink and color on paper

rank 7.04775

buildings and the land

coating (material)

coating by form

descriptors

furnishings

furnishings by form or function

furniture

furniture by form or function

materials

materials by function

objects we use

screens (furniture)

settlements and landscapes

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Eat Less, and let us be thankful that we have enough to share with those who fight for freedom - United States Food Administration

Albert Hendee

Text: Eat less, and let us be thankful that we have enough to share with those who fight for freedom - United States Food Administration

20th century

1918

1954/2.35.48

color lithograph on paper

rank 7.04594

armed conflicts

declaratory and advertising artifacts

descriptors

events

how we live

information artifacts

information artifacts by function

information forms

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

people and culture

war

world wars

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This is what God gives us - What are you giving so that others may live? Eat less wheat, meat, fats, sugar - Send more to Europe or they will starve

Albert Hendee

Text: This is what GOD gives us - What are you going so that others may live? - Eat less - WHEAT - MEAT - FATS - SUGAR - Send more to Europe or they will Starve - United States Food Administration

20th century

circa 1917

1954/2.35.49

color lithograph on paper

rank 7.04594

armed conflicts

declaratory and advertising artifacts

descriptors

events

how we live

information artifacts

information artifacts by function

information forms

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

people and culture

war

world wars

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Campbell's Soup I, Vegetable

Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

20th century

1968

1969/1.89

screenprint on paper

rank 7.03475

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

plants

the natural world

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Campbell's Soup I, Black Bean

Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

20th century

1968

1969/1.92

screenprint on paper

rank 7.03475

colors

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

visual and tactile

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Weinlaub (Grape Leaves)

Markus Lüpertz

born 1941

20th century

2000/2.298

pastel, watercolor, and gouache on wove paper

rank 7.03352

descriptors

food

fruit

leaves

materials

materials by function

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Mirror, Lion-and-Grape type

Artist Unknown, China

7th-10th century

618-907

1964/2.99

bronze and azurite with black patina

rank 7.00421

animals

descriptors

food

fruit

household objects

mammals

materials

materials by function

the natural world

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Still Life

George Constant

1892-1978

20th century

circa 1935

1943.22

drypoint on paper

rank 7.00421

descriptors

food

fruit

genres

how we live

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

organizations

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Hobo Jungle

John William "Uncle Jack" Dey

1912 - 1978

Second half of 20th century

1955-1978

2002/1.177

airplane paint on composite board

rank 6.96785

animals

atmospheric effects

descriptors

mammals

materials

materials by function

people and occupations

plants

the natural world

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In Prison

George Grosz

1893-1959

20th century

1918

2000/2.224

pen (reed?) and ink on wove paper

rank 6.96785

architecture

descriptors

figures

food

genres

materials

materials by function

medium

objects

people and occupations

sketches

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Fat Pear - Vertical

Billie Mercer

One large pear in the front, a row of pears in the background. The edges of the paper have a brushed effect.

born 1936

1997

2013/2.162

argyrotype on Cranes parchment

rank 6.95638

descriptors

food

furnishings

furnishings by form or function

furniture

furniture by form or function

materials

materials by function

objects we use

support furniture

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Dancing Pears

Billie Mercer

Eight pears in a row, some on their sides, some standing up.

born 1936

1997

2013/2.161

argyrotype on Cranes parchment

rank 6.95638

descriptors

food

furnishings

furnishings by form or function

furniture

furniture by form or function

materials

materials by function

objects we use

support furniture

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Mirror, Lion-and-Grape type

Artist Unknown, China

bronze mirror with highly polished surface, back side deocrated with lions and grape motif and an animal shaped knob in the center.

7th-10th century

618-907

1958/2.74

cast bronze with black patina

rank 6.94534

animals and creatures

copper alloy

copper and copper alloy

descriptors

food

fruit

furnishings

furnishings by form or function

grape (fruit)

inorganic material

mammals

materials

materials by composition

materials by function

metal

metal and metal products

metal by composition or origin

nonferrous metal

objects we use

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Woman Against Wall Eating, and Feeding Baby

Manuel Carrillo

1906-1989

20th century

20th century

1981/2.10

gelatin silver print on paper

rank 6.92724

descriptors

family

figures

how we live

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

people and occupations

relationships

women

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The Great Society 'Inner Core'

Warrington Colescott

born 1921

20th century

1967

1983/1.183

color etching on paper

rank 6.92724

architecture

cityscapes

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

people and occupations

transportation

vehicles

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Seaside

Arthur Lehmann

Born 1913

20th century

1939

1943.78

lithograph on paper

rank 6.88352

bathers

child

clothing

descriptors

figures

hats

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

people and occupations

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Monument

Claes Oldenburg

American, born Sweden, 1929

20th century

1970

1983/1.205

Lithograph on paper

rank 6.88352

animals

descriptors

electricity

genres

mammals

materials

materials by function

mice

modern and contemporary art

objects

the natural world

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Konditormeister Franz Bremer, Koln No. 54

August Sander

1876-1964

20th century

1928

1974/2.25

gelatin silver print on paper

rank 6.85877

building divisions

components

components and systems

components by specific context

descriptors

figures

genres

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

people and occupations

rooms and spaces

rooms and spaces by function

work and instructional spaces

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Dui (food container), with lid

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century

2nd century

1997/1.237A&B

bronze

rank 6.83429

descriptors

materials

materials by function

objects we use

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Equestrian

India, Andhra Pradesh

16th-18th century

16th century - 18th century

1979/2.37

bronze

rank 6.83429

descriptors

materials

materials by function

objects

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Ivory snuff bottle

Artist Unknown, China

20th century

circa 1912-1949

1980/2.67

ivory

rank 6.80013

containers

containers by function or context

containers for personal use

containers for smoking and tobacco use

descriptors

food

materials

materials by function

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by gender

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Untitled

Scott Van Allsburg

Apple wrapped in a piece of paper, creating a circular cone shape.

b. 20th century

20th century

2013/1.265

toned gelatin silver print on paper

rank 6.79708

descriptors

fiber and fiber products

fiber products

food

fruit

materials

materials by form

materials by function

materials by physical form

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Covered Food Basket

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1950

1985/1.159

natural fiber

rank 6.78358

containers

containers by form

containers by function or context

containers for cooking food

containers for storing or transporting food

culinary containers

descriptors

materials

materials by function

object genres

object genres by function

objects

objects we use

vessels

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Glass snuff bottle

Artist Unknown, China

20th century

circa 1900-1940

1980/2.133

glass with agate and horn

rank 6.74078

animal material

containers

containers by function or context

containers for personal use

containers for smoking and tobacco use

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

keratinous material

materials

materials by composition

materials by origin

objects we use

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Liber Studiorum. 6. Jason

Joseph Mallord William Turner

1775-1851

18th-19th century

1775-1851

1953/1.50

mezzotint and etching on paper

rank 6.73979

animal material

animal material by form or function

descriptors

figures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

materials by origin

people and occupations

plants

skeleton and skeleton components

the natural world

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Ivory snuff bottle in the shape of corn

Artist Unknown, China

20th century

circa 1890-1930

1980/2.74

ivory

rank 6.73167

animals and creatures

arthropods

bone

bone by form

combination inorganic/organic animal material

combination inorganic/organic material

containers

containers by function or context

containers for personal use

containers for smoking and tobacco use

dentin

descriptors

food

materials

materials by composition

materials by function

objects we use

tooth and tooth components

tooth components

Table with Double-Dragon Design

Artist Unknown, Korea

The rectangular table has shaped aprons and a reveal-moulded top above tour squared cbriole legs. The red/brown lacquer finish is heavily inlaid in mother-of-pearl, tortoise shell, two colors of shagreen and brass wire. It is also decorated with gold dust. Motifs on the top include writhing dragons, Taoist yin-yang symbold and a border with repeats of auspicious objects. The aprons repeat the symbols of the borders.

19th century

2009/2.108

mother-of-pearl inlays on lacquered wood

rank 6.72397

descriptors

furnishings

furnishings by form or function

furniture

furniture by form or function

materials

materials by origin

objects we use

plant material

support furniture

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Ivory snuff bottle in the shape of a citron

Artist Unknown, China

20th century

circa 1912-1949

1980/2.70

ivory

rank 6.69690

bone

bone by form

combination inorganic/organic animal material

combination inorganic/organic material

containers

containers by function or context

containers for personal use

containers for smoking and tobacco use

dentin

descriptors

food

fruit

materials

materials by composition

materials by function

objects we use

tooth and tooth components

tooth components

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Birthday Party

Richard Wilt

1915-1981

20th century

1949

1974/2.9

oil on canvas

rank 6.69442

birthdays

candles and candleholders

dances

descriptors

furnishings

furnishings by form or function

lighting devices

lighting devices by form

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

objects we use

plants

the natural world

vessels

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Grand Coulee Dam

Richard Garrod

Black and white image of a portion of the dam at water's edge.

born 1924

2013/1.230

gelatin silver print on paper

rank 6.65605

buildings and the land

descriptors

hydraulic structures by function

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

single built works

single built works by function

single built works by specific type