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Check for portfolio Record Title Artist Physical Description Artist Life Dates Century Object Creation Date Accession Number Medium and Support Secondary Keywords
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Untitled

Karel Appel

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1921 - 2006, Zurich, Switzerland

20th century

1921-1989

1997/1.167

color lithograph on dark cream Arches wove paper

genres

modern and contemporary art

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Homage to the Square

Josef Albers

American, born Germany, 1888-1976

20th century

1970

1997/1.169

color lithograph on cream wove paper

genres

geometric shapes

modern and contemporary art

rectangles

visual and tactile

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Pewabic Vase

Pewabic Pottery

This is a tall vase with an oval shaped body. It has a short neck with a flat banded lip and the shoulder has a distinct, but rounded edge. It has a dark blue glaze and the upper portion has a golden iridescent color. The surface of the pottery is very rough with bumps and rough patches.

20th c.

20th century

1909-1930

1997/1.186

stoneware with iridescent glaze

attributes and properties

attributes and properties by specific type

containers

containers by form

descriptors

form attributes

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels

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Union Square and Bank of Metropolis

Joseph Pennell

1857-1926

20th century

1904

1997/1.265

etching and drypoint on beige wove paper

architecture

european

european styles and periods

modern and contemporary art

modern british styles and movements

modern british styles by reign

modern european regional styles and movements

modern european styles and movements

people and culture

people and occupations

plants

streets

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

the natural world

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Performer, from the portfolio "Le Café Concert''

Henri-Gabriel Ibels

1867-1936

19th century

1867-1936

1997/1.268

lithograph on dark cream wove paper

laughing

man

modern and contemporary art

people and occupations

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Untitled [Canal Boats]

Camille-Arthur Fonce

born 1867

20th century

1867-1967

1997/1.269

drypoint on dark cream wove paper

architecture

geography

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

plants

the natural world

transportation vehicles

vehicles

watercraft

watercraft by general type

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Still Life

Emil Ganso

1895 - 1941

20th century

circa 1920-1939

1997/1.270

wood engraving on cream wove paper

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

coverings and hangings

coverings and hangings by location or context

coverings and hangings by specific type

coverings and hangings for furniture

coverings and hangings for storage and support furniture

culinary containers

dishes

furnishings

furnishings by form or function

genres

making art

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects

objects we use

people and occupations

plants

table coverings

the natural world

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Vase with crackled glaze

Pewabic Pottery

Cylindrical vessel with striated glaze. The rings of the thrown clay can be seen beneath the glaze.

20th c.

20th century

1900-1930

1997/1.296

stoneware with pale green glaze

containers

containers by form

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels

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House Through Trees (Yadoo)

Beauford Delaney

1910 - 1979

20th century

1952

1997/1.528

oil on canvas

genres

houses

modern and contemporary art

people and occupations

plants

the natural world

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Street Scene

Beauford Delaney

1910 - 1979

20th century

1951

1997/1.529

oil on canvas

animals

architecture

atmospheric effects

child

mammals

men

modern and contemporary art

objects

people and occupations

streets

the natural world

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verso: sketch of airplanes (?) [upside down in relation to image on recto]

Jacob Lawrence

Eight abstracted figures (three kneeling in front and five standing in back) wearing orange tank tops and white shorts face the viewer; two basketballs and five trophies between figures in the foreground. Figures stand in front of a background of fragmented, arched and circular areas of color in blues and golds.

1917 - 2000

20th century

1953

1997/1.530

tempera over black colored pencil on wood board

ball game equipment

balls for sports

court ball games

court games

descriptors

european

european styles and periods

genres

how we live

modern american styles and periods

modern and contemporary art

modern european fine arts styles and movements

modern european styles and movements

modern north american styles and movements

object genres

object genres by function

objects

objects we use

people and culture

people and occupations

physical activities

physical activities by location

physical activities by specific context

recreational artifacts

recreational artifacts for competitive activities

sports

sports and athletic equipment

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

the americas

visual works

visual works by subject type

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Harriet and the Promised Land No. 15: Canada Bound

Jacob Lawrence

1917 - 2000

20th century

1967

1997/1.531

gouache and tempera over black colored pencil on very rough cream wove paper

atmospheric effects

blood

modern and contemporary art

people and occupations

stars

the natural world

women

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Builders (The Family)

Jacob Lawrence

1917 - 2000

20th century

1974

1997/1.532

screenprint on paper

modern and contemporary art

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Hiroshima Series

Jacob Lawrence

1917 - 2000

20th century

1983

1997/1.533.1

screenprint, printed in eleven colors on Somerset soft-white paper

animal material

animal material by form or function

descriptors

genres

materials

materials by origin

modern and contemporary art

objects

people and occupations

skeleton and skeleton components

skeleton components

standing

weaponry

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Hiroshima Series

Jacob Lawrence

1917 - 2000

20th century

1983

1997/1.533.2

screenprint, printed in eleven colors on Somerset soft-white paper

animal material

animal material by form or function

descriptors

genres

materials

materials by origin

modern and contemporary art

people and occupations

skeleton and skeleton components

skeleton components

standing

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Die Säule [The Piillar]

Paul Klee

watercolor and ink on paper

1879-1940

20th century

1926

2000/2.160

watercolor and ink on paper

genres

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

paintings

paintings by material or technique

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

What I See When I Look at You

Chris Doyle

15-minute video projected onto a building

born 1959

21st century

2000

2001/1.371

video (DV Cam)

architectural elements

architectural elements by building type

components

components and systems

components by specific context

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

perspective and shading techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

sculpture

sculpture by location or context

time-based works

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

visual works by subject type

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Love

Robert Indiana

The word “love” printed in capital letters in red on a blue and green background with a black border or frame

born 1928

20th century

1967

2002/1.234

color lithograph on paper

artistic concepts

associated concepts

components

components and systems

components by specific context

concepts in the arts

concepts relating to the creative process

devotional images

information form components

international post-1945 styles and movements

layout features

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

people and culture

post-1945 fine arts styles and movements

religious visual works

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

text-based art

visual works

visual works by function

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Ternary Marker

Beverly Pepper

abstracted figural bronze

born 1922

20th century

1988

2003/2.78

cast bronze

genres

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

sculpture

sculpture by technique

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

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Requiem

Erwin Binder

bronze abstract sculpture

1934-1993

20th century

1988

2004/2.107

bronze on concrete

architecture

copper alloy

copper and copper alloy

descriptors

european

european styles and periods

figures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal

metal and metal products

metal by composition or origin

modern and contemporary art

modern european fine arts styles and movements

modern european styles and movements

nonferrous metal

objects we use

people and culture

people and occupations

sculpture

sculpture by location or context

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Basílica do Palácio Nacional de Mafra

Candida Höfer

chromogenic print

born 1944

21st century

2006

2007/2.15

chromogenic color print on paper

architecture

building divisions

buildings

buildings and the land

churches

churches by location or context

components

components and systems

components by specific context

europe (continent)

geographic and political locations

interior spaces

modern and contemporary art

photographs

places of worship

religious buildings

religious structures

rooms and spaces

rooms and spaces by location or context

single built works

single built works by function

single built works by specific type

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Untitled (Structural Constellation drawing)

Josef Albers

pen and ink drawing on half inch grid graph paper ruled in blue

American, born Germany, 1888-1976

20th century

circa 1955

2007/2.5

pen and ink on half inch grid graph paper ruled in blue

visual arts

abstraction

artistic concepts

associated concepts

coating (material)

coating by form

concepts in the arts

descriptors

diagrams

document genres

document genres by form

drawings

drawings by technique

european

european styles and periods

forms of expression

image-making processes and techniques

information forms

international post-1945 styles and movements

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

modern european fine arts styles and movements

modern european styles and movements

objects we use

people and culture

post-1945 fine arts styles and movements

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

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From the Radio Tower, Berlin

László Moholy-Nagy

gelatin silver print, printed no later than 1946, signed by the artist in pencil on the reverse, lower right

Hungary, 1895-1946

20th century

1928

2007/2.59

gelatin silver print on paper

albums

architecture

components and systems

descriptors

europe (continent)

european

european styles and periods

geographic and political locations

image-making processes and techniques

infrastructural systems

modern and contemporary art

modern european fine arts styles and movements

modern european styles and movements

object groupings and systems

objects

people and culture

perspective and shading techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

systems

systems by function

telecommunication systems

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Apsara Warrior

Ouk Chim Vichet

metal figural sculpture made of decommissioned AK-47s welded together

b. 1981

20th century

circa 2004

2007/2.79

metal

art genres

artistic concepts

asia (continent)

associated concepts

buildings and the land

concepts in the arts

geographic and political locations

memorials

modern and contemporary art

objects

people and culture

people and occupations

single built works

single built works by function

single built works by specific type

women

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Crocodile Tears: Buried Treasure (De Chirico V)

Douglas Huebler

color photograph with comic-strip-style illustrations in black acrylic on white paper, mounted and framed

(1924 - 1997)

20th century

1990

2008/1.160.1

photograph and acrylic on canvas

building divisions

components

components and systems

components by specific context

display rooms and spaces

figures

international post-1945 styles and movements

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

people and culture

people and occupations

post-1945 fine arts styles and movements

rooms and spaces

rooms and spaces by function

streets

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

visual works

visual works by function

visual works by medium or technique

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Crocodile Tears: Buried Treasure (De Chirico V)

Douglas Huebler

acrylic painting on canvas

21st century

1990

2008/1.160.2

acrylic on canvas

international post-1945 styles and movements

making art

modern and contemporary art

movement

people and culture

post-1945 fine arts styles and movements

styles and periods

styles and periods by region