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Death of Rubén Salazar - 1993.19 - 1a

Frank Romero

Born: East Los Angeles, California 1941

Death of Rubén Salazar

1986, oil on canvas

 

James Buchanan - 1906.9.5 - 1a

Jacob Eichholtz

Born: Lancaster, Pennsylvania 1776– Died: Lancaster, Pennsylvania 1842

James Buchanan

1834, oil on canvas

 

 

People in the Sun - 1969.47.61 - 2a

Edward Hopper

Born: Nyack, New York 1882– Died: New York, New York 1967

People in the Sun

1960, oil on canvas

 

 

Mary Hopkinson - 1926.6.1 - 1a

Studio of Benjamin West

Mary Hopkinson

about 1764, oil on canvas

 

 

The Breakdown - 1967.59.589 - 1a

William H. Johnson

Born: Florence, South Carolina 1901– Died: Central Islip, New York 1970

The Breakdown

about 1940-1941, oil on plywood

 

 

Christ Walking on Water - 1991.205.14 - 1a

B. J. O. Nordfeldt

Born: Tullstorp, Sweden 1878– Died: Henderson, Texas 1955

Christ Walking on Water

1951, oil on canvas

 

 

Rack Picture for William Malcolm Bunn - 1973.148 - 1a

John F. Peto

Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1854– Died: Island Heights, New Jersey 1907

Rack Picture for William Malcolm Bunn

1882, oil on canvas

 

 

Portrait of Frank Hamilton Cushing - 1985.66.312,6 - 1a

Thomas Hovenden

Born: Dunmanway, Ireland 1840– Died: Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania

Portrait of Frank Hamilton Cushing

1895, oil on canvas

 

 

Catskill Creek - 1966.50 - 1a

Jasper Francis Cropsey

Born: Rossville, New York 1823– Died: Hastings-on-Hudson, New York

Catskill Creek

1895, oil on canvas

 

 

A Bride - 1929.6.111 - 1a

Abbott Handerson Thayer

Born: Boston, Massachusetts 1849–Died: Dublin, New Hampshire 1921

A Bride

1895, oil on canvas

 

 

Portrait of Rubens' Wife - 1956.11.28 - 1a

Unidentified

Copy after Peter Paul Rubens (Born: Siegen, Westphalia, Germany 1577– Died: Antwerp, Belgium 1640)

Portrait of Rubens’ Wife

17th century, oil on canvas

 

 

Portrait of Lexington - 1980.137.93 - 1a

Thomas J. Scott

Born: Tullytown, Pennsylvania– Died: Lexington, Kentucky 1888

Portrait of Lexington

about 1857, oil on canvas mounted on fiberboard

 

 

Portrait of a Lady (Mrs. William B. Cabot) - 1929.6.124 - 1a

Abbott Handerson Thayer

Born: Boston, Massachusetts 1849– Died: Dublin, New Hampshire 1921

Portrait of a Lady (Mrs. William B. Cabot)

1900-1902, oil on canvas

 

 

Picuris Mountain (Near Taos) - 1993.48.3 - 1a

Ernest L. Blumenschein

Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1874–Died: Albuquerque, New Mexico 1960

Picuris Mountain (Near Taos)

about 1940, oil on canvas

 

 

Untitled - 1986.92.74 - 1a

Ad Reinhardt

(Born: Buffalo, New York 1913– Died: New York, New York 1967)

Untitled

1937, oil on wood

 

 

The Sick Child - 1991.9 - 1a

J. Bond Francisco

Born: Cincinnati, Ohio 1863– Died: Los Angeles, California 1931

The Sick Child

1893, oil on canvas

 

 

Jackpot Machine - 1995.37 - 1a

Wayne Thiebaud

Born: Mesa, Arizona 1920

Jackpot Machine

1962, oil on canvas

 

 

The Landing of Columbus - 1971.5 - 1a

John Vanderlyn

Born: ingston, New York 1775– Died: Kingston, New York 1852

The Landing of Columbus

about 1840, oil on canvas

 

 

Passing Song - 1929.6.103 - 1a

Albert Pinkham Ryder

Born: New Bedford, Massachusetts 1847– Died: New York, New York 1917

Passing Song

about 1840, oil on canvas

 

 

Fisher Girl of Picardy - 1915.3.1 - 1a

Elizabeth Nourse

Born: Mount Healthy, Ohio 1859– Died: Paris, France 1938

Fisher Girl of Picardy

about 1840, oil on canvas

 

 

La France Croisée - 1970.69 - 2a

Romaine Brooks

Born: Rome, Italy 1874– Died: Nice, France 1970

La France Croisee

1914, oil on canvas

 

 

Kee-o-kúk, The Watchful Fox, Chief of the Tribe - 1985.66.1 - 1a

George Catlin

Born: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 1796– Died: Jersey City, New Jersey 1872

Kee-o-kuk, The Watchful Fox, Chief of the Tribe

1835, oil on canvas

 

 

Gene Davis' Hot Beat striped painting with bright vertical colors - 1976.108.33 - 2a

Gene Davis

Born: Washington, District of Columbia 1920– Died: Washington, District of Columbia 1985

Hot Beat

1835, oil on canvas

 

 

Bar Italia - 1969.47.54 - 1a

Paul Cadmus

Born: New York, New York 1904– Died: Weston, Connecticut 1999

Bar Italia

1953-1955, tempera on wood

 

 

2 Dogs--3 BANDSMEN; and camera - 1986.65.138 - 1a

Jon Serl

Born: Olean, New York 1894– Died: Lake Elsinore, California 1993

2 Dogs—3 BANDSMEN; and camera

1953-1955, tempera on wood

 

 

Tribute to the American Working People - 1986.6.97 - 1a

Honoré Sharrer

Born: West Point, New York 1920– Died: Washington, District of Columbia

Tribute to the American Working People

2009, oil on composition board

 

 

Cliffs of the Upper Colorado River, Wyoming Territory - 1936.12.4 - 1a

Thomas Moran

Born: Bolton, England 1837– Died: Santa Barbara, California 1926

Cliffs of the Upper Colorado River, Wyoming Territory

1882, oil on canvas

 

 

Dowager in a Wheelchair - 1986.6.90 - 1a

Philip Evergood

Born: New York, New York 1901– Died: Bridgewater, Connecticut 1973

Dowager in a Wheelchair

1952, oil on fiberboard

 

 

The Voice of the Great Spirit - 1985.66.362,162 - 1a

Joseph Henry Sharp

Born: Bridgeport, Ohio 1859– Died: Pasadena, California 1953

The Voice of the Great Spirit

1952, oil on fiberboard

 

 

Construction of the Dam (study for mural, the Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C.) - 1965.18.11A-C - 1a

William Gropper

Born: New York, New York 1897– Died: Manhasset, New York 1977

Construction of the Dam (study for mural, the Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C.)

1938, oil on canvas

 

 

Leuk 5 - 1986.92.66 - 1a

Laszlo Moholy-Nagy

Born: Bacsbarsod, Hungary 1895– Died: Chicago, Illinois 1946

Leuk 5

1938, oil and pencil on canvas

 

 

Portrait of Frances C. Houston - 1929.6.33 - 1a

Thomas Wilmer Dewing

Born: Boston, Massachusetts 1851– Died: New York, New York 1938

Portrait of Frances C. Houston

1938, oil and pencil on canvas

 

 

Amelia Earhart - 1967.8.1 - 1a

Alexandrina Robertson Harris

Born: Aberdeen, Scotland 1886– Died: New York, New York 1978

Amelia Earhart

about 1935, watercolor on ivory

 

 

Brownstone - 1986.90.1 - 1a

Harvey Dinnerstein

Born: New York, New York 1928

Brownstone

1958-1960, oil on canvas

 

 

Geronimo - 2000.68 - 1a

Elbridge Ayer Burbank

Born: Harvard, Illinois 1858– Died: San Francisco, California 1949

Geronimo

about 1900, oil on canvas

 

 

Salome - 1983.95.207A - 1a

Henry Ossawa Tanner

Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1859– Died: Paris, France 1937

Salome

1899,oil on board

 

 

Ruins of Asrum Asia Minor: Explored with Layard (Sir Henry Layard) - 1992.66.4 - 1a

Miner Kilbourne Kellogg

Born: Manlius Square, New York 1814– Died: Toledo, Ohio 1889

Ruins of Asrum Asia Minor: Explored with Layard (Sir Henry Layard)

about 1845, oil on paperboard

 

 

Autumn Sunshine - 1978.68 - 1a

George Cochran Lambdin

Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1830– Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1896

Autumn Sunshine

1880, oil on canvas

 

 

Godly Susan - 1992.84 - 1a

Roger Medearis

Born: Fayette, Missouri 1920– Died: San Marino, California 2001

Godly Susan

1941, egg tempera on board

 

 

Hudson River at Cold Spring - 1976.62 - 1a

Johann Hermann Carmiencke

Born: Hamburg, Germany 1810– Died: Brooklyn, New York 1867

Hudson River at Cold Spring

1861, oil on canvas

 

 

Double Portrait of the Artist in Time - 1978.51 - 1a

Helen Lundeberg

Born: Chicago, Illinois 1908– Died: Los Angeles, California 1999

Double Portrait of the Artist in Time

1861, oil on canvas

 

 

Study for Mural for Appellate Court Building, New York; "Statute Law", Helmet for Figure of "Force" - 1983.114.4 - 1a

Kenyon Cox

Born: Warren, Ohio 1856– Died: New York, New York 1919

Study for Mural for Appellate Court Building, New York; “Statute Law”, Helmet for Figure of “Force”

about 1899, oil on canvas

 

 

After Titian - 1986.6.78 - 1a

Ben Shahn

Born: Kovno, Lithuania 1898– Died: New York, New York 1969

After Titian

1959, tempera on fiberboard

 

 

Georgianna Frances Adams - 1950.6.2 - 1a

Asher B. Durand

Born: Jefferson Village, New Jersey 1796 Died: Maplewood, New Jersey 1886

Georgianna Frances Adams

1886, oil on canvas

 

 

Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Wase - 1967.39.1 - 1a

George Bellows

Born: Columbus, Ohio 1882– Died: New York, New York 1925

Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Wase

1924, oil on canvas

 

 

State Names - 2004.28 - 1a

Jaune Quick-To-See Smith

Born: St. Ignatius, Montana 1940

State Names

2000, oil, collage and mixed media on canvas

 

 

Hemlock Pool - 1929.6.140 - 1a

John Henry Twachtman

Born: Cincinnati, Ohio 1853– Died: Gloucester, Massachusetts

Hemlock Pool

1902, oil on canvas

 

 

Marian Anderson - 1967.59.657 - 1a

William H. Johnson

Born: Florence, South Carolina 1901– Died: Central Islip, New York 1970

Marian Anderson

1901, oil on paperboard

 

 

Central Park South - 1980.122.11 - 1a

Howard Cook

Born: Springfield, Massachusetts 1901– Died: Santa Fe, New Mexico 1980

Central Park

1901, wood engraving on paper

 

 

Whaler off the Vineyard--Outward Bound - 1978.72 - 4a

William Bradford

Born: Fairhaven, Massachusetts 1823– Died: New York, New York

Whaler off the Vineyard--Outward Bound

1892, oil on fiberboard

 

 

Red Abstraction - 1978.40.2 - 1a

Alma Thomas

Born: Columbus, Georgia 1891– Died: Washington, District of Columbia 1978

Red Abstraction

1959, oil on canvas

 

 

Mail Service in the Tropics (mural study, U.S. Post Office Department, Washington, D.C.) - 1982.86.2 - 1a

Rockwell Kent

Born: Tarrytown Heights, New York 1882– Died: Plattsburgh, New York 1971

Mail Service in the Tropics (mural study, U.S. Post Office Department, Washington, D.C.)

about 1935-1936, pencil and oil on plywood