circa 1690 | Oil on canvas
with funds provided by the Bernard and Edith Lewin Collection of Mexican Art Deaccession Fund Artwork ... Notes:  <p>A century before the fad for chinoiserie and japonism captivated Europe, luxury ... commodities from China, Japan, and India made their way to the Americas via the famous Manila galleons, which ...
circa 1929-1931 | Wood panel with gilt, polychrome, and ivory
and religious nature of his works-meant to be the externalizations of mystical visions-seem to come ... polychrome, and ivory Full Title:  The Hymn Portfolio Orig Lang Title:  Portfolio Translated Title:  Edition ... decorative characteristics of the country’s folk styles, the art of Gustav Klimt (1862-1918) and the Vienna ...
1876 | Oil on canvas
painted a series of watercolors and paintings of the life of rural African Americans. Critics hailed him ... American subject matter. Homer brought the same respect and sympathy the French artists had for their ... paintings. The war’s devastation did not destroy the American belief in progress, and there was an ...
1954 | Oil on canvas | On View
nature. The titles of his paintings, influenced by visits to the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the ... American Museum of Natural History, often recall landscapes both actual and imagined. Though Baziotes never ... Baziotes blended the textures of Abstract Expressionism with the biomorphic forms and calligraphic marks of ...