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  • Description: 1980s
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    • Au Naturel.

    • Young British Art
    • "Lucas grew up in a working-class environment in East London and uses its idioms in her work. To some extent she has also borrowed from the American art that she saw in the late 1980s in London's Saatchi Gallery. Her 'grungy' abject imagery partly...
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Reprint sheet 17.

    • Writing materials; Children; Insects; Angels; Reading; Animals; Sleds & sleighs; Rafts; Stills (Distilleries); Medical equipment & supplies; Prisoners; Men; Women; Snowflakes; Body parts; Shells (Anatomy)
    • This set of woodblock prints was reprinted in the 1980s. With the exception of the caterpillars on leaves, the fossil, the conch shell, the deer by the body of water, the man leaning toward the dog, and the horses running past trees, the images...
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Reprint sheet 16.

    • Writing materials; Animals; Children; Baseball; Play (Recreation); Women; Men; Steamboats; Tickets; Spinning; Carts & wagons; Servants; Buildings; Toys; Books; Hunting; Jack-o-lanterns; Harvesting; Laborers; African Americans; Covered wagons
    • This set of woodblock prints was reprinted in the 1980s. With the exception of the fox hiding from dog behind a log, the boy carving a Jack o'lantern, the blackbird, the turkey and snake, and the laborers on the riverfront, the images duplicate the...
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Reprint sheet 14.

    • Slavery; African Americans; Women; Men; Children; Animals; Axes; Spinning apparatus; Carts & wagons; Reading; Woodworking; Play (Recreation); Sailboats; Wash tubs; Shoe shining; Toys; Clocks & watches; Moon; Bricklaying
    • This set of woodblock prints was reprinted in the 1980s. With the exception of the three boys and woman with sailboat in washtub, the cat chasing bird, and the clockmaker, the images duplicate the earlier prints in this collection. Woodblock prints...
    • Balaclavas.

    • Postmodern; Contemporary
    • Series of five woolen hoods; "The motifs on Trockel's knitted balaclavas emblematized various issues. The 'bunnies', for instance, teasingly evoked the kind of imagery displayed in [Sigmar] Polke's Playboy Bunnies, whilst the swastikas nudged taboo...
    • Newton Owen Postcard Collection

    • Postcards--Kentucky; Postcards--Middle West; Postcards--Southern States; Greeting cards; Christmas cards; Easter cards;
    • The Newton Owen Postcard Collection represents nearly a century in the life and travels of an extended Kentucky family. The earliest cards date to the late 19th century, and while the bulk of the collection dates to the period 1900-1940, there are...
    • Talking.

    • New Image; Contemporary; Postmodern
    • "As in certain paintings by Francis Bacon, existential givens were made stubbornly palpable in Guston's pictures. Recurrent images such as a head with a single wide-open eye, wrist-watches, bare light-bulbs, or cigarette butts spoke of bouts of...
    • Made in Heaven.

    • Neo-Geo; Contemporary; Postmodern
    • Lithograph billboard poster. "Koons followed up this poster with a series of explicit, human-scale, photo-based 'paintings' of the couple having sex. Characteristically, Koons asserted that his concerns were far removed from pornography. He had...
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Reprint sheet 21.

    • Men; Women; Horses; Shipping; Steam engines; Railroad stations; Stores & shops; Buildings; Department stores; Carts & wagons; Animals; Writing materials; Children; Indigenous people; Books; Reading; Dairy farming;
    • This set of woodblock prints was reprinted in the 1980s. The images duplicate the earlier prints in this collection. Woodblock prints of, from left to right starting at top left: man and woman riding galloping horses; men loading or unloading...
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Reprint sheet 15.

    • Men; Women; Children; Newspapers; Ladders; Sailors; Ship equipment & rigging; Animals; Discovery & exploration; Indigenous people; Indians of North America; Danger; Violins; Log cabins; Pipes (Smoking); Play (Recreation); Knights
    • This set of woodblock prints was reprinted in the 1980s. The images duplicate the earlier prints in this collection. Woodblock prints of, from left to right starting at top left: boy, standing in room with man holding newspaper, gesturing through...
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Reprint sheet 5.

    • Men; Women; Children; Animals; Play (Recreation); Churns; Axes; Toys; Trees; Steamboats; Servants; Sailboats; Reading; Baseball; Containers; Flowers
    • This set of woodblock prints was reprinted in the 1980s. With the exception of the caged lion, the saddle, and the man wearing vest resting on log, holding axe, while boy carries sheaves of wheat, the images duplicate the earlier prints in this...
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Reprint sheet 22.

    • Men; Children; Animals; Sleds & sleighs; Knights; Women; Chivalry; Dairy farming; Carts & wagons; Sailors; Naval warfare; Reading; Justice; Ladders; Skeletons; Scythes; Bones; Steam engines; Railroad stations; Steamboats; Body parts; Geometry;...
    • This set of woodblock prints was reprinted in the 1980s. With the exception of the paddle-wheel steamboat, the zeppelin, the teapot or genie bottle, the three-dimensional rectangle, the flower with 9 spokes, the eagle perched on shield, the...
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Reprint sheet 3.

    • Men; Children; Animals; Insects; Containers; Play (Recreation); Baseball; Fruit; Nuns; Toys; Ships; Farmhouses; Trees; Beds; Writing materials; Reading; Log cabins; Tickets
    • This set of woodblock prints was reprinted in the 1980s. With the exception of the grapevine, the large cat jumping to the ground, the porcelain bowl, the black-and-white dog, and the log cabin with smoke coming from chimney, the images duplicate...
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Reprint sheet 18.

    • Flowers; Plants; Women; Children; Reading; Horses; Alligators; Steamboats; Waterfronts; Plows; Agricultural machinery & implements; Monkeys; Parrots; Dogs
    • This set of woodblock prints was reprinted in the 1980s. The images duplicate the earlier prints in this collection. Woodblock prints of, from left to right starting at top left: flowering plant; leaves and berries; flowers and leaves; flower with...

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