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    • Christmas greetings.

    • Christmas greetings.

    • Christmas trees; Dogs; Children; Children; Animals; Christmas cards; Books

    • Child and a dog look at a large picture book. They are seated on the floor. A small Christmas tree stands on a table behind them, and toys are lying on the floor in front of them. Postmarked 1919 on verso. "Series 45 D" printed on verso.
    • Myers Hall, interior with dental chair.

    • Myers Hall, interior with dental chair.

    • Buildings; University of Louisville--Buildings; University of Louisville. School of Dentistry; University of Louisville. College of Dentistry; Dental equipment & supplies; Chairs;

    • Room in Myers Hall with dental chair. This appears to be an examination room. There is a box with several drawers on a table near the chair, and book cases along the wall. There is also what appears to be a spitoon attached to, or hanging from, the...
    • Cheerleaders, University of Louisville, circa 1969.

    • Cheerleaders, University of Louisville, circa 1969.

    • Cheerleading; University of Louisville--Students; Students;

    • Five cheerleaders from the 1969 squad in formation. Patricia Allison, assistant dean of women, stands near them holding a book. From left, clockwise: Kathy Dwinell, Karen Koshewa, Jeanne Carol Camp, Anne Weyhing, Pam Recktenwald.
    • Still Life--Writing Table.

    • Still Life--Writing Table.

    • Paintings; Oil paintings; Still life paintings; Still lifes; Business & finance; Tables; Furniture; Books; Encyclopedias & dictionaries; Geography; Money; Coins; Greenbacks; Correspondence; Pens; Writing materials; Envelopes; Marks...

    • “In The Writing Table, eight meticulously described items are arranged on a cool green trompe-l’oeiled marble slab: a hefty leather-bound tome; a small shiny gold or copper coin; a sparkling silver coin; a roll of well-worn five-dollar bills;...
    • [The Hat Makes the Man].

    • [The Hat Makes the Man].

    • Mixed media; Collages; Gouaches; Watercolors; Oil paintings; Paintings; Drawings; Pencil works; Pen works; Ink drawings; Cutouts; Puns (Visual works); Humorous pictures; Symbols; Hats; Headgear; Artists' signatures; Inscriptions

    • From caption: C'est le chapeau qui fait l'homme / collage; from the MOMA website (http://www.moma.org) (11-2011): The Hat Makes the Man / Max Ernst (French, born Germany. 1891-1976) (1920). Gouache, pencil, oil, and ink on cut-and-pasted printed...
    • The Hat Makes the Man.

    • The Hat Makes the Man.

    • Mixed media; Collages; Gouaches; Watercolors; Oil paintings; Paintings; Drawings; Pencil works; Pen works; Ink drawings; Cutouts; Puns (Visual works); Humorous pictures; Symbols; Hats; Headgear; Artists' signatures; Inscriptions

    • Cut and pasted paper, pencil, ink, and watercolor on paper. “Ernst's appreciation for visual and linguistic puns was likely fostered by Freud’s book Jokes and Their Relation to the Unconscious. Here, Ernst cut, pasted, and stacked photographs...
    • The Profanation of the Host.

    • The Profanation of the Host.

    • Paintings; Oil paintings; Fantasy; Symbols; Allusions; Disgrace; Anxiety; Distress; Sex; Lust; Relations between the sexes; Heads (Anatomy); Women; Men; Fathers; Nudes; Body parts; Lions; Animals; Ants; Locusts; Insects; Chalices; Drinking vessels;...

    • "Dali's variation on Paolo Uccello's work of the same title, this is probably his most sacrilegious painting." (Caption); The Profanation of the Host […] is one of Dali's most sacrilegious paintings (although later he tried to exonerate...
    • In Limbo.

    • In Limbo.

    • Sculpture; Dolls; Toys; Arms (Anatomy); Legs; Heads (Anatomy); Body parts; Boxes; Containers; Surplus commodities; Commercialism; Capitalism; Economics; Industry; Commerce

    • "Whilst implicitly acknowledging the Surrealism of [Joseph] Cornell, Arman possibly evokes [Roland] Barthes's mournful vision of commodified toys as expressed in the latter's book Mythologies (1957). Barthes wrote that in the consumerist era,...
    • Noah's Ark.

    • Noah's Ark.

    • Paintings; Oil paintings; Storytelling; Biblical events; Floods; Light; Lightning; Noah's ark; Ships; Boats; Vessels; Vehicles; Ladders; Men; Gestures; Pointing fingers; Climbing; Animals; Wild cats; Walking; Birds; Flying

    • One of seven paintings based on a book of poems by James Weldon Johnson called God's Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse.
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