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    • 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...
    • The Persistence of Memory.

    • Surrealist; Modern (styles and periods); Modernist
    • "Dali's famous 'melting clocks' in The Persistence of Memory portray the uncanny quality of certain dreams. In a stark, oddly illuminated landscape, a number of elements referring to time - watches, eggs, a dead fish, a dead tree - are juxtaposed...
    • Meter.

    • Assimilation (Sociology)--United States; Immigrants--Cultural assimilation; Students, Foreign--Books and reading; Body image in art; Artists' books--Specimens
    • "Images and text were printed using Epson Stylus Pro 9800 on Somerset Velvet fine art paper, then laser cut and bound in single page Coptic binding structure with plastic covers at Columbia College Chicago's Center for Book and Paper Arts 2011. The...
    • Untitled.

    • Abstract (fine arts style); Minimal; Modern (styles and periods); Modernist
    • "Judd's industrially manufactured, modular pieces, developed from 1966 onwards, were stubbornly empirical investigations of specific materials and visual effects. He shunned mystification and openly declared the nature of his structures. The...
    • Feathers.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • "The text of this book was printed on Copperplate in Albertus type using a LaserJet printer. The intaglio images were printed on Copperplate, using a single zinc plate for each image, with all colors printed simultaneously. The covers are of...
    • Cow Wallpaper, detail.

    • Pop (fine arts styles); Modern (styles and periods)
    • "Warhol's 'wallpaper' initially decorated a room at Leo Castelli's New York gallery in April, 1966. Another room was devoted to his floating Silver Clouds (helium-filled silver pillows)." (Caption, p.111); "[Robert] Rauschenberg's early 1960s...
    • Big Painting VI.

    • Pop (fine arts styles); Abstract (fine arts style)
    • "Whilst clearly representing a critique of free expression, Lichtenstein's 'brushstrokes', like most of his other Pop works, had an exact comic-book source. They initially derived from a strip entitled 'The Painting' published in Charlton Comics'...
    • [Beechland / Spring Lake Farm].

    • Houses; Dwellings; Architecture; Buildings
    • A back view of a two story brick house that was located at 8500 Six Mile Lane in Jeffersontown, Ky. A single story ell has a windowed room, likely a sun room. Behind it is a two story porch attached to the house. The house was known as Beechland,...
    • Book of Hours, Italy, late 15th century, fragment.

    • Book of Hours--Italy--Illustrations; Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval--Italy; Manuscripts, Medieval; Illuminations 1200-1500
    • A Book of Hours was the primary text for private lay devotion in the late middle ages and Renaissance. Consisting of the cycle of prayers to be recited at the eight canonical hours or established times for prayers throughout the day, the content of...
    • Logan Company chain link fence, 1928.

    • Fences; Metallurgical industry; Iron industry; Buildings
    • A copy photograph of a metal chain link fence surrounding the yard of a house. On the right is a view of the side of a single story house. The copy was produced by Caufield & Shook but the original photographer and location are unknown. The copy...
    • Logan Company iron railing on porch, 1928.

    • Metallurgical industry; Iron industry; Doors & doorways; Ironwork; Buildings; Architecture; Railings; Porches
    • A copy photograph of an iron railing on the porch of a brick building. The entrance has two double doors flanked by a window and another single door entrance. An architectural drawing of part of the railing is in on the right side of the...
    • Logan Company iron staircase, 1928.

    • Metallurgical industry; Iron industry; Stairways; Ironwork
    • A copy photograph of an iron staircase at an unknown location, possibly in Louisville, Ky. The stairwell is outside attached to a hallway that connects two wings of a building. It leads to a single doorway on the second floor. The copy was produced...

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