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The following records have been selected to illustrate the range and variety of works in The AMICO Library,a nd to illustrate usage of fields in the AMICO Data Dictionary. For further details on field use, see the Notes on the Sample Records, and the Cataloging Examples page.

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Work Description
Achilles Painter
Lekythos (Oil Bottle)
High Classical Period, 450/440 B.C.
Earthenware, white-ground technique — h.: 30.8 cm (12-1/8 in.); diam. at shoulder: 9.8 cm (3-7/8 in.)
The Art Institute of Chicago, Gift of Martin A. Ryerson
AIC_.1907.20
Gilbert Adrian
Movie Costume for Norma Shearer in "Marie Antoinette" (MGM)
1938
Silk organza over metallic silver lamé trimmed with silver passementerie, sequins, beading, and paste stones — a) center back of bodice: 14 in. (35.6 cm); b) center back of skirt: 45 in. (114.3 cm)
Gift of Bob Carlton
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Contact the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Rights and Reproductions office.
LACM.M.86.237a-b
Attributed to Aisa Qupirualu Alusua
Hunter with Walrus Head
1955-1960
Mottled green-grey stone, darkened; ivory — 28.2 cm x 31.9 cm x 26.1 cm
Gift of Samuel and Esther Sarick, Toronto, 1996
Art Gallery of Ontario
Copyright 1998: Art Gallery of Ontario
AGO_.96/572
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
A Reading from Homer
1885
Oil on canvas — 36 1/8 x 72 1/4 in.
The George W. Elkins Collection
Philadelphia Museum of Art
PMA_.E1924-4-1
American
Kitchen
ca. 1752
Architectural woodwork and furnishings — No dimensions
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Pierre S. du Pont and Mr. and Mrs. Lammot du Pont
Philadelphia Museum of Art
PMA_.1926-74-1
Hans Arp
Figure mythique
1950
Plâtre — 114.5 x 40.7 x 40.7 cm
Don de madame Hans Arp et de monsieur et madame Max Stern
Musee d'art contemporain de Montreal
Artists Rights Society, New York
MACM.D721S1
John Baldessari
Two Fish
1988
Photograph — 84 1/4 x 48 1/2 in.
Gift of Laura-Lee W. and Robert J. Woods
Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego
Copyright John Baldessari
MCAS.1991.38.1-5

Giacomo Balla
Dynamism of a Dog on a Leash
1912
Oil on canvas — 35 3/8 x 43 1/4 in.
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, USA
Bequest of A. Conger Goodyear and Gift of George F. Goodyear, 1964
AKAG.1964:16

Joseph Beuys
Pala
1983
Wood, wrought iron, burnt inscription — Overall 53 x 11-3/4 x 5-1/2"
Gift of DataCard Corporation in honor of Hans Graf von der Goltz, 1997
Walker Art Center
WAC_.97.121

Louise Bourgeois

Couple II
1996

Fabric and knee brace - 27 x 60 x 32"
Sarah Norton Goodyear Fund, 1999

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, USA
AKAG.1999:12

Burma (Pagan)
Crowned Buddha
13th century (Pagan)
Wood with traces of gilding and polychrome — 60 x 12 x 5 1/2 in.
Purchased with Harry Lenart Memorial Funds
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Contact the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Rights and Reproductions Office
LACM.M.84.183
Mary Stevenson Cassatt
The Tea
ca. 1880
Oil on canvas — 25 1/2 x 36 1/4 in. (64.8 x 92.1 cm)
M. Theresa B. Hopkins Fund
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
BMFA.42.178
China (Shanxi Province, ancient state of Jin, Houma foundry)
Lidded Ritual Food Cauldron (Ding) with Interlaced Dragons
500-450 B.C.
Cast bronze — 13 1/4 x 19 1/2 in.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eric Lidow
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Contact the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Rights and Reproductions Office.
LACM.M.74.103a-b
Louis Comtois
Cadences de lumière
1988
Huile, cire, bois, ciment, plâtre et jute imbibé de plâtre sur bois — 274.7 x 223.8 x 8 cm
Don de l'artiste et de Reiner Schurmann, grâce à la collaboration de l'American Friends of Canada
Musee d'art contemporain de Montreal
MACM.D9523MD3
Jacques Louis David
Cupid and Psyche
1817
Oil on canvas — Unframed: 184.2 cm x 241.6 cm
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund
Cleveland Museum of Art
CMA_.1962.37
Egyptian, Probably from Thebes
Mummy Case of Paankhenamun
Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 22 (c. 945 - 715 B.C.)
Cartonnage mummy case with mummy inside; Cartonnage (gum, linen and papyrus), gold leaf and pigment on a metal mount — h.: 67 in (170.2 cm); w.: 17 in. (43.2 cm); d.: 12-1/2 in. (31.7 cm)
The Art Institute of Chicago, William Moses Willner Fund
AIC_.1910.238
Johann Heinrich Fuseli
Bereaved Mother Mourning After the Massacre of the Innocents Verso: An Assassin Fleeing (Recto title)
1771 - 1774
R: Pen and gray-black ink and gray and brown washes with scraping and graphite on laid paper; V: Pen and gray-black ink and gray and brown washes — 44.7 x 64.1 cm (sheet)
Museum purchase, Roscoe and Margaret Oakes Income Fund
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Personal and educational non-commercial uses are permitted and encouraged.
FASF.60406

Copy after Lorenzo Ghilberti
Madonna and Child
1480/1500
Terracotta —
63.5 cm
The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, Michigan
City of Detroit Purchase
DIA_.21.193

Luca Giordano
The Battle between the Israelites and the Amalekites
ca. 1690
Oil on canvas — 152.5 x 210.5 cm
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Gift of Joey and Toby Tanenbaum, 1995
AGO_.95/143
Mike Glier
Ben and Aretha At The Liberty Bell
1982
Oilstick on paper — 60 x 73 1/4 in.
Gift of Barbara Gladstone
Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego
Mike Glier
MCAS.1987.29
John Goddard
Tea Table
1750-60
Mahogany — h: 27 1/2 in. d: 31 5/8 in.
M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth Century American Arts
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
BMFA.39.164
Hendrick Goltzius
Les sept vices ou péchés capitaux: la luxure
1592
Plume et encre brune, lavis brun avec rehauts de blanc — 32 x 16 cm
Achat, fonds spécial
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
MBAM.Dr.1975.6
Francisco de Goya y Lucientes
Don Manuel Osorio Manrique de Zuñiga (1784-1792)
possibly 1790s
Oil on canvas — 50 x 40 in. (127 x 101.6 cm)
The Jules Bache Collection, 1949
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
MMA_.49.7.41
Childe Hassam
The South Ledges, Appledore
1913
Oil on canvas — 34 1/4 x 36 1/8 in. (87.0 x 91.6 cm)
Gift of John Gellatly
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Contact Rights & Reproductions, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
SAAM.1929.6.62
Edward Hopper
Early Sunday Morning
1930
Oil on canvas — whole: 35 3/16 x 60 1/4 in. (89.4 x 153 cm)
Purchase, with funds from Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney
Whitney Museum of American Art
WMAA.31.426
Edward Hopper
Artist's ledger - Book II
1907-1962
Ink, graphite and collage on paper — whole: 11 13/16 x 7 1/2 x 1/2 in. (30 x 19.1 x 1.3 cm)
Gift of Lloyd Goodrich
Whitney Museum of American Art
WMAA.96.209a-uuu
Ife (Yoruba)
Shrine Head
12th century - 14th century
Terra-cotta — H.12 x W.5-3/4 x D.7 in.
The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Permission for educational use only granted by The Minneapolis Institute of Arts
MIA_.95.84
William H. Johnson
Folk Family
ca. 1944
Oil on plywood — 26 x 19 7/8 in. (66.2 x 50.4 cm)
Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Copyright National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
SAAM.1967.59.1055
Willem Kalf
Still Life with Ewer, Vessels and Pomegranate
Mid 1640s
Oil on canvas — 103.5 x 81.2 cm
J. Paul Getty Museum
JPGM.54.PA.1
Katsukawa Shun'ei
The actor Segawa Kikunojo III, possibly as Ono no Komachi
Edo period, 1789
Woodblock print; left sheet of a diptych - Hosoban — 33.5 x 15.0 cm
The Art Institute of Chicago, The Clarence Buckingham Collection
AIC_.1929.739
Francesco Laurana
Beatrice of Aragon
Probably 1470-1479
Marble — h. 16 in. (40.6 cm)
Bequest of John D. Rockefeller, Jr., 1961
Frick Collection
Licensed for non-commercial, educational use.
TFC_.19612086
Michelangelo
Study for the Nude Youth over the Prophet Daniel
1510/1511
Red chalk over black chalk — sheet: 33.5 cm x 23.4 cm, secondary support: 34.4 cm x 24.4 cm
Gift in memory of Henry G. Dalton by his nephews George S. Kendrick and Harry D. Kendrick
Cleveland Museum of Art
CMA_.1940.465.a
Laszlo Moholy-Nagy
Yellow Disc
1919 - 1920
Oil on linen — 26 x 20 1/16 in.
Gift of Mrs. Sibyl Moholy-Nagy
Davis Museum and Cultural Center
DMCC.1957.28
Nepalese
Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara
Transitional period, late 10th-early 11th century
Gilt copper with inlays of semiprecious stone — h. 26 3/4 in. (67.9 cm)
Asia Society: The Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd Collection
Asia Society Galleries
ASIA.1979.047
Nonomura Ninsei
Tea Leaf Jar
Edo period, mid-17th century
Stoneware painted with overglaze enamels and silver (Kyoto ware) — h. 12 in. (30.5 cm); d. 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm)
Asia Society: The Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd Collection
Asia Society Galleries
ASIA.1979.251
Claes Oldenburg
Spoonbridge and Cherry
1985-1988
Aluminum, stainless steel, paint — overall: 354 x 618 x 162 in.
Gift of Frederick R. Weisman in honor of his parents, William and Mary Weisman, 1988
Walker Art Center
WAC_.88.385
Mickey Pallas
Harlem Globetrotter Baseball Players, 1949
1949
Gelatin silver print — 26.5 x 26.5 cm
Mickey Pallas Archive/ Gift of the artist and Pat Pallas
Center for Creative Photography
CCP_.94:057:038
Camille Pissarro
Vue de la cotonnière d'Oissel, environs de Rouen
1898
Huile sur toile — 65.3 x 81 cm
Achat, fonds John W. Tempest
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
MBAM.1921.145

Pomo (Native American)
Burden Basket with Strap
Middle 19th century
Willow, sedge, redbush or bulrush —
48.3 cm x 61.0 cm
The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, Michigan
Founders Society Purchase, Benson and Edith Ford Fund, and the K. T. Keller Fund
DIA_.1994.33

A.W.N. Pugin and Thomas Rowlandson
"Billingsgate Market" plate 9 from "The Microcosm of London; or London in miniature"
Etching — 26 x 32.5 cm (10 1/8 x 12 3/4 in.)
Bequest of W.G. Russell Allen
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
BMFA.61.495
Odilon Redon
Araignée (Spider)
1887
Lithograph — image: 28.2 x 21.6 cm; sheet: 32.9 x 26.4 cm
Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Fund and the Ian White Endowment Income Fund
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Personal and educational non-commercial uses are permitted and encouraged.
FASF.305302
Oscar Rejlander
Young girl standing by table with daguerreotype
ca. 1860
Albumen print — 12.0 x 12.0 cm (circle)
Museum Purchase; ex-collection A.E. Marshall
George Eastman House
GEH_.81:1791:0014
Oscar Rejlander
Putto as Allegory of Painting
1886
Albumen print — 9.3 X 9.2 cm (rounded corners)
Museum Purchase: ex-collection A.E. Marshall
George Eastman House
GEH_.72:0249:0038
Sir Joshua Reynolds
The Honorable Mrs. Lewis Thomas Watson (Mary Elizabeth Milles, 1767-1818)
1743-1792
Oil on canvas — 50 x 40 in. (127 x 101.6 cm)
Bequest of Mrs. Harry Payne Bingham, 1986
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
MMA_.1987.47.2
Rembrandt van Rijn
Lucretia
1666
Oil on canvas — h. 43-3/8 x w. 36-1/3 in. overall
The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Permission for educational use only granted by The Minneapolis Institute of Arts
MIA_.34.19
Diego Rivera
The Flower Carrier (formerly The Flower Vendor)
1935
Oil and tempera on Masonite — 48 in. x 47 3/4 in.
Albert M. Bender Collection, Gift of Albert M. Bender in memory of Caroline Walter
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
SFMO.O35.4516
W. W. Robbins
Weathervane
1931
Molded copper, bronze and glass — 60 1/2 x 97 x 30 3/4 in. (153.6 x 246.4 x 78.1 cm)
Museum purchase from the folk art collection of David L. Davies
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Copyright National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
SAAM.1992.2.1
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
The Salutation of Beatrice
1859
Oil on wood, mounted in a frame designed by the artist — 101.0 x 202.0 cm
Purchased, 1957
National Gallery of Canada
NGC_.6750
Tom Thomson
The Jack Pine
1916-1917
Oil on canvas — 127.9 x 139.8 cm
Purchased, 1918
National Gallery of Canada
Public domain
NGC_.1519
Artist Unknown
Figure of a Fertility Goddess
3000 - 2500 B.C.
Limestone — h: 42.4 cm; w: 27.7 cm; d (at hips): 42 cm
J. Paul Getty Museum
JPGM.83.AA.38
Artist Unknown
The Queen of Sheba Enthroned
16th century
Half of a double-page frontispiece from a manuscript — Gift of John Goelet
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
BMFA.60.637
Artist unknown
Embroidered Box
1662
Silk, metallic threads on white satin, decorated with seed pearls, wood, metal — h. 11-3/4 x w. 11 x d. 8 in. (overall)
The John R. Van Derlip Fund and gifts in honor of Mary Ann Butterfield, textile conservator at The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, on the occasion of her retirement
Permission for educational use only granted by The Minneapolis Institute of Arts
MIA_.95.14a-bb
After Maarten de Vos
St. Peter
16th century
Engraving — 19.2 x 22.9 cm (sheet)
Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Personal and educational non-commercial uses are permitted and encouraged.
FASF.8643
Abraham de Vries
A Double Portrait
ca. 1630
Oil on canvas — 47 1/2 x 37 in.
Gift of Ina Lee Brown Ramer (Class of 1956) and Estelle Newman Tanner
Davis Museum and Cultural Center
DMCC.1996.41
Edward Weston
Onion - Halved, Carmel, 1930 Onion Halved, 1930 Onion, 1930
1930, November
Gelatin silver print — 19.0 x 24.1 cm
Edward Weston Archive
Center for Creative Photography
CCP_.81:252:158
Edward Weston
Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo
1930, December
Gelatin silver print — 24.3 x 19.0 cm
Edward Weston Archive
Center for Creative Photography
CCP_.81:276:001
Edward Weston
Brooklyn, N.Y.
1941, October
Gelatin silver print — 19.3 x 24.3 cm
Center for Creative Photography
CCP_.81:110:061


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