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Portrait of Sarah Bernhardt

Description: The profile of a woman holding a teacup is the subject of this painting. Her sweater is a deep green color and her hair a pale orange. Organic forms decorate the background of the portrait.
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Date: unknown
Creator: Orazi, Manuel

Calotte

Description: Calotte of beige fabric, heavily beaded. The calotte (also spelled "calot") is constructed with a low, domed crown of stiffened net and beige fabric, with areas that extend down at sides and back. The whole is covered with clear sequins, yellow rhinestones, bugle beads, small metal strips, etc. The hat has an inner peach/beige grosgrain ribbon hatband, and four small metal loops sewn in to use to attach to wearer's head with bobby pins. Designer's label: "Gilbert Orcel / 5 Rue de Cirque Paris (8º)"
Date: 1953
Creator: Orcel, Gilbert

Hat

Description: Hat of red straw. The low, flat-top crown slopes to base, swelling out to form a very narrow brim. The body of the hat is of a loose woven red straw overlaid with strips of woven red straw radiating from the top center of the crown. At the front of the hat is a dark red velvet bow. The interior of the hat is unlined, but the strips of straw continue under the brim, forming a self-lining. Around inside of crown at base is an inner hatband of dark red grosgrain ribbon. Attached to the inner hatband is a black elasticized cord to secure hat to wearer's head. Beneath brim towards back extend small red velvet covered metal(?) loops to help secure hat to wearer's head. Designer's label sewn inside crown: "Gilbert Orcel / Paris / Made in France. Retailer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Henri Bendel / New York"
Date: 1954
Creator: Orcel, Gilbert

Crying Giant

Description: The close view of the sculpture shows the seated figure holding his head in his hands. The shapes of the figure's body are extremely stylized and geometric. The patina is green.
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Date: 2002
Creator: Otterness, Tom

Crying Giant

Description: The bronze sculpture depicts in an abstract style a seated figure resting his head in his hands.
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Date: 2002
Creator: Otterness, Tom

The Vases

Description: Oil painting depicting red vases on a light-colored background.
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Date: 1925
Creator: Ozenfant, Amédée