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Hat

Description: Hat in modified breton style of bright red straw cloth with folded brim at front and sides. Two trims of black coque feathers on each side at back. Unlined with black grosgrain hatband. Designer's label at inside hatband: "Richard / Original" Size tag attached to designer's label: "22"
Date: [1940..1949]
Creator: Richard Original

Sandals

Description: Pair of heeled sandals of green kid leather. The rounded-toe shoes have a slight platform, and are constructed with groups of straps crossing from side to side on diagonals. One strap extends behind heel, and is secured with small buckle. Thick heel covered with same leather, and tapers slightly to base. Designer's label: "Andrea Pfister / Paris / Made in Italy" Logo on sole: "A / Made in Italy"
Date: 1970/1975
Creator: Pfister, Andrea

Pumps

Description: Pumps of pink, yellow, orange, and white plaid synthetic fabric. The shoes have rounded toes and a 2" high square chunky heel. On top of each shoe, across instep/vamp, are two self fabric covered martial cords twisted together with gold ends. Designer label: "Lily Shoes / Walk with Comfort"
Date: 1975?
Creator: Lily Shoes

D'Orsay Pumps

Description: Pair of D'Orsay pumps of gray leather. The shoes are designed with pointed toes, and cut-away sides. Toebox has a deep "v" cut at throat of instep, edged with red as is the platform of the shoe. From the point of the cut extends back a t-strap which fastens around the ankle of wearer with a small buckle. 3 1/2" high stiletto heel covered with same gray leather. Stamped inside: "Charles Jourdan / Paris / Made in France" Accompanied by original Charles Jourdan shoebox.
Date: 1980~
Creator: Jourdan, Charles

Wedding Slippers

Description: Pair of wedding slippers of ivory silk satin. Shoes have pointed toes and slight "rolled edge" stitched accent along top of shoe. 2" high modified Louis or cuban heel, flaring to base. Retailer's mark stamped on insole: "Thayer-McNeil Company / Boston" Handwritten inside shoe: "7054 / 4 1/2 aa / 20942"
Date: 1919?

Pumps

Description: Pumps of red-orange kid leather with pointed toes, rounded at tip. Spike heel, with fan-like detail at top of same leather patterned as snake skin. Light tan lining and leather sole. Designer label: "Bruno Magli / Made in Italy Bologna" Marked on inside of shoe "7 AA 10642 24435"
Date: 198u
Creator: Bruno Magli

Boots

Description: Pair of boots or "High Button Shoes" of ivory kidskin leather. The shoes, designed with slightly rounded toes, button closed along outer side, with 8 domed leather-covered buttons on each shoe. Edge along buttons is scalloped, as is the upper edge of the boot. The The low, stacked heels are rounded at sides and back, and are curved at front, and taper slightly to base. Left Shoe markings: "Excelsior"
Date: 1874

Hat

Description: Hat of black and white shiny braided straw. Petite boater-like with low, slightly rounded crown. Thin red felt/velveteen (?) ribbon around hatband ties on side to hold up plume-like decoration made of black and white straw material. Plume is styled in the shape of a flower with two red beads in center. Netting material hangs from left and right sides with red velveteen fabric covering ends. Left and right cloth hooks on inside of headband. Retailer's label sewn inside crown: "Fedway".
Date: 1940/1945

Sling-Back Platform Pumps

Description: Pair of sling-back platform pumps made of stripes of red, mustard yellow, green, and blue leather. Designed with a round toe, and thick platform sole, the open-toe shoes have a wide strap across instep to create vamp of shoe. Strap is of red, yellow, green, and blue leather, the stripes of which continue onto platform sole. Separate red leather sling-back strap wraps around ankle and fastens with a gold colored oval buckle.
Date: 1973

Shoes

Description: Pumps of taupe suede. 2" heel. Sling back strap wraps around ankle. Vamp extends toward ankle creating a pointed tongue. Tie of self fabric fastens over tongue. Pointed toe. Designer label: "Manolo Blahnik / London" Markings on bottom of shoe: "Vero Cuoio / Made in Italy / 36 1/2" and "Manolo Blahnik"
Date: 198u
Creator: Blahnik, Manolo

Children Chasing a Rat

Description: The painting depicts a group of children on a street with one boy chasing a rat with a broom.
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Date: unknown
Creator: Dargelas, André-Henri
Item Type: Artwork

Notre Dame, Paris

Description: The painting depicts a bridge over the River Seine and the view from behind of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.
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Date: 1884
Creator: Benoist, Félix
Item Type: Artwork

Richard, Brother of the Artist

Description: The subject faces away from the picture plane yet captures a profile of the man's face. He wears a dark coat and is seated.
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Date: 1860
Creator: Menzel, Adolph
Item Type: Artwork

Woman in a Poppy Field

Description: The painting depicts a woman with a basket in a field of small reddish flowers and in the distance a hilly landscape is depicted in pale hues of purple. In the middle ground, the hues are green.
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Date: unknown
Creator: Giran-Max, Léon Maxime
Item Type: Artwork

Armor

Description: Five detailed depictions of armor stand in front of two or three more partially visible figures. The work is monochromatic on a brown ground.
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Date: 1866
Creator: Menzel, Adolph
Item Type: Artwork

In the Souk

Description: A woman in a pink Victorian dress is seated with an umbrella on her lap as a man behind a counter wearing a red fez shows her some pink flowered and fringed fabric.
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Date: 1891
Creator: Stifter, Moritz
Item Type: Artwork

Japanese Pilgrim Returning from Mount Fusi Yama

Description: An open courtyard with several people walking through are the main subject of the painting.
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Date: unknown
Creator: Delamarre, Theodore
Item Type: Artwork

At the Fair

Description: The painting depicts an outdoor carnival or festival with booths, sun shielded with awnings, selling items while in the background a tent is visible. Children play and men and women walk around the fair grounds. Large trees complete the background.
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Date: 1877
Creator: Lassalle, Camille-Léopold
Item Type: Artwork

Drum, Dong Son Style

Description: The drum's cylindrical middle flares to the bottom and the top curves outward like a shallow bowl shape. There are some handle shapes at the lower edge of the top section. The entirety is decorated with shallow geometric patterning.
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Date: -1000/-0001~

Wisteria

Description: A white figurative sculpture situated in front of a wisteria covered house is the main focus of this artwork. The main colors of the work are pinks and purples and done in an impressionistic fashion.
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Date: 1922~
Creator: Lévy-Dhurmer, Lucien
Item Type: Artwork

Christ Blessing

Description: It is a round disc with painting of christ. Upper half of the body is visible with one hand holding a book and the other hand in gestural position. There is a circular disc behing the figure with painted motifs in green, blue and white colors. There is visible clothing worn by christ and textures are visible on the dark blue cloth worn over inside layer of clothing. Book has geen, yellow, red and white color motifs. Other than this there are two small circular discs on the plate with written text in latin. They are blue, white and red in color. Other than that metal is visible with plain golden surface.
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Date: 0100~

Female Faun with Her Child

Description: The unglazed clay sculpture depicts a seated woman with goat legs, a female faun, holding a small child.
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Date: unknown
Creator: Clodion

Spinet

Description: The spinet is decorated on the inside panel with a painting of several people in a landscape.
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Date: 1746
Creator: Birger, J. D.