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Christ with Meek

Description: Inside a dark building, several people are seated, kneeling and standing presumably listening to a man with a halo, Christ.
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Date: 1903/1904
Creator: Lhermitte, Léon-Augustin

The Clown

Description: Seated in the middle of the room is a man wearing a woman's ruffled skirt and pink jacket. At his feet is an umbrella. The room appears to be elegant in its appointments and the wallpaper is striped with flowers.
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Date: 1900/1938~
Creator: Willaert, Ferdinand

La Coiffure

Description: The painting shows the unclothed back of a female who is sitting at a dresser in front of a mirror with her arms raised fixing her hair. There is what appears to be a red garment with white trim around her lower body. A small, yellow pot holding red flowers sits on the dresser and a white fabric circles around the edges of the dresser.
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Date: 1901
Creator: Matisse, Henri

Couple in Cloud Roundel

Description: A roundel floats in the top half of the vertically oriented postcard and silhouetted in white is a couple.
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Date: 1900~
Creator: Saitô Shôshû

Dance

Description: This painting contains five nude figures, holding hands, dancing in a circle on a green foreground with a background of a dark blue.
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Date: 1909
Creator: Matisse, Henri

Day Coat

Description: Daytime coat of black wool for mourning wear. The princess-line shell of the coat falls to mid-calf with a scalloped hem, and has a high standing band collar lined with a gathered black silk ruffle. The ruffle is edged with two narrow bands of ruching and is embellished with cut-work backed in black silk, the cut-work edged with black grosgrain ribbon decorated with black beads and jet. From the center front of the collar, trailing black silk ribbon accents fall to knee-length, and four knee-length ribbons are finished with beaded tassels. The coat has full-length, shaped, slightly flared sleeves that gather into the armseye and are embellished with cut-work motifs and beading as the collar. The cuff edges are faced with box pleated bands of black silk ribbon. Center-front opening of coat with black wool placket facing from neck to waistline, and is secured with seven hook & eyes. Two more hook & eyes catch the front opening at mid-thigh and knee-level. The coat front and back are embellished with black silk backed cut-work and beading as the collar and sleeves. Fully lined in black silk. Black waist tie secured to lining.
Date: 1900/1905

Death of Ellenai

Description: The detail of the painting shown is a close view of the soldier kissing the woman's foot.
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Date: 1906/1907
Creator: Malczewski, Jacek

Death of Ellenai

Description: The vertically oriented painting depicts a man kissing the feet of a supine woman in a barn. Next to the woman hangs a row of animal hides.
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Date: 1906/1907
Creator: Malczewski, Jacek

Delphos tea gown with belt

Description: Woman seen from the rear, modeling Delphos silk tea gown designed in 1907. The gown is made of silk and embellished with glass beads.
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Date: 1907~
Creator: Fortuny y Madrazo, Mariano

Les Demoiselles d'Avignon

Description: Painting of five nude female prostitutes from a brothel on Carrer d' Avinyó in Barcelona,Spain. This particular painting style is considered to be a forerunner for both Cubism and Modern art.
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Date: 1907~
Creator: Picasso, Pablo

Dress

Description: Day dress of black silk taffeta. The dress, in the style of the Aesthetic or Reform Movement, is full-length, with a slender silhouette. The front and back of the bodice is styled of tiny vertical knife-pleats, which gather into the rounded neckline. The side panels of the bodice are plain, and there is a line of 14 snaps along the left side forming the closure. The long sleeves are smooth, with slight pleating at the padded shoulders, and they taper to the pointed wrists. The sleeves have 5 hidden snaps and a line of 12 domed non-functioning black taffeta covered buttons on each sleeve. Bodice and skirt are divided by a thin black band. Skirt is fully pleated with tiny vertical knife-pleats. Bodice is lined with thin black crepe. Label sewn inside at back below neckline: "Harbison / Vandervoort's St Louis" Not shown is the accompanying cummerbund of black taffeta, the waistband of large horizontal pleats with a large fan/bow at back with wide, trailing ribbons. (43" from waist to lowest point of ribbons)
Date: 1902
Creator: Harbison, Samuel

Dress

Description: Dress of midnight blue velvet with cream silk(?) bodice overlaid with pleated sheer black fabric. Rounded neckline edged with black lace, with wired standing collar at back of neck. Long pointed sleeves of matching velvet with wide collars of black net/corded lace overlaying cream silk sleeves trimmed with cream lace. Long, full skirt gathers onto waist under a 3" wide, attached velvet belt trimmed with net covered in black sequins and jet beads with round buckle. Hem with wide black net/corded lace band over sheer black silk(?), with narrow triple-layer black silk gauze ruffle at bottom. With accompanying bolero style vest of black net with applique cording/corded lace. Fastens across front with narrow ribbon of midnight blue velvet with central "pendant" butterfly of black sequins and jet bead as head of butterfly.
Date: 1909/1912

Dressing Gown

Description: Dressing gown/wrapper of black peau de soie. Mother Hubbard style, full-length, shawl collar trimmed with 2 tiers of ruffles of same, and white lace and black velvet ribbon and then bands of white cording overlaid with/couched down with black stitching. Long sleeves with turned 3" back-turned cuffs with white cording and black velvet trim. Hook and eye closure CF. Long velvet ribbon ties at throat. Pleated at center back, with short horizontal diamond-shaped "belt" across lower back, below which is more pleating. Label: "Meyer Jonasson & Co / Pittsburg. New York"
Date: 1900~

Driving Coat

Description: Driving Coat or "Duster" of light tan linen (blend?). Full-length, wide skirted, with high neckline and black collar having wide points at front. Single breasted opening set to left of center, with two hidden small white buttons (1 at throat, one at left collar bone), and five large circular buttons with black outer rims and center of the tan linen. Full-length sleeves with wide turned-back cuffs faced with black and with two non-functioning buttons matching but smaller than opening buttons. Two large patch pockets at hips. Unlined. No labels in garment.
Date: 1900/1914

A. E. G. Turbine Factory

Description: The exterior view shows a portion of the main entrance and a raking view of the long side exterior wall. The view is from the southeast and shows the steel hinged arches showing through the surface.
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Date: 1909
Creator: Behrens, Peter
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