Collections: Items Tagged "early american"

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    Luce Center for American Art

On View: Kohl Tube Inscribed for Amunhotep III and Queen Tiye

Shaped like a slender reed flute, this tube once contained eye paint called kohl that would have been applied with a wooden or faience stick...

Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.

    On View: Spoon (Kalukili)

    The Boa and their neighbors, the Lega, carve spoons of elephant ivory and bone. Among the Lega, these are not used for eating but as emblems...

     
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    Mrs. John Haskins (née Hannah Upham)Betsey BeckwithColonel Nathan BeckwithJohn Jacob Anderson and Sons, John and EdwardPortrait of a WomanMrs. Elizabeth Smith (née Elizabeth Chew)TankardJeannette Woolley, later Mrs. John Vincent StormPlatePortrait of a Child Holding a Cat[Untitled] (Seated Portait of William Rand with Grandaughter Peggy Lee in Lap)[Untitled] (Seated Portrait of William Rand and Grandaughter Peggy Lee Playing Checkers)
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