India Orissa Throne Leg 16th Century

India, Orissa

Throne leg, 16th century

Ivory

H. 10 7/16 in.; dia. 3 1/8 in. (H. 26.5 cm; dia. 8 cm)

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Frederick Baekeland

2016.001

Agus Suwage Ave Mariam #2 2013

Agus Suwage

Indonesian, born 1959

Ave Mariam #2, 2013

Oil and graphite on shaped aluminum and zinc panel

Shaped panel 70 1/2 x 24 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. (179.1 x 62.2 x 3.2 cm)

Acquired through the Jarett F. and Younghee Kim-Wait Fund for Contemporary Islamic and Middle Eastern Arts

2015.010.001

Hendrick Goltzius Circumcision Engraving

Hendrick Goltzius

Dutch, 1558–1617

The Circumcision, 1594

Engraving

18 11/16 x 13 15/16 in. (47.5 x 35.4 cm) (plate)

Acquired through the Professor and Mrs. M. H. Abrams Fund

2015.023

Agnes Denes RiceTreeBurial 1977

Agnes Denes

American, born Hungary, 1931

Rice/Tree/Burial, 1977 (negatives); 2012 (prints)

Boxed set of 39 archival gelatin silver prints on Ilford Galerie fiber-based paper, with diagram and artist’s text on fiber based paper

Edition 3/3 + 2 AP

10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm) (each sheet)

Acquired through the Class of 1970 Contemporary Art Fund

2015.012 a-qq

Stan Douglas Guilty1950 2013

Stan Douglas

Canadian, born 1960

Guilty, 1950, 2013

Digital fiber print mounted on Dibond

Edition 22/25

24 x 18 in. (61 x 45.7 cm)

Acquired through the generosity of George M. Garfunkel, Class of 1960, and Sandra Garfunkel

2016.004

Kurt Vonnegut self portrait 1980s markers

Kurt Vonnegut

American, 1922–2007

Untitled (self-portrait), 1980s

Felt tip markers on paper

17 x 14 in. (43.2 x 35.6 cm)

Gift of Nanette Vonnegut

2015.057

Kurt Seligmann drawing

Kurt Seligmann

American, born Switzerland, 1900–1962

Untitled (figure standing with legs apart and arm raised above head)

Black ink on wove paper

23 x 29 in. (58.4 x 73.7 cm)

Gift of Timothy Baum

2015.066.009

Winckworth Allan Gay Japanese Fancy 1868

Winckworth Allan Gay

American, 1821–1910

A Japanese Fancy, 1868

Oil on canvas in original frame

Oval canvas: 23 3/4 x 19 in. (60.3 x 48.3 cm); frame: 31 3/4 x 28 in. (80.6 x 71.1 cm)

Acquired through the Evalyn Milman, Class of 1960, and Stephen Milman, Class of 1958, MBA 1959, Fund

2015.019

Ibram Lassaw Node 1965

Ibram Lassaw

American, born Egypt, 1913–2003

Node, 1965

Bronze, copper sheet, steel, and paint

Approx. 17 x 16 x 12 in. (43.2 x 40.6 x 30.5 cm)

Gift of Robert L. Marcus, Class of 1949, in memory of Joyce Marcus

2015.062.006

Simon Norfolk Stratographs 2015

Simon Norfolk

British, born Nigeria, 1963

Stratographs, 2015

Fujicolor Crystal Archive prints

Edition 3/3

19 x 24 in. (48.3 × 61 cm) (each sheet)

Acquired through the Jennifer, Gale, and Ira Drukier Fund, and through the generosity of the Donors to the Contemporary Art Fund

2015.031.001-.007 

Arahmaiani Lingga-yoni 2013

Arahmaiani

Indonesian, born 1961

Lingga-yoni, 2013

Acrylic and rice paper on canvas

63 x 55 in. (160 x 139.7 cm)

Acquired through the Jarett F. Wait, Class of 1980, and Younghee Kim-Wait Fund for Contemporary Islamic and Middle Eastern Arts

2015.010.002

Jean-Baptiste Oudry Fables La Fontaine Two Pigeons

Jean-Baptiste Oudry

French, 1686–1755

The Fables of La Fontaine: The Two Pigeons

Brush and black ink and gray wash, heightened with white, within a simulated mount drawn in dark blue and gray wash with pen and brown ink, on blue paper

12 1/4 x 10 1/4 in. (31.1 x 26 cm)

Acquired through the generosity of Diane A. Nixon, and through the Margaret and Charles Treman, Class of 1930, Fund

2016.007

Henry Roderick Newman Shinto Shrine Nikko Japan

Henry Roderick Newman

American, 1843–1917

Shinto Shrine, Nikko, Japan, 1897

Watercolor on paper

15 1/2 x 11 3/4 in. (39.4 x 29.8 cm)

Acquired through the Evalyn Milman, Class of 1960, and Stephen Milman, Class of 1958, MBA 1959, Fund

2016.006

Fukuda Kodojin Clear Stream, Drinking Alone Shinkei dokushaku

Fukuda Kodojin

Japanese, 1865–1944

Clear Stream, Drinking Alone (Shinkei dokushaku)

Hanging scroll: ink on paper

54 3/8 x 13 1/8 in. (138.1 x 33.3 cm)

Acquired through the generosity of Judith Stoikov, Class of 1963

2016.008

Liu Guosong Spring beneath Snow

Liu Guosong

Chinese, born 1932

Spring beneath Snow, 1964

Ink and color on paper

33 3/4 x 21 7/8 in. (85.7 x 55.6 cm)

Gift of David Raddock, Class of 1963, and Annette Raddock

2015.042

Henry Ferguson Vergazoon sarcophagus

Henry Ferguson or Vergazoon

Dutch, ca. 1655–1730, active in France

A sarcophagus adorned with a bas-relief representing the discovery of Erichthonius by the daughters of Cecrops, set amongst ruins in a classical landscape

Oil on canvas

15 x 19 1/4 in. (38.1 x 48.9 cm)

Acquired through the generosity of Marilyn Friedland, Class of 1965, and Lawrence Friedland

2016.010

Andrew Wyeth Pulp Woodsman 1945 watercolor

Andrew Wyeth

American, 1917–2009

Pulp Woodsman, 1945

Watercolor

21 1/2 x 29 3/4 in. (54.6 x 75.6 cm)

Gift in memory of William Hearne, Class of 1924

2015.048.001

Andrew Moore Goldwater Roosevelt Island

Andrew Moore

American, born 1957

View of Queensboro Bridge from Goldwater Hospital, Roosevelt Island, 2013

Color photograph

Edition 1/2

21 x 77 1/2 in. (53.3 × 196.9 cm)

Acquired through the generosity of Moira Hearne Hintsa, Class of 1974, and Mark Hintsa

2016.003

Prescient Partners Yi Hwan Kwon

Yi Hwan Kwon

Korean, born 1974

Prescient Partners: Alex Lin, Bong Lee, and Alexander Ho, from the series Jangdokdae, 2015

Fiberglass reinforced plastic with acrylic paint

Edition 4/5

Part a (Alex Lin): 12 3/16 x 15 3/4 x 11 13/16 in.; part b (Bong Lee): 12 5/8 x 15 3/4 x 17 5/16 in.; part c (Alex Ho): 11 13/16 x 20 7/8 x 12 3/16 in.

Gift of Alexander Ho, Class of 1996, Bong Lee, and Alex Lin

2016.016 a-c

Goltzius Landscape chiaroscuro woodcut

Hendrick Goltzius

Dutch, 1558–1617 

Landscape with Trees and a Shepherd Couple, from the series The Four Small Landscapes, ca. 1597–98

Chiaroscuro woodcut from three blocks

Acquired through the generosity of Helen-Mae and Seymour R. Askin, Jr., Class of 1947, and through the Professor and Mrs. M. H. Abrams Purchase Fund

2015.029