Recent Acquisitions

2016 012 V0001

Nicolas Beatrizet, Laocoön, ca. 1545–70

Image Caption: Nicolas Beatrizet (French, 1507/15-ca. 1565), Laocoön, engraving, 19.69 x 13 inches (sheet, trimmed to plate). Acquired with funds provided by the Estate of Edith and Dr. Paul J. Vignos Jr. '41, 2016.012

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Edouard Manet, Victorine Meurant in the Costume of an Espada, 1862

Eduard Manet (French, 1832–1883), Victorine Meurant in the Costume of an Espada, 1862, etching on laid paper, first state of three. 13 x 11 inches (plate); 16.38 x 14 inches (sheet). Acquired with funds provided by the 2016 Art Purchase Fund, 2016.021.001

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2016 019 001 V0001

Edvard Munch, Women on the Beach, 1908/09

Edvard Munch (Norwegian, 1863–1944), Women on the Beach, 1908/09, woodcut on wove paper, 8.5 x 12.94 inches (image); 13.81 x 19.75 inches (sheet). Acquired with funds provided by the Estate of Edith and Dr. Paul J. Vignos Jr. ’41, 2016.019.001

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2015 045 001 V0001

Mario Algaze (Cuban, b. 1947)
Club La Paz, Bolivia, 1989

Mario Algaze (Cuban, b. 1947), Club La Paz, Bolivia, 1989, selenium-toned gelatin silver print. Acquired with funds provided by the Walter R. Beardsley Endowment for Contemporary Art, 2015.045.001

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2015 079 V0001

Michel Garnier, Portrait of Josephine de Beauharnais, 1790

Michel Garnier (French, 1753–1819), Josephine de Beauharnais, 1790, oil on panel, 12.75 x 10.5 inches.  Gift of Michael and Susie McLoughlin, 2015.079

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2015 033 V0006

Mennecy Manufactory, Sauceboat, ca. 1755

Mennecy Manufactory, French, Sauceboat, ca. 1755, soft-paste porcelain, 4.13 x 9 x 7.25 inches. Acquired with funds provided by the Virginia A. Marten Endowment for Decorative Arts, 2015.033

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Cozzi Manufactury, Triumph of Neptune, 1780-85

Cozzi Manufactory, Italian, Triumph of Neptune, a pair, 1780–85, hard-paste porcelain, 10.5 x 7.3 inches. Acquired with funds provided by the Virginia A. Marten Endowment for Decorative Arts, 2015.030.a-b 

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Tale Teller VI, 2014, by Jaume Plensa

Jaume Plensa (Spanish, b. 1955), Tale Teller VI, 2014, stainless steel and stone, 91.75 x 47.5 x 55 inches. Acquired with funds provided by Mr. and Mrs. William C. Ballard, Jr., 2015.009

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The William and Nancy Pressly Collection of James Barry Prints

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James Barry (Irish, 1741–1806), The Phoenix or The Resurrection of Freedom, 1776/ca. 1790, etching and engraving with traces of aquatint, third state of three, 17 x 24.1 inches (plate). Gift of William and Nancy Pressly in honor of the Stent Family, 2015.002.001

James Barry (Irish, 1741–1806), Birth of Venus, 1776/1791, etching and aquatint in brown, second state of seven, 15 7/8 x 22 15/16 inches (plate). The William and Nancy Pressly Collection of James Barry Prints acquired with funds made available by the F. T. Stent Family, 2015.001.003

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The Chase 900

Richard Hunt, The Chase, 1965

Richard Hunt (American, b. 1935), The Chase, 1965, welded steel, 44.625 x 66.5 x 52.5 inches. Acquired with funds provided by the Rev. Anthony J. Lauck, C.S.C., Sculpture Endowment and the Humana Foundation Endowment for American Art, 2015.005

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