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  • RISDM 2011-88-2

    Esther Bubley
    American, 1921-1998
    Strong Man on Grand Chance Roundup for the feature “‘Life’ Tours the Children’s TV Shows,” December 24, 1951
    Gelatin silver print
    Image: 26.6 x 26.5 cm (10 1/2 x 10 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mark Pollack 2011.88.2

    Work of the Week

    Strong Man on Grand Chance Roundup for the feature "'Life' Tours the Children's TV Shows," December 24, 1951

  • martiesian_studio_1

    Photograph by Paula Martiesian

    The Studio Visited and Re-visited: Considering artists' production in Rhode Island

    In this series, RISD Museum curator Dominic Molon considers the importance and setting of the studio, and calls on Rhode Island artists

  • Slide1

    Davis Lloyd, Untitled, 2014. Watercolor on paper, 8 3/4 x 11 in.

    Drawing from the Collection

    Painting student Davis Lloyd recollects stumbling across an unlikely source of inspiration, and connection between ancient art and contemporary painting.

  • RISDM 32-245 v_09

    Pail (situla), 530 - 525 BCE
    Height: 27.2 cm (10 11/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 32.245

    Kicking the Bucket in Ancient Etruria

    Why is an Etruscan situla, or pail, one of the most important objects in RISD's ancient collection? We examine its form, decoration, and context to understand its unique place in European archaeology.

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