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    The Picture Book

    Jessie Willcox Smith

    Ca. 1906
    The Picture Book
    Watercolor and charcoal, varnished on Winsor & Newton illustration board with wove paper face and woodpulp core
    50.6 x 50 cm (19 15/16 x 19 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke and Isaac C. Bates 09.010

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    Study of Minerva for The Judgement of Paris

    John Singer Sargent

    Ca. 1922
    Study of Minerva for The Judgement of Paris
    charcoal on paper
    63.5 x 48.3 cm (25 x 19 inches)
    Gift of Emily Sargent and Mrs. Francis Ormond 29.124

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    Abstraction

    Roberto Matta

    Ca. 1948
    Abstraction
    Oil and charcoal
    144.8 x 189.2 cm (57 x 74 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Peggy Guggenheim 54.189

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    Baseball Players Practicing

    Thomas Eakins

    1875
    Baseball Players Practicing
    Watercolor over charcoal on paper
    Plate: 27 x 20.2 cm (10 5/8 x 7 15/16 inches)
    Jesse Metcalf Fund and Walter H. Kimball Fund 36.172

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    Male Nude

    John Singer Sargent

    Ca. 1890-1925
    Male Nude
    charcoal on paper
    48.3 x 63.5 cm (19 x 25 inches)
    Gift of Emily Sargent and Mrs. Francis Ormond 29.134

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    Artist in Studio

    Adolph von Menzel

    1896
    Artist in Studio
    Graphite and charcoal (or black chalk) with stumping on wove paper
    22.9 x 31.1 cm (9 x 12 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 28.007

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    The Bath

    William Orpen

    1904
    The Bath
    Black and red chalks, charcoal on wove paper
    15.6 x 26.7 cm (6 1/8 x 10 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 21.123

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    Sorrow Consoled by Justice Who Points to Fame (Project for the Tomb of Monsieur Guillard)

    Jean-Antoine Houdon

    1774
    Sorrow Consoled by Justice Who Points to Fame (Project for the Tomb of Monsieur Guillard)
    Charcoal, pen and ink, brush and wash, white heightening on tan laid paper
    34.3 x 43.2 cm (13 1/2 x 17 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 29.084

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    Spill One

    Elizabeth Murray

    1981
    Spill One
    Charcoal and oil pastel on paper
    135.9 x 139.1 cm (53 1/2 x 54 3/4 inches) (trapezoid)
    Pearl and Ernest Nathan Purchase Fund 82.024

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    Study of Trees

    Daniel Schellinks

    17th Century
    Study of Trees
    Pen and ink, brush and wash, charcoal, and white heightening on laid paper
    30 x 24.1 cm (11 13/16 x 9 1/2 inches)
    Anonymous gift 1987.109.2

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    Tamara Codona on the Trapeze (Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus)

    John Steuart Curry

    1932
    Tamara Codona on the Trapeze (Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus)
    Charcoal on paper
    54.6 x 43.5 cm (21 1/2 x 17 1/8 inches)
    Museum purchase: Gift of Mr. Houghton P. Metcalf, Jr. and the Jesse Metcalf Fund 1988.007

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    Untitled

    Alfred DeCredico

    1986
    Untitled
    Tempera and charcoal on white wove paper prepared with tempera and marble
    Sight: 71.4 x 108 cm (28 1/8 x 42 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Sally and Wynn Kramarsky 2004.84.1

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    Untitled

    Nigel Hall

    1973
    Untitled
    Charcoal on paper
    Sheet: 74.9 x 102.9 cm (29 x 40 inches)
    Bequest of Richard Brown Baker 2009.92.137

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    Untitled

    Wifredo Lam

    1961
    Untitled
    Charcoal and pastel touched with white gouache on paper
    Image: 64.1 x 46 cm (25 1/4 x 18 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Arthur and Sybil Kern 2005.49.2

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    Arabian Nights

    Hew Locke

    2006
    Arabian Nights
    Charcoal and pastel on paper board
    Sheet: 166.4 x 113 cm (65 x 44 inches)
    Richard Brown Baker Fund for Contemporary British Art 2010.102

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    Self Portrait as Pete Converse

    Sue McNally

    Self Portrait as…, 2012
    Self Portrait as Pete Converse
    Ink, watercolor, and charcoal on paper
    28.4 x 38 cm (11 3/16 x 14 15/16 inches)
    Museum purchase in honor of Judith Tannenbaum, Gift of Dr. Joseph A. Chazan 2013.9.2

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    Scarf Head

    Sue McNally

    Self Portrait as…, 2012
    Scarf Head
    Charcoal on paper
    28.4 x 38.2 cm (11 3/16 x 15 1/16 inches)
    Museum purchase in honor of Judith Tannenbaum, Gift of Dr. Joseph A. Chazan 2013.9.5