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The Jetty at Cassis, Opus 198

The Jetty at Cassis, Opus 198

Paul Signac  (French, Paris 1863–1935 Paris)

Date: 1889
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 18 1/4 x 25 5/8 in. (46.4 x 65.1 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: Bequest of Joan Whitney Payson, 1975
Accession Number: 1976.201.19

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A Storm

A Storm

Georgia O'Keeffe (American, Sun Prairie, Wisconsin 1887–1986 Santa Fe, New Mexico)

Date: 1922
Accession Number: 1981.35

Reliefs from the Tomb of Nespekashuty

Reliefs from the Tomb of Nespekashuty

Date: 664–610 B.C.
Accession Number: 23.3.468

The Storyteller

The Storyteller

Jeff Wall (Canadian, born 1946)

Date: 1986
Accession Number: 2006.91

Carpet with Scrolling Vines and Blossoms

Carpet with Scrolling Vines and Blossoms

Date: ca. 1650
Accession Number: 14.40.725

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