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Concord

Barnett Newman  (American, New York 1905–1970 New York)

Date: 1949
Medium: Oil and masking tape on canvas
Dimensions: H. 89-3/4, W. 53-5/8 inches
(228 x 136.2 cm.)

Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: George A. Hearn Fund, 1968
Accession Number: 68.178
Rights and Reproduction: © 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier (1743–1794) and His Wife (Marie-Anne-Pierrette Paulze, 1758–1836)

Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier (1743–1794) and His Wife (Marie-Anne-Pierrette Paulze, 1758–1836)

Jacques Louis David (French, Paris 1748–1825 Brussels)

Date: 1788
Accession Number: 1977.10

The Oxbow: After Church, After Cole, Flooded (Flooded River for the Matriarchs E. & A. Mongan), Green Light

The Oxbow: After Church, After Cole, Flooded (Flooded River for the Matriarchs E. & A. Mongan), Green Light

Stephen Hannock (American, born Albany, New York 1951)

Date: 2000
Accession Number: 2001.153

The Water Garden

The Water Garden

Childe Hassam (American, Dorchester, Massachusetts 1859–1935 East Hampton, New York)

Date: 1909
Accession Number: 1994.450

Panoramic View of the Palace and Gardens of Versailles

Panoramic View of the Palace and Gardens of Versailles

John Vanderlyn (American, Kingston, New York 1775–1852 Kingston, New York)

Date: 1818–19
Accession Number: 52.184

Victory

Victory

Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, Dublin 1848–1907 Cornish, New Hampshire)

Date: 1892–1903; this cast, 1914 or after (by 1916)
Accession Number: 17.90.1

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