People and Their Environments


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Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal), Italy, 1697–1768
The Grand Canal in Venice from Palazzo Flangini to Campo San Marcuola
1740, oil on canvas
Bequest of Miss Tessie Jones in memory of Herschel V. Jones, 68.41.11
24 1/8 x 36 3/8 in. (61.28 x 92.39 cm) (canvas)

China, Jiangsu Province, Lake Tai Region, Tang-li
Rock garden, replica of 1700s garden, tile, rock, and plants
Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton, 98.61.2
216 x 226 x 528 in. (548.64 x 574.04 x 1341.12 cm)

Berenice Abbott, United States, 1898–1991
Publisher: Parasol Press Ltd., New York
New York at Night, 1934, gelatin silver print (printed 1982)
Gift of the William R. Hibbs Family, 86.108.37
©Berenice Abbott / Commerce Graphics Ltd.
9 3/8 x 6 7/8 in. (23.81 x 17.46 cm) (image)
15 x 12 7/16 in. (38.1 x 31.59 cm) (mount)

Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nēhiyawak (Cree), United States, North America
Moccasins, 1890–1910, Hide, beads, cotton
The Frances M. Norbeck Fund, 2000.138.4a,b
2 1/4 x 4 5/16 x 10 3/8 in. (5.7 x 11 x 26.4 cm)

Paul Gauguin, France, 1848–1903
Tahitian Landscape, 1891, oil on canvas
The Julius C. Eliel Memorial Fund, 49.10
26 3/4 x 36 3/8 in. (67.95 x 92.39 cm) (canvas)
37 1/8 x 47 x 3 3/4 in. (94.3 x 119.38 x 9.53 cm) (outer frame)

Bamana, Mali, Africa
Tyiwara headcrest, 20th century, Wood, cowrie shells, thread
The Marguertie S. McNally Endowment for Art Acquisition, 2012.25
24 1/16 x 8 1/2 x 3 in. (61.12 x 21.59 x 7.62 cm) (including base)

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