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Pablo Picasso's "Old Guitarist" (oil on panel, Art Institute of Chicago)

Henri Matisse's "Notre-Dame in the Late Afternoon" (oil on canvas, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, New York)

Henri Matisse's "Madame Matisse" ("The Green Line", oil on canvas, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen)

Henri Matisse's "Woman with the Hat" (oil on canvas, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art)

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner's "The Street" (oil on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Emil Nolde's "Still Life with Masks" (oil on canvas, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City)

Emil Nolde'sEmil Nolde - drawing of an Oceanic canoe prow for left-hand mask in "Still Life with Masks" (oil on canvas, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City)

Vassily Kandinsky's "Panel for Edwin R. Campbell No. 4" (formerly "Painting No. 201, Winter", oil on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Vassily Kandinsky's "Several Circles, No. 323" (oil on canvas, Guggenheim Museum, New York)

Franz Marc's "Large Blue Horses" (oil on canvas, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis)

Kathe Kollwitz's "Whetting the Scythe" (soft-ground eigth-state etching, British Museum, London)

Henri Matisse's "Harmony in Red" ("The Tablecloth", oil on canvas, State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg)

Henri Matisse's "Dance I" (oil on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Henri Matisse's "Piano Lesson" (oil on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Henri Matisse's "Jeanette V" (bronze, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto)

"Bambara" (seated figure, Mali, wood)

Henri Matisse's "Decorative Figure in an Ornamental Setting" (oil on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, Paris)

Henri Matisse's "Icarus" (plate 8 from "Jazz", Paris E. Teriade)

Pablo Picasso's "Gertrude Stein" (oil on canvas, Metropolitan Museum of Art", New York)

Pablo Picasso's "Les Demoiselles d'Avignon, Paris" (oil on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

mask from Etoumbi region (People's Republic of the Congo, wood, Musee Barbier-Muller, Geneva)

Mbuya (sickness) mask (Pende, Zaire, painted wood, fiber, and cloth, Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale, Tervuren, Belgium)

Georges Braque's "Violin and Pitcher" (oil on canvas, Kunstmuseum, Basel)

Pablo Picasso's "Head of a Woman" (bronze, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC)

Pablo Picasso's "Man with a Hat" (pasted paper, charcoal, and ink, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Pablo Picasso's "Bull's Head" (assemblage of bicycle saddle and handlebars, Musee Picasso, Paris)

Pablo Picasso's "Three Musicians" (oil on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Pablo Picasso's "Girl Before a Mirror" (oil on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Pablo Picasso's "Guernica" (oil on canvas, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid)

Pablo Picasso's study for "Guernica" (oil on canvas, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid)

Umberto Baccioni's "Unique Forms of Continuity in Space" (bronze, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Fernand Leger's "The City" (oil on canvas, Philadelphia Museum of Art)

Piet Mondrian's "Red Amaryllis with Blue Backround" (watercolor on paper, Janis Family Collection, New York)

Piet Mondrian's "Broadway Boogie Woogie" (oil on canvas, The Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Marcel Duchamp's "Nude Descending a Staircase, No. 2" (oil on canvas, Philadelphia Museum of Art)

Constantin Brancusi's "Mademoiselle Pogany" (Version 1 after a marble, polished bronze, side view)

Constantin Brancusi's "Mademoiselle Pogany" (Version 1 after a marble, polished bronze, front view)

Stuart Davis's "Lucky Strike" (oil on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Aaron Douglas's "From Slavery through Reconstruction" (from the series "Aspects of Negro Life", oil on canvas, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library)

Kazimir Malevich's "Composition with the Mona Lisa" (graphite, oil, and collage on canvas, State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg)

Kazimir Malevich's "Black Square" (oil on canvas, State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg)

Constantin Brancusi's "The Gate of the Kiss" (stone, public park, Tirgu-Jui, Romania)

Constantin Brancusi's "The Kiss" (stone, Philadelphia Museum of Art)

Constantin Brancusi's "Endless Column" (Public Park, Tirgu-Jiu, Romania)

"Brancusi + Mandrian" exhibition (Sidney Janis Gallery, New York)

Frank Lloyd Wright - Robie House (Chicago)

cantilever construction

Frank Lloyd Wright - "Falling Water" (Bear Run, Pennsylvania)

Frank Lloyd Wright - "Taliesin West" (Arizona)

Gerrit Rietveld - "Schroeder House" (Utrecht, the Netherlands)

Vassily Kandinsky's "Composition" (oil on canvas, Solomon R., Guggenheim Museum, New York)

Walter Gropius - the Bauhaus workshop wing (Dessau, Germany)

Le Corbusier - "Villa Savoye" (Poissy-sur-Seine, France)

Le Corbusier - "Notre-Dame-du-Haut" (Ronchamp, France)

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe - Lake Shore Drive Apartment Houses (Chicago)

Marcel Duchamp's replica of "L.H.O.O.Q." (color reproduction altered with pencil, phonetic english = LOOK, french letter names = "She has a hot ass", Philadelphia Museum of Art)

Marcel Duchamp's "Fountain" ("Urinal", New York)

Marcel Duchamp's "To Be Looked At ((from the Other Side of the Glass) with One Eye, Close to, For Almost an Hour, Buenos Aires" (oil plant, silver leaf, lead wire, and magnifying lens on glass, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Jean (Hans) Arp's "Collage Arranges According to the Laws of Chance" (torn and pasted paper, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Jean (Hans) Arp's "The Dancer" (cord collage, New York)

Man Ray's "Indestructible Object" (or "Object to be Destroyed", metronome of cutout photo of eye on pendulum, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Giorgio de Chirico's "Place d'Italie" (oil on canvas, Milan)

Man Ray's "Le Violin d'Ingres" (photo, Musee National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou)

Paul Klee's "Mask of Fear" (oil on burlap, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Zuni war god from Arizona or New Mexico (painted wood and mixed media, Museum fur Volkerkunde, Berlin)

Salvador Dali's "The Persistence of Memory" (oil on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Joan Miro's "Dog Barking at the Moon" (oil on canvas, Philadelphia Museum of Art)

Joan Miro's "Spanish Dancer" (oil on canvas, Fondation Beyeler, Riehen/Basel)

Rene Magritte's "The False Mirror" (oil on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Rene Magritte's "Time Transfixed" (oil on canvas, Art Institute of Chicago)

Max Ernst's "The King Playing with the Queen" (bronze, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Mossi Whistle (Upper Volta, wood)

Max Ernst with his Kachina doll collecttion

Alberto Giacometti's "Large Standing Woman III" and Piet Mandrian's "Composition with Blue, Red, and Yellow"

Henry Moore's "Reclining Figure" (roman travertine, UNESCO Building, Paris)

Henry Moore's "Helmet Head No. 1" (bronze, Tate Gallery, London)

Alexander Calder's "Big Red" (painted sheet metal and steel wire, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York)

Grant Wood's "American Gothic" (oil on beaverboard, Art Institute of Chicago)

Jacob Lawrence's "Harriet Tubman Series No. 7" (casein tempera on hardboard, Hampton University Museum, Hampton, VA)

Edward Hopper's "Gas" (oil on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

James Van Der Zee's "Portrait of Couple, Man with Walking Stick" (silverprint)

Walker Evans's "Shoeshine Sign in a Southern Town" (gelatin silverprint, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Dorothea Lange's "Migratory Cotton Picker, Eloy, Arizona" (The Oakland Museum of California, City of Oakland)

Diego Rivera's "Ancient Mexico" (from series "History of Mexico" fresco murals, National Palace, Mexico City)

Hans Hofmann's "The Gate" (oil on canvas, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York)

Joseph Albers's "Study for Homage to the Square" (oil on masonite)

Arshile Gorky's "The Artist and His Mother" (oil on canvas, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York)

photo of Arshile Gorky and His Mother

Arshile Gorky's "The Artist and His Mother" (graphite on squared paper, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC)

Arshile Gorky's "Garden in Sochi" (oil on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Jackson Pollock's "Going West" (oil on gesso ground on composition board, Simthsonian Institute, Washinton, DC)

Jackson Pollock's "Guardian's of the Secret" (oil on canvas, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California)

Hans Namuth's "Jackson Pollock Painting" (b&w photo, Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona"

three color stills from strip for Hans Namuth's "Jackson Pollock Painting" (Pollack-Krasner House and Study Center, East Hampton, New York)

Navajo man creating a sand painting

Yei god, sand painting (Navajo Indian Reservation)

Jackson Pollock's "White Light" (oil, enamel, and aluminum paint on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Franz Kline's "Mahoning" (oil and paper collage on canvas, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York)

Willen de Kooning's "Woman and Bicycle" (oil on canvas, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York)

Helen Frankenthaler's "The Bay" (acrylic on canvas, Detroit Institute of Arts)

Mark Rothko's "Baptismal Scene" (watercolor, Whitny museum of American Art, New York)

Mark Rothko's "Number 15" (oil on canvas)

Frank Stella's "Empress of India" (metallic powder in polymer emulsion paint on canvas, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Frank Stella's "Tahkt-i-Sulayman I" (polyymer and flourescent paint on canvas, Menil Collection, Houston, Texas)

Ellsworth Kelly's "Spectrum III" (oil on canvas)

Mondrian's "Trafalgar Square of 1939" (left) Ellsworth Kelly's "Red, Yellow, Blue" (right) (both oil on canvas)

Richard Diebenkorn's "Ocean Park No. 129" (oil on canvas)

Jean Dubuffet's "The Reveler" (oil on base of black acrylic, Dallas Museum of Art, Texas)

spirit figure from Wapo Creek, Papua New Guinea (painted wood and shell, Friede Collection, New York)

Francis Bacon's "Portrait of Isabel Rawsthorne Standing in a Street in Soho" (oil on canvas, Staatliche Museen, Berlin)

Isamu Noguchi's "Kouros" (pink marble, slate base, Metropolitan museum of Art, New York)

David Smith's "Cubi XXVII" (polished stainless steel, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum)

Louise Nevelson's "Black Wall" (gilded wood, Tate Modern, London)

Richard Hamilton's "Just what is it that makes today's homes so different, so appealing?" (collage on paper, Kunsthalle, Tubingen)

Jasper Johns's "Three Flags" (encaustic on canvas,Whitney Museum of American Art, New York)

Jasper Johns's "Painted Bronze" ("Ale Cans", painted bronze, Museum Ludwig, Cologne)

Robert Rauschenberg's "Retroactive" (silkscreen print with oil on canvas, Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, Connecticut)

Andy Warhol's "Campbell's Soup I" (one from portfolio of screenprints on paper, New York)

Andy Warhol's "Elvis I and II" (synthetic polymer paint and silkscreen ink on canvas, aluminum paint and silkscreen on canvas, New York)

Roy Lichtenstein's "Torpedo...Los!" (oil on canvas)

Roy Lichtenstein's "Little Big Picture" (oil and synthetic polymer on canvas, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York)

Richard Lindner's "Rock-Rock" (oil on canvas, Dallas Museum of Art)

R.B. Kitaj's Juan de la Cruz" (oil on canvas, Astrup Fearnley Collection, Oslo)

Tom Wesselmann's "Great American Nude No. 57" (synthetic polymer on composition board, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York)

Wayne Thiebaud's "Thirteen Books" (oil on panel, Allan Stone Gallery, New York)

Claes Oldenburg's "Soft Light Switches" (vinyl filled with Dacron and canvas, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri)

Claes Oldenburg's "Soft Light Switches, Ghost Version II" (canvas filled with kapok, gesso, and pencil)

Claes Oldenburg's "Clothespin" (Centre Square, Philadelphia)

George Segal's "Chance Meeting" (plaster, paint, aluminum post, and metal sign, New York)

George Segal's "Cinema" (plaster, illuminated plexiglass, and metal, Albright-Knox-Art Gallery, Buffalo)

Marisol Escobar's "The Last Supper" (wood, brownstone, plaster, paint, and charcoal, New York)

Niki de Saint-Phalle's "Black Venus" (painted polyester, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York)

Bridget Riley's "Dawn" (acrylic on linen)

Donald Judd's "Untitled" (green lacquer on galvanized iron, Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Dan Flavin's "Untitled" (in Honor of Harold Joachim, fluorescent light fixtures with pink, blue, green, and yellow tubes, New York)

Agnes Martin's "Untitled #9" (synthetic polymer and graphite on canvas, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York)

Eva Hesse's "Metronomic Irregularity I" (painted wood, sculpmetal, and cotton covered wire, New York)

Eva Hesse's "Laocoon" (acrylic paint, cloth-covered cord, wire, and papier-mache over plastic plumber's pipe, Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Ohio)

Joseph Beuys's "The Pack" (VW bus with 20 sleds, felt, fat, and flashlights, Neue Galerie, Staatliche Museen, Kassel)

Joseph Beuys's "Coyote, I Like America and America Likes Me" (action sculpture, 2 views of a week long sequence, New York)

Joseph Beuys's "Coyote, I Like America and America Likes Me" (action sculpture, 2 views of a week long sequence, New York)

Joseph Kosuth's "Art as Idea as Idea" (mounted photostat)

Robert Mapplethorpe's "Self-Portrait" (unique gelatin silver print)

Gilbert & George - "Singing Sculptures"

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