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    • #1529 from The Spirit of Harmony

    • Arts; Arts-Painting;
    • Acrylic on rice paper; 17 1/2 x 23 inches, part of suite of twelve images. Like many contemporary painters, Wang Ming works in series; the works in the Fairfield collection are all multiples: the pair of acrylic on canvas works that hang in the...
    • #3284 from The Spirit of Harmony

    • Arts; Arts-Painting;
    • Acrylic on paper; section of twelve-part suite. This collection of paintings by the contemporary painter Wang Ming is significant in a number of respects. Wang Ming's paintings have been exhibited in one-person shows at locations around the world,...
    • #573 from The Spirit of Harmony

    • Arts; Arts-Painting;
    • Acrylic on rice paper; 22 1/4 x 30 1/4 inches. Part of twelve-section suite of images. Potential topics for discussion that the work of Wang Ming could generate (to mention only a few): abstaction and representation in calligraphy and painting;...
    • (Two Untitled Paintings) from the Spirit of Harmony

    • Arts; Arts-Painting;
    • Acrylic on paper. 69 x 21 4/8 inches (each). The suite of works currently in the library is particularly lyrical in its treatment of color and form. For the most part, there is little to signify that these are Chinese paintings, which is part of...
    • (Two Untitled Scrolls)

    • Arts; Arts-Painting;
    • Acrylic on Japanese mulberry paper, mounted on linen. 30-35 feet in length. Like many contemporary painters, Wang Ming works in series; the works in the Fairfield collection are all multiples: the pair of acrylic on canvas works that hang in the...
    • (Untitled) from The Spirit of Harmony

    • Arts; Arts-Painting;
    • Piece from Spirit of Harmony, a twelve piece suite, acrylic on paper. Like many contemporary painters, Wang Ming works in series; the works in the Fairfield collection are all multiples: the pair of acrylic on canvas works that hang in the...
    • (Untitled) from The Spirit of Harmony II

    • Arts; Arts-Painting;
    • Acrylic on rice paper, section of twelve part suite. The suite of works currently in the library is particularly lyrical in its treatment of color and form. For the most part, there is little to signify that these are Chinese paintings, which is...
    • (Untitled) from The Spirit of Harmony III

    • Arts;
    • Acrylic on paper; part of twelve-section suite. Like many contemporary painters, Wang Ming works in series; the works in the Fairfield collection are all multiples: the pair of acrylic on canvas works that hang in the Canisius stairwell; the...
    • 2-Handled Vase

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    • Painted on each side with a petal shaped panel showing a mythical beast, the sides with birds on riverbanks and the neck with flowering plants, all between a pair of ear-shaped handles. Famile Verte pattern.
    • 36 Immortal Beauties

    • Arts; Arts-Calligraphy; Arts-Prints;
    • One of two woodblock prints (with 2005.018). One female figure. Image: 12 3/4” x 8 5/8” (32.5 cm x 22 cm), sheet: 13” x 9” (33 cm x 22.9 cm).
    • 36 Immortal Beauties

    • Arts; Arts-Calligraphy; Arts-Prints;
    • Second of two woodblock prints (with 2005.017). three figures. Woodblock print; image: 12 7/8” x 8 5/8” (32.7 cm x 22 cm), sheet: 13” x 8 3/4” (33.2 cm x 22.2 cm).
    • 53 Stages of the Tokaido

    • Arts; Arts-Prints;
    • Shirasuga, the Slope at Shiomi (Shirasuga, Shiomizaka zu) from the series Fifty-three Stages of the Tokaido Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi). This famous set of color woodblock prints appeared between 1833-34 and was published by Hôeidô...
    • 53 Stations of the Tokaido - Sakanoshita, Station 49

    • Arts; Arts-Prints;
    • Color woodblock, 7 X 9 1/4 inches, ink and color on paper. Large white mountain range with travelers looking out appreciating the view. Sakanoshita was a dangerous part of the highway due to bandits. Hiroshige nevertheless focuses on the scenery...
    • 53 Stations of the Tokaido - Yokkaichi, Station 44

    • Arts; Arts-Prints;
    • Color woodblock, 7 X 9 1/4 inches, ink and color on paper. People walking over bridge with grass to the thriving market town and port facing the Ise Bay. Yokkaichi means 'market on the fourth day'. Hiroshige presents the city from a sharp angle...
    • 53 Stations of the Tokaido: Hakone - Station 11

    • Arts; Arts-Prints;
    • Color woodblock, 7 X 9 1/4 inches, ink and color on paper. Burning pink flames between grey mountains as porters travel along the narrow and steep mountain pass at Hakone, near Lake Ashinoko. Hiroshige captured the moment when porters struggle to...

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