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A list of all the works which Sister Wendy features in the program on The Cleveland Museum of Art.

The Thinker
Auguste Rodin, French (1840-1917)
c. 1904
Bronze
Height: 28 1/2 in. (72.3 cm)
Gift of Alexandre P. Rosenburg
Acquired in 1979

The Biglin Brothers Turning the Stake-Boat
Thomas Eakins, American (1844-1916)
1873
Oil on canvas
39 7/8 x 59 5/8 in. (101.3 x 151.4 cm)
Hinman B. Hurlbut Collection
Acquired in 1984

Vaulting
Susan Rothenburg, American (1945- )
1986-1987
Oil on canvas
90 1/8 x 132 1/2 in. (229 x 336.5 cm)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Fund
Acquired in 1988

Still Life with Two Lemons
Pieter Claesz, Dutch (c. 1597-1661)
1629
Oil on panel
16 7/8 x 23 3/8 in. (42.7 x 59.3 cm)
Anonymous Loan
Acquired in 1993

Tureen
Juste Auguste Meissonier, French (1695-1750)
1735-1738
Silver
14 1/2 x 17 3/4 in. (36.9 x 45 cm)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Fund
Acquired in 1977

Raft Cup
1345
Zhu Bishan, Chinese (c. 1300-c. 1362)
Hammered silver pieces soldered together with chased decoration
6 1/4 x 8 1/8 in. (16 x 20.5 cm)
John L. Severance Fund
Acquired in 1977

Mat Weight in the Form of a Bear
Western Han dynasty; Chinese
206 B.C.- A.D. 220
Gilt bronze
6 1/8 in. (15.7 cm)
John L. Severance Fund
Acquired in 1994

The Fight of a Tiger and a Buffalo
Henri Rousseau, French (1844-1910)
1908
Oil on canvas
66 7/8 x 74 5/8 in. (170 x 189.5 cm)
Gift of the Hanna Fund
Acquired in 1949

Amenhotep III Wearing the Blue Crown
1391-1353 B.C., 18th dynasty; Egyptian, reign of Amenhotep III
Granodiorite
15 3/8 x 11 7/8 x 10 7/8 in. (39.1 x 30.3 x 27.7 cm)
Gift of the Hanna Fund
Acquired in 1952

Nome Gods Bearing Offerings
1391-1353, 18th dynasty; Egyptian, reign of Amenhotep III
Painted limestone
26 x 51 3/8 in. (66 x 133 cm)
John L. Severance Fund
Acquired in 1976

Stag at Sharkey's
George Bellows, American (1882-1925)
1909
Oil on canvas
36 1/4 x48 1/4 in. (92 x 122.6 cm)
Hinman B. Hurlbut Collection
Acquired in 1922

Cista Handle: Sleep and Death Carrying Off the Slain Sarpedon
Early 4th Century B.C.; Etruscan
Bronze
6 7/8 x 7 1/4 in. (17.4 x 18.3 cm)
Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund
Acquired in 1945

Half-Armor for the Foot Tournament
Pompeo della Cesa, Italian, (active 1572-1593)
c. 1590
Etched and gilded steel, with brass rivets, and leather and velvet fittings
John L. Severance Fund
Acquired in 1996

The Hours of Queen Isabella the Catholic
Master of the Old Prayerbook of Maximilian I and Associates, Ghent, Flemish
c. 1497-1500
Ink, tempera, and gold on vellum
8 7/8 x 6 in. (22.5 x 15.2 cm)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Fund
Acquired in 1953

Twilight in the Wilderness
Frederic Edwin Church, American (1826-1900)
1860
Oil on canvas
40 x 64 in. (101.6 x 162.6 cm)
Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt Fund
1965

Yosemite Valley
Albert Bierstadt, American (1830-1902)
1866
Oil on canvas
38 1/4 x 56 in. (97 x 142.3 cm)
Hinman B. Hurlbut Collection
Acquired in 1922

Streams and Mountains Without End
Early 12th century
Northern Song dynasty; Chinese
Hand scroll
Ink with slight color on silk
13 7/8 x 83 7/8 in. (35.1 x 213 cm)
Gift of the Hanna Fund
Acquired in 1953

Krishna Govardhana
A.D. 500-550, Pre-Angkor period
Cambodia, Phnom Da
Gray limestone
Height: 46 3/4 in. (118.8 cm)
John L. Severance Fund
Acquired in 1973

Eleven-Headed Guanyin
A.D. 700-725
Tang dynasty
Gray sandstone
51 x 25 x 10 in. (129.6 x 63.6 x 25.4 cm)
Gift of Severance A. and Greta Millikin
Acquired in 1959

Gray and Gold
John Rogers Cox, American (1915-1990)
1942
Oil on canvas
35 3/4 x 49 1/2 in. (90.8 x 125.7 cm)
Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt Fund
Acquired in 1943

Don Juan Antonio Cuervo
Francisco de Goya, Spanish (1746-1828)
1819
Oil on canvas
47 1/4 x 34 1/4 in. (120 x 87 cm)
Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt Fund
Acquired in 1943

Portrait of the Zen Master Hotto Kokushi
c. 1286
Kamakura Period; Japanese
Wood with hemp, cloth, black lacquer, and iron clamps
Height: 36 in. (91.4 cm)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Fund
Acquired in 1970

The Holy Family on the Steps
Nicolas Poussin, French (c. 1594-1665)
1648
Oil on canvas
28 1/2 x 44 in. (72.4 x 111.7 cm)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Fund
Acquired in 1981


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