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A list of all the works which Sister Wendy features in the program on the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

Mulholland Drive: The Road to the Studio
David Hockney, English (1937- )
Acrylic on canvas
86 x 243 in. (218.4 x 617.2 cm)
Purchased with funds provided by the F. Patrick Burns Bequest
Acquired in 1980

Netsuke: Baku, Monster Who Eats Nightmares
Attributed to Gechu, Japanese
18th century
3 3/4 x 1 5/8 x 1 1/4 in. (9.5 x 3.1 x 4 cm)
Raymond and Frances Bushell Collection
Acquired in 1998

Dress from "Staircase" Series
Issey Miyake, Japanese (1938- )
Winter 1994
Metallic polyester, pleated
Center back 45 1/2 in. (115.6 cm); width approximately 84 in. (213.4 cm)
Costume Council Fund
Acquired in 1996

Woman's Evening Dress
Christian Lacroix, French (1951- )
Printed silk taffeta - Fashion Design
Center back 26 in. (66 cm)
Costumes and Textiles Special Purpose Fund
Acquired in 1997

Three Mourners
Mexican, Gulf Coast, central Velacruz
c. A.D. 600-900

Pre-Columbian Ball Game
Mexican, Gulf Coast, central Velacruz
c. A.D. 600-900

Ball Game Yoke
Mexican, Gulf Coast, central Velacruz
c. A.D. 600-900
16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm)
Gift of Constance McCormick Fearing
Acquired in 1992

The Raising of Lazarus
Rembrandt Harmensz Van Rijn, Dutch (1606-1669)
c. 1630
Oil on panel
37 7/8 x 32 in. (96.3 x 81.3 cm)
Gift of H. F. Ahmanson and Company in memory of Howard F. Ahmanson
Acquired in 1972

After the Hunt
Winslow Homer, American (1836-1910)
Watercolor, gouache, and graphite underdrawing on off-white paper
13 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (35.3 x 50.5 cm)
Paul Rodman Mabury Collection
Acquired in 1939

Emperor's Twelve-Symbol Dragon Robe (Long Pao)
Qing dynasty, Daoguang period; Chinese
Silk and metallic foil-wrapped yarn in tapestry weave (kesi)
Center back 60 1/4 in. (153 cm)
Purchased with funds provided by Mr. and Mrs. William M. Carpenter, Helena and Boyd Krout, Mrs. Harry Lenart, Terry and Lionel Bell, John and Leslie Dorman, Beverly J. and Herbert M. Gelfand, Elyse and Stanley Grinstein, Diana Jonsson, Tally and Bill Mingst, Mr. and Mrs. R. Paul Toeppen, Diane Keith, Mr. and Mrs. Jeremy Fair, Leona Palmer, and Dr. and Mrs. Richard A. Simms through the 1997 Collectors Committee and the Costume Council
Acquired in 1997

A Musical Party
Valentin de Boulogne, French (c. 1591-1632)
c. 1626
Oil on canvas
44 x 57 3/4 in. (111.8 x 146.7 cm)
Gift of The Ahmanson Foundation
Acquired in 1998

The Martyrdom of St. Cecilia
Carlo Saraceni, Italian (c. 1580-1620)
c. 1610
Oil on canvas
53 1/2 x 38 3/4 in. (135.9 x 98.4 cm)
Gift of The Ahmanson Foundation
Acquired in 1996

The Death of Lucretia
Ludovico Mazzanti, Italian (1686-1775)
c. 1730
Oil on canvas
71 x 56 in. (180.3 x 142.2 cm)
Gift of The Ahmanson Foundation
Acquired in 1982

Buddha Calling the Earth to Witness
Central Tibetan
11th century
Copper alloy with pigment and gilding
18 1/4 x 13 1/4 x 10 3 /4 in. (46.4 x 33.7 x 17.8 cm)
Given anonymously

Siva as Lord of the Dance (Nataraja)
Indian, Tamil Nadu
c. A.D. 950-1000
Copper alloy
30 x 22 1/2 x 7 in. (76.2 x 57.2 x 17.8 cm)
Given anonymously
Acquired in 1971

The Flight of Europa
Paul Manship, American (1885-1966)
Bronze with parcel-gilt patina on original onyx base
25 1/4 x 30 x 9 in. (64.1 x 76.2 x 22.9 cm)
Purchased with funds provided by the American Art Council and its members and the Shirley Filiatrault Trust
Acquired in 1998

Mother About to Wash Her Sleepy Child
Mary Cassatt, American (1844-1926)
Oil on canvas
39 1/2 x 25 7/8 in. (100.3 x 65.8 cm)
Mrs. Fred Hathaway Bixby Bequest
Acquired in 1962

Allegory of Salvation with the Virgin and Child, Saint Elizabeth, the Young Saint John the Baptist, and two Angels
Rosso Fiorentino, Italian (1494-1540)
c. 1521
Oil on panel
82 x 72 in. (208.3 x 182.9 cm)
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Herbert T. Kalmus
Acquired in 1954

Jizo Bosatsu
Late Heian period; Japanese
Late 11th-early 12th century
Carved wood
Height: 57 5/8 in. (146.5 cm)
Gift of Anna Bing Arnold
Acquired in 1974

Ocean Park Series #49
Richard Diebenkorn, American (1922-1993)
Oil on canvas
93 x 81 in. (236.2 x 205.7 cm)
Purchased with funds provided by Paul Rosenberg and Company, Mrs. Lita Hazen, and David E. Bright Bequest
Acquired in 1973

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