France

Monday's image: May 27, 2019

Jacob Lawrence, They did not always leave because they were promised work in the North. Many of them left because of Southern conditions, one of them being great floods that ruined the crops, and therefore they were unable to make a living where they were, Casein tempera on hardboard, 18 x 12 inches, 1940-41, The Museum of Modern Art, New York

Monday's image: December 17, 2018

Lenore Tawney, Shield II, Natural linen, Chinese golden pheasant feathers, porcupine quills; woven, 61 x 45.7 x 1.3 centimeters, 1963, Museum of Arts and Design, New York

Monday's image: December 3, 2018

Micheline Beauchemin, Nordic Blue Ice Flow: Homage to the St. Lawrence River, Cotton threads covered with mylar, colored silk threads and linen threads, 162 x 504.5 centimeters, 1984, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

Monday's image: November 12, 2018

Kurt Schwitters, The Autumn Crocus, Painted concrete, 806 x 298 x 305 millimeters, 1926-8, reconstructed 1958, Tate Gallery, U.K.

Monday's image: April 23, 2018

Leon Golub, Two Battling Nude Men, Chalk on vellum, 39 x 24 inches, c. 1965, MCA, Chicago, Illinois

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Monday's image: February 26, 2018

Vong Phaophanit, Neon Rice Field, Rice and neon tubes, 15,000 x 5000 millimeters, 1993, Tate Gallery, U.K.

Monday's image: December 11, 2017

Judith Scott, Untitled, Yarn, embroidery floss, trims, cardboard, fabric, and newspaper, 36 x 25 x 16 inches, 2000, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California

Monday's image: November 6, 2017

Georges de La Tour, Saint Sebastian Tended by Saint Irene, Oil on canvas, 65.75 x 51.57 inches, 1649, Louvre, Paris

Monday's image: May 15, 2017

Pawel Althamer, Tezca (Rainbow), Metal, cotton, felt, rubber, cork, and plastic, 120 x 185 x 57 centimeters, 2004 Centre Pompidou, Paris

Monday's image: May 8, 2017

André-Pierre Arnal, Pliage (Grand triangle bleu et rouge), Glycerophtalic paint sprayed on unstretched canvas, 220 x 440 centimeters, 1971, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France

Monday's image: May 1, 2017

Martin Pajeck, Subway Worker, Oil on paperboard, 28 7/8 x 22 1/16 inches, 1953-55, Hirshhorn Museum, Washington, D.C.

Monday's image: December 5, 2016

Zinaida Serebryakova, Peasants, Oil on canvas, Dimensions unknown, 1914, The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia