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Monday's image: September 30, 2019

Isidore Pils, Young Man Leaning Forward with Outstretched Arms (Study for Soldiers Distributing Bread to the Poor), Oil, brown oil wash or ink wash, and black crayon on light brown wove paper, 33.8 x 26.9 centimeters, 1851, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Monday's image: September 16, 2019

Egypt, Fragment, Wool, linen; plain weave, tapestry weave, 11.87 x 9.12 inches, 4th century, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Monday's image: August 19, 2019

Jonathan Moller, Three women, themselves survivors of the violence, watch as the remains of relatives and friends who were killed by the military in the early 1980s are exhumed, Nebaj, Quiché, Guatemala, Gelatin silver print,16 x 20 inches, 2000, Akron Art Museum, Akron, Ohio

Monday's image: August 12, 2019

Carl Andre, Crowding, Cut-and-pasted printed paper on board, 28.3 x 14 centimeters, 1965, Museum of Modern Art, New York

Monday's image: August 5, 2019

Martin Puryear, Sanctuary, Pine, maple and cherry, 126 x 24 x 18 inches, 1982, Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois

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: March 4, 2019

George Segal, The Curtain, Plaster, glass and painted wood, 214.6 x 99.7 x 90.2 centimeters, 1974, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.

Monday's image: February 4, 2019

Charles Sheeler, Incantation, Oil on canvas, 61.3 x 51.1 centimeters, 1946, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York

Monday's image: December 10, 2018

Barbara Probst, Exposure #11A: N.Y.C., Duane & Church Streets, 06.10.02, 3:07 p.m., Inkjet prints, 61.12 x 81.6 centimeters, 2002, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California

Monday's image: August 27, 2018

Roman, Republican or Early Imperial Period, Oval gem with head of man, Glass, 15 millimeters, 1st century B.C., Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Massachusetts

Monday's image: June 18, 2018

Eugene Von Bruenchenhein, Comitose Intuse, Oil on paperboard, 14 7/8 x 17 1/8 inches, 1955, American Folk Art Museum, New York

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Monday's image: May 21, 2018

Rosemarie Trockel, Shutter (c), Stoneware with red glaze, 80.1 x 61.7 x 4.9 centimeters, 2006, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, Massachusetts

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Monday's image: April 30, 2018

Robert Gober, Untitled, Plaster, beeswax, human hair, epoxy putty, cast gypsum polymer, cast pewter, oil, and enamel paint, 41 x 47 x 7 inches, 2014-2015, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas

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Monday's image: March 26, 2018

Elizabeth Kunreuther, Untitled (The Names Project: The AIDS Quilt, New York), Chromogenic print, 15.9 x 23.6 centimeters, 1988, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, MA

Monday's image: January 29, 2018

Luis Arenal Bastar, Head of Indian Woman (Cabeza de indígena), Lithograph, Edition: 8/25, 50.2 x 73.4 centimeters, 1937, Los Angeles County Museum of 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: August 28, 2017

SUPERFLEX, Flooded McDonald's, Digital video, Twenty-one minutes, 2009, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (Note: Video edit is hyperlinked via the title of the work).

Monday's image: July 31, 2017

Jennifer Allora, Guillermo Calzadilla, Balance of Power, Performance, 3 people, Dimensions: none, 2007, Tate, U.K.

Monday's image: April 17, 2017

Auguste Rodin, Flying Figure, Bronze, 20 1/2 x 29 1/2 x 12 inches, modeled circa 1890, cast 1975 (by Georges Rudier), The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Monday's image: April 10, 2017

Helen Altman, Signal, Commercially produced electric fire logs, 108 x 156 1/8 x 12 inches, 1992, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas