Comparative Paintings and Sculpture

All works in the collection of Mr. and Mrs. J. Tomilson Hill

Giovanni di Paolo (Siena, active ca. 1420–82)
Christ as the Man of Sorrows with Two Angels
Mid-fifteenth century
Gold ground and tempera on panel, in an engaged frame
15 1/8 x 7 3/4 in. (38.4 x 19.7 cm)

 

Lucio Fontana (Rosario, Argentina 1899–1968 Varese, Italy)
Crocifisso (Christ on the Cross)
1950–52
Glazed terracotta
19 5/8 x 12 3/8 x 5 in. (49.8 x 31.4 x 12.7 cm)
© Fondazione Lucio Fontana, Milan

Peter Paul Rubens (Siegen, Germany 1577–1640 Antwerp)
Assumption of the Virgin
Ca. 1620
Oil on panel
17 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. (44.5 x 29.2 cm)

Edward Ruscha (Omaha, Nebraska b. 1937)
Seventeenth Century
1988
Acrylic on canvas
56 x 134 in. (142.2 x 340.4 cm)
© Ed Ruscha

Cy Twombly (Lexington, Virginia 1928–2011 Rome)
Untitled
“Chalkboard” series
1970 
Oil paint and oil stick on canvas
61 1/8 x 74 3/4 x 2 in. (155.3 x 189.9 x 5.1 cm)
© Cy Twombly Foundation

Cy Twombly (Lexington, Virginia 1928–2011 Rome)
Untitled
1959
Oil paint, wax crayon, and lead pencil on canvas
38 3/8 x 55 3/4 in. (97.5 x 141.6 cm)
© Cy Twombly Foundation