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