Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: The Museum Year 2009

The Year

Art of the Americas: July 2008–June 2009

Desk clock Designed by Paul Theodore Frankl, about 1928, Chrome, glass, plastic, 2008.1038

Weather cock Attributed to Thomas Drowne, about 1772, Gilt sheet copper, iron, lead, glass eyes, 2008.1401

715 Washington Street, Greenwich Village Walter Augustus Simon, 1947, Oil on canvas with additional mixed media, 2008.1402

Untitled Norman Lewis, about 1960–1964, Oil on canvas, 2008.1403

The Juggler #1 Hughie Lee-Smith, about 1964, Oil on canvas, 2008.1404

Staccato Cesar Paternosto, 1965, Oil on canvas, 2008.1405

Parakeets and Gold Fish Bowl Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, about 1893, Glass, lead, bronze chain, 2008.1415

Table lamp Designed by Donald Deskey, designed 1927-28; made 1927-1931, Silverplated brass, glass, electrical fittings, 2008.1416

Ashtray Designed by Donald Deskey, about 1927, Chrome-plated metal, 2008.1417

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Russell John Trumbull, 1793, Oil on canvas mounted on Masonite, 2008.1418

Fireplace surround from the Elizabeth E. Spooner house, Boston, Massachusetts about 1880, Painted and gilt wood, porcelain tiles, 2008.1501

"Town and Country" teapot with lid Designed by Eva Zeisel, designed 1947; made 1947–56, Glazed earthenware, 2008.1502a-b

Carrying basket (or coiled pack basket) about 1890, Coiled cedar and spruce, completely imbricated with bear grass, wild cherry bark, and horsetail or dyed cedar bark, 2008.1503

Floriform vase Louis Comfort Tiffany, about 1904, Favrile glass, 2008.1504

Lounge chair and ottoman, No. 670 and 671 Designed by Charles Eames, designed 1956, made 1956–62, Molded plywood (walnut or rosewood veneers), cast aluminum, black leather-covered latex foam and down upholstery, rubber, 2008.1505.1-2

Spanish leather stool, No. 700 Gustav Stickley, 1900–1901, Oak (probably), leather (probably original), original brass tacks, 2008.1596

Radiator grille sample for the State Street Trust Company, Boston, Massachusetts Samuel Yellin, 1925–1926, Wrought iron, 2008.1597

Adjustable-back chair, No. 2342 Gustav Stickley, designed 1901, made about 1905, Oak, leather (one cushion original, one replaced), 2008.1598

26 pieces of pottery Made by Paul Revere Pottery of the Saturday Evening Girls club, 1911–1942, Earthenware with glaze, 2008.1599-1617

Horse's headstall about 1875–1900, Silver, leather, 2008.2003