Works on Paper

Strengths of the Hood’s roughly 12,000 American drawings, watercolors, prints, and photographs include early 20th-century prints; posters related to World War I and World War II; 19th- and 20th-century drawings; and 20th- and 21st-century photographs, with depth in contemporary environmental imagery.

Piction collections thumbnails

Charles Milton Bell, American, 1848 - 1893
Yinmaton Yalakit (Chief Joseph, 1840-1905) of the Nez Perce
January 1879
13.13.25440
Terry Winters, American, born 1949
Double Standard
1984
2005.11
Lewis Wickes Hine, American, 1874 - 1940
Breaker Boys
negative 1911, print 1911-1930
2005.12
Lewis Wickes Hine, American, 1874 - 1940
Breaker Boys
negative 1911, print 1911-1930
2005.12
Dorothea Lange, American, 1895 - 1965
White Angel Breadline, San Francisco
negative 1932, print 1940s
2005.14
Dorothea Lange, American, 1895 - 1965
White Angel Breadline, San Francisco
negative 1932, print 1940s
2005.14
Edward Burtynsky, Canadian, born 1955
Shipbreaking #31, Chittagong, Bangladesh
2001
2005.20
Edward Burtynsky, Canadian, born 1955
Shipbreaking #31, Chittagong, Bangladesh
2001
2005.20
Mike Disfarmer, American, 1884 - 1959
Homer, Laura, and Alton Jackson
February 26, 1940
2005.83.17
Mike Disfarmer, American, 1884 - 1959
Homer, Laura, and Alton Jackson
February 26, 1940
2005.83.17
Mike Disfarmer, American, 1884 - 1959
Homer, Laura, and Alton Jackson
February 26, 1940
2005.83.17
James Nachtwey, American, born 1948
Rwanda
1994
2006.39
James Nachtwey, American, born 1948
Rwanda
1994
2006.39
Subhankar Banerjee, American (born India), born 1967
Caribou Migration I
2002
2006.61
Subhankar Banerjee, American (born India), born 1967
Caribou Migration I
2002
2006.61
Arnold Genthe, American (born Germany), 1869 - 1942
Arvia MacKaye (1902-1989) as a Child
about 1913
2007.78.1
Timothy H. O'Sullivan, American, 1840 - 1882
Field Where Gen. Reynolds Fell, Gettysburg, plate 37, from Gardner's Photographic Sketchbook of the...
July 1863; print 1865
2008.64.2
Timothy H. O'Sullivan, American, 1840 - 1882
Field Where Gen. Reynolds Fell, Gettysburg, plate 37, from Gardner's Photographic Sketchbook of the...
July 1863; print 1865
2008.64.2
Robert Rauschenberg, American, 1925 - 2008
Untitled, from The Paris Review Print Series
1965
2008.65.1
Man Ray, American, 1890 - 1976
Mathematical Object
1934-1936
2012.4
Man Ray, American, 1890 - 1976
Mathematical Object
1934-1936
2012.4
Francesca Woodman, American, 1958 - 1981
Untitled, from the Eel Series, Rome
May 1977-August 1978
2013.13
Julio Salgado, Mexican, born 1983
UNDOCU / LOVE / RECOGNIZES / NO BORDERS, from the portfolio Migration Now
2012
2013.46.31
Walker Evans, American, 1903 - 1975
Subway Passengers, New York City (Mother and Child)
negative April 28, 1938; print about 1938
2013.53
Walker Evans, American, 1903 - 1975
Subway Passengers, New York City (Mother and Child)
negative April 28, 1938; print about 1938
2013.53
William Zorach, American (born Lithuania), 1889 - 1966
An American Family (Sailing; Provincetown)
1916
2013.80
Stephen Shore, American, born 1947
Flat Creek, Jackson, Wyoming
September 2, 1979
2014.106.22
Ada Gilmore Chaffee, American, 1883 - 1955
Untitled (Two Figures with Cow, Provincetown ; Provincetown Scene with Couple and Cow)
about 1917-1918
2014.23
Ada Gilmore Chaffee, American, 1883 - 1955
Untitled (Two Figures with Cow, Provincetown ; Provincetown Scene with Couple and Cow)
about 1917-1918
2014.23
Dawoud Bey, American, born 1953
Quentin, from the series Class Pictures
2003
2014.66.5
Edwin Plummer, American, 1802 - 1880
Portrait of a Woman
about 1828
2014.68
Imogen Cunningham, American, 1883 - 1976
Agave
negative 1920s; print 1970s
2014.8
Timothy H. O'Sullivan, American, 1840 - 1882
Black Canyon, From Camp 8, Looking Above
1871; print about 1873
2015.26
Timothy H. O'Sullivan, American, 1840 - 1882
Black Canyon, From Camp 8, Looking Above
1871; print about 1873
2015.26
Jim Dine, American, born 1935
Two Robes (ferns, acid and water) (Diptych)
1976
2015.35.16
Jim Dine, American, born 1935
Two Robes (ferns, acid and water) (Diptych)
1976
2015.35.16
Jim Dine, American, born 1935
Two Robes (ferns, acid and water) (Diptych)
1976
2015.35.16
Joan Mitchell, American, 1925 - 1992
Untitled
about 1959
d.2002.28
Joan Mitchell, American, 1925 - 1992
Untitled
about 1959
d.2002.28
Eastman Johnson, American, 1824 - 1906
The Album
1859
d.2003.17
Eastman Johnson, American, 1824 - 1906
The Album
1859
d.2003.17
Agnes Martin, American, 1912 - 2004
Untitled
1967
d.2003.51
Agnes Martin, American, 1912 - 2004
Untitled
1967
d.2003.51
Agnes Martin, American, 1912 - 2004
Untitled
1967
d.2003.51
John James Audubon, American, 1785 - 1851
American Buzzard or White Breasted Hawk... Falco Leverianus
about 1810-1820
d.2003.52
John James Audubon, American, 1785 - 1851
American Buzzard or White Breasted Hawk... Falco Leverianus
about 1810-1820
d.2003.52
Bill Traylor, American, about 1854 - 1949
House with Figures and Animals (House with Figures; House with Figures and Snake)
1939
d.2003.53
Bill Traylor, American, about 1854 - 1949
House with Figures and Animals (House with Figures; House with Figures and Snake)
1939
d.2003.53
John Singer Sargent, American, 1856 - 1925
Preliminary Figure Study for "Hell," Boston Public Library Mural Project
about 1910
d.929.10.5
George Copeland Ault, American, 1891 - 1948
Back of Patchin Place
1927
d.935.1.98
George Copeland Ault, American, 1891 - 1948
Back of Patchin Place
1927
d.935.1.98
George Wesley Bellows, American, 1882 - 1925
The Boardwalk (The Merry-Go-Round)
about 1915
d.940.20
Thomas Nast, American (born Germay), 1840 - 1902
Illustration for Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven"
July 30, 1862
d.944.31.2
Thomas Nast, American (born Germay), 1840 - 1902
Illustration for Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven"
July 30, 1862
d.944.31.2
John Sloan, American, 1871 - 1951
Family on Fire Escape (Ella was a Washtub Woman), drawing for illustration in "Hearst's International,"...
1922
d.946.12.3
John Sloan, American, 1871 - 1951
Family on Fire Escape (Ella was a Washtub Woman), drawing for illustration in "Hearst's International,"...
1922
d.946.12.3
Everett Shinn, American, 1876 - 1953
Trafalgar Square, London
1900
d.951.48
Everett Shinn, American, 1876 - 1953
Trafalgar Square, London
1900
d.951.48
Everett Shinn, American, 1876 - 1953
Trafalgar Square, London
1900
d.951.48
Joseph Stella, American (born Italy), 1877 - 1946
Dying Lotus
about 1930-1932
d.952.133
Joseph Stella, American (born Italy), 1877 - 1946
Dying Lotus
about 1930-1932
d.952.133
John Sloan, American, 1871 - 1951
Ludlow, Colorado (Class War in Colorado), 1914, drawing for an illustration in "The New York Call,"...
1914
d.952.44
Benjamin West, American, 1738 - 1820
Archangel Gabriel of the Annunciation
1784
d.959.104
Ann Elisabeth L. Hobbs, American, 1828 - 1886
The Last of His Tribe (Indian Hunter with Bow)
about 1845-1850
d.961.7
Charles Ephraim Burchfield, American, 1893 - 1967
Early Morning
1925
d.963.3
Charles Ephraim Burchfield, American, 1893 - 1967
Early Morning
1925
d.963.3
Charles Ephraim Burchfield, American, 1893 - 1967
Early Morning
1925
d.963.3
Charles Wilbert White, American, 1918 - 1979
Exploding Star (Awake)
1965
d.968.24
Charles Wilbert White, American, 1918 - 1979
Exploding Star (Awake)
1965
d.968.24
Daniel Huntington, American, 1816 - 1906
William Cullen Bryant, Daniel Webster, and Washington Irving
1852
d.968.66
Lee Bontecou, American, born 1931
Untitled
1964
d.976.217.1
Lee Bontecou, American, born 1931
Untitled
1964
d.976.217.1
Christo, American (born Bulgaria), born 1935
Running Fence: Project for Sonoma and Marin Counties, California
1976
d.977.149.1
Christo, American (born Bulgaria), born 1935
Running Fence: Project for Sonoma and Marin Counties, California
1976
d.977.149.1
John Singleton Copley, American, 1738 - 1815
Governor John Wentworth (1737-1820)
1769
d.977.175
John Singleton Copley, American, 1738 - 1815
Governor John Wentworth (1737-1820)
1769
d.977.175
John Singleton Copley, American, 1738 - 1815
Governor John Wentworth (1737-1820)
1769
d.977.175
Paul Sample, American, 1896 - 1974
Will Bond
about 1948
d.983.34.7
Edwin Walter Dickinson, American, 1891 - 1978
The Bee: Lothrup Weld's House
1943
d.991.15
Edwin Walter Dickinson, American, 1891 - 1978
The Bee: Lothrup Weld's House
1943
d.991.15
Edwin Walter Dickinson, American, 1891 - 1978
The Bee: Lothrup Weld's House
1943
d.991.15
Alice Aycock, American, born 1946
Solar Wind Project for Roanoke
1982
d.991.18.1
Alice Aycock, American, born 1946
Solar Wind Project for Roanoke
1982
d.991.18.1
Alice Aycock, American, born 1946
Solar Wind Project for Roanoke
1982
d.991.18.1
Walter Tandy Murch, American (born Canada), 1907 - 1967
Study #18
1962
d.995.61
Walter Tandy Murch, American (born Canada), 1907 - 1967
Study #18
1962
d.995.61
Paul Cadmus, American, 1904 - 1999
Factory Worker: Francisco (Francisco Femenias)
1933
d.996.18
Paul Cadmus, American, 1904 - 1999
Factory Worker: Francisco (Francisco Femenias)
1933
d.996.18
Paul Cadmus, American, 1904 - 1999
Factory Worker: Francisco (Francisco Femenias)
1933
d.996.18
Ralston Crawford, American, 1906 - 1978
Box Car & New Orleans
1951
d.996.33
Ralston Crawford, American, 1906 - 1978
Box Car & New Orleans
1951
d.996.33
Ralston Crawford, American, 1906 - 1978
Box Car & New Orleans
1951
d.996.33
William Trost Richards, American, 1833 - 1905
Palms
1856
d.997.12
William Trost Richards, American, 1833 - 1905
Palms
1856
d.997.12
William Trost Richards, American, 1833 - 1905
Palms
1856
d.997.12
Charles Burton, American, 1782 - after 1847
Profile Portrait of a Woman
1847
d.x.124.1
Charles Burton, American, 1782 - after 1847
Profile Portrait of a Man
1847
d.x.124.2
Larry Fink, American, born 1941
Norfolk, Connecticut, July 1978
1978
ph.2000.1.12
Larry Fink, American, born 1941
Norfolk, Connecticut, July 1978
1978
ph.2000.1.12
Larry Fink, American, born 1941
Norfolk, Connecticut, July 1978
1978
ph.2000.1.12