Image Highlights: The Lay of the Land

  • Steam and ash eruption - from Muddy Creek mudflow, 5.5 miles SE of Mt. St. Helens, Wash

    Frank W. Gohlke. American, Born 1942

    Steam and ash eruption - from Muddy Creek mudflow, 5.5 miles SE of Mt. St. Helens, Wash, 1983

    Gelatin silver print

    16 x 20 in.; 40.64 x 50.8 cm; image: 6 x 18 in.; 15.24 x 45.72 cm

    Gift of Lynn Hecht Schafran, class of 1962

    ID Number: SC 2003:43 4a

  • Ground Zero, "Operation Gnome" (Dec. 10, 1961), 48 Kilometers Southeast of Carslbad, New Mexico from Nuclear Enchantment

    Patrick Nagatani. American, Born 1945

    Ground Zero, "Operation Gnome" (Dec. 10, 1961), 48 Kilometers Southeast of Carslbad, New Mexico from Nuclear Enchantment, 1990

    Iflocolor print

    17 in x 22 in; 43.18 cm x 55.88 cm

    Gift of Nicole Moretti Ungar, class of 1982, and Jon Ungar

    ID Number: SC 2010:67-36

  • October 10, 2007: Butterfly in the Rainforest, San Cugo, Ecuidor, 94.F.

    Mike Glier. American, Born 1953

    October 10, 2007: Butterfly in the Rainforest, San Cugo, Ecuidor, 94.F., 2007-10-10

    Oil on aluminum panel

    24 in x 30 in; 61 cm x 76.2 cm

    Purchased with the Dorothy C. Miller, class of 1925, Fund

    ID Number: SC 2016:1-2

  • July 21, 2007: Fog on the Tundra, Pagnirtung, Canada, 40.F

    Mike Glier. American, Born 1953

    July 21, 2007: Fog on the Tundra, Pagnirtung, Canada, 40.F, 2007-07-21

    Oil on aluminum panel

    24 in x 30 in; 61 cm x 76.2 cm

    Purchased with the Dorothy C. Miller, class of 1925, Fund

    ID Number: SC 2016:1-3

  • January 14, 2008: Harbour Bay, St. John, Virgin Islands, 75.F.

    Mike Glier. American, Born 1953

    January 14, 2008: Harbour Bay, St. John, Virgin Islands, 75.F., 2008-01-14

    Oil on aluminum panel

    24 in x 30 in; 61 cm x 76.2 cm

    Purchased with the Dorothy C. Miller, class of 1925, Fund

    ID Number: SC 2016:1-4

  • Trees in a Storm

    April Gornik. American, Born 1953

    Trees in a Storm, 1982

    Oil on canvas

    60 in x 72 1/8 in; 152.4 cm x 183.2 cm

    Gift of Laura and Steve Riggio

    ID Number: SC 2013:32

  • Corn Fields After Harvest: The Meadows

    Stephen Petegorsky. American, Born 1954

    Corn Fields After Harvest: The Meadows, 2007 negative; 2009 print

    Pigment inkjet print

    24 1/16 in x 29 15/16 in; 61.11875 cm x 76.04125 cm; image: 17 3/8 in x 26 in; 44.1325 cm x 66.04 cm

    Gift of Stephen Petegorsky in memory of Michael Goodison

    ID Number: SC 2009:4

  • Fall I, Vermont

    Martha Armstrong. American, Born 1935

    Fall I, Vermont, ca. 2007

    Oil on canvas

    stretcher: 30 in x 48 in; 76.2 cm x 121.92 cm

    Gift of Paul and Loretta Turner Burns (Loretta Turner, class of 1962)

    ID Number: SC 2009:39

  • Wheatfield - A Confrontation: Battery Park Landfill, Downtown Manhattan - Aerial View

    Agnes Denes. American, Born 1938

    Wheatfield - A Confrontation: Battery Park Landfill, Downtown Manhattan - Aerial View, 1982

    C-print

    11 in x 14 in; 27.94 cm x 35.56 cm; image: 9 1/16 in x 14 in; 23.019 cm x 35.56 cm

    Purchased with the Josephine A. Stein, class of 1927, Fund, in honor of the class of 1927

    ID Number: SC 2007:1 1

  • Wheatfield - A Confrontation: Battery Park Landfill, Downtown Manhattan - The Harvest

    Agnes Denes. American, Born 1938

    Wheatfield - A Confrontation: Battery Park Landfill, Downtown Manhattan - The Harvest, 1982

    C-print

    11 in x 14 in; 27.94 cm x 35.56 cm; image: 9 3/8 in x 14 in; 23.8125 cm x 35.56 cm

    Purchased with the Josephine A. Stein, class of 1927, Fund, in honor of the class of 1927

    ID Number: SC 2007:1 2

  • Winging It, Autumn

    Yvonne Helene Jacquette. American, Born 1934

    Winging It, Autumn, 1990

    Etching printed in color on white wove paper

    25 3/8 x 25 1/8 in.; 64.4525 x 63.8175 cm; image: 15 7/8 x 19 inches

    Gift of Yvonne Jacquette through the Smith College Print Workshop

    ID Number: SC 1990:28 2

  • Serpentine

    Bryan Hunt. American, Born 1947

    Serpentine, 1981

    Bronze with gold patina, and limestone base

    41 1/8 in.: 101.45 cm, sculpture; 30 1/2 x 13 x 8 in.; 77.47 x 33.02 x 20.32 cm; small base: 1 3/8 x 12 x 7 in.; 3.4925 x 30.48 x 17.78 cm; large base: 10 x 32 x 7 in.; 25.4 x 81.28 x 17.78 cm

    Gift of Drayton Grant, class of 1970, and Wayne I. Baden

    ID Number: SC 2004:62

  • Tower of Babel

    Scott Prior. American, Born 1949

    Tower of Babel, 1973

    Oil on wood panel

    9 in x 7 in; 22.86 cm x 17.78 cm

    Gift of Dr. William and Sharon Theobald

    ID Number: SC 2010:37