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Blue

We're celebrating color this week (September 30–October 4, 2013) in a series of Pinterest boards focusing on different hues found in our collections. Here we collect some notable blue works. Explore color further in the Harvard Art Museums magazine, Index: harvardartmuseums.org/index

Máximo González, Pistachos y Pinones San Salvador Seco Pueblo, 2005, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

William Eggleston, Untitled, Memphis, 2001, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

William Eggleston, Untitled, Memphis, 2001, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

The Infant Krishna Floating on the Cosmic Ocean: episode from the “Bhagavata Purana” (Ancient Stories of the Lord), c. 1840, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.

Frank Egloff, After Rodchenko, 2003, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

James Rogers Rich, The Taj Mahal, Moonlit, 1900, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

William L. Hawkins, Boof Bill, 1984, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Claude Monet, The Gare Saint-Lazare: Arrival of a Train, 1877, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Albarello, Iran, Seljuk-Atabeg period, c. 1200, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.

Soseki, Two Gallinules and Lotus Leaves in Shallow Water in the Rain, Japanese, 20th century, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.

Sueharu Fukami, Windy Seascape, Japanese, Heisei period, 2008, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.

Jean-Baptiste-Armand Guillaumin, Woman Sewing, 1884, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Gustave Moreau, Aphrodite, c. 1870, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Niccolò da Foligno, The Madonna Enthroned, from a triptych, 15th century, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

John Singleton Copley, Nicholas Boylston (1716-1771), 1773, Harvard University Portrait Collection.

Jack Gould, Untitled (scientists looking into pool of water at research facility), c. 1950, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Wedgwood Pottery, A Season, 1786, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Dodge Macknight, Figures and Horse-Drawn Coach, 19th-20th century, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Fragment of Dress Silk, Italian?, c. 1770, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Moon Flask with Decoration of the Eight Buddhist Treasures (Babao) within Stylized Lotus Petals, Chinese, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period, 1736-95, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.

Charles Howland Hammatt Billings, In the Himalaya Mountains, 1842, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Johann Christoph Dietzsch, Country Landscape with Two Men on Horseback, 18th century, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Vito Acconci, Inside a Room of Sky: Memphis, c. 2002, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Small Circular Covered Box with Floral Decor, Chinese, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.

Kim Ung-won, Orchids and Rocks, Korean, Choson dynasty, late 19th-early 20th century, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.