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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 red works. Explore color further in the Harvard Art Museums magazine, Index: harvardartmuseums.org/index

Denman Waldo Ross, Portrait of a Young Man in a Red Robe, 19th-20th century, Harvard Art Museum/Fogg Museum.

Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Women in Red Plaid Kueono, Edo period, 1615-1868, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.

Jenny Holzer, The End of the U. S. A., 1979-1982, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Dodge Macknight, Red Tree and Mountain, Alpes-Maritimes, 19th-20th century, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Unknown Artist, Portrait of a Nobleman in Red, c. 1800, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.

Frank Stella, Red River Valley, 1958, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Ben Shahn, J. Parnell Thomas, 1947, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Margaret Laighton, Red Bananas, 20th century, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Vito Acconci, Red Mask, 1987, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Zhongxiang Li, It's Just Between the Heaven and Earth (Tiandi zhi jian), 1994, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.

Josef Albers, Untitled (red squares), 1972, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Thomas Nozkowski, Untitled #6, 2002, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Gabrielle in a Red Dress, 1908, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Torii Kiyonaga, Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô 5th in the Shibaraku Role of Asahina (Ichikawa Hakuen kaomise no tsurane), Late Edo period, 1801, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.

Aubrey Beardsley, Isolde, 1895, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Prince Shotoku at Age Two, Japanese, Kamakura period, c. 1292, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.

Edward Burne-Jones, Danaë Watching the Building of the Brazen Tower, 1872, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Female Musicians Perform for an Ascetic, c. 1750, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.

Georg Baselitz, Saxon Motif, 1964, Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum.

William Thompson Bartoll, Harriette Briggs Stoddard (1821-1848), c. 1841-1842, Harvard University Portrait Collection.

Portrait of a Seated Civil Official, early 17th century, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.

Corita Kent (Sister Mary Corita), God is Alive (part 1), 1969, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Katsushika Hokusai, Mount Fuji Viewed during a Fine Wind on a Clear Morning (Gaifû kaisei), from the series Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku sanjûrokkei), Late Edo period, circa 1829-1833, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.

Joseph Janney Steinmetz, Untitled (pelican standing in a giftbox and wearing a Christmas bow), c. 195o, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

Katsushika Hokusai, Spray of Red Maple, Japanese, Edo period, 1615-1868, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.