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East Baltimore Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Linda Rich, born Cleveland, OH 1949  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
Cityscape\Maryland\Baltimore  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\window  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1104
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1975, George Jadowski
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Graphic Arts
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East Baltimore Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Joan Clark Netherwood, born York, SC 1932  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
Object\furniture\couch  Search this
Architecture Interior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.988
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Department:
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edanmdm:saam_1983.63.988

The French Were Here (Quebec, Port-au-Prince, Fez)

Artist:
Joyce Kozloff, born Somerville, NJ 1942  Search this
Medium:
sequins, beads, fabric, tracing paper, glitter, watercolor, collage, colored pencil, lithographs, etchings on paper
Dimensions:
27 3/4 x 81 in. (70.5 x 205.7 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
1994-1995
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Landscape\Canada\Quebec  Search this
Object\written matter\map  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of an anonymous donor
Object number:
1998.153
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Department:
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Looking Upward

Artist:
James Lesesne Wells, born Atlanta, GA 1902-died Washington, DC 1993  Search this
Medium:
woodcut on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 22 x 17 in. (55.8 x 43.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1928
Topic:
Cityscape  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Jacob and Ruth Kainen
Object number:
1993.75.2
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1993.75.2

Winter, Central Park

Artist:
Mildred Williams, born Detroit, MI 1892-died Detroit, MI 1967  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
image: 10 1/2 × 12 1/4 in. (26.7 × 31.1 cm) sheet: 11 1/2 × 16 1/8 in. (29.2 × 41.0 cm) mount: 13 3/8 × 17 3/4 in. (34 × 45.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1935-1941
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\season\winter  Search this
Landscape\park\Central Park  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\skating  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\sledding  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1975.83.99
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Skyscrapers in Construction, No. 1

Artist:
John Marin, born Rutherford, NJ 1870-died Cape Split, ME 1953  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
10 x 6 3/4 in. (25.4 x 17.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1930
Topic:
Cityscape  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\construction  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1967.104
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Department:
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Subway Bootblack

Artist:
Nan Lurie, born New York City 1910  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 3/4 x 22 3/4 in. (40.0 x 57.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1935-1943
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\service\bootblack  Search this
Object\furniture\chair  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\railroad station  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Audrey McMahon
Object number:
1968.98.4
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Untitled (Book Object Traité Pratique Elementaire de Phototypie)

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper and paperboard
Dimensions:
9 3/8 x 6 x 1 1/4 in. (23.9 x 15.3 x 3.2 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
ca. 1940
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John A. Benton
Object number:
1978.95.10
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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La Salamandre Fin de Siecle

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
photomechanical reproduction, paper and paperboard
Dimensions:
unfolded: 3 1/2 × 14 1/8 in. (8.9 × 35.9 cm), irregular folded in envelope: 2 3/4 × 3 3/4 in. (7.0 × 9.5 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
ca. 1949
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John A. Benton
Object number:
1978.95.17
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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edanmdm:saam_1978.95.17

Hotel de Hollande

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
sand, compass, and shell in a glass-fronted wood box with lid
Dimensions:
1 1/4 x 4 x 2 3/4 in. (3.1 x 10.3 x 7 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
ca. 1955
Topic:
Animal\fish  Search this
Modern art movement\collage  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\Hotel Hollande  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation
Object number:
1985.64.64
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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The Storm--Old Chelsea District, N.Y.

Artist:
Grace Albee, born Scituate, RI 1890-died Bristol, RI 1985  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 7 1/2 × 8 5/8 in. (19.1 × 21.9 cm) image: 4 5/8 × 5 7/8 in. (11.7 × 14.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1946
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Cityscape\weather\snow  Search this
Cityscape\weather\storm  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Chelsea  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Betty Minor Duffy
Object number:
1976.83
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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World's Tallest Disaster

Artist:
Roger Brown, born Hamilton, AL 1941-died Atlanta, GA 1997  Search this
Medium:
oil and magma on canvas
Dimensions:
72 1/8 x 48 in. (183.1 x 122.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1972
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Disaster\fire  Search this
Cityscape\time\night  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1974.91
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, East Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.91

Baby Boobies

Artist:
Les Krims, born New York City 1942  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1974
Topic:
Figure female\nude  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.832
Restrictions & Rights:
©1974, Les Krims
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Two Boys at Carrolburg Place, Washington, D.C.

Artist:
Dawoud Bey  Search this
Medium:
inkjet photograph
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1989, printed 2018
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
2019.30.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2019, Dawoud Bey
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A Girl and Boy Sitting on a Stoop

Artist:
Dawoud Bey  Search this
Medium:
inkjet photograph
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1989, printed 2018
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
2019.30.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2019, Dawoud Bey
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A Young Woman Between Carrolburg Place and Half Street, Washington, D.C.

Artist:
Dawoud Bey  Search this
Medium:
inkjet photograph
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1989, printed 2018
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
2019.30.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2019, Dawoud Bey
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edanmdm:saam_2019.30.3

My Dreams, My Works Must Wait Till After Hell

Artist:
Girl  Search this
Simone Leigh  Search this
Chitra Ganesh  Search this
Medium:
single-channel digital video, color, sound; 07:14 minutes
Type:
Media Arts
Date:
2011
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Samuel and Blanche Koffler Acquisition Fund
Object number:
2019.33.1
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Department:
Time-Based Media Art
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edanmdm:saam_2019.33.1

Breakdown

Artist:
Simone Leigh  Search this
Liz Magic Laser  Search this
Medium:
single-channel digital video, color, sound; 09:00 minutes
Type:
Media Arts
Date:
2011
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Samuel and Blanche Koffler Acquisition Fund
Object number:
2019.33.2
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Department:
Time-Based Media Art
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Spider Web

Artist:
Unidentified (Pennsylvania)  Search this
Medium:
cotton
Dimensions:
85 1/2 × 74 in. (217.2 × 188.0 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Fiber
Quilt
Date:
ca. 1860
Topic:
Object\other\linens  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Raymond Vlasin and family, with deepest appreciation for the many friends with whom Claire Vlasin quilted
Object number:
2017.24.29
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Department:
Decorative Arts
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edanmdm:saam_2017.24.29

Courthouse Steps

Artist:
Unidentified (Pennsylvania)  Search this
Medium:
wool
Dimensions:
64 × 64 1/2 in. (162.6 × 163.8 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Fiber
Quilt
Date:
ca. 1876-1900
Topic:
Object\other\linens  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Raymond Vlasin and family, with deepest appreciation for the many friends with whom Claire Vlasin quilted
Object number:
2017.24.31
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Department:
Decorative Arts
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edanmdm:saam_2017.24.31

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