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Design for Wallpaper and Textiles: Flowers and Butterflies

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Medium:
Brush and gouache on cream paper
Type:
wallpaper designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
France
Date:
19th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Branch with white blossoms and foliage in a reverse "c" shape, with grasses behind it. Two yellow butterflies fly to the left of the branch, one gray, brown and orange flies above it at the top of the page.
Credit Line:
Gift of Harvey Smith
Accession Number:
1968-107-23
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Design for Wallpaper and Textile: Flowers

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Medium:
Brush and gouache on brown paper, lined
Type:
wallpaper designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
France
Date:
19th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Clusters of daffodils and white flowers with grasses on light gray ground.
Credit Line:
Gift of Harvey Smith
Accession Number:
1968-107-5
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Design for Wallpaper and Textiles: Flowers

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Medium:
Brush and gouache, graphite on cream paper
Type:
wallpaper designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
France
Date:
19th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Guidelines in graphite are visible on the page with the diamond bisected horizontally and vertically. On light blue and white vertically striped ground. Blue leaves in center diamond with yellow stems and centers, all facing different directions. Each leaf has two smaller light blue leaves at its base.
Credit Line:
Gift of Harvey Smith
Accession Number:
1968-107-66
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Mise-en-carte for Textile, No. 8359

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Designer:
Robert M. Davidson
Manufacturer:
Orinoka Mills, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Publisher:
F. Jones & Co.
Medium:
Brush and gouache, graphite on pre-printed graph paper
Type:
textile designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
January 24, 1918
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Floral design of tulips, berries and stylized leaves.
Credit Line:
Gift of Orinoka Mills
Accession Number:
1971-57-1-d
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Two Standing Oxen Yoked Together, Series of Oxen Heads and Hind-parts, and the Branches of an Oak Tree.

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Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900
Medium:
Graphite on off-white wove paper
Type:
nature studies
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
September 1844
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Horizontal sheet containing a ox heads and hind-parts at upper left; leaf covered branches of an oak tree at upper right; and two standing oxen yoked together and seen in right profile at lower center.
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-1397
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A barn and haystack

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Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900
Type:
landscapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
September 1844
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Verso: Pine tree
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-1401
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Drawing

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Type:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer
Accession Number:
1963-39-998
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Jesus and the Three Marys

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Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970
Medium:
pen and ink and colored pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 3/8 x 8 in. (26.3 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1939
Topic:
Religion\New Testament\Christ
Religion\New Testament\Crucifixion
Religion\New Testament\Mary
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.515
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(Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) In the Potter's House

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Artist:
Elihu Vedder, born New York City 1836-died Rome, Italy 1923
Medium:
chalk, pencil and ink on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 17 3/8 x 13 1/2 in. (44.2 x 34.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1883-1884
Topic:
Figure male\full length
Occupation\craft\potter
Literature\Khayyam, Omar\Rubaiyat
Allegory\life\creation
Object\art object\pottery
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase and gift from Elizabeth W. Henderson in memory of her husband Francis Tracy Henderson
Object number:
1978.108.45
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The Court Room Scene

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Artist:
Arthur Dove, born Canandaigua, NY 1880-died Huntington, NY 1946
Medium:
pencil and crayon on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 14 3/8 x 22 1/2 in. (36.4 x 57.3 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1904-1907
Topic:
Figure group\male
Occupation\law\judge
Object\other\flag
Architecture Interior\civic\courthouse
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Paul M. Dove
Object number:
1978.79
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Madame Inez Dreyfus Cordozo

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Artist:
Alice Pike Barney, born Cincinnati, OH 1857-died Los Angeles, CA 1931
Sitter:
Inez Dreyfus Cordozo
Medium:
pastel on canvas
Dimensions:
36 1/4 x 28 7/8 in. (92.2 x 73.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1911
Topic:
Portrait female
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Laura Dreyfus Barney and Natalie Clifford Barney in memory of their mother, Alice Pike Barney
Object number:
1951.14.19
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Mr. Francis Nye

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Artist:
Alice Pike Barney, born Cincinnati, OH 1857-died Los Angeles, CA 1931
Sitter:
Francis Nye
Medium:
pastel on paper mounted on fiberboard
Dimensions:
29 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (75.9 x 50.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1903
Topic:
Occupation\writer\author
Portrait male\head
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Laura Dreyfus Barney and Natalie Clifford Barney in memory of their mother, Alice Pike Barney
Object number:
1951.14.83
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(Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) The Awakening

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Artist:
Elihu Vedder, born New York City 1836-died Rome, Italy 1923
Medium:
chalk, pencil, ink and watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 19 3/4 x 14 3/4 in. (50.3 x 37.4 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1883-1884
Topic:
Allegory\life
Figure female\full length
Literature\Khayyam, Omar\Rubaiyat
Object\written matter
Religion\angel
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase and gift from Elizabeth W. Henderson in memory of her husband Francis Tracy Henderson
Object number:
1978.108.7
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The Porch of la Salute, Venice

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Artist:
Herman A. Webster, born New York City 1878-died France 1970
Medium:
pencil and ink wash on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 3/8 x 7 3/4 in. (26.2 x 19.8 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1930
Topic:
Cityscape\Italy\Venice
Architecture Exterior\detail\porch
Architecture Exterior\religious\church
Architecture Exterior\religious\Santa Maria della Salute
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Moune G.H. Webster
Object number:
1973.124.78
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Reclining Female Nude

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Artist:
Carl Newman, born Philadelphia, PA 1858-died Abington, PA 1932
Medium:
drawing
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Figure female\nude
Object number:
1967.63.229
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Tiger Lilies

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Artist:
John Henry Twachtman, born Cincinnati, OH 1853-died Gloucester, MA 1902
Medium:
pastel
Dimensions:
17 1/2 x 11 3/4 in. (44.4 x 29.8 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1900
Topic:
Landscape\plant\lily
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.6.145
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(Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) The Vine

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Artist:
Elihu Vedder, born New York City 1836-died Rome, Italy 1923
Medium:
chalk, pencil, ink and watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 18 5/8 x 14 5/8 in. (47.3 x 37.1 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1883-1884
Topic:
Dress\historic\classical dress
Figure female\full length
Allegory\quality\hope
Literature\Khayyam, Omar\Rubaiyat
Landscape\plant\grape
Object\written matter\poem
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase and gift from Elizabeth W. Henderson in memory of her husband Francis Tracy Henderson
Object number:
1978.108.34
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Study of a Young Woman

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Artist:
Abbott Handerson Thayer, born Boston, MA 1849-died Dublin, NH 1921
Sitter:
Elise Pumpelly
Medium:
pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
13 1/4 x 10 1/4 in. (33.7 x 26.0 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1895
Topic:
Figure female
Study
Portrait female\knee length
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.6.128R-V
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(Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) The Last Man

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Artist:
Elihu Vedder, born New York City 1836-died Rome, Italy 1923
Medium:
chalk, pencil, ink and watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 18 3/4 x 14 1/4 in. (47.6 x 36.3 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1883-1884
Topic:
Figure\fragment\skull
Allegory\death
Figure group\male\nude
Religion\New Testament\Last Judgment
Religion\Old Testament\Adam
Literature\Khayyam, Omar\Rubaiyat
Religion\angel
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase and gift from Elizabeth W. Henderson in memory of her husband Francis Tracy Henderson
Object number:
1978.108.40
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Madame Lachaise

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Artist:
Gaston Lachaise, American, b. Paris, France, 1882–1935
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
17 7/8 x 11 13/16 in. (45.3 x 30 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
(c. 1930)
Exhibition History:
PORTLAND MUSEUM OF ART, Maine. "A New American Sculpture, 1914-1945: Lachaise, Laurent, Nadelman, and Zorach," 26 May-8 September 2017, colorpl. 69. Tour: MEMPHIS BROOKS MUSEUM OF ART, Tennessee, 14 October-7 January 2018; AMON CARTER MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, Fort Worth, 17 February-13 May.
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2870
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