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Dust Bowl

Artist:
Alexandre Hogue, born Memphis, MO 1898-died Tulsa, OK 1994  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
24 x 32 5/8 in. (61 x 82.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1933
Topic:
Western  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
Architecture\detail\fence  Search this
Disaster\drought  Search this
Landscape\desert  Search this
Architecture\farm\barn  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
Object number:
1969.123
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Cape Cod Morning

Artist:
Edward Hopper, born Nyack, NY 1882-died New York City 1967  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
34 1/8 x 40 1/4 in. (86.7 x 102.3 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1950
Topic:
Landscape\time\morning  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts\Cape Cod  Search this
Figure female\knee length  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation
Object number:
1986.6.92
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Elaine de Kooning Self-Portrait

Title:
Self-Portrait #3
Artist:
Elaine de Kooning, 12 Mar 1918 - 1 Feb 1989  Search this
Sitter:
Elaine de Kooning, 12 Mar 1918 - 1 Feb 1989  Search this
Medium:
Oil on Masonite
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 75.6 x 57.5cm (29 3/4 x 22 5/8") (6/24/13 exam form: 30 1/4 x 23)
Frame: 98.4 x 79.7 x 4.1cm (38 3/4 x 31 3/8 x 1 5/8") (6/24/13 exam form: 38 3/4 x 31 1/2 x 1 1/2)
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1946
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Artwork  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower  Search this
Interior\Studio\Art  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Elaine de Kooning: Female  Search this
Elaine de Kooning: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.94.81
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National Portrait Gallery
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Pigeons at Senjoji (Asakusa Kannon Temple)

Artist:
Watanabe Seitei 渡辺省亭 (1851 - 1918)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 180 x 112.5 cm (70 7/8 x 44 5/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1877
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
bodhisattva  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
incense  Search this
temple  Search this
pigeon  Search this
Kannon  Search this
Japan  Search this
kakemono  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F2000.1a-d
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Banyan Tree

Artist:
Peter Blume, born Smorgon, Russia 1906-died New Milford, CT 1992  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
28 1/4 x 36 1/4 in. (71.7 x 92.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1961
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Landscape\water  Search this
Landscape\tree\banyan tree  Search this
Occupation\art\draftsman  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Object number:
1969.47.7
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Artist's Table

Artist:
Isabel Bishop, born Cincinnati, OH 1902-died New York City 1988  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
14 5/8 x 17 1/2 in. (37.2 x 44.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1931
Topic:
Still life\furniture\table  Search this
Still life\art tool  Search this
Still life\other\container  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation
Object number:
1986.6.6
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Life Mask (Abraham Lincoln)

Artist:
Priscilla Roberts, born Glen Ridge, NJ 1916-died Georgetown, CT 2001  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln  Search this
Medium:
oil on board
Dimensions:
19 × 16 in. (48.3 × 40.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1961-1962
Topic:
Portrait male\head  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by David S. Purvis
Object number:
2009.12
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Jacques Martin Barzun

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - May 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Jacques Martin Barzun, 30 Nov 1907 - 25 Oct 2012  Search this
Medium:
Tempera, pencil and pastel on paper
Dimensions:
51.4cm x 38.1cm (20 1/4" x 15"), Accurate
Culture:
Jacques Martin Barzun: European\French  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1956
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Lantern  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Jacques Martin Barzun: Male  Search this
Jacques Martin Barzun: Literature\Writer  Search this
Jacques Martin Barzun: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Jacques Martin Barzun: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
Jacques Martin Barzun: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Jacques Martin Barzun: Literature\Editor\Book  Search this
Jacques Martin Barzun: Education\Administrator\University\Dean  Search this
Jacques Martin Barzun: Legion of Honor  Search this
Jacques Martin Barzun: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Jacques Martin Barzun: National Humanities Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC228
Restrictions & Rights:
© Chris Murphy
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.TC228

Fragment: Camel and driver

Medium:
Ink or paint on parchment
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Egypt or Iraq
Date:
9th century
Topic:
camel  Search this
Iraq  Search this
Egypt  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Accession Number:
FSC-PA-4
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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The Figure Five

Artist:
Robert Indiana, born New Castle, IN 1928-died Vinalhaven, ME 2018  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
60 x 50 in. (152.4 x 127.0 cm) frame: 62 x 51 7/8 x 2 in. (157.5 x 131.9 x 5.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1963
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Object\letter  Search this
Object\numeral  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1984.51
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1963, Robert Indiana
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A Donkey for Mr. Zhu

Artist:
Qiu Ying 仇英 (ca. 1494-1552)  Search this
Calligrapher:
Xu Zhenqing (1479-1511)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 26.5 x 70.1 cm (10 7/16 x 27 5/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Jiangsu province, China
Date:
calligraphy 1500; painting ca. 1550
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
donkey  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
scholar  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.213
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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edanmdm:fsg_S1987.213
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Palace Women and Children Celebrating the New Year

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Yan Liben (ca. 600-674)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 160.3 x 106.2 cm (63 1/8 x 41 13/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
15th-16th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
new year  Search this
festival  Search this
child  Search this
woman  Search this
celebration  Search this
Zhong Kui  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.403
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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edanmdm:fsg_F1916.403

The Shu River

Artist:
Traditionally attributed to Li Gonglin (傳)李公麟 (ca. 1049-1106)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 32.3 x 752.1 cm (12 11/16 x 296 1/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
13th century
Period:
Southern Song dynasty
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279)  Search this
Song dynasty (960 - 1279)  Search this
river  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.539
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Song and Yuan Dynasty Painting and Calligraphy
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Sheep and Goat

Artist:
Zhao Mengfu 趙孟頫 (1254-1322)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 25.2 x 48.7 cm (9 15/16 x 19 3/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1300
Period:
Yuan dynasty
Topic:
goat  Search this
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)  Search this
sheep  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1931.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Song and Yuan Dynasty Painting and Calligraphy
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Horse and Groom, after Li Gonglin

Artist:
Zhao Yong 趙雍 (1291-1361)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 31.5 x 73.5 cm (12 3/8 x 28 15/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1347
Period:
Yuan dynasty
Topic:
horse  Search this
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)  Search this
copy  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1945.32
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Song and Yuan Dynasty Painting and Calligraphy
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A Myriad Bamboo in Autumn

Artist:
Wang Fu (1362-1416)  Search this
Calligrapher:
Frontispiece by Lu Shen (1477-1544)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 26.1 x 847 cm (10 1/4 x 333 7/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1410
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
bamboo  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1952.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Palace Ladies and Children

Artist:
Ding Guanpeng (active 1726-after 1770)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 17.4 x 93.5 cm (6 7/8 x 36 13/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
mid-18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
court  Search this
playing  Search this
playing  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
child  Search this
woman  Search this
reading  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the United States Customs Service, Department of the Treasury
Accession Number:
F1980.126
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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edanmdm:fsg_F1980.126
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Central Asian groom pasturing a horse

Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 166 x 93 cm (65 3/8 x 36 5/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
14th century
Period:
Yuan or Ming dynasty
Topic:
horse  Search this
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
groom  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth Meyer Epstein
Accession Number:
F1992.40
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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edanmdm:fsg_F1992.40

The Qianlong Emperor as Manjushri, the Bodhisattva of Wisdom

Artist:
Imperial workshop  Search this
Emperor's face painted by Giuseppe Castiglione (Lang Shining) (1688-1766)  Search this
Medium:
Ink, color, and gold on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 113.6 x 64.3 cm (44 3/4 x 25 5/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
mid-18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
portrait  Search this
Buddhism  Search this
dragon  Search this
nirvana  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
Qianlong reign (1736 - 1796)  Search this
Manjushri  Search this
lotus  Search this
tomb  Search this
China  Search this
monk  Search this
emperor  Search this
dharmachakra  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment and funds provided by an anonymous donor
Accession Number:
F2000.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Jane Mathilda Bolin

Artist:
Betsy Graves Reyneau, 1888 - 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Jane Matilda Bolin, 11 Apr 1908 - 8 Jan 2007  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
96.5cm x 81.3cm (38" x 32"), Accurate
Culture:
Jane Matilda Bolin: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1944
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring\Wedding Band  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch  Search this
Jane Matilda Bolin: Female  Search this
Jane Matilda Bolin: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Jane Matilda Bolin: Politics and Government\Government Official\New York  Search this
Jane Matilda Bolin: Law and Law Enforcement\Jurist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
S/NPG.67.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Peter Edward Fayard
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Exhibition:
Explore! with the National Portrait Gallery
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 152
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.67.5

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