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18c James Hoban single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1935
Medium:
paper; ink ( ); adhesive
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
District of Columbia
United States of America
Date:
October 13, 1981
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
1985.0021.2530
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
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Washington City Old Post Office architectural model

Medium:
wood; glass; brass; cotton
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 43 x 25 x 32 in. (109.22 x 63.5 x 81.28 cm) Height x Width x Depth (Crate): 56 x 43 x 47 in. (142.24 x 109.22 x 119.38 cm)
Type:
Structures & Furnishings
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1909
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Object number:
0.241441.1
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National Postal Museum
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Rolling Stock #27

Artist:
Robert Cottingham, born New York City 1935  Search this
Medium:
color woodcut on paper
Dimensions:
image: 10 1/4 x 13 1/2 in. (26.0 x 34.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1992
Topic:
Architecture\detail  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of an anonymous donor
Object number:
1997.108.64
Copyright Credit Line:
© 1992, Robert Cottingham
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A Littoral Tile, from Scribner's Monthly, An Illustrated Magazine for the People, January 1879

Artist:
Winslow Homer, born Boston, MA 1836-died Prout's Neck, ME 1910  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 2 1/2 x 2 5/8 in. (6.4 x 6.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1878
Topic:
Figure male\full length  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Ray Austrian Collection, gift of Beatrice L. Austrian, Caryl A. Austrian and James A. Austrian
Object number:
1996.63.197-.199
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Moving Day

Artist:
Frances Currey, born Indianapolis, IN 1925  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 22 5/8 x 29 7/8 in. (57.5 x 75.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Folk Art
Date:
1978
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\truck  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
Primitive  Search this
Occupation\labor\mover  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1979.64
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The Court Room Scene

Artist:
Arthur Dove, born Canandaigua, NY 1880-died Huntington, NY 1946  Search this
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  Search this
Occupation\law\judge  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\courthouse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Paul M. Dove
Object number:
1978.79
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Homeward

Artist:
Edward Mitchell Bannister, born St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada 1828-died Providence, RI 1901  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
9 x 14 in. (22.8 x 35.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1895
Topic:
Landscape\forest  Search this
Figure male\knee length  Search this
Landscape\road\path  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of H. Alan and Melvin Frank
Object number:
1983.95.99
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The Harvest Moon

Artist:
Charles Melville Dewey, born Lowville, NY 1849-died New York City 1937  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
24 1/8 x 30 1/8 in. (61.2 x 76.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1908
Topic:
Landscape\celestial\moon  Search this
Landscape\time\sunset  Search this
Landscape\season\autumn  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of William T. Evans
Object number:
1909.7.19
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Houses and Landscape

Artist:
Preston Dickinson, born New York City 1889-died Irun, Spain 1930  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
16 1/8 x 19 5/8 in. (40.8 x 50.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1918
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of A.W. Pearlman, M.D. in memory of Henry Pearlman
Object number:
1978.36
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Fishing Shacks

Artist:
Edward Mitchell Bannister, born St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada 1828-died Providence, RI 1901  Search this
Medium:
oil on wood
Dimensions:
10 5/8 x 13 7/8 in. (27.0 x 35.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1877-1885
Topic:
Landscape\water  Search this
Architecture\boat\fishing boat  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\hut  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Howard S. and Dorothy Lampal
Object number:
1983.95.111
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Arikara Village of Earth-Covered lodges, 1600 Miles above St. Louis

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
11 1/4 x 14 3/8 in. (28.5 x 36.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Western  Search this
Landscape\United States  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Arikara  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\hut  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.386
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The Porch of la Salute, Venice

Artist:
Herman A. Webster, born New York City 1878-died France 1970  Search this
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  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\porch  Search this
Architecture Exterior\religious\church  Search this
Architecture Exterior\religious\Santa Maria della Salute  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Moune G.H. Webster
Object number:
1973.124.78
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The Gossip

Artist:
William Penhallow Henderson, born Medford, MA 1877-died Tesuque, NM 1943  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
16 1/4 x 20 1/4 in. (41.3 x 51.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1922
Topic:
Figure group\female  Search this
Landscape\New Mexico\Taos  Search this
Recreation\leisure\conversation  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Arvin Gottlieb
Object number:
1991.205.10
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On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 32B
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.205.10

Castle of San José, Guatemala

Artist:
Eadweard Muybridge, born Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1830-died Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1904  Search this
Publisher:
Eadweard Muybridge, born Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1830-died Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1904  Search this
Commissioner:
Pacific Mail Steamship Company  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
image: 5 3/8 x 9 1/4 in. (13.7 x 23.5 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1875, published 1877
Topic:
Landscape\Guatemala  Search this
Architecture Exterior\castle\Castle of San Jose  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mary and Dan Solomon
Object number:
1997.105.25
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MVSEVM

Artist:
David Beck, born Muncie, IN 1953  Search this
Medium:
mixed media construction
Dimensions:
work: approximately 32 x 55 x 50 in. (81.3 x 139.7 x 127.0 cm) base: 37 x 59 x 55 in. (94.0 x 149.9 x 139.7 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
2006
Topic:
Architecture\art building\museum  Search this
Object\art object  Search this
Architecture\art building\Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Architecture\art building\National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Architecture\art building\Donald W. Reynolds Center  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Thelma and Melvin Lenkin
Object number:
2006.8
Copyright Credit Line:
© 2006, David Beck
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On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, South Lobby
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2006.8

United States, from The Black Trans-Atlantic Experience project

Artist:
Stephen Marc, born Rantoul, IL 1954  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (28.0 x 35.4 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1987
Topic:
Recreation\leisure\strolling  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Figure male\knee length  Search this
Cityscape\United States  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\wall  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1994.12.3
Copyright Credit Line:
© 1987, Stephen Marc
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edanmdm:saam_1994.12.3

Lake Superior Scenery: South Shore, Entrance to Superior Bay

Artist:
Whitney and Zimmerman, active 1860s-1870s  Search this
Joel E. Whitney, born Phillips, ME 1822-died St. Paul, MN 1886  Search this
Charles A. Zimmerman, born Strasbourg, France 1844-died Mound, MN 1909  Search this
Publisher:
Charles A. Zimmerman, born Strasbourg, France 1844-died Mound, MN 1909  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver prints mounted to stereographic card
Dimensions:
sheet (each): 3 x 3 1/8 in. (7.6 x 7.9 cm.) arched top
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Architecture\boat\sailboat  Search this
Landscape\lake\Lake Superior  Search this
Waterscape\bay\Superior Bay  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.254
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[Fairmount Park, Philadelphia: Music Stand]

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver prints mounted to stereographic card
Dimensions:
sheet and image (each): 3 x 3 1/8 in. (7.6 x 7.9 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Landscape\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia  Search this
Architecture\other\gazebo  Search this
Landscape\park\Fairmount Park  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum Purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.268
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Frankfurters--Hamburgers, from the Cottingham Suite

Artist:
Robert Cottingham, born New York City 1935  Search this
Publisher:
Landfall Press, Inc.  Search this
Printer:
Jack Lemon, born Estline, SD ca. 1936  Search this
Fred Gude, born San Antonio, TX 1939-died Chicago, IL 1987  Search this
Milan Milojevic, Australian, born Hobart, Australia 1953 or 1954; active USA 1977-1978  Search this
Michael Sims, born Wilmington, DE 1944  Search this
Medium:
color lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 10 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (26.7 x 26.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1980
Topic:
Object\other\sign  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\beauty parlor  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\restaurant  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of an anonymous donor
Object number:
1997.108.14
Copyright Credit Line:
© 1980, Robert Cottingham
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:saam_1997.108.14

Happy, Crazy, American Animals and a Man and Lady at My Place

Artist:
John Wilde, born Milwaukee, WI 1919-died Cooksville, WI 2006  Search this
Medium:
oil on wood
Dimensions:
12 x 17 7/8 in. (30.4 x 45.3 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1961
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\cat  Search this
Animal\bird  Search this
Fantasy\animal  Search this
Animal\deer  Search this
Animal\wolf  Search this
Animal\armadillo  Search this
Architecture Interior\domestic\house  Search this
Animal\opossum  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Object number:
1969.47.47
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edanmdm:saam_1969.47.47

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