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Security (study for lunette, Old Senate Office Building)

Artist:
Louis Schaettle, born Chicago, IL 1867-died New York City 1917  Search this
Medium:
pencil, tempera and watercolor on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 3/4 x 19 7/8 in. (32.4 x 50.6 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1916
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Allegory\civic\military  Search this
Dress\accessory\shield  Search this
Religion\angel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mae Schaettle
Object number:
1966.32.10
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.32.10

United States Merchant Marine Distinguished Service Medal (obverse)

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
overall: 2 3/4 in. (7 cm) diam. 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm) diam. of medal
Type:
Sculpture-Medal-Sample
Date:
1942
Topic:
Allegory\civic\military  Search this
Emblem\star  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.139
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.139

United States Merchant Marine Distinguished Service Medal (reverse)

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
overall: 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm) diam. 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm) diam. of medal
Type:
Sculpture-Medal-Sample
Date:
1942
Topic:
Allegory\civic\military  Search this
Emblem\military insignia  Search this
Emblem\seal  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.140
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.140

Invader

Artist:
Jacob Kainen, born Waterbury, CT 1909-died Washington, DC 2001  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 33 1/8 x 25 in. (84.1 x 63.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1973
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Allegory\civic\military  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. B.S. Cole
Object number:
1973.134.2
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.134.2

United States Navy Distinguished Service Medal

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
9 1/2 in. (24.2 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1919
Topic:
Animal\bird\eagle  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Animal\dolphin  Search this
Allegory\civic\military  Search this
Object\other\wreath  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.134
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.134

The Handy Man [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Woodville, Richard Caton 1825-1855  Search this
Photographic firm:
Henry Graves & Co.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1900
Topic:
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Figure male--Head  Search this
Occupation--Military  Search this
Object--Weapon--Cannon  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC002374
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_142639

The Hero of Mafeking [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Woodville, Richard Caton 1825-1855  Search this
Photographic firm:
Henry Graves & Co.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1900
Topic:
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Figure male--Head  Search this
Occupation--Military  Search this
Object--Weapon--Cannon  Search this
History--South Africa  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC002375
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_142640

Fountain of Time, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Taft, Lorado Zadoc 1860-1936  Search this
Architect:
Shaw, Howard Van Doren 1869-1926  Search this
Fabricator:
Joseph Early Studio  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: hollow-cast concrete reinforced with steel bars, Potomac River gravel; Base and reflecting pool: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Coadministered by Chicago Park District Preservation Planning Division 425 East McFetridge Drive Chicago Illinois 60605
Coadministered by Art Institute of Chicago 111 South Michigan Avenue Chicago Illinois 60603-6110
Located Washington Park Facing the Midway Plaisance west of Cottage Grove Avenue Chicago Illinois
Date:
Commissioned 1913. Dedicated Nov. 15, 1922
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Allegory--Civic--War  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Allegory--Time  Search this
Allegory--Life--Birth  Search this
Allegory--Life--Old Age  Search this
Allegory--Religion  Search this
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Poetry  Search this
Control number:
IAS IL000012
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_13939

The Arts of War: Sacrifice, (sculpture)

Title:
Sacrifice, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Friedlander, Leo 1888-1966  Search this
Carver:
Tonelli, V.  Search this
Founder:
Fuse Marinelli  Search this
Architectural firm:
McKim, Mead & White  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: gilded bronze; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Located Arlington Memorial Bridge East Entrance, Lincoln Memorial Circle Washington District of Columbia
Date:
Commissioned 1929. Modeled 1941-1944. Cast 1950. Installed June 1951. Dedicated Sept. 26, 1951
Topic:
Figure group--Nude  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Patriotism  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76009562
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_20529

General Winfield Scott Hancock, (sculpture)

Title:
Major General Winfield Scott Hancock, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Ellicott, Henry Jackson 1848-1901  Search this
Architect:
Pelz, Paul J.  Search this
Founder:
Gorham Manufacturing Company  Search this
Fabricator:
A. B. Millett & Company  Search this
Contractor:
Esher & McMinimum  Search this
Subject:
Hancock, Winfield Scott  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: Red Beach Maine granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Located Seventh Street & Pennsylvania Avenue Washington District of Columbia
Date:
Commissioned March 2, 1889. Dedicated May 12, 1896
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Animal--Bird--Eagle  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77002498
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_21024

Butt-Millet Memorial, (sculpture)

Title:
Butt-Millet Memorial Fountain, (sculpture)
Heroes of Titanic, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
French, Daniel Chester 1850-1931  Search this
Architect:
Hastings, Thomas 1860-1929  Search this
Carver:
Piccirilli Brothers Marble Carving Studios  Search this
Architectural firm:
Carrere & Hastings  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: pink Knoxville marble; Fountain basin: Tennessee marble; Fountain basin interior: pink limestone and pebbles in concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Located Ellipse Executive Avenue & Ellipse Drive, N.W Washington District of Columbia
Date:
1913
Topic:
Homage--Butt, Archibald Wallingham  Search this
Homage--Millet, Francis Davis  Search this
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Art  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Dress--Historic--Armor  Search this
Object--Weapon--Sword  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Shield  Search this
Object--Art Tool--Palette  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77002684
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_21208

The Army, (painting)

Painter:
Paxton, William McGregor 1869-1941  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings-Mural
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Army and Navy Club 901 17th Street Washington District of Columbia 20006
Date:
1913-1914
Topic:
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Mars  Search this
Figure male  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Control number:
IAP 64610013
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_289429

The Navy, (painting)

Painter:
Paxton, William McGregor 1869-1941  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings-Mural
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Army and Navy Club 901 17th Street Washington District of Columbia 20006
Date:
1913-1914
Topic:
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Neptune  Search this
Figure male  Search this
Occupation--Military--Sailor  Search this
Control number:
IAP 64610014
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_289430

United States Navy Distinguished Service Medal, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Manship, Paul 1885-1966  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures-Medal
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1966.47.134
Date:
1919
Topic:
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Animal--Bird--Eagle  Search this
Animal--Dolphin  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08581231
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_290803

Columbia Pediment, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Walter, Edgar 1877-1938  Search this
Architect:
Brown, Arthur  Search this
Carver:
Ardolino, Edward  Search this
Medium:
Limestone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States General Services Administration Washington District of Columbia
Located United States Customs Building 14th Street & Constitution Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia
Date:
1935
Topic:
Allegory--Place--America  Search this
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Figure male--Nude  Search this
Animal--Bird--Eagle  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Animal--Cattle  Search this
Object--Tool--Hammer  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Control number:
IAS 66400087
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_306212

National Defense Medal (design for obverse), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
de Francisci, Anthony 1887-1964  Search this
Medium:
Cast plaster
Type:
Sculptures-Medal
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1966.51.18
Topic:
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580453
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_31249

National Defense Badge of Service Pin, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
de Francisci, Anthony 1887-1964  Search this
Medium:
Cast bronze, red and white enamel paste
Type:
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures-Jewelry
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1966.110.17
Date:
1925
Topic:
Animal--Bird--Eagle  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580454
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_31250

Eagle (World War I Memorial), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Schweizer, J. Otto 1863-1955  Search this
Medium:
Eagle: bronze; Base: granite with bronze medallions & shields; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Philadelphia Department of Recreation Municipal Services Building Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19107
Located Chelten Square Chelten Avenue, Wister Street, & Wyncote Avenue Philadelphia Pennsylvania
Date:
1923. Installed 1923
Topic:
History--United States--World War I  Search this
Animal--Bird--Eagle  Search this
Occupation--Military  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Object--Other--Wreath  Search this
Control number:
IAS PA000084
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_315422

The Seabee, (sculpture)

Designer:
Iafrate, Frank J.  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: Welded steel, painted blue and white; Base: steel, painted green
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Located Route 1 at Davisville base entrance North Kingstown Rhode Island
Date:
Designed 1942. 1969
Topic:
Animal--Insect--Bee  Search this
Object--Weapon--Gun  Search this
Object--Tool--Hammer  Search this
Object--Tool--Wrench  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Pontoon  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Control number:
IAS RI000116
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_320879

The Arts of War: Valor, (sculpture)

Title:
Valor, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Friedlander, Leo 1888-1966  Search this
Carver:
Tonelli, V.  Search this
Architectural firm:
McKim, Mead & White  Search this
Founder:
Fonderia Battaglia  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: gilded bronze; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Located Arlington Memorial Bridge East Entrance, Lincoln Memorial Circle Washington District of Columbia
Date:
Original modeled 1916. Commissioned 1929. Modeled 1941-1944. Cast 1950. Installed June 1951. Dedicated Sept. 26, 1951
Topic:
Figure group--Nude  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Military  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Patriotism  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Fortitude  Search this
Control number:
IAS DC000033
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_322054

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