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Phyllis Diller’s Gag File

Manufacturer:
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Maker:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
adhesive (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 48 in x 40 in x 17 1/4 in; 121.92 cm x 101.6 cm x 43.815 cm
Object Name:
file
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1962 - 1994
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.01.01
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.01.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218385
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Figure of Venus coming out the shell, A, of alabaster, (sculpture)

Artist:
Fidia  Search this
Medium:
Alabaster
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Venus  Search this
Animal--Dolphin  Search this
Control number:
AECI 00040043
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_294

Figure of Venus coming out the Shell, A, of Alabaster, (sculpture)

Artist:
Pampaloni  Search this
Medium:
Alabaster
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Venus  Search this
Animal--Dolphin  Search this
Control number:
AECI 00040078
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_326

The Prow [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Beal, Gifford 1879-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape--Water  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Neptune  Search this
Travel--Water--Boat  Search this
Animal--Dolphin  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0074380
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_74381

Statue of Liberty Quilt

Artist:
Mary Borkowski, born Sulphur Lick Springs, OH 1916-died Dayton, OH 2008  Search this
Medium:
cotton and polyester appliqued, embroidered, and painted thread; quilted and handstitched
Dimensions:
79 1/8 x 72 3/4 in. (101.0 x 84.8 cm.)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Fiber
Folk Art
Date:
1985
Topic:
Architecture\bridge\Brooklyn Bridge  Search this
Figure group\male  Search this
Allegory\civic\liberty  Search this
Allegory\place\America  Search this
Animal\dolphin  Search this
Occupation\military\sailor  Search this
Ceremony\other\anniversary  Search this
Emblem\cross  Search this
Architecture Exterior\lighthouse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr.
Object number:
1988.74.3
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Department:
Decorative Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1988.74.3

The Petulant Dolphin

Artist:
José Guadalupe Posada, Mexican, Aguascalientes, Mexico 1852-died Mexico City, Mexico 1913  Search this
Medium:
woodcut
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Animal\dolphin  Search this
Object\musical instrument\harp  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Jack Lord
Object number:
1971.439.20
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.439.20

Pike (from series, Longbeach)

Artist:
Kenneth McGowan, born Ogden, UT 1940-died New York City 1986  Search this
Medium:
chromogenic print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1979
Topic:
Animal\dolphin  Search this
Cityscape\California\Long Beach  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\recreation  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\The Pike  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.924
Restrictions & Rights:
©1979, Kenneth McGowan
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.924

Flight of Europa

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
gilded bronze on marble base
Dimensions:
22 1/8 x 31 x 7 3/4 in. (56.2 x 78.8 x 19.8 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1925
Topic:
Mythology\classical\Cupid  Search this
Figure female\nude  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Animal\dolphin  Search this
Mythology\classical\Europa  Search this
Mythology\classical\Zeus  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1965.16.26
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 48B
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_1965.16.26

Flying Fish

Artist:
Anthony de Francisci, born Palermo, Italy 1887-died New York City 1964  Search this
Medium:
plaster mounted on wood
Dimensions:
12 5/8 x 23 1/4 x 9 in. (32.0 x 59.0 x 23.0 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Animal\dolphin  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Anthony de Francisci
Object number:
1966.51.32
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.51.32

Seawanhaka Corinthian Yacht Club

Artist:
Anthony de Francisci, born Palermo, Italy 1887-died New York City 1964  Search this
Medium:
lead/cast
Dimensions:
3 in. (7.6 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1948
Topic:
Animal\dolphin  Search this
Object\other\shell  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Anthony de Francisci
Object number:
1966.51.53
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.51.53

Louisiana Purchase Exposition Commemorative Medal

Artist:
Adolph A. Weinman, born Karlsruhe, Germany 1870-died Forest Hills, NY 1952  Search this
Founder:
U.S. Mint  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
medal: 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 1/4 in. (7.0 x 7.0 x 0.6 cm) triangular
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1904
Topic:
Figure group\female  Search this
Figure female\nude  Search this
Animal\bird\eagle  Search this
Landscape\time\sunrise  Search this
Allegory\place\America  Search this
Animal\dolphin  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
History\United States\Louisiana Purchase  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. C. Keith McLane
Object number:
1970.220A-B
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1970.220A-B

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
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.134

Untitled (L'Abeille Telephone 1554)

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
collage
Dimensions:
9 x 7 in. (22.9 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Animal\bird  Search this
Landscape\weather\cloud  Search this
Animal\dolphin  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation
Object number:
1991.155.1
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.155.1

Untitled (drawing, butterfly leaving black trail)

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
collage
Dimensions:
9 x 7 in. (22.9 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Animal\insect\butterfly  Search this
Animal\dolphin  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation
Object number:
1991.155.244
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.155.244

Contributions to the natural history of the cetaceans. A review of the family Delphinidae. By Frederick W. True ... With forty-seven plates

Author:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Physical description:
191 p. XLVII pl. 24 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1889
Topic:
Dolphins  Search this
Call number:
QL737.C432 T86 1889
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_242475

Nymph and Dolphin, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Nakian, Reuben 1897-1986  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
University of Rochester Memorial Art Gallery 500 University Avenue Rochester New York 14607 Accession Number: 91.99
Date:
1980
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Nymph  Search this
Animal--Dolphin  Search this
Control number:
IAS 37390232
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_472103

Mythological Character Rising from the Sea [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Walker, Henry Oliver 1843-1929  Search this
Photographic firm:
Curtis & Cameron  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1898
Topic:
Mythology--Classical  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Figure male--Nude  Search this
Animal--Dolphin  Search this
Animal--Bird  Search this
Waterscape  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC002263
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_142454

Bicentennial Friendship Fountain, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Bottoms, Bud 1928-2018  Search this
Architect:
Garcia, Gilbert  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Basin: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Santa Barbara County Santa Barbara Arts Commission P. O. Box 2369 Santa Barbara California 93120
Located Sterns Wharf State & Cabrillo, at foot of Sterns Wharf Santa Barbara California
Date:
1982 or 1985
Topic:
Animal--Dolphin  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA001827
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_341926

(Two Fountains), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Bottoms, Bud 1928-2018  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Basin: stone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
La Arcada Shopping Center 1114 State Street Santa Barbara California 93108
Topic:
Animal--Seal  Search this
Animal--Dolphin  Search this
Animal--Reptile--Turtle  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA001835
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_341934

Whale Tail Bench, (sculpture)

Title:
Children's Bench, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Bottoms, Bud 1928-2018  Search this
Founder:
Metal Arts Sculpture Center  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Bench
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
La Arcada Shopping Center 1114 State Street Santa Barbara California 93108
Date:
1989
Topic:
Animal--Whale  Search this
Animal--Dolphin  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA001837
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_341936

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