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The Rivals

Artist:
Paul F. Berdanier, born Frackville, PA 1879-died Smithtown, NY 1961  Search this
Medium:
drypoint on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 7 x 10 in. (17.8 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca.1935
Topic:
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Western  Search this
Travel\air\airplane  Search this
Animal\bird\eagle  Search this
Allegory\other\civilization  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1935.12.1
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.12.1

Roman Mosaic

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
mosaic
Dimensions:
10 1/4 in. diam. (26.0 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Topic:
Mythology\classical\Cupid  Search this
Animal\bird  Search this
Landscape\weather\cloud  Search this
Travel\land\chariot  Search this
Object\weapon\bow and arrow  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Harriet Lane Johnston
Object number:
1906.9.21
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1906.9.21

Secretary Seward Buys Alaska

Artist:
Warrington Colescott, born Oakland, CA 1921  Search this
Medium:
color intaglio on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 17 1/8 x 22 3/4 in. (43.5 x 57.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1973
Topic:
Animal\dog  Search this
Animal\deer  Search this
Animal\bird\penguin  Search this
Animal\whale  Search this
Ethnic\Eskimo  Search this
History\United States\Alaska purchase  Search this
Travel\land\dog sled  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1974.48
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.48

Thanksgiving Day--Ways and Means/Arrival at the Old Home/The Dinner/The Dance, from Harper's Weekly, November 27, 1858

Artist:
Winslow Homer, born Boston, MA 1836-died Prout's Neck, ME 1910  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image (1): 6 3/4 x 9 1/4 in. (17.3 x 23.5 cm) irregular image (2): 6 1/2 x 9 1/4 in. (16.5 x 23.5 cm) irregular image (3): 6 7/8 x 9 1/4 in. (17.5 x 23.5 cm) irregular image (4): 6 1/2 x 9 1/4 in. (16.5 x 23.5 cm) irregular
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1858
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Recreation\dancing  Search this
Recreation\leisure\eating and drinking  Search this
Animal\bird\turkey  Search this
Travel\land\carriage  Search this
Ceremony\holiday\Thanksgiving  Search this
Literature\Harper's Weekly  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:
1996.63.105
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1996.63.105

Commuter's Fantasy, from the series Fantasies

Artist:
Lamar Baker, born Atlanta, GA 1908-died Talbotton, GA 1994  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
16 x 11 1/4 in. (40.6 x 28.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1936
Topic:
Animal\bird  Search this
Travel\land\train  Search this
State of being\phenomenon\surreal  Search this
Figure\fragment\nose  Search this
Object\furniture\couch  Search this
Object\furniture\clock  Search this
Object\other\birdhouse  Search this
Object\other\lantern  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift by exchange from The Columbus Museum, Georgia
Object number:
1998.115.3
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1998.115.3

Anybody's Journey

Artist:
Robin Kranitzky, born Richmond, VA 1956  Search this
Kim Overstreet, born Christiansburg, VA 1955  Search this
Medium:
constructed, cut, carved, and glued balsa wood, silver, Micarta, copper, acrylic, polymer clay, glass beads, postcard fragments, and found objects
Dimensions:
3 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 7/8 in. (8.3 x 8.3 x 2.3 cm.)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Jewelry
Crafts
Date:
1990
Topic:
Architecture\vehicle\automobile  Search this
Animal\bird  Search this
Figure female\head  Search this
Landscape\imaginary  Search this
Travel\land\automobile  Search this
State of being\phenomenon\surreal  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Helen Williams Drutt English in honor of the birth of Allen Hubbard Hurdle, November 1, 1991, son of Robin Kranitzky and Allen Hurdle
Object number:
1991.198
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Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.198

Mystic Caravan of Dragon's Well

Artist:
Red Weldon Sandlin, born Owensboro, KY 1958  Search this
Medium:
glazed clay, wood, and acrylic paint
Dimensions:
23 x 10 7/8 x 9 1/2 in. (58.4 x 27.6 x 24.1 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Ceramic
Crafts
Date:
2000
Topic:
Travel\land  Search this
Ethnic\Chinese  Search this
Fantasy\fairy  Search this
Fantasy\animal\frog  Search this
Fantasy\animal\bird  Search this
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Fantasy\animal\turtle  Search this
Fantasy\animal\lizard  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Ann and Tom Cousins
Object number:
2000.82A-J
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Department:
Renwick Gallery
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 52B
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_2000.82A-J

A description of Greenland : shewing the natural history, situation, boundaries, and face of the country; the nature of the soil; the rise and progress of the old Norwegian colonies; the ancient and modern inhabitants; their genius and way of life, and produce of the soil; their plants, beasts, fishes, &c. : with a new map of Greenland and several copper plates representing different animals, birds and fishes, the Greenlanders way of hunting and fishing; their habitations, dress, sports and diversion, &c. / by Mr. Hans Egede, missionary in that country for twenty five years ; translated from the Danish

Author:
Egede, Hans 1686-1758  Search this
Former owner:
Dwight, Jonathan 1858-1929 DSI  Search this
Tucker, Marcia Brady DSI  Search this
Subject:
Egede, Hans 1686-1758  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, [4], 220 p., 12 leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill. (engravings), map ; 21 cm. (8vo)
Type:
Pre-Linnean works
Early works to 1800
Place:
Greenland
Date:
1745
MDCCXLV [1745]
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Inuit language  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
G740 .E3413 1745
G740.E29 E1745
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_349510

South Africa in 1777-95 : depicted by views, charts, pictures of the natives, wild animals, birds, and botany : the Gordon Collection of unpublished contemporary water colour drawings

Author:
Maggs Bros  Search this
Subject:
Gordon, Robert Jacob  Search this
Physical description:
10, [11] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
South Africa
Date:
1900
1985
[19--]
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Views  Search this
Call number:
DT731 .S72
DT731.S72
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_280374

Travels in the interior of South Africa : comprising fifteen years' hunting and trading : with journeys across the continent from Natal to Walvisch Bay, and visits to Lake Ngami and the Victoria Falls / by James Chapman ... ; illustrated with maps and numerous engravings

Title:
South Africa
Author:
Chapman, James 1831-1872  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. (xiii,[3], 454 p., [5] leaves of plates; viii, [4], 480 p., [5] leaves of plates : ill., 2 folded (col.) maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa, Southern
South Africa
Date:
1868
Topic:
Hunting  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT1030 .C43 1868
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_776806

White's Journal of a voyage to New South Wales

Author:
White, John 1757 or 1758-1832  Search this
Illustrator:
Stone, Sarah -1844  Search this
Physical description:
[16], 299, [41] pages, [65] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 31 cm (quarto)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Pre-Linnean works
Early works
Place:
Australia
New South Wales
Date:
1790
MDCCXC [1790]
Topic:
Voyages and travels  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
QH197 .W45 1790 quarto
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1051978

Chickens, Horse and Wagon, (painting)

Painter:
Henry, Edward Lamson 1841-1919  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor
Type:
Paintings
Topic:
Animal--Horse  Search this
Animal--Bird--Chicken  Search this
Travel  Search this
Control number:
IAP 33240088
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_280986

The Eagle, (painting)

Painter:
Smith, Allen Jr. 1810-1890  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Detroit Historical Society Detroit Historical Museum 5401 Woodward Detroit Michigan 48202
Date:
1848
Topic:
Travel  Search this
Animal--Bird--Eagle  Search this
Allegory--Civic  Search this
Control number:
IAP 24140063
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_272669

Girls Crossing a Brook, (art work)

Artist:
Roos, Phillip  Search this
Type:
Art works
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Travel--Land  Search this
Landscape--River  Search this
Figure female  Search this
Control number:
AECI 06500024
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_113875

Society of Medalists - 26th Issue, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Putnam, Brenda 1890-1975  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Medal
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Unlocated
Date:
1941
Topic:
Allegory--Other--Triumph  Search this
Figure male--Nude  Search this
Travel--Air--Airplane  Search this
Animal--Bird  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76009952
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_21633

Return from Town, (painting)

Painter:
Unknown  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
New York State Historical Association Lake Road, Route 80 Cooperstown New York 13326 Accession Number: N-242.47
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic  Search this
Object--Other--Dish  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Animal--Bird--Turkey  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Travel--Land--Cart  Search this
Object--Other--Birdhouse  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Cart  Search this
Control number:
IAP 34070353
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_282059

(Formosa), (painting)

Painter:
Sheets, Millard Owen 1907-1989  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Fairplex - Los Angeles County Fair 1101 West McKinley Avenue Pomona California 91768
Date:
Ca. 1960
Topic:
Landscape--Taiwan  Search this
Landscape--Farm  Search this
Landscape--Road  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--Farmhouse  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Farm--Sowing  Search this
Animal--Cattle  Search this
Animal--Bird--Chicken  Search this
Travel--Land  Search this
Occupation--Domestic--Water Carrier  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8F150063
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_463015

Sailing Out of New York, (painting)

Painter:
Bacon, Henry 1839-1912  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Victor D. Spark 1000 Park Avenue New York New York 10028
Date:
1891
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Travel--Water--Boat  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Detail  Search this
Waterscape--Harbor--New York Harbor  Search this
Cityscape--New York--New York City  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Animal--Bird--Gull  Search this
Architecture--Monument--Statue  Search this
Control number:
IAP 70620008
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_130086

New York Harbor, (painting)

Painter:
Bacon, Henry 1839-1912  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Spanierman Gallery New York New York
Date:
1891
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Travel--Water--Boat  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Detail  Search this
Waterscape--Harbor--New York Harbor  Search this
Cityscape--New York--New York City  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Animal--Bird--Gull  Search this
Architecture--Monument--Statue  Search this
Control number:
IAP 80042003
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_175555

Geese in Flight, (painting)

Painter:
Bauman, Leila T.  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
National Gallery of Art Fourth Street & Constitution Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20565 Accession Number: 1958.9.1 (1511)
Date:
1850 or later
Topic:
Animal--Bird--Goose  Search this
Landscape--River  Search this
Waterscape--Boat  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Riverboat  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Train  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Carriage  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--House  Search this
Travel--Land--Train  Search this
Travel--Land--Carriage  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Primitive  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08600017
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_251207

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