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Float Like a Butterfly...Sting Like a Bee

Title:
Muhammad Ali
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Muhammad Ali, 17 Jan 1942 - 3 Jun 2016  Search this
Medium:
Color photolithographic poster
Dimensions:
Sheet: 72.2 x 51.9 cm (28 7/16 x 20 7/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1977
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Animal\Insect\Butterfly  Search this
Poster  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Insect\Bee  Search this
Muhammad Ali: Male  Search this
Muhammad Ali: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Boxer  Search this
Muhammad Ali: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Chisholm Larsson Gallery, New York City
Object number:
NPG.2010.99
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1977 GCC Beverages Inc. © 1977 Herbert Muhammad Enterprises
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.99

Dog and Bee, (painting)

Artist:
Unknown  Search this
Rouner (copy after)  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Animal--Dog  Search this
Animal--Insect--Bee  Search this
Control number:
AECI 02410182
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_48042

Engravings, (graphics)

Artist:
Baker, Geo. H.  Search this
Medium:
Engraving, wood
Type:
Graphic arts
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Undetermined  Search this
Animal--Insect--Bee  Search this
Control number:
AECI 02620057
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_51208

Frog and Insects (no. 200)

Artist:
Werner Drewes, born Canig, Germany (now Kaniów, Poland) 1899-died Reston, VA 1985  Search this
Medium:
color woodcut
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Animal\amphibian\frog  Search this
Animal\insect\praying mantis  Search this
Animal\insect\dragonfly  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1968.9.50
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.9.50

Currant Berries, 1969

Artist:
Werner Drewes, born Canig, Germany (now Kaniów, Poland) 1899-died Reston, VA 1985  Search this
Medium:
woodcut
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Landscape\plant\currant  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1969.21.138
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1969.21.138

Fabric Fragment

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
velvet
Type:
Decorative Arts-Fiber
Topic:
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Object\other\linens  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.8.548
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Department:
Decorative Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1929.8.548

Fan

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
paper; mother of pearl
Dimensions:
length: 11 in. (27.8 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Date:
1830-1850
Topic:
Animal\dog  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Mythology\classical\putti  Search this
Object\musical instrument\mandolin  Search this
Figure group\male and female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Virginia Woodbury Lowery Brunetti, Duchess of Arcos
Object number:
1935.8.21
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Department:
Decorative Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.8.21

Unspotted Beach Leaf Edge Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Emma Beach Thayer, born New York City 1849-died Peekskill, NY 1924  Search this
Gerald H. Thayer, born Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 1883-died Keene, NH 1939  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\foliage\leaf  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.23
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.23

Among the Beehives

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
plate: 11 7/8 x 9 1/4 in. (30.2 x 23.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1893
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Object\other\nest  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Museum of American History, Division of Graphic Arts, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1971.254
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.254

Still Life with Fruit and Champagne

Artist:
Helen Searle, born Burlington, VT 1830-died Jacksonville, IL 1884  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas mounted on canvas
Dimensions:
11 1/8 x 14 1/8 in. (28.4 x 36.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1869
Topic:
Still life\foodstuff\nut  Search this
Still life\foodstuff\wine  Search this
Still life\fruit\grape  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Still life\fruit\plum  Search this
Still life\fruit\nectarine  Search this
Still life\other\dish  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1983.69
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, East Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.69

Strange Games B (Talmadge)

Artist:
Ellen Lanyon, born Chicago, IL 1926-died New York City 2013  Search this
Medium:
hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions:
47 1/2 x 36 in. (120.7 x 91.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1980
Topic:
Animal\bird  Search this
Landscape\forest  Search this
Landscape\imaginary  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Animal\insect\dragonfly  Search this
Animal\insect\grasshopper  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of United Stationers, Inc.
Object number:
1995.70.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1980, Ellen Lanyon
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1995.70.2

Pond #2

Artist:
Bruce Moore, born Bern, KS 1905-died Washington, DC 1980  Search this
Medium:
color linoleum cut on fabric
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 1/4 x 5 5/8 in. (26.1 x 14.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Landscape\lake  Search this
Landscape\plant\water lily  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Alice H. Moore in memory of Bruce Moore
Object number:
1984.121.10
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1984.121.10

Bee Mine

Artist:
Stephen John Phillips, born Harrisburg, PA 1957  Search this
Medium:
toned gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 18 x 12 1/4 in. (45.8 x 31.0 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1985, printed 1986
Topic:
Figure  Search this
Figure female\nude  Search this
Animal\insect\butterfly  Search this
Dress\accessory\veil  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Thomas L. Haulk
Object number:
1987.21
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1986, Stephen John Phillips
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1987.21

(Wonder Production Volume I) Title Page

Artist:
Ellen Lanyon, born Chicago, IL 1926-died New York City 2013  Search this
Medium:
color lithograph
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 x 20 1/8 in. (38.1 x 51.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1971
Topic:
Animal\insect\moth  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Animal\insect\beetle  Search this
Animal\amphibian\frog  Search this
Animal\insect\dragonfly  Search this
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1973.11
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.11

Founder of an Industry, from the Early Series

Artist:
Herbert Matter, born Engelberg, Switzerland 1907-died Southampton, NY 1984  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print, paper, and gouache on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 18 1/2 x 16 1/2 in. (46.9 x 42.1 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
ca. late 1930s-early 1940s
Topic:
Landscape\tree  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Object\other\container  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America
Object number:
1984.124.205
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1984.124.205

Betrothal Medal, "Ceres' Blessing So Is On You," Struck for the Society of Medalists--20th Issue

Artist:
John Gregory, born London, England 1879-died New York City 1958  Search this
Founder:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Commissioner:
Society of Medallic Arts  Search this
Medium:
gilded bronze
Dimensions:
1/4 x 2 7/8 in. (.6 x 7.4 cm.) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1939
Topic:
Figure female\head  Search this
Mythology\classical\Ceres  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Allegory\quality\wealth  Search this
Object\flower\rose  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Albert Laessle: Mrs. Albertine de Bempt Laessle, Mr. Albert M. Laessle and Mr. Paul Laessle
Object number:
1972.167.42
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1972.167.42

Blue Print #7, Masturion

Artist:
Howard Hack, born Cheyenne, WY 1932-died Oakland, CA 2015  Search this
Medium:
blueprint on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 41 7/8 x 32 1/4 in. (106.5 x 81.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1972
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Still life\flower  Search this
Still life\foliage  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Larry Epping Building Co.
Object number:
1981.29.8
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1981.29.8

Goop Joe's Poultry Sheet #10.

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
mixed media: pencil, type, and type-set, photomechanical reproductions, and engraving on paper
Dimensions:
11 x 8 3/8 in. (27.8 x 21.3 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
ca. 1932-1934
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Animal\cat  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\fishing  Search this
Architecture\boat\rowboat  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John A. Benton
Object number:
1985.13.15
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.13.15

INSECTS--Colored (Best Bumblebees...), study folder for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Abbott Handerson Thayer, born Boston, MA 1849-died Dublin, NH 1921  Search this
Medium:
various media and collage on paperboard
Dimensions:
closed: approx. 12 x 9 in. (30.5 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Other
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.54
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.54

Ostrich, study folder for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Abbott Handerson Thayer, born Boston, MA 1849-died Dublin, NH 1921  Search this
Medium:
various media and collage on paperboard
Dimensions:
closed: approx. 12 x 9 in. (30.5 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Other
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Landscape\plant\flower  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.68
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.68

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