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Donkeys

Artist:
Robert Frederick Blum, American, 1857–1903  Search this
Medium:
Graphite on wove paper
Type:
transportation
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1882
Credit Line:
Gift of Henrietta Haller
Accession Number:
1904-16-421
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1904-16-421

Donkeys

Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900  Search this
Object Name:
drawing
Type:
drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
June 2, 1857
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-835-b
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1917-4-835-b

(Donkeys and Sheep)

Artist:
Peter Moran, born Bolton, England 1841-died Philadelphia, PA 1914  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
plate: 4 x 4 7/8 in. (10.1 x 12.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1880-1890
Topic:
Animal\sheep  Search this
Animal\donkey  Search this
Architecture Exterior\farm\barn  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Museum of American History, Division of Graphic Arts, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1973.122.44
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.122.44

Boy and Donkeys (Donkey Boy)

Artist:
George Overbury "Pop" Hart, born Cairo, IL 1868-died New York City 1933  Search this
Medium:
softground etching, drypoint and chine-colle on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 in. (15.9 x 23.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1924
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\donkey  Search this
Animal\bird\chicken  Search this
Architecture Exterior  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Museum of American History, Division of Graphic Arts, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1971.205
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.205

Man with Three Donkeys

Artist:
Unidentified (Mexican)  Search this
Medium:
woodcut on paper
Dimensions:
5 5/8 x 4 5/8 in. (14.3 x 11.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Animal\donkey  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Olin Dows
Object number:
1983.90.188
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.90.188

(Man with Cows and Donkeys)

Artist:
Feliciano Peña, Mexican, born Silao, Mexico 1915-died 1982  Search this
Medium:
woodcut on paper
Dimensions:
5 5/8 x 5 1/2 in. (14.3 x 14.0 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Animal\donkey  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Olin Dows
Object number:
1983.90.124
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.90.124

Boy and Donkeys

Artist:
George Overbury "Pop" Hart, born Cairo, IL 1868-died New York City 1933  Search this
Medium:
softground etching, drypoint and chine-colle on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 6 1/4 x 9 3/8 in. (15.8 x 23.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1924
Topic:
Animal\donkey  Search this
Landscape\tree\palm tree  Search this
Figure male\child\full length  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Frank McClure
Object number:
1979.98.106
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.98.106

Deer, Donkeys

Collection Creator:
Saarinen, Lilian Swann, 1912-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 18
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1930s-circa 1940s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Lilian Swann Saarinen papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws
Collection Citation:
Lilian Swann Saarinen papers, circa 1909-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lilian Swann Saarinen papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-saarlili-ref490

Donkeys and Driver

Medium:
Lithograph
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
USA
Credit Line:
Gift of the Museum of Graphic Art, New York
Accession Number:
1973-39-35
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1973-39-35

Egypt Donkeys and Drivers

Creator:
C. Andreopoulos (Port Said (Egypt))  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1 UA
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
[ca. 1910]
Scope and Contents:
Orginal caption reads, "EGYPT. Donkeys and Drivers."
Printed caption on verso reads: "Egypte. Baudets et Bouriquiers."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "C. Andreopoulos, Port-Said." Image number on verso: "57." Stamp box reads: "EGUU."
Local Numbers:
EEPA UA-02-03
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA UA 2012-001-0070
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref8242

Donkey

Artist:
John B. Flannagan, born Fargo, ND 1895-died New York City 1942  Search this
Medium:
granite
Dimensions:
7 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (19.0 x 23.5 x 10.7 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
ca. 1930-1931
Topic:
Animal\donkey  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1973.165
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, North Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.165

Donkeys feeding, Al Fayyum, Egypt

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
1965
Scope and Contents:
"The donkey became an important pack animal for people living in the Egyptian and Nubian regions as they can easily carry 20% to 30% of their own body weight and can also be used as a farming and dairy animal." [Kamil Jill, 1993: Aswan and Abu Simbel, History and Guide. The American University in Cairo Press].
This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for American Institute of Architects, directing the Egyptian portion of the documentary on Ancient Egypt, March 1965 and September 1965.
Local Numbers:
M 6 EGY 204 EE 65
General:
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Domestic animals  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Donkeys  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EECL 11396
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref2108

Donkeys feeding, Al Fayyum, Egypt

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
1965
Scope and Contents:
"The donkey became an important pack animal for people living in the Egyptian and Nubian regions as they can easily carry 20% to 30% of their own body weight and can also be used as a farming and dairy animal." [Kamil Jill, 1993: Aswan and Abu Simbel, History and Guide. The American University in Cairo Press].
This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for American Institute of Architects, directing the Egyptian portion of the documentary on Ancient Egypt, March 1965 and September 1965.
Local Numbers:
M 6 EGY 205 EE 65
General:
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Domestic animals  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Donkeys  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EECL 11398
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Eliot Elisofon Field photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref2110

Donkeys feeding, Al Fayyum, Egypt

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
1965
Scope and Contents:
"The donkey became an important pack animal for people living in the Egyptian and Nubian regions as they can easily carry 20% to 30% of their own body weight and can also be used as a farming and dairy animal." [Kamil Jill, 1993: Aswan and Abu Simbel, History and Guide. The American University in Cairo Press].
This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for American Institute of Architects, directing the Egyptian portion of the documentary on Ancient Egypt, March 1965 and September 1965.
Local Numbers:
M 6 EGY 204.1 EE 65
General:
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Domestic animals  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Donkeys  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EECL 11397
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref2109

Donkeys feeding, Al Fayyum, Egypt

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
1965
Scope and Contents:
"The donkey became an important pack animal for people living in the Egyptian and Nubian regions as they can easily carry 20% to 30% of their own body weight and can also be used as a farming and dairy animal." [Kamil Jill, 1993: Aswan and Abu Simbel, History and Guide. The American University in Cairo Press].
This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for American Institute of Architects, directing the Egyptian portion of the documentary on Ancient Egypt, March 1965 and September 1965.
Local Numbers:
M 6 EGY 206 EE 65
General:
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Domestic animals  Search this
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Donkeys  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EECL 11399
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref2111

Donkey's Ear Abalone

Discipline:
Invertebrate Zoology  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific Ocean  Search this
Region:
Oceania Region (NZ, Australia, Samoa, Fiji, Micronesia, Melanesia)  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Australia, Pacific Ocean, Australia
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Mollusca, Gastropoda, Vetigastropoda, Archaeogastropoda, Haliotidae
Scientific Name:
Haliotis asinina
USNM Number:
NC34565
See more items in:
Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10010272
Additional Online Media:

Studies of figures on Donkeys and Donkeys, figure on Hill Range

Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900  Search this
Object Name:
drawing
Type:
drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
possibly 1868
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-921
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1917-4-921
Additional Online Media:

Political Animals: Republican Elephants and Democratic Donkeys

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 24 Oct 2012 03:28:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_dfd2da64d77e3fa07a596dc6a79dba58

Hausa men riding donkeys, near Sokoto, Nigeria

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Hausa (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Nigeria
Date:
1959
Scope and Contents:
This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.
Local Numbers:
M 1 NIG 18.1 EE 59
General:
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Animals -- Africa  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Domestic animals  Search this
Donkeys  Search this
Headdresses -- headgear -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EECL 10456
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref1062

Xhosa Woman With Her Donkeys, Transkei

Creator:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative ((silver gelatin)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Culture:
Xhosa (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Photographic prints
Place:
Africa
Transkei (South Africa)
South Africa
Date:
1949
Scope and Contents:
Xhosa Woman With Her Donkeys, Transkei, 1949. The woman is walking down a road with her donkeys. She is balancing items wrapped in a sheet on her head. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1949.
There are no prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print for reference purposes.
Local Note:
Original Constance Stuart Larrabee Number: 17-91
Contact Sheet Numbers: 306405-14 (Transkei)
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Clothing and dress -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection, EEPA 1998-006, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Insituation.
Identifier:
EEPA.1998-006, Item EEPA 1998-061013
See more items in:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1998-006-ref1514

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