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The Witches' Sabbath a la Mode

Artist:
Paul F. Berdanier, born Frackville, PA 1879-died Smithtown, NY 1961  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 7 x 9 7/8 in. (17.6 x 25.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1935
Topic:
Fantasy\animal  Search this
Travel\air\airplane  Search this
Landscape\weather\storm  Search this
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Occupation\occult\witch  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1935.12.6
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Therefore*

Artist:
George Grey Barnard, born Bellefonte, PA 1863-died New York City 1938  Search this
Medium:
pencil and watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 7/8 x 10 in. (35.4 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1924
Topic:
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Animal\amphibian\toad  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Barnard Family
Object number:
1974.60.2
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Laughter from a Tomb, No Wonder the Neighbors Complain

Artist:
Paul La Mantia, born Chicago, IL 1938  Search this
Medium:
mixed media and collage on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 28 1/2 x 41 in. (72.4 x 104.1 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
1974-1975
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the S. W. and B. M. Koffler Foundation
Object number:
1979.53.19
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Serpent Attacking Its Tail (St. Louis, Mo.)

Artist:
Clarence John Laughlin, born Lake Charles, LA 1905-died New Orleans, LA 1985  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Topic:
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Cityscape\Missouri\St. Louis  Search this
Architecture Interior\detail\arch  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.846
Restrictions & Rights:
© Clarence John Laughlin / Historic New Orleans Collection
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Taily-Po! You Know an' I Know (I'm A-Comin Fer to Get My Taily-Po)

Artist:
A. B. Frost, born Philadelphia, PA 1851-died Pasadena, CA 1928  Search this
Medium:
chalk on paper
Dimensions:
12 3/4 x 11 in. (32.4 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1880-1900
Topic:
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Literature\unknown\Taily Po  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Olin Dows
Object number:
1983.90.40
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Department:
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Death

Artist:
Claude Buck, born New York City 1890-died Santa Barbara, CA 1974  Search this
Medium:
watercolor, gouache,and pen and ink on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 9 1/8 x 5 7/8 in. (23.2 x 14.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1914
Topic:
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Allegory\death  Search this
Animal\bat  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1985.9
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1985.9

Root Monster

Artist:
Miles Burkholder Carpenter, born Brownstown, PA 1889-died Petersburg, VA 1985  Search this
Medium:
carved and painted tree roots, rubber, metal, and string
Dimensions:
22 5/8 x 28 5/8 x 28 1/4 in. (57.5 x 72.7 x 71.6 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
1968
Topic:
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson
Object number:
1986.65.238
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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The Gothic Spirit, from the Gargoyle Series No. 8

Artist:
John Taylor Arms, born Washington, DC 1887-died New York City 1953  Search this
Medium:
etching and stipple on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 11 3/4 x 7 1/8 in. (29.8 x 18.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1922
Topic:
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\sculpture  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Ruth and Jacob Kainen
Object number:
1988.15.15
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1988.15.15

Studies--Landscape and Portrait

Artist:
Miner Kilbourne Kellogg, born Manlius Square, NY 1814-died Toledo, OH 1889  Search this
Medium:
pencil and chalk on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 5 x 8 in. (12.7 x 20.4 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Study  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Landscape\coast  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Martha F. Butler
Object number:
1991.56.167
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Graphic Arts
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Revival Banner (Millennial Eras and Events)

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
oil on linen
Dimensions:
36 1/8 x 96 7/8 in. (91.7 x 246.0 cm.)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Fiber
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\religious\church  Search this
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Last Judgment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr.
Object number:
1994.4.4
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Department:
Decorative Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1994.4.4

Revival Banner (Seven-headed Beast Rev. 12)

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
oil on linen
Dimensions:
63 x 52 in. (160.0 x 132.1 cm.)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Fiber
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
Landscape\celestial\moon  Search this
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Figure\child  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Mary  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Last Judgment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr.
Object number:
1994.4.5
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Department:
Decorative Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1994.4.5

Revival Banner (Millennial Events and Signs)

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
oil on linen
Dimensions:
72 5/8 x 211 5/8 in. (184.5 x 537.5 cm.)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Fiber
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Allegory\death  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Last Judgment  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Last Judgment  Search this
Religion\angel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr.
Object number:
1994.4.7
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Decorative Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1994.4.7

Revival Banner (Millennial Events and Signs)

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
oil on cotton
Dimensions:
80 x 209 3/4 in. (203.2 x 532.8 cm.)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Fiber
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Allegory\death  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Last Judgment  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Last Judgment  Search this
Religion\angel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr.
Object number:
1994.4.8
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Decorative Arts
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Untitled

Artist:
Andre Racz, 1916 Cluj, Romania-died Englewood, NJ 1994  Search this
Medium:
mixed intaglio
Dimensions:
plate: 11 3/4 x 17 3/4 in. (29.8 x 45.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1955
Topic:
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Family of Andre Racz
Object number:
1997.23.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1955, Juan Andres Racz, Executor of Estate of Andre Racz
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Teapot

Artist:
Michael Gross, born Evanston, IL 1953  Search this
Medium:
clay
Dimensions:
10 1/4 x 9 1/4 x 6 1/2 in. (25.9 x 23.5 x 16.5 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Ceramic
Crafts
Date:
1986
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Figure\fragment\skeleton  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Diane and Sandy Besser Collection, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Object number:
2002.70.5A-B
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Department:
Renwick Gallery
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Soldier Ordering Important Abstraction to Attack the Left

Artist:
William T. Wiley, born Bedford, IN 1937  Search this
Medium:
color etching
Dimensions:
22 x 29 3/8 in. (55.9 x 74.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
2001
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Abstract  Search this
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Occupation\military\soldier  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
2003.68.29
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2001, William T. Wiley
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Euphoria (The Daily Flash, The Rising Sons...Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, California 5/6/66-5/7/66)

Artist:
Wes Wilson, born Sacramento, CA 1937  Search this
Publisher:
Family Dog Productions  Search this
Medium:
color offset lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 20 1/4 x 14 in. (51.4 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts
Date:
1966
Topic:
Performing arts\music  Search this
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Sidney Lawrence III
Object number:
2007.27.33
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Department:
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The Serpent [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Miller, Kenneth Hayes 1876-1952  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1911
Topic:
Fantasy--Monster  Search this
Animal--Reptile--Snake  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0103112
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Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_103113

Phantom [drawing] / (photographed by Walter Rosenblum)

Artist:
Redon, Odilon 1840-1916  Search this
Photographer:
Rosenblum, Walter 1919-2006  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1885
Topic:
Peter Deitsch Gallery  Search this
Fantasy--Monster  Search this
Image number:
ROS R0004019
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Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_133465

The Sea Serpent, [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Church, Frederick Stuart 1842-1924  Search this
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1900
Topic:
Figure group--Female  Search this
Waterscape--Sea  Search this
Fantasy--Monster--Sea Serpent  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC000496
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_137698

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