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Kearns, James

Collection Creator:
Downtown Gallery  Search this
Container:
Reel 5548 (Box 24), Frame 958-959
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1958
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and closed to researchers.
Collection Rights:
The Downtown Gallery records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. 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. Prior to publishing information regarding sales transactions, researchers are responsible for obtaining written permission from both artist and purchaser involved. If it cannot be established after a reasonable search whether an artist or purchaser is living, it can be assumed that the information may be published sixty years after the date of sale.
Collection Citation:
Downtown Gallery records, 1824-1974, bulk 1926-1969. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Downtown Gallery records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Kearns, James

Collection Creator:
Downtown Gallery  Search this
Container:
Reel 5575 (Box 39), Frame 819-820
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1958
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and closed to researchers.
Collection Rights:
The Downtown Gallery records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. 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. Prior to publishing information regarding sales transactions, researchers are responsible for obtaining written permission from both artist and purchaser involved. If it cannot be established after a reasonable search whether an artist or purchaser is living, it can be assumed that the information may be published sixty years after the date of sale.
Collection Citation:
Downtown Gallery records, 1824-1974, bulk 1926-1969. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Downtown Gallery records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Kearns, James; Keene, Ruth; Keiner, Julia

Collection Creator:
Fleischman, Lawrence A. (Lawrence Arthur), 1925-1997  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 126
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1958-1962
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 Lawrence and Barbara Fleischman 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:
Lawrence and Barbara Fleischman Papers, 1837-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lawrence and Barbara Fleischman papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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E Pluribus Unum

Artist:
James Kearns, born Scranton, PA 1924  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
37 x 49 in. (94.0 x 124.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1960
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Allegory\civic\unity  Search this
Allegory\place\America  Search this
Literature\proverb  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Object number:
1969.47.20
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1969.47.20

Children's Games

Artist:
James Kearns, born Scranton, PA 1924  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
36 x 48 1/8 in. (91.4 x 122.3 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1959
Topic:
Children  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\games  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation
Object number:
1985.30.30
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.30.30

Model

Artist:
James Kearns, born Scranton, PA 1924  Search this
Medium:
charcoal, crayon, and pastel on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 72 x 48 1/8 in. (183.0 x 122.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1973
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Occupation\art\model  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation
Object number:
1985.30.31
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.30.31

Woman in Love

Artist:
James Kearns, American, b. 1924  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
9 11/16 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (24.6 x 14 x 14 cm) BASE: 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 5 in. (8.9 x 14 x 12.7 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1957
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2678
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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Nude

Artist:
James Kearns, American, b. 1924  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
12 1/2 x 11 3/4 x 12 in. (31.8 x 29.9 x 30.5 cm) BASE: 1 3/4 x 11 3/4 x 11 3/8 in. (4.4 x 29.8 x 28.9 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1958
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2679
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2679

Bust of a Woman

Artist:
James Kearns, American, b. 1924  Search this
Medium:
Fiberglass
Dimensions:
15 1/8 x 9 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (38.5 x 25.1 x 20 cm) base: 1 3/4 x 7 1/2 x 7 1/8 in. (4.4 x 19.1 x 18.1 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
by 1963
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2680
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2680

Ben Shahn

Artist:
James Joseph Kearns, born 1924  Search this
Sitter:
Ben Shahn, 12 Sep 1898 - 14 Mar 1969  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Height: 8.9cm (3 1/2"), Accurate
Culture:
Ben Shahn: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Ben Shahn: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1958
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Ben Shahn: Male  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Printmaker\Lithographer  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Dr. and Mrs. Irving F. Burton
Object number:
NPG.93.49
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.93.49

Kearns, James

Collection Creator:
Lipman, Howard, 1905-1992  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 35
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1959-1973, undated
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Howard W. and Jean Lipman 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:
Howard W. and Jean Lipman papers, 1848, 1916-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Howard W. and Jean Lipman papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Kearns, James

Collection Creator:
Nordness, Lee  Search this
Container:
Box 77, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1960s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Lee Nordness business records and 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:
Lee Nordness business records and papers, circa 1931-1992, bulk 1954-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lee Nordness business records and papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Kearns, James

Collection Creator:
Nordness, Lee  Search this
Container:
Box 12, Folder 37
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1963-1965
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Lee Nordness business records and 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:
Lee Nordness business records and papers, circa 1931-1992, bulk 1954-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lee Nordness business records and papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Kearns, James

Collection Creator:
Associated American Artists  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 55
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C., facility.
Collection Rights:
The Associated American Artists records 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:
Associated American Artists records, circa 1934-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Associated American Artists records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Kearns, James

Collection Creator:
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 49
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1960-1963
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
Skowhegan Lecture Archives: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Skowhegan in addition to the copyright holders. A list of copyright holders is available at the Archives of American Art Washington, D.C. office. Transcripts may not be duplicated.

The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture records, 1945-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Photograph of recreation of Brigada Ramona Parra mural in New York

Photographer:
Barrios, Alfonso  Search this
Subject:
Downey, Juan  Search this
Kearns, James  Search this
Kozloff, Max  Search this
Rosenquist, James  Search this
Brigada Ramona Parra  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
New York, N.Y.
Date:
1973 October 20
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20730
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Lucy R. Lippard papers, 1930s-2010, bulk 1960s-1990
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20730
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James Kearns [Folder]

Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Art & Artist files at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_73629

Head

Artist:
James Kearns, American, b. 1924  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
2 1/2 x 2 3/8 x 2 5/8 in. (6.3 x 6.1 x 6.6 cm) BASE: 1 3/8 x 2 1/8 x 2 in. (3.5 x 5.4 x 5.1 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(by 1975)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.2713
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.2713

Kearns, James, 1965

Collection Creator:
Archives of American Art  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 92-015, Archives of American Art, Records
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Head, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kearns, James Joseph 1924-  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian Institution Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Independence Avenue at 8th Street, S.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 86.2713
Topic:
Figure--Head  Search this
Control number:
IAS 61570451
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_415688

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