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Entrance to Indian Village

Artist:
Frances Foy, born Chicago, IL 1890-died Chicago, IL 1963  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 9 7/8 x 6 7/8 in. (25.2 x 17.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1933
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.555
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.555

Totem and Chief Seattle, from the Seattle Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Tod E. Gangler, born New York City 1953  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1980
Topic:
Cityscape\time\night  Search this
Cityscape\Washington\Seattle  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  Search this
Object\furniture\bench  Search this
Monument\statue\Seattle  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.578
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1980, Tod E. Gangler
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1983.63.578

Hawaii, from the United States Series

Artist:
Baggy Yasuhara, born Honolulu, HI ca. 1922-died Honolulu, HI 2006  Search this
Medium:
gouache and pencil on paperboard mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 3/8 x 13 7/8 in. (41.7 x 35.3 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1946-1949
Topic:
Architecture\boat  Search this
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Landscape\water  Search this
Landscape\Hawaii  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\hut  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America
Object number:
1984.124.307
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1984.124.307

The Raven Totem Pole

Artist:
Theodore J. Richardson, born Readfield, ME 1855-died Minneapolis, MN 1914  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
14 3/4 x 10 5/8 in. (37.6 x 27.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1880-1914
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\building  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Theodore J. Richardson
Object number:
1985.66.326,784
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.326_784

Boxed Totem

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
carved and painted wood with glass and bristle
Dimensions:
totem: 20 1/4 x 7 5/8 x 3 5/8 in. (51.4 x 19.4 x 9.2 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture-Assemblage
Folk Art
Date:
20th century
Topic:
Figure\head  Search this
Fantasy\animal  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  Search this
Object\other\container  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:
1986.65.315A-B
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.65.315A-B

Time Totem

Artist:
Peter Pierobon, born Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada 1957  Search this
Medium:
ebonized mahogany, mahogany, and steel
Dimensions:
93 5/8 x 22 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (237.9 x 58.2 x 50.5 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Crafts
Date:
1993
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Allegory\time  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of MCI
Object number:
2001.89.2
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Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2001.89.2

Untitled

Artist:
James Castle, born Garden Valley, ID 1899-died Boise, ID 1977  Search this
Medium:
found paper and soot
Dimensions:
3 1/2 × 4 3/4 in. (8.9 × 12.1 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Folk Art
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Margaret Z. Robson Collection, Gift of John E. and Douglas O. Robson
Object number:
2016.38.13R-V
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_2016.38.13R-V

Alaska Building with Totems at St. Louis Exposition

Artist:
Theodore J. Richardson, born Readfield, ME 1855-died Minneapolis, MN 1914  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paper, mounted on colored paper
Dimensions:
12 1/4 x 9 3/4 in. (31.1 x 24.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1904
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\building  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
Ceremony\festival\exposition  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  Search this
Ceremony\festival\St. Louis Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Theodore J. Richardson
Object number:
1985.66.326,785
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.326_785

View of Wrangell, Alaska, in 1884

Artist:
Theodore J. Richardson, born Readfield, ME 1855-died Minneapolis, MN 1914  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paper, mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
8 7/8 x 11 1/2 in. (22.5 x 29.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1884
Topic:
Landscape\beach  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Architecture\boat\canoe  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\hut  Search this
Landscape\Alaska\Wrangell  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Theodore J. Richardson
Object number:
1985.66.326,786
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.326_786

Prehistoric Totem

Artist:
Q. J. Stephenson, born Garysburg, NC 1920-died Garysburg, NC 1997  Search this
Medium:
painted concrete, varnished cypress knees, glass beads, shells, stones, teeth metal, plastic flowers, poison ivy vine, driftwood, feathers, glass, pine cone scales, plastic teeth, enamel pin, and claws
Dimensions:
54 x 18 1/4 x 16 1/4 in. (137.2 x 46.4 x 41.3 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture-Assemblage
Folk Art
Date:
early 1980s
Topic:
Animal\bird  Search this
Figure\head  Search this
Fantasy\monster  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  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:
1986.65.267
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1986.65.267

Battle of the Mind

Artist:
William R. Miller, born Louisville, KY 1962  Search this
Medium:
colored pencil and gouache on paper
Dimensions:
image and sheet: 11 3/4 x 9 in. (29.8 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
2001
Topic:
Figure  Search this
Fantasy  Search this
Landscape\desert  Search this
Landscape\celestial\sun  Search this
State of being\evil\temptation  Search this
Landscape\plant\cactus  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\spacecraft  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  Search this
Emblem\cross  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
2001.65.3
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_2001.65.3

Totem

Artist:
William Dawson, born Huntsville, AL 1901-died Chicago, IL 1990  Search this
Medium:
acrylic and felt-tipped pen and ink on carved wood
Dimensions:
13 x 3 1/8 in. (33.0 x 7.8 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Figure\fragment\face  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak
Object number:
1981.136.1
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 27A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1981.136.1

Nine Views

Artist:
Richard Jolley, born Wichita, KS 1952  Search this
Medium:
blown, acid-etched, and assembled glass
Dimensions:
86 x 16 1/2 in. (218.4 x 41.9 cm) diam.
Type:
Decorative Arts-Glass
Crafts
Date:
1995
Topic:
Figure\head  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the James Renwick Alliance on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Renwick Gallery
Object number:
1997.93
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Department:
Renwick Gallery
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 55B
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_1997.93

Kiksadi Totem Pole, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Unknown  Search this
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by National Archives and Records Administration 7th & Pennsylvania Avenue Washington District of Columbia
Located at Franklin D. Roosevelt Library and Museum 259 Albany Post Road Hyde Park New York 12538
Date:
1940
Topic:
Object--Art Object--Totem pole  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76002551
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_1794

Totem Poles and Houses, (painting)

Painter:
Richardson, Theodore J. 1855-1914  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Avenue Boston Massachusetts 02115 Accession Number: 49.1792
Topic:
Landscape--River  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--House  Search this
Object--Art Object--Totem pole  Search this
Control number:
IAP 20492248
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_265992

Wooden Totem Pole, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Edenshaw, Charles 1839-1924  Search this
Medium:
Wood
Type:
Sculptures-Totem pole
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Valley Bank of Nevada 2nd Floor, 300 South Fourth Street Las Vegas Nevada 89101
Topic:
Object--Art Object--Totem pole  Search this
Control number:
IAS 65450014
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_293103

Totem, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Nevelson, Louise 1899-1988  Search this
Medium:
Wood, painted
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
University of Rochester Memorial Art Gallery 500 University Avenue Rochester New York 14607 Accession Number: 61.4
Date:
1958
Topic:
Object--Art Object--Totem pole  Search this
Control number:
IAS 37390129
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_296979

Totem Sculptures, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Carr, John  Search this
Medium:
Wood
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Hiram College Kennedy Center Art Gallery Hiram Ohio 44234 Accession Number: G-81-22
Date:
1973
Topic:
Object--Art Object--Totem pole  Search this
Control number:
IAS 66130002
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_298373

Totem (Phallic), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Deegan, Denis Joseph  Search this
Medium:
Ceramic
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Brigham Young University Museum of Fine Arts Harris Fine Arts Center Provo Utah 84602 Accession Number: 840012900
Topic:
Object--Art Object--Totem pole  Search this
Figure male--Fragment--Penis  Search this
Control number:
IAS 53140015
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_301193

Moon Totem, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Jonas, Raymond  Search this
Medium:
Wood
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Brigham Young University Museum of Fine Arts Harris Fine Arts Center Provo Utah 84602 Accession Number: 840047700
Topic:
Object--Art Object--Totem pole  Search this
Landscape--Celestial--Moon  Search this
Control number:
IAS 53140045
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_301223

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