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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

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
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.65.267

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
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.578

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

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

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

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

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

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
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1984.124.307

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

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
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2001.65.3

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
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.38.13R-V

Monument to the Discovery of the Americas, (sculpture)

Title:
To the Discovery of America, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Marti, Marcel 1925-  Search this
Lucas, Elena  Search this
Subject:
Ferdinand, King  Search this
Queen Isabella  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture and medallions: bronze; Base: granite; Basin: includes coral stone
Culture:
Spanish  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Medallion
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Miami Parks and Recreation 1390 N.W. 7th Street Miami Florida 33125
Located Watson Island Japan Park, Ichimora Road, near McArthur Causeway Miami Florida
Date:
Dedicated 1968
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Allegory--Other--Exploration  Search this
Allegory--Place--America  Search this
History--Exploration--Americas  Search this
History--United States--Discovery of U.S  Search this
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Portrait female--Bust  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Occupation--Other--Aristocrat  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Ship  Search this
Emblem--Cross  Search this
Object--Art Object--Totem pole  Search this
Control number:
IAS 66310002
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_302169

Totems, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Silware, Anthony  Search this
Medium:
Mixed media
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures-Totem pole
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Saint Vincent's Archabbey Permanent Collection Latrobe Pennsylvania 15650
Located Saint Vincent's College Father Sebastian's Garden Latrobe Pennsylvania
Date:
1974
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Object--Art Object--Totem pole  Search this
Control number:
IAS PA000306
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_322207

Box Totem #6, (sculpture)

Title:
Box Totem Number Six, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Lord, Fonchen  Search this
Medium:
Cor-Ten and stainless steel, painted
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Museum of Arts & Sciences 1352 South Nova Road Abraham & Dorothy Frischer Sculpture Garden Daytona Beach Florida 32014
Date:
Copyrighted 1985. Dedicated 1986
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Object--Art Object--Totem pole  Search this
Control number:
IAS FL000367
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_323338

International Totem Pole, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Moriarity, Bridget  Search this
Medium:
Painted wood
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Totem pole
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Gables Elementary School 1680 Becket Street Columbus Ohio
Date:
1993
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Object--Art Object--Totem pole  Search this
Control number:
IAS OH000280
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_324726

Old Kasaan, (painting)

Painter:
Parker, Lester Shepard 1860-1925  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Braarud Fine Art P. O. Box 717 La Conner Washington 98257
Date:
1911
Topic:
Landscape--Alaska--Old Kasaan  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--House  Search this
Object--Art Object--Totem pole  Search this
Control number:
IAP 67530282
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_410192

Wrangell, (painting)

Painter:
Richardson, Theodore J. 1855-1914  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Braarud Fine Art P. O. Box 717 La Conner Washington 98257
Date:
Ca. 1890
Topic:
Landscape--Alaska--Wrangell  Search this
Landscape--Water  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Canoe  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--House  Search this
Object--Art Object--Totem pole  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Domestic--Laundry  Search this
Control number:
IAP 67530286
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_410220

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