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Untitled

Artist:
Lynd Ward, born Chicago, IL 1905-died Reston, VA 1985  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Object\flower  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1974.56.6
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1974.56.6

Woman Washing Clothes

Artist:
John J. A. Murphy, born Boston, MA 1888-died New York City 1967  Search this
Medium:
woodcut
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Waterscape  Search this
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Object number:
1977.65.7
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Department:
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edanmdm:saam_1977.65.7

Hanging out the Wash

Artist:
Harry Brodsky, born Newark, NJ 1908-died Philadelphia, PA 1997  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Object number:
1982.25.10
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Department:
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edanmdm:saam_1982.25.10

Village Scene

Artist:
Vaclav Vytlacil, born New York City 1892-died New York City 1984  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 3/4 x 26 in. (75.6 x 66.1 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1918
Topic:
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Landscape\tree  Search this
Landscape\town  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Patricia and Phillip Frost
Object number:
1986.92.98
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1986.92.98

Back Yard

Artist:
Clarice George, born 1900  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 1/8 x 36 1/4 in. (76.5 x 92.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Landscape\tree  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\Wisconsin  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.111
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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edanmdm:saam_1964.1.111

Laundry Workers [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Hovannes, John 1900-1973  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1939
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Domestic--Laundry  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0110489
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_110490

Laundry Workers [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Hovannes, John 1900-1973  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1939
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Domestic--Laundry  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0110517
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Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_110518

Monday Afternoon [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Hovannes, John 1900-1973  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1940
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Domestic--Laundry  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0110518
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Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_110519

View of Tangier with Washerwomen: Afternoon

Artist:
Maurice Grosser, born Huntsville, AL 1903-died New York City 1986  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
25 3/4 x 31 7/8 in. (65.4 x 81.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1969
Topic:
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Landscape\river  Search this
Figure group\female  Search this
Landscape\time\afternoon  Search this
Cityscape\Morocco\Tangier  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1976.137
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Department:
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A Mexican Laundry

Artist:
William Henry Holmes, born Cadiz, OH 1846-died Royal Oak, MI 1933  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Dimensions:
6 1/4 x 4 3/4 in. (15.9 x 12.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1895
Topic:
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Landscape\river  Search this
Ethnic\Mexican  Search this
Figure group\female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. William Henry Holmes
Object number:
1930.12.63
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1930.12.63

Gossip

Artist:
Ellsworth Woodward, born Seekonk, MA 1861-died New Orleans, LA 1939  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 7 5/8 x 11 3/4 in. (19.3 x 30.0 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1932
Topic:
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Figure group\female  Search this
Animal\bird\chicken  Search this
Recreation\leisure\conversation  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.394
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1935.13.394

Back of a Roman House

Artist:
Bertha E. Jaques, born Covington, OH 1863-died Chicago IL 1941  Search this
Medium:
drypoint on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 6 x 9 3/8 in. (15.1 x 23.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1913
Topic:
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Cityscape\Italy\Rome  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.488
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1935.13.488

La Maison de la Blanchisseuse

Artist:
George Charles Aid, born Quincy, IL 1872-died Tryon, NC 1938  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
plate: 7 x 9 3/8 in. (17.7 x 23.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Architecture\detail\trellis  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.5
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1935.13.5

Nigger Quarters

Artist:
James Swann, born Merkel, TX 1905-died Chicago, IL 1985  Search this
Medium:
drypoint
Dimensions:
7 x 8 7/8 in. (17.8 x 22.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.682
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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edanmdm:saam_1935.13.682

Untitled (Farm Scene)

Artist:
Mary Winslow, n.d.  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
40 x 50 in. (101.6 x 127.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1936
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Figure group\family  Search this
Animal\dog  Search this
Animal\bird\chicken  Search this
Architecture\domestic\farmhouse  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.182
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
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edanmdm:saam_1964.1.182

Sketch for Lombardy Bleachery

Artist:
Herman Hartwich, born New York City 1853-died Munich, Germany 1926  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
11 x 19 1/8 in. (27.9 x 48.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1892
Topic:
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Study  Search this
Landscape\coast  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Emily Dorothy Ammann
Object number:
1965.14.5
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
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Winter Evening

Artist:
Mahonri Young, born New York City 1911-died Bridgehampton, NY 1996  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 6 x 5 in. (15.1 x 12.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure(s) in exterior  Search this
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Landscape\season\winter  Search this
Landscape\weather\snow  Search this
Landscape\time\evening  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1966.66.12
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1966.66.12

Gossip

Artist:
Frank Stanley Herring, born Pen Argyl, PA 1894-died Burnsville, NC 1966  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paperboard: illustration board
Dimensions:
15 1/2 x 19 1/2 in. (39.3 x 49.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Figure group\family  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Recreation\leisure\conversation  Search this
Architecture Exterior  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Frank Stanley Herring
Object number:
1967.58.6
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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edanmdm:saam_1967.58.6

Sleeve Pressers

Artist:
Charlotte Rothstein, born Chicago, IL 1912  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
11 1/4 x 7 1/2 in. (28.6 x 19.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Occupation\industry  Search this
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Figure group\female  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration  Search this
Architecture Interior\industry  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from D.C. Public Library
Object number:
1967.72.225
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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edanmdm:saam_1967.72.225

Woman Washing (no. 225)

Artist:
Werner Drewes, born Canig, Germany 1899-died Reston, VA 1985  Search this
Medium:
woodcut
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Occupation\domestic\laundry  Search this
Dress\accessory\scarf  Search this
Figure female\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1968.9.68
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.9.68

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