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Artist:
Peggy Bacon, born Ridgefield, CT 1895-died Kennebunk, ME 1987  Search this
Sitter:
James Farley  Search this
George Norris  Search this
Harry Hopkins  Search this
Henry Wallace  Search this
Frances Perkins  Search this
Harold Ickes  Search this
Medium:
drypoint on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 5 5/8 x 11 7/8 in. (14.2 x 30.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1935
Topic:
Animal\dog  Search this
Portrait group  Search this
Occupation\political\statesman  Search this
Occupation\service\postman  Search this
Occupation\political\senator  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\post office  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Frank McClure
Object number:
1979.98.13
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edanmdm:saam_1979.98.13

Running Fence, Sonoma and Marin Counties, California, 1972-76, Measuring out the course

Artist:
Christo and Jeanne-Claude, active 1958  Search this
Christo, born Gabrovo, Bulgaria 1935  Search this
Jeanne-Claude, born Casablanca, Morocco 1935-died New York City 2009  Search this
Photographer:
Gianfranco Gorgoni, Italian, born Rome, Italy 1941  Search this
Sitter:
Christo  Search this
Ted Dougherty  Search this
Henry B. Leininger  Search this
Gary Bauer  Search this
Bob Floyd  Search this
Ernest Harris  Search this
Medium:
black and white photograph
Dimensions:
15 3/4 x 23 1/4 in. (40.0 x 59.1 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
September-October 1974
Topic:
Occupation\industry\construction  Search this
Modern art movement\installation exterior\Running Fence  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
RF.3.120
Restrictions & Rights:
Photograph © Gianfranco Gorgoni, 1978
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Chiang Kai-Shek, Roosevelt, Churchill and Madame Chiang Kai-Shek, Cairo Conference

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Winston Churchill  Search this
Chiang Kai-shek  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt  Search this
Madame Chiang Kai-shek  Search this
Medium:
pencil and carbon tracing on paper
Dimensions:
13 1/8 x 13 1/4 in. (33.3 x 33.7 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait female\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.502
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Chiang Kai-Shek, Roosevelt, Churchill and Madame Chiang Kai-Shek, Cairo Conference

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Winston Churchill  Search this
Chiang Kai-shek  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt  Search this
Madame Chiang Kai-shek  Search this
Medium:
carbon tracing and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
9 1/4 x 10 3/8 in. (23.5 x 26.5 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait female\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.516
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Chiang Kai-Shek, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Winston Churchill and Madame Chiang Kai-Shek--Cairo Conference

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Winston Churchill  Search this
Chiang Kai-shek  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt  Search this
Madame Chiang Kai-shek  Search this
Medium:
recto: carbon tracing, pen and ink, pencil and pencil on paper verso: carbon tracing on paper
Dimensions:
15 x 20 1/8 in. (38.2 x 51.1 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait female\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.555R-V
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Potsdam Meeting

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Stalin  Search this
Clement Atlee  Search this
Harry Truman  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
37 1/2 x 28 1/2 in. (95.4 x 72.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
History\United States\Potsdam Conference  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.655
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Historical Scene--WW II

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Winston Churchill  Search this
Chiang Kai-shek  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
32 1/2 x 24 3/4 in. (82.7 x 62.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Architecture\vehicle\airplane  Search this
History\United States\World War II  Search this
Dress\uniform\military uniform  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.659
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Three Allies in Cairo

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Winston Churchill  Search this
Chiang Kai-shek  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
28 5/8 x 36 1/2 in. (72.7 x 92.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
History\United States\World War II  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.663
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Department:
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Ray, Louis and Bindo Menotti, 1946, from "The Corner Stores of Galveston," Galveston County Cultural Arts Council

Artist:
Betty Tichich, born Fargo, ND 1947  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Menotti  Search this
Ray Menotti  Search this
Bindo Menotti  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1977
Topic:
Animal\cattle  Search this
Cityscape\Texas\Galveston  Search this
Occupation\vendor\butcher  Search this
Dress\accessory\apron  Search this
Portrait group\family\siblings  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\grocery  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1347
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Department:
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President Lincoln, General Grant, and Tad Lincoln at a Railway Station, from The Century Magazine, November 1887

Artist:
Winslow Homer, born Boston, MA 1836-died Prout's Neck, ME 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln  Search this
Ulysses S. Grant  Search this
Tad Lincoln  Search this
Tad Lincoln  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 2 7/8 x 3 in. (7.4 x 7.6 cm) sheet: 9 1/2 x 6 3/8 in. (24.1 x 16.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1887
Topic:
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\railroad station  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\child  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Ray Austrian Collection, gift of Beatrice L. Austrian, Caryl A. Austrian and James A. Austrian
Object number:
1996.63.220
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Boxers--Jack Smith and Langton

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Jack Smith  Search this
Langton  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
12 3/4 x 11 in. (32.4 x 28.0 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Occupation\sport\boxing  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.393R-V
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Wa-másh-ee-sheek, He Who Takes Away; Wa-chésh-uk, War; Mink-chésk, Three Distinguished Young Men

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Wa-mash-ee-sheek  Search this
Wa-chesh-uk  Search this
Mink-chesk  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 x 24 in. (73.7 x 60.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1834
Topic:
Portrait group  Search this
Dress\ethnic\Indian dress  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Osage  Search this
Object\weapon\axe  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.38-40
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Running Fence, Sonoma and Marin Counties, California, 1972-76, Staking the course

Artist:
Christo and Jeanne-Claude, active 1958  Search this
Christo, born Gabrovo, Bulgaria 1935  Search this
Jeanne-Claude, born Casablanca, Morocco 1935-died New York City 2009  Search this
Photographer:
Gianfranco Gorgoni, Italian, born Rome, Italy 1941  Search this
Sitter:
Ted Dougherty  Search this
Henry B. Leininger  Search this
Gary Bauer  Search this
Medium:
black and white photograph
Dimensions:
28 x 39 in. (71.1 x 99.1 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
September-October 1974
Topic:
Occupation\industry\construction  Search this
Landscape\California  Search this
Modern art movement\installation exterior\Running Fence  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
RF.3.102
Restrictions & Rights:
Photograph © Gianfranco Gorgoni, 1978
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Group

Artist:
Mary Ogborne, English, n.d.  Search this
Copy after:
William Hamilton, English, born Chelsea, England 1751-died London, England 1801  Search this
Sitter:
Queen Catherine  Search this
Cardinal Wolsey  Search this
Cardinal Campeggio  Search this
Medium:
engraving
Dimensions:
no measurements
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1788
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Dress\historic  Search this
History\England  Search this
Architecture Interior  Search this
Portrait female\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Nigel Cholmeley-Jones
Object number:
1967.54.41
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Boxers--Jack Johnson

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Jack Johnson  Search this
Tom Molineaux  Search this
Medium:
recto: pencil and carbon tracing on paper verso: pencil and colored pencil on paper
Dimensions:
17 1/2 x 12 1/4 in. (44.5 x 31.1 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
History\United States\Black History  Search this
Occupation\other\slave  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Occupation\sport\boxing  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.506R-V
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Commodore Peary and Henson at the North Pole

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Unidentified (American)  Search this
Sitter:
Henson  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary  Search this
Medium:
recto: pen and ink, carbon tracing and pencil on paper verso: pencil on paper
Dimensions:
18 x 23 in. (45.7 x 58.4 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Occupation\service\policeman  Search this
Occupation\crime\thief  Search this
Landscape\Arctic  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.568R-V
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Portrait of Bill (Bill Zorach)

Artist:
Marguerite Zorach, born Santa Rosa, CA 1887-died New York City 1968  Search this
Sitter:
William Zorach  Search this
William Zorach  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
71 7/8 x 36 in. (182.5 x 91.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1925
Topic:
Occupation\art\painter  Search this
Occupation\art\sculptor  Search this
Occupation\art\printmaker  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Object\art tool\easel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift from the collection of the Zorach children
Object number:
1970.65.19
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NABU-NAA-KEE-SHICK or The One Side of the Sky, A Chippewa Chief, from The Aboriginal Portfolio

Artist:
James Otto Lewis, born Philadelphia, PA 1799-died New York City 1858  Search this
Sitter:
Nabu Naa Kee Shick  Search this
The One Side of the Sky  Search this
Medium:
hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 18 x 11 1/2 in. (45.7 x 29.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1835
Topic:
Dress\ceremonial\Indian dress  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Chippewa  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Occupation\other\chief  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of H. Lyman Sayen to his nation
Object number:
1973.167.20
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1973.167.20

Joseph Webber and Lew Fields from the series, Portraits in Caricature of Stage Personalities

Artist:
Alfred J. Frueh, born Lima, OH 1880-died Sharon, CT 1968  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Weber  Search this
Lew Fields  Search this
Joseph Weber  Search this
Lew Fields  Search this
Medium:
color linoleum cut on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
sight 14 1/8 x 10 3/8 in. (35.9 x 26.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1914-1917
Topic:
Performing arts\theater\performer  Search this
Performing arts\other\comedian  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\caricature  Search this
Portrait male\caricature  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Nora Panzer and Jody Wight
Object number:
1973.178
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edanmdm:saam_1973.178

Judge Smith Orr and Robert Taggard Planning the New Settlement of Orrville 1852

Artist:
Aldo Lazzarini, born Bergamo, Italy 1898-died 1989  Search this
Sitter:
Judge Smith Orr  Search this
Robert Taggard  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paperboard: illustration board
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\wagon  Search this
Occupation\industry\railroad  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Cityscape\Ohio\Orrville  Search this
History\United States\Ohio  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.126
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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