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Saarinen, Eero

Collection Creator:
Saarinen, Lilian Swann, 1912-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 32
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1939-circa 1947
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 Lilian Swann Saarinen 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:
Lilian Swann Saarinen papers, circa 1909-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Saarinen, Eero

Collection Creator:
Saarinen, Lilian Swann, 1912-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 33
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1952
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 Lilian Swann Saarinen 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:
Lilian Swann Saarinen papers, circa 1909-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Saarinen, Eero

Collection Creator:
Saarinen, Lilian Swann, 1912-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 35
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1954
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 Lilian Swann Saarinen 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:
Lilian Swann Saarinen papers, circa 1909-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Saarinen, Eero

Collection Creator:
Fleischman, Lawrence A. (Lawrence Arthur), 1925-1997  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 122
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1953
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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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Saarinen, Eero

Collection Creator:
Saarinen, Lilian Swann, 1912-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 34
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1953
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material housed in Box 8, Folder 1
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 Lilian Swann Saarinen 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:
Lilian Swann Saarinen papers, circa 1909-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Saarinen, Eero

Collection Creator:
Saarinen, Lilian Swann, 1912-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 31
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1940s-1950s
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material housed in Box 8, Folder 1
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 Lilian Swann Saarinen 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:
Lilian Swann Saarinen papers, circa 1909-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Susan Saarinen, Aline B. Saarinen, Eero Saarinen, Hal Louchheim, Eric Saarinen in Hvitträsk, Finland

Subject:
Saarinen, Aline B. (Aline Bernstein)  Search this
Saarinen, Eero  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
n/a
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)17371
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Aline and Eero Saarinen papers, 1906-1977
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Archives of American Art
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Eero Saarinen

Artist:
Hans Namuth, 17 Mar 1915 - 13 Oct 1990  Search this
Sitter:
Eero Saarinen, 20 Aug 1910 - 1 Sep 1961  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 34.5cm x 50.5cm (13 9/16" x 19 7/8")
Culture:
Eero Saarinen: European\Finnish  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1954
Topic:
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe  Search this
Exterior\Architecture  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Eero Saarinen: Male  Search this
Eero Saarinen: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Estate of Hans Namuth
Object number:
NPG.95.165
Restrictions & Rights:
© Hans Namuth Ltd.
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.95.165

Grasshopper

Designer:
Eero Saarinen, American, b. Finland, 1910 - 1961  Search this
Manufacturer:
Knoll Textiles, New York, New York, USA, founded 1947  Search this
Medium:
Plywood, wool upholstery
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
Ottoman
Object Name:
Ottoman
Manufactured in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1940
Credit Line:
Gift of Mel Byars
Accession Number:
1991-59-60
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
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Pedestal

Designer:
Eero Saarinen, American, b. Finland, 1910 - 1961  Search this
Manufacturer:
Knoll Textiles, New York, New York, USA, founded 1947  Search this
Medium:
Lacquered cast aluminum, woven wool upholstery
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
Stool
Object Name:
Stool
Made in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
1957
Credit Line:
Gift of Mel Byars
Accession Number:
1991-59-66
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Womb

Designer:
Eero Saarinen, American, b. Finland, 1910 - 1961  Search this
Manufacturer:
Knoll Textiles, New York, New York, USA, founded 1947  Search this
Medium:
Polyester, foam, tubular steel
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
Chair and ottoman
Object Name:
Chair and ottoman
Made in:
USA
Date:
1948
Accession Number:
1979-80-1-a/e
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1979-80-1-a_e
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Model 72PSB

Designer:
Eero Saarinen, American, b. Finland, 1910 - 1961  Search this
Manufacturer:
Knoll Textiles, New York, New York, USA, founded 1947  Search this
Medium:
Steel, vinyl, nylon, woven wool upholstery
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
Side chair
Object Name:
Side chair
Manufactured in:
USA
Date:
1948
Credit Line:
Gift of Mel Byars
Accession Number:
1991-59-13
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Model 61

Designer:
Eero Saarinen, American, b. Finland, 1910 - 1961  Search this
Manufacturer:
Knoll Textiles, New York, New York, USA, founded 1947  Search this
Medium:
Bent laminated birch, upholstery
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
Chair
Object Name:
Chair
Manufactured in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1950
Credit Line:
Gift of Mel Byars
Accession Number:
1991-59-59
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Tulip

Designer:
Eero Saarinen, American, b. Finland, 1910 - 1961  Search this
Manufacturer:
Knoll Textiles, New York, New York, USA, founded 1947  Search this
Medium:
Painted aluminum, marble
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
Pedestal table
Object Name:
Pedestal table
Manufactured in:
USA
Date:
1957
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Eric Larrabee
Accession Number:
1997-11-2
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
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Model 71

Designer:
Eero Saarinen, American, b. Finland, 1910 - 1961  Search this
Suzanne Huguenin, Swiss, 1916–2008  Search this
Manufacturer:
Knoll Textiles, New York, New York, USA, founded 1947  Search this
Medium:
Fiberglass-reinforced plastic, plywood, chromed steel, upholstery, latex foam
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
Armchair
Object Name:
Armchair
Made in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
1957–65
Credit Line:
Gift of Max Pine
Accession Number:
2011-49-1
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Model of Smithsonian Gallery of Art

Artist:
Eliel Saarinen, born Rantasalmi, Finland 1873-died Bloomfield Hills, MI 1950  Search this
Eero Saarinen, born Kirkkonummi, Finland 1910-died Ann Arbor, MI 1961  Search this
J. Robert F. Swanson, born Menominee, MI 1900-died Bloomfield Hills, MI 1981  Search this
Medium:
mixed media: wood, stone, aluminum, bronze and plastic, assembled
Dimensions:
13 1/2 x 87 5/8 x 44 in. (34.4 x 222.6 x 111.8 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1939
Topic:
Study\sculpture model  Search this
Architecture\civic\museum  Search this
Architecture\civic\Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Eero Saarinen
Object number:
1953.5.2
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1953.5.2

Chair

Designer:
Charles Eames, American, 1907–1978  Search this
Eero Saarinen, American, b. Finland, 1910 - 1961  Search this
Manufacturer:
Heywood-Wakefield Co., American, founded 1826  Search this
Haskelite Manufacturing Corporation, American, founded 1917  Search this
Medium:
Molded and spliced plywood, turned and veneered Honduran mahogany, foam rubber, woven textile (upholstery)
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
Chair
Manufactured in:
Gardner, Massachusetts, USA
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Date:
1940
Credit Line:
Gift of George R. Kravis II
Accession Number:
2018-22-81
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2018-22-81
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Saarinen, Eero

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Challenge to an Architect, 1964
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Architecture, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Architecture
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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Model of Proposed National Galley of Art

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Saarinen, Eero 1910-1961  Search this
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
National Collection of Fine Arts  Search this
National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Model; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Model
Photographic print
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1939
Topic:
Architecture--Design and plans  Search this
Architects  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Model and modelmaking  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-0443
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11993

National Gallery of Art Proposed Model

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Saarinen, Eero 1910-1961  Search this
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian  Search this
National Collection of Fine Arts  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Model; Medium: Photographic pprint
Type:
Model
Photographic print
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1939
Topic:
Model and modelmaking  Search this
Architecture--Design and plans  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Architecture--Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Architects  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-0444
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11994

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