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Landscape of Talking Earth

Artist:
Alan Sonfist, American, b. New York City, 1946  Search this
Medium:
Pastel, bark, twigs, leaves, feathers and rocks on canvas and silk
Dimensions:
3 PANELS, EACH: 72 X 36 IN. (182.9 X 91.4 CM.) OVERALL: 72 X 108 IN. (182.9 X 274.3 CM.)
Type:
Collage
Date:
1971
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Allan Frumkin, 1987
Accession Number:
87.37
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_87.37

Sonfist, Alan

Collection Creator:
Fendrick Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 37, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1978-1985, undated
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use of unmicrofilmed material requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Fendrick Gallery records 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:
Fendrick Gallery records, 1952-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Fendrick Gallery records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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Sonfist, Alan

Collection Creator:
Henri Gallery (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Container:
Box 44, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1971-1987
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Henri Gallery records 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:
Henri Gallery records, circa early 1900s, 1940-1996, bulk 1957-1995. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Henri Gallery records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-henrgall-ref990

Sonfist, Alan

Collection Creator:
Johnson, Ellen H.  Search this
Container:
Box 53, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1960-1992
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington D.C. Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Ellen Hulda Johnson 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:
Ellen Hulda Johnson papers, 1872-1994, bulk 1921-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Ellen Hulda Johnson papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-johnelle-ref1183

Silver, Judy-Sonfist, Alan

Collection Creator:
Tucker, Marcia  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1976-1994
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Marcia Tucker 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:
Marcia Tucker papers, 1973-1994. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marcia Tucker papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-tuckmarc-ref56

Alan Sonfist [Folder]

Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Art & Artist files at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_31874

Nancy Drysdale Gallery records, 1971-1996

Creator:
Nancy Drysdale Gallery (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Subject:
Puryear, Martin  Search this
Gilliam, Sam  Search this
Tracy, Michael  Search this
Kainen, Jacob  Search this
Katz, Alex  Search this
Drysdale, Nancy McIntosh  Search this
Mangold, Robert  Search this
Christenberry, William  Search this
Zakanitch, Robert  Search this
LeWitt, Sol  Search this
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster),  Search this
Burton, Scott  Search this
Sonfist, Alan  Search this
Clapsaddle, Jerry  Search this
Truitt, Anne Dean  Search this
Bartlett, Jennifer  Search this
Wegman, William  Search this
Scully, Sean  Search this
Brook Alexander Editions  Search this
Tyler Graphics, Ltd  Search this
Crown Point Press (Oakland, Calif.)  Search this
Topic:
Art, Modern  Search this
Drawings  Search this
Slides (photographs)  Search this
Art galleries, Commercial  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Photographs  Search this
Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6108
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216309
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Theme:
The Art Market
Art Gallery Records
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216309
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Crystal Monument, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Sonfist, Alan 1946-  Search this
Medium:
Glass containing 20 crystallized minerals
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Museum of Contemporary Art 250 South Grand Avenue at California Plaza Los Angeles California 90012 Accession Number: 85.10
Date:
1968-69
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS 64230083
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_26206

Earth of Hawaii (Woodlawn, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Sonfist, Alan 1946-  Search this
Medium:
Earth on canvas
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Honolulu Advertiser 605 Kapiolani Boulevard Honolulu Hawaii 96813
Date:
1984
Topic:
Landscape--Hawaii  Search this
Allegory--Place--Hawaii  Search this
Control number:
IAS 65600120
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_292003

Earth of Hawaii (Alewa), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Sonfist, Alan 1946-  Search this
Medium:
Earth on canvas
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Honolulu Advertiser 605 Kapiolani Boulevard Honolulu Hawaii 96813
Date:
1984
Topic:
Landscape--Hawaii  Search this
Allegory--Place--Hawaii  Search this
Control number:
IAS 65600121
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_292004

Crystal Column, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Sonfist, Alan 1946-  Search this
Medium:
Crystals and plexiglas
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Everson Museum of Art of Syracuse and Onondaga County 401 Harrison Street Syracuse New York 13202 Accession Number: 1972.17
Topic:
Architecture--Detail--Column  Search this
Control number:
IAS 38140077
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_292660

Crystal Column (#2, Series of 4), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Sonfist, Alan 1946-  Search this
Medium:
Natural crystal elements in Plexiglas
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Oberlin College Allen Memorial Art Museum Oberlin Ohio 44074 Accession Number: 72.49
Date:
1970
Topic:
Architecture--Detail--Column  Search this
Control number:
IAS 42190029
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_301044

Model of the Hemlock Forest: Low Open Area, (sculpture)

Title:
Low Open Area, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Sonfist, Alan 1946-  Search this
Medium:
Earth, red maple and wild cherry
Type:
Sculptures-Model
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Anonymous Collection
Date:
1965
Topic:
Landscape--Forest  Search this
Control number:
IAS 87980017
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_302924

Model of the Hemlock Forest: Lower Area, (sculpture)

Title:
Lower Area, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Sonfist, Alan 1946-  Search this
Medium:
Earth, beech and hemlock
Type:
Sculptures-Model
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Anonymous Collection
Date:
1965
Topic:
Landscape--Forest  Search this
Control number:
IAS 87980018
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_302925

Model of the Hemlock Forest: Open Area, (sculpture)

Title:
Open Area, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Sonfist, Alan 1946-  Search this
Medium:
Earth, grey birch and red cedar
Type:
Sculptures-Model
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Anonymous Collection
Date:
1965
Topic:
Landscape--Forest  Search this
Control number:
IAS 87980019
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_302926

Model of the Hemlock Forest: Upper Hills, (sculpture)

Title:
Upper Hills, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Sonfist, Alan 1946-  Search this
Medium:
Earth, red and white oaks
Type:
Sculptures-Model
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Anonymous Collection
Date:
1965
Topic:
Landscape--Forest  Search this
Control number:
IAS 87980020
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_302927

Twig, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Sonfist, Alan 1946-  Search this
Medium:
Twig
Type:
Sculptures
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Object--Foliage  Search this
Control number:
IAS 88120023
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_303497

Walking Stone, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Sonfist, Alan 1946-  Search this
Medium:
Stone pebble on ceramic track
Type:
Sculptures
Date:
1978
Topic:
Landscape--Rocks  Search this
Control number:
IAS 88120024
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_303498

Art in the land : a critical anthology of environmental art / edited by Alan Sonfist

Author:
Sonfist, Alan  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 274 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1983
C1983
20th century
Topic:
Earthworks (Art)  Search this
Environment (Art)  Search this
Art, Modern  Search this
Call number:
N6494.E27A7 1983X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_195099

Earth Monument to New York, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Sonfist, Alan 1946-  Search this
Medium:
Wood, stone, earth, plastic, and oil-based paint in three parts
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Museum of Modern Art 11 West 53rd Street New York New York 10019 Accession Number: 137.85.a-c
Date:
1969
Topic:
Homage  Search this
Allegory--Place--New York  Search this
Control number:
IAS 36240435
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_28815

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