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Hills & Valleys, Dales & Fields

Maker:
White, George W.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/4 in x 14 3/4 in; 31.115 cm x 37.465 cm
image: 9 in x 7 1/4 in; 22.86 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
platinum print
Date made:
before 1896
Subject:
Landscape  Search this
Credit Line:
Geo. W. White
ID Number:
PG.31004
Accession number:
31004
Catalog number:
382
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
1896 Washington Salon and Art Photographic Exhibition
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_889609

Endless Valleys and Mountains

Artist:
Zhou Hao (1686-1773)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 13.9 x 372.1 cm (5 1/2 x 146 1/2 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1766
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1945.38
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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edanmdm:fsg_F1945.38

Landscape: mountains and valleys

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Huang Gongwang (1269-1354)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on silk panel
Dimensions:
H x W: 129 x 63 cm (50 13/16 x 24 13/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
16th-17th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.566
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Butterflies collected in the Shire Valley, East Africa [graphic] / HW

Collector:
Waller, Horace 1833-1896  Search this
Associated name:
Kirk, John Sir 1832-1922 DSI  Search this
Author:
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries)  Search this
Smithsonian Field Book Project  Search this
Subject:
Waller, Horace 1833-1896 Travel  Search this
Physical description:
1 album (38 leaves) : 66 original prints ; 15 x 30 cm, in box 19 x 33 cm
Type:
Graphics
Pictorial works
Specimens
Nature prints
Field notes
Place:
Shire River Valley (Malawi and Mozambique)
Date:
1861
1861-1862
[between 1861 and 1862?]
Topic:
Butterflies  Search this
Nature prints  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001821 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1031175
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Mountain peaks, valleys, and trees

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Dong Qichang 董其昌 (1555-1636)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 139.2 × 52.4 cm (54 13/16 × 20 5/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1644-1911
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
mountain  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.159
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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MS 2108 "Distribution of the Shoshonians in the San Joaquin-Tulare Valley of California"

Creator:
Kroeber, A. L. (Alfred Louis), 1876-1960  Search this
Addressee:
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956  Search this
Extent:
31 pages
Culture:
Snake  Search this
San Juan Capistrano  Search this
Santa Barbara  Search this
Monachi  Search this
Paiute Indians  Search this
Bannock Indians  Search this
Ute Indians  Search this
Cahuilla Indians  Search this
Luiseño Indians  Search this
Shoshonean Indians  Search this
Gabrielino Indians  Search this
Tubatulabal Indians  Search this
Serrano Indians  Search this
Aguas Calientes Indians  Search this
Kawaiisu Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Chumash Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Basin  Search this
Mono Indians  Search this
Shoshoni Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1905
Scope and Contents:
Also letter to Frederick W. Hodge, with emendations to the manuscript. San Francisco, California. April 27, 1905. Autograph letter signed. 1 page. Includes discussion of "Current Tribal names that are Ambiguous. "Ute, Paiute, Shoshoni, Bannock, Snake; and sections on Gabrielino, Serrano, Luiseno, San Juan Capistrano, Agua Caliente, Cahuilla, Santa Barbara, Monachi, Kawaiisu, Tubatulabal.
Title page of manuscript carries A. note S. : F. W. H. [Hodge]: "This material has been extracted for the Dictionary of Tribes ["Handbook of American Indians," Bureau of American Ethnology-Bulletin 30, Washington, 1907, 1910] by Dr Swanton."
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2108
Local Note:
typescript document with annotations
Topic:
Names, tribal -- Ute  Search this
Names, tribal -- Paiute  Search this
Names, tribal -- Shoshoni  Search this
Names, tribal -- Bannock  Search this
Names, tribal -- Snake  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Luiseno  Search this
Mission Capistrano  Search this
Shoshone  Search this
Cupeno  Search this
Luiseno  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2108, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2108
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2108
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MS 1122 Report on the forestry, elevation, rainfall, and drainage of the Colorado Valley, together with an apercu of its principal inhabitants, the Mahhaos Indians

Creator:
Tassin, August Gabriel  Search this
Extent:
45 pages
8 maps
Culture:
Mohave Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Maps
Drawings
Maps
Date:
October 31, 1877
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1122
Local Note:
pen drawings
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Maps
Citation:
Manuscript 1122, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1122
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1122
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Housatonic Valley

Artist:
Alexander H. Wyant, born Evans Creek, OH 1836-died New York City 1892  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
24 1/8 x 36 1/8 in. (61.2 x 91.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1880-1890
Topic:
Landscape\Massachusetts  Search this
Landscape\valley\Housatonic Valley  Search this
Landscape\river\Housatonic River  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of William T. Evans
Object number:
1909.7.79
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1909.7.79

Archeologic investigations in James and Potomac Valleys

Author:
Fowke, Gerard  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1895
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_89678

Valleys and Snow Covered Ridges, Riobamba, Ecuador

Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900  Search this
Medium:
Graphite, touched with brush and white gouache on greenish paper
Type:
landscapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Place depicted:
Ecuador
Date:
July 13, 1857
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-243
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1917-4-243

Yosemite Valley from Artist's Point

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Publisher:
Detroit Photo Company, active late 19th century  Search this
Medium:
chromolithograph
Dimensions:
7 x 3 5/8 in. (17.8 x 9.2 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1900
Topic:
Landscape\valley\Yosemite Valley  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mitchell and Nancy Steir
Object number:
2004.29.50
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2004.29.50

Death Valley

Artist:
Cady Wells, born Southbridge, MA 1904-died Santa Fe, NM 1954  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 x 22 in. (38.1 x 55.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1936-1937
Topic:
Landscape\valley\Death Valley  Search this
Landscape\rocks  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mason B. Wells
Object number:
1976.81.2
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1976.81.2

Hana Valley, First View, from the "Peaks and Valleys Series"

Artist:
Derek A. Bencomo, born Torrance, CA 1962  Search this
Medium:
milo
Dimensions:
8 3/4 x 15 3/4 x 15 1/2 in. (22.3 x 40.1 x 39.4 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Crafts
Date:
1995-1997
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Fleur and Charles Bresler in honor of Kenneth R. Trapp, curator-in-charge of the Renwick Gallery (1995--2003)
Object number:
2003.60.2
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2003.60.2

Valley Forge

Artist:
Ernest C. Peixotto, born San Francisco, CA 1869-died New York City 1940  Search this
Medium:
ink
Dimensions:
sight 9 3/4 x 17 3/4 in. (24.8 x 45.1 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1897
Topic:
Landscape\Pennsylvania\Valley Forge  Search this
Object\written matter\map  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. Fortunato Porotto
Object number:
1963.6.33
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1963.6.33

Yosemite Valley

Artist:
Robert Hinshelwood, born Edinburgh, Scotland 1812-died New York City after 1875  Search this
Copy after:
Thomas Hill, born Birmingham, England 1829-died Raymond, CA 1908  Search this
Publisher:
William Pate and Co.  Search this
Medium:
hand-colored engraving on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 7 3/4 x 13 1/2 in. (19.7 x 34.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1869
Topic:
Landscape\California\Yosemite Valley  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
Object number:
1966.48.66
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1966.48.66

Deep Valley

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
brush and ink and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
12 1/2 x 18 in. (31.9 x 45.8 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1935-1938
Topic:
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Landscape\valley  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.965
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1967.59.965

Housatonic Valley

Artist:
Frank von der Lancken, born Brooklyn, NY 1872-died Tulsa, OK 1950  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas mounted on fiberboard
Dimensions:
14 x 20 in. (35.5 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1902
Topic:
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts  Search this
Landscape\valley\Housatonic Valley  Search this
Landscape\river\Housatonic River  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Julian and Carl von der Lancken
Object number:
1975.93.2
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Clearing Autumn Skies over Mountains and Valleys

Artist:
Traditionally attributed to Guo Xi (傳)郭熙 (ca. 1001-1090)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 25.9 × 205.6 cm (10 3/16 × 80 15/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
mid-11th to early 12th century
Period:
Northern Song dynasty
Topic:
pine tree  Search this
autumn  Search this
Northern Song dynasty (960 - 1127)  Search this
mountain  Search this
temple  Search this
scholar  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.538
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Hudson Valley

Artist:
Louis Lozowick, born Ludvinovka, Russia 1892-died South Orange, NJ 1973  Search this
Medium:
color woodcut on paper
Dimensions:
image: 8 x 6 in. (20.4 x 15.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1940
Topic:
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Landscape\New York  Search this
Landscape\river\Hudson River  Search this
Landscape\valley\Hudson Valley  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Adele Lozowick
Object number:
1988.65.9
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1940, Lee Lozowick
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1988.65.9

El Capitan, Yosemite Valley

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Publisher:
Detroit Photo Company, active late 19th century  Search this
Medium:
chromolithograph
Dimensions:
3 5/8 x 7 in. (9.2 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1900
Topic:
Landscape\valley\Yosemite Valley  Search this
Landscape\mountain\El Capitan  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mitchell and Nancy Steir
Object number:
2004.29.51
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2004.29.51

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