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Oral history interview with Reuben Nakian, 1981 June 9-17

Interviewee:
Nakian, Reuben, 1897-1986  Search this
Interviewer:
Berman, Avis, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Manship, Paul Howard  Search this
Lachaise, Gaston  Search this
Zorach, William  Search this
Neumann, J. B. (Jsrael Ber)  Search this
French, Daniel Chester  Search this
Halpert, Edith Gregor  Search this
Dudensing, F. Valentine  Search this
Heukelekian, Haig  Search this
Brancusi, Constantin  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Sculpture  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11707
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212940
AAA_collcode_nakian81
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212940
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Oral history interview with Monica Borglum Davies, 1990 May 8-August 27

Interviewee:
Davies, Monica Borglum, 1903-1997  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F.  Search this
Subject:
Brinley, Daniel Putnam  Search this
Manship, Paul Howard  Search this
Cole, Alphaeus Philemon  Search this
Millar, Addison T. (Addison Thomas),  Search this
Borglum, Gutzon  Search this
Borglum, Emma Vignal  Search this
Borglum, Solon Hannibal  Search this
School for American Sculpture  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Sculptors  Search this
Sculpture, Modern  Search this
Art schools  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11636
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214553
AAA_collcode_davies90
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214553
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20c LOVE hearts single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2072
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored); adhesive / photogravure, engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
January 31, 1984
Topic:
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
1999.2004.331
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National Postal Museum
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22c 1987 Love single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2248
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored)/ photogravure
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
January 30, 1987
Topic:
Pop Culture  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
1999.2004.693
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National Postal Museum
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Clare Boothe Luce

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Clare Boothe Brokaw Luce, 10 Apr 1903 - 9 Oct 1987  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache on board
Dimensions:
Image: 45.5 x 35.5 cm (17 15/16 x 14")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1954
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Pearl  Search this
Clare Boothe Brokaw Luce: Female  Search this
Clare Boothe Brokaw Luce: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
Clare Boothe Brokaw Luce: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
Clare Boothe Brokaw Luce: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Connecticut  Search this
Clare Boothe Brokaw Luce: Communications\Journalist\Columnist  Search this
Clare Boothe Brokaw Luce: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Clare Boothe Brokaw Luce: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Clare Boothe Brokaw Luce: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; bequest of Clare Boothe Luce
Object number:
NPG.88.69
Restrictions & Rights:
© Chris Murphy
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Hit Parader, Vol. 2 No. 4

Maker:
Charlton Publishing Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 7/8 in x 9 in; 30.1625 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
magazine
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Derby
Date made:
1944
Credit Line:
Gift of David J. Girson and Eileen Miller Girson
ID Number:
2015.0215.0205
Accession number:
2015.0215
Catalog number:
2015.0215.0205
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Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1762314

Hit Parader, Vol. 3 No. 8

Depicted (sitter):
Sinatra, Frank  Search this
Kelly, Gene  Search this
Maker:
Charlton Publishing Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 7/8 in x 9 in; 30.1625 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
magazine
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Derby
Date made:
1945
Credit Line:
Gift of David J. Girson and Eileen Miller Girson
ID Number:
2015.0215.0206
Accession number:
2015.0215
Catalog number:
2015.0215.0206
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National Museum of American History
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Hit Parader, Vol. 12 No. 8

Depicted (sitter):
Sinatra, Frank  Search this
Maker:
Charlton Publishing Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 7/8 in x 9 in; 30.1625 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
magazine
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Derby
Date made:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of David J. Girson and Eileen Miller Girson
ID Number:
2015.0215.0207
Accession number:
2015.0215
Catalog number:
2015.0215.0207
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National Museum of American History
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Hit Parader, Vol. 2 No. 2

Depicted (sitter):
Sinatra, Frank  Search this
Maker:
Charlton Publishing Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 7/8 in x 9 in; 30.1625 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
magazine
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Derby
Date made:
1943
Credit Line:
Gift of David J. Girson and Eileen Miller Girson
ID Number:
2015.0215.0208
Accession number:
2015.0215
Catalog number:
2015.0215.0208
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National Museum of American History
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Hit Parader, Vol. 11 No. 2

Depicted (sitter):
Monroe, Marilyn  Search this
Maker:
Charlton Publishing Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 7/8 in x 9 in; 30.1625 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
magazine
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Derby
Date made:
1953
Credit Line:
Gift of David J. Girson and Eileen Miller Girson
ID Number:
2015.0215.0209
Accession number:
2015.0215
Catalog number:
2015.0215.0209
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Popular Entertainment
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National Museum of American History
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A forlorn lover, fragment from a Rasamanjari

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 16.9 × 12.1 cm (6 5/8 × 4 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Nurpur, Himachal Pradesh, India
Date:
ca. 1710
Topic:
woman  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.14
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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The Descent of the Ganges

Medium:
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 14.6 × 10 cm (5 3/4 × 3 15/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Kangra, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1800
Topic:
Shiva  Search this
India  Search this
Ganga  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.18
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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A Rajput nobleman

Medium:
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 14.6 × 9.9 cm (5 3/4 × 3 7/8 in)
H x W (overall): 31.1 × 22.9 cm (12 1/4 × 9 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Ajmer, Rajasthan state, India
Date:
ca. 1630-1640
Topic:
portrait  Search this
man  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.27
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Abhisarika Nayika, folio from a Rasikpriya

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 11.7 × 12.7 cm (4 5/8 × 5 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
possibly Amber, Rajasthan state, India
Date:
ca. 1615-1625
Topic:
Rasikapriya  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.34
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Gauri Ragini, folio from a Ragamala

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 23.5 × 19 cm (9 1/4 × 7 1/2 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Marwar, Rajasthan state, India
Date:
1625-1630
Topic:
peacock  Search this
tree  Search this
lotus  Search this
woman  Search this
ragamala  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.49
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Circular plaque with dragon interlace

Medium:
Bronze with gold foil
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 1 x 13.2 cm (3/8 x 5 3/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Probably Henan province, China
Date:
6th-5th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
Spring and Autumn period (770 - 476 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
repousse  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.4937
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Tomb guardian figure

Medium:
Wood, pigment, and deer antler
Dimensions:
H x W x D (assembled): 57.5 x 27.5 x 30.8 cm (22 5/8 x 10 13/16 x 12 1/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
Hunan province, Middle Yangtze River valley, China
Date:
ca. 4th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
deer  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
funerary  Search this
tomb guardian  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Thomas Colville in honor of Jenny So
Accession Number:
S2000.125a-l
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
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Harvesting knife (hu 笏)

Medium:
Jade (serpentine)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10.5 x 73.6 x 1.4 cm (4 1/8 x 29 x 9/16 in)
Culture:
Sanxingdui culture, ca. 2000 - ca. 1000 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Sichuan province, China
Date:
ca. 2000-1000 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
serpentine  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.449
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
Jades for Life and Death
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Harvesting knife (hu 笏) with geometric decoration, fragment

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 17 x 47.8 x 0.9 cm (6 11/16 x 18 13/16 x 3/8 in)
Culture:
Longshan culture, ca. 3000 - ca. 1700 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 2000-1700 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.450
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
Jades for Life and Death
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Forked blade (zhang 璋)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 37.3 x 6.6 x 0.7 cm (14 11/16 x 2 5/8 x 1/4 in)
Culture:
Longshan culture, ca. 3000 - ca. 1700 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Shenmu Shimao, probably Shaanxi province, China
Date:
ca. 2000-1700 BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.451
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Jades for Life and Death
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