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Jacket, worn by Miles Davis

User:
Davis, Miles  Search this
Maker:
Versace, Gianni  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30 in x 10 in x 24 in; 76.2 cm x 25.4 cm x 60.96 cm
Object Name:
jacket
Date made:
1991
Subject:
Jazz  Search this
ID Number:
2006.0049.01
Accession number:
2006.0049
Catalog number:
2006.0049.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1304663

Bust of Miles Davis

Depicted:
Davis, Miles  Search this
Maker:
Dwight, Ed  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 37 1/2 in x 24 in x 25 in; 95.25 cm x 60.96 cm x 63.5 cm
Object Name:
sculpture
Place made:
United States: Colorado, Denver
Date made:
1990
Subject:
Jazz  Search this
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Calvin B. and Marilyn B. Gross
ID Number:
1995.0368.01
Catalog number:
1995.0368.01
Accession number:
1995.0368
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Art
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607651

Miles Ahead

Recording artist:
Davis, Miles  Search this
Maker:
Columbia  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; 30.48 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1957
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1965, Vol. 3: Co - El
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.778
Maker number:
CL 1041
Accession number:
1978.0670
Catalog number:
1978.0670.778
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Sound Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_669713
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Miles

Artist:
Lloyd McNeill, born 1935  Search this
Sitter:
Miles Davis  Search this
Medium:
screenprint
Dimensions:
35 x 23 in. (88.9 x 58.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1969
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Performing arts\music\trumpet  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Object\musical instrument\trumpet  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1970.22
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1970.22

Miles Davis

Artist:
Tom Palumbo, 1921 - Oct 2008  Search this
Sitter:
Miles Dewey Davis, 25 May 1926 - 28 Sep 1991  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 49.9 x 50 cm (19 5/8 x 19 11/16")
Sheet: 55.8 x 55.9 cm (21 15/16 x 22")
Culture:
Miles Dewey Davis: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1955 (printed 2009)
Topic:
Miles Dewey Davis: Male  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn\Trumpet  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Patricia Bosworth
Object number:
NPG.2010.25
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright © 2005 Tom Palumbo
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.25

Miles Davis

Artist:
Herman Leonard, 1923 - 2010  Search this
Sitter:
Miles Dewey Davis, 25 May 1926 - 28 Sep 1991  Search this
Medium:
Selenium-toned gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 39.7 × 30.9cm (15 5/8 × 12 3/16")
Sheet: 50.4 × 40.6cm (19 13/16 × 16")
Frame: 71.8 × 56.5 × 3.8 cm (28 1/4 × 22 1/4 × 1 1/2")
Culture:
Miles Dewey Davis: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Place:
Schweiz\Vaud\Montreux
Date:
1991 (printed 1998)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Indeterminable  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Male  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn\Trumpet  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2014.111.7
Restrictions & Rights:
© Herman Leonard Photography LLC
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2014.111.7

Miles and Tony, Van Liquor Commercial

Photograph by:
Anthony Barboza, American, born 1944  Search this
Subject of:
Miles Davis, American, 1926 - 1991  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 8 9/16 × 11 in. (21.7 × 27.9 cm)
H x W (image): 6 1/16 × 8 7/8 in. (15.4 × 22.5 cm)
Type:
black-and-white photographs
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1984
Topic:
African American  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.99.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Anthony Barboza
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.99.1
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Miles Davis

Artist:
Max Jacoby, 1919 - 2009  Search this
Sitter:
Miles Dewey Davis, 25 May 1926 - 28 Sep 1991  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 39.7 x 29.6cm (15 5/8 x 11 5/8")
Mat: 71.1 x 55.9cm (28 x 22")
Culture:
Miles Dewey Davis: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Place:
Deutschland\Berlin\Berlin
Date:
1969
Topic:
Interior\Performing Arts\Theatrical\Stage  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Male  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn\Trumpet  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2001.48
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2001.48

Jacket made by Joe Emsley and worn by Miles Davis

Created by:
Joe Emsley, American  Search this
Worn by:
Miles Davis, American, 1926 - 1991  Search this
Medium:
velvet, silk and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form): 28 1/2 × 26 × 10 1/2 in. (72.4 × 66 × 26.7 cm)
H x W (Flat): 28 1/2 × 17 in. (72.4 × 43.2 cm)
Type:
jackets
Place made:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1960s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.97.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.97.4
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Miles Davis - Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass. - 1970

Photograph by:
Robert Houston, American, born 1935  Search this
Subject of:
Miles Davis, American, 1926 - 1991  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 5604pixels × 9079pixels
Type:
portraits
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place depicted:
Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Robert and Greta Houston
Object number:
2014.116.30
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert Houston
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.116.30

Miles Davis, 1981

Photograph by:
David D. Spitzer, American  Search this
Subject of:
Miles Davis, American, 1926 - 1991  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 x 13 3/4 in. (25.4 x 34.9 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 11/16 x 13 3/4 in. (27.2 x 34.9 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David D. Spitzer
Object number:
2012.164.127
Restrictions & Rights:
© David D. Spitzer
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.164.127

Miles Davis - Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass. - 1970

Photograph by:
Robert Houston, American, born 1935  Search this
Subject of:
Miles Davis, American, 1926 - 1991  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 5604pixels × 9079pixels
Type:
portraits
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place depicted:
Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Robert and Greta Houston
Object number:
2014.116.31
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert Houston
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.116.31

Miles Davis

Created by:
Louis H. Draper, American, 1935 - 2002  Search this
Subject of:
Miles Davis, American, 1926 - 1991  Search this
Ron Carter, American, born 1937  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 11 x 7 7/16 in. (28 x 18.9 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 15/16 x 11 in. (35.4 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1960s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Nell Draper-Winston
Object number:
2013.66.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© The Louis Draper Archive
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.66.5

Davis, Miles

Collection Photographer:
Schiedt, Duncan P.  Search this
Container:
Box 16, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Reproduction restricted due to copyright or trademark. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Duncan Schiedt Jazz Collection, 1900-2012, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Duncan P. Schiedt Photograph Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1323-ref481

Davis, Miles

Collection Creator:
Garland, Ed  Search this
Armstrong, Louis, 1900-1971  Search this
Morton, Jelly Roll, d. 1941  Search this
Darensbourg, Joe, 1906-1985  Search this
Davison, Bill  Search this
Blake, Eubie, 1883-1983  Search this
Wilson, Buster  Search this
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Collection Collector:
Levin, Floyd, 1922-2007  Search this
Collection Donor:
Levin, Lucille  Search this
Container:
Box 31, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1985 - 1992
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Only reference copies of audiovisual materials may be used.
Collection Rights:
Reproduction restricted due to copyright or trademark. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Floyd Levin Jazz Reference Collection, 1880-2010, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Floyd Levin Jazz Reference Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1222-ref564

Miles Davis

Artist:
DeVon C. Cunningham, born 1935  Search this
Sitter:
Miles Dewey Davis, 25 May 1926 - 28 Sep 1991  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 101.6 × 76.2cm (40 × 30")
Culture:
Miles Dewey Davis: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
2004
Topic:
Miles Dewey Davis: Male  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn\Trumpet  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
UNL00981
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UNL00981

Miles Davis [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
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_20498

Miles Davis Music Manuscript

Creator:
Miles Davis Properties.  Search this
Davis, Miles  Search this
Evans, Gil, 1912-1988  Search this
Extent:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1959.
Scope and Contents note:
Manuscript for "Summertime", recorded by Davis and GIl Evans in 1959.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical/Historical note:
Jazz trumpeter, 1926-1991.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Miles Davis Properties, through Vince Wilburn.
Restrictions:
Copy available for general research use. Access to original by special request.
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.
Topic:
Jazz -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Music -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts -- Music -- 20th century
Citation:
Miles Davis Music Manuscript, 1959, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0920
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0920
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Ballads

Recording artist:
Davis, Miles  Search this
Manufacturer:
Columbia  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Credit Line:
Gift of Morris H. Blum
ID Number:
2000.0165.0415
Catalog number:
2000.0165.0415
Label number:
CJ 44151
Accession number:
2000.0165
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1204115

pants

User:
Davis, Miles  Search this
Maker:
Satoh, Kohshin  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 39 in x 13 in x 1 in; 99.06 cm x 33.02 cm x 2.54 cm
overall: 40 in x 13 3/4 in x 1 in; 101.6 cm x 34.925 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
pants
Place made:
Japan: Tōkyō, Tokyo
Subject:
Jazz  Search this
ID Number:
2006.0049.02
Accession number:
2006.0049
Catalog number:
2006.0049.02
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1304664

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