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[Trade catalogs from Century Electric Co.]

Variant company name:
"Modern American Home"  Search this
Company Name:
Century Electric Co.  Search this
Notes content:
ceiling and oscillating fans
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Date:
1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Appliances (household)  Search this
Topic:
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10160
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10160

Trove of Stunning Dance Photography Now Online

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 14:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_9c0ea163b0dfd46da96a9f6c56b004e1

Julia Child

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Julia Child, 15 Aug 1912 - 13 Aug 2004  Search this
Medium:
Tempera on illustration board
Dimensions:
Image (Verified): 34.3 x 24.8 cm (13 1/2 x 9 3/4")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.6 cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1966
Topic:
Equipment\Culinary Equipment\Kitchen utensil  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Fish  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Heart  Search this
Container\Pan\Saucepan  Search this
Container\Pot\Cooking  Search this
Julia Child: Female  Search this
Julia Child: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Julia Child: Performing Arts\Performer\Television Personality  Search this
Julia Child: Military\Spy  Search this
Julia Child: Crafts and Trades\Culinary Arts\Cook  Search this
Julia Child: Literature\Writer\Cookbook  Search this
Julia Child: National Book Award  Search this
Julia Child: Legion of Honor  Search this
Julia Child: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Julia Child: Peabody Award  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC303
Restrictions & Rights:
© Chris Murphy
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New York World's Fair

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Moses, 18 Dec 1888 - 29 Jul 1981  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache with graphite pencil on illustration board
Dimensions:
Frame (Verified): 54.6 x 41.9 x 2.9 cm (21 1/2 x 16 1/2 x 1 1/8")
Sight (Verified): 34.3 x 24.4 cm (13 1/2 x 9 5/8")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.6 cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1964
Topic:
Robert Moses: Male  Search this
Robert Moses: Politics and Government\Public Official  Search this
Robert Moses: Society and Social Change\City Planner  Search this
Robert Moses: Politics and Government\Powerbroker  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC94
Restrictions & Rights:
© Chris Murphy
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Muhammad Ali

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Muhammad Ali, 17 Jan 1942 - 3 Jun 2016  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite pencil on illustration board
Dimensions:
Sight (Verified): 35.2 x 24.8 cm (13 7/8 x 9 3/4")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6 cm (22 x 16")
Frame (Verified): 61.3 x 46.2 x 3.2 cm (24 1/8 x 18 3/16 x 1 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1963
Topic:
Equipment\Sports Equipment\Boxing glove  Search this
Muhammad Ali: Male  Search this
Muhammad Ali: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Boxer  Search this
Muhammad Ali: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC307
Restrictions & Rights:
© Chris Murphy
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Alfred Caplin

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - 1979  Search this
Alfred Gerald Caplin, 28 Sep 1909 - 5 Nov 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Alfred Gerald Caplin, 28 Sep 1909 - 5 Nov 1979  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache, graphite pencil on paper-faced illustration board
Dimensions:
Image (Verified): 33 x 29.8 cm (13 x 11 3/4")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.6 cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1950
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Alfred Gerald Caplin: Male  Search this
Alfred Gerald Caplin: Visual Arts\Artist\Cartoonist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC274
Restrictions & Rights:
© Chris Murphy
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#49 Fan Flirtation 12 Phases

Maker:
Muybridge, Eadweard  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 32.8 cm x 32.8 cm x .3 cm; 12 29/32 in x 12 29/32 in x 1/8 in
Object Name:
zoopraxiscope
Date made:
1893-1894
ID Number:
PG.003103.41
Accession number:
65115
Catalog number:
3103.41
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1971449

Fang Axe, Gabon

Physical Description:
metal, iron (overall material)
black/brown (overall color)
shaped by hand (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 80.4 mm x 134.3 mm; x 3 3/16 in x 5 5/16 in
Object Name:
Fan Axe
alternative currency
Place used:
Gabon
Associated place:
French West Africa
Date made:
n.d.
Credit Line:
The Chase Manhattan Bank
ID Number:
NU.79.112.OC16
Accession number:
1979.1263
Catalog number:
79.112.OC16
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
West African Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Nurse Blanche, from the series, Sketches of a Fractured Song

Artist:
Malekeh Nayiny (Iran, born 1955)  Search this
Printer:
Janvier-Analogue (Janvier Digital Lab)  Search this
Medium:
Chromogenic print on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (left image): 90 × 64 cm (35 7/16 × 25 3/16 in)
H x W (right image): 90 × 68 cm (35 7/16 × 26 3/4 in)
Type:
Photograph
Origin:
Iran
Date:
2010 (printed 2016)
Topic:
fan  Search this
Iran  Search this
diptych  Search this
Contemporary Art  Search this
nurse  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase -- Jahangir and Eleanor Amuzegar Endowment for Contemporary Iranian Art
Accession Number:
S2016.14.1-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Non-exclusive license
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Sackler Gallery 24c: My Iran: Six Women Photographers
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2016.14.1-2
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Diwan Nawal Singh, Prime Minister of Datia

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 29.2 × 21.3 cm (11 1/2 × 8 3/8 in)
H x W (overall): 32.8 × 24.7 cm (12 15/16 × 9 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Datia, Madhya Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1750
Topic:
portrait  Search this
man  Search this
fan  Search this
courtier  Search this
India  Search this
statesman  Search this
hookah  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:
S2018.1.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.19

The Darbar of Maharaja Bakhat Singh

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 48.3 × 68 cm (19 × 26 3/4 in)
H x W (framed): 68.6 × 88.9 cm (27 × 35 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Nagaur, Rajasthan state, India
Date:
1750
Topic:
portrait  Search this
man  Search this
fan  Search this
courtier  Search this
India  Search this
ruler  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:
S2018.1.59
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Fan and prints

Artist:
Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川広重 (1797-1858)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 37 x 25 cm (14 9/16 x 9 13/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
early 19th-mid 19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Charles H. W. Verbeck collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Charles H.W. Verbeck
Accession Number:
S2010.18.157
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Surimono: Fan vendor

Artist:
Utagawa Kunisada 歌川国貞 (1786-1864)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 19.5 x 16.5 cm (7 11/16 x 6 1/2 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
surimono  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Charles H. W. Verbeck collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Charles H.W. Verbeck
Accession Number:
S2010.18.171
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Fan print with actors Bando Minosuke and Bando Mitsugoro

Artist:
Utagawa Kunisada 歌川国貞 (1786-1864)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 22.5 x 26.5 cm (8 7/8 x 10 7/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
early 19th-mid 19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
actor  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Charles H. W. Verbeck collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Charles H.W. Verbeck
Accession Number:
S2010.18.178
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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edanmdm:fsg_S2010.18.178

Fan print: Fuga joshi den Shizuka gozen

Artist:
Utagawa Kunisada 歌川国貞 (1786-1864)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 23.5 x 29.5 cm (9 1/4 x 11 5/8 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
early 19th-mid 19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Charles H. W. Verbeck collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Charles H.W. Verbeck
Accession Number:
S2010.18.179
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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edanmdm:fsg_S2010.18.179

Yashima, from the series One Hundred Nō Plays

Artist:
Tsukioka Kogyo (1869-1927)  Search this
Publisher:
Matsuki Heikichi 松木平吉  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 37.8 x 25.9 cm (14 7/8 x 10 3/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1922-1927
Period:
Taisho era
Topic:
man  Search this
fan  Search this
Taisho era (1912 - 1926)  Search this
Noh  Search this
sword  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.2831
Restrictions & Rights:
Undetermined copyright
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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edanmdm:fsg_S2003.8.2831

Nô Drama

Artist:
Tsukioka Kogyo (1869-1927)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 37.5 × 75.9 cm (14 3/4 × 29 7/8 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1897
Topic:
music  Search this
fan  Search this
drum  Search this
Noh  Search this
flute  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
triptych  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.2886
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
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The Spirit Of The Iris

Artist:
Tsukioka Kogyo (1869-1927)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 22.5 x 32.9 cm (8 7/8 x 12 15/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1901.1.1
Topic:
iris  Search this
fan  Search this
Noh  Search this
mask  Search this
ghost  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.2912
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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edanmdm:fsg_S2003.8.2912

Woman By The Well

Artist:
Tsukioka Kogyo (1869-1927)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 22.5 x 33.2 cm (8 7/8 x 13 1/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1898.4
Topic:
woman  Search this
fan  Search this
Noh  Search this
mask  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.2915
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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edanmdm:fsg_S2003.8.2915

Looking suitable: the appearance of a geisha of the licensed quarters in the Koka era (1844-1848), from the series Thirty-two Aspects of Customs and Manners

Artist:
Tsukioka Yoshitoshi 月岡芳年 (1839-1892)  Search this
Publisher:
Tsunashima Kamekichi 綱島亀吉  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 36.5 x 24.8 cm (14 3/8 x 9 3/4 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1888.4
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
moon  Search this
geisha  Search this
fan  Search this
Japan  Search this
bijinga  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.2986
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
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