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Tombstone Blues

Maker:
Mohammad Omer Khalil, born 1936, Sudan  Search this
Medium:
Etching and aquatint on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 116.8 x 158.5 cm (46 x 62 3/8 in.)
Type:
Print
Geography:
Sudan
Date:
1986
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
92-4-2
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_92-4-2

Plaque

Maker:
Benin kingdom court style  Search this
Edo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 47 x 34.2 x 8.2 cm (18 1/2 x 13 7/16 x 3 1/4 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Mid-16th to 17th century
Topic:
foreigner  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
weapon  Search this
male  Search this
floral  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution in 1979
Object number:
85-19-18
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
Visionary: Viewpoints on Africa's Arts
On View:
NMAfA, Second Level Gallery (2193)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_85-19-18

Archer figure

Maker:
Inland Niger Delta Style  Search this
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 61.9 x 16.5 x 16.5 cm (24 3/8 x 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Inland Niger Delta region, Mali
Date:
13th-15th century
Topic:
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
86-12-1
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
Heroes: Principles of African Greatness
On View:
NMAfA, First Level North Galleries (1130-1134)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_86-12-1

Equestrian figure

Maker:
Inland Niger Delta Style  Search this
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 70.5 x 15.2 x 45.7cm (27 3/4 x 6 x 18in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Inland Niger Delta region, Mali
Date:
13th-15th century
Topic:
equestrian  Search this
horse  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
86-12-2
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
Heroes: Principles of African Greatness
On View:
NMAfA, First Level North Galleries (1130-1134)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_86-12-2

I too sing America : the Harlem Renaissance at 100 / Wil Haygood ; with contributions by Carole Genshaft, Anastasia Kinigopoulo, Nannette V. Maciejunes, Drew Sawyer, David Stark

Title:
Harlem Renaissance at 100
Harlem Renaissance at one hundred
Author:
Haygood, Wil  Search this
Contributor:
Genshaft, Carole Miller  Search this
Kinigopoulo, Anastasia  Search this
Maciejunes, Nannette V (Nannette Vicars)  Search this
Sawyer, Drew  Search this
Stark, David 1953-  Search this
Host institution:
Columbus Museum of Art  Search this
Publisher:
Rizzoli editore  Search this
Subject:
Columbus Museum of Art  Search this
Physical description:
247 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibitions.
Exhibition catalogs
History
Essays
Illustrated works
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
2018
21st century
20th century
Topic:
Harlem Renaissance--History  Search this
African American art  Search this
African Americans in art  Search this
African Americans--Intellectual life  Search this
Art, Modern  Search this
American literature--African Americans  Search this
Black Arts movement  Search this
Photography--African Americans  Search this
Call number:
N6538.N5 H42 2018
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1103870

The medieval world at our fingertips Manuscript illuminations from the collection of Sandra Hindman Christopher de Hamel ; introduction by James H. Marrow ; catalogue by Matthew J. Westerby

Author:
De Hamel, Christopher 1950- http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80111593 http://viaf.org/viaf/108144140  Search this
Subject:
Hindman, Sandra 1944- Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
264 pages illustrations (chiefly color), facsimiles, portraits 29 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
United States
Date:
2017
Topic:
Manuscripts--Private collections  Search this
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval  Search this
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Renaissance  Search this
Manuscripts, Medieval  Search this
Manuscripts, Renaissance  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1111704

Chicago by the book 101 publications that shaped the city and its image The Caxton Club ; introduction by Neil Harris

Issuing body:
Caxton Club http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n85213650 http://viaf.org/viaf/148993482  Search this
Writer of introduction:
Harris, Neil 1938- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50023864 http://viaf.org/viaf/271476625  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 273 pages illustrations (chiefly color), maps 25 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
2018
Topic:
History  Search this
In literature  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1111706

Body and Soul; You Can Depend On Me

Recording artist:
Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra  Search this
Maker:
Parlophone  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1930
1931
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 1
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.0270
Catalog number:
1988.0698.0270
1988.698.0270
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
R 1355
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1054772

Memories Of You; You're Lucky To Me

Recording artist:
Louis Armstrong and his Sebastian New Cotton Club Orchestra  Search this
Maker:
Okeh  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1930
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 1
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.0271
Catalog number:
1988.0698.0271
1988.698.0271
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
41463
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Music & Musical Instruments
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1054773

Sweethearts on Parade; Them There Eyes

Recording artist:
Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra  Search this
Maker:
Vocalion  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1930
1931
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 1
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.0272
Catalog number:
1988.0698.0272
1988.698.0272
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
3337
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1054774

Sweethearts On Parade; Blue Again

Recording artist:
Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra  Search this
Maker:
Hot Jazz Club of America  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1930
1931
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 1
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.0273
Catalog number:
1988.0698.0273
1988.698.0273
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
HC 80
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1054775

You're Driving Me Crazy; The Peanut Vendor

Recording artist:
Louis Armstrong and his Sebastian New Cotton Club Orchestra  Search this
Maker:
Okeh  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1930
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 1
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.0274
Catalog number:
1988.0698.0274
1988.698.0274
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
41478
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1054833

Just a Gigolo; Shine

Recording artist:
Louis Armstrong and his Sebastian New Cotton Club Orchestra  Search this
Maker:
Okeh  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1931
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 1
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.0275
Catalog number:
1988.0698.0275
1988.698.0275
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
41486
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1054834

Walkin' My Baby Back Home; I Surrender, Dear

Recording artist:
Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra  Search this
Maker:
Okeh  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1931
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 1
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.0276
Maker number:
41497
Catalog number:
1988.0698.0276
1988.698.0276
Accession number:
1988.0698
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1054836

I Surrender, Dear; When It's Sleepy Time Down South

Recording artist:
Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra  Search this
Maker:
Vocalion  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1931
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 1
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.0277
Catalog number:
1988.0698.0277
1988.698.0277
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
3203
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1054837

When It's Sleepy Time Down South; I'll Be Glad When You're Dead, You Rascal You

Recording artist:
Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra  Search this
Maker:
Okeh  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1931
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 1
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.0278
Catalog number:
1988.0698.0278
1988.698.0278
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
41504
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1054838

Blue Again; When Your Lover Has Gone

Recording artist:
Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra  Search this
Maker:
Okeh  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1931
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 1
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.0279
Catalog number:
1988.0698.0279
1988.698.0279
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
41498
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1054839

Deuce

Recorded by:
Kurtis Blow, American, born 1959  Search this
Published by:
Mercury Records, American, founded 1945  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, ink on paper and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 12 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. (31.1 x 31.1 cm)
Type:
long-playing records
Date:
1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Andrew DuBois
Object number:
2011.8a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
© Mercury Records (A Universal Music Company). Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
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_2011.8a-c
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Wall with Mirror and Secretary Desk, Desseins de Lambris (Wainscoting Designs)

Designer:
François de Cuvilliés the Elder, Belgian, active Germany, 1695 - 1768  Search this
Engraver:
Carl Albert von Lespilliez, German, 1723 - 1796  Search this
Publisher:
François de Cuvilliés the Elder, Belgian, active Germany, 1695 - 1768  Search this
Nicolas Jean-Baptiste de Poilly, French, 1712–after 1758  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Type:
albums (bound) & books
Bound print
Object Name:
Bound print
Made in:
Munich, Germany
Paris, France
Date:
18th century
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-282-70
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1921-6-282-70

Whistle

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
D. M. Averill and Company  Search this
Seller:
D. M. Averill and Company  Search this
Object Name:
Whistle
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone, wood
Techniques:
Perforated, carved
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
4554
Barcode:
004554.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_4672
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