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Program for a Marian Anderson concert at the War Memorial Opera House

Published by:
Moss and Hayman Management  Search this
Subject of:
Marian Anderson, American, 1897 - 1993  Search this
Sol Hurok, American, 1888 - 1974  Search this
War Memorial Opera House, founded 1932  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
L x W: 8 3/4 x 5 13/16 in. (22.2 x 14.8 cm)
Type:
programs
Place depicted:
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 10, 1958
Topic:
African American  Search this
Opera (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jackie Bryant Smith
Object number:
2010.66.144
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.66.144
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Metropolitan Opera

Depicted:
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 8 1/4 in; 27.94 cm x 20.955 cm
Object Name:
program, Metropolitan Opera National Company
program, Metropolitan Opera
Date made:
1970
Subject:
Opera  Search this
ID Number:
2013.3001.041
Nonaccession number:
2013.3001
Catalog number:
2013.3001.041
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1450489

Metropolitan Opera National Company - La Boheme

Depicted:
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/4 in x 6 3/4 in; 26.035 cm x 17.145 cm
Object Name:
program
program, Metropolitan Opera National Company
Date made:
1966
Subject:
Opera  Search this
ID Number:
2013.3001.040
Nonaccession number:
2013.3001
Catalog number:
2013.3001.040
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1450487

Opera

Designer:
Saul Steinberg, American, b. Romania, 1914–1999  Search this
Manufacturer:
Greeff Fabrics Inc.  Search this
Medium:
Screen-printed paper
Type:
Wallcoverings
Sidewall
Object Name:
Sidewall
Made in:
New York, USA
Date:
1953
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Howard Adams
Accession Number:
1981-33-1
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Wallcoverings Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1981-33-1

Opera!

Artist:
Ed Ruscha, American, b. Omaha, Nebraska, 1937  Search this
Medium:
Gunpowder on paper
Dimensions:
SHEET: 14 5/16 X 22 3/4 IN. (36.3 X 57.7 CM.) IMAGE: 13 5/16 X 21 3/4 IN. (33.9 X 55.2 CM.)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1967
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.4084
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Pop Art (West Coast)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.4084

Opera Comique

Artist:
Saul Rabino, born Odessa, Russia 1892-died Los Angeles, CA 1969  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 11 5/8 x 12 3/4 in. (29.5 x 32.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1938
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
State of being\emotion\happiness  Search this
Recreation\theater\opera  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\theater  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Jean Nichols
Object number:
1974.38.60
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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The Three Penny Opera

Artist:
Lloyd McNeill, born 1935  Search this
Lou Stovall, born Athens, GA 1937  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
Figure  Search this
Recreation\theater\opera  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1970.23
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1970.23

Opera Glasses

Measurements:
overall: 4 1/2 in; 11.43 cm
overall: 4 5/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 11.7475 cm x 3.4925 cm
Object Name:
opera glasses
Place made:
France
Date made:
19th century
Credit Line:
Jane and Mary Henle
ID Number:
PH.336785
Catalog number:
336785
Accession number:
1978.2216
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1456674
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Opera glasses

Maker:
Lemaire  Search this
Medium:
mother-of-pearl, aluminum, metal, optical glass
Type:
jewelry
Decorative Arts
Opera glasses
Made in:
Paris, France
Date:
ca. 1910
Credit Line:
Gift of Alan and Monah L. Gettner in loving memory of Minnie S. Hermann
Accession Number:
1999-54-2
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1999-54-2

Opera Glasses

Physical Description:
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/2 in x 4 in x 3 in; 3.81 cm x 10.16 cm x 7.62 cm
overall: 1 1/2 in x 3 15/16 in x 2 1/2 in; 3.81 cm x 10.00125 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
opera glasses
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Credit Line:
Dadie and Norman Perlov
ID Number:
2006.0098.1656
Catalog number:
2006.0098.1656
Accession number:
2006.0098
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1347670
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Opera Glasses

Measurements:
overall: 43 cm; 16 15/16 in
overall: 1 3/8 in x 4 7/16 in x 1 15/16 in; 3.4925 cm x 11.27125 cm x 4.92125 cm
Object Name:
opera glasses
Place made:
France
Date made:
mid 19th century
Credit Line:
Rev. H.G. Walker
ID Number:
PH.325419
Catalog number:
325419
Accession number:
256202
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1456672
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Opera Glasses

Measurements:
overall: 3 13/16 in; 9.652 cm
overall: 2 1/8 in x 4 5/8 in x 3 7/8 in; 5.3975 cm x 11.7475 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
opera glasses
Credit Line:
Jane and Mary Henle
ID Number:
PH.336797
Catalog number:
336797
Accession number:
1978.2216
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1456690
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Opera Glasses

Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in; 5.715 cm
overall in case: 3 1/4 in x 4 3/4 in x 2 3/8 in; 8.255 cm x 12.065 cm x 6.0325 cm
Object Name:
opera glasses
Credit Line:
Jane and Mary Henle
ID Number:
PH.336799
Catalog number:
336799
Accession number:
1978.2216
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1456697
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20c Metropolitan Opera single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2054
Medium:
paper; ink (yellow, maroon); adhesive / lithography, engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
New York
United States of America
Date:
September 14, 1983
Depicts:
Metropolitan Opera  Search this
Topic:
Art & Photography  Search this
Music & Musicians  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
1999.2004.313
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1999.2004.313

Opera Singer

Artist:
Ed Ruscha, American, b. Omaha, Nebraska, 1937  Search this
Medium:
Gunpowder on paper
Dimensions:
13 1/2 x 22 in. (34.3 x 55.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1967
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.4083
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Pop Art (West Coast)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.4083

Opera Glasses

Maker:
Lemaire  Search this
Measurements:
closed: 1 1/2 in x 3 15/16 in x 2 1/4 in; 3.81 cm x 10.0076 cm x 5.715 cm
overall in case: 2 13/16 in x 4 1/4 in x 2 in; 7.14375 cm x 10.795 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
opera glasses
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1850-1900
Credit Line:
Jane and Mary Henle
ID Number:
PH.336801
Catalog number:
336801
Accession number:
1978.2216
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1456699
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Opera Glasses

Maker:
Lemaire  Search this
Measurements:
closed: 1 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 3.81 cm x 5.715 cm
overall: 2 7/8 in x 4 3/8 in x 2 in; 7.3025 cm x 11.1125 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
opera glasses
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1850-1900
Credit Line:
Jane and Mary Henle
ID Number:
PH.336802
Catalog number:
336802
Accession number:
1978.2216
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Science & Mathematics
Optics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1456701
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Opera Glasses

Maker:
Lemaire  Search this
Measurements:
closed: 1 1/2 in x 3 15/16 in x 2 1/4 in; 3.81 cm x 10.0076 cm x 5.715 cm
overall in case: 5 1/2 in x 4 in x 2 in; 13.97 cm x 10.16 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
opera glasses
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1850-1900
Credit Line:
Jane and Mary Henle
ID Number:
PH.336803
Catalog number:
336803
Accession number:
1978.2216
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Science & Mathematics
Optics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1456702
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Opera Glasses

Maker:
Lemaire  Search this
Measurements:
closed: 1 7/8 in x 4 5/16 in; 4.7244 cm x 10.9474 cm
overall in case: 3 7/16 in x 4 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 8.73125 cm x 12.065 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
opera glasses
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1850-1900
Credit Line:
Jane and Mary Henle
ID Number:
PH.336805
Catalog number:
336805
Accession number:
1978.2216
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Science & Mathematics
Optics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1456704
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Opera Glasses

Maker:
Lemaire  Search this
Measurements:
closed: 1 15/16 in x 4 3/8 in x 2 3/4 in; 4.9276 cm x 11.1252 cm x 6.985 cm
overall in case: 3 5/16 in x 4 7/8 in x 2 3/8 in; 8.41375 cm x 12.3825 cm x 6.0325 cm
Object Name:
opera glasses
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1850-1900
Credit Line:
Jane and Mary Henle
ID Number:
PH.336807
Catalog number:
336807
Accession number:
1978.2216
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Science & Mathematics
Optics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1456708
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