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Classical Ruins, Syria

Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900  Search this
Medium:
Graphite, oil on academy board
Type:
landscapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Place depicted:
Syria
Date:
May 1868
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-1081
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Hama (Syria) and Hims (Syria): Three Blazons [drawing]

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Subject:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Physical description:
1 drawing : 26.4 cm. x 14.5 cm
Type:
Drawings
Place:
Syria, Hama, Hamah
Asia
Syria
Ḥamāh (Syria)
Ḥimṣ (Syria)
Date:
1903
1903-1930
Topic:
Art of the Islamic World  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Animals in art  Search this
Local number:
D-260
FSA A.06 05.0260
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ernst Herzfeld Papers 1899-1962
Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 5: Drawings and Maps 1903-1947
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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edanmdm:siris_arc_284523

Palmyra #31. Syria

Artist:
Kenro Izu (Japan, born 1949; active United States)  Search this
Medium:
Platinum print on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 42.4 x 55.2 cm (16 11/16 x 21 3/4 in)
Type:
Photograph
Origin:
New York, United States
Date:
1996
Topic:
landscape  Search this
United States  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Contemporary Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
S1996.53
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with artist
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edanmdm:fsg_S1996.53

Palace, Syria 1995

Artist:
Lynn Davis (United States, born 1944)  Search this
Medium:
Selenium-toned gelatin silver print on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 114.3 x 114.7 cm (45 x 45 3/16 in)
Type:
Photograph
Origin:
United States
Date:
1995
Topic:
landscape  Search this
palace  Search this
United States  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Contemporary Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
S1997.22
Restrictions & Rights:
Non-exclusive license
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Damascus (Syria): Muhajirin [graphic]

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Subject:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Physical description:
1 glass negative : b&w ; 18 cm. x 13 cm
Type:
Glass negatives
Place:
Syria, Damascus, Damascus
Asia
Syria
Damascus (Syria)
Date:
1908-1914
Topic:
Art of the Islamic World  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.6 04.GN.2769
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_300277

Damascus (Syria): Muhajirin [graphic]

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Subject:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Physical description:
1 glass negative : b&w ; 13 cm. x 18 cm
Type:
Glass negatives
Place:
Syria, Damascus, Damascus
Asia
Syria
Damascus (Syria)
Date:
1908-1914
Topic:
Art of the Islamic World  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Decoration and ornament  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.6 04.GN.2762
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_300300

Syria: Arabic Inscriptions [drawing]

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Subject:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Physical description:
1 drawing : 17.8 cm. x 15 cm
Type:
Drawings
Place:
Asia
Syria
Date:
1903-1930
Topic:
Art of the Islamic World  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Inscriptions  Search this
Inscriptions, Arabic  Search this
Local number:
D-1368
FSA A.06 05.1368
Restrictions & Rights:
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The Crisis in Syria

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 18:29:22 +0000
Topic:
Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_5fd060ab017300ca7c89a987eabff91c

Landscape sketches from Syria

Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900  Search this
Medium:
Graphite on green gray paper
Type:
landscapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Place depicted:
Lebanon
Date:
1868
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-928
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View Towards Damascus, Syria

Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900  Search this
Medium:
Brush and oil on thin cream paperboard
Type:
landscapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
April 24–May 16, 1868
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-729
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Temple at Mismiyeh, Syria

Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900  Search this
Medium:
Graphite, white and pale green gouache on olive-gray paper
Type:
landscapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
April 28, 1868
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-489-a
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Damascus (Syria): Street scene [graphic]

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Subject:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Physical description:
1 glass negative : b&w ; 13 cm. x 18 cm
Type:
Glass negatives
Place:
Syria, Damascus, Damascus
Asia
Syria
Damascus (Syria)
Date:
1903-1930
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.6 04.GN.3341
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
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edanmdm:siris_arc_300114

Photographs of Palmyra, Syria

Creator:
Bonfils, Felix  Search this
Collector:
Smith, Myron Bement 1897-1970  Search this
Subject:
Smith, Myron Bement 1897-1970  Search this
Islamic Archives  Search this
Physical description:
albumen prints : 29 items; various dimensions
Type:
Photographic prints
Albumen prints
Place:
Asia
Palmyra (Syria)
Syria
Date:
1867
1867-1876
Circa 1867-76
Topic:
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Bedouins  Search this
Landscapes  Search this
Portrait photography  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.04 2.6.174G.Palmyra
Restrictions & Rights:
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Myron Bement Smith collection 1899-1962
Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.12: Antoin Sevruguin Photographs
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edanmdm:siris_arc_384976

Hama (Syria): Mameluke Blazon [drawing]

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Subject:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Physical description:
1 drawing : 11 cm. x 9.3 cm
Type:
Drawings
Place:
Syria, Hama, Hamah
Asia
Syria
Ḥamāh (Syria)
Date:
1903
1903-1930
Topic:
Art of the Islamic World  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Local number:
D-261a
FSA A.6 05.0261a
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
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edanmdm:siris_arc_284525

Ladhakiya (Syria): Pyramidal Pendentives [drawing]

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Subject:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Physical description:
1 drawing : 19.1 cm. x 28 cm
Type:
Drawings
Place:
Syria, Latakia, Ladhakiya
Asia
Syria
Date:
1903
1903-1930
Topic:
Art of the Islamic World  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Local number:
D-333
FSA A.06 05.0333
Restrictions & Rights:
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_284659

Syria: Unidentified Arabic Inscriptions [drawing]

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Subject:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Physical description:
1 drawing : 36 cm. x 6 cm
Type:
Drawings
Place:
Asia
Syria
Date:
1903-1930
Topic:
Art of the Islamic World  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Inscriptions  Search this
Inscriptions, Arabic  Search this
Local number:
D-1438
FSA A.06 05.1438
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ernst Herzfeld Papers 1899-1962
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edanmdm:siris_arc_292506

Landscape, near Palastine or Syria

Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900  Search this
Medium:
Brush and oil on cardboard
Type:
landscapes
drawing
Object Name:
drawing
Made in:
USA
Place depicted:
Syria or Palestine
Date:
1868
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-768
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Der'a (Syria): Unidentified Building [graphic]

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Subject:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Physical description:
1 glass negative : b&w ; 13 cm. x 18 cm
Type:
Glass negatives
Place:
Asia
Syria
Date:
1908-1914
Topic:
Art of the Islamic World  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.6 04.GN.3651
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
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Ernst Herzfeld Papers 1899-1962
Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 4: Photographic Files 1903-1947
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_300446

Interior, Temple at Mismiyeh, Syria

Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900  Search this
Object Name:
drawing
Type:
drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
April 28, 1868
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-489-b
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Leroy, Missionary Apostoli in Syria

Artist:
Miner Kilbourne Kellogg, born Manlius Square, NY 1814-died Toledo, OH 1889  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Ethnic\Syrian  Search this
Occupation\religion\missionary  Search this
Portrait male\Leroy  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Martha F. Butler
Object number:
1991.56.402
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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