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Space, The Public Theater

Designer:
Paula Scher, American, b. 1948  Search this
Client:
The Public Theater, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph on paper
Type:
graphic design
Poster
Object Name:
Poster
Made in:
USA
Date:
1999
Credit Line:
Gift of Paula Scher
Accession Number:
2013-25-2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Paula Scher
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Venus, The Public Theater

Designer:
Paula Scher, American, b. 1948  Search this
Client:
The Public Theater, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Inkjet print on paper
Type:
graphic design
Poster
Object Name:
Poster
Made in:
USA
Date:
1996
Credit Line:
Gift of Paula Scher
Accession Number:
2013-25-8
Restrictions & Rights:
© Paula Scher
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Booking Cards (A-L)

Collection Collector:
Schiffman, Frank, ?-1972  Search this
Collection Donor:
Schiffman, Jack  Search this
Container:
Box 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. The scrapbooks in Series 5 are in extremely fragile condition. They cannot be made available for use until they are preserved.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection, 1935-1973, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0540-ref49
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Booking Cards (Mc-Z)

Collection Collector:
Schiffman, Frank, ?-1972  Search this
Collection Donor:
Schiffman, Jack  Search this
Container:
Box 6
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. The scrapbooks in Series 5 are in extremely fragile condition. They cannot be made available for use until they are preserved.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection, 1935-1973, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0540-ref50
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Italian Theater, Paris

Medium:
Engraving on paper
Type:
theater
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
Europe and USA
Date:
ca. 1820
Credit Line:
Bequest of Erskine Hewitt
Accession Number:
1938-57-1412
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Performers at Discovery Theater

Author:
Tinsley, Jeffrey Wayne 1947-2017  Search this
Subject:
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
Smithsonian's Discovery Theater  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Event; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Event
Date:
1982
Topic:
Coad Canada  Search this
Coad, Lumen  Search this
Museum visitors  Search this
Puppets and puppet-plays  Search this
Children's plays  Search this
Children  Search this
Theaters  Search this
Standard number:
82-12949-25 or SIA82-12949-25
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8834

Odeon Theater, Paris

Medium:
Engraving with etching on paper
Type:
theater
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
Europe and USA
Paris, France
Date:
1820
Credit Line:
Bequest of Erskine Hewitt
Accession Number:
1938-57-1402
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Playbill for The Colored Museum

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Used by:
The Public Theater, American, founded 1967  Search this
Subject of:
Loretta Devine, American, born 1949  Search this
Tommy Hollis, American, 1954 - 2001  Search this
Reggie Montgomery, 1948 - 2002  Search this
Vickilyn Reynolds, American, born 1955  Search this
Danitra Vance, American, 1954 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 3/4 x 5 7/8 in. (22.2 x 14.9 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1986
Topic:
African American  Search this
Comedy (Theatre)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.20
Restrictions & Rights:
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.20
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Woman Theater

Artist:
June Leaf, born Chicago, IL 1929  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas with wood, nylon rope, tin, and chain
Dimensions:
86 x 57 1/2 x 6 3/4 in. (218.4 x 146.0 x 17.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1968
Topic:
Figure female\nude  Search this
Performing arts\theater  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the S. W. and B. M. Koffler Foundation
Object number:
1979.53.21
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.53.21

Theater Interior with Boxes

Medium:
Pen and black ink, brown wash, pencil
Type:
theater
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
France
Date:
19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H.W. Janson
Accession Number:
1975-37-1
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Transverse Section of Theater

Medium:
Pen and black ink, gray wash, pencil
Type:
theater
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund
Accession Number:
1938-88-96
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National Theater, New York

Designer:
R. Bengough  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph with black ink on paper
Type:
theater
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
Europe and USA
England
Date:
1837–1839
Credit Line:
Bequest of Erskine Hewitt
Accession Number:
1938-57-1418
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Walnut Street Theater, Philadelphia

Designer:
C. Burton  Search this
Engraver:
Fenner Sears & Co.  Search this
Publisher:
I.T. Heriton & Simpkin & Marshall  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Type:
theater
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
Europe and USA
London, England
Date:
1831
Credit Line:
Bequest of Erskine Hewitt
Accession Number:
1938-57-1409
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Lafayette Theater, New York

Designer:
James Eddy  Search this
After:
Peter Grain  Search this
Medium:
Engraving with etching in black ink on paper
Type:
theater
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
USA
Date:
1827
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of and in memory of Robert W. Chanler
Accession Number:
1952-141-2
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Design for Theater Ceiling

Designer:
Giuseppe Borsato, Italian, 1770 - 1840  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink, brush and watercolor, gouache, graphite on paper
Type:
theater
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Venice, Italy
Date:
ca. 1820
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from the Mary Hearn Greims Fund
Accession Number:
1940-21-23
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Sketch of a theater marquee

Creator:
Marsh, Reginald, 1898-1954  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Place:
New York, N.Y.
Date:
ca. 1944
Topic:
Theaters  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10151
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Reginald Marsh papers, 1897-1955
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_10151

Theater (?)

Architect:
Giuseppe Barberi, Italian, 1746–1809  Search this
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund
Accession Number:
1938-88-2550
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Interior View, New Theater, Philadelphia

Designer:
W. Ralph, active 1794–1808  Search this
After:
S. Lewis  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Type:
theater
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
Europe and USA
Date:
1794
Accession Number:
1948-89-1
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Sketches Relating to Amsterdam Theater

Medium:
Pen and ink
Type:
theater
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Europe and USA
Date:
ca. 1820
Credit Line:
Bequest of Erskine Hewitt
Accession Number:
1938-57-1448
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Theater District

Artist:
Vaclav Vytlacil, born New York City 1892-died New York City 1984  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
28 3/4 x 39 3/8 in. (73.0 x 100.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1933
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\time\night  Search this
Recreation\theater  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\theater  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Patricia and Phillip Frost
Object number:
1986.92.100
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.92.100

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