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clipping

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Type:
clipping
Made in:
USA
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer
Accession Number:
1963-39-580
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clipping

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Type:
clipping
Made in:
Europe and USA
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of Jacob H. Schiff
Accession Number:
1949-37-32
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Clipping

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Designer:
Edward McKnight Kauffer, American, active England, 1890–1954
Medium:
Newsprint
Type:
graphic design
Clipping
Made in:
USA
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
An image of a sunhat in grass with a butterfly. Above: SUMMER / SHELL; below: FROM / MAY TO OCTOBER. Newsprint text on verso.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer
Accession Number:
1963-39-582
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Clipping

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Designer:
Edward McKnight Kauffer, American, active England, 1890–1954
Medium:
Newsprint
Type:
graphic design
Clipping
Made in:
USA
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Newspaper clipping with text on verso. A triangular bottle standing, featuring a man with arm raised holding a shell, on a black circle. Center left: IT, with lines radiating from these letters. Upper left: STANDING / STARTING / RUNNING; below: STAYS ON THE JOB / That is why HUMBER, HILLMAN and SUNBEAM-TALBOT / use and recommend DOUBLE SHELL OIL EXCLUSIVELY;
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer
Accession Number:
1963-39-584
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clip

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Medium:
paste?
Type:
jewelry
Decorative Arts
clip
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Accession Number:
1978-1-1
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Clip

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Medium:
Brass, wood
Type:
metalwork
Decorative Arts
Clip
Made in:
Germany
Date:
ca. 1900
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Paper clip with two brass plates and spring fastening. Curvilinear Art Nouveau design with plant forms.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Gustave Gilbert
Accession Number:
1967-85-2
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Clip

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Medium:
Metal, glass
Type:
jewelry
Decorative Arts
Clip
Place:
USA
Date:
1945–50
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Credit Line:
Gift of Sally Steinbach Israel in memory of Fredricka Friedman Steinbach
Accession Number:
1995-134-4
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Clip

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Medium:
Metal, glass
Type:
jewelry
Decorative Arts
Clip
Place:
USA
Date:
1945–50
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Credit Line:
Gift of Sally Steinbach Israel in memory of Fredricka Friedman Steinbach
Accession Number:
1995-134-5
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clipping

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Type:
Archival Materials
Printed/Published Materials
Date:
between 1948 and 1966
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 clipping ; 9 x 6 cm.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10448
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Carol Janeway printed materials, 1948-1966
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clip

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Medium:
gold, pearl plastic
Type:
jewelry
Decorative Arts
clip
Made in:
Paris, France
Date:
ca. 1965
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
a) Necklace, b & c) pair of earings (earclips), d) hairclip: "Ophelia" designed by Marie Claude Lalique
A: Gold wire neckpiece, hinged at back with each end terminating in center front with textured leaf; clasp behind leaver signed: MC LALIQUE FRANCE
B&C: Large leaf-form earclips in gold, partially textured, with curved wire ear attachments and little plastic cushions on clips
D: Hinged gold clip with textured leaf at top from which hangs baroque pearl. Signed: MC LALIQUE FRANCE
Circular stamped seal attached by green cord: MC/[five pointed star]/LALIQUE/FRANCE
Credit Line:
Gift of Jacques Jugeat
Accession Number:
1969-143-12-a/d
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Clip

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Artist:
Robert Milnes, born Washington, DC 1948
Medium:
porcelain and copper
Dimensions:
33 x 35 x 7 in. (83.8 x 88.9 x 17.8 cm.)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Ceramic
Crafts
Date:
1979
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Betty A. Holt
Object number:
1981.37
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
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Smithsonian American Art Museum

Clippings, 2012-2013

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Date:
2012
2012-2013
Summary:
This accession consists of articles and clippings about Smithsonian Institution museums, curators, exhibitions, and events.
Topic:
Museums--Public relations
Publicity
Local number:
SIA Acc. 15-120
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Clippings 1965-2014 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs]
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Smithsonian Institution Archives

Clippings, 1915-1998

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Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Office of Public Affairs
Subject:
Meyer, Agnes Elizabeth Ernst 1887-1970
Vever, Henri 1854-1942
Whistler, James McNeill 1834-1903
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
Freer Gallery of Art
Adventures of Rama (Exhibition) (1983: Washington, D.C.)
America Meets Asia, Freer Gallery of Art (Exhibition) (1993: Washington, D.C.)
Ancient Egyptian Glass (Exhibition) (1994: Washington, D.C.)
Ancient Japan (Exhibition) (1992: Washington, D.C.)
Antoin Sevruguin: Portraits from Iran, 1880-1920 (Exhibition) (1990-1991: Washington, D.C.)
Art of Painting a Story: Narrative Images from Iran (Exhibition) (1991-1992: Washington, D.C.)
Arts of South Asia (Exhibition) (1985: Washington, D.C.)
Autumn Colors (Exhibition) (1984: Washington, D.C.)
Basketmaker in Rural Japan (Exhibition) (1994-1995: Washington, D.C.)
Brush of the Masters: Drawings from India and Iran (Exhibition) (1979: Washington, D.C.)
Buddha's Art of Healing (Exhibition) (1998-1999: Washington, D.C.)
Calligraphy: In Pursuit of the Trace of the Brush (Exhibition) (1980: Washington, D.C.)
Chinese Flower Painting (Exhibition) (1983: Washington, D.C.)
Chinese Scholar's Studio: Artistic Life in the Late Ming Period (Exhibition) (1987-1988: Washington, D.C.)
Courts of Indonesia (Exhibition) (1991: Washington, D.C.)
Crushed Lapis and Burnished Gold: The Art of Illumination (Exhibtion) (1991: Washington, D.C.)
Divine Word of Islam (Exhibition) (1993: Washington, D.C.)
Drinking in the Beauty of Japanese Ceramics (Exhibition) (1983: Washington, D.C.)
From Concept ot Context: Approaches to Asian and Islamic Calligraphy (Exhibition) (1986-1987: Washington, D.C.)
Glazed Ceramic Traditions of Seto and Mino Wares (Exhibition) (1985: Washington, D.C.)
Golden Age of Sculpture from Sri Lanka (Exhibition) (1992-1993: Washington, D.C.)
Goyo: Japanese Prints (Exhibition) (1995-1996: Washington, D.C.)
Ikat: Splendid Silks of Central Asia (Exhibition) (1998: Washington, D.C.)
Islamic Metal Work (Exhibition) (1986: Washington, D.C.)
James McNeill Whistler at the Freer Gallery of Art (Exhibition) (1984: Washington, D.C.)
Japanese Ceramics Past and Present (Exhibition) (1983: Washington, D.C.)
Jewel of the Rose: Art of the Shah Jahan (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.)
Joined Colors: Decoration and Meaning in Chinese Porcelain (Exhibition) (1993: Washington, D.C.)
Korean Arts of the Eighteenth Century (Exhibition) (1995-1996: Washington, D.C.)
Korean Influences on Japanese Ceramics (Exhibition) (1984: Washington, D.C.)
Kyoto Ceramics (Exhibition) (1984-1985: Washington, D.C.)
Landscape as Culture: Photographs of Lois Connor (Exhibition) (1994-1995: Washington, D.C.)
Masterpieces of Chinese Calligraphy (Exhibition) (1994: Washington, D.C.)
Mughal Hunt (Exhibition) (1994-1995: Washington, D.C.)
On the River (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)
Paintings from Shiraz (Exhibition) (1994-1995: Washington, D.C.)
Paper and Clay from Modern Japan (Exhibition) (1990-1991: Washington, D.C.)
Porcelain from Japan (Exhibition) (1993-1994: Washington, D.C.)
Quest for the Ten-Headed Demon (Exhibition) (1983: Washington, D.C.)
Sakhi: Friend and Messenger in Rajput Love Paintings (Exhibition) (1998: Washington, D.C.)
Studies in Connoiseurship, 1923-1983 (Exhibition) (1983-1984: Washington, D.C.)
Twelve Centuries of Art from the Imperial Court (Exhibition) (1997-1998: Washington, D.C.)
Variations on a Script: Islamic Calligraphy from the Vever Collection (Exhibition) (1990: Washington, D.C.)
When Kingships Descended from Heaven: Masterpieces of Mesopotamian Art from the Louvre (Exhibition) (1992: Washington, D.C.)
Whistler in Japan (Exhibition) (1994-1996: Washington, D.C.)
Wonders of Creation, Oddities of Existence: An Exhibition in Celebration of Halley's Comet (Exhibition) (1986: Washington, D.C.)
Yani: The Brush of Innocence (Exhibition) (1989: Washington, D.C.)
Physical description:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1915
1915-1998
Summary:
These records consist of materials that document the publicity generated by, for, and about the Freer Gallery of Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, their collections, exhibitions, and events. Please note that clippings and notices carried in a variety of media are recorded in these records. "Press Reports" are a compilation of clippings from various sources bound together in a single volume. The bulk of the collection was assembled and maintained by Susan Bliss, Head of Public Affairs (c.1988-2000). Items of special interest include death notices of Agnes Elizabeth Ernst Meyer (1887-1970), Freer's friend and member of the Freer Visiting Committee, and the rediscovery and acquisition of Henri Vener's collection by the Sackler. Exhibitions and events of special interest include the reopening of the Freer following its renovation; "Yani: The Brush of Innocence;" "The Noble Path: Buddhist Art in South Asia and Tibet;" and "Whistler in Japan." Materials include newspaper clippings, press releases, and magazine clippings.
Topic:
Museums--Educational aspects
Museum exhibits
Obituaries
Special events--Marketing
Publicity
Local number:
SIA Acc. 01-220
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Clippings 1915-1998 [Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Office of Public Affairs]
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Clippings, c. 1983-2008

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Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Development and Membership
Subject:
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
Freer Gallery of Art
The Peacock Room (Exhibition) (1923-2011: Washington, D.C.)
James McNeill Whistler at the Freer Gallery of Art (Exhibition) (1984: Washington, D.C.)
From Concept to Context: Approaches to Asian and Islamic Calligraphy (Exhibition) (1986-1987: Washington, D.C.)
Arts of China (Exhibition) (1990-2014: Washington, D.C.)
Metalwork and Ceramics from Ancient Iran (Exhibition) (1992-2004: Washington, D.C.)
Luxury Arts of the Silk Road Empires (Exhibition) (1993-2007: Washington, D.C.)
Paintings by Masami Teraoka (Exhibition) (1996-1997: Washington, D.C.)
Preserving Ancient Statues from Jordan (Exhibition) (1996-1997: Washington, D.C.)
Art of the Persian Courts: Selections from the Art and History Trust (Exhibition) (1996-1997: Washington, D.C.)
Female Imagery in Indian Painting (Exhibition) (1996: Washington, D.C.)
Beyond Paper: Chinese Calligraphy on Objects (Exhibition) (1996-1997: Washington, D.C.)
In Human Form: Images of the Secular and Divine in Chinese Painting (Exhibition) (1996-1997: Washington, D.C.)
Seto and Mino Ceramics (Exhibition) (1996-2001: Washington, D.C.)
Crosscurrents in Chinese and Islamic Ceramics (Exhibition) (1996-1997: Washington, D.C.)
The Natural World in Indian Painting (Exhibition) (1996-1997: Washington, D.C.)
Choice Spirits: Works by Thomas Dewing and Dwight Tryon (Exhibition) (1996-1997: Washington, D.C.)
An Invitation to Tea (Exhibition) (1996-1998: Washington, D.C.)
Telling Tales in Japanese Art (Exhibition) (1996-1997: Washington, D.C.)
Puja: Expressions of Hindu Devotion (Exhibition) (1996-2000: Washington, D.C.)
King of the World: A Mughal Manuscript from the Royal Library, Windsor Castle (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.)
Korean Ceramics (Exhibition) (1997-2011: Washington, D.C.)
Ancient Chinese Pottery and Bronze (Exhibition) (1997-2011: Washington, D.C.)
Chinese Gardens in the Painter's Imagination (Exhibition) (1997-1998: Washington, D.C.)
The Seven Thrones of Jami: A Princely Manuscript from Iran (Exhibition) (1997-1998: Washington, D.C.)
Shades of Green and Blue: Chinese Celadon Ceramics (Exhibition) (1997-2004: Washington, D.C.)
Art for Art's Sake (Exhibition) (1997-2008: Washington, D.C.)
Japanese Art of the Meiji Era (1868-1912) (Exhibition) (1997-1998: Washington, D.C.)
In the Mountains (Exhibition) (1998: Washington, D.C.)
Arts of the Islamic World (Exhibition) (1998- : Washington, D.C.)
Beyond the Legacy: Anniversary Acquisitions (Exhibition) (1998-1999: Washington, D.C.)
Whistler and the Leylands (Exhibition) (1998-1999: Washington, D.C.)
Japanese Art in the Age of Koetsu (Exhibition) (1998-1999: Washington, D.C.)
Sakhi: Friend and Messenger in Rajput Love Paintings (Exhibition) (1998: Washington, D.C.)
Selections from the Japanese Collection (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)
Winged Figures (Exhibition) (1999-2001: Washington, D.C.)
The Tea Ceremony in Japan (Exhibition) (1999-2000: Washington, D.C.)
A Breath of Spring (Exhibition) (1999-2000: Washington, D.C.)
Fountains of Light: Islamic Metalwork from the Nuhad Es-Said Collection (Exhibition) (2000-2004: Washington, D.C.)
Visual Poetry: Paintings and Drawings from Iran (Exhibition) (2001-2002: Washington, D.C.)
James McNeill Whistler (Exhibition) (2001-2008: Washington, D.C.)
Year of the Horse: Chinese Horse Paintings (Exhibition) (2002: Washington, D.C.)
Palaces and Pavilions: Grand Architecture in Chinese Painting (Exhibition) (2002-2003: Washington, D.C.)
Tea in a Floating World (Exhibition) (2002-2003: Washington, D.C.)
The Floating World Revealed - Ukiyo-e Paintings and Prints (Exhibition) (2002-2003: Washington, D.C.)
The Religious Art of Japan (Exhibition) (2002- : Washington, D.C.)
Himalayas: An Aesthetic Adventure (Exhibition) (2003-2004: Washington, D.C.)
Faith and Form: Selected Calligraphy and Painting from Japanese Religious Traditions (Exhibition) (2004: Washington, D.C.)
Return of the Buddha: The Qingzhou Discoveries (Exhibition) (2004: Washington, D.C.)
Style and Status: Imperial Costumes from Ottoman Turkey (Exhibition) (2005-2006: Washington, D.C.)
In the Beginning: Bibles Before the Year 1000 (Exhibition) (2006-2007: Washington, D.C.)
Patterned Feathers, Piercing Eyes: Edo Masters from the Price Collection (Exhibition) (2007-2008: Washington, D.C.)
Physical description:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Manuscripts
Electronic records
Audiotapes
Date:
1983
1983-2008
c 1983-2008
Summary:
This accession consists of records documenting the publicity of the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery and their exhibitions, events, and activities in the media. Materials primarily include clippings. Materials also include press releases, brochures, audio recordings, fact sheets, media reports, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format. Dates following exhibitions reflect the period they were on view and do not necessarily correspond to the dates of the records.
Topic:
Publicity
Special events
Exhibitions
Art museums
Art, Asian
Local number:
SIA Acc. 15-087
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Clippings c. 1983-2008 [Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Development and Membership]
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Smithsonian Institution Archives

Blanket clips

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Physical Description:
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 1 in x 2 in; 10.16 cm x 2.54 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
blanket clips
blanket clip, pair of
pair of blanket clips
Description (Brief):
Pair of celluloid plastic blanket clips. The clips are flexible rings with rigid extensions. The ends are cut and hand-painted to resemble rosy-cheeked clowns. Clips like these were used to hold blankets in place in a crib.
Location:
Currently not on view
Subject:
Celluloid
Domestic Furnishings
ID Number:
2006.0098.1491
Catalog number:
2006.0098.1491
Accession number:
2006.0098
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Data Source:
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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Clips Block

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Designer:
Torben Holmback
Manufacturer:
Holmback design ASI
Medium:
Anodized aluminum
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
Paper clip holder
Object Name:
Paper clip holder
Made in:
Denmark
Date:
1982
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Credit Line:
Gift of Arango Design Foundation
Accession Number:
1994-31-45
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money clip

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Designer:
Carl Auböck, Austrian, b. 1925
Medium:
metal
Type:
metalwork
Decorative Arts
money clip
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Credit Line:
Gift of David McFadden
Accession Number:
1991-91-26-a,b
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Brass Clips

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Donor Name:
Dr. Hans E. Wulff
Dr. Donald M. Godden
Culture:
Not Given
Object Type:
Clip
Place:
Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan, Asia
Accession Date:
1968-Dec-20
Specimen Count:
3
Record Last Modified:
1 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
282423
USNM Number:
E410450-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.

Money Clips

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Donor Name:
Ms. Mae Abbott
Collector:
Acee Blue Eagle
Culture:
Creek (Muskogee)
Object Type:
Money Clip
Place:
Not Given
Accession Date:
1978-Sep-01
Specimen Count:
2
Record Last Modified:
15 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
328172
USNM Number:
E418954-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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Illustrated clipping

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Creator:
Martial, Claude
Type:
Archival Materials
Printed/Published Materials
Date:
1929 Jan. 28
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 clipping : ill. ; 28 x 11 cm.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10153
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Alexander Calder papers, 1926-1967
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