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Illustrated memorial album for Mollie Garfield

Subject:
Beard, James Carter
Fenn, Harry
Holmes, William Henry
Pennell, Joseph
Stanley-Brown, Mary Garfield
Physical description:
1 sketchbook : various media ; 22 x 18 cm.
Type:
Artworks
Date:
1882-1883
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6814
Summary:
Autograph album with tipped in drawings and watercolors by several Century Magazine artists, 1882-1883. Presented to Mollie Garfield after the assassination of her father President James Garfield in 1881. Contains 26 signed pencil sketches, ink drawings, and watercolors of various subjects by different American artists including James Carter Beard, Harry Fenn, William Henry Holmes, Joseph Pennell, and others.
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Mollie Garfield (Mary Garfield Stanley-Brown) papers regarding President James Garfield, 1874-1883
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Archives of American Art
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James Garfield

Artist:
Napoleon Sarony, 9 Mar 1821 - 9 Nov 1896
Sitter:
James Abram Garfield, 19 Nov 1831 - 19 Sep 1881
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 14.8 × 10.2 cm (5 13/16 × 4")
Mount: 16.5 × 10.7 cm (6 1/2 × 4 3/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1880
Topic:
Interior
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard
Photographic Format\Cabinet card
James Abram Garfield: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
James Abram Garfield: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer
James Abram Garfield: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General
James Abram Garfield: Education\Educator\Teacher
James Abram Garfield: Education\Educator\Professor\College
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\President of US
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Ohio
James Abram Garfield: Education\Administrator\College\President
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\State Senator\Ohio
James Abram Garfield: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Major General
Portrait
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.212
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National Portrait Gallery
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James Garfield

Artist:
Napoleon Sarony, 9 Mar 1821 - 9 Nov 1896
Sitter:
James Abram Garfield, 19 Nov 1831 - 19 Sep 1881
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 29.3 × 17.9 cm (11 9/16 × 7 1/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1881
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard
Clothing & Apparel\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie
James Abram Garfield: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
James Abram Garfield: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer
James Abram Garfield: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General
James Abram Garfield: Education\Educator\Teacher
James Abram Garfield: Education\Educator\Professor\College
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\President of US
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Ohio
James Abram Garfield: Education\Administrator\College\President
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\State Senator\Ohio
James Abram Garfield: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Major General
Portrait
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.300
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Arthur Garfield Dove to Suzanne Mullett Smith

Creator:
Dove, Arthur Garfield, 1880-1946
Smith, Suzanne Mullett, 1880-1946
Physical description:
Letter : 4 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 27 x 19 cm.
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
Mar. 15, 1944
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)5848
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Suzanne Mullett Smith papers, 1923-1989
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Arthur Garfield Dove, Geneva, N.Y. letter to Elizabeth McCausland, New York, N.Y.

Creator:
Dove, Arthur Garfield, 1880-1946
McCausland, Elizabeth, 1880-1946
Subject:
Dove, Arthur Garfield
McCausland, Elizabeth
Physical description:
Letter : 3 p. : signed ; 28 x 22 cm.
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1933 May 3
Topic:
Art critics
Art galleries, Commercial
Art--Philosophy
Painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7603
Summary:
In a response to a request for personal and artistic information, Dove briefly explains his life and his philosophy of art.
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Elizabeth McCausland papers, 1838-1995, bulk 1920-1960
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Restrike of James A. Garfield peace medal (1881)

Artists/Makers:
United States Mint
Subject:
President James A. Garfield, Non-Indian, 1831-1881
Donor:
Dr. Franz Stenzel, Non-Indian
Kathryn Stenzel (Mrs. Franz Stenzl), Non-Indian
Media/Materials:
Bronze
Techniques:
Struck/minted
Dimensions:
7.5 x 6 x 0.5 cm
Culture/People:
Non-Indian
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Washington, DC; District of Columbia; USA (inferred)
Date Created:
circa 1975
Catalog Number:
26/5256
Collection History:
Purchased from the U.S. Mint by Dr. Franz Stenzel and Kathryn Stenzel between 1970 and 1980; donated to NMAI in 2005.
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6c James Garfield plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA 638
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Medium:
paper; ink (red orange) / engraving
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
October 21, 1926
Object number:
0.242263.16118
Description:
Certified plate proofs are the last printed proof of the plate before printing the stamps at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. These plate proofs are each unique, with the approval signatures and date. For postal scholars these plates provide important production information in the plate margin inscriptions, including guidelines, plate numbers, and initials of the siderographer, or person who created the plate from a transfer roll.
Plate No.18029
Denomination: 6¢
Subject: James Garfield
Color: red orange
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6c James Garfield plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA 723
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Medium:
paper; ink (deep orange) / engraving
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
August 8, 1932
Object number:
0.242263.16188
Description:
Certified plate proofs are the last printed proof of the plate before printing the stamps at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. These plate proofs are each unique, with the approval signatures and date. For postal scholars these plates provide important production information in the plate margin inscriptions, including guidelines, plate numbers, and initials of the siderographer, or person who created the plate from a transfer roll.
Plate No.20968
Denomination: 6¢
Subject: James Garfield
Color: deep orange
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20c James A. Garfield plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA 825
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Medium:
paper; ink (bright blue green) / engraving
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Object number:
0.242263.2860
Description:
Certified plate proofs are the last printed proof of the plate before printing the stamps at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. These plate proofs are each unique, with the approval signatures and date. For postal scholars these plates provide important production information in the plate margin inscriptions, including guidelines, plate numbers, and initials of the siderographer, or person who created the plate from a transfer roll.
Plate No. 22145
Denomination: 20¢
Subject: James A. Garfield, Presidential Issue
Color: bright blue green
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Untitled watercolor

Creator:
Dove, Arthur Garfield, 1880-1946
Physical description:
1 painting : watercolor ; 8 x 10 cm.
Type:
Artworks
Date:
ca. 1930
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10019
Summary:
Watercolor of a cityscape with a body of water in the foreground and a large sun in the background.
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Arthur and Helen Torr Dove papers, 1905-1975, 1920-1946
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Archives of American Art
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Arthur Dove essay, "Me and Modern Art"

Creator:
Dove, Arthur Garfield, 1880-1946
Physical description:
Manuscript : 6 p. : typescript ; 28 x 22 cm.
Type:
Writings
Date:
not after 1946
Topic:
Art, Abstract
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14771
Summary:
Dove writes on abstraction in art, and the relationship between nature and art.
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Arthur and Helen Torr Dove papers, 1905-1975, 1920-1946
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the silver wisps by Arthur Dove

Creator:
Dove, Arthur Garfield, 1880-1946
Physical description:
Poem : 1 p. : typescript ; 14 x 22 cm.
Type:
Writings
Date:
192-?
Topic:
Poetry
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7758
Summary:
A poem written by the painter Arthur Dove.
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Arthur and Helen Torr Dove papers, 1905-1975, 1920-1946
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Archives of American Art
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Arthur Dove

Subject:
Dove, Arthur Garfield
Physical description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 16 x 10 cm.
Type:
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1938
Topic:
Portraits
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)2067
Summary:
Identification on verso (handwritten): "Dove, 1880-1946."
Identification on accompanying note (typewritten): "Arthur G. Dove (1880-1946). He had a superb sense of fun and great wit; his inventiveness in the use of materials foreshawdowed the surrealists. With Marsden Hartley, John Marin, and Georgia O'Keeffe, he was in the group surrounding Stieglitz in the 1920's."
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Log of Mona

Creator:
Dove, Arthur Garfield, 1880-1946
Subject:
Dove, Arthur Garfield
Physical description:
Item : 1 v. : handwritten, ill. ; 20 x 12 cm.
Type:
Writings
Date:
1924 May-December
Topic:
Boat travel
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15870
Summary:
Arthur Dove's log from his houseboat, the "Mona."
Title from handwritten note on cover.
Log primarily documents the weather, tides, and the ship's location, but occasionally includes diary-like entries about the events of Dove's day.
Inside front cover features a key for the commonly used abbreviations.
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Arthur and Helen Torr Dove papers, 1905-1975, 1920-1946
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Morning

Artist:
Arthur G. Dove, American, b. Canandaigua, New York, 1880–1946
Medium:
Oil and wax emulsion on canvas
Dimensions:
12 × 18 in. (30.5 × 45.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1940)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.1411
Provenance:
Alan Gallery, New York, to 1958
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 1958-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Exhibition History:
MONTCLAIR ART MUSEUM, New Jersey. "Waxing Poetic: Encaustic Art in America" 23 May 1999-15 August 1999. TOUR: THE KNOXVILLE MUSEUM OF ART, TN, 17 September 1999-9 January 2000.
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School:
Early American Modernism
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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Study in Still Life (Chinese Bowl)

Artist:
Arthur G. Dove, American, b. Canandaigua, New York, 1880–1946
Medium:
Oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
8 5/8 × 10 1/2 in. (21.8 × 26.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1912-1916)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.1412
Provenance:
Zabriskie Gallery, New York, to 1960
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 1960-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
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School:
Early American Modernism
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City Moon

Artist:
Arthur G. Dove, American, b. Canandaigua, New York, 1880–1946
Medium:
Oil and wax emulsion on canvas
Dimensions:
34 7/8 × 25 in. (88.6 × 63.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1938)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.1413
Provenance:
Harold Diamond Gallery, New York, to 1963
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 1963-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Exhibition History:
SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Grand re-opening exhibition, 1 July 2006-4 July 2007.
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Early American Modernism
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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Haystack

Artist:
Arthur G. Dove, American, b. Canandaigua, New York, 1880–1946
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
18 1/8 x 29 in. (46.1 x 73.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1931)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.1415
Provenance:
Harold Diamond Gallery, New York, to 1965
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 1965-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Ways of Seeing: John Baldessari Explores the Collection," 26 July 2006-23 September 2007, no cat.
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School:
Early American Modernism
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Sunrise IV

Artist:
Arthur G. Dove, American, b. Canandaigua, New York, 1880–1946
Medium:
Oil and wax emulsion on canvas
Dimensions:
10 × 14 1/8 in. (25.3 × 35.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1937)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Accession Number:
72.99
Provenance:
Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, to 1967
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York and Washington, DC, 1967-1 January 1972
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Exhibition History:
MONTCLAIR ART MUSEUM, New Jersey. "Waxing Poetic: Encaustic Art in America" 23 May 1999 - 15 August 1999. TOUR: THE KNOXVILLE MUSEUM OF ART, TN, 17 September 1999 - 9 January 2000.
TACOMA ART MUSEUM, Washington. "The Great American Thing: Modern Art and National Identity, 1915-1935," 29 January 2006 - 21 May 2006. TOUR: FIGGE ART MUSUEM, Iowa. 17 September 2005 - 1 January 2006.
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School:
Early American Modernism
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Huntington Harbor

Artist:
Arthur G. Dove, American, b. Canandaigua, New York, 1880–1946
Medium:
Oil, paper, photomechanical reproductions, fabric, metal, seashell, wood, rope, and tacks on paperboard mounted on wood
Dimensions:
13 1/8 × 19 3/16 in. (33.3 × 48.6 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
1924
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase, 1979
Accession Number:
79.274
Provenance:
Downtown Gallery, New York, by 1955
Terry Dintenfass, Inc., New York, by 1970-7 November 1979
Museum Purchase, 1979
Exhibition History:
DOWNTOWN GALLERY, New York. "Collages: Dove," 1-26 November 1955, no. 2.
J. MILLARD TAWES FINE ARTS CENTER, University of Maryland, College Park. "Arthur Dove: The Years of Collage," 13 March-19 April 1967, no. 19, ill.
TERRY DINTENFASS, INC., New York. "Arthur G. Dove: Collages," 22 December 1970-23 January 1971, no. 11.
SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF ART. "Arthur Dove," 21 November 1974-5 January 1975, p. 54, colorplate. TOUR: ALBRIGHT-KNOX ART GALLERY, Buffalo, New York, 27 January-2 March 1975; ST. LOUIS ART MUSEUM, 3 April-25 May 1975; ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO, 12 July-31 August 1975; DES MOINES ART CENTER, 22 September-2 November 1975; WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, New York, 24 November 1975-18 January 1976.
ANDREW CRISPO GALLERY, New York. "Twelve Americans: Masters of Collage," 17 November-30 December 1977, no. 99, colorplate.
WASHBURN GALLERY, New York. "From the Intimate Gallery, Room 303," 4 October-28 November 1978, ill.
Published References:
Arthur Dove Papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, microfilm roll no. 2803, frames 723, 728-729.
Arthur Dove File, Downtown Gallery Papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, microfilm roll no. ND 30, frame 450; microfilm roll no. ND 31, frames 136-138.
Suzanne Mullet Smith Papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, microfilm roll no. 1043, frame 608.
O'HARA, FRANK. "Arthur G. Dove's Collages," Art News 54, no. 7 (November 1955), p. 52.
MELLOW, JAMES R. "Sticks and Stones and Human Hair," New York Times (17 January 1971), n.p.
MORGAN, ANN LEE. "Toward the Definition of Early Modernism in America: A Study of Arthur Dove," unpublished Ph.D. dissertation (University of Iowa, 1973), p. 261 (29.7).
[advertisement for exhibition, Andrew Crispo Gallery] "Twelve Americans: Masters of Collage," Arts Magazine, vol. 52, no. 4 (December 1977), colorplate back cover.
RISATTI, HOWARD. "Conservative Collecting at the Hirshhorn: Seventies Bypassed," New Art Examiner (February 1984), ill. p. 31.
MORGAN, ANN LEE. Arthur Dove: Life and Work, with a Catalogue Raisonné (Newark: University of Delaware Press and London and Toronto: Associated University Presses, 1984), no. 24.2.
UNSIGNED. Listing for Hirshhorn Museum, Dossier (November 1987), ill. p. 7.
UNSIGNED. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden: Winter/Spring 1988 Calendar (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1988), ill. p. 3.
PISANO, RONALD G. Long Island Landscape Painting, Volume II: The Twentieth Century (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1990), p. 18, ill. p. 21.
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