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Hans Christian Andersen

Artist:
John Wesley, American, b. Los Angeles, California, 1928  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
46 1/8 x 45 7/8 in. (117 x 116.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1963
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.5523
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Pop Art (American)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.5523

Andersen, Hans Christian

Collection Creator:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Container:
Box 11, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1954-1955, undated
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Joseph Cornell papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Joseph Cornell papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cornjose-ref741

Is This Hans Christian Andersen’s First Fairy Tale?

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 17 Dec 2012 14:01:11 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_83ad9e1708eaf04ccc7ce22a3f2718c4

Hans Christian Andersen, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Rosborough, Becky  Search this
Subject:
Andersen, Hans Christian  Search this
Medium:
Bust: bronze; Base: limestone
Culture:
Danish  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Danish Immigrant Museum 4228 Main Street Elk Horn Iowa 51531
Located Iowa Welcome Center Highway 173, south of town Elk Horn Iowa
Date:
1979
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Writer  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Control number:
IAS IA000219
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_327498

Hans Christian Andersen, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Gelert, Johannes Sophus 1852-1923  Search this
Founder:
American Bronze Company  Search this
Subject:
Andersen, Hans Christian  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Chicago Park District Preservation Planning Division 425 East McFetridge Drive Chicago Illinois 60605
Located Lincoln Park East of Stockton Drive and south of Dickens Street Chicago Illinois
Date:
1893. Dedicated Sept. 26, 1896
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Writer--Novelist  Search this
Recreation--Leisure--Reading  Search this
Literature--Andersen--Ugly Duckling  Search this
Animal--Bird--Swan  Search this
Control number:
IAS 75004264
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_7964

Hans Christian Andersen, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Lober, Georg 1892-1961  Search this
Designer:
Langman, Otto Frederick b. 1884  Search this
Founder:
Modern Art Foundry  Search this
Subject:
Andersen, Hans Christian  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: polish pink granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of New York Department of Parks and Recreation The Arsenal - Central Park New York New York 10021
Located Central Park Conservatory Lake, opposite East 74th Street New York New York 10021
Date:
Copyrighted 1956. 1956. Dedicated Sept. 18, 1956
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Writer  Search this
Animal--Bird--Duck  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Literature--Character--Ugly Duckling  Search this
Literature--Andersen--Ugly Duckling  Search this
Control number:
IAS 87870162
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_302806

Hans Christian Andersen's The ugly duckling / retold by Bonnie Nims ; illustrated by Arlene Noel

Author:
Nims, Bonnie Larkin  Search this
Andersen, H. C (Hans Christian) 1805-1875 Grimme ælling English  Search this
Dudley, Dick  Search this
Physical description:
[18] p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Specimens
Date:
1970
1979
[197-?]
Topic:
Fairy tales  Search this
Toy and movable books  Search this
Call number:
PZ8.A54 Ug 1970
PZ8.A54Ug 1970
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_389911

H. C. (Hans Christian) Andersen, 1805-1875 [Folder]

Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_7690

Hans Christian Andersen

Artist:
Christian Petersen, 1885 - 1961  Search this
Sitter:
Hans Christian Andersen, 1805 - 1875  Search this
Medium:
Pencil or conte on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (estimate): 30.5 x 45.7cm (12 x 18")
Culture:
Hans Christian Andersen: European\Scandinavian\Danish  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1910-1961
Topic:
Hans Christian Andersen: Male  Search this
Hans Christian Andersen: Literature\Writer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Iowa State University
Website: www.iastate.edu
Object number:
UM92.326 IASU
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UM92.326_IASU

Hans Christian Andersen

Collection Creator:
Fogel, Byron J.  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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:
Byron Fogel Placemat Collection, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Byron Fogel Placemat Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0419-ref141

Hans Christian Andersen

Collection Collector:
Music, Sports and Entertainment, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Sidney, George, 1916-2002  Search this
Collection Donor:
Sidney, Corinne Entratter  Search this
Container:
Box 200, Folder 29
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1952
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research use.

Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with cotton gloves. Researchers may use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis and as resources allow.

Viewing film portions of the collection requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to LP recordings is only possible by special arrangement.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view materials in cold storage. Using cold room materials requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
The Archives Center does not own exclusive rights to these materials. All requests for permission to use these materials for non-museum purposes must be addressed directly to the Archives Center, and the Archives Center will forward the request to the copyright holder. Collection items are available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: fees for commercial use.
Collection Citation:
George Sidney Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, gift of Corinne Entratter Sidney
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George Sidney Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0867-ref1687

Meissen figure of a child pastry seller

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome (overall color)
cupid figure (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 3 7/8 in; 9.8425 cm
overall: 3 7/8 in x 1 13/16 in x 2 5/16 in; 9.8425 cm x 4.60375 cm x 5.87375 cm
Object Name:
figurine, miniature
Place made:
Deutschland: Sachsen, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1760
1760
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
ID Number:
1993.0447.03
Accession number:
1993.0447
Catalog number:
1993.0447.03
Collector/donor number:
81
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Home and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Domestic Furnishings
Art
The Hans C. Syz Collection
Meissen Porcelain: The Hans Syz Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1419953
Additional Online Media:

Meissen figure of a child fish seller

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome (overall color)
cupid figure (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/4 in; 9.525 cm
overall: 3 3/4 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 9.525 cm x 6.0325 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
figurine, miniature
Place made:
Deutschland: Sachsen, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1760
1760
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
ID Number:
1993.0447.04
Accession number:
1993.0447
Catalog number:
1993.0447.04
Collector/donor number:
82
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Home and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Domestic Furnishings
Art
The Hans C. Syz Collection
Meissen Porcelain: The Hans Syz Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1419955
Additional Online Media:

Meissen figure of a child wigmaker

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamel (overall color)
cupid figure (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in; 8.5725 cm
overall: 3 7/16 in x 1 13/16 in x 1 5/8 in; 8.73125 cm x 4.60375 cm x 4.1275 cm
Object Name:
figurine, miniature
Place made:
Deutschland: Sachsen, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1750-1760
1750-1760
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
ID Number:
1992.0427.17
Accession number:
1992.0427
Catalog number:
1992.0427.17
Collector/donor number:
281
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Home and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Domestic Furnishings
Art
The Hans C. Syz Collection
Meissen Porcelain: The Hans Syz Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1419968

Hans Christian Andersen, New York City, from the series The American Monument

Artist:
Lee Friedlander, born Aberdeen, WA 1934  Search this
Sitter:
Hans Christian Andersen  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 11 1/8 x 7 3/8 in. (28.3 x 18.7 cm) sheet: 13 7/8 x 11 in. (35.2 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1976
Topic:
Animal\bird\duck  Search this
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Landscape\park\Central Park  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Manhattan  Search this
Object\furniture\bench  Search this
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Monument\statue\Andersen  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment, Margery and Edgar Masinter, Kevin and Lisa McGovern, and Bernie Stadiem
Object number:
2003.42.713
Restrictions & Rights:
© Lee Friedlander
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2003.42.713

Mirror with Queen Mother of the West (Xiwangmu) and Duke Father of the East (Dongwanggong)

Medium:
Iron with gold sheet and traces of silk
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1.8 x 16.6 x 16.6 cm (11/16 x 6 9/16 x 6 9/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Mirror
Origin:
China
Date:
25-220
Period:
Eastern Han dynasty
Topic:
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
Eastern Han dynasty (25 - 220)  Search this
inlay  Search this
embossing  Search this
casting  Search this
Queen Mother of the West  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
repousse  Search this
Duke Father of the East  Search this
metal-cutting  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1946.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1946.7

Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales [sound recording]

Artist:
Hersholt, Jean 1886-1956  Search this
Physical description:
3 phonograph records : analog, 45 rpm ; 7 in
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Local number:
FW-ASCH-78-0318
Decca 327
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_320633

Sprookjes van H.C. Andersen : werelduitgave / met twee honderd acht en dertig illustraties door Hans Tegner ; uit het Deensch vertaald door M. Van Eeden-Van Vloten

Title:
Sprookjes van Andersen
Author:
Andersen, H. C (Hans Christian) 1805-1875  Search this
Eeden-van Vloten, M. van (Martha van) 1856-1943  Search this
Ill:
Tegner, Hans b. 1853  Search this
Former owner:
Cooper Union Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[6], 534 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Translations into Dutch
Place:
Denmark
Date:
1922
[1922]
Topic:
Fairy tales  Search this
Children's stories, Danish  Search this
Call number:
PT8116 .D8 1922
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_700998

Hans Christian Anderson, (sculpture)

Title:
Society of Medalists - 52nd Issue, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Lober, Georg 1892-1961  Search this
Subject:
Anderson, Hans Christian  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Culture:
Danish  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Medal
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Harvard University Fogg Museum 32 Quincy Street Cambridge Massachusetts 02138 Accession Number: 1955.154
Date:
1955
Topic:
Portrait male--Head  Search this
Animal--Bird--Swan  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Control number:
IAS 20780184
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_332423

Hans Christian Anderson, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Nielsen, Henry Luckow  Search this
Founder:
Farevejle  Search this
Subject:
Anderson, Hans Christian  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: concrete, granite
Culture:
Danish  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Santa Barbara County Santa Barbara Arts Commission P. O. Box 2369 Santa Barbara California 93120
Located Solvang Park Mission Drive & First Street Solvang California
Date:
Dedicated 1976
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Occupation--Writer--Author  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA002067
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_342139

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