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Fiddler

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
carved and painted wood
Dimensions:
approx. 10 x 6 x 5 in. (25.4 x 15.2 x 12.7 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
early 20th century
Topic:
Figure male\full length  Search this
Performing arts\music\fiddle  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson
Object number:
1986.65.295
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Man in Blue Suit

Artist:
George Williams, born Clinton, LA 1910-died 1997  Search this
Medium:
carved and painted wood
Dimensions:
27 x 5 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. (68.6 x 14.0 x 10.8 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1990
Topic:
Figure male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1997.124.102
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Rabbit Hunter

Artist:
Johnson Antonio, born near Lake Valley, NM 1931  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and pencil on carved cottonwood
Dimensions:
21 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 5 1/4 in. (54.6 x 19.7 x 13.3 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
1986
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
Occupation\hunter  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Object\game\rabbit  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1997.124.44
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Woman in Red Dress at Piano

Artist:
Steve Ashby, born Delaplane, VA 1904-died Delaplane, VA 1980  Search this
Medium:
carved and painted plywood, found objects, magazine cutouts
Dimensions:
6 1/4 x 5 x 4 1/4 in. (15.9 x 12.7 x 10.8 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1973
Topic:
Performing arts\music\piano  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Object\musical instrument\piano  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1997.124.49
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Dancing Couple

Artist:
Steve Ashby, born Delaplane, VA 1904-died Delaplane, VA 1980  Search this
Medium:
carved and painted pine, found objects
Dimensions:
9 3/4 x 4 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. (24.8 x 11.1 x 6.4 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1973
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Recreation\dancing  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1997.124.51
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Man and Woman

Artist:
William Dawson, born Huntsville, AL 1901-died Chicago, IL 1990  Search this
Medium:
painted and carved wood
Dimensions:
A (woman): 17 1/2 x 5 5/8 x 3 in. (44.5 x 14.3 x 7.6 cm.) B (man): 18 3/8 x 6 3/4 x 3 in. (46.7 x 17.1 x 7.6 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
1982
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1997.124.56A-B
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Bottlecap Figure with Mirror

Artist:
Mr. Imagination (Gregory Warmack), born Chicago, IL 1948-died Atlanta, GA 2012  Search this
Medium:
bottlecaps and mirror on wood
Dimensions:
59 3/4 x 24 x 11 1/4 in. (151.8 x 61.0 x 28.6 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture-Assemblage
Folk Art
Date:
1991
Topic:
Figure\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1997.124.66
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Woman's Head with Pink Bow

Artist:
Shields Landon ("S.L.") Jones, born Indian Mills, WV 1901-died Hinton, WV 1997  Search this
Medium:
carved and painted wood with ribbon
Dimensions:
15 1/4 x 10 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (38.7 x 26.7 x 24.1 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1979
Topic:
Figure female\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1997.124.68
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Man with Pipe

Artist:
Shields Landon ("S.L.") Jones, born Indian Mills, WV 1901-died Hinton, WV 1997  Search this
Medium:
paint and pencil on carved wood
Dimensions:
10 x 8 1/2 x 7 3/4 in. (25.4 x 21.6 x 19.7 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
1975
Topic:
Recreation\leisure\smoking  Search this
Figure male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1997.124.69
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Altar Piece

Artist:
"Prophet" Royal Robertson, born Baldwin, LA 1930-died Houston, TX 1997  Search this
Medium:
wood, paint, glitter, paper, and metal
Dimensions:
49 x 22 x 12 in. (124.5 x 55.9 x 30.5 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1970s-1980s
Topic:
Figure female\full length  Search this
Monument\religious\altar  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1997.124.80
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Untitled (Large Figure)

Artist:
Derek Webster, born Porto Castillo, Honduras 1934-died Chicago, IL 2009  Search this
Medium:
painted wood with plastic, putty, and metal
Dimensions:
63 1/4 x 21 x 12 7/8 in. (160.7 x 53.3 x 32.7 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
1984
Topic:
Figure\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1997.124.93
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Untitled (Medium Figure)

Artist:
Derek Webster, born Porto Castillo, Honduras 1934-died Chicago, IL 2009  Search this
Medium:
painted wood with metal, cloth, hair, plastic, and putty
Dimensions:
46 1/2 x 20 x 11 1/2 in. (118.1 x 50.8 x 29.2 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1986
Topic:
Figure\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1997.124.94
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Navajo Man

Artist:
Charlie Willeto, born Nageezi, Navajo Reservation (Dineteh), NM 1906-died Nageezi, Navajo Reserva  Search this
Medium:
house paint on carved pine
Dimensions:
29 1/4 x 5 x 4 in. (74.3 x 12.7 x 10.2 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1960
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian\Navajo  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1997.124.96
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Hunter and Dog

Artist:
Shields Landon ("S.L.") Jones, born Indian Mills, WV 1901-died Hinton, WV 1997  Search this
Medium:
painted and stained wood with metal and pencil
Dimensions:
overall: 25 x 10 1/2 x 12 1/8 in. (63.5 x 26.7 x 30.9 cm.) part B: approx. 1 5/8 x 4 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. (4.2 x 10.8 x 3.8 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
1975
Topic:
Animal\bird  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\hunting  Search this
Animal\dog  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson
Object number:
1986.65.251A-B
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House

Artist:
Russell Gillespie, born NC 1922  Search this
Medium:
wood with leather and string
Dimensions:
18 1/4 x 19 1/4 x 8 5/8 in. (46.2 x 48.9 x 21.8 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1972
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\swinging  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson
Object number:
1986.65.249
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Totem

Artist:
William Dawson, born Huntsville, AL 1901-died Chicago, IL 1990  Search this
Medium:
acrylic and felt-tipped pen and ink on carved wood
Dimensions:
13 x 3 1/8 in. (33.0 x 7.8 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Figure\fragment\face  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak
Object number:
1981.136.1
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Man Playing Drums

Artist:
Steve Ashby, born Delaplane, VA 1904-died Delaplane, VA 1980  Search this
Medium:
incised, painted and assembled wood
Dimensions:
12 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 3 1/8 in. (31.7 x 11.4 x 7.9 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
1973
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Performing arts\music\drum  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Object\musical instrument\drum  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak
Object number:
1982.114.5
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Pregnant Woman

Artist:
Steve Ashby, born Delaplane, VA 1904-died Delaplane, VA 1980  Search this
Medium:
painted and carved wood with cloth
Dimensions:
25 3/4 x 13 1/4 x 8 in. (65.4 x 33.5 x 20.3 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. late 1960s
Topic:
Figure female\full length  Search this
State of being\other\pregnant  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson
Object number:
1986.65.231
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Department:
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Navajo Woman

Artist:
Johnson Antonio, born near Lake Valley, NM 1931  Search this
Medium:
carved and painted cottonwood
Dimensions:
13 3/8 x 3 1/2 x 3 in. (34.0 x 8.9 x 7.7 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
1986
Topic:
Figure female\elderly\full length  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Navajo  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak
Object number:
1987.62
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Department:
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Seated Man with Pipe

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
carved spruce with iron screws and traces of paint and stain
Dimensions:
12 3/4 x 4 1/2 x 8 3/8 in. (32.4 x 11.5 x 21.3 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1900
Topic:
Recreation\leisure\smoking  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Object\furniture\chair  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson
Object number:
1986.65.324
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