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Lois Mailou Jones

Artist:
Robert S. Scurlock, 1916 - 1994  Search this
Sitter:
Loïs Mailou Jones, 1905 - 1998  Search this
Carolyn Dorinda Jones  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 19.1 x 24.7 cm (7 1/2 x 9 3/4")
Sheet: 20.2 x 25.3 cm (7 15/16 x 9 15/16")
Mat: 35.6 x 45.7 cm (14 x 18")
Culture:
Loïs Mailou Jones: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1950
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Artwork  Search this
Interior\Studio\Art  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Artist's Effects\Palette  Search this
Artist's Effects\Paintbrush  Search this
Artist's Effects\Easel  Search this
Loïs Mailou Jones: Female  Search this
Loïs Mailou Jones: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Carolyn Dorinda Jones: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.2009.9
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert S. Scurlock
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2009.9

Lois Mailou Jones

Collection Creator:
Taylor, Prentiss, 1907-1991  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Reel 5923, Frame 261-270
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1948-1979
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website.
Collection Rights:
The Prentiss Taylor 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:
Prentiss Taylor papers, 1885-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Prentiss Taylor papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-taylpren-ref904

[Painting by Lois Mailou Jones (copy photograph) : acetate film photonegative, ca. 1939.]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Painter:
Jones, Lois Mailou 1905-1998  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10"
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Copy negatives
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1939
ca 1939
1930-1950
1930-1940
Topic:
Paintings (copies)  Search this
Women artists  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
African American artists as teachers  Search this
African American painting  Search this
Local number:
Freezer box 24 *
1/0366 (microfilm frame)
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited. Negative in freezer storage
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_178746

[Painting by Lois Mailou Jones (copy photograph) : acetate film photonegative,] 1939

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Painter:
Jones, Lois Mailou 1905-1998  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10"
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Copy negatives
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Washington D.C
Date:
1939
1930-1940
1930-1950
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
African American artists as teachers  Search this
African American painting  Search this
Paintings (copies)  Search this
Paintings  Search this
Local number:
Freezer box 24 *
1/0367 (microfilm frame)
618ns0178747ms.tif
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited. Negative in freezer storage
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_178747

[Painting by Lois Mailou Jones (copy photograph) : acetate film photonegative,] 1939

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Painter:
Jones, Lois Mailou 1905-1998  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10"
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Copy negatives
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Washington D.C
Date:
1939
1930-1940
1930-1950
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
African American artists as teachers  Search this
African American painting  Search this
Paintings (copies)  Search this
Paintings  Search this
Local number:
Freezer box 24 *
1/0369 (microfilm frame)
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited. Negative in freezer storage
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_178751

Miss Lois [Mailou] Jones [acetate film photonegative, ca. 1935-1937]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Subject:
Jones, Lois Mailou 1905-1998  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 5" x 7"
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1935
1937
ca 1935-1937
1930-1940
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Portraits--African American women  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
African American teachers  Search this
African American painters  Search this
Local number:
618ns0179109pw.tif (AC Scan No.)
Freezer box 47
2008-2124 (SI Neg. No.)
29403 (Scurlock no.)
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited. Negative in freezer storage
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_179109

Miss Lois [Mailou] Jones [acetate film photonegative, ca. 1935-1937]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Subject:
Jones, Lois Mailou 1905-1998  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 5" x 7"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Portraits
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1935
1937
ca 1935-1937
1930-1940
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
African American teachers  Search this
African American painters  Search this
African American women  Search this
Local number:
29403 (Scurlock no.)
Freezer box 47
618ns0179110pw.tif (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited. Negative in freezer storage
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_179110

Miss Lois [Mailou] Jones [black-and-white photoprint, ca. 1980s]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Robert S [Saunders] 1917-1994  Search this
Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Subject:
Jones, Lois Mailou 1905-1998  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper, 8 x 10 in., unmounted
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1980
1990
ca 1980s
1970-1990
20th century
Topic:
Artists' studios  Search this
Women artists  Search this
African American teachers  Search this
African American women  Search this
Portraits--African American women  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
African American painters  Search this
Local number:
618ps0227919-01.pw.tif (AC Scan)
2008-4954 (SI Neg.)
Restrictions & Rights:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
See more items in:
Black-and-white photoprints (Series 1), Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_227919

[Painting by Lois Mailou Jones (copy photograph) : acetate film photonegative,] 1939

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Painter:
Jones, Lois Mailou 1905-1998  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10"
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Copy negatives
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Washington D.C
Date:
1939
1930-1950
1930-1940
Topic:
Paintings (copies)  Search this
Women artists  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
African American artists as teachers  Search this
African American painting  Search this
Paintings  Search this
Local number:
Freezer box 24 *
1/0365 (microfilm frame)
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited. Negative in freezer storage
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_178745

[Painting by Lois Mailou Jones (copy photograph) : acetate film photonegative,] 1938

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964  Search this
Painter:
Jones, Lois Mailou 1905-1998  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10"
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Copy negatives
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Washington D.C
Date:
1938
1930-1940
1930-1950
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
African American artists as teachers  Search this
Paintings  Search this
African American painting  Search this
Paintings (copies)  Search this
Local number:
Freezer box 25
1/0412 (microfilm frame)
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited. Negative in freezer storage
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_178770

Self Portrait

Artist:
Loïs Mailou Jones, born Boston, MA 1905-died Washington, DC 1998  Search this
Sitter:
Lois Mailou Jones  Search this
Medium:
casein on board
Dimensions:
17 1/2 x 14 1/2 in. (44.5 x 36.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1940
Topic:
Occupation\art\painter  Search this
Portrait female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of the artist
Object number:
2006.24.2
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2006.24.2

Shapes and Colors

Artist:
Loïs Mailou Jones, born Boston, MA 1905-died Washington, DC 1998  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
20 x 25 1/2 in. (50.8 x 64.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1958
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of the artist
Object number:
2006.24.21
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2006.24.21

Textile Design for Cretonne

Artist:
Loïs Mailou Jones, born Boston, MA 1905-died Washington, DC 1998  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
28 x 21 in. (71.1 x 53.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1928
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of the artist
Object number:
2006.24.10
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2006.24.10

Une Lettre Ornée

Artist:
Loïs Mailou Jones, born Boston, MA 1905-died Washington, DC 1998  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
image: 3 3/8 × 3 3/8 in. (8.6 × 8.6 cm) sheet: 4 3/4 × 4 3/4 in. (12.1 × 12.1 cm) mount: 10 1/8 × 8 3/4 in. (25.7 × 22.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts
Date:
after 1937
Topic:
Cityscape  Search this
Object\letter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of the artist
Object number:
2006.24.12
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2006.24.12

Men Working

Artist:
Loïs Mailou Jones, born Boston, MA 1905-died Washington, DC 1998  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 10 7/8 × 13 7/8 in. (27.6 × 35.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\labor  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of the artist
Object number:
2006.24.13
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2006.24.13

Greetings

Artist:
Loïs Mailou Jones, born Boston, MA 1905-died Washington, DC 1998  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink on paper
Dimensions:
image: 4 7/8 × 6 1/2 in. (12.4 × 16.5 cm) sheet: 9 7/8 × 7 1/4 in. (25.1 × 18.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts
Date:
ca. 1937-1948
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Performing arts\music\piano  Search this
Ceremony\holiday\Christmas  Search this
Object\furniture\lamp  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of the artist
Object number:
2006.24.15
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2006.24.15

Negro Youth

Artist:
Loïs Mailou Jones, born Boston, MA 1905-died Washington, DC 1998  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
29 x 22 in. (73.7 x 55.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts
Date:
1929
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Figure male\child\bust  Search this
Portrait\profile  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of the artist
Object number:
2006.24.11
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2006.24.11

Noël

Artist:
Loïs Mailou Jones, born Boston, MA 1905-died Washington, DC 1998  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink on paper
Dimensions:
6 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. (16.5 x 12.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts
Date:
ca. 1937-1948
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Performing arts\music\piano  Search this
Ceremony\holiday\Christmas  Search this
Object\other\wreath  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of the artist
Object number:
2006.24.14
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2006.24.14

Young Man in Red Sweater

Artist:
Loïs Mailou Jones, born Boston, MA 1905-died Washington, DC 1998  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
24 x 19 in. (61.0 x 48.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Figure male\bust  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Dress\accessory\sweater  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of the artist
Object number:
2006.24.16
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2006.24.16

Woman with Necklace

Artist:
Loïs Mailou Jones, born Boston, MA 1905-died Washington, DC 1998  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
23 1/2 x 18 3/4 in. (59.7 x 47.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure female\bust  Search this
Dress\accessory\jewelry  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of the artist
Object number:
2006.24.17
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2006.24.17

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