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Youth

Artist:
Theodore J. Roszak, American, b. Poznan, Poland, 1907–1981
Medium:
Oil on paper
Dimensions:
19 x 12 5/8 in. (48.3 x 32.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(n.d.)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.4051
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Youth

Formerly attributed to:
Aristide Maillol, French, b. Banyuls-sur-Mer, 1861–1944
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
39 3/4 X 17 1/8 X 12 5/8 IN. (100.8 X 43.5 X 32.0 CM.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1910/cast c. 1945-53)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.3206
Provenance:
Martin Fabiani, Paris
Sam Salz, New York
Peridot Gallery, New York, to 20 October 1958
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 20 October 1958-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Exhibition History:
DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS. "Sculpture in Our Time: Collected by Joseph H. Hirshhorn," 6 May-23 August 1959, no. 128, ill. p. 60. TOUR: MILWAUKEE ART CENTER, 10 September-11 October; WALKER ART CENTER, Minneapolis, 25 October-6December; WILLIAM ROCKHILL NELSON GALLERY OF ART, Kansas City, Missouri, 20 December-31 January 1960; MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Houston, 1-27 March; LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF HISTORY, SCIENCE AND ART, 11 April-15 May; M. H. DE YOUNG MEMORIAL MUSEUM, San Francisco, 29 May-10 July; COLORADO SPRINGS FINE ARTS CENTER, Colorado, 24 July-4 September; ART GALLERY OF TORONTO, 30 September-31 October.
SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, New York. "Modern Sculpture from the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Collection," 3 October 1962-6 January 1963, no. 249, ill. p. 29.
HOUSTON MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Texas. "The Heroic Years: Paris 1908-1914," 20 October-8 December 1965.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. " Inaugural Exhibition," 4 October 1974-15 September 1975, fig. 134, p. 716.
Published References:
UNSIGNED. Milwaukee Sentinel (27 September 1959), p. D5.
KAUFMAN, BETTY. "Hirshhorn: The Collector's Art," Commonweal 77 (9 November 1962), p. 183.
CLAPP, JUDITH. Sculpture Index vol. 1 (Metuchen, New Jersey: Scarecrow Press, 1970), p. 566.
LERNER, ABRAM, et al. The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1974), p. 716, ill. 134, p. 108.
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Youth Reading

Artist:
Riza Abbasi, ca. 1565-1635
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10.2 x 9.3 cm (4 x 3 11/16 in)
Type:
Drawing
Album
Origin:
Isfahan, Iran
Date:
ca. 1600
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)
reading
Iran
youth
Arts of the Islamic World
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1953.19
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Two youths

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 17.6 x 10.3 cm (6 15/16 x 4 1/16 in)
H x W (overall): 40.1 x 27.1 cm (15 13/16 x 10 11/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Album
Origin:
Iran
Date:
early 17th century
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)
reading
sleeping
Iran
youth
Arts of the Islamic World
Henri Vever collection
Credit Line:
Purchase--Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1986.294
Rights:
Copyright with museum
Provenance:
From at least 1910
Georges Demotte (1877-1923), Paris, from at least 1910 [1]
To 1942
Henri Vever (1854-1942), Paris and Noyers, France, to 1942 [2]
From 1942 to 1986
François Mautin, Paris and Boulogne, France, by descent from Henri Vever in 1942 [3]
From 1986
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, purchased from François Mautin in 1986
Notes:
[1] The object is documented as having appeared in the collection of Georges Demotte by at least August 10, 1910. See Susan Nemazee, "Appendix 7: Chart of Recent Provenance" in An Annotated and Illustrated Checklist of the Vever Collection, Glenn D. Lowry et al (Washington, D.C.: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1988), p. 408.
[2] See Glenn D. Lowry et al., An Annotated and Illustrated Checklist of the Vever Collection (Washington, D.C.: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1988), p. 310, no. 361.
[3] François Mautin, grandson of Henri Vever, inherited Vever's Near Eastern collection upon Vever's death in 1942, see Glenn D. Lowry and Susan Nemazee, A Jeweler's Eye: Islamic Arts of the Book from the Vever Collection (Washington, D.C.: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1988), pp. 10-11.
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Youth and parrot

Artist:
Shaykh Muhammad
Medium:
Ink and color wash on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 14.7 x 8.3 cm (5 13/16 x 3 1/4 in)
Type:
Drawing
Album
Origin:
Qazvin, Iran
Date:
circa 1575
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)
parrot
Iran
youth
Arts of the Islamic World
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1937.23
Rights:
Copyright with museum
Provenance:
To 1937
Hagop Kevorkian (1872-1962), New York. [1]
From 1937
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Hagop Kevorkian, New York. [2]
Notes:
[1] Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.
[2] See note 1.
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Youth's Bow

Donor Name:
Maj. Stephen Powers
Collector:
Maj. Stephen Powers
Culture:
Hupa
Object Type:
Bow
Place:
Hoopa Valley / Trinity River, California, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1876
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
004856
USNM Number:
E21363-0
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
1 Dec 2014
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Europe's Youth

Artist:
Robert G. Giusti, born 1937
Medium:
Tempera on canvas
Dimensions:
46cm x 35.6cm (18 1/8" x 14"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1977
Topic:
Architecture\Door
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC53
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Danish Youth

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970
Sitter:
unidentified
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
21 x 17 in. (53.4 x 43.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
Portrait male\child
Ethnic\Danish
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.761
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Aymara Youth

Artist:
Unidentified, South American?
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 1/4 x 21 1/4 in. (76.9 x 54.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1890-1892
Topic:
Figure male
Ethnic\South American
Ethnic\Indian\Aymara
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1985.66.164,657
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Negro Youth

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

Artist:
Roy Herman Nydorf, American, b. 1952
Medium:
Drypoint on colored paper
Dimensions:
SHEET: 15 1/4 X 10 7/8 IN. (38.8 X 27.8 CM.) IMAGE: 11 3/4 X 8 15/16 IN. (29.8 X 22.7 CM.)
Type:
Print
Date:
1980
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the artist, 1982
Accession Number:
82.141
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Youthful Model

Artist:
Alice Pike Barney, born Cincinnati, OH 1857-died Los Angeles, CA 1931
Sitter:
Portrait female
Medium:
pastel
Dimensions:
17 5/8 x 13 1/4 in. (44.8 x 33.7 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Portrait female
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Laura Dreyfus Barney and Natalie Clifford Barney in memory of their mother, Alice Pike Barney
Object number:
1952.13.71
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A Youth

Artist:
Adeline Oppenheim Guimard
Photographer:
Willett-Art Studios
Medium:
Brush and white gouache, blue, yellow watercolor over photograph
Culture:
French
Type:
portraits
Photograph
Object Name:
Photograph
Made in:
France
Date:
1943
Accession Number:
1956-77-1
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
A three-quarter portrait of a woman facing left with cropped blonde hair and a collared shirt.
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Reclining youth

Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 39.9 x 26.8 cm (15 11/16 x 10 9/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Album
Origin:
Isfahan, Iran
Date:
circa 1610-1620
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)
drinking
Iran
Arts of the Islamic World
Henri Vever collection
Credit Line:
Purchase--Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1986.317
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Seated Youth

Artist:
Abu'l Hasan, b. 1588 or 1589
Medium:
Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 12.4 x 7.3 cm (4 7/8 x 2 7/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
India
Date:
ca. 1600
Period:
Mughal dynasty
Topic:
man
Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858)
India
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1907.161
Rights:
Copyright with museum
Provenance:
To 1907
Siegfried Bing (1838-1905), Paris, to 1907 [1]
From 1907 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Siegfried Bing in 1907 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] This object was at one time believed to have been purchased by Charles Lang Freer from Colonel H.B. Hanna. However, further research has revealed that it was acquired from Siegfried Bing. The purchase of this image is recorded in Charles Lang Freer's Notes on his European Trip Purchases of 1907 with the description "Bought from M. Bing - 1 Persian Painting - A man sitting on a bench reading a book - He wears a sword - upright 6 x 4)." A voucher for the purchase of this painting from M. Bing is in the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives (see Curatorial Remark 11, Debra Diamond, February 3, 2011, in the object record).
[2] See note 1.
[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
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Youth wearing a German cap

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler, United States, 1834-1903
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8.1 x 4.3 cm (3 3/16 x 1 11/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1855-1857
Topic:
youth
United States
American Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.94
Rights:
Copyright with museum
Provenance:
Neville D. Goldsmith (1814-1875) [1]
To 1904
Obach & Co., London, to 1904 [2]
From 1904 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Obach & Co. in 1904 [3]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [4]
Notes:
[1] See Object file, undated folder sheet note: On back--collector's stamp--N.G.D.--in an oval with the motto: concordia et sedulitata. Curatorial remarks, Kenneth Myers, May 14, 2004: The previously unidentified collector's stamp "N.D.G." belonged to Neville D. Goldsmid (1814-1875).
[2] See Original Whistler List, Etchings, pg. 108, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[3] See note 2.
[4] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
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Tolmiea menziesii

Preparation:
Photograph
Common name:
youth on age
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Saxifragaceae
Published Name:
Tolmiea menziesii
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
1 Jun 2013
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Portrait of a youth

Artist:
Mu'ina
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11.6 x 8.4 cm (4 9/16 x 3 5/16 in)
Type:
Drawing
Album
Origin:
Iran
Date:
1638
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
portrait
inscription
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)
Iran
youth
Arts of the Islamic World
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1953.57
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Youth holding his turban

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 37.9 x 24.4 cm (14 15/16 x 9 5/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Album
Origin:
Isfahan, Iran
Date:
circa 1630-1640
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
tree
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)
Iran
youth
Arts of the Islamic World
Henri Vever collection
turban
Credit Line:
Purchase--Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1986.319
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Youth [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Zorach, William 1887-1966
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Allegory--Life--Youth
Image number:
JUL J0029628
Notes:
"William Zorach," New York: American Artists Group, Inc., 1945.
Zorach, Tessim (son of artist), 1991.
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Photograph Archives
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Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
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