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box

Medium:
metal, wood (interior)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.5 × 15.5 × 8.8 cm (2 3/16 × 6 1/8 × 3 7/16 in.)
Type:
containers
Decorative Arts
box
Manufactured in:
Japan
Date:
ca. 1935
Credit Line:
Gift of Linda Lichtenberg Kaplan
Accession Number:
2022-27-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4f25c9114-4263-4fee-9987-719716dfe02b
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edanmdm:chndm_2022-27-2
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Telephone, (painting)

Painter:
Schamberg, Morton Livingston 1881-1918  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Columbus Museum of Art 480 East Broad Street Columbus Ohio 43215 Accession Number: 31.263
Date:
1916
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Object--Other--Telephone  Search this
Control number:
IAP 41140353
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_309755

Standing Woman, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Archipenko, Alexander 1887-1964  Search this
Medium:
Polychromed plaster relief on wood panel
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Phillips Collection 1600-1612 21st Street, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20009-1090
Date:
1920
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Figure female  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08750005
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_297976

Honor Pythagoras, Per I--Per VI

Artist:
Alfred Jensen, born Guatemala City, Guatemala 1903-died Livingston, NJ 1981  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
overall: 84 x 300 in. (213.4 x 762 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1964
Topic:
Abstract\geometric  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Hugh W. Downe and museum purchase made possible by the American Art Forum
Object number:
2001.35A-F
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, Conservation
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75aec0fd4-902d-41a9-a907-d4db26354add
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2001.35A-F

A Life in Art: Alma Thomas 1891-1978 (1981-1982), National Museum of American Art, Printed Material

Collection Creator:
Thomas, Alma  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1981-1983
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Alma Thomas papers, circa 1894-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Alma Thomas papers
Alma Thomas papers / Series 4: Exhibition Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9d0b4c83e-b6c3-43f3-8fa1-b6081f47f390
EDAN-URL:
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Study for a Book Cover, "Religion and The Soul in Jung's Psychotherapy"

Designer:
E. McKnight Kauffer, American, 1890–1954  Search this
Client:
Pantheon, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Brush and black and white gouache, graphite on gray paper
Dimensions:
30.6 × 22.5 cm (12 1/16 × 8 7/8 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
New York, New York, U.S.A.
Date:
ca. 1950
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer
Accession Number:
1963-39-1189
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4e9d0d2ac-75ac-4b5c-8680-7ce5c71c4f8e
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edanmdm:chndm_1963-39-1189
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Arabesque

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, American, 1907–1993  Search this
Manufacturer:
Orinoka Mills, (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA)  Search this
Producer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Medium: rayon, cotton Technique: twill weave with supplementary weft patterning
Dimensions:
Warp x Weft: 29 x 27 cm (11 7/16 x 10 5/8 in.)
Type:
woven textiles
Sample
Object Name:
Sample
Made in:
USA
Date:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-38
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4a07d6ee3-c2ac-4b94-b5c4-d0c76af16700
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1969-165-38
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Arabesque

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, American, 1907–1993  Search this
Manufacturer:
Orinoka Mills, (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA)  Search this
Producer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Medium: rayon, cotton Technique: twill weave with supplementary weft patterning
Type:
woven textiles
Sample
Object Name:
Sample
Made in:
USA
Date:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-39
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq48f3a02cb-3957-47b3-adfa-1ecb97132f18
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1969-165-39
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Arabesque

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, American, 1907–1993  Search this
Manufacturer:
Orinoka Mills, (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA)  Search this
Producer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Medium: 47% spun rayon, 30% cotton, 19% metallic plastic, 4% rayon Technique: twill weave with supplementary weft patterning
Dimensions:
Warp x Weft: 30 x 30 cm (11 13/16 x 11 13/16 in.)
Type:
woven textiles
Sample
Object Name:
Sample
Made in:
USA
Date:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-40
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq47e923de8-12e9-41e9-bc25-1b1026ea8e10
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1969-165-40
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Arabesque

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, American, 1907–1993  Search this
Manufacturer:
Orinoka Mills, (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA)  Search this
Producer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Medium: 47% spun rayon, 30% cotton, 19% metallic plastic, 4% rayon Technique: twill weave with supplementary weft patterning
Dimensions:
H x W: 30.5 x 30.5 cm (12 x 12 in.)
Type:
woven textiles
Sample
Object Name:
Sample
Made in:
USA
Date:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-41
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq48080acb3-2477-4811-9fba-b2df5c827f2a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1969-165-41
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Arabesque

Designer:
Alexander Hayden Girard, American, 1907–1993  Search this
Manufacturer:
Orinoka Mills, (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA)  Search this
Producer:
Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan, USA  Search this
Medium:
Medium: 47% spun rayon, 30% cotton, 19% metallic plastic, 4% rayon Technique: twill weave with supplementary weft patterning
Dimensions:
Warp x Weft: 27 x 30 cm (10 5/8 x 11 13/16 in.)
Type:
woven textiles
Sample
Object Name:
Sample
Made in:
USA
Date:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander H. Girard
Accession Number:
1969-165-42
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq41e6547da-42c4-4f0d-b667-527fc32e0a9a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1969-165-42
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Teapot and lid

Medium:
Glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 16.1 x 17 cm (6 5/16 x 6 11/16 in.)
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
Teapot and lid
Made in:
Japan
Date:
ca. 1930
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund
Accession Number:
1984-90-3-a,b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq40f2734b7-5996-4907-b25e-122d6ae57db2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1984-90-3-a_b
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Brocaded & Fringed Shroud

Collector:
Dr. William L. Abbott  Search this
Donor Name:
Miss Gertrude Abbott  Search this
Length - Object:
ca. 220 cm
Width - Object:
ca. 186 cm
Culture:
Betsileo  Search this
Object Type:
Shroud
Place:
Madagascar, Africa
Accession Date:
25 Mar 1937
Collection Date:
1890
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
143175
USNM Number:
E378458-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/374fa1e45-e25d-473a-bc1d-96834ba01fc1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8414786

Brocaded And Fringed Shroud

Collector:
Dr. William L. Abbott  Search this
Donor Name:
Miss Gertrude Abbott  Search this
Length - Object:
ca. 220 cm
Width - Object:
ca. 186 cm
Culture:
Betsileo  Search this
Object Type:
Shroud
Place:
Madagascar, Africa
Accession Date:
25 Mar 1937
Collection Date:
1890
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
143175
USNM Number:
E378459-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d86262b2-71dc-4727-8ebe-e762c1a0a630
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8414787
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Synthetic Arrangement

Artist:
Morris Kantor, born Minsk, Russia (now Belarus) 1896-died Nyack, NY 1974  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
77 3/8 x 55 1/2 in. (196.5 x 141.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1922
Topic:
Abstract\geometric  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1966.53
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, North Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7867ea675-e31f-4c7a-a3db-8818c22a6620
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.53

Geometric Pattern

Producer:
Cartier, French, founded 1847  Search this
Manufacturer:
Renault, Boulogne-Billancourt, France  Search this
Medium:
Enamel, rose-cut and baguette diamonds, gold, platinum
Dimensions:
L x W x D: 10 × 5.8 × 1.4 cm (3 15/16 × 2 5/16 × 9/16 in.)
Type:
containers
Exhibitions
Cigarette Case
Object Name:
Cigarette Case
Made in:
Paris, France
Date:
ca. 1930
Credit Line:
Lent by Private Collection
Accession Number:
13.2016.90
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4f69e70d0-5e31-4ab3-97f3-f09ab49ddc0f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_13.2016.90

Geometric Motif

Medium:
Mulberry paper (kozo washi) treated with fermented persimmon tannin (kakishibu)
Type:
textile designs
Katagami
Object Name:
Katagami
Made in:
Japan
Date:
late 19th - early 20th century
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of Norvin Hewitt Green
Accession Number:
1946-104-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4cd5a3c5b-9929-4e3e-808a-bfb01f494aa8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1946-104-2

"Abstract" (geometric figure)

Artist:
Saitoh Ryo サイトウ良 (born 1941)  Search this
Medium:
Silkscreen
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 32.4 × 32.4 cm (12 3/4 × 12 3/4 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
10/15/1969
Period:
Showa era
Topic:
Showa era (1926 - 1989)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
The Kenneth and Kiyo Hitch Collection of Modern and Contemporary Japanese Prints  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift of the Kenneth and Kiyo Hitch Collection from Kiyo Hitch with funds from the Mary Griggs Burke Endowment
Accession Number:
S2019.3.1484
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3ff035bfd-9721-414d-ad06-1ee5fe5824ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2019.3.1484

Study of an Abstract Composition with Three Rectangles

Designer:
E. McKnight Kauffer, American, 1890–1954  Search this
Medium:
Brush and gouache, graphite on paper
Dimensions:
9.6 × 10 cm (3 3/4 × 3 15/16 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer
Accession Number:
1963-39-1051
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq490dbf6b1-0506-4f85-9b2c-159b35a3c52c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1963-39-1051
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Study of an Abstract Geometric Composition

Designer:
E. McKnight Kauffer, American, 1890–1954  Search this
Medium:
Brush and watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
28.8 × 24.5 cm (11 5/16 × 9 5/8 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer
Accession Number:
1963-39-1072
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq424074ca3-b1aa-4bd2-9e2e-61e32cee04ac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1963-39-1072
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