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Study for the Apotheosis of Washington in the Rotunda of the United States Capitol Building

Artist:
Constantino Brumidi, born Rome, Italy 1805-died Washington, DC 1880  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
35 1/4 in. (89.5 cm) diam.
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1859-1862
Topic:
Allegory\arts and sciences\agriculture  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Allegory\civic\liberty  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Allegory\other\triumph  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\science  Search this
Allegory\quality\grandeur  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by the American Art Forum
Object number:
2012.15
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, East Wing
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7be413061-20f8-48c8-9825-37ef16faf65f
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edanmdm:saam_2012.15

Conflict

Artist:
Walter Quirt, born Iron River, MI 1902-died Minneapolis, MN 1968  Search this
Medium:
oil on panel
Dimensions:
15 x 24 in. (38.1 x 61.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1935
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Architecture\detail\wall  Search this
State of being\phenomenon\surreal  Search this
Figure\fragment\skeleton  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Rosalyn Amdur Baker
Object number:
2006.5
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b437e7e1-5499-4e05-bd9b-88b672b36854
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2006.5

The Arts of War: Sacrifice and Valor, Washington, D.C., from the series The American Monument

Artist:
Lee Friedlander, born Aberdeen, WA 1934  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 6 7/8 x 10 1/2 in. (17.5 x 26.7 cm) sheet: 11 x 13 7/8 in. (27.9 x 35.2 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973
Topic:
Monument\statue  Search this
Landscape\tree  Search this
Landscape\park  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Monument\equestrian  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
Copyright:
© Lee Friedlander
Object number:
2003.42.256
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f9316838-4a11-4009-b964-eb7a108d2f63
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2003.42.256

The Arts of War: Sacrifice and Valor, Washington, D.C., from the series The American Monument

Artist:
Lee Friedlander, born Aberdeen, WA 1934  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 6 7/8 x 10 1/2 in. (17.5 x 26.7 cm) sheet: 11 x 13 7/8 in. (27.9 x 35.2 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973
Topic:
Monument\statue  Search this
Landscape\tree  Search this
Landscape\park  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Monument\equestrian  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
Copyright:
© Lee Friedlander
Object number:
2003.42.258
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c7c59fb1-4caa-49e1-8d28-011e03a0d25d
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edanmdm:saam_2003.42.258

Wars of America, Newark, New Jersey, from the series The American Monument

Artist:
Lee Friedlander, born Aberdeen, WA 1934  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 6 1/4 x 9 3/8 in. (15.9 x 23.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1972
Topic:
Landscape\park  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Cityscape\New Jersey\Newark  Search this
Monument\statue\soldier  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
Copyright:
© Lee Friedlander
Object number:
2003.42.34
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b61243e3-5cf9-4913-80cd-227dc94e8667
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2003.42.34

War (mural study, War Department building, Washington, D.C.)

Artist:
Kindred McLeary, born Weimar, TX 1901-died Confluence, PA 1949  Search this
Medium:
tempera on paperboard
Dimensions:
overall: 34 3/4 x 29 in. (88.3 x 73.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1941
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\military\soldier  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Allegory\civic\liberty  Search this
Object\weapon\cannon  Search this
History\United States\Military History  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.349
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b0152800-59af-48b8-824a-7560f9d907bd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.349

War (mural study, War Department building, Washington, D.C.)

Artist:
Kindred McLeary, born Weimar, TX 1901-died Confluence, PA 1949  Search this
Medium:
tempera and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
overall: 34 3/4 x 29 in. (88.3 x 73.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1941
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Allegory\civic\liberty  Search this
Object\weapon\cannon  Search this
History\United States\Military History  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.350
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk770d97379-1267-40a0-8f0a-6489eb3254bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.350

The Arts of War: Sacrifice (3/16 Scale Model)

Artist:
Leo Friedlander, born New York City 1888-died White Plains, NY 1966  Search this
Medium:
painted plaster
Dimensions:
42 1/4 x 39 7/8 x 20 3/8 in. (107.4 x 101.4 x 51.8 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
ca. 1933
Topic:
Figure group\nude  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Study\academic study  Search this
Monument\equestrian  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Gordon D. Friedlander
Object number:
1996.93
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Department:
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75850dcfb-f048-482b-b7b3-1596f4b4469c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1996.93

Mars, from the series Fantasies

Artist:
Lamar Baker, born Atlanta, GA 1908-died Talbotton, GA 1994  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
15 7/8 x 11 1/2 in. (40.3 x 29.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1938-1940
Topic:
Still life\foodstuff\egg  Search this
Animal\reptile\snake  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Dress\accessory\helmet  Search this
Still life\written matter\book  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift by exchange from The Columbus Museum, Georgia
Object number:
1998.115.13
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Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7660faaf0-bfc9-4543-8493-f9752bd11433
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1998.115.13

L' Armee Belge Rejoint les Armees Alliees, obverse

Artist:
Paul Wissaert, Belgian, born Brussels, Belgium 1885-died ?  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 3/4 in. (7.0 cm.) diam.
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1921
Topic:
Figure group\female  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
History\United States\World War I  Search this
History\Belgium  Search this
Allegory\place\Belgium  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Albert Laessle: Mrs. Albertine de Bempt Laessle, Mr. Albert M. Laessle and Mr. Paul Laessle
Object number:
1972.167.65A
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edanmdm:saam_1972.167.65A

L' Armee Belge Rejoint les Armees Alliees, reverse

Artist:
Paul Wissaert, Belgian, born Brussels, Belgium 1885-died ?  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 3/4 in. (7.0 cm.) diam.
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1921
Topic:
Still life\weapon\sword  Search this
Figure female  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
History\United States\World War I  Search this
History\Belgium  Search this
Allegory\place\Belgium  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Albert Laessle: Mrs. Albertine de Bempt Laessle, Mr. Albert M. Laessle and Mr. Paul Laessle
Object number:
1972.167.65B
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75508b8c5-3065-4b21-82ab-b9c834e230d5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1972.167.65B

Martial Memory

Artist:
Mitchell Siporin, born New York City 1910-died Boston, MA 1976  Search this
Medium:
color lithograph on paper
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure group\family  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Object\weapon\sword  Search this
Object number:
1981.151.4
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74d379222-b7a1-4cdb-956c-c0aed1a3e747
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1981.151.4

Allegorical Figures

Artist:
René Piot, French, born Paris, France 1869-died Paris, France 1934  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Dimensions:
27 x 16 in. (68.6 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group\female  Search this
Allegory  Search this
Landscape\water  Search this
Allegory\death  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Object\flower  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.64
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ff7acd3b-7cbf-4ea0-aabc-3e55415db079
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1915.11.64

Untitled

Artist:
Charles Pollock, born Denver, CO 1902-died Paris, France 1988  Search this
Medium:
tempera on canvas mounted on fiberboard
Dimensions:
20 1/2 x 28 in. (52.1 x 71.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
before 1950
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\airplane  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Object\weapon\gun  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
Copyright:
© 1950 Charles Pollock Archives
Object number:
1975.94.3
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk773749785-777f-497e-94af-f7614d0626d9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.94.3

Orcastra at War

Artist:
Louis Monza, born Turate, Italy 1897-died Redondo Beach, CA 1984  Search this
Sitter:
Franklin Delano Roosevelt  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
26 x 32 in. (65.9 x 81.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Folk Art
Date:
1943
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Performing arts\music\orchestra  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Allegory\other\Molotov, V. M.  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:
1986.65.131
Restrictions & Rights:
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On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 24A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a70ec918-bef1-4e5a-9b29-49b119cc511e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.65.131

Destroyed Village, War Front

Artist:
Donald Shaw MacLaughlan, born Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada 1876-died Marrakesh, Morocco 19  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Landscape\town  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Moune G.H. Webster
Object number:
1974.85.6
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk710faee74-746f-47c4-ae1d-bbea1f10edb1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.85.6

Moors over Spain

Artist:
Louis Lozowick, born Ludvinovka, Russia 1892-died South Orange, NJ 1973  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 14 3/8 x 9 7/8 in. (36.5 x 25.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1937
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
State of being\evil\war  Search this
History\Spain  Search this
Ethnic\Moorish  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Adele Lozowick
Copyright:
© 1937, Lee Lozowick
Object number:
1982.59.3
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74f6ace9f-b8c1-48b8-b20c-eefac07716b9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1982.59.3

Columbia's Call to Arms

Artist:
Charles Louis Hinton, born Ithaca, NY 1869-died Bronxville, NY 1950  Search this
Medium:
plaster/bronzed
Dimensions:
32 7/8 x 9 7/8 x 20 5/8 in. (83.6 x 25.1 x 52.4 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1917
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Allegory\place\Britain  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Charles Louis Hinton
Object number:
1919.12.1
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7dd4ba263-408d-40a2-8bd8-7df3d9342329
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1919.12.1

Pour la Civilisation, reverse

Artist:
Josuë Dupon, Belgian, born Ichteghem, Belgium 1864-died Antwerp, Belgium 1935  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 3/4 in. (7.0 cm.) diam.
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1914-1918
Topic:
Animal\bird  Search this
Figure female\nude  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
History\United States\World War I  Search this
History\Belgium  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Albert Laessle: Mrs. Albertine de Bempt Laessle, Mr. Albert M. Laessle and Mr. Paul Laessle
Object number:
1972.167.68B
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c8ee7c89-aac2-4958-86c9-a875ae96c30d
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edanmdm:saam_1972.167.68B

Erasmus: The Follies of Princely Power

Artist:
Fritz Eichenberg, born Cologne, Germany 1901-died Peace Dale, RI 1990  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 18 x 12 in. (45.7 x 30.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1972
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\other\aristocrat  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Literature\Erasmus\In Praise of Folly  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\chess  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Lynn and John Minna
Object number:
1981.164.11
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7822b0079-2ced-41cc-b4fe-cbd050cfe4d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1981.164.11

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