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Amoris Triumphus Medal

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
3 in. (7.7 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1914
Topic:
Figure group\family  Search this
Allegory\passion\love  Search this
Animal\bird\stork  Search this
Performing arts\music\lyre  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1965.16.56
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73719a9f1-4ed7-400f-b6eb-83db601c4602
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.16.56

Devotion (Version 2)

Artist:
William Zorach, born Eurburg, Lithuania 1889-died Bath, ME 1966  Search this
Medium:
cast plaster
Dimensions:
28 x 18 1/4 x 17 3/8 in. (71.0 x 46.4 x 44.0 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1946
Topic:
State of being\emotion\love  Search this
Figure group\female and child  Search this
Allegory\passion\love  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Tessim Zorach and Dahlov Ipcar
Object number:
1971.449.20
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk778ee4e32-ae7a-4830-a5a4-2a404dd18fe8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.449.20

Love and Death

Artist:
Da Loria Norman, born Leavenworth, KS 1872-died New York City 1935  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 1/2 x 14 1/2 in. (26.7 x 36.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1931
Topic:
Allegory\death  Search this
Landscape\phenomenon\light  Search this
Fantasy\winged being  Search this
Allegory\passion\love  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Lucy Norman de Sanchez
Object number:
1979.138
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72a359da8-c9de-48a8-9052-35363ebc7275
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.138

Sketch for the Mural at Oberlin College, "The Spirit of Self-Sacrificing Love"

Artist:
Kenyon Cox, born Warren, OH 1856-died New York City 1919  Search this
Medium:
oil and pencil on canvas
Dimensions:
11 7/8 x 15 1/4 in. (30.2 x 38.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1914
Topic:
Study  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Fantasy\winged being  Search this
Allegory\passion\love  Search this
Object\art object\painting  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Ambrose Lansing
Object number:
1983.114.15
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 35B
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75755ea81-0d38-4570-9d8f-17ff1ec959af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.114.15

Poor Cupid

Artist:
Edmonia Lewis, born Greenbush (now Rensselaer), NY 1844-died London, England 1907  Search this
Medium:
marble
Dimensions:
27 x 13 3/4 x 12 1/4 in. (68.6 x 34.9 x 31.1 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
modeled ca. 1872, carved 1876
Topic:
Mythology\classical\Cupid  Search this
Allegory\passion\love  Search this
Object\weapon\bow and arrow  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Alfred T. Morris, Sr.
Object number:
1984.156
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 20A
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/vk7d96f6ef8-c229-4a30-9db5-e4711c777711
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1984.156

Mother Love (study for sculpture)

Artist:
Chaim Gross, born Wolowa, Austria 1904-died New York City 1991  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink and sepia wash on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 7/8 x 9 in. (30.1 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Study  Search this
Figure group\family\mother and child  Search this
Allegory\passion\love  Search this
Allegory\life\womanhood  Search this
Study\sculpture study  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation
Object number:
1990.45.11
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk728bc76e6-6ea5-499d-aeb9-dc7b637bd365
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1990.45.11

Profane and Sacred Love #1

Artist:
Federico Castellon, born Almeria, Spain 1914-died New York City 1971  Search this
Printer:
Federico Castellon, born Almeria, Spain 1914-died New York City 1971  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
plate: 5 x 8 5/8 in. (12.7 x 21.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1949
Topic:
Figure group\female  Search this
Allegory\passion\love  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Ronald and Anne Abramson
Object number:
1991.14.2
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78db5871a-ada3-40c8-8a2d-8313ba10278d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.14.2

Queen Love

Artist:
Mose Tolliver, born Pike Road, AL 1919-died Montgomery, AL 2006  Search this
Medium:
oil on cardboard and wood
Dimensions:
frame: 28 1/4 x 20 5/8 x 1/2 in. (71.9 x 52.5 x 1.3 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Folk Art
Date:
1978
Topic:
Figure female\head  Search this
Allegory\passion\love  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:
1997.124.41
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78b54724a-717c-43c3-9863-e22090379e07
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1997.124.41

Vestiges of Society, Warm and Open Hearts

Artist:
David McCarthy, born Norwood, MA 1950  Search this
Medium:
mixed media
Dimensions:
30 1/2 x 26 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (77.5 x 67.9 x 7.0 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Crafts
Date:
1997
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Abstract  Search this
Allegory\civic  Search this
Allegory\passion\love  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Susan and Neil Kaye
Object number:
1998.91
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Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7373b8bd8-7cbe-4c3c-81c8-b8276f21d42d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1998.91

LOVE

Artist:
Kam  Search this
Medium:
wooden box with pipe, metal, wood beads, pin, coffee beans, seed pots, photography, Egyptian mummy figurine
Dimensions:
9 1/2 × 6 × 3 in. (24.1 × 15.2 × 7.6 cm)
Type:
Sculpture-Assemblage
Date:
1963
Topic:
Dress\accessory\jewelry  Search this
Allegory\passion\love  Search this
Object\other\smoking material  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Temple of Man, Inc.
Object number:
2017.13.19
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk747b7d0ab-44f6-4cb9-bf41-b4860c994f29
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2017.13.19

Love is the Message, The Message is Death

Artist:
Arthur Jafa, born Tupelo, MS 1960  Search this
Sitter:
Jr. Martin Luther King  Search this
Medium:
single-channel digital video, high definition, color, sound; 07:25 minutes
Type:
Media Arts
Date:
2016
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ceremony\wedding  Search this
African American  Search this
Allegory\death  Search this
History\United States\Black History  Search this
Allegory\passion\love  Search this
Occupation\other\reformer  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Joint museum purchase with the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Nion T. McEvoy, Chair of SAAM Commission (2016-2018), and McEvoy's fellow Commissioners in his honor; additional funding provided by Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund, 2020.001.
Copyright:
© 2016, Arthur Jafa. Image courtesy of the artist and Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York / Rome.
Object number:
2020.3
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Department:
Time-Based Media Art
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7acc0078d-bf63-4952-88bd-2901a2fe3cdf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2020.3

Love, Dad

Artist:
David Chatt, born Des Moines, IA 1960  Search this
Medium:
glass beads, thread, wooden table, letters
Dimensions:
overall: 47 1/2 × 16 1/2 × 16 1/2 in. (120.7 × 41.9 × 41.9 cm) table: 37 3/4 x 16 1/2 x 16 1/2 in. letters: 10 1/8 x 14 1/4 x 14 1/4 in. key: 2 7/8 x 1 x 1/2 in.
Type:
(not assigned)
Crafts
Date:
2012-2013
Topic:
Allegory\passion\love  Search this
Object\written matter\letter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Kenneth R. Trapp Acquisition Fund
Copyright:
© 2022, David Chatt
Object number:
2021.18.1
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Renwick Gallery
On View:
Renwick Gallery, 2nd Floor, Room 203
Renwick Gallery, 2nd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c647ab8a-683d-44c1-bdfb-088433e992f7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2021.18.1

Love Flight of a Pink Candy Heart [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Stettheimer, Florine 1871-1944  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1930
Topic:
Allegory--Passion--Love  Search this
Recreation--Leisure--Eating & Drinking  Search this
Recreation--Dancing  Search this
Dress--Costume--Masquerade  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Carriage  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Performing Arts--Circus--Acrobat  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118436
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118437

Love Prisoner to Wisdom [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Title:
Cupid Bound [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)
Artist:
Greenough, Horatio 1805-1852  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1836
Topic:
Allegory--Passion--Love  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Prudence  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Cupid  Search this
Animal--Bird--Owl  Search this
State of Being--Evil--Imprisonment  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001151
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Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_127864
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Lyric Love [sculpture] / (photographed by De Witt Ward)

Title:
Monument for an Aviator's Grave [sculpture] / (photographed by De Witt Ward)
Artist:
Gregory, John 1879-1958  Search this
Photographer:
Ward, De Witt d. 1937  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Allegory--Passion--Love  Search this
Religion--Angel  Search this
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001189
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Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_127902
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Diana [sculpture] / (photographed by Andre Snow)

Title:
Youth Between Love and Freedom [sculpture] / (photographed by Andre Snow)
Artist:
Ladd, Anna Coleman 1878-1939  Search this
Photographer:
Snow, Andre  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1936
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Diana  Search this
Allegory--Life--Youth  Search this
Allegory--Passion--Love  Search this
Allegory--Other--Liberation  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001459
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Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128172
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Diana [sculpture] / (photographed by Andre Snow)

Title:
Youth Between Love and Freedom [sculpture] / (photographed by Andre Snow)
Artist:
Ladd, Anna Coleman 1878-1939  Search this
Photographer:
Snow, Andre  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1936
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Diana  Search this
Allegory--Life--Youth  Search this
Allegory--Passion--Love  Search this
Allegory--Other--Liberation  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001460
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Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128173
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Consecration [sculpture] / (photographed by A. B. Bogart)

Title:
L'Amour [sculpture] / (photographed by A. B. Bogart)
Artist:
Longman, Evelyn Beatrice 1874-1954  Search this
Photographer:
Bogart, A. B.  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Ca. 1915
Topic:
Allegory--Passion--Love  Search this
Figure group--Nude  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001482
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Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128195
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Wellesley College Library Doors and Lintel [sculpture] / (photographed by A. B. Bogart)

Title:
Horsford Memorial Doors [sculpture] / (photographed by A. B. Bogart)
Artist:
Longman, Evelyn Beatrice 1874-1954  Search this
Photographer:
Bogart, A. B.  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1911
Topic:
Homage--Horsford, Eben Norton  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Prudence  Search this
Allegory--Passion--Love  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001485
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Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128198
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Vanderbilt Mantelpiece [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Title:
Decorations for Cornelius Vanderbilt II House, [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)
Artist:
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus 1848-1907  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1881-1883
Topic:
Architecture--Detail--Fireplace  Search this
Architecture--Detail--Caryatid  Search this
Allegory--Passion--Love  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Peace  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0002279
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Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128996
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