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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
Ethnic\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
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

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

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
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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
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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

Affection

Artist:
William Zorach, born Eurburg, Lithuania 1889-died Bath, ME 1966  Search this
Medium:
cast plaster
Dimensions:
33 x 17 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (83.8 x 44.4 x 24.1 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1933
Topic:
Animal\dog  Search this
Figure\child  Search this
Allegory\passion\love  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Tessim Zorach and Dahlov Ipcar
Object number:
1968.154.1
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74bb6d5ce-129f-4d1d-b1bb-5f7fc21c6893
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.154.1

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

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:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73719a9f1-4ed7-400f-b6eb-83db601c4602
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.16.56

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

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

Comedy and Tragedy, (painting)

Painter:
Aderente, Vincent 1880-1941  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Paintings-Mural
Owner/Location:
Uptown Theater 1430 Washington Avenue Racine Wisconsin 53403
Date:
1928
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Dress--Costume--Mask  Search this
Figure male--Child--Nude  Search this
Religion--Angel  Search this
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Drama  Search this
Allegory--Passion--Love  Search this
Allegory--Passion--Joy  Search this
Landscape--Weather--Cloud  Search this
Control number:
IAP 78460243
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_477771

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 Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, 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 Archives, 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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Photograph Archives
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, 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 Archives, 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 Archives, 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 Archives, 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 Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128198
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