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Seeing the Old Year Out, from Harper's Weekly, January 5, 1861

Artist:
Winslow Homer, born Boston, MA 1836-died Prout's Neck, ME 1910  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 13 3/4 x 20 1/4 in. (34.9 x 51.4 cm) irregular sheet: 16 1/8 x 22 1/8 in. (41 x 56.2 cm) irregular
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1861
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Allegory\time\future  Search this
Allegory\time\past  Search this
Ceremony\holiday\New Years  Search this
Architecture Interior\domestic  Search this
Architecture Interior\religious\church  Search this
Recreation\church\prayer  Search this
Ceremony\other\toast  Search this
Literature\Harper's Weekly  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Ray Austrian Collection, gift of Beatrice L. Austrian, Caryl A. Austrian and James A. Austrian
Object number:
1996.63.111
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7441d0b81-7f39-497d-a8fe-e2036046a70b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1996.63.111

Where the Fish Bite Best

Artist:
Steel Stillman, born New York City 1955  Search this
Medium:
silver dye bleach print
Dimensions:
sight 9 1/8 x 11 5/8 in. (23.2 x 29.5 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1990
Topic:
Allegory\time\past  Search this
Landscape\lake  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Consolidated Natural Gas Company Foundation
Copyright:
© 1990, Steel Stillman
Object number:
1991.196.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78ca3a6f7-44cd-4585-91a6-82e294f156be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.196.3

(Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) The Present Listening to the Voices of the Past

Artist:
Elihu Vedder, born New York City 1836-died Rome, Italy 1923  Search this
Medium:
chalk, pencil, ink and watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 18 1/4 x 14 1/4 in. (46.5 x 36.3 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1883-1884
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Allegory\time\past  Search this
Figure male\child\full length  Search this
Literature\Khayyam, Omar\Rubaiyat  Search this
Object\other\shell  Search this
Object\foliage\leaf  Search this
Allegory\time\present  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase and gift from Elizabeth W. Henderson in memory of her husband Francis Tracy Henderson
Object number:
1978.108.35
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d92e2b1b-ba88-4835-8724-ed3e8dad3e2c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1978.108.35

The Mirror of Long Ago

Artist:
Clarence John Laughlin, born Lake Charles, LA 1905-died New Orleans, LA 1985  Search this
Printer:
Ansel Adams, born San Francisco, CA 1902-died Monterey, CA 1984  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1946
Topic:
Allegory\time\past  Search this
Figure female\knee length  Search this
Object\art object\painting  Search this
Architecture Interior\domestic  Search this
Object\furniture\mirror  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum acquisition
Object number:
1977.74.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cb6f5ce4-4635-43b1-b8af-4cf7d06d69b3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1977.74.13

Tomorrow Reclaims Yesterday and Today (Demain Reclame Hier et Aujourd'hui)

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, born Rome, Italy 1874-died Nice, France 1970  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 x 8 7/8 in. (30.5 x 22.7 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1930
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Allegory\time\future  Search this
Allegory\time\past  Search this
Fantasy  Search this
Allegory\time\present  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1968.90.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70c4a3cde-ad53-47db-a786-b2893ab8b082
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.90.11

The Past (Le Passe)

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, born Rome, Italy 1874-died Nice, France 1970  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 x 8 7/8 in. (30.6 x 22.7 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1930
Topic:
Allegory\time\past  Search this
Landscape\water  Search this
Figure\full length  Search this
Object\other\luggage  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1968.90.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk704407878-5834-4be0-ac22-fdba4b9bd390
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.90.7

Past

Artist:
Robert Aitken, born San Francisco, CA 1878-died New York City 1949  Search this
Medium:
plaster
Dimensions:
8 1/4 x 5 3/4 x 7 5/8 in. (21.1 x 14.6 x 19.4 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
ca. 1931-1934
Topic:
Dress\historic\classical dress  Search this
Allegory\time\past  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Otto Grun
Object number:
1982.127.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73fe4addb-c578-476b-822c-dba52e275e8b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1982.127.1

Generations, (sculpture)

Title:
Community, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
White, Fritz 1930-2010  Search this
Founder:
Loveland Sculpture Works  Search this
Contractor:
G. L. Hoff Construction  Search this
Medium:
Figures: bronze; Torch: laminated sheet plexiglas with halogen bulb; Base: sandstone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Exedra
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Loveland Visual Arts Commission 5th & Lincoln Streets Loveland Colorado 80537
Located South Shore Scenic Park Loveland Lake, south shore Loveland Colorado
Date:
1991
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Allegory--Life--Family  Search this
Allegory--Time--Past  Search this
Allegory--Time--Present  Search this
Allegory--Time--Future  Search this
Literature--Henley  Search this
Control number:
IAS CO000557
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_334091

The Past [sculpture] / (photographed by De Witt Ward)

Title:
Records of the Past [sculpture] / (photographed by De Witt Ward)
Artist:
Aitken, Robert 1878-1949  Search this
Photographer:
Ward, De Witt d. 1937  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Ca. 1935
Topic:
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Allegory--Time--Past  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0000058
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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_126756
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National Archives Building, Model for Past and Future (detail) [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Aitken, Robert 1878-1949  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Allegory--Time--Past  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Scroll  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0029989
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_29990

National Archives Building, Model for Past and Future (detail) [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Aitken, Robert 1878-1949  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Allegory--Time--Past  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Scroll  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0030010
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_30011

National Archives Building, Model for Past and Future [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Aitken, Robert 1878-1949  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Allegory--Time--Past  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Scroll  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0030012
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_30013

National Archives Building, Model for Past and Future (detail) [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Aitken, Robert 1878-1949  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Allegory--Time--Past  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Scroll  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0030013
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_30014

Remembrance of Things Past, (painting)

Painter:
Friedman, Martin 1896-1980  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Provincetown Art Association and Museum 460 Commercial Street Provincetown Massachusetts 02657 Accession Number: 157
Topic:
Allegory--Time--Past  Search this
Control number:
IAP 22490061
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_474432

Past, Present, and Future, (painting)

Artist:
Sully, Thomas  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Allegory--Time--Past  Search this
Allegory--Time--Present  Search this
Allegory--Time--Future  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Control number:
AECI 00730177
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_11697

Past and Future, (art work)

Artist:
Unknown  Search this
Type:
Art works
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Allegory--Time--Past  Search this
Allegory--Time--Future  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Control number:
AECI 00280119
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_3595

Primitive Means of the Transmission of Communication: Carrier Pigeons of Antiquity, (sculpture)

Title:
Carrier Pigeons of Antiquity, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Renier, Joseph E. 1887-1966  Search this
Weinman, Adolph A. 1870-1952  Search this
Architectural firm:
Delano & Aldrich  Search this
Medium:
Limestone
Type:
Sculptures-Architectural component
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States General Services Administration Washington District of Columbia
Located United States Interstate Commerce Commission Washington District of Columbia
Date:
1934
Topic:
Animal--Bird--Pigeon  Search this
Allegory--Time--Past  Search this
Control number:
IAS 66400062
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_306187

Center Breaker Plow, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Sottong, Philipp C.  Search this
Sottong, Geoffrey  Search this
Founder:
Unknown (Chattanooga, Tennessee)  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: steel center breaker plow; Base: concrete and quartz aggregate
Type:
Sculptures-Logo
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Place:
Tennessee
Signal Mountain
Date:
1963
Topic:
Architecture--Machine--Farm Machine  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Faith  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Fortitude  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Hope  Search this
Allegory--Time--Past  Search this
Control number:
IAS TN000409
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_312921

Ayer Y Hoy, (sculpture)

Title:
Yesterday and Today, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Aguilar, Alfredo Gracia  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: painted metal; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department 950 East Hildebrand San Antonio Texas 78212
Located Hemisfair Park San Antonio Texas
Date:
Cast 1990. Dedicated 1992
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Allegory--Time--Past  Search this
Allegory--Time--Present  Search this
Control number:
IAS TX000101
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_315485

Old Germantown-1920, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Greenamyer, George 1939-  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: forged, welded, and painted steel; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Montgomery County Department Facilities/Services 110 North Washington Street, 3rd Floor Rockville Maryland 20850
Located Montgomery County Government Center 12900 Middlebrook Road Germantown Maryland
Date:
Commissioned Oct. 1990. March 1991. Dedicated April 17, 1991
Topic:
Allegory--Time--Past  Search this
Cityscape--Maryland--Germantown  Search this
Architecture--Civic--Railroad Station  Search this
Architecture--Commercial--Store  Search this
Architecture--Industry--Mill  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Train  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Truck  Search this
Occupation--Transportation--Engineer  Search this
Figure group--Female & Child  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Control number:
IAS MD000037
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_316410

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