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A Mantis, from Lettered Creatures

Artist:
Mark Leithauser, born Detroit, MI 1950  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
2002-2003
Topic:
Animal\insect\butterfly  Search this
Landscape\plant\vine  Search this
Animal\insect\praying mantis  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\letter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Hakuta Family in honor of Elizabeth Broun
Object number:
2016.52.1.16
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Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7774f3f1c-6731-4ea6-b8f4-6d8c7357966f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.52.1.16

Heterocampa Biundata, Walker, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Abbott Handerson Thayer, born Boston, MA 1849-died Dublin, NH 1921  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Dimensions:
mat: 2 x 2 3/4 in. (5.1 x 7.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\foliage\leaf  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.17A
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CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cf45a348-1c14-472e-83f7-8f91c49da220
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edanmdm:saam_1950.2.17A

Heterocampa Biundata, Walker, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Abbott Handerson Thayer, born Boston, MA 1849-died Dublin, NH 1921  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Dimensions:
mat: 3 1/8 x 2 3/8 in. (7.9 x 6.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\foliage\leaf  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.17C
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ee5384c2-524f-4865-9218-0d579acbcbaf
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edanmdm:saam_1950.2.17C

Lunar Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Abbott Handerson Thayer, born Boston, MA 1849-died Dublin, NH 1921  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Dimensions:
frame: 9 x 11 in. (22.9 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\foliage\leaf  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.18A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk768bd6fba-7759-4c8a-aa16-44f6ed304767
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edanmdm:saam_1950.2.18A

Lunar Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Abbott Handerson Thayer, born Boston, MA 1849-died Dublin, NH 1921  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Dimensions:
frame: 9 x 11 in. (22.9 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\foliage\leaf  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.18B
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75fe0769b-8a3e-4f0f-9950-46c9d5cd9db1
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edanmdm:saam_1950.2.18B

Sphinx Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Abbott Handerson Thayer, born Boston, MA 1849-died Dublin, NH 1921  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 4 3/4 x 3 3/8 in. (12.1 x 8.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\foliage\leaf  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.19A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72397868e-00c2-49b7-9a37-5af973d95439
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.19A

Sphinx Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Abbott Handerson Thayer, born Boston, MA 1849-died Dublin, NH 1921  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 4 x 3 5/8 in. (10.2 x 9.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\foliage\leaf  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.19B
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7747a2515-052c-4490-afd0-f6d2e56909aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.19B

Insects--Colored, study folder for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Abbott Handerson Thayer, born Boston, MA 1849-died Dublin, NH 1921  Search this
Medium:
various media and collage on paperboard
Dimensions:
closed: approx. 12 x 9 in. (30.5 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Other
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Animal\insect\beetle  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.75
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c868a695-0617-44ac-a3d6-a5e2fe678db1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.75

From Every Caterpillar a Butterfly Doth Fly

Artist:
Coille Hooven, born New York City 1939  Search this
Medium:
handbuilt Yixing clay
Dimensions:
4 1/8 x 7 7/8 x 4 1/4 in. (10.5 x 20.0 x 10.7 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Ceramic
Crafts
Date:
1996
Topic:
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\flower  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Howard Kottler Endowment for Ceramic Art
Object number:
2001.18.1A-B
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7289e413e-90a7-42a2-8058-48622d05733f
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edanmdm:saam_2001.18.1A-B

Caterpillar

Artist:
Maltby Sykes, born Aberdeen, MS 1911-died Montgomery, AL 1992  Search this
Medium:
sepia etching
Dimensions:
sheet: 26 1/2 x 20 1/2 in. (67.3 x 52.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Marjorie Tyre Sykes
Object number:
1994.108.10
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d02278b9-441e-4268-8acb-fcbcc7035703
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.108.10

"Mirror-Back" Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Gerald H. Thayer, born Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 1883-died Keene, NH 1939  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\foliage\leaf  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.20A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk754767ca9-194e-49fc-bcf0-239b02642787
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.20A

"Mirror-Back" Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Gerald H. Thayer, born Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 1883-died Keene, NH 1939  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\foliage\leaf  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.20B
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e0c357bd-d0a4-4572-9bf4-8b101c5a1065
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.20B

Pine-Tuft Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Gerald H. Thayer, born Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 1883-died Keene, NH 1939  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\foliage\pine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.21
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk718cf1906-ae72-4dc9-a399-7e294444bc7c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.21

Oak Leaf Edge Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Gerald H. Thayer, born Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 1883-died Keene, NH 1939  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\foliage\oak  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.22A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk711f6fc38-dc11-4d25-bfe9-346c28ec77b6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.22A

Oak Leaf Edge Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Gerald H. Thayer, born Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 1883-died Keene, NH 1939  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.22B
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk783593fd4-af9c-4876-959f-cbfa0e659757
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.22B

Oak Leaf Edge Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Gerald H. Thayer, born Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 1883-died Keene, NH 1939  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\foliage\leaf  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.22C
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e669afdd-8886-43b5-bfe0-d225aa5c29d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.22C

Unspotted Beach Leaf Edge Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Emma Beach Thayer, born New York City 1849-died Peekskill, NY 1924  Search this
Gerald H. Thayer, born Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 1883-died Keene, NH 1939  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\bee  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\foliage\leaf  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.23
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75435eb97-8f32-41e0-8e2a-1163eea6bfea
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.23

Larger Spotted Beach Leaf Edge Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Emma Beach Thayer, born New York City 1849-died Peekskill, NY 1924  Search this
Gerald H. Thayer, born Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 1883-died Keene, NH 1939  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.24A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70b5e0f6a-56ef-4b86-970a-c4b713ad99c9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.24A

Larger Spotted Beach Leaf Edge Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Emma Beach Thayer, born New York City 1849-died Peekskill, NY 1924  Search this
Gerald H. Thayer, born Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 1883-died Keene, NH 1939  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Study  Search this
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.24B
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a985a446-346d-4f39-9dd0-71d95f95e606
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.24B

Smaller Spotted Beach Leaf Edge Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

Artist:
Emma Beach Thayer, born New York City 1849-died Peekskill, NY 1924  Search this
Gerald H. Thayer, born Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 1883-died Keene, NH 1939  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Animal\insect\caterpillar  Search this
Object\foliage  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.24C
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d959f2c2-dede-4002-94a4-c03bfb7b2378
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.24C

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