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The Struggle

Artist:
Purvis Young, born Miami, FL 1943-died Miami, FL 2010  Search this
Medium:
acrylic on wood
Dimensions:
88 × 77 in. (223.5 × 195.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Folk Art
Date:
1973-1974
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Cityscape  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\truck  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Grumbacher-Viener Collection in memory of Nancy Grumbacher
Object number:
2014.15
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, West Wing
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71dd4ff09-ac8e-459f-9afe-c3f82185ed52
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edanmdm:saam_2014.15

Fifth Avenue at 110th St., East Harlem, from the series Old New York

Artist:
Camilo José Vergara, born Santiago, Chile 1944  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
image: 11 1/2 × 17 3/8 in. (29.2 × 44.1 cm) sheet: 15 3/4 × 19 3/4 in. (40.0 × 50.2 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1970
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Children  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Harlem  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Copyright:
© 1970, Camilo José Vergara
Object number:
2015.55.10
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e28c56f2-4eeb-4342-8b38-5d0844f0a619
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edanmdm:saam_2015.55.10

Lower East Side, Manhattan, from the series Old New York

Artist:
Camilo José Vergara, born Santiago, Chile 1944  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
image: 11 1/2 × 17 1/4 in. (29.2 × 44 cm) sheet: 15 3/4 × 19 3/4 in. (40.0 × 50.2 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1970
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\door  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\stairs  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Copyright:
© 1970, Camilo José Vergara
Object number:
2015.55.2
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Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a6f72299-c991-4ab6-959a-d5ca5aa9f9b6
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edanmdm:saam_2015.55.2

Caribe Village, South Bronx

Artist:
Perla de Leon, born New York City 1952  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 6 1/8 × 9 1/2 in. (15.6 × 24.1 cm) sheet: 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1980
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\shed  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Copyright:
© 1980, Perla de Leon
Object number:
2016.16.1
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GUID:
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edanmdm:saam_2016.16.1

Touch Football

Artist:
Perla de Leon, born New York City 1952  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 6 × 9 1/2 in. (15.2 × 24.1 cm) sheet: 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1980
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Cityscape\street  Search this
Figure group\male  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Figure male\child  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\football  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Copyright:
© 1980, Perla de Leon
Object number:
2016.16.10
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edanmdm:saam_2016.16.10

Going to Work

Artist:
Perla de Leon, born New York City 1952  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 6 3/8 × 9 1/2 in. (16.2 × 24.1 cm) sheet: 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1980
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Cityscape\street  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\automobile  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Copyright:
© 1980, Perla de Leon
Object number:
2016.16.2
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7df7fe9d2-7788-4cb5-80d5-5411e3a0d0ce
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edanmdm:saam_2016.16.2

A Hill in the South Bronx

Artist:
Perla de Leon, born New York City 1952  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 6 1/2 × 9 3/4 in. (16.5 × 24.8 cm) sheet: 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1980
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Bronx  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Copyright:
© 1980, Perla de Leon
Object number:
2016.16.3
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a0736f53-74a5-46cd-b7ff-b0791acb0068
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edanmdm:saam_2016.16.3

Kung Fu Kick

Artist:
Perla de Leon, born New York City 1952  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 6 × 8 7/8 in. (15.2 × 22.5 cm) (irregular) sheet: 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm) (irregular)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1980
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Cityscape\street  Search this
Recreation\sport and play  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Figure male\child  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Copyright:
© 1980, Perla de Leon
Object number:
2016.16.5
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7dc79af31-f26b-4a0e-af9d-a5dfbef4498c
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edanmdm:saam_2016.16.5

My Playground

Artist:
Perla de Leon, born New York City 1952  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 6 × 9 in. (15.2 × 22.9 cm) sheet: 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1980
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Recreation\sport and play  Search this
Figure female\child  Search this
Occupation\domestic\gathering  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Copyright:
© 1980, Perla de Leon
Object number:
2016.16.6
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edanmdm:saam_2016.16.6

Oncoming Storm

Artist:
Perla de Leon, born New York City 1952  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 6 1/2 × 9 3/4 in. (16.5 × 24.8 cm) sheet: 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1980
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Cityscape\street  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\automobile  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Figure male\child  Search this
Cityscape\weather\storm  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Copyright:
© 1980, Perla de Leon
Object number:
2016.16.7
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edanmdm:saam_2016.16.7

Casa Evita

Artist:
Hiram Maristany, born New York City 1945  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 18 1/2 × 15 in. (47.0 × 38.1 cm) sheet: 20 × 15 7/8 in. (50.8 × 40.3 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1965
Topic:
Cityscape  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\automobile  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\fire escape  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\store  Search this
Object\other\clothing  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Copyright:
© 1965, Hiram Maristany
Object number:
2016.30.6
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.30.6

Group of Young Men on 111th Street

Artist:
Hiram Maristany, born New York City 1945  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 14 7/8 × 15 in. (37.8 × 38.1 cm) sheet: 20 × 16 in. (50.8 × 40.6 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1966, printed 2016
Topic:
Architecture\vehicle\automobile  Search this
Children  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Harlem  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\grocery  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\barbershop  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Copyright:
© 1966, Hiram Maristany
Object number:
2016.30.8
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.30.8

McArthur Park Street Vendors (Gringostroika)

Artist:
Rubén Ortiz Torres, born Mexico City, Mexico 1964  Search this
Medium:
chromogenic print
Dimensions:
image: 15 1/4 × 22 in. (38.7 × 55.9 cm) sheet: 20 × 24 in. (50.8 × 61.0 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1992
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\street  Search this
Occupation\vendor  Search this
Cityscape\California\Los Angeles  Search this
Object\other\sign  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\fence  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Copyright:
© 1992, Rubén Ortiz-Torres
Object number:
2016.4.2
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Graphic Arts
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f774a28f-df56-4717-a326-7c2571f105a6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.4.2

Chicago Facade 7

Artist:
Aaron Siskind, born New York City 1903-died Providence, RI 1991  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 9 1/2 × 12 1/2 in. (24.1 × 31.8 cm) sheet: 11 × 13 7/8 in. (27.9 × 35.2 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1960
Topic:
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\window  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Richard and Ronay Menschel
Object number:
2016.50.11
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.50.11

Horace Greeley, New York City, from the series The American Monument

Artist:
Lee Friedlander, born Aberdeen, WA 1934  Search this
Sitter:
Horace Greeley  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 11 1/8 x 7 1/2 in. (28.3 x 19.1 cm) sheet: 13 7/8 x 11 in. (35.2 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1974
Topic:
Landscape\tree  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Manhattan  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Monument\statue\Greeley  Search this
Portrait male\full length  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:
2003.42.480
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74f7ab834-ebfc-43f0-8b55-2364d24bc857
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edanmdm:saam_2003.42.480

Matthew Fontaine Maury Monument, Richmond, Virginia, from the series The American Monument

Artist:
Lee Friedlander, born Aberdeen, WA 1934  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 3/8 x 8 in. (18.7 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973
Topic:
Landscape\Virginia\Richmond  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\fence  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Monument\memorial\Maury  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:
2003.42.330
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d55f795e-b155-48e2-a32e-87c0c65f6db9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2003.42.330

West Side, from "Portrait of Buffalo" (Buffalo, New York Documentary Survey Project)

Artist:
Laurie Neaman, n.d.  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\Buffalo  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1877
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.1877

International Tower, Long Beach, California, from the Long Beach Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Joe Deal, born Topeka, KS 1947-died Providence, RI 2010  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1980
Topic:
Cityscape\California\Long Beach  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1980, Joe Deal
Object number:
1983.63.377
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.377

Landmark Building, Long Beach, California, from the Long Beach Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Joe Deal, born Topeka, KS 1947-died Providence, RI 2010  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1980
Topic:
Cityscape\California\Long Beach  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1980, Joe Deal
Object number:
1983.63.378
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GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.378

Public Transit Areas, 4th St. and Olive, Looking North, from the Long Beach Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Anthony Hernandez, born Los Angeles, CA 1947  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 13 5/8 x 18 1/4 in. (34.6 x 46.4 cm) sheet: 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1980
Topic:
State of being\other\waiting  Search this
Cityscape\California\Long Beach  Search this
Cityscape\street\4th Street  Search this
Object\furniture\bench  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\apartment  Search this
Cityscape\street\Olive Street  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1980, Anthony Hernandez
Object number:
1983.63.677
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7037a721c-7b12-45a9-abd1-2c9bb3207f38
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.677

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