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Cementon (Greene County, NY), (painting)

Painter:
Mecklem, Austin 1894-1951  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Woodstock Artists Association 28 Tinker Street Woodstock New York 12498
Date:
1935
Topic:
Landscape--New York--Greene County  Search this
Architecture exterior--Industry--Factory  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Train  Search this
Control number:
IAP 64000085
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_478660

Sketch for "Tribute to the American Working People"

Artist:
Honoré Sharrer, born West Point, NY 1920-died Washington, DC 2009  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
8 3/4 x 7 in. (22.2 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1949
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\industry  Search this
Study  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\window  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Perez Zagorin
Object number:
2007.24
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7befaa409-7391-4fd0-bc9d-c118f7a71a0e
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edanmdm:saam_2007.24

A Nightingale, 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:
Landscape\river  Search this
Landscape\plant  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Animal\bird\nightingale  Search this
Object\letter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Hakuta Family in honor of Elizabeth Broun
Object number:
2016.52.1.17
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72d086638-29a5-4b34-93f0-b91accec1b60
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.52.1.17

East Line aerial with Fulton Cotton Mill in background

Artist:
Martin Stupich, born Milwaukee, WI 1949  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1977-1978
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Travel\land\train  Search this
Object\tool\ladder  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Cityscape\Georgia\Atlanta  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1566
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Department:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk702ed73c3-561f-4641-bd5c-77f40fb41ee5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.1566

Hebrew Friendship Cemetery, founded in 1847, is at East Baltimore and Conkling Streets, Highlandtown

Artist:
Joan Clark Netherwood, born York, SC 1932-died Joppa, MD 2021  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 1/8 × 7 1/8 in. (18.1 × 18.1 cm) sheet: 10 × 8 in. (25.4 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1979
Topic:
Landscape\cemetery  Search this
Cityscape\Maryland\Baltimore  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.978
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ce7ce61c-9757-4bed-9d5e-4c99e5043021
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.978

Untitled

Artist:
Walker Evans, born St. Louis, MO 1903-died New Haven, CT 1975  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 6 1/2 x 8 3/8 in. (16.5 x 21.3 cm) irregular sheet: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1935, printed ca. 1960
Topic:
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Michael Florez and Rebecca Gomez
Object number:
2004.21.33
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f00fd662-5f8c-4c3d-ac43-5b203bd05396
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2004.21.33

New England Factory Life--"Bell-Time", from Harper's Weekly, July 25,1868

Artist:
Winslow Homer, born Boston, MA 1836-died Prout's Neck, ME 1910  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 9 1/4 x 14 in. (23.5 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1868
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Landscape\New England  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  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:
1996.63.69
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79e0bb1a7-0c26-486d-80ab-da09a6beb774
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1996.63.69

Untitled Pot A

Artist:
Peter Gourfain, born Chicago, IL 1934  Search this
Medium:
terra cotta
Dimensions:
16 1/8 × 10 × 9 7/8 in. (41.0 × 25.4 × 25.1 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Ceramic
Crafts
Date:
1987
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\automobile  Search this
Occupation\industry  Search this
Animal\bird  Search this
Cityscape\street\highway  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John and Earlene Taylor
Copyright:
© 1987, Peter Gourfain
Object number:
1997.125.9
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Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk768f0fc2b-eb30-4f03-a181-aed371d6bb36
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1997.125.9

The Tie that Binds

Artist:
Lamar Baker, born Atlanta, GA 1908-died Talbotton, GA 1994  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
11 1/2 x 16 in. (29.2 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1939
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
State of being\evil\imprisonment  Search this
Allegory\civic\capitalism  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Object\foliage\cotton  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift by exchange from The Columbus Museum, Georgia
Object number:
1998.115.15
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70480ebcc-843b-4693-b334-17df84c6d9cd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1998.115.15

A Tribute to Julius Forstmann

Artist:
William Zorach, born Eurburg, Lithuania 1889-died Bath, ME 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Julius Forstmann  Search this
Medium:
pencil on tracing paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 21 7/8 x 15 in. (55.5 x 38.1 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1929
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Study  Search this
Portrait male\head  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Occupation\industry\textiles  Search this
Study\sculpture study  Search this
Architecture\monument  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dahlov Ipcar and Tessim Zorach
Object number:
1968.154.591
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Department:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c9e96886-af5c-4472-b18c-d445b69e26a0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.154.591

South of Lincoln Square

Artist:
Jennings Tofel, born Tomashow, Poland 1891-New York City 1959  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 x 36 in. (76.1 x 91.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Cityscape\street\Lincoln Square  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\chimney  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.7
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Department:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk705ecc52f-6734-4027-b53f-da12bcbb2d58
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.7

Rush Street Bridge, Chicago, 1861

Artist:
R. Varin, n.d.  Search this
Medium:
aquatint
Dimensions:
11 x 17 7/8 in. (27.9 x 45.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Architecture\boat  Search this
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Cityscape\river\Chicago River  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Architecture\bridge\Rush Street Bridge  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
Object number:
1966.48.39
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b3614c1a-c58f-40c5-b173-ea4937d84029
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.48.39

Western Pennsylvania (mural, Aliquippa, Pennsylvania Post Office)

Artist:
Niles Spencer, born Pawtucket, RI 1893-died Dingman's Ferry, PA 1952  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
69 x 181 7/8 in. (175.2 x 462.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1938
Topic:
Study\mural study  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Pennsylvania  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\chimney  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Cityscape\Pennsylvania\Aliquippa  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Post Office, Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1969.68
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Department:
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Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72639a8a4-3c99-4522-a904-2d6e3d009bdf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1969.68

Clouded Over

Artist:
Lynd Ward, born Chicago, IL 1905-died Reston, VA 1985  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 6 x 8 7/8 in. (15.3 x 22.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1948
Topic:
Children  Search this
Animal\dog  Search this
Landscape\forest  Search this
Landscape\weather\cloud  Search this
Object\toy\doll  Search this
Object\tool\wagon  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Object\toy\sports equipment  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Frank McClure
Object number:
1979.98.231
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ef3f6797-0fbb-40a3-8492-d188a74dc9f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.98.231

Seven Chimneys

Artist:
Muriel Streeter, born Vineland, NJ 1913-died Tucson, AZ 1995  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
32 x 24 1/8 in. (81.3 x 61.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1953
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Landscape\river  Search this
Figure male\child\full length  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Architecture\other\campsite  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John A. Benton
Object number:
1980.14.1
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk754fe912e-899b-4a0f-9379-a01447b7918a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1980.14.1

Ginnin' Cotton (mural study, Leland, Mississippi Post Office)

Artist:
Stuart R. Purser, born Stamps, AR 1907-died Gainesville, FL 1986  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
15 x 35 7/8 in. (38.1 x 91.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1940
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Landscape\Mississippi  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\wagon  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Occupation\other\slave  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Mississippi  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.28
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ef221854-65db-4485-b889-e2600e2f6739
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.28

Manhattan Island from the Jersey Meadows

Artist:
William C. Palmer, born Des Moines, IA 1906-died Clinton, NY 1987  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 7/8 x 33 1/8 in. (76.0 x 84.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Landscape\tree  Search this
Landscape\plain  Search this
Landscape\New Jersey  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.34
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74858dcdb-39a6-465a-b9ca-eba3d6f5c615
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.34

Pangborn Brothers Medal

Artist:
Joseph E. Renier, born Union Hill, NJ 1887-died New York City 1966  Search this
Ralph J. Menconi, born Union City, NJ 1915-died Pleasantville, NY 1972  Search this
Founder:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas W. Pangborn  Search this
John C. Pangborn  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1954
Topic:
Landscape\bird's eye view  Search this
Figure group\male\bust  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Landscape\Maryland\Hagerstown  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Renier
Object number:
1967.93.41
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a7c4f001-1f89-4e6c-844b-28675d6888a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.93.41

A.D.T. Burglary and Fire Protection Medal (design for obverse)

Artist:
Joseph E. Renier, born Union Hill, NJ 1887-died New York City 1966  Search this
Founder:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
3 in. (7.7 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1955
Topic:
Cityscape\bird's eye view  Search this
Disaster\fire  Search this
Study  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Object\weapon\sword  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Cityscape\weather\lightning  Search this
Occupation\military\gladiator  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Renier
Object number:
1967.93.55
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78b091bf2-ed4e-426a-bb56-20820fecf5bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.93.55

Schuylkill no. 5

Artist:
H. Lyman Saÿen, born Philadelphia, PA 1875-died Philadelphia, PA 1918  Search this
Medium:
pencil and ink
Dimensions:
sight 8 1/2 x 10 5/8 in. (21.6 x 27.0 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Landscape\water  Search this
Architecture\boat\motorboat  Search this
Landscape\river\Schuylkill River  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of H. Lyman Sayen to his nation
Object number:
1968.123.13
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7041c85f2-d1f9-4686-91c6-73f2b42fddc3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.123.13

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