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David W. Taylor Medal Awarded for Notable Achievement in Navy Architecture and Marine Engineering (reverse), (sculpture)

Title:
David W. Taylor Medal for Achievement in Navy Architecture and Marine Engineering (reverse), (sculpture)
Sculptor:
de Francisci, Anthony 1887-1964  Search this
Medium:
Copper
Type:
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures-Award
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1966.110.36
Date:
1936
Topic:
Architecture--Boat--Ship  Search this
Animal--Fish--Seahorse  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580493
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_31289

Miniature Ship

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ivory
Dimensions:
height: 2 1/8 in. (5.5 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Date:
1700-1800
Topic:
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.8.492
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Decorative Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7fa201634-27b5-4cee-9542-f1ca1c409759
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1929.8.492

Sacking of Hooverville

Artist:
John Groth, born Chicago, IL 1908-died New York City 1988  Search this
Medium:
drypoint
Dimensions:
7 x 9 7/8 in. (17.8 x 25.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1930
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
History\United States\Depression Era  Search this
State of being\other\homeless  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.128
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a2491284-3c19-4842-92fb-51e51cfd2a71
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.128

Marine Graveyard, Port Arthur

Artist:
H. Lindley Hosford, born Terre Haute, IN 1877-died New Haven, CT 1945  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
8 x 13 3/4 in. (20.3 x 34.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Architecture\ruins  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Waterscape\harbor\Port Arthur  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.159
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77f5f5dd0-5abd-41b6-9df2-e40819305f8a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.159

The Derelict

Artist:
Beatrice S. Levy, born Chicago, IL 1892-died La Jolla, CA 1974  Search this
Medium:
color aquatint on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 6 7/8 x 9 7/8 in. (17.6 x 25.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1914
Topic:
Architecture\ruins  Search this
Waterscape\coast  Search this
Waterscape\celestial\moon  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.187
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cea3ec79-aef7-4c99-a26f-576a5c5e737e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.187

Memories of the Fair

Artist:
Edward Timothy Hurley, born Cincinnati, OH 1869-died Cincinnati, OH 1950  Search this
Medium:
aquatint
Dimensions:
9 x 12 in. (22.9 x 30.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Waterscape\harbor  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Ceremony\festival  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.591
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk708cb13da-623e-46b2-9648-f6e342d8addd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.591

Byrd's Ship, Chicago Fair, 1933

Artist:
Ernest David Roth, born Stuttgart, Germany 1879-died Cambridge, NY 1964  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
9 1/2 x 14 in. (24.1 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1933
Topic:
Waterscape\wharf  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Ceremony\festival\exposition  Search this
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.658
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e5184428-c399-49b2-a00d-ff83bf6b5af5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.658

White Against Sky--Arabs, 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:
Figure group  Search this
Study  Search this
Waterscape\sea  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Arabian  Search this
Architecture\boat\barge  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Object number:
1950.2.65
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77f95e26a-12f0-4a72-9890-9088f6238c5a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.2.65

Dockside

Artist:
Karl Oberteuffer, born Croisic, France 1908-died Gloucester, MA 1958  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on illustration board
Dimensions:
15 1/2 x 23 in. (39.4 x 58.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Architecture\vehicle\automobile  Search this
Waterscape  Search this
Waterscape\harbor  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77e5ba29a-6025-421f-aa58-04f0e1945543
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.8.1

(Patriotic Montage)

Artist:
Walter Beach Humphrey, born Elkhorn, WI 1892-died Glens Falls, NY 1966  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
34 1/8 x 48 7/8 in. (86.6 x 124.3 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1943
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\airplane  Search this
Occupation\industry\mining  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
State of being\evil\war  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Allegory\civic\patriotism  Search this
History\United States\Military History  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.177
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/vk7c1981494-1765-4530-8234-329330d67e27
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.177

A Fraternal Greeting from the New York Post Office, New Year 1880

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
color lithograph on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 4 5/8 x 6 1/2 in. (11.6 x 16.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1880
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\carriage  Search this
Occupation\service\postman  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\post office  Search this
Object\written matter\letter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1966.42.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71fe9e319-fc41-4c25-8d0e-7a7ee44c4365
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.42.1

Franklin D. Roosevelt Inaugural Medal

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Franklin Delano Roosevelt  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
3 in. (7.7 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1933
Topic:
Occupation\political\president  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Allegory\place\America  Search this
Allegory\place\United States  Search this
Portrait male\head  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.132
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/vk75b507b8a-44fe-4f26-a52a-4cf561cc5045
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.132

United States Navy Distinguished Service Medal

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
9 1/2 in. (24.2 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1919
Topic:
Animal\bird\eagle  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Animal\dolphin  Search this
Allegory\civic\military  Search this
Object\other\wreath  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.134
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/vk711f8a8f8-d850-4269-b0c5-5febab0b11dd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.134

Tontine Building, Wall Street, N.Y., 1797

Artist:
George Hayward, born England 1800-died Brooklyn, NY 1872  Search this
Medium:
media undetermined
Dimensions:
13 1/2 x 20 in. (34.3 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Cityscape\street\Wall Street  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\Tontine Building  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
Object number:
1966.48.47
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a8aa8b77-6d11-4e9b-b5aa-3124e9bfb46c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.48.47

The Morning after the Wreck

Artist:
J. Cousen, English, n.d.  Search this
Copy after:
Clarkson Stanfield, English, born Sunderland, England 1793-died London, England 1867  Search this
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Waterscape\sea  Search this
Architecture\boat\sailboat  Search this
Disaster\shipwreck  Search this
Architecture\boat\raft  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Nigel Cholmeley-Jones
Object number:
1967.14.144
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c4fa1f58-a8c5-4794-9aa5-38e08b9c5ea1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.14.144

Ship Sketches

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
recto: 17 1/2 x 11 1/4 in. (44.5 x 28.6 cm) irregular verso: 11 1/4 x 17 1/2 in. (28.6 x 44.5 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.526R-V
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b71ca145-83df-40e9-bfe5-06bcc97a3363
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.526R-V

Commodore Peary and Henson at the North Pole

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Unidentified (American)  Search this
Sitter:
Henson  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary  Search this
Medium:
recto: pen and ink, carbon tracing and pencil on paper verso: pencil on paper
Dimensions:
18 x 23 in. (45.7 x 58.4 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Occupation\service\policeman  Search this
Occupation\crime\thief  Search this
Landscape\Arctic  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.568R-V
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
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Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74cfa0a7b-2dce-43ab-9c18-e34e5e9a3904
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.568R-V

Southern Harbor

Artist:
Werner Drewes, born Canig, Germany (now Kaniów, Poland) 1899-died Reston, VA 1985  Search this
Medium:
color woodcut on paper
Dimensions:
image: 12 x 16 1/2 in. (30.4 x 41.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1964
Topic:
Waterscape\harbor  Search this
Architecture\boat\rowboat  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Waterscape\celestial\sun  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Associated American Artists
Object number:
1967.9.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76c237841-ffe8-4d06-9d02-43c7253ec526
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.9.1

Untitled (Naval Action)

Artist:
H. Lyman Saÿen, born Philadelphia, PA 1875-died Philadelphia, PA 1918  Search this
Medium:
ink and tempera on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 1/4 x 14 1/2 in. (38.7 x 36.8 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Waterscape\sea  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Architecture\boat\warship  Search this
Occupation\military\Navy  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of H. Lyman Sayen to his nation
Object number:
1968.123.19
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e799130e-72bd-4f2c-a77f-1a31eac76cbd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.123.19

Untitled

Artist:
H. Lyman Saÿen, born Philadelphia, PA 1875-died Philadelphia, PA 1918  Search this
Medium:
brush and ink and pencil heightened with white on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 5 x 16 7/8 in. (12.6 x 42.8 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Cityscape  Search this
Travel  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Landscape\coast  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of H. Lyman Sayen to his nation
Object number:
1968.123.5
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79c8e6115-9069-4cb6-a5bc-75acb9ac08ab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.123.5

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