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Venice and the Italian Lakes

Collection Creator:
Soule, Thayer  Search this
Extent:
2 Film reels (88 minutes, color silent; 3,170 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1958
Scope and Contents:
Edited film documents various aspects of life in several cities in Italy, primary Venice, but also including Milan, Garda, Como, Lugano, Maggiore, and the Dolomites. Shown are scenes of the canals in Venice, the Doge's Palace, St Mark's Basilica, Byzantine mosaics at the Ravenna Monastary, markets, street scenes, glassmaking, needlework, tatting lace, children learning nautical lessons, contemporary and historical architecture, lakes, rural areas, churches, castles, garbage boats, ski lifts, camping. Also shown are several maps of trade routes.

Supplementary materials: publicity materials, still photographs, sound recording of lecture

Legacy keywords: Tourism ; Animals cattle Italy ; Agriculture farms fields Italy ; Architecture churches St. Mark's Basilica Italy ; Architecture castles the Doge's Palace Italy ; Architecture palaces Italy ; Architecture Ravenna Monastary Italy ; Art artistry artists Italy ; Commerce markets fruit cheese Italy ; Crafts lace tatting Italy ; Crafts sewing needlework Italy ; Crafts tile mosaic Byzantine Italy ; Education nautical Italy ; Industry markets Italy ; Industry glassmaking Italy ; Industry woodworking Italy ; Transportation canals Italy
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1991.20.27
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Thayer Soule Travel Lecture Films collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Thayer Soule Travel Lecture Films collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9da8dc0c2-4a75-41be-b179-a62ee1a7ebd8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1991-20-ref28

Footloose in France

Collection Creator:
Soule, Thayer  Search this
Extent:
2 Film reels (1 hour 24 minutes, color silent; 3,110 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1960
Scope and Contents:
Edited film documents travel in France. Locales shown include Paris (Louvre, Montmartre, Left Bank, Sunday bird market, and Versailles); Rouen; Normandy; Mont-Saint-Michel; Brittany; Chateaux of the Loire Valley (Villandry, Amboise, Chambord, Chenonceaux, and Azay-le-Rideau); Limoges; cave of Lascaux; Carcassonne; Roman ruins (amphitheater at Nimes and Le Pont du Gard); Avignon; Gypsy festival at Saintes Maries de la Mer; Rivera (Cannes, Nice, Monaco, and Monte Carlo); Lyon; Alsace; Nancy; and Chamonix-Mont Blanc.

Supplementary materials: publicity materials, still photographs, sound recording of lecture

Legacy keywords: Architecture castle Europe ; Architecture churches Europe ; Architecture France ; Architecture Religious ; Art France ; Vinyards France ; Cave paintings ; Markets France. ; Mountains ; Tourism ; Travel
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1991.20.2
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Thayer Soule Travel Lecture Films collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Thayer Soule Travel Lecture Films collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9e4a964e1-9575-45b4-87b9-a18137a7e262
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1991-20-ref6

Annette Kaufman

Artist:
Lawrence Lebduska, 1894 - 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Annette Kaufman, 1914 - 25 Jan 2016  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 60.3 x 75.6cm (23 3/4 x 29 3/4")
Frame: 76.2 x 91.4 x 3.2cm (30 x 36 x 1 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1932
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Rose  Search this
Architecture\Building\Castle  Search this
Annette Kaufman: Female  Search this
Annette Kaufman: Visual Arts\Art collector  Search this
Annette Kaufman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Louis and Annette Kaufman Trust
Object number:
S/NPG.2007.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45ff6e73e-c6f2-4afb-aecd-000061fa84c6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2007.10

Lady Jane Grey Going to her Execution

Artist:
Edward Harrison May, 1824 - 1887  Search this
Sitter:
Lady Jane Grey  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Height (Estimate): 147.4cm (58 1/16")
Type:
Painting
Place:
France\Île-de-France\Ville de Paris, Départment de\Paris
Date:
1864
Topic:
Exterior\Architecture  Search this
Architecture\Building\Castle  Search this
Lady Jane Grey: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Woodmere Art Museum
Object number:
116 Woodmere
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48ab83de0-fdd3-4cfb-9528-4ede5ec711af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_116_Woodmere

Chateau of Daguerre at Bry-Sur-Marne

Artist:
Meade Brothers Studio, active c. 1840 - c. 1869  Search this
Copy after:
Henry William Mathew Meade, 1822 - 27 Jan 1865  Search this
Associated Person:
Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre, 18 Nov 1787 - 10 Jul 1851  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 7 × 5.5 cm (2 3/4 × 2 3/16")
Sheet: 9.7 × 5.7 cm (3 13/16 × 2 1/4")
Mount: 10.2 × 6.2 cm (4 × 2 7/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1860 (after 1853 daguerreotype)
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Architecture\Building\Castle  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Emerson Lyons
Object number:
AD/NPG.85.8
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm439b9bd6e-fab3-4e38-a300-69b16f6c7cd6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.85.8

Villa Malta, Rome

Artist:
Sanford Robinson Gifford, born Greenfield, NY 1823-died New York City 1880  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
13 1/4 x 27 3/8 in. (33.6 x 69.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1879
Topic:
Cityscape\Italy\Rome  Search this
Architecture Exterior\castle\Villa Malta  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of William T. Evans
Object number:
1909.9.9
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, East Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e744f94b-0135-4e38-9c1b-b224f8a1c460
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1909.9.9

The Great Tapestry Hall, Hampton Court Palace

Artist:
Leon R. Pescheret, born Chiswick, England 1892-died 1961  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
13 1/2 x 10 3/4 in. (34.3 x 27.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1935
Topic:
Object\art object\tapestry  Search this
Architecture Interior\detail\window  Search this
Architecture Interior\castle\Hampton Court Palace  Search this
Landscape\England\East Molesey  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.648
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78db2ea68-2e95-40b3-8051-45c9b51e6db0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.648

Cowdry Castle, Sussex

Artist:
Edward Ertz, born Canfield, IL 1862-died Pulborough, England 1954  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 7 3/4 x 9 7/8 in. (19.8 x 25.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Architecture\bridge  Search this
Landscape\England\Sussex  Search this
Architecture Exterior\castle\Cowdry Castle  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.91
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk729aaad7d-26fc-4a7a-bd55-662728c6d307
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.91

Compton Castle, Devonshire, England

Artist:
Cass Gilbert, born Zanesville, OH 1858-died Brockenhurst, England 1934  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 x 18 in. (30.5 x 45.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1928
Topic:
Landscape\road\path  Search this
Landscape\England\Devonshire  Search this
Architecture Exterior\castle\Compton Castle  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Emily Finch Gilbert through Julia Post Bastedo, executor
Object number:
1962.13.62
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7629b9c15-b55c-4b5d-8e44-7a868a3933e0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.13.62

Arches of Palace of Nero

Artist:
Cass Gilbert, born Zanesville, OH 1858-died Brockenhurst, England 1934  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 17 7/8 x 12 in. (45.5 x 30.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1933
Topic:
Architecture\ruins  Search this
Cityscape\Italy\Rome  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\arch  Search this
Architecture Exterior\castle\Palace of Nero  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Emily Finch Gilbert through Julia Post Bastedo, executor
Object number:
1962.13.67
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cdb6c9d8-607b-4399-ade5-eb037e4cf032
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.13.67

Verdun Medal (reverse)

Artist:
Anthony de Francisci, born Palermo, Italy 1887-died New York City 1964  Search this
Medium:
patinated copper
Dimensions:
4 in. (10.2 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1920
Topic:
Allegory\place\Verdun  Search this
History\France\World War I  Search this
Architecture Exterior\castle  Search this
Emblem\Fleur-de-lis  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Anthony de Francisci
Object number:
1966.51.73
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a62a7321-9313-491e-ac6f-d93732bd0967
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.51.73

Tsu Hsi's Palace

Artist:
Harry Soviak, born Lorain, OH 1935-died New York City 1984  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
sheet: 19 7/8 x 27 3/4 in. (50.5 x 70.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1968
Topic:
Architecture\detail\window  Search this
Architecture\design  Search this
Architecture Interior\castle\Tsu Hsi Palace  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Atelier Mourlot Ltd.
Object number:
1969.2.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70dd8babb-605a-4c86-857f-d3e228f2bac4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1969.2.19

Landscape

Artist:
William James Linton, born London, England 1812-died CT 1897  Search this
Copy after:
Homer Dodge Martin, born Albany, NY 1836-died St. Paul, MN 1897  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving
Dimensions:
image: 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Landscape\forest  Search this
Architecture Exterior\castle  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Museum of American History, Division of Graphic Arts, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1971.240
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72c70ef07-9f24-4b62-be52-9f8fc50bc931
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.240

Le Chateau de Chevenevase

Artist:
Solon H. Borglum, born Ogden, UT 1868-died Stamford, CT 1922  Search this
Medium:
pencil
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 x 9 in. (30.5 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
09/1900
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Architecture Exterior\castle  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Mervyn Davies
Object number:
1971.446.188
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk796bc2ec6-f4a0-460a-9222-f7f459755db7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.446.188

Le Chateau de Chevenevase

Artist:
Solon H. Borglum, born Ogden, UT 1868-died Stamford, CT 1922  Search this
Medium:
pencil, conte
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 x 9 in. (30.5 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1900
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\door  Search this
Architecture Exterior\castle  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Mervyn Davies
Object number:
1971.446.189
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74a5d1622-9305-4ccb-b038-31845c22a3d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.446.189

Le Chateau de Chevenevase

Artist:
Solon H. Borglum, born Ogden, UT 1868-died Stamford, CT 1922  Search this
Medium:
pencil
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 x 9 in. (30.5 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1900
Topic:
Architecture Exterior\castle\Chateau de Chevenevase  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Mervyn Davies
Object number:
1971.446.191
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e75734da-ef84-4e4e-affd-cb1beebc8788
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.446.191

(Old Castle and Trees)

Artist:
Thomas Moran, born Bolton, England 1837-died Santa Barbara, CA 1926  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 8 7/8 x 12 in. (22.7 x 30.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1880-1890
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Figure  Search this
Architecture Exterior\castle  Search this
Architecture Exterior\ruins  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Museum of American History, Division of Graphic Arts, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1973.122.71
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk720eeee31-56c2-4e79-b714-2cc8afeb0025
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.122.71

In the Gardens of the Villa Palmieri

Artist:
Carroll Beckwith, born Hannibal, MO 1852-died New York City 1917  Search this
Medium:
oil on wood
Dimensions:
13 3/4 x 10 1/4 in. (34.9 x 26.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1910
Topic:
Landscape\park\Gardens of Villa Palmieri  Search this
Landscape\Italy\Rome  Search this
Architecture Exterior\castle\Villa Palmieri  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from Cooper-Hewitt Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1974.69.14
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 5A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e0f15f52-37f4-4658-a4f6-dd6992296d6e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.69.14

Palazzo Barberini, Rome

Artist:
Carroll Beckwith, born Hannibal, MO 1852-died New York City 1917  Search this
Medium:
oil on wood
Dimensions:
8 3/4 x 4 3/4 in. (22.2 x 12.1 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1910
Topic:
Cityscape\Italy\Rome  Search this
Architecture Exterior\castle\Barberini Palace  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from Cooper-Hewitt Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1974.69.6
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 5A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7fcd90e5d-e243-4d91-a027-4c4889b02db5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.69.6

In Giorgione's Land

Artist:
Donald Shaw MacLaughlan, born Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada 1876-died Marrakesh, Morocco 19  Search this
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure\full length  Search this
Landscape\forest  Search this
Architecture Exterior\castle  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Moune G.H. Webster
Object number:
1974.85.62
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74ae2c581-ff21-40c1-bc9e-f6f23a0b9d4d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.85.62

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