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Good Friday Chasuble

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Type:
Decorative Arts-Fiber
Date:
15th century
Topic:
Animal\bird  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Object\other\torch  Search this
Object\tool\ladder  Search this
Object\other\lantern  Search this
Object number:
1916.6.36A-B
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Department:
Decorative Arts
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7176d1c25-2757-4149-a099-6c08e2bb9dfd
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edanmdm:saam_1916.6.36A-B

Drawing

Artist:
S. Conca, Italian, n.d.  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Religion\saint  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.7.159
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CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk726c4f3ee-4335-4283-b00b-958697c7aa29
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edanmdm:saam_1929.7.159

Etui

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
enamel, metal, and ivory
Dimensions:
height: 3 3/4 in. (9.6 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Date:
1750-1800
Topic:
Figure group\nude  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.8.245.83
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CC0
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Department:
Decorative Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d50f7354-d42d-48f3-91e9-e3d32ac95388
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edanmdm:saam_1929.8.245.83

Andrew Jackson

Artist:
Ralph Eleaser Whiteside Earl, born ca. 1788-died Nashville, TN 1838  Search this
Sitter:
Andrew Jackson  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
102 1/2 x 70 3/4 in. (260.4 x 179.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1836-1837
Topic:
Landscape\building  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Occupation\political\president  Search this
Occupation\military\soldier  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Object\furniture\chair  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
Object number:
1954.11.12
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b8d322c5-6f0a-4514-a237-deb25eea406d
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edanmdm:saam_1954.11.12

Sketch of Greek Head, Capitals

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
pencil
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Study  Search this
Figure male\head  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Greek  Search this
Study\sculpture study  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.212
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Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk757825df3-638b-490f-9e59-90e37a0a500f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.212

A City of Ancient Greece

Artist:
J. W. Appleton, English, active 1834-1841  Search this
Copy after:
William Linton, English, born Liverpool, England 1791-died London, England 1876  Search this
Medium:
engraving
Dimensions:
no measurements
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\boat  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Cityscape\Greece  Search this
Architecture Exterior\classical  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Nigel Cholmeley-Jones
Object number:
1967.54.37
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f81d0160-157f-4681-9190-6f5a9888e503
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.54.37

Workers, Drawings of Detail for Columns, Lenin Monument

Artist:
William Zorach, born Eurburg, Lithuania 1889-died Bath, ME 1966  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
10 7/8 x 21 3/4 in. (27.6 x 55.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\industry  Search this
Study  Search this
Still life\tool  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Monument\memorial\Lenin  Search this
Study\sculpture study  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dahlov Ipcar and Tessim Zorach
Object number:
1968.154.274
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Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7871473f6-7603-49e1-b89e-ab7dcd2ee853
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.154.274

Xmas Greetings

Artist:
William Zorach, born Eurburg, Lithuania 1889-died Bath, ME 1966  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 3/4 x 8 1/2 in. (22.3 x 21.7 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
after 1912
Topic:
Figure male\child  Search this
Ceremony\holiday\Christmas  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Object\written matter\letter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dahlov Ipcar and Tessim Zorach
Object number:
1968.154.448
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Department:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ffd00c78-c154-4799-a425-708cf95d8db8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.154.448

The Pretty Girl of Orta, Italy

Artist:
Herman A. Webster, born New York City 1878-died France 1970  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink, ink wash, watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 x 11 1/8 in. (20.3 x 28.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1935
Topic:
Figure group\female  Search this
Animal\bird\chicken  Search this
Architecture\detail\arch  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Cityscape\Italy\Orta  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Moune G.H. Webster
Object number:
1973.124.88
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Department:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7bc848d23-a703-4fed-941e-752cdba74bb3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.124.88

Untitled (mural study--detail of mock up framed with columns)

Artist:
Grant Wright Christian, born Edinburg, IN 1911-died 1989  Search this
Medium:
tempera on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 36 x 17 1/2 in. (91.4 x 44.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1935
Topic:
Study\mural study  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Indiana  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.328
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71d3430d6-c18d-4ac3-a0b3-412257c63d5f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.328

Three Cats and the Roman Empire

Artist:
Prentiss Taylor, born Washington, DC 1907-died Washington, DC 1991  Search this
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Animal\cat  Search this
History\ancient\Rome  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Architecture\classical\Coliseum  Search this
Fantasy\animal\cat  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Irina A. Reed
Object number:
1974.44.1
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Department:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75e5eb051-c0b1-4eb8-b738-7cb7b985d740
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.44.1

Chicago, Frontispiece

Artist:
Donald Shaw MacLaughlan, born Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada 1876-died Marrakesh, Morocco 19  Search this
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Moune G.H. Webster
Object number:
1974.85.78
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7084c4ad2-ef80-4db6-8bda-2b04ab039182
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.85.78

Reverent Grove

Artist:
Edward T. Smyth, born New York City 1916  Search this
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Monument\fountain  Search this
Architecture\detail\sculpture  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1977.47.125
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk779a49416-9c9a-4615-b542-e1cfe26d2586
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1977.47.125

House of the Lord Forever

Artist:
Hilda Katz, born New York City 1909-died 1997  Search this
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Figure\fragment\eye  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist in memory of her parents, Max and Lina Katz
Object number:
1978.109.36
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Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77312dd86-f2f7-490a-8f7e-bd749dff65ba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1978.109.36

Study for Scene in the Daughter of Heaven, Santa Fe, 1915

Artist:
William Penhallow Henderson, born Medford, MA 1877-died Tesuque, NM 1943  Search this
Medium:
pastel
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Study  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Landscape\New Mexico\Santa Fe  Search this
Animal\bird\flamingo  Search this
Architecture\detail\awning  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Alice H. Rossin
Object number:
1982.1.27
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c170f6a4-365e-4648-beb7-471452a13d6d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1982.1.27

Study for Scene in the Daughter of Heaven, Santa Fe, 1915

Artist:
William Penhallow Henderson, born Medford, MA 1877-died Tesuque, NM 1943  Search this
Medium:
pastel
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Study  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Landscape\New Mexico\Santa Fe  Search this
Animal\bird\flamingo  Search this
Architecture\detail\awning  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Alice H. Rossin
Object number:
1982.1.28
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d5ac441a-4aab-49a8-a79b-7ecdf3158385
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1982.1.28

Steps of the Temple

Artist:
Eve Sonneman, born Chicago, IL 1946  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 4 1/2 x 12 7/8 in. (11.6 x 32.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1971
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Children  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
©1971, Eve Sonneman
Object number:
1983.63.1285
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7662ab8f5-94ff-407d-ac8d-943dbce9ac98
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.1285

Responsibility, from the Early Series

Artist:
Gyorgy Kepes, born Selyp, Hungary 1906-died Cambridge, MA 2001  Search this
Medium:
gouache and airbrush on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 20 x 15 in. (50.7 x 38.1 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1938
Topic:
Architecture\industry\factory  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Allegory\quality\prudence  Search this
Occupation\sport\boxing  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America
Object number:
1984.124.155
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7525ea413-b47b-4913-9804-103292ccc19e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1984.124.155

"Property and labor in different classes are essentially antagonistic; but property and labor in the same class are essentially fraternal...Education, then, beyond all other devices of human origin, is the great equalizer."--Horace Mann on the nature of education. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.

Artist:
Honoré Sharrer, born West Point, NY 1920-died Washington, DC 2009  Search this
Medium:
gouache on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 19 1/2 x 15 1/8 in. (49.6 x 38.3 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1951
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\education\student  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\education  Search this
Still life\written matter\book  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America
Object number:
1984.124.269
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Department:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7beed4801-9b45-403a-88df-e71806065902
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1984.124.269

"This liberty to discover and pursue a natural happiness, this liberty to grow wise and live in friendship with the gods and with one another, was the liberty vindicated at Thermopylae by martyrdom and at Salamis by victory."--George Santayana, Soliloquies in England, 1925. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.

Artist:
Carol Summers, born Kingston, NY 1925-died Santa Cruz, CA 2016  Search this
Medium:
color woodcut on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 1/8 x 12 1/2 in. (38.4 x 31.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1957-1958
Topic:
Landscape\weather\sun  Search this
Fantasy\winged being  Search this
Architecture\detail\column  Search this
Allegory\other\liberation  Search this
Architecture Exterior\classical\temple  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America
Object number:
1984.124.281
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7dd6eb5e4-0cef-4840-b31f-b9d3c526161a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1984.124.281

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