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Printing Press

Artist:
Howard Cook, born Springfield, MA 1901-died Santa Fe, NM 1980  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 2 5/8 x 1 7/8 in. (6.6 x 4.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1928
Topic:
Architecture\machine\printing press  Search this
Architecture Interior\detail\window  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Barbara Latham Cook
Copyright:
© 1928, Barbara Latham Cook
Object number:
1984.69.71
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Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk766143a5e-c390-4215-a1d5-4b6d5a5aff75
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edanmdm:saam_1984.69.71

Greeting Page, 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:
Animal\bird  Search this
Animal\insect\butterfly  Search this
Architecture\machine\printing press  Search this
Object\art object\drawing  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Hakuta Family in honor of Elizabeth Broun
Object number:
2016.52.1.3
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73251c938-af05-4fff-8178-7e7525116ae0
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edanmdm:saam_2016.52.1.3

The Presses

Artist:
Joseph Pennell, born Philadelphia, PA 1857-died New York City 1926  Search this
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\machine\printing press  Search this
Architecture Interior\industry\factory  Search this
Occupation\industry\printing  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William S. Benedict in memory of her parents, Sophie and Carl Boschwitz
Object number:
1977.110.4
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71f453cd5-ed17-46ab-9360-1f8d24fc14b9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1977.110.4
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Assembly line at the American Can Company

Artist:
Elinor Cahn, born Baltimore, MD 1925-died Baltimore, MD 2020  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:
1980
Topic:
Figure female\full length  Search this
Cityscape\Maryland\Baltimore  Search this
Architecture\machine\printing press  Search this
Architecture Interior\industry\factory  Search this
Occupation\industry\printing  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.263
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d7b1144d-ab52-48e5-b909-9c016674cda7
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edanmdm:saam_1983.63.263

Charles White

Artist:
Eleanor Modrakowska, born College Point, NY 1879-died ca. 1955  Search this
Sitter:
Charles White  Search this
Medium:
drypoint
Dimensions:
14 x 10 in. (35.6 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Occupation\art\printmaker  Search this
Architecture\machine\printing press  Search this
Dress\accessory\apron  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.620
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GUID:
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edanmdm:saam_1935.13.620

Studio Interior no. 1

Artist:
Armin Landeck, born Crandon, WI 1905-died Torrington, CT 1984  Search this
Medium:
drypoint on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 8 x 10 5/8 in. (20.3 x 27.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1935
Topic:
Architecture\machine\printing press  Search this
Object\furniture\desk  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
Object\furniture\stove  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1975.7.1
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Usage conditions apply
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Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76d81a9da-de79-4db7-87d7-251ba2f0f234
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.7.1

Graphic Arts [December]

Artist:
Louis Lozowick, born Ludvinovka, Russia 1892-died South Orange, NJ 1973  Search this
Printer:
George C. Miller, born New York City 1894-died Burlington, VT 1965  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 9 7/8 x 13 in. (25.0 x 32.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1943
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\industry  Search this
Architecture\machine\printing press  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Adele Lozowick
Copyright:
© 1943, Lee Lozowick
Object number:
1988.65.33
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk788f9259a-5aa4-4d91-9b45-2aa6fb71c0be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1988.65.33

The Printing Industry (study for mural, Springfield, Ohio Post Office)

Artist:
Herman Henry Wessel, born Vincennes, IN 1878-died 1969  Search this
Medium:
tempera and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 30 x 20 in. (76.1 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1936
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Architecture\machine\printing press  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Occupation\industry\printing  Search this
Cityscape\Ohio\Springfield  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.105
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Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk719b543e5-20f1-4182-be32-d52bc5121d7b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.105

Hayter Discovers Viscosity Printing, from the series A History of Printmaking

Artist:
Warrington Colescott, born Oakland, CA 1921  Search this
Medium:
color intaglio on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 21 7/8 x 27 3/4 in. (55.5 x 70.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1976
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Recreation\courting  Search this
Occupation\art\printmaker  Search this
Cartoon\political  Search this
Architecture\machine\printing press  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio\Hayter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Thomas L. Carter
Object number:
1994.97.6
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76a924566-1b45-42e2-b222-b660f4814b01
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.97.6

Meriden Stinehour

Artist:
Lance Hidy, born La Grande, OR 1946  Search this
Stephen Harvard, born Rochester, MN 1948-died Lancaster, NH 1988  Search this
Publisher:
Meriden Grauvre  Search this
Printer:
Meriden Grauvre  Search this
Sitter:
Stephen Stinehour  Search this
John McCormack  Search this
Medium:
offset lithograph and letterpress on paper
Dimensions:
each panel: 30 x 10 in. (76.2 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1983
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Architecture\machine\printing press  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Object\art tool\camera  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Copyright:
© 1983, Lance Hidy
Object number:
1998.27A-B
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GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1998.27A-B

Robert Wolfe Journalism Honor Medal (obverse)

Artist:
Anthony de Francisci, born Palermo, Italy 1887-died New York City 1964  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 3/4 in. (7.0 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal-Sample
Date:
ca. 1925
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Dress\historic\classical dress  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\literature  Search this
Occupation\writer\journalist  Search this
Architecture\machine\printing press  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Object\other\wreath  Search this
Object\other\writing tool  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Anthony de Francisci
Object number:
1966.51.74
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b59039ee-66c3-43f4-b901-6dc7799f91bd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.51.74

At George C. Miller and Son, Lithographers

Artist:
Prentiss Taylor, born Washington, DC 1907-died Washington, DC 1991  Search this
Medium:
color lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 18 1/4 x 35 1/8 in. (46.5 x 89.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1961
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\art\printmaker  Search this
Architecture\machine\printing press  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1974.107.1
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b8dba811-719f-40bf-8f72-0db12038b099
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.107.1

Free Press Sketch, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Walter, Joseph 1896-1987  Search this
Type:
Sculptures
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Printing  Search this
Architecture--Machine--Printing Press  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Recreation--Leisure--Reading  Search this
Study  Search this
Control number:
IAS 71501347
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_472753

William Tyndale Printing the Bible [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Oakley, Violet 1874-1961  Search this
Photographic firm:
Curtis & Cameron  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1906
Topic:
Occupation--Industry--Printing  Search this
History--England  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Manuscript  Search this
Architecture--Machine--Printing Press  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001575
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_139425

Printing Press [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Alexander, John White 1856-1915  Search this
Photographic firm:
Curtis & Cameron  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print : black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1896, 1899
Topic:
Figure group--Male  Search this
Object--Written Matter  Search this
Architecture--Machine--Printing Press  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC000095
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_136907

The Printing Industry (Mural Study, Springfield, Ohio Post Office), (painting)

Painter:
Wessel, Herman H. 1878-1969  Search this
Medium:
Tempera and pencil on paperboard
Type:
Paintings
Paintings-Mural
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1974.28.105
Date:
1936
Topic:
Figure group--Male  Search this
Architecture interior--Industry  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Printing  Search this
Architecture--Machine--Printing Press  Search this
Study  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08585778
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_476203

American Institute of Graphic Arts Medal (reverse) [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Title:
Printers and Engravers Medal, [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)
Artist:
Fraser, James Earle 1876-1953  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Printing  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Printing  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Architecture--Machine--Printing Press  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0000841
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Photograph Archives
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_127551
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Benjamin Franklin Medal [sculpture] / (photographed by De Witt Ward)

Artist:
French, Daniel Chester 1850-1931  Search this
Photographer:
Ward, De Witt d. 1937  Search this
Subject:
Franklin, Benjamin  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Political--Diplomat  Search this
Occupation--Political--Statesman  Search this
Occupation--Writer--Author  Search this
Occupation--Science--Inventor  Search this
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Printing  Search this
Architecture--Machine--Printing Press  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Printing  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0000950
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Photograph Archives
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_127658
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Benjamin Franklin (detail of one of the pedestal reliefs) [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Artist:
Greenough, Richard Saltonstall 1819-1904  Search this
Subject:
Franklin, Benjamin  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Modeled 1855. Dedicated Sept. 17, 1856. Plaques cast 1856-1857. Memorial rededicated Sept. 18, 1865
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Portrait male--Child  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Printing  Search this
Architecture--Machine--Printing Press  Search this
Architecture interior--Industry  Search this
Figure group--Male  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001158
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Photograph Archives
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_127871
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Joseph Pennell at work in his studio at Aldephi Terrace, London [photograph] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Photographic firm:
Peter A. Juley & Son  Search this
Subject:
Pennell, Joseph  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Between 1910-1926
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Portrait male--Occupation--Artist  Search this
Occupation--Art--Printmaker  Search this
Occupation--Art--Illustrator  Search this
Architecture interior--Studio--Pennell  Search this
Architecture--Machine--Printing Press  Search this
Object--Art Object--Print  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0002045
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_2045

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