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Apocalypse '42

Artist:
Viktor Schreckengost, born Sebring, OH 1906-died Tallahassee, FL 2008  Search this
Sitter:
Adolf Hitler  Search this
Mussolini  Search this
Hirohito  Search this
Medium:
terracotta and glaze with engobe
Dimensions:
15 3/8 x 20 3/8 x 8 1/8 in. (39.1 x 51.8 x 20.6 cm.)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Ceramic
Crafts
Date:
1942
Topic:
Allegory\death  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Last Judgment  Search this
Allegory\civic\fascism  Search this
Portrait male\caricature  Search this
Portrait male\caricature  Search this
Portrait male\caricature  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1985.92.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Renwick Gallery
On View:
Renwick Gallery, 2nd Floor, Room 203
Renwick Gallery, 2nd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7603a81cc-7b91-48cd-9822-6f959e6e74e9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.92.1

Female Angler Fish with Parasitic Male

Artist:
Tim Jerman, born Bellefonte, PA 1957-died Logan, OH 2004  Search this
Medium:
flameworked glass
Dimensions:
5 5/8 x 4 3/8 x 1 5/8 in. (14.2 x 11.2 x 4.1 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Glass
Crafts
Date:
1999
Topic:
Animal\fish\angler fish  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Renwick Acquisitions Fund
Object number:
2000.26.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Renwick Gallery
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 56A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk753c09815-5020-4b03-98f6-8c35cb48562e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2000.26.2

Mme. Gruffanuff

Artist:
Joshua C. Taylor, born Hillsboro, OR 1917-died Washington, DC 1981  Search this
Sitter:
Gruffanuff  Search this
Gruffanuff  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and pencil on paper
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Dress\historic  Search this
Dress\costume  Search this
Dress\accessory\fan  Search this
Portrait female\full length  Search this
Portrait female\caricature  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth Johnson and Mrs. Loreine Wuorinen
Object number:
1981.161.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7064f847f-6c16-4bc5-a79a-855813333531
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1981.161.3

Rack Picture for William Malcolm Bunn

Artist:
John F. Peto, born Philadelphia, PA 1854-died Island Heights, NJ 1907  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
24 x 20 in. (61.0 x 50.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1882
Topic:
Still life\art object\photograph  Search this
Still life\written matter\letter  Search this
Still life\written matter\newspaper  Search this
Still life\trompe l'oeil  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Nathaly Baum in memory of Harry Baum
Object number:
1973.148
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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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/vk778b58486-362c-42c4-abad-625fc98d7675
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.148

Shovel Hats

Artist:
Guy Pene du Bois, born Brooklyn, NY 1884-died Boston, MA 1958  Search this
Medium:
oil on plywood
Dimensions:
20 x 14 3/4 in. (50.7 x 37.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1923
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation
Object number:
1986.6.27
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/vk7b979819c-45bf-4539-9a39-c177ab1313b9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.6.27

Senator Dirkson

Artist:
David Levine, born New York City 1926-died New York City 2009  Search this
Sitter:
Everett McKinley Dirkson  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 1/8 x 6 3/4 in. (28.1 x 17.0 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1968
Topic:
Dress\accessory\eye wear  Search this
Portrait male\caricature  Search this
Occupation\political\senator  Search this
Object\flower\marigold  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation
Object number:
1985.30.34
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/vk74c679056-19ac-4736-9baa-73f9d44e0bce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.30.34

The Janitor Who Paints

Artist:
Palmer Hayden, born Widewater, VA 1890-died New York City 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Palmer Hayden  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
39 1/8 x 32 7/8 in. (99.3 x 83.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
Animal\cat  Search this
Figure group\female and child  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Occupation\art\artist  Search this
Occupation\service\janitor  Search this
Architecture Interior\domestic  Search this
Object\art tool\palette  Search this
Portrait male\self portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.57.28
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/vk737cdb8b2-f9e9-48e4-b634-3fcae147aa1a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.57.28

Caricature of William H. Johnson

Artist:
Unidentified (American)  Search this
Formerly attributed to:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
William H. Johnson  Search this
Holcha Krake  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
recto: 10 1/2 x 18 1/8 in. (26.7 x 46.0 cm) irregular verso: 18 1/8 x 10 1/2 in. (46.0 x 26.7 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1935-1938
Topic:
Figure\head  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Occupation\art\artist  Search this
Portrait male\nude\full length  Search this
Portrait female\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.417R-V
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/vk78d3695c0-1721-4250-aad4-9754b3dc895f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.417R-V

Portrait of a Man

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
oil on burlap
Dimensions:
28 1/8 x 23 in. (71.4 x 58.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1935-1938
Topic:
Portrait male\elderly  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.814
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 30B
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77866dca1-0df4-4111-8a65-9d98bb47ed2e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.814

Joseph Webber and Lew Fields from the series, Portraits in Caricature of Stage Personalities

Artist:
Alfred J. Frueh, born Lima, OH 1880-died Sharon, CT 1968  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Weber  Search this
Lew Fields  Search this
Joseph Weber  Search this
Lew Fields  Search this
Medium:
color linoleum cut on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
sight 14 1/8 x 10 3/8 in. (35.9 x 26.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1914-1917
Topic:
Performing arts\theater\performer  Search this
Performing arts\other\comedian  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\caricature  Search this
Portrait male\caricature  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Nora Panzer and Jody Wight
Object number:
1973.178
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk706aa159d-9f2f-487d-a61f-5810c1513da8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.178

Marie Dressler (from series, Portraits in Caricature of Stage Celebrities)

Artist:
Alfred J. Frueh, born Lima, OH 1880-died Sharon, CT 1968  Search this
Sitter:
Marie Dressler  Search this
Marie Dressler  Search this
Medium:
hand-colored linoleum cut on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 14 3/4 x 10 1/2 in. (37.4 x 26.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1914-1917
Topic:
Performing arts\theater\performer  Search this
Dress\accessory\hair ornament  Search this
Portrait female\knee length  Search this
Portrait female\caricature  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1977.4.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk799aa3908-ad6f-4cdc-981a-c9512f9bd1a7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1977.4.2

Untitled (Caricature of Aline Fruhauf)

Artist:
Konrad Cramer, born Wurzburg, Germany 1888-died Woodstock, NY 1963  Search this
Sitter:
Aline Fruhauf  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Portrait female\caricature  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Aline Fruhauf Vollmer
Object number:
1978.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7882b144a-cd73-40df-b2ae-ba5d9eb0f9f5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1978.8

Una, Lady Troubridge

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, born Rome, Italy 1874-died Nice, France 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Una Troubridge  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
50 1/8 x 30 1/8 in. (127.3 x 76.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1924
Topic:
Occupation\other\aristocrat  Search this
Dress\accessory\eye wear  Search this
Portrait female  Search this
Animal\dog\dachshund  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1966.49.6
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/vk77e80e238-9a3a-43ea-b221-c397a0c24fe8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.49.6

Louise Hellstrom

Artist:
Peggy Bacon, born Ridgefield, CT 1895-died Kennebunk, ME 1987  Search this
Sitter:
Louise Hellstrom  Search this
Louise Hellstrom  Search this
Medium:
pastel on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 24 7/8 x 18 7/8 in. (63.1 x 47.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1927
Topic:
Recreation\leisure\smoking  Search this
Portrait female\caricature  Search this
Portrait female\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1976.70
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76ac04a52-2648-4ec0-8d11-83b66252895b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1976.70

Two Artists, One Vision: Kara Walker and Spike Lee

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 18:14:57 +0000
Topic:
Art  Search this
See more posts:
Eye Level Blog
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_e352671641f2a483c60a1b62c230b757

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