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East Side

Artist:
Isaac Friedlander, born Mitau, Latvia 1890-died 1969  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper
Dimensions:
11 1/8 in. × 10 in. (28.3 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1931
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Michael J. Ettner
Object number:
2021.88.78
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New York

Artist:
Isaac Friedlander, born Mitau, Latvia 1890-died 1969  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
12 1/2 × 9 1/8 in. (31.8 × 23.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1932
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Michael J. Ettner
Object number:
2021.88.80
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edanmdm:saam_2021.88.80

Mr. and Mrs. Gene Tunney, Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York City

Artist:
Unidentified Photographer (Wide World Photo)  Search this
Sitter:
Gene Tunney  Search this
Polly Tunney  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 9 3/8 x 7 1/2 in. (23.9 x 19.0 cm) image: 8 7/8 x 7 1/8 in. (22.6 x 18.0 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1940
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Occupation\sport\boxing  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Portrait female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Kenneth B. Pearl
Object number:
1997.118.56
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edanmdm:saam_1997.118.56

Italians in Jefferson Park

Artist:
Jerome Myers, born Petersburg, VA 1867-died New York City 1940  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
25 x 30 in. (63.5 x 76.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Italian  Search this
Occupation\vendor  Search this
Recreation\fair  Search this
Landscape\park\Jefferson Park  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Object\toy\balloon  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.65
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CC0
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Painting and Sculpture
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edanmdm:saam_1964.1.65

Boy's Sunday Trip

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
tempera and pen and ink on paper
Dimensions:
14 1/8 x 17 7/8 in. (36.0 x 45.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1939-1942
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Children  Search this
African American  Search this
Cityscape\river\North River  Search this
Architecture\boat\barge  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.1094
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7dc2f22b3-f8a9-4b49-b37b-3ca8403f0b21
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edanmdm:saam_1967.59.1094

High Life, Harlem

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
gouache and pen and ink with pencil on paperboard mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 3/8 x 10 1/2 in. (39.2 x 26.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1939-1940
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
African American  Search this
Recreation\leisure\eating and drinking  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Harlem  Search this
Architecture Interior\commercial\tavern  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.148
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edanmdm:saam_1967.59.148

Street Life, Harlem

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
tempera, pencil, and pen and ink on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 1/8 x 9 1/8 in. (30.8 x 23.2 cm.) irregular
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1939-1940
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
African American  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Harlem  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.149
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk772754f9c-3ce5-499f-b45b-beb0f6a12a86
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edanmdm:saam_1967.59.149

Study for Moon over Harlem

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
recto: tempera, pen and ink, and pencil on paper verso: tempera and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet recto: 18 x 24 in. (45.7 x 60.9 cm) sheet verso: 24 x 18 in. (60.9 x 45.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1943-1944
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Cityscape\time\night  Search this
Figure female\nude  Search this
Study  Search this
African American  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Occupation\service\policeman  Search this
State of being\evil\violence  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Harlem  Search this
State of being\evil\crime  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.151R-V
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk712e6d964-d409-4414-a861-b338f0ebfa2f
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edanmdm:saam_1967.59.151R-V

Street Life, Harlem

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
oil on plywood
Dimensions:
45 5/8 x 38 5/8 in. (116.0 x 98.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1939-1940
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Cityscape\street  Search this
African American  Search this
Cityscape\celestial\moon  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Harlem  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.674
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7bfa9d785-1917-40cf-939f-f3fb0a429b6b
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edanmdm:saam_1967.59.674

The Subway

Artist:
Fritz Eichenberg, born Cologne, Germany 1901-died Peace Dale, RI 1990  Search this
Printer:
Ernest David Roth, born Stuttgart, Germany 1879-died Cambridge, NY 1964  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 6 1/4 x 4 3/4 in. (15.8 x 12.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
African American  Search this
State of being\other\sleep  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\subway  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1981.12.4
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edanmdm:saam_1981.12.4

Sidewalk Ballet Master

Artist:
Don Freeman, born San Diego, CA 1908-died New York City 1978  Search this
Medium:
hand colored offset lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 11 3/8 x 8 3/8 in. (28.9 x 21.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1941
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
African American  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Occupation\service\bootblack  Search this
Object\written matter\graffiti  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Donald Vogler
Object number:
1981.128.2
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk733f8a0ad-b9d9-45f6-80cc-2cebd68a9337
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1981.128.2

Untitled--People on Beach with Ferris Wheel, from the portfolio Photographs of New York

Artist:
Reginald Marsh, born Paris, France 1898-died Dorset, VT 1954  Search this
Publisher:
Middendorf Gallery, active Washington, DC 20th century  Search this
Jem Hom, active ca. 1976  Search this
Printer:
Ron Stark, born Sidney, NY 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 5 x 7 1/4 in. (12.8 x 18.4 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1938-1945, printed 1976
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
African American  Search this
Architecture\commercial\recreation  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Coney Island  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. Katherine Alley and Dr. Richard Flax
Object number:
1982.115.12
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edanmdm:saam_1982.115.12

Untitled--Black Men/"Adam" Storefront, from the portfolio Photographs of New York

Artist:
Reginald Marsh, born Paris, France 1898-died Dorset, VT 1954  Search this
Publisher:
Middendorf Gallery, active Washington, DC 20th century  Search this
Jem Hom, active ca. 1976  Search this
Printer:
Ron Stark, born Sidney, NY 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 5 x 7 1/4 in. (12.8 x 18.4 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1938-1945, printed 1976
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Architecture\commercial\store  Search this
Figure group\male  Search this
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. Katherine Alley and Dr. Richard Flax
Object number:
1982.115.4
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk750271a0d-ecc9-4032-aa7b-502d77a4d1b0
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edanmdm:saam_1982.115.4

Native Ground

Artist:
Louis Lozowick, born Ludvinovka, Russia 1892-died South Orange, NJ 1973  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 12 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. (31.6 x 20.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1948
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Figure male\waist length  Search this
Indian  Search this
Dress\ceremonial\Indian dress  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Adele Lozowick
Copyright:
© 1948, Lee Lozowick
Object number:
1982.59.4
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edanmdm:saam_1982.59.4

Brazilian Festival, New York City

Artist:
Tod Papageorge, born Portsmouth, NH 1940  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 18 7/8 x 12 5/8 in. (48.1 x 32.0 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1978
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Dress\costume  Search this
Figure female\waist length  Search this
Ceremony\festival  Search this
Brazilian  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Virginia Zabriskie
Copyright:
© 1984, Tod Papageorge
Object number:
1983.110.6
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.110.6

The Chinese Westerner (from series, Chinatown)

Artist:
Eve Sonneman, born Chicago, IL 1946  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1971
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Figure group\male  Search this
Recreation\leisure\smoking  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Chinese  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Manhattan  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Chinatown  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
©1971, Eve Sonneman
Object number:
1983.63.1295
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edanmdm:saam_1983.63.1295

Rhythm Band--Harlem

Artist:
Elizabeth Olds, born Minneapolis, MN 1896-died Sarasota, FL 1991  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 10 x 14 in. (25.4 x 35.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1937
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
African American  Search this
Performing arts\music\drum  Search this
Performing arts\music\trombone  Search this
Performing arts\music\tuba  Search this
Performing arts\music\saxophone  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1984.31.6
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edanmdm:saam_1984.31.6

Untitled--Gypsy Den, from the portfolio Photographs of New York

Artist:
Reginald Marsh, born Paris, France 1898-died Dorset, VT 1954  Search this
Publisher:
Middendorf Gallery, active Washington, DC 20th century  Search this
Jem Hom, active ca. 1976  Search this
Printer:
Ron Stark, born Sidney, NY 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 1/4 x 5 in. (18.4 x 12.8 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1938-1945, printed 1976
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Architecture\detail\door  Search this
Gypsy  Search this
Occupation\occult\fortune teller  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Douglas Kenyon
Object number:
1986.94.1
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.94.1

Untitled--People on Beach with Ferris Wheel, from the portfolio Photographs of New York

Artist:
Reginald Marsh, born Paris, France 1898-died Dorset, VT 1954  Search this
Publisher:
Middendorf Gallery, active Washington, DC 20th century  Search this
Jem Hom, active ca. 1976  Search this
Printer:
Ron Stark, born Sidney, NY 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 5 x 7 1/4 in. (12.8 x 18.4 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1938-1945, printed 1976
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Landscape\beach  Search this
African American  Search this
Architecture\commercial\recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Douglas Kenyon
Object number:
1986.94.25
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.94.25

IRT 2, New York City

Artist:
Danny Lyon, born New York City 1942  Search this
Printer:
Guzman  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 8 1/2 x 12 3/4 in. (21.6 x 32.4 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1980, printed 1982
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
African American  Search this
Travel\land\subway  Search this
Object\other\sign  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by Mrs. Marshall Langhorne
Object number:
1988.52.6
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1988.52.6

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