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Fired On

Artist:
Frederic Remington, born Canton, NY 1861-died Ridgefield, CT 1909  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
27 1/8 x 40 in. (68.8 x 101.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1907
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\time\night  Search this
Landscape\water  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
State of being\evil\war  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of William T. Evans
Object number:
1910.9.13
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Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way (mural study, U.S. Capitol)

Artist:
Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze, born Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany 1816-died Washington, DC 1868  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
33 1/4 x 43 3/8 in. (84.5 x 110.1 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1861
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Indian  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Allegory\other\civilization  Search this
Travel\land\stagecoach  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Sara Carr Upton
Object number:
1931.6.1
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Communication during the Period of Exploration (panel number 2) (mural study, Phoenix, Arizona Post Office)

Artist:
Oscar Edmund Berninghaus, born St. Louis, MO 1874-died Taos, NM 1952  Search this
Medium:
ink, graphite and opaque watercolor on fiberboard: masonite
Dimensions:
17 5/8 x 60 7/8 in. (44.7 x 154.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1937-1938
Topic:
Landscape\plain  Search this
Indian  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Landscape\New Mexico  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\technology  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Arizona  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.43
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edanmdm:saam_1962.8.43

Pioneer Group at the Red Rock Line--1845 (mural study, Knoxville, Iowa Post Office)

Artist:
Marvin Beerbohm, born Toronto, ON 1908-died North Olmstead, OH 1981  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
17 x 32 1/2 in. (43.2 x 82.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1940
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Travel\land  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Iowa  Search this
Landscape\Iowa\Knoxville  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.48
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Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 36A
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Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c48eea69-00e0-435b-aae1-73cc5cfbb3c0
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edanmdm:saam_1962.8.48

Early Hobart (mural study for Hobart, Indiana Post Office)

Artist:
William Adelbert Dolwick, born Lakewood, OH 1909-died Eufaula, AL 1993  Search this
Medium:
gouache on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 1/2 x 30 1/16 in. (41.9 x 73.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1938
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Indian  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Cityscape\street\square  Search this
Cityscape\Indiana\Hobart  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\store  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.50
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edanmdm:saam_1962.8.50

Pioneers Arriving in Marshall by Wagon Trains (mural study, Marshall, Minnesota Post Office)

Artist:
Henry Holmstrom, born Nybro, Sweden 1900-died Minneapolis, MN 1981  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
13 3/4 x 31 1/2 in. (35.0 x 79.9 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1938
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\Minnesota\Marshall  Search this
Travel\land\covered wagon  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Minnesota  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.72
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edanmdm:saam_1962.8.72

San Rafael Creek--1851 (mural study, San Rafael, California Post Office)

Artist:
Oscar Galgiani, born Stockton, CA 1903-died Stockton, CA 1994  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
8 x 26 in. (20.3 x 66.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1937
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\river\San Rafael Creek  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\California  Search this
Landscape\California\San Rafael  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.75
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edanmdm:saam_1962.8.75

Early Mail Service and Construction of Railroads (mural study, Commerce, Georgia Post Office)

Artist:
Philip Guston, born Montreal, Quebec, Canada 1913-died Woodstock, NY 1980  Search this
Medium:
tempera on fiberboard
Dimensions:
12 x 26 in. (30.5 x 66.1 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1938
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\industry\construction  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Recreation\leisure\reading  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Occupation\service\postman  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Georgia  Search this
Landscape\Georgia\Commerce  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\post office  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.77
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Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 36A
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70497df3b-f8ad-4013-9aae-8617e993bafd
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edanmdm:saam_1962.8.77

Pioneers Tilling Soil and Building Log Cabin (mural study, Carthage, Illinois Post Office)

Artist:
Karl Kelpe, born Germany 1898-died Elmwood Park, IL 1973  Search this
Medium:
tempera on paperboard
Dimensions:
15 1/2 x 34 in. (39.4 x 86.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1938
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\industry\construction  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Architecture\domestic\cottage  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\wagon  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Illinois  Search this
Occupation\other\pioneer  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.84
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edanmdm:saam_1962.8.84

Coronado's Exploration Party in the Palo Duro Canyon (Mural Study, Amarillo, Texas Post Office)

Artist:
Julius Woeltz, born San Antonio, TX 1911-died San Antonio, TX 1956  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
10 3/8 x 40 in. (26.3 x 101.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1941
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Landscape\Texas  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Spanish  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\canyon\Palo Duro Canyon  Search this
History\United States\exploration  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Texas  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.54
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edanmdm:saam_1965.18.54

Daniel Boone

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Daniel Boone  Search this
Medium:
bronze on marble base
Dimensions:
8 1/4 in. (21.0 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Occupation\other\explorer  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.53
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edanmdm:saam_1966.47.53

Pioneers Sketch

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
7 1/8 x 8 x 4 3/4 in. (18.1 x 20.4 x 12.0 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1961
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Study\sculpture model  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.87
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75be09cca-57dc-45bc-8a8f-8900e5a28f5a
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edanmdm:saam_1966.47.87

Pioneer Woman

Artist:
Bryant Baker, born London, England 1881-died New York City 1970  Search this
Founder:
Roman Bronze Works, Inc.  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
32 x 15 x 16 1/8 in. (81.3 x 38.1 x 41.1 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
modeled 1927, cast 1968
Topic:
Recreation\leisure\strolling  Search this
Figure group\female and child  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Dress\historic\pioneer dress  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1968.126
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edanmdm:saam_1968.126

Pioneer Family (model for)

Artist:
William Zorach, born Eurburg, Lithuania 1889-died Bath, ME 1966  Search this
Medium:
plaster/cast and patinated
Dimensions:
23 1/2 x 16 1/4 x 10 3/4 in. (59.7 x 41.2 x 27.3 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1927
Topic:
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Figure group\family\nude  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Tessim Zorach and Dahlov Ipcar
Object number:
1968.154.121
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edanmdm:saam_1968.154.121

Pioneer Woman of Texas

Artist:
Leo Friedlander, born New York City 1888-died White Plains, NY 1966  Search this
Medium:
plaster
Dimensions:
26 1/4 x 8 1/2 x 9 3/4 in. (66.5 x 21.5 x 24.8 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
History\United States\Texas  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Gordon D. Friedlander
Object number:
1971.148
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edanmdm:saam_1971.148

Going West

Artist:
Jackson Pollock, born Cody, WY 1912-died East Hampton, NY 1956  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
15 1/8 x 20 3/4 in. (38.3 x 52.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934-1935
Topic:
Landscape\celestial\moon  Search this
Figure  Search this
Landscape\time\night  Search this
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Western  Search this
Animal\mule  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Thomas Hart Benton
Object number:
1973.149.1
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edanmdm:saam_1973.149.1

Stockade Builders and Moving Westward (mural study, Red Cloud, Nebraska Post Office)

Artist:
Archie Musick, born Kirksville, MO 1902-died 1978  Search this
Medium:
tempera on wood
Dimensions:
26 x 44 in. (66.0 x 111.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1939-1940
Topic:
Figure(s) in exterior  Search this
Landscape\Nebraska  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Indian  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Architecture Exterior\military\fort  Search this
Occupation\other\pioneer  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.34
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edanmdm:saam_1974.28.34

(Untitled) (Settlers)

Artist:
H. Willard Ortlip, born Norristown, PA 1886-died 1964  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
35 7/8 x 29 7/8 in. (91.1 x 76.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1943
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Travel\land\wagon  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.67
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edanmdm:saam_1974.28.67

Settlers in Collingsworth County (study for mural, Wellington, Texas Post Office)

Artist:
Bernard Arnest, born Denver, CO 1917-died Colorado Springs, CO 1986  Search this
Medium:
oil and pencil on illustration board
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 x 30 in. (40.7 x 76.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1939
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Figure group\male  Search this
Landscape\Texas\Collingsworth County  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.80
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edanmdm:saam_1974.28.80

Early Settlers (mural study, East Detroit, Michigan Post Office)

Artist:
Frank Cassara, born Partinico, Sicily, Italy 1913  Search this
Medium:
tempera, oil and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 3/8 x 29 1/4 in. (34.0 x 74.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1939-1941
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\wagon  Search this
Architecture\machine\farm machine  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Landscape\Michigan\Detroit  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.87
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edanmdm:saam_1974.28.87

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