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Richard Leakey

Artist:
Carl Fischer, born 1924  Search this
Sitter:
Richard Erskine Frere Leakey, 19 Dec 1944 - 2 Jan 2022  Search this
Medium:
Chromogenic print on paper
Dimensions:
Sight: 50.8 x 33cm (20 x 13")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1977
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Exterior\Landscape\Desert  Search this
Richard Erskine Frere Leakey: Male  Search this
Richard Erskine Frere Leakey: Humanities and Social Sciences\Anthropologist  Search this
Richard Erskine Frere Leakey: Science and Technology\Scientist\Earth Scientist\Paleontologist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC541
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Carl Fischer
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f1a531ab-995e-4736-890b-aa5cd675b2df
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.TC541

Dust Bowl

Artist:
Alexandre Hogue, born Memphis, MO 1898-died Tulsa, OK 1994  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
24 x 32 5/8 in. (61 x 82.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1933
Topic:
Western  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
Architecture\detail\fence  Search this
Disaster\drought  Search this
Landscape\desert  Search this
Architecture\farm\barn  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
Object number:
1969.123
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/vk7da2288bc-2376-43c1-8edb-618e338b4bcd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1969.123

After the Simoon, (painting)

Artist:
Berchere, N.  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Landscape--Desert  Search this
Landscape--Weather--Wind  Search this
Landscape--Foreign  Search this
Control number:
AECI 03022209
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_60106

Georgia O'Keeffe printed material, 1905

Creator:
O'Keeffe, Georgia, 1887-1986  Search this
O'Keeffe, Georgia, 1887-1986  Search this
Topic:
Illustration of books  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Publications  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9206
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211401
AAA_collcode_okeegepm
Theme:
Women
Publications
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211401

Desert Pass

Artist:
Helen Frankenthaler, born New York City 1928-died Darien, CT 2011  Search this
Medium:
acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
38 1/4 x 53 3/4 in. (97.2 x 136.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1976
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Landscape\desert  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Edith S. and Arthur J. Levin
Object number:
2005.5.32
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/vk78424257b-931a-436e-bca7-bac1d4a3e765
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2005.5.32

Las Vegas and Tonopah #12

Artist:
Mark Ruwedel, born Bethlehem, PA 1954  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm) mount: 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1997
Topic:
Landscape\phenomenon\rock formation  Search this
Landscape\desert  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by David S. Purvis
Copyright:
© 1997, Mark Ruwedel
Object number:
2008.12.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e07ac7c2-40bf-49db-b694-ec0683a2accd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2008.12.1

Fernley and Lassen #4

Artist:
Mark Ruwedel, born Bethlehem, PA 1954  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm) mount: 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1996
Topic:
Landscape\phenomenon\rock formation  Search this
Landscape\desert  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by David S. Purvis
Copyright:
© 1996, Mark Ruwedel
Object number:
2008.12.2
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/vk7974fcca6-61a7-4e46-be0c-51dbdb1c4b84
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2008.12.2

Picacho and Colorado River #3

Artist:
Mark Ruwedel, born Bethlehem, PA 1954  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm) mount: 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
2000
Topic:
Landscape\desert  Search this
Landscape\river\Colorado River  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by David S. Purvis
Copyright:
© 2000, Mark Ruwedel
Object number:
2008.12.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d4186f4c-54c8-4285-be35-d655e7bcee94
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2008.12.3

Central Pacific #11

Artist:
Mark Ruwedel, born Bethlehem, PA 1954  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm) mount: 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1994
Topic:
Landscape\desert  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by David S. Purvis
Copyright:
© 1994, Mark Ruwedel
Object number:
2008.12.4
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/vk7c27b5f00-850b-462c-bc13-0f537d10bb45
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2008.12.4

Great Northern #2A

Artist:
Mark Ruwedel, born Bethlehem, PA 1954  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm) mount: 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
2005
Topic:
Landscape\desert  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by David S. Purvis
Copyright:
© 2005, Mark Ruwedel
Object number:
2008.12.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f1d0e439-f628-461b-91f6-c886d11ad406
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2008.12.5

Virginia and Truckee #2

Artist:
Mark Ruwedel, born Bethlehem, PA 1954  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm) mount: 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1996
Topic:
Landscape\desert  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by David S. Purvis
Copyright:
© 1996, Mark Ruwedel
Object number:
2008.12.6
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/vk74aa554cb-55fe-4c36-8601-990c8edcc2b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2008.12.6

Near Cerro Arenas, Moche Valley, Peru

Artist:
Edward Ranney, born Chicago, IL 1942  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 12 1/2 x 18 in. (31.8 x 45.7 cm) sheet: 15 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (40.3 x 50.5 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1988
Topic:
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Landscape\desert  Search this
Landscape\rocks  Search this
Landscape\Peru  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by David S. Purvis
Copyright:
© 1988, Edward Ranney
Object number:
2009.10.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73759ea30-9060-4dfc-9ee0-ac519dbb1b32
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2009.10.2

Cabezas Largas, Paracas Peninsula, Peru

Artist:
Edward Ranney, born Chicago, IL 1942  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 12 1/2 x 18 1/4 in. (31.8 x 46.4 cm) sheet: 15 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (40.3 x 50.5 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1994
Topic:
Landscape\desert  Search this
Landscape\rocks  Search this
Landscape\Peru  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by David S. Purvis
Copyright:
© 1994, Edward Ranney
Object number:
2009.10.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74a5acade-bb09-4586-a696-51ee39349327
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2009.10.3

Lower Inca River Valley, near Callango, Peru

Artist:
Edward Ranney, born Chicago, IL 1942  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 13 3/4 x 18 1/2 in. (34.9 x 47.0 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1994
Topic:
Landscape\desert  Search this
Landscape\Peru  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by David S. Purvis
Copyright:
© 1994, Edward Ranney
Object number:
2009.10.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76b7af7ed-220e-4345-aeda-0d6fc8785843
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2009.10.4

Desire Lines, Baboquivari Peak, AZ

Artist:
Delilah Montoya, born Fort Worth, TX 1955  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
image: 12 3/4 x 47 1/2 in. (32.4 x 120.7 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
2004, printed 2008
Topic:
Landscape\desert  Search this
Landscape\Arizona  Search this
Landscape\mountain\Baboquivari Peak  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Gilberto Cardenas Latino Art Collection
Copyright:
© 2004, Delilah Montoya
Object number:
2011.52.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d1ef39ad-9a0a-4129-9505-389a51b152d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2011.52.1

Ojo de la Cruz-Azul (Eye of the Cross-Blue)

Artist:
Eluid Levi Martinez, born Cordova, NM 1944  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
image: 14 7/8 × 9 3/4 in. (37.8 × 24.8 cm) sheet: 18 × 13 7/8 in. (45.7 × 35.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Folk Art
Date:
1990
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Travel\land  Search this
Landscape\desert  Search this
Emblem\cross  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Suzanne C. Martinez, wife of the artist
Copyright:
© 1990, Eluid Levi Martinez
Object number:
2015.50
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75f5a8e92-e72b-4732-9689-dfd9086b203c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2015.50

Desert Mirage

Artist:
Luis Jiménez, born El Paso, TX 1940-died Hondo, NM 2006  Search this
Medium:
color pencil and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 13 1/2 × 11 in. (34.3 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1974
Topic:
Figure female\nude  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Landscape\desert  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Tony and I'Lee Hooker
Object number:
2016.58.2
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/vk7d44368b6-3305-41a7-8ee0-5ff2f02d5d4c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.58.2

Untitled (double rainbow over desert)

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
collage
Dimensions:
9 x 7 in. (22.9 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Landscape\desert  Search this
Landscape\phenomenon\rainbow  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation
Object number:
1991.155.140
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77c20c98c-221a-4cf7-abb8-a9c3e082cc88
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.155.140

Untitled (desert landscape with mountains in background and large rainbow)

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
collage
Dimensions:
9 x 7 in. (22.9 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Landscape\desert  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Landscape\phenomenon\rainbow  Search this
Landscape\plant\cactus  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation
Object number:
1991.155.171
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77dc562dd-6740-4cbd-8939-9ab072ecc047
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.155.171

Battle of the Mind

Artist:
William R. Miller, born Louisville, KY 1962  Search this
Medium:
colored pencil and gouache on paper
Dimensions:
image and sheet: 11 3/4 x 9 in. (29.8 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
2001
Topic:
Figure  Search this
Fantasy  Search this
Landscape\desert  Search this
Landscape\celestial\sun  Search this
State of being\evil\temptation  Search this
Landscape\plant\cactus  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\spacecraft  Search this
Object\art object\totem pole  Search this
Emblem\cross  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
2001.65.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7542e7acd-bc9c-4af6-bd55-85a3242f9fb1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2001.65.3

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