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Study for Three Muses

Artist:
Will Barnet, born Beverly, MA 1911-died New York City 2012  Search this
Medium:
charcoal and oil stick on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 29 3/4 x 22 1/2 in. (75.6 x 57.1 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1980-1985
Topic:
Figure group\female  Search this
Study  Search this
Landscape\forest  Search this
Animal\bird\crow  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1994.42.6
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77af39c8e-cffe-478f-9072-217ad803fdc8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.42.6

Eros et Musa

Artist:
Henry O. Walker, born Boston, MA 1843-died Belmont, MA 1929  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
72 1/8 x 54 1/8 in. (183.3 x 137.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1903
Topic:
Mythology\classical\Cupid  Search this
Figure group\female and child  Search this
Landscape\rocks  Search this
Figure male\nude  Search this
Fantasy\winged being  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of William T. Evans
Object number:
1909.7.69
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73e920d56-fb73-4425-b258-267e32414549
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1909.7.69

Musa Regina

Artist:
Henry O. Walker, born Boston, MA 1843-died Belmont, MA 1929  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
26 x 30 in. (66.0 x 76.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1904
Topic:
Figure group\nude  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of William T. Evans
Object number:
1909.7.70
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c26436fd-6a54-431e-878d-c2ce1dcf2c90
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1909.7.70

Muse of Tragedy

Artist:
Elihu Vedder, born New York City 1836-died Rome, Italy 1923  Search this
Medium:
pastel
Dimensions:
sight 15 1/4 x 9 1/4 in. (38.7 x 23.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1899
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
State of being\mood\meditation  Search this
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\drama  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.6.156
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d573ab80-bc44-4177-bed9-50d237e4c613
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1929.6.156

Sappho

Artist:
Vinnie Ream, born Madison, WI 1847-died Washington, DC 1914  Search this
Medium:
marble
Dimensions:
66 3/8 x 23 7/8 x 21 in. (168.4 x 63.5 x 53.2 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
ca. 1870
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
Dress\historic\classical dress  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\poetry  Search this
Occupation\writer\poet  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Mythology\classical\Sappho  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Brigadier General Richard L. Hoxie
Object number:
1915.6.1
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/vk79798664a-946b-4430-91dc-1c1f1520204f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1915.6.1

Lyric Muse

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Founder:
Roman Bronze Works  Search this
Medium:
bronze on marble base
Dimensions:
12 1/2 x 8 5/8 x 7 1/8 in. (31.7 x 22 x 18.1 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1912
Topic:
Figure female\nude  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Performing arts\music\lyre  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Object\musical instrument\lyre  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1965.16.45
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Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73ca9a625-5cd6-491e-ab6a-32f094d8c52a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.16.45

St. Paul Institute Medal

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Founder:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 1/8 in (5.4 cm.) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1916
Topic:
Figure female\nude  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Object\musical instrument\lyre  Search this
Religion\angel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1965.16.57
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c226f55e-3e07-4b41-9544-cf07f33e5c29
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.16.57

St. Paul Institute Medal

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Founder:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 1/8 in (5.4 cm.) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1916
Topic:
Figure female\nude  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Mythology\classical\victory  Search this
Object\musical instrument\lyre  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1965.16.58
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7762b1905-bcb2-490a-8233-3171737f65b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.16.58

John Johansen Portrait Medal (reverse)

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
4 in. (10.2 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1959
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\painting  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Object\art tool\palette  Search this
Object\art tool\artist's brush  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.119
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cca51bad-c344-43b7-8d8d-762c5c98425a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.119

National Sculpture Society Medal of Honor

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
4 in. (10.2 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1940
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\sculpture  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.123
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Department:
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Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7bd109956-d8f0-408f-a5d7-1636021868d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.123

National Sculpture Society Medals (three studies)

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
pencil
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Figure female\nude  Search this
Study  Search this
Occupation\art\sculptor  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Figure female\torso  Search this
Object\art object\sculpture  Search this
Study\sculpture study  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.295A-C
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Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70dccef57-3bcd-4d9e-8aae-b1f413237cfc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.295A-C

Sketch for Nettuno Triptych, Anzio

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
pencil
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Study  Search this
Architecture\detail\sculpture  Search this
Occupation\military  Search this
Landscape\celestial\star  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Object\musical instrument\trumpet  Search this
Study\sculpture study  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.301
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk731ec3910-3379-4c4c-a232-fe958556891d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.301

7 Sketches for Memorial Tablet to Otis Skinner

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
pencil
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Study  Search this
Dress\costume\mask  Search this
Mythology\classical\Pegasus  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Monument\gravestone\Skinner  Search this
Study\sculpture study  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.311
Restrictions & Rights:
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Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ddb6cf06-a5c9-4862-8dbb-db265c8d75bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.311

7 Sketches for Memorial Tablet to Otis Skinner

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
pencil
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Study  Search this
Dress\costume\mask  Search this
Mythology\classical\Pegasus  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Monument\gravestone\Skinner  Search this
Study\sculpture study  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.312
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7621bf490-41c6-4fae-9016-e078c80d367d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.312

7 Sketches for Memorial Tablet to Otis Skinner

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
pencil
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Study  Search this
Dress\costume\mask  Search this
Mythology\classical\Pegasus  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Monument\gravestone\Skinner  Search this
Study\sculpture study  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.313
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk765707919-bb34-4df2-b925-8d5bc71f51cc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.313

La Danse des Muses

Artist:
Pierre Narcisse Guérin, French, born Paris, France 1774-died Rome, Italy 1833  Search this
Copy after:
Jules Romain, Italian, born Rome, Italy 1499-died Mantua, Italy 1546  Search this
Medium:
engraving
Dimensions:
6 1/8 x 14 1/8 in. (15.5 x 35.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ceremony\dance  Search this
Dress\ethnic\Greek dress  Search this
Mythology\classical\muse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Nigel Cholmeley-Jones
Object number:
1967.54.33
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72af8b275-8a82-4d9d-9d10-8302fe56b3a6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.54.33

Lyric Muse [sculpture] / (photographed by De Witt Ward)

Artist:
Manship, Paul 1885-1966  Search this
Photographer:
Ward, De Witt d. 1937  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1912
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Muse  Search this
Performing Arts--Music--Voice  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Lyre  Search this
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001688
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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_128403
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Melpomene [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Simmons, Edward Emerson 1852-1931  Search this
Photographic firm:
Curtis & Cameron  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1896, 1898-1899
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Muse  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Melpomene  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001920
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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_141699

Tragic Muse [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Wengell, B.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1903
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Drama  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Muse  Search this
Animal--Lion  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC002300
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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_142505

The Tenth Muse (Self-Portrait) [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Alexander, John White 1856-1915  Search this
Subject:
Alexander, John W  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Ca. 1906-1907
Topic:
Portrait male--Self Portrait  Search this
Allegory--Other--Imagination  Search this
Portrait male--Occupation--Artist  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Muse  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0019586
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Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_19586

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