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Chassidim, (painting)

Painter:
Meyerowitz, William 1887-1981  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Culture:
Hebrew  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Date:
1961
Topic:
Cityscape--Street  Search this
Figure group--Male  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Performing Arts--Music--Flute  Search this
Performing Arts--Music--Violin  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Flute  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Violin  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8E870072
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_454229

Nam June Paik performing "Violin with String" (1961) at the Twelfth Annual New York Avant Garde Festival, Floyd Bennett Field, New York, September 27, 1975

Artist:
Peter Moore, born London, England 1932-died New York City 1993  Search this
Paik, Nam June (RELATED, Archive)  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 6 x 9 in. (15.2 x 22.9 cm) frame: 14 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. (36.8 x 29.2 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1975
Topic:
Figure male\full length  Search this
Object\musical instrument\violin  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift from the collection of Barbara and Howard Wise
Object number:
2020.2.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cd453d28-8ec6-4b0b-90b0-07ade9b22773
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2020.2.3

Violin Power

Artist:
Steina Vasulka, born Reykjavik, Iceland 1940  Search this
Medium:
single-channel video, black and white, sound; 10:04 minutes
Type:
Media Arts
Date:
1970-1978
Topic:
Performing arts\music\violin  Search this
Figure female\waist length  Search this
Object\musical instrument\violin  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by the Ford Motor Company
Copyright:
© 1978 Steina Vasulka. Courtesy Electronic Arts Intermix, NY
Object number:
2008.21.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Time-Based Media Art
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72af6994f-8e5c-4e0e-8a8b-54615726e82d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2008.21.12

Self-Portrait with Fiddle

Artist:
Art Rosenbaum, born Ogdensburg, NY 1938  Search this
Sitter:
Portrait male  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Medium:
oil on linen
Dimensions:
50 × 40 in. (127.0 × 101.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
2004
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Occupation\art\artist  Search this
Architecture Exterior  Search this
Object\musical instrument\violin  Search this
Portrait male\self portrait  Search this
Portrait male\knee length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Copyright:
© 2004, Art Rosenbaum
Object number:
2014.38
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/vk73923f36b-7c37-4538-8daf-df0655b612da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2014.38

Untitled (eggs in carton)

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:
1966
Topic:
Object\other\container  Search this
Object\foodstuff\egg  Search this
Object\musical instrument\violin  Search this
Religion\angel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation
Object number:
1991.155.86
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71beb4edd-8d63-480f-abef-ca6caec02676
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.155.86

The Violinist

Artist:
Aaron Sopher, born Baltimore, MD 1905-died Baltimore, MD 1972  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink on paper
Dimensions:
sight 5 x 8 in. (12.7 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Performing arts\music\piano  Search this
Performing arts\music\violin  Search this
Object\musical instrument\piano  Search this
Object\musical instrument\violin  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Olin Dows
Object number:
1983.90.176
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e89aca0e-79a2-4ec4-b433-c676eb66c4ff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.90.176

Cafe

Artist:
Anne Merriman Peck, born Piermont, NY 1884-died 1976 Tucson, AZ  Search this
Medium:
color woodcut on paper
Dimensions:
image: 6 × 5 5/8 in. (15.2 × 14.3 cm) sheet: 10 3/4 × 7 1/2 in. (27.3 × 19.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Recreation\leisure\eating and drinking  Search this
Performing arts\music\violin  Search this
Recreation\leisure\conversation  Search this
Performing arts\music\accordion  Search this
Object\musical instrument\violin  Search this
Architecture Interior\commercial\restaurant  Search this
Object\musical instrument\accordion  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1982.63.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73f793ff5-9b50-4dfa-8d8f-b77fb21a6be1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1982.63.1

Quincy Invention IV (from the series the Quincy Inventions)

Artist:
James McGarrell, born Indianapolis, IN 1930  Search this
Printer:
Jerry Raidiger  Search this
Landfall Press, Inc.  Search this
Medium:
color lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 30 x 22 in. (76.1 x 55.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1970
Topic:
Figure female\full length  Search this
Performing arts\music\violin  Search this
Architecture Interior\domestic\living room  Search this
Object\musical instrument\violin  Search this
Architecture Interior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Kainen
Object number:
1977.108.18
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74b671cc2-740c-40a7-a3c0-814828968733
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1977.108.18

Old Italian Masters

Artist:
Timothy Cole, born London, England 1852-died Poughkeepsie, NY 1931  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\tree  Search this
Performing arts\music\violin  Search this
Performing arts\music\clarinet  Search this
Dress\costume\mask  Search this
Performing arts\music\lyre  Search this
Object\musical instrument\lyre  Search this
Object\musical instrument\violin  Search this
Object\musical instrument\clarinet  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum acquisition
Object number:
1974.39.51
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c1036680-b832-4ec0-a528-38cf83bd8c33
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.39.51

Old Italian Masters

Artist:
Timothy Cole, born London, England 1852-died Poughkeepsie, NY 1931  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure male\waist length  Search this
Dress\accessory\eye wear  Search this
Object\musical instrument\violin  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum acquisition
Object number:
1974.39.68
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7729e37ab-f1e9-4a4e-9780-24958f9cd2ea
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.39.68

The Old Violin [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Pyle, Howard 1853-1911  Search this
Photographic firm:
Curtis & Cameron  Search this
Houghton Mifflin & Co.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1893, 1903
Topic:
Figure male--Bust  Search this
Performing Arts--Music--Violin  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Violin  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Sheet Music  Search this
Architecture--Detail--Roof  Search this
Architecture--Detail--Window  Search this
Animal--Bird--Pigeon  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001678
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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_139897

The Hungarian Rhapsody [photomechanical print]

Artist:
De Tahy, Janos 1865-1928  Search this
Photographic firm:
Edward Gross Co., Inc.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print color
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1916
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Performing Arts--Music--Violin  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Violin  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC002021
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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_142209

The Favorite Tune [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Tojetti, Virgilio 1849-1901  Search this
Photographic firm:
E. W. Custin & Co.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1895
Topic:
Religion--Angel  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Violin  Search this
Architecture--Detail--Pedestal  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC002134
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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_142325

Sarasate [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Whistler, James Abbott McNeill 1834-1903  Search this
Subject:
Sarasate, Pablo de  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1917
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Performing Arts--Music--Violin  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Violin  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC002325
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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_142563

Red Shawl [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Pape, Eric 1870-1938  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1917
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Performing Arts--Music--Violin  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Sheet Music  Search this
Object--Other--Music Stand  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Shawl  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Violin  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001601
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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_139674

Two Violinists, (painting)

Painter:
Park, David 1911-1960  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1980.34.4
Date:
1938-1939
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Performing Arts--Music--Violin  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Violin  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08586521
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_477496

Portrait of Abraham Walkowitz [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Kruse, Alexander 1888-1972  Search this
Subject:
Walkowitz, Abraham  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1943
Topic:
Portrait male--Waist length  Search this
Occupation--Art--Painter  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Violin  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0010575
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_10575

Notre Dame, [painting] / (photographed by Walter Rosenblum)

Title:
Hommage a Paris: Notre Dame, [painting] / (photographed by Walter Rosenblum)
Artist:
Chagall, Marc 1887-1985  Search this
Photographer:
Rosenblum, Walter 1919-2006  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1953-1954
Topic:
Hahn  Search this
Homage--Paris  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Figure group--Female & Child  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Violin  Search this
Architecture exterior--Religious--Notre Dame  Search this
Animal--Bird  Search this
Image number:
ROS R0000731
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_130196

La Violiniste [drawing] / (photographed by Walter Rosenblum)

Artist:
Matisse, Henri 1869-1954  Search this
Photographer:
Rosenblum, Walter 1919-2006  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
New Gallery  Search this
Figure female--Bust  Search this
Performing Arts--Music--Violin  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Violin  Search this
Image number:
ROS R0004809
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_134245

The Violinist at the Window [drawing] / (photographed by Walter Rosenblum)

Title:
La violiniste à la fenêtre [drawing] /
Artist:
Matisse, Henri 1869-1954  Search this
Photographer:
Rosenblum, Walter 1919-2006  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1924
Topic:
E. V. Thaw & Co., Inc  Search this
Figure female--Knee length  Search this
Performing Arts--Music--Violin  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Violin  Search this
Architecture interior--Detail--Window  Search this
Image number:
ROS R0005048
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_134484

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