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Edward Drinker Cope (First Professor of Natural Sciences at Haverford College), (painting)

Title:
Edward D. Cope, (painting)
Painter:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Cope, Edward  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Bryn Mawr College 101 North Merion Avenue Bryn Mawr Pennsylvania 19010 Accession Number: X.161
Date:
Late 19th c. - early 20th c
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Education--Teacher  Search this
Occupation--Science--Scientist  Search this
Control number:
IAP 62740025
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_117141

Brigadier General Albert Pike, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Trentanove, Gaetano 1858-1937  Search this
Fabricator:
Washington Granite Monumental Company  Search this
Founder:
Fonderia Galli  Search this
Subject:
Pike, Albert  Search this
Medium:
Figure of Pike: bronze; Female figure: bronze; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Date:
Cast 1899. Originally dedicated Oct. 23, 1901. Relocated 1972. Rededicated Oct. 3, 1977. Removed June 19, 2020
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Military--Brigadier General  Search this
Occupation--Education--Teacher  Search this
Occupation--Writer--Editor  Search this
Occupation--Writer--Poet  Search this
Occupation--Education--Orator  Search this
Occupation--Law--Lawyer  Search this
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Peace  Search this
Control number:
IAS DC000212
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_325362

Untitled (Teacher)

Artist:
William Edmondson, born Nashville, TN 1874-died Nashville, TN 1951  Search this
Medium:
carved limestone
Dimensions:
12 × 4 × 7 1/2 in. (30.5 × 10.2 × 19.1 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1932-1940
Topic:
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Margaret Z. Robson Collection, Gift of John E. and Douglas O. Robson
Object number:
2016.38.88
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 26B
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f85da1d9-16d3-4b12-854d-af41915614a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.38.88

1860-1870, from Harper's Weekly, January 8, 1870

Artist:
Winslow Homer, born Boston, MA 1836-died Prout's Neck, ME 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 13 3/8 x 20 3/8 in. (34.1 x 51.9 cm) sheet: 16 1/8 x 22 in. (40.8 x 56 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1870
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Allegory\time  Search this
Occupation\military\soldier  Search this
History\United States\Civil War  Search this
History\United States\Emancipation Proclamation  Search this
Object\weapon\cannon  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Literature\Harper's Weekly  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Ray Austrian Collection, gift of Beatrice L. Austrian, Caryl A. Austrian and James A. Austrian
Object number:
1996.63.126
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75c028e8b-41a6-410e-b75f-c9c4dd9914da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1996.63.126

Student Mechanics (Hampton Institute, Hampton, Virginia), from the project The Negro in Virginia

Artist:
Robert McNeill, born Washington, DC 1917-died Washington, DC 2005  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1938
Topic:
Architecture\vehicle\automobile  Search this
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Landscape\Virginia\Hampton  Search this
Architecture\education\Hampton Institute  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Copyright:
© 1938, Robert McNeill
Object number:
1993.72.7
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7db9a7a60-1220-4c89-bea5-5654333be39d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1993.72.7

Medical School Class and Staff (with Cadaver)

Artist:
Gilbert's Studio, active 20th century  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 5/8 x 15 7/8 in. (27.0 x 40.3 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1900
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Occupation\education\student  Search this
Occupation\medicine\doctor  Search this
Cityscape\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\hospital  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.56
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7924e3508-2fcf-4074-8b2d-8f8f1401a080
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.56

Medical School Class and Staff

Artist:
Gilbert's Studio, active 20th century  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 1/8 x 12 7/8 in. (25.7 x 32.7 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1910
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Occupation\medicine\nurse  Search this
Occupation\education\student  Search this
Occupation\medicine\doctor  Search this
Cityscape\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\hospital  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.57
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a63bc0ae-3d16-46ba-aab6-9f5052ff81fe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.57

Classroom with Three Figures

Artist:
Lavern Kelley, born Oneonta, NY 1928-died Cooperstown, NY 1998  Search this
Medium:
white pine, plywood, brass, and plastic
Dimensions:
overall: 36 3/8 x 30 1/8 x 45 in. (92.4 x 76.5 x 114.3 cm.) base: 25 1/4 x 30 1/8 x 1 1/2 in. (64.2 x 76.6 x 3.8 cm.) A (teacher): 32 1/2 x 10 7/8 x 10 1/4 in. (82.6 x 27.7 x 26.1 cm.) B (boy): 24 1/2 x 5 5/8 x 3 3/8 in. (62.2 x 14.3 x 8.6 cm.) C (girl): 24 5/8 x 5 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. (62.6 x 14.0 x 7.0 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
1979, 1984-1987
Topic:
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Figure group\female and child  Search this
Occupation\education\student  Search this
Object\furniture\desk  Search this
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr.
Object number:
1989.92A-L
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/vk7bc5c3c62-8f21-430f-a1e8-41428b759e97
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1989.92A-L

The Teaching of the Arts: Painting (study for mural, Lane Technical High School, Chicago, IL)

Artist:
Mitchell Siporin, born New York City 1910-died Boston, MA 1976  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 17 1/4 x 6 5/8 in. (43.7 x 16.8 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1937
Topic:
Still life\other\vase  Search this
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Study  Search this
Figure group\male and child  Search this
Still life\fruit  Search this
Occupation\art\painter  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\art  Search this
Object\art object\sculpture  Search this
Object\art tool\palette  Search this
Object\art tool\easel  Search this
Study\sculpture study  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Mitchell Siporin
Object number:
1990.92
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c97fb448-e31e-48da-a3ea-7a409b6e6e6d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1990.92

Untitled (Victorian Collage)

Artist:
Unidentified, active 1880-1890  Search this
Medium:
collage on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 20 1/8 x 27 1/2 in. (51.1 x 69.9 cm.)
Type:
Collage
Date:
1880-1890
Topic:
Children  Search this
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Occupation\education\student  Search this
Object\furniture\desk  Search this
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Object\furniture\clock  Search this
Architecture Interior\education  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Hemphill Event Fund and the Director's Discretionary Fund
Object number:
1992.11.7
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74d6c4ecb-77b7-4bd4-b116-702b002976ff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1992.11.7

Mayo Clinic--The Teacher (study for)

Artist:
William Zorach, born Eurburg, Lithuania 1889-died Bath, ME 1966  Search this
Medium:
plaster/cast and patinated
Dimensions:
10 x 4 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. (25.4 x 12.0 x 11.4 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1952-1953
Topic:
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Figure male\nude  Search this
Study\sculpture model  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Tessim Zorach and Dahlov Ipcar
Object number:
1968.154.124C
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/vk740444e4a-9f18-47e1-97bf-7588b08f7b17
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.154.124C

Head of Chauncey Nothern

Artist:
William Zorach, born Eurburg, Lithuania 1889-died Bath, ME 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Chauncey Nothern  Search this
Medium:
plaster/cast on plaster base
Dimensions:
13 1/4 x 7 7/8 x 10 3/8 in. (33.7 x 20.0 x 26.4 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1947
Topic:
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Portrait male\head  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Tessim Zorach and Dahlov Ipcar
Object number:
1968.154.147
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/vk792a14ad7-fbbb-4b25-bb54-40636ef4087b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.154.147

Professor Edward Emerson

Artist:
Henry Wolf, born Eckwersheim, Alsace 1852-died New York City 1916  Search this
Copy after:
Franz Von Lenbach, German, born Schrobenhausen, Germany 1836-died Munich, Germany 1904  Search this
Publisher:
Century Magazine  Search this
Sitter:
Edward Emerson  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 6 5/8 x 5 in. (16.8 x 12.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1895
Topic:
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1973.130.106
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71e75995b-a75d-4cf8-926c-c0e085b19e8d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.130.106

Portrait of N. Clifford Ricker

Artist:
Newton A. Wells, born Lisbon, NY 1852-died Algeria 1923  Search this
Sitter:
N. Clifford Ricker  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
7 x 6 in. (17.8 x 15.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1917
Topic:
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Occupation\art\architect  Search this
Portrait male\head  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.379
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cd60497c-0e52-461c-9091-ef4ee9d2159c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.379

Prof. and Mrs. Robert Walter Weir

Artist:
Olin Levi Warner, born Suffield, CT 1844-died New York City 1896  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Walter Weir  Search this
Mrs. Robert Walter Weir  Search this
Medium:
plaster
Dimensions:
10 1/4 in. (26.0 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Relief
Date:
1878
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Portrait female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Carlyle Jones
Object number:
1974.88.34
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71ad16484-3262-4b6a-a197-72fad3e61739
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.88.34

"Education makes a people easy to lead, but difficult to drive; easy to govern, but impossible to enslave."--Henry Peter Brougham, The Present State of Law, 1828. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.

Artist:
Honoré Sharrer, born West Point, NY 1920-died Washington, DC 2009  Search this
Medium:
gouache and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 1/4 x 10 1/2 in. (33.7 x 26.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1956
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Architecture\education  Search this
Occupation\education\student  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\education  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America
Object number:
1984.124.268
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk790ad643a-bb7f-41bd-98bb-fc77d74fc833
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1984.124.268

The Favored Scholar

Artist:
John Rogers, born Salem, MA 1829-died New Canaan, CT 1904  Search this
Medium:
cast and painted plaster
Dimensions:
21 1/8 x 16 1/8 x 12 1/4 in. (53.5 x 40.9 x 31.0 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
patented 1873
Topic:
Recreation\courting  Search this
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Figure group\male and child  Search this
Occupation\education\student  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Rogers and Son
Object number:
1882.1.7
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d1966798-a2e7-4407-aee4-4fa11d7d7aa6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1882.1.7

Mark Hopkins Medal

Artist:
Joseph E. Renier, born Union Hill, NJ 1887-died New York City 1966  Search this
Founder:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Sitter:
Mark Hopkins  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
3 in. (7.7 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1963
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Landscape\tree  Search this
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Recreation\leisure\reading  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Renier
Object number:
1967.93.42
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/vk79342c1f6-93aa-4930-a306-912f75364549
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.93.42

Manufacturing Chemists Association Medal for Excellence in College Chemistry Teaching

Artist:
Joseph E. Renier, born Union Hill, NJ 1887-died New York City 1966  Search this
Founder:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
3 in. (7.7 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1957
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Occupation\education\student  Search this
Occupation\science\chemist  Search this
Architecture Interior\science\laboratory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Renier
Object number:
1967.93.57
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/vk7fde9cfb2-c201-4dc8-9026-41e57d290719
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.93.57

Portrait of a Teacher

Artist:
José Guadalupe Posada, Mexican, Aguascalientes, Mexico 1852-died Mexico City, Mexico 1913  Search this
Medium:
woodcut
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Occupation\education\teacher  Search this
Figure male\head  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Jack Lord
Object number:
1971.439.19
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73453a70c-c6f9-4a05-be06-a2720871d360
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.439.19

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