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Noah Knowles Davis (1830-1910), (painting)

Painter:
Marschall, Nicola 1829-1917 (attributed to)  Search this
Subject:
Davis, Noah Knowles  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Judson College Marion Alabama
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Education--Teacher  Search this
Occupation--Science  Search this
Control number:
IAP 9D640524
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479016

Atomic Model

Artist:
Caleb Charland, born Bangor, ME 1980  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 23 x 18 3/8 in. (58.3 x 46.7 cm) sheet: 23 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (60.8 x 50.5 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
2008
Topic:
Occupation\science  Search this
Object\other  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mark Schwartz and Bettina Katz
Copyright:
© 2008, Caleb Charland
Object number:
2010.8.2
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Department:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a8789e4a-d0f2-4ee1-88ea-35838c27e1e1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2010.8.2

Jackalopes, Cowboys and Coalmines: A Photographic Survey of Energy Development in Wyoming

Artist:
Penny Diane Wolin, born Cheyenne, WY 1953  Search this
Medium:
chromogenic color print
Dimensions:
image: 9 3/8 × 12 5/8 in. (23.9 × 32.1 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1979
Topic:
Figure male\full length  Search this
Dress\accessory\binoculars  Search this
Occupation\science\biologist  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1768
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk706431e58-d177-4948-949f-d87b6c8dc6ec
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.1768

Contemporary Justice and Woman (mural study, Justice Department Building, Washington, D. C.)

Artist:
Emil Bisttram, born Nadlac?, Hungary 1895-died Taos, NM 1976  Search this
Medium:
tempera on fiberboard
Dimensions:
image: 23 x 14 7/8 in. (58.4 x 37.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1936
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\domestic  Search this
Occupation\education  Search this
Occupation\science  Search this
Recreation\sport and play  Search this
Occupation\art  Search this
Allegory\civic\liberty  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Washington, D.C.  Search this
Object\weapon\sword  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.303
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71a1ef421-b04d-496e-b841-d3b3e2bb9e47
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.303

Industrial Life (mural study, old Social Security Building, Washington, DC)

Artist:
Seymour Fogel, born New York City 1911-died Weston, CT 1984  Search this
Medium:
tempera on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 14 x 18 7/8 in. (35.6 x 47.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1941
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\industry\construction  Search this
Occupation\science  Search this
Architecture\industry\factory  Search this
Allegory\other\progress  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Washington, D.C.  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.310
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ed985342-486a-408e-b5e2-7164b60964fe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.310

German Chemist

Artist:
Miner Kilbourne Kellogg, born Manlius Square, NY 1814-died Toledo, OH 1889  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 x 7 3/4 in. (25.4 x 19.7 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Occupation\science\chemist  Search this
Ethnic\German  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Martha F. Butler
Object number:
1991.56.61
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7337d6ffa-91ee-4f93-bf4b-d7068e2cb38d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.56.61

Ben Franklin at Versailles, from the series A History of Printmaking

Artist:
Warrington Colescott, born Oakland, CA 1921  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin  Search this
Medium:
color intaglio on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 21 7/8 x 27 7/8 in. (55.6 x 70.8 cm) sheet: 23 7/8 x 35 7/8 in. (60.6 x 91.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1976
Topic:
Dress\historic  Search this
Occupation\science\inventor  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Cartoon\political  Search this
Architecture Interior\castle\Versailles Palace  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Thomas L. Carter
Object number:
1994.97.10
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77477c445-3670-4c69-9614-53e0308ac228
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.97.10

Spring Farm Work--Grafting, from Harper's Weekly, April 30, 1870

Artist:
Winslow Homer, born Boston, MA 1836-died Prout's Neck, ME 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Calvin Kingsley  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 6 7/8 x 9 3/8 in. (17.5 x 23.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1870
Topic:
Landscape\tree  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Landscape\season\spring  Search this
Occupation\religion\bishop  Search this
Occupation\science\horticulturist  Search this
Portrait male\bust  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:
1996.63.75
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7fe34807e-b702-4094-ab42-907372c2b019
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1996.63.75

Vivisection

Artist:
Sue Coe, born Tamworth, England 1951  Search this
Printer:
Steve Murray, active 20th century-early 21st century  Search this
Medium:
photo-etching on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 5 3/4 x 7 5/8 in. (14.6 x 19.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1984
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Animal\cat  Search this
Recreation\leisure\smoking  Search this
Animal\monkey  Search this
Occupation\science\zoologist  Search this
State of being\evil\cruelty  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1989.98.7
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74f9ba859-4fd5-4050-a08f-02807cb53908
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1989.98.7

Model for Hodgkins Medal

Artist:
Olin Levi Warner, born Suffield, CT 1844-died New York City 1896  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Henry  Search this
Medium:
plaster
Dimensions:
12 in. (30.4 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Relief
Date:
1893-1894
Topic:
Study\sculpture model  Search this
Occupation\science\naturalist  Search this
Portrait male\head  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Carlyle Jones
Object number:
1974.88.20
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c97e8935-b536-453e-be92-d8aa37a9bd8d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.88.20

Spencer Fullerton Baird

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Copy after:
Henry Ulke, born Frankenstein, Germany 1821-died Washington, DC 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Spencer Fullerton Baird  Search this
Medium:
oil on linen mounted on masonite
Dimensions:
30 x 25 in. (76.3 x 63.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1887
Topic:
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Occupation\science\zoologist  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1976.61
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d5224a70-b81f-4986-a159-a8bab1458dc3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1976.61

"Making allowances for human imperfections, I do feel that in America the most valuable thing in life is possible, the development of the individual and his creative powers."--Albert Einstein, 1870-1955. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.

Artist:
Feliks Topolski, Polish, born Poland, 1907-died London, England 1989  Search this
Sitter:
Albert Einstein  Search this
Medium:
watercolor, gouache, and chalk on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 25 7/8 x 20 1/4 in. (65.8 x 51.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1957
Topic:
Occupation\science\physicist  Search this
Portrait male\head  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America
Object number:
1984.124.288
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Department:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk766f595e5-87a6-428e-bfb6-1048b92834b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1984.124.288

Train

Artist:
Henry Speller, born Rolling Fork, MS 1900  Search this
Medium:
crayon and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
17 7/8 x 24 in. (45.3 x 60.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1980
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Architecture\science\power lines  Search this
Occupation\industry\railroad  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson
Object number:
1986.65.198
Restrictions & Rights:
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk749a0d5fb-69ee-4350-b836-39b68998a79d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.65.198

Joseph Henry

Artist:
William Wetmore Story, born Salem, MA 1819-died Vallombrosa, Italy 1895  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Henry  Search this
Medium:
plaster/bronzed
Dimensions:
30 x 27 x 20 in. (76.2 x 68.6 x 50.8 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
modeled 1881
Topic:
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Occupation\science\physicist  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum acquisition
Object number:
XX37
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72a03eaf4-1ff7-45a8-93be-89a1f5bb4e89
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_XX37

Joseph Henry

Artist:
Christian Schussele, born Guebviller, France 1824-died Merchantville, NJ 1879  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Henry  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
sight 12 7/8 x 10 3/4 in. (32.8 x 27.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1860-1862
Topic:
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Occupation\science\physicist  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1903.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e61a4e94-ef48-4c38-9267-18dea1f35153
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1903.1

Alexander Graham Bell

Artist:
Victor Salvatore, born Tivoli, Italy 1884-died New York City 1965  Search this
Sitter:
Alexander Graham Bell  Search this
Medium:
marble
Dimensions:
26 3/4 x 21 1/4 x 16 5/8 in. (67.8 x 54.1 x 42.2 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Occupation\science\inventor  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift to the Smithsonian Institution, Dec. 9, 1926 on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the birth of the telephone
Object number:
1926.12.11
Restrictions & Rights:
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7386aab00-0208-40cc-84aa-32c790a97b83
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1926.12.11

Portrait of John Burroughs

Artist:
M. Paul Roche, born Cork, Ireland 1885  Search this
Sitter:
John Burroughs  Search this
John Burroughs  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
12 7/8 x 10 1/2 in. (32.7 x 26.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1910
Topic:
Occupation\writer\essayist  Search this
Occupation\science\naturalist  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Portrait male\elderly  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.270
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7711a2ac8-09ce-4b58-940c-79493943ada4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.270

Dr. Walter Hough

Artist:
C. Allen Sherwin, born 1909-died NC 1947  Search this
Sitter:
Dr. Walter Hough  Search this
Medium:
drypoint
Dimensions:
8 x 4 3/4 in. (20.3 x 12.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Occupation\science\anthropologist  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.669
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b72a73be-150f-4b23-b59c-eda76a418cd9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.669

Men of Progress and Invention (At Cooper Union, 1857)

Artist:
John Sartain, born London, England 1808-died Philadelphia, PA 1897  Search this
Copy after:
Christian Schussele, born Guebviller, France 1824-died Merchantville, NJ 1879  Search this
Medium:
engraving
Dimensions:
21 3/4 x 35 1/2 in. (55.2 x 90.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1863
Topic:
Portrait group  Search this
Occupation\science\inventor  Search this
Architecture Interior  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
Object number:
1966.48.29
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk753e43f5b-9276-4983-b195-98cb7bb2a6ff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.48.29

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:
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Department:
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7fde9cfb2-c201-4dc8-9026-41e57d290719
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.93.57

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