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Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Holland, Thomas 1917-2004  Search this
Subject:
Twain, Mark  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: possibly plaster with dark patina and bronzed highlights; Base: wood
Type:
Sculptures
Date:
1966
Topic:
Portrait male--Head  Search this
Occupation--Writer--Author  Search this
Control number:
IAS 9F700031
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479637

Major General John Watts De Peyster

Artist:
George Edwin Bissell, born New Preston, CT 1839-died Mount Vernon, NY 1920  Search this
Sitter:
John Watts De Peyster  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
11 7/8 x 7 1/8 x 6 in. (30.2 x 18.1 x 15.2 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
modeled ca. 1897
Topic:
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Occupation\military\major general  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Watts De Peyster
Object number:
XX79
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 20B
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/vk7a6e89643-fad1-4c02-a69c-a716b1cd7290
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_XX79

Truman Capote, New York

Artist:
Irving Penn, born Plainfield, NJ 1917-died New York City 2009  Search this
Sitter:
Truman Capote  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 10 5/8 × 10 3/8 in. (27.0 × 26.4 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1979, printed 1983
Topic:
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Portrait male\Bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Irving Penn Foundation
Copyright:
© The Irving Penn Foundation
Object number:
2015.2.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71fb8ce81-8f96-45ac-a6aa-ceb8876e99c5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2015.2.19

Truman Capote, New York

Artist:
Irving Penn, born Plainfield, NJ 1917-died New York City 2009  Search this
Sitter:
Truman Capote  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 9 5/8 × 7 3/4 in. (24.4 × 19.7 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1948
Topic:
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Dress\accessory\coat  Search this
Object\furniture\chair  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Irving Penn Foundation
Copyright:
© The Irving Penn Foundation
Object number:
2017.1.17
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73055bea3-c508-48d9-98f7-a4fb859c8497
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2017.1.17

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Washington, D.C., from the series The American Monument

Artist:
Lee Friedlander, born Aberdeen, WA 1934  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 x 10 1/2 in. (17.8 x 26.7 cm) sheet: 11 x 13 3/8 in. (27.9 x 34.0 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973
Topic:
Cityscape\street  Search this
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Literature\Longfellow  Search this
Monument\statue\Longfellow  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\office building  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment, Margery and Edgar Masinter, Kevin and Lisa McGovern, and Bernie Stadiem
Copyright:
© Lee Friedlander
Object number:
2003.42.234
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e1c67dc7-0317-4282-ba31-8a553a199a14
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2003.42.234

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Portland, Maine, from the series The American Monument

Artist:
Lee Friedlander, born Aberdeen, WA 1934  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 1/2 x 11 1/8 in. (19.1 x 28.3 cm) sheet: 11 x 13 7/8 in. (27.9 x 35.2 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1974
Topic:
Cityscape\street  Search this
Landscape\tree  Search this
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Architecture Exterior  Search this
Monument\statue\Longfellow  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Cityscape\Maine\Portland  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment, Margery and Edgar Masinter, Kevin and Lisa McGovern, and Bernie Stadiem
Copyright:
© Lee Friedlander
Object number:
2003.42.580
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e1e38f9c-02ed-4796-afbe-525c3e449e3b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2003.42.580

Hans Christian Andersen, New York City, from the series The American Monument

Artist:
Lee Friedlander, born Aberdeen, WA 1934  Search this
Sitter:
Hans Christian Andersen  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 11 1/8 x 7 3/8 in. (28.3 x 18.7 cm) sheet: 13 7/8 x 11 in. (35.2 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1976
Topic:
Animal\bird\duck  Search this
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Landscape\park\Central Park  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Manhattan  Search this
Object\furniture\bench  Search this
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Monument\statue\Andersen  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment, Margery and Edgar Masinter, Kevin and Lisa McGovern, and Bernie Stadiem
Copyright:
© Lee Friedlander
Object number:
2003.42.713
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78a01c52c-ad12-4188-8151-44597b0f6126
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2003.42.713

Richard Wright, from the portfolio 'O, Write My Name': American Portraits, Harlem Heroes

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, born Cedar Rapids, IA 1880-died New York City 1964  Search this
Printer:
Richard Benson, born Newport, RI 1943-died Providence, RI 2017  Search this
Sitter:
Richard Wright  Search this
Medium:
photogravure
Dimensions:
image: 8 7/8 × 6 in. (22.5 × 15.2 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photomechanical Reproduction
Date:
1939, printed 1983
Topic:
African American  Search this
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
Photograph © Van Vechten Trust; Compilation/Publication © Eakins Press Foundation. From 'O, Write My Name': American Portraits, Harlem Heroes (Eakins, 2015)
Object number:
1983.63.164
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Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d2627973-56b3-4b1a-ae4e-c0333b4360c3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.164

(Four Portraits, portfolio) Thomas Mann

Artist:
David Wurtzel, born Mount Vernon, NY 1935  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Mann  Search this
Medium:
engraving on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 7 3/8 x 5 3/4 in. (18.7 x 14.6 cm.); sheet...
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1976
Topic:
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
German  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1977.5.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75c29844a-6a9a-4c3b-a541-9d312896396f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1977.5.1

Portrait of Cervantes

Artist:
James R. Osgood and Co.  Search this
Copy after:
Diego Velázquez, Spanish, born Seville, Spain 1599-died Madrid, Spain 1660  Search this
Sitter:
Miguel de Cervantes  Search this
Medium:
heliotype
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Spanish  Search this
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of William Page Howell
Object number:
1979.135.47
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7914c4a12-9ded-46b4-aaae-1e940b8c77e8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.135.47

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Artist:
Otto J. Schneider, born Atlanta, GA 1875-1946  Search this
Sitter:
Ralph Waldo Emerson  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson  Search this
Medium:
etching
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Portrait male\profile  Search this
Object number:
1979.46.3
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79b3f1b20-5257-418e-b7cf-e1cc56210b5e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.46.3

Elbert Hubbard

Artist:
Otto J. Schneider, born Atlanta, GA 1875-1946  Search this
Sitter:
Elbert Hubbard  Search this
Elbert Hubbard  Search this
Medium:
etching
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Dress\accessory\eye wear  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Portrait male\profile  Search this
Object number:
1979.46.6
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7876f22b4-5e4d-47bb-ad81-bccf8facc5a2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.46.6

William Makepeace Thackeray

Artist:
Henry Wolf, born Eckwersheim, Alsace 1852-died New York City 1916  Search this
Copy after:
Samuel Laurence, English, born Guildford, England 1812-died London, England 1884  Search this
Sitter:
William Mackpeace Thackeray  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 7 7/8 x 6 in. (20.1 x 15.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1911
Topic:
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1973.130.272
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk724da3a80-3f46-4aac-a1f5-b7b0bb39ae91
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.130.272

Edith Hamilton

Artist:
Aline Fruhauf, born New York City 1907-died Chevy Chase, MD 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Edith Hamilton  Search this
Edith Hamilton  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 13 1/2 x 9 1/4 in. (34.3 x 23.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1958
Topic:
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Occupation\education\historian  Search this
Dress\accessory\eye wear  Search this
Portrait female\waist length  Search this
Portrait female\elderly  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Adelyn D. Breeskin
Object number:
1970.262
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71b5c73d0-ec26-4638-96c4-413d186df5d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1970.262

The Author

Artist:
José Guadalupe Posada, Mexican, Aguascalientes, Mexico 1852-died Mexico City, Mexico 1913  Search this
Publisher:
Arsacio Vanegas Arroyo, born 1922-died 2001  Search this
Medium:
woodcut
Dimensions:
image: 3 1/8 × 2 3/4 in. (7.9 × 7.0 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
published 1947
Topic:
Figure male\head  Search this
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Jack Lord
Object number:
1971.439.64
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75cc2414e-44e8-4c24-81da-53d022c10b9c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.439.64

Head of Dr. W.E.B. Dubois

Artist:
William Zorach, born Eurburg, Lithuania 1889-died Bath, ME 1966  Search this
Sitter:
W.E.B. DuBois  Search this
Medium:
cast plaster on plaster base
Dimensions:
12 5/8 x 8 5/8 x 9 1/4 in. (32.1 x 21.9 x 23.4 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1956
Topic:
African American  Search this
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Portrait male\head  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Tessim Zorach and Dahlov Ipcar
Object number:
1968.154.141
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
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On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 47A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77b276f43-4ed4-45a3-8480-682f25e728af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.154.141

Gilbert K. Chesterton

Artist:
Alice Pike Barney, born Cincinnati, OH 1857-died Los Angeles, CA 1931  Search this
Sitter:
Gilbert K. Chesterton  Search this
Medium:
pastel on illustration board
Dimensions:
30 x 19 3/4 in. (76.2 x 50.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1908
Topic:
Portrait male\head  Search this
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Laura Dreyfus Barney and Natalie Clifford Barney in memory of their mother, Alice Pike Barney
Object number:
1951.14.14
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk724ab3967-b9d2-49ae-a2d5-d6e6c6221b9e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1951.14.14

Head Study

Artist:
Alice Pike Barney, born Cincinnati, OH 1857-died Los Angeles, CA 1931  Search this
Sitter:
Francis Nye  Search this
Medium:
pastel on fiberboard
Dimensions:
20 1/4 x 16 1/8 in. (51.4 x 41.1 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1908
Topic:
Study  Search this
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Portrait male\head  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Laura Dreyfus Barney and Natalie Clifford Barney in memory of their mother, Alice Pike Barney
Object number:
1951.14.36
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73b8bfad6-52f2-40a4-a278-8780569b3840
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1951.14.36

Mr. Francis Nye

Artist:
Alice Pike Barney, born Cincinnati, OH 1857-died Los Angeles, CA 1931  Search this
Sitter:
Francis Nye  Search this
Medium:
pastel on paper mounted on fiberboard
Dimensions:
29 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (75.9 x 50.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1903
Topic:
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Portrait male\head  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Laura Dreyfus Barney and Natalie Clifford Barney in memory of their mother, Alice Pike Barney
Object number:
1951.14.83
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7026a978e-3b57-40b9-a755-34a830d29d2b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1951.14.83

Charles Dickens

Artist:
Henry Dexter, born Nelson, NY 1806-died Cambridge, MA 1876  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Dickens  Search this
Medium:
painted plaster
Dimensions:
28 x 20 in. (71.1 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
modeled 1842
Topic:
Occupation\writer\author  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum acquisition
Object number:
1955.9.2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 20A
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/vk7128cc03e-ce72-4318-b269-f7dc970b5020
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1955.9.2

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