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Etude de Grock--Clown

Artist:
Arthur W. Heintzelman, born Newark, NJ 1891-died Rockport, MA 1965  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 2 3/4 x 2 1/8 in. (6.9 x 5.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.150
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edanmdm:saam_1935.13.150

Mardi Gras

Artist:
Max Spivak, born Bregnun, Poland 1906-died USA 1981  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
60 x 114 1/4 in. (152.4 x 290.1 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1935-1943
Topic:
Fantasy  Search this
Performing arts\music  Search this
Ceremony\festival\Mardi Gras  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Newark Museum
Object number:
1966.31.18
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edanmdm:saam_1966.31.18

Jester

Artist:
Byron Browne, born Yonkers, NY 1907-died New York City 1961  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
28 x 24 1/8 in. (71.1 x 61.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1952
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Figure\bust  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Harris J. Klein
Object number:
1966.85
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Painting and Sculpture
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Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 42A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d5698716-b6d1-4a25-9c6a-aab9a7c18e71
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.85

Clown

Artist:
Augustus Peck, born Frederick, MD 1906-died 1975  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
17 5/8 x 14 1/8 in. (44.8 x 35.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from D.C. Public Library
Object number:
1967.72.199
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edanmdm:saam_1967.72.199

The Jester at Home (Le Bouffon Chez Lui)

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, born Rome, Italy 1874-died Nice, France 1970  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 14 3/8 x 10 3/8 in. (36.5 x 26.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1930
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
State of being\evil\violence  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1968.18.17
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edanmdm:saam_1968.18.17

(Clown)

Artist:
Joseph Hirsch, born Philadelphia, PA 1910-died New York City 1981  Search this
Medium:
crayon
Dimensions:
sight 16 1/2 x 22 1/4 in. (41.9 x 56.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1933
Topic:
State of being\other\sleep  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Frank McClure
Object number:
1968.94
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edanmdm:saam_1968.94

Circus

Artist:
Boris Gorelick, born Russia 1912-died 1984  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 13 1/4 x 16 7/8 in. (33.5 x 42.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1935-1941
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Performing arts\circus  Search this
Performing arts\music\band  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Dress\costume\clown costume  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Audrey McMahon
Object number:
1968.98.8
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7338d4066-6d81-4639-b1e0-1a303dca6478
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edanmdm:saam_1968.98.8

Christ among the Clowns

Artist:
Jonah Kinigstein, born New York City 1923  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
72 x 48 in. (182.9 x 121.9 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1962
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Crucifixion  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Object number:
1969.47.22
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7383f84fa-909b-4758-8c72-3acaf2636a46
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edanmdm:saam_1969.47.22

Abstraction #17--Endearment of the World by a Clown with Pipes

Artist:
Lewis MacRitchie, born San Francisco, CA 1913-died San Francisco, CA 1969  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and gouache on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 3/4 x 7 1/2 in. (22.2 x 19.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1937
Topic:
Landscape\building  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Performing arts\music\flute  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\California  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from General Services Administration
Object number:
1971.447.65
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7066bbc41-e644-4a56-80eb-c876036bef16
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.447.65

Clown Elephants

Artist:
Fugi Nakamizo, born Fukuiken, Japan 1895-died ca. 1950  Search this
Medium:
watercolor, brush and ink, crayon and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 7/8 x 11 1/8 in. (40.2 x 28.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1940
Topic:
Animal\elephant  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.293
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b3f7170b-b254-4c35-8b27-26b81b0f8c10
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.293

Hey Nonny No

Artist:
Frank K. Ominsky, born New York City 1898-died New Haven, CT 1981  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 7 x 9 7/8 in. (17.8 x 25.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1935-1943
Topic:
Landscape\tree  Search this
Recreation\dancing  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City  Search this
Figure group\male and female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Jean Nichols
Object number:
1974.38.8
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.38.8

Children at Play and Sport II

Artist:
Moses Soyer, born Borisoglebsk, Russia 1899-died New York City 1974  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
89 3/4 x 73 in. (228 x 185.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1938
Topic:
Children  Search this
Performing arts\music\horn  Search this
Recreation\carnival  Search this
Animal\elephant  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City  Search this
Object\musical instrument\horn  Search this
Object\musical instrument\harmonica  Search this
Performing arts\music\harmonica  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.89.1
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72db16ba5-4960-43dd-b7d7-84d70da698b1
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edanmdm:saam_1974.89.1

The Circus

Artist:
Irene Aronson, born Dresden, Germany 1918  Search this
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Performing arts\circus  Search this
Animal\seal  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Irene H. Aronson
Object number:
1975.34.2
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.34.2

Animal Parade

Artist:
Georges Schreiber, born Brussels, Belgium 1904-died New York City 1977  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
image: 10 7/8 x 13 1/8 in. (27.6 x 33.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1936
Topic:
Ceremony\procession\parade  Search this
Animal\elephant  Search this
Animal\camel  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Animal\zebra  Search this
Animal\giraffe  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1975.83.83
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7dcf8502e-1969-40ba-b7c8-9782f17a67ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.83.83

Cirque d'Hiver

Artist:
Clark Fay, n.d.  Search this
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Performing arts\music\guitar  Search this
Performing arts\music\accordion  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Object\musical instrument\guitar  Search this
Performing arts\circus\ringmaster  Search this
Object\musical instrument\accordion  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Nathaly Baum
Object number:
1976.21.2
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c1bc317f-9987-42a3-bda0-37ddd3fcc7e0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1976.21.2

Untitled

Artist:
Tina Mackler, born London, England  Search this
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
State of being\emotion  Search this
Figure group\bust  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of George C. Miller and Son, Inc.
Object number:
1976.91.4
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d691484a-b0c1-4795-894b-7a459bb3e444
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1976.91.4

Harlequins

Artist:
Werner Drewes, born Canig, Germany (now Kaniów, Poland) 1899-died Reston, VA 1985  Search this
Medium:
woodcut
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1977.21.6
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a6ec6bb6-0542-4c1b-a520-4f5c02c1b539
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1977.21.6

Clown with a Hoop #2

Artist:
Hilda Katz, born New York City 1909-died 1997  Search this
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure\full length  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist in memory of her parents, Max and Lina Katz
Object number:
1978.109.24
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk759664c04-a73f-489e-b362-102c29248a44
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1978.109.24

Untitled (Harlequin)

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
engraving, photomechanical reproduction and string on paperboard
Dimensions:
19 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. (49.5 x 12.1 cm.) irregular
Type:
Collage
Date:
ca. 1939-1942
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John A. Benton
Object number:
1978.95.8
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71acdb154-1f0c-4f5e-bfc5-f6dfbf48fe34
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1978.95.8

Puppet Show

Artist:
Reginald Pollack, born Middle Village, NY 1924  Search this
Publisher:
Collectors Graphics, n.d.  Search this
Medium:
color lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 21 3/4 x 25 in. (55.2 x 63.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1960-1965
Topic:
Architecture\vehicle\bicycle  Search this
Performing arts\circus\clown  Search this
Performing arts\other\puppeteer  Search this
Dress\costume\clown costume  Search this
Object\toy\puppet  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Arnold Elser
Object number:
1981.154.89
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1981.154.89

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