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Graceland Apparition (El Vez)

Artist:
Rubén Ortiz Torres, born Mexico City, Mexico 1964  Search this
Medium:
chromogenic print
Dimensions:
image: 15 1/4 × 22 1/2 in. (38.7 × 57.2 cm) sheet: 20 × 24 in. (50.8 × 61.0 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1991
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Dress\costume  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\theater  Search this
Homage\Presley, Elvis  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Copyright:
© 1991, Rubén Ortiz-Torres
Object number:
2016.4.1
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk743b64eb9-0a11-432b-a67a-ca95ff8cb2d9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.4.1

Selena, A Fallen Angel

Artist:
Rodolfo O. Cuellar, born Auburn, CA 1950  Search this
Sitter:
Selena Quintanilla-Perez  Search this
Medium:
screenprint on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 35 × 23 in. (88.9 × 58.4 cm) image: 33 3/8 × 21 1/2 in. (84.8 × 54.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1995
Topic:
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Ethnic\Chicano  Search this
Portrait female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Julia D. Strong Endowment
Copyright:
© 2020, Rodolfo O. Cuellar
Object number:
2020.36.1
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Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ad298724-1010-43b5-bfa6-602b5ab1c24f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2020.36.1

When the Spirits Moved Them, They Moved

Artist:
Mariam Ghani  Search this
Erin Ellen Kelly  Search this
Medium:
three- channel video, color, sound, 23:36 min.
Type:
Media Arts
Date:
2019
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Recreation\dancing  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Landscape\Kentucky  Search this
Architecture Interior\religious\church  Search this
Architecture Exterior\religious\church  Search this
Recreation\church  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Copyright:
© 2019, Mariam Ghani and Erin Ellen Kelly
Object number:
2021.23.1
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Department:
Time-Based Media Art
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk794ed0a6d-b770-4578-ac2e-14c9a89e99f9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2021.23.1

Rock My Religion

Artist:
Dan Graham, born Urbana, IL 1942  Search this
Medium:
55:27 minutes, color and black & white, sound
Type:
Media Arts
Date:
1982-1984
Topic:
Figure  Search this
Religion  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Performing arts\music\band  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by the Ford Motor Company
Copyright:
© 1982-1984 Dan Graham. Courtesy Electronic Arts Intermix, NY
Object number:
2007.33.14
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Department:
Time-Based Media Art
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7451df1f6-8728-4877-8e3b-45dc02417612
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2007.33.14

Beach Boys/Geto Boys

Artist:
Cory Arcangel, born Buffalo, NY 1978  Search this
Medium:
4:13 minutes, color, sound
Type:
Media Arts
Date:
2004
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by the Ford Motor Company
Copyright:
© 2004 Cory Arcangel. Courtesy Electronic Arts Intermix, NY
Object number:
2007.33.5
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Time-Based Media Art
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ebdafe0a-6154-4a52-a2d4-d9e3316f2d26
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edanmdm:saam_2007.33.5

Songs of Innocence from Four Songs

Artist:
Bill Viola, born New York City 1951  Search this
Medium:
9:34 minutes, color, sound
Type:
Media Arts
Date:
1976
Topic:
Children  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by the Ford Motor Company
Copyright:
© 1976 Bill Viola. Courtesy Electronic Arts Intermix, NY
Object number:
2008.21.15.2
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Time-Based Media Art
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7834dbff8-62b6-45c2-b9c8-7e775b325b1b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2008.21.15.2

Leontyne Price, New York

Artist:
Irving Penn, born Plainfield, NJ 1917-died New York City 2009  Search this
Sitter:
Leontyne Price  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 15 1/2 × 15 1/2 in. (39.4 × 39.4 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1961
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Portrait female\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Irving Penn Foundation
Copyright:
© Condé Nast Publications, Inc.
Object number:
2013.80.7
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f765beb3-deb0-460a-bba0-813d5f535c0c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2013.80.7

Choir of St. Matthew's United Methodist Church

Artist:
Joan Clark Netherwood, born York, SC 1932-died Joppa, MD 2021  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 x 7 in. (17.8 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1979
Topic:
Dress\uniform  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Ceremony\religion  Search this
Cityscape\Maryland\Baltimore  Search this
Architecture Interior\religious\church  Search this
Architecture Interior\religious\United Methodist Church  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1003
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e605a7e7-261c-4b36-b498-abad97d33512
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.1003

Fourth of July celebration, unit block of North Curley Street -- a 23 year tradition

Artist:
Joan Clark Netherwood, born York, SC 1932-died Joppa, MD 2021  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 × 7 in. (17.8 × 17.8 cm) sheet: 10 × 7 7/8 in. (25.4 × 20.0 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1978
Topic:
Figure group\elderly  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Cityscape\Maryland\Baltimore  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\row house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1005
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, South Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f4cf2038-15c1-4f6b-a867-ce2afc509628
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.1005

Eating Together -- more than a hot meal at noon

Artist:
Linda Rich, born Cleveland, OH 1949  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 6 × 7 1/2 in. (15.2 × 19.1 cm) sheet: 7 7/8 × 10 in. (20.0 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1977-1980
Topic:
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Cityscape\Maryland\Baltimore  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Architecture Interior  Search this
Figure group\female\elderly  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1975, George Jadowski
Object number:
1983.63.1116
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a46e92ea-d6bf-4269-ab27-4c1bd334152a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.1116

Patterson Park Senior Citizens Weekly Meeting, pledging allegiance to the flag. The eldest member of the group is given the honor of holding the flag

Artist:
Elinor Cahn, born Baltimore, MD 1925-died Baltimore, MD 2020  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 × 7 in. (17.8 × 17.8 cm) sheet: 10 × 7 7/8 in. (25.4 × 20.0 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1979
Topic:
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Cityscape\Maryland\Baltimore  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\theater  Search this
Object\other\microphone  Search this
Object\furniture\table  Search this
Object\written matter\poster  Search this
Figure group\female\elderly  Search this
Ceremony\holiday\Valentine's Day  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.274
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Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f9ecaf69-eb96-4923-9dee-91b27c11f70e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.274

The Singing Seats in an Old-Time Country Church

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving and photographs mounted on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 9 x 13 3/8 in. (22.8 x 33.9 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
19th century
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\religious\church  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by Mr. and Mrs. Fortunato Porotto
Object number:
1995.20.2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73b37d669-50f5-44aa-82c2-87034695b59c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1995.20.2

A Primitive Chant to the Great Spirit

Artist:
Hermon A. MacNeil, born Everett, MA 1866-died New York City 1947  Search this
Founder:
Roman Bronze Works  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
24 1/2 x 6 1/8 x 8 3/4 in. (62.3 x 15.6 x 22.3 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
modeled by 1901
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
Dress\ethnic\Indian dress  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Maurice Kawashima in honor of Dr. Richard Wunder
Object number:
1996.27
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, North Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b0e23b16-e316-4210-a46e-627db1eb920b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1996.27

Empress of the Blues

Artist:
Romare Bearden, born Charlotte, NC 1911-died New York City 1988  Search this
Medium:
acrylic and pencil on paper and printed paper on paperboard
Dimensions:
36 x 48 in. (91.4 x 121.9 cm.)
Type:
Collage
Date:
1974
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Performing arts\music\band  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase in part through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1996.71
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk791c1057c-c5eb-4abd-ac54-032f97097759
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1996.71

Storyteller with Twenty Figures

Artist:
Helen Cordero, born Cochiti Pueblo, NM 1915-died 1994  Search this
Medium:
fired clay with slip and beeweed
Dimensions:
11 1/8 x 7 7/8 x 11 in. (28.3 x 20.0 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Ceramic
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1985
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Recreation\leisure\storytelling  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase made possible by Mrs. Gibson Fahnestock
Object number:
1997.124.148
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Decorative Arts
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/vk78bd2d0c3-ce96-432c-a591-606414125c4b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1997.124.148

Singing Maiden

Artist:
Helen Cordero, born Cochiti Pueblo, NM 1915-died 1994  Search this
Medium:
fired clay, with slip and beeweed
Dimensions:
10 x 5 5/8 x 7 1/4 in. (25.4 x 14.3 x 18.4 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Ceramic
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1984
Topic:
Figure group\female and child  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase made possible by John B. Turner
Object number:
1997.124.149
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Decorative Arts
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/vk7ae78683a-4b98-45c6-a2d0-99fbcff71478
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1997.124.149

Storyteller #1

Artist:
Louis Naranjo, born Cochiti Pueblo, NM 1932-died Cochiti Pueblo, NM 1997  Search this
Medium:
fired clay, slip and beeweed
Dimensions:
9 3/8 x 11 1/8 x 8 1/4 in. (23.8 x 28.3 x 21.0 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Ceramic
Folk Art
Date:
November 14, 1987
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Fantasy\winged being  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Recreation\leisure\storytelling  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson
Object number:
1997.124.166
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Decorative Arts
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/vk711f5cbca-cf67-44ec-8a5b-345aea17875d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1997.124.166

The Soprano at the Mourning Easter Wake of 1968

Artist:
Daniel Pressley, born Wasamasaw, SC 1918-died New York City 1971  Search this
Medium:
varnished walnut relief
Dimensions:
35 1/4 x 18 x 1 in. (89.5 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture-Relief
Folk Art
Date:
1968
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Ceremony\holiday\Easter  Search this
Figure female\waist length  Search this
Ceremony\funeral  Search this
History\United States\Civil Rights Movement  Search this
Homage\King, Martin Luther  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1997.124.78
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, West Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70ccfe956-63fb-4d6d-87e3-1f449c7eb17b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1997.124.78

Fan

Artist:
Unidentified (American)  Search this
Medium:
fabric; taffeta; ivory
Dimensions:
length: 11 1/2 in. (29.3 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Date:
1850-1900
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Performing arts\music\flute  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Performing arts\music\lute  Search this
Object\musical instrument\lute  Search this
Object\musical instrument\flute  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Mrs. Henry L. Milmore through Mr. Henry L. Milmore
Object number:
1956.6.43
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Decorative Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk733b10521-bbf0-4160-8a64-218545d4e88a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1956.6.43

Junior Wells

Artist:
Frederick Brown, born Greensboro, GA 1945-died Scottsdale, AZ 2012  Search this
Sitter:
Junior Wells  Search this
Medium:
oil on linen
Dimensions:
36 x 30 in. (91.4 x 76.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1989
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by William Cost Johnson, George W. Story, Robert J. Oliver and Mrs. Barwig-Wagner
Object number:
1990.31
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/vk7447ddb2b-fb02-4d88-bdf9-4e9a6fb2978c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1990.31

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