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Let My People Free

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln  Search this
Frederick Douglass  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard (Bird-Fibre)
Dimensions:
38 1/4 x 30 in. (97.1 x 76.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
History\United States\Black History  Search this
State of being\death\execution  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.649
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/vk70e5da3db-6bc3-4512-9086-2929dc2a25fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.649

Nat Turner, (painting)

Painter:
Johnson, William H. 1901-1970  Search this
Subject:
Turner, Nat  Search this
Medium:
Oil on paperboard
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1967.59.658
Date:
Ca. 1945
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
State of Being--Death--Hanging  Search this
Occupation--Other--Reformer  Search this
Landscape--Cemetery  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G270101
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479971

Let My People Free, (painting)

Painter:
Johnson, William H. 1901-1970  Search this
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Douglass, Frederick  Search this
Medium:
Oil on paperboard
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1967.59.649
Date:
Ca. 1945
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Occupation--Other--Reformer  Search this
Figure group  Search this
State of Being--Death--Hanging  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G270102
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479972

Killed in Action, (painting)

Painter:
Johnson, William H. 1901-1970  Search this
Medium:
Tempera and pen and ink on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1967.59.175
Date:
Ca. 1942
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Figure group--Male  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
State of Being--Death  Search this
Object--Tool--Shovel  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G270067
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479936

Lynch Mob Victim, (painting)

Painter:
Johnson, William H. 1901-1970  Search this
Medium:
Oil on burlap
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1939
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
State of Being--Death--Hanging  Search this
State of Being--Emotion--Sorrow  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G270088
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479958

Dead Miner, (painting)

Painter:
Nahl, Charles Christian 1818-1878  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Museum of the American West 4700 Western Heritage Way Los Angeles California 90027
Topic:
Landscape--Weather--Snow  Search this
Landscape--Season--Winter  Search this
Landscape--Time--Night  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
State of Being--Death  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G260029
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479860

The Mourning Brave

Artist:
Edwin Willard Deming, born Ashland, OH 1860-died New York City 1942  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
40 x 30 in. (101.5 x 76.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1892
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\time\night  Search this
State of being\emotion\sorrow  Search this
Indian  Search this
State of being\death  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of William T. Evans
Object number:
1912.9.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77f2ae6a1-7696-43a5-b25e-406c03ccbcef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1912.9.1

Cleopatra

Artist:
Albert Fourié, French, born Paris, France 1854-died L'Isle-Adam, France 1937  Search this
Sitter:
Cleopatra  Search this
Medium:
sanguine crayon
Dimensions:
16 x 10 1/2 in. (40.6 x 26.7 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1915
Topic:
Occupation\other\aristocrat  Search this
Animal\reptile\snake  Search this
History\ancient\Rome  Search this
Portrait female  Search this
State of being\death\suicide  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.31
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73496a32c-44e7-49a3-b96f-847ccd2e4b72
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1915.11.31

After the Battle

Artist:
Jean-Francois Raffaelli, French, born Paris, France 1850-died Paris, France 1924  Search this
Medium:
crayon and ink
Dimensions:
sight 9 x 11 1/2 in. (22.9 x 29.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Disaster\fire  Search this
State of being\evil\war  Search this
State of being\death  Search this
Cityscape\town  Search this
Architecture Exterior  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.66
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk721fceff6-bbcf-4b6e-b5c9-d68e5447d5d3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1915.11.66

Head of John the Baptist

Artist:
Léon-Daniel Saubès, French, born Guiche, France 1855-died Paris, France 1922  Search this
Medium:
charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
15 x 11 in. (38.1 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1915
Topic:
State of being\death\execution  Search this
Religion\saint\St. John  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.73
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76df0e853-521f-4f86-94f3-23489d7923b6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1915.11.73

The Falling Gladiator

Artist:
William Rimmer, born Liverpool, England 1816-died South Milford, MA 1879  Search this
Medium:
plaster
Dimensions:
64 x 43 1/8 x 40 1/4 in. (162.5 x 109.5 x 104.8 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1861
Topic:
Figure male\nude  Search this
State of being\death  Search this
History\ancient\Rome  Search this
Occupation\sport\athlete  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Caroline Hunt Rimmer
Object number:
1915.5.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, East Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7755799d8-9f90-483d-8c0e-3339cf2c1566
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1915.5.1

The Dying Tecumseh

Artist:
Ferdinand Pettrich, born Dresden, Germany 1798-died Rome, Italy 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Tecumseh  Search this
Medium:
marble with painted copper alloy tomahawk
Dimensions:
36 5/8 x 77 5/8 x 53 3/4 in. (93.1 x 197.2 x 136.6 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
modeled ca. 1837-1846, carved 1856
Topic:
Indian  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
State of being\death  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Capitol
Object number:
1916.8.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, on view
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d0705dcb-a8b3-41ef-a91b-b6bd3e11fd8c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1916.8.1

Lord Ullin's Daughter

Artist:
Albert Pinkham Ryder, born New Bedford, MA 1847-died New York City 1917  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas mounted on fiberboard
Dimensions:
20 1/2 x 18 3/8 in. (52.0 x 46.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
before 1907
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
Waterscape\boat  Search this
Waterscape\coast  Search this
Disaster\shipwreck  Search this
State of being\death\drowning  Search this
Literature\Campbell\King Ullin's Daughter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.6.101
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 12A
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/vk712460dcc-e07d-4391-b048-dd4ab24462c0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1929.6.101

Untitled

Artist:
Fabrizio Santafede, Italian, born Naples, Italy 1560-died Naples, Italy 1634  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink and ink wash on paper
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
State of being\death\execution  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.7.101
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk763e44d39-2b80-41fc-b59d-9c06643a9637
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1929.7.101

Drawing

Artist:
Carlo Amalfi, Italian, born Vico, Italy n.d.  Search this
Medium:
drawing
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
State of being\death\execution  Search this
Architecture Interior  Search this
Religion\saint\St. John the Baptist  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.7.123R
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk732cb2f6d-4800-4a17-b906-1f568e2fa6d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1929.7.123R

Drawing

Artist:
Giacomo Palma, the younger, Italian, born Venice, Italy 1544-died Venice, Italy 1628  Search this
Medium:
drawing
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Christ  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Crucifixion  Search this
State of being\death\execution  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.7.124
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7eb02cca1-f72a-447b-bf39-3a8b10474655
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1929.7.124

Drawing

Artist:
Paolo de Matteis, Italian, born Piano de Cilento, Italy 1662-died Naples, Italy 1728  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
State of being\death\crucifixion  Search this
Religion\saint\St. Andrew  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.7.192
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72748d633-312d-481c-9ff8-2bedd154e07c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1929.7.192

Benitier

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
silver
Type:
Decorative Arts
Topic:
Religion\New Testament\Christ  Search this
State of being\death\crucifixion  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.8.517
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Decorative Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76ffc59b2-25d7-4b1b-842c-1c4723cb55e5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1929.8.517

Dead Oak

Artist:
Allen Lewis, born Mobile, AL 1873-died Basking Ridge, NJ 1957  Search this
Medium:
drypoint
Dimensions:
10 x 5 in. (25.4 x 12.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Landscape\tree\oak tree  Search this
State of being\death  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.195
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d71e7a20-0040-4444-bb33-e99133a5b61b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.195

Nemesis

Artist:
Helen Forman, born London, England 1892-died Wolfeboro, NH 1985  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 5 x 7 1/4 in. (12.6 x 18.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1933
Topic:
State of being\death  Search this
Animal\mouse  Search this
Object\weapon\trap  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.430
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7172ca5ec-f4da-4129-b8b2-046cc94d5aa7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.430

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