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Forgotten Shelf

Artist:
Frederick Thompson, born New York City 1904- died Hollis, NY 1956  Search this
Medium:
oil on linen
Dimensions:
22 x 17 7/8 in. (55.8 x 45.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1951
Topic:
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Animal\insect\moth  Search this
Still life\other\feather  Search this
Still life\other\key  Search this
Still life\furniture\lamp  Search this
Still life\written matter\letter  Search this
Still life\other\smoking materials  Search this
Still life\tool\rope  Search this
Still life\furniture\shelf  Search this
Still life\foliage\ivy  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Frederick Thompson
Object number:
1975.38
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78a8e0d5f-ae16-4b15-bf6f-e2d0ba1a52c3
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edanmdm:saam_1975.38

From the Sea

Artist:
Elizabeth Saltonstall, born Chestnut Hill, MA 1900-died Chestnut Hill, MA 1990  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 12 3/4 x 9 5/8 in. (32.4 x 24.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1930s-1940s
Topic:
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Still life\tool\rope  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1976.90.6
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edanmdm:saam_1976.90.6

Still Life Composition

Artist:
Jan Matulka, born Vlachovo Brezi, Bohemia 1890-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 3/4 x 26 in. (78.2 x 66.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1934
Topic:
Figure\fragment\hand  Search this
Figure female\nude  Search this
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Still life\art object\sculpture  Search this
Figure female\torso  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Literature\Arts Magazine  Search this
Still life\written matter\book  Search this
Still life\other\container  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.29
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edanmdm:saam_1964.1.29

Arrangement with Phonograph, Mask, and Shell

Artist:
Jan Matulka, born Vlachovo Brezi, Bohemia 1890-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 3/8 x 35 1/4 in. (77.2 x 89.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
Performing arts\music  Search this
Still life\furniture\table  Search this
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Still life\art object\sculpture  Search this
Still life\furniture\stereo  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1978.158
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edanmdm:saam_1978.158

Night Piece

Artist:
G. Daniel Massad, born Oklahoma City, OK 1946  Search this
Medium:
pastel on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 24 x 32 1/4 in. (61.0 x 81.8 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1987
Topic:
Still life\other\vase  Search this
Still life\foliage  Search this
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Allegory\time\night  Search this
Still life\fruit\peach  Search this
Still life\fruit\plum  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1988.3
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72c187a52-1eb5-4f0e-b2fa-5bd3f7acd977
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edanmdm:saam_1988.3

Enigma

Artist:
Helen Lundeberg, born Chicago, IL 1908-died Los Angeles, CA 1999  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 x 11 1/2 in. (40.6 x 29.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1937
Topic:
Still life\furniture\mirror  Search this
Still life\furniture\chair  Search this
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from D.C. Public Library
Object number:
1967.72.174
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edanmdm:saam_1967.72.174

Shell

Artist:
Lisa Mackie, born Detroit, MI  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in. (28.6 x 22.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist through the Venice Workshop
Object number:
1971.84.42
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edanmdm:saam_1971.84.42

Shell

Artist:
Paul Landacre, born Columbus, OH 1893-died Los Angeles, CA 1963  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 4 5/8 x 7 in. (11.8 x 17.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
before 1935
Topic:
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1981.41
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7414da737-2059-4023-b4fc-8a5c372b5415
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edanmdm:saam_1981.41

Red Flower

Artist:
Guy MacCoy, born Valley Falls, KS 1904-died Los Angeles, CA 1981  Search this
Medium:
screenprint
Dimensions:
12 3/4 x 16 1/2 in. (32.4 x 41.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Still life\flower  Search this
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Still life\written matter\book  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Olin Dows
Object number:
1983.90.96
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79e805cac-b0fc-4b3b-bb88-f458f11343c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.90.96

Solarization

Artist:
Man Ray, born Philadelphia, PA 1890-died Paris, France 1976  Search this
Printer:
Pierre Gassmann, German, born Breslau, Germany 1913-died Paris, France 2004  Search this
Medium:
solarized gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 11 7/8 x 8 1/2 in. (30.2 x 21.4 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1930, printed after 1960
Topic:
Still life\foodstuff\egg  Search this
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Figure female\fragment\hand  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Lucien Treillard
Object number:
1989.55.1
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77bef90f5-c1e0-41f1-ade6-b4f23183ffe6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1989.55.1

Hobbies

Artist:
Bertha E. Jaques, born Covington, OH 1863-died Chicago IL 1941  Search this
Medium:
drypoint on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 11 7/8 x 8 7/8 in. (30.3 x 22.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1932
Topic:
Recreation\leisure  Search this
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Dress\accessory\jewelry  Search this
Still life\flower\rose  Search this
Still life\written matter\book  Search this
Still life\other\candlestick  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.453
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c5a377ac-6b82-4990-a71a-2f6920cd7605
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edanmdm:saam_1935.13.453

Still Life

Artist:
Stuart Edie, born Wichita Falls, TX 1908-died Guanajuato, Mexico 1974  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
20 1/8 x 30 1/8 in. (51.0 x 76.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1934
Topic:
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Still life\fruit\lemon  Search this
Still life\musical instrument\lute  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Still life\fruit\pomegranate  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.63
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk780ba1168-5dd5-4d9e-a4c5-2a110a0c27d1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.8.63

Shells and Moth

Artist:
Mary Fornance, born 1847-died Germantown, PA 1937  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 5/8 x 17 1/4 in. (32.0 x 43.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1878
Topic:
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Animal\insect\moth  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1972.100.1
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CC0
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Graphic Arts
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78942f120-d524-42ba-a209-9aa0f0831980
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1972.100.1

Seashells

Artist:
Werner Drewes, born Canig, Germany (now Kaniów, Poland) 1899-died Reston, VA 1985  Search this
Medium:
aquatint and liftground on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 8 x 11 3/4 in. (20.2 x 29.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1976
Topic:
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1976.74.11
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk727ac43fe-f24c-4dbc-860e-9e53df74edfb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1976.74.11

Beach Treasure (no. 250)

Artist:
Werner Drewes, born Canig, Germany (now Kaniów, Poland) 1899-died Reston, VA 1985  Search this
Medium:
color woodcut
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1968.9.88
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74a8b95d0-faa9-4b3d-87da-1eb69aa78f63
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.9.88

Shells, Buoys and Bottle

Artist:
Charlotte Cushman, born Boston, MA 1906-died Wayne, MI 1993  Search this
Medium:
egg tempera on linen mounted on fiberboard
Dimensions:
24 x 24 in. (61.0 x 61.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1944
Topic:
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Still life\other\buoy  Search this
Still life\other\container  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Patricia and Phillip Frost
Object number:
1986.92.15
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ea93d381-b5be-4381-a82a-df816f4c6621
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.92.15

Self-Portrait in Mirror

Artist:
Frederic Clay Bartlett, born Chicago, IL 1873-died Beverly, MA 1953  Search this
Sitter:
Frederick Bartlett  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
31 1/4 x 28 1/8 in. (79.3 x 71.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Still life\furniture\mirror  Search this
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Occupation\art\artist  Search this
Portrait male\self-portrait  Search this
Still life\written matter\book  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Frederic Clay Bartlett
Object number:
1980.104.1
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1980.104.1

Castaways

Artist:
Grace M. Ballentine, born Newburgh, NY 1881-died Parkville, MD 1978  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 12 x 15 1/4 in. (30.5 x 38.7 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1942
Topic:
Still life\foliage  Search this
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. Robert M. Ballentine
Copyright:
© 1942, Grace M. Ballentine
Object number:
1985.40.17
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b227f5ea-8408-49e8-97b4-7ff4bc030ee9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.40.17

Nature Patterns

Artist:
Grace M. Ballentine, born Newburgh, NY 1881-died Parkville, MD 1978  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 13 1/4 x 16 in. (33.5 x 40.5 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1941
Topic:
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Animal\other\coral  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. Robert M. Ballentine
Copyright:
© 1941, Grace M. Ballentine
Object number:
1985.40.18
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75552237e-2a9e-48a2-8f78-3128edee90b7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.40.18

Ocean Ballet

Artist:
Grace M. Ballentine, born Newburgh, NY 1881-died Parkville, MD 1978  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sight 16 1/2 x 13 1/4 in. (41.9 x 33.5 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1942
Topic:
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Animal\fish\sea horse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. Robert M. Ballentine
Copyright:
© 1942, Grace M. Ballentine
Object number:
1985.40.19
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b03f5077-c774-4701-91f0-425264ff6aae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.40.19

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