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Metamorphosis

Artist:
André Masson, French, b. Balagny–sur–Thérain, 1896–1987  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
8 1/2 x 6 5/8 x 2 7/8 IN. (21.4 x 16.5 x 7.3 CM.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1927, cast c. 1960-1963)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.3429
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School:
Surrealism (European)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2608fe532-4efa-421e-85e1-ca0ba8516b7f
EDAN-URL:
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Vassar College Art Gallery

Collection Creator:
Avery, Milton, 1885-1965  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1970-1977
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art's website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Milton Avery papers, 1926-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Milton Avery papers
Milton Avery papers / Series 3: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b9106b8f-42c2-451c-80df-71cfcff0ef56
EDAN-URL:
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Vassar College Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

Collection Creator:
Fendrick Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 70, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1975-1977, 1985
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use of unmicrofilmed material requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Fendrick Gallery records, 1952-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Fendrick Gallery records
Fendrick Gallery records / Series 5: Museums and Galleries Files / 5.1: Domestic Museums and Galleries / New York
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw950f927d5-e909-4249-a8f9-82f3fbf63731
EDAN-URL:
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A.I.R. Gallery Records

Collection Creator:
A.I.R. Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1972-1979
Scope and Contents:
Found here are gallery by-laws, artist biographies and resumes, the gallery's original building lease, notes from administrative meetings, an A.I.R. Gallery poster, and two writings on the gallery. Exhibition material includes a loan form for artwork by Japanese artist Mariyo Yagi; and papers related to the gallery's exhibition, Combative Acts, Profiles and Voices (1976), including correspondence, the exhibition catalog and announcement, published reviews, a photograph, inventories, shipping information, and price lists.

Membership papers consist of directions for membership duties, stock letters, schedules, contact lists, and a membership questionnaire. Financial papers include scant receipts and budget information; and files related to grants contain proposals, correspondence, and various budgeting details.

Printed material includes newspaper reviews of A.I.R. Gallery shows and artists, and several articles concerning women's art. Exhibition catalogs and announcements are primarily from A.I.R. Gallery shows except for one at Vassar College Art Gallery which was sponsored by the A.I.R. Gallery.
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
A.I.R. Gallery records, 1972-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.artiin, Series 1
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96ed4fae9-97e2-41fc-b0ce-b4e60d23e194
EDAN-URL:
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Poughkeepsie, New York, Vassar College, Art Gallery

Collection Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Container:
Box 125, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1934-1970
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jacques Seligmann & Co. records
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records / Series 1: Correspondence / 1.4: Museum Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97950052f-9734-4aec-97f3-75603e51ae7e
EDAN-URL:
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Poughkeepsie, New York, Vassar College, Art Gallery

Collection Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Container:
Box 401, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1926-1927
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jacques Seligmann & Co. records
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records / Series 9: De Hauke & Co., Inc., Records / 9.1: Correspondence / 9.1.4: Museum Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw945eacb3e-f09e-43db-99c2-2f1eacf55059
EDAN-URL:
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Vassar College (Art Gallery); NY

Collection Creator:
Leo Castelli Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 22, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1964
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Leo Castelli Gallery records, circa 1880-2000, bulk 1957-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Leo Castelli Gallery records
Leo Castelli Gallery records / Series 1: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw93bfe0db5-036e-462a-975e-0b6ce41462a0
EDAN-URL:
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Horse and Groom, after Li Gonglin

Artist:
Zhao Yong 趙雍 (1291-1361)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 31.5 x 73.5 cm (12 3/8 x 28 15/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1347
Period:
Yuan dynasty
Topic:
horse  Search this
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)  Search this
copy  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1945.32
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Song and Yuan Dynasty Painting and Calligraphy
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Lion Head

Medium:
Limestone, probably referred to as marble
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 52 x 28 x 38 cm (20 1/2 x 11 x 14 15/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
Amaravati, Andhra Pradesh state, India
Date:
2nd century
Period:
Satavahana dynasty
Topic:
lion  Search this
Satavahana dynasty (1st century BCE - 299 CE)  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1978.34
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye341703dd8-cd13-4df3-995c-b5efe9cc41e0
EDAN-URL:
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Head of the Buddha

Medium:
Volcanic stone (andesite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 38.1 x 23.5 x 24.1 cm (15 x 9 1/4 x 9 1/2 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
Borobudur, Indonesia
Date:
8th century
Period:
Shailendra period
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
Shailendra period (ca. 750 - ca. 850)  Search this
ushnisha  Search this
urna  Search this
Indonesia  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
FSC-S-16a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye36419216a-2bf8-41c8-bd5e-4d58d736072a
EDAN-URL:
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Venus of Meudon

Artist:
Jean Arp, French, b. Strasbourg, Alsace, 1886-1966  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
19 1/8 x 5 1/2 x 4 3/8 in. (48.6 x 13.9 x 10.9 cm) on artist's base
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1956/cast 1957)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.105
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School:
Dada/Fluxus
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2340757ef-04ab-47e9-a2f0-03cc371df5e9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.105

Snakebread

Artist:
Jean Arp, French, b. Strasbourg, Alsace, 1886-1966  Search this
Medium:
Granite
Dimensions:
5 3/8 X 10 1/4 X 7 1/4 IN. (13.6 X 26.0 X 18.4 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1942)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.109
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School:
Dada/Fluxus
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py280552525-6bac-4c4c-bc80-2c50f48f04f0
EDAN-URL:
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The Red Flower

Artist:
Max Ernst, French, b. Brühl, Germany, 1891–1976  Search this
Medium:
Oil on paper
Dimensions:
12 1/8 X 9 1/8 IN. (30.7 X 23.2 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1959)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.1799
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Surrealism (European)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py246898e07-163c-430b-9dcf-590f34906fdb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.1799

Parisian Woman

Artist:
Max Ernst, French, b. Brühl, Germany, 1891–1976  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
31 1/2x 7 x 5 1/4 in. (80 x 17.8 x 13.5 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1950/cast 1960)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.1803
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School:
Surrealism (European)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2b7006c51-be4f-44e1-93a5-a5a8cfd74e2f
EDAN-URL:
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Child of an Idumean Night (Composition No. 4)

Artist:
Arshile Gorky, American, b. Khorkom, Armenia, 1904–1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil on burlap mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
12 × 8 1/8 in. (30.4 × 20.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1936
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2133
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py284ca0025-0765-4b1c-935d-853058848230
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2133

The Raven (Composition No. 3)

Artist:
Arshile Gorky, American, b. Khorkom, Armenia, 1904–1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil and ink on wood
Dimensions:
14 1/8 × 9 3/4 in. (35.6 × 24.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1931
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2135
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School:
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2d07c2955-1c4b-4b72-9efc-8d7eb0995507
EDAN-URL:
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Battle at Sunset with the God of Maize (Composition No. 1)

Artist:
Arshile Gorky, American, b. Khorkom, Armenia, 1904–1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas mounted on wood
Dimensions:
8 × 10 1/4 in. (20.3 × 25.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1936
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2138
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2bbff4d67-5972-43fb-b56a-e5a305a4688c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2138

Untitled (Study for "The Liver is the Cock's Comb")

Artist:
Arshile Gorky, American, b. Khorkom, Armenia, 1904–1948  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and crayon on paper
Dimensions:
20 3/4 × 27 11/16 in. (52.6 × 70.3 cm) [irreg.]
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1943
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2146
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py24cd283bd-947e-46f8-9e71-1886f8373024
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2146

Untitled

Artist:
Arshile Gorky, American, b. Khorkom, Armenia, 1904–1948  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and crayon on paper
Dimensions:
19 13/16 × 25 7/16 in. (50.2 × 64.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1944
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2152
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py23c473479-722e-4a04-9317-bfcf15606deb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2152

Nude

Artist:
Arshile Gorky, American, b. Khorkom, Armenia, 1904–1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
50 1/8 × 38 1/8 in. (127.3 × 96.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1946
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2154
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2bfc23862-eab8-4b1d-88c6-03da8a68f495
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2154

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