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Embroidery Design: Man's

Manufacturer:
Fabrique de Saint Ruf  Search this
Artist:
Mademoiselle Montalent  Search this
Mademoiselle Anteleme  Search this
Medium:
Gouache, over graphite Support: white laid paper
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Place:
France
Made in:
France
Date:
ca. 1785
Credit Line:
Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt
Accession Number:
1920-36-75
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1920-36-75

Design for a Stained Glass Window: Grammatica

Artist:
Hans Kaspar Lang the Elder, Swiss, 1571 – 1645  Search this
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brown wash
Type:
glasswares
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Date:
1606
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1911-28-129
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1911-28-129

Crevices in Minnewaski, N.Y.

Medium:
Glass
Object Name:
Slide
Type:
Slide
Date:
20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Frances Morris
Accession Number:
1945-201-152
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1945-201-152

Curtiss-Wright Photography [Tucker]

Creator:
Tucker, Cecil  Search this
Names:
Curtiss-Wright Corporation  Search this
Corrigan, Douglas, 1907-  Search this
Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937  Search this
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962  Search this
Thomas, Lowell  Search this
Extent:
0.25 Cubic feet ((5 folders))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
[ca. 1930s-1940s]
Summary:
This collection consists of 125 black and white photographs that Cecil Tucker collected during his tenure at the Curtiss-Wright Corporation. The photographs include the following Curtiss-Wright aircraft: the Curtiss-Wright Robin, including "Wrong-Way" Corrigan's aircraft; the Curtiss-Wright Kingbird, built for the Marine Corps; the Curtiss-Wright Condor, including images of the Condor T-32 built for the Byrd Antarctic Expedition, the two Condors modified for the Navy for use by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, as well as the Condors sold to Eastern Airlines, Switzerland, and Argentina; and the Curtiss-Wright AT-9, CW-19R, and CW-22B. Famous individuals pictured include: Amelia Earhart, Douglas "Wrong Way" Corrigan, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Lowell Thomas, the famous radio broadcaster. Also of interest are severala few images of aircraft with Latin and South American insignia.
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of 125 black and white photographs that Tucker collected during his tenure at Curtiss-Wright. The photographs include the following Curtiss-Wright aircraft: the Curtiss-Wright Robin, including "Wrong-Way" Corrigan's aircraft; the Curtiss-Wright Kingbird, built for the Marine Corps; the Curtiss-Wright Condor, including images of the Condor T-32 built for the Byrd Antarctic Expedition, the two Condors modified for the Navy for use by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, as well as the Condors sold to Eastern Airlines, Switzerland, and Argentina; and the Curtiss-Wright AT-9, CW-19R, and CW-22B. Famous individuals pictured include: Amelia Earhart, Douglas "Wrong Way" Corrigan, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Lowell Thomas, the famous radio broadcaster. Also of interest are a few images of aircraft with Latin and South American insignia. Note: The digital images in this finding aid were repurposed from scans made by an outside contractor for a commercial product and may show irregular cropping and orientation in addition to color variations resulting from damage to and deterioration of the original objects.
Arrangement:
The Curtiss-Wright Photography [Tucker] Collection is arranged by subject.
Biographical / Historical:
Cecil Tucker worked for Curtiss-Wright Corporation, Lambert Field, St. Louis, Missouri,from 1928 until 1945. Tucker started as a wire man and worked his way up to the Assistant Superintendent of Factory Administration for the St. Louis plant.
Provenance:
Paul B. Tucker, gift, 2000, 2000-0033
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests
Topic:
Curtiss Robin Family  Search this
Curtiss Kingbird Family (Model 55)  Search this
Curtiss Condor Family  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Aeronautics, Commercial -- United States  Search this
Aircraft industry  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Curtiss-Wright Photography [Tucker], Acc. NASM.2000.0033, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.2000.0033
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Curtiss-Wright Photography [Tucker]
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-2000-0033
Online Media:

Alexander von Humboldt: The Man History Forgot

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 17 Sep 2020 19:00:27 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_1090eadb6d1f19a0821bf35171d77fb3

Saddle Up With Badger Clark, America's Forgotten Cowboy Poet

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 17 Sep 2020 18:40:22 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_4b32256583c05907d8477a5f84414212

How the Revolutionary Thinker Alexander von Humboldt Helped to Create the Smithsonian

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Interviews
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 17 Sep 2020 18:57:46 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_bd5881cf9aeb6072ec6035b06a972658

Jacques Maroger papers, 1923-1990

Creator:
Maroger, Jacques, 1884-1962  Search this
Subject:
Ladew, Harry  Search this
Anquetin, Louis  Search this
Dufy, Raoul  Search this
Fry, Roger Eliot  Search this
John, Augustus  Search this
Kelly, Gerald, Sir  Search this
Toudu, Sure  Search this
Verne, Henri  Search this
Maryland Institute, College of Art  Search this
Musée du Louvre  Search this
Evergreen House Foundation (Baltimore, Md.)  Search this
Ferargil Galleries  Search this
Galerie Louis Carré  Search this
Grand Central Art Galleries  Search this
Sagittarius Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Six Realists Gallery (Baltimore, Md.)  Search this
Topic:
Sculptors -- United States -- Interviews  Search this
Artists' studios -- Photographs  Search this
Artists' materials  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6352
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215088
AAA_collcode_marojacq
Theme:
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_215088

President Andrew Jackson

Artist:
Hiram Powers, born Woodstock, VT 1805-died Florence, Italy 1873  Search this
Sitter:
Andrew Jackson  Search this
Medium:
plaster
Dimensions:
28 3/8 x 23 3/8 x 16 1/8 in. (72.1 x 59.3 x 40.8 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
modeled 1835
Topic:
Occupation\political\president  Search this
Study\sculpture model  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase in memory of Ralph Cross Johnson
Object number:
1968.155.58
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7406613ab-84f7-4bc2-a448-adbed150da4b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.155.58

John C. Calhoun

Artist:
Clark Mills, born near Syracuse, NY 1810-died Washington, DC 1883  Search this
Sitter:
John C. Calhoun  Search this
Medium:
painted plaster
Dimensions:
24 3/8 x 14 x 9 3/8 in. (61.9 x 35.7 x 23.9 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
ca. 1844-1845
Topic:
Occupation\political\statesman  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Institute
Object number:
XX9
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 20A
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/vk733e2c3c9-d495-47cc-b8aa-38fb2a353d93
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_XX9

Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way (mural study, U.S. Capitol)

Artist:
Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze, born Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany 1816-died Washington, DC 1868  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
33 1/4 x 43 3/8 in. (84.5 x 110.1 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1861
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Allegory\other\civilization  Search this
Travel\land\stagecoach  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Sara Carr Upton
Object number:
1931.6.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
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/vk7e4580084-442b-4de3-a2f2-6463cb6d9cbf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1931.6.1

Untitled (The 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso)

Artist:
Robert McCurdy, born 1952  Search this
Sitter:
Dalai Lama, born 1935  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 184.2 × 171.5 × 5.1 cm (72 1/2 × 67 1/2 × 2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2008
Topic:
Dalai Lama: Male  Search this
Dalai Lama: Religion and Spirituality\Religious Leader  Search this
Dalai Lama: Nobel Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Estate of Ian M. Cumming
Object number:
EXH.IC.16
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Robert McCurdy
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm450a6788c-f12b-4529-9134-9ee0b86e0e02
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_EXH.IC.16

Untitled (Nelson Mandela)

Artist:
Robert McCurdy, born 1952  Search this
Sitter:
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, 18 Jul 1918 - 5 Dec 2013  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 185.4 × 173.4 × 5.1 cm (73 × 68 1/4 × 2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2009
Topic:
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela: Male  Search this
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela: Politics and Government\Foreign Leader\President  Search this
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela: Nobel Prize  Search this
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Estate of Ian M. Cumming
Object number:
EXH.IC.17
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Robert McCurdy
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a5a8fdbf-9439-4860-8234-a609a704e376
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_EXH.IC.17

Untitled (Desmond Tutu)

Artist:
Robert McCurdy, born 1952  Search this
Sitter:
Bishop Desmond Tutu, born 1931  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 185.4 × 172.7 × 5.7 cm (73 × 68 × 2 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2010
Topic:
Bishop Desmond Tutu: Male  Search this
Bishop Desmond Tutu: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Bishop  Search this
Bishop Desmond Tutu: Nobel Prize  Search this
Bishop Desmond Tutu: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Estate of Ian M. Cumming
Object number:
EXH.IC.18
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Robert McCurdy
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48524b4a4-5e20-46e8-8419-bb88c71a631c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_EXH.IC.18

Untitled (Neil Armstrong)

Artist:
Robert McCurdy, born 1952  Search this
Sitter:
Neil Alden Armstrong, 5 Aug 1930 - 25 Aug 2012  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 185.4 × 172.7 × 5.1 cm (73 × 68 × 2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2012
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Painting  Search this
Neil Alden Armstrong: Male  Search this
Neil Alden Armstrong: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Neil Alden Armstrong: Science and Technology\Scientist\Astronaut  Search this
Neil Alden Armstrong: Military\Navy\Pilot  Search this
Neil Alden Armstrong: Science and Technology\Engineer\Aeronautical  Search this
Neil Alden Armstrong: Science and Technology\Engineer\Aerospace  Search this
Neil Alden Armstrong: Military\Navy  Search this
Neil Alden Armstrong: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Neil Alden Armstrong: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift of Ian M. and Annette P. Cumming
Object number:
NPG.2019.139
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2012 Robert McCurdy
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48c8070db-6904-4481-b736-099a7f63067e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2019.139

Untitled (Muhammad Ali)

Artist:
Robert McCurdy, born 1952  Search this
Sitter:
Muhammad Ali, 17 Jan 1942 - 3 Jun 2016  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 185.4 × 173 × 5.4 cm (73 × 68 1/8 × 2 1/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2017
Topic:
Painting  Search this
Muhammad Ali: Male  Search this
Muhammad Ali: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Boxer  Search this
Muhammad Ali: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift of Ian M. and Annette P. Cumming
Object number:
NPG.2019.140
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2017 Robert McCurdy
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44635cfe2-de9c-4d27-b5e2-602414bf4ee9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2019.140

Untitled (Warren Buffett)

Artist:
Robert McCurdy, born 1952  Search this
Sitter:
Warren Edward Buffett, born 30 Aug 1930  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 185.4 × 171.5 × 5.1 cm (73 × 67 1/2 × 2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2013
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Painting  Search this
Warren Edward Buffett: Male  Search this
Warren Edward Buffett: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Warren Edward Buffett: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Investment  Search this
Warren Edward Buffett: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift of Ian M. and Annette P. Cumming
Object number:
NPG.2019.137
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2013 Robert McCurdy
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm41991be5c-e047-401a-997c-d07287b86549
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2019.137

Flannery O'Connor

Artist:
Joseph Reshower, 6 Jul 1921 - 1 Jan 2006  Search this
Sitter:
Flannery O'Connor, 25 Mar 1925 - 3 Aug 1964  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 17.8 x 18.5 cm (7 x 7 5/16")
Mount: 30.2 x 26.6 cm (11 7/8 x 10 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1961
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Flannery O'Connor: Female  Search this
Flannery O'Connor: Literature\Writer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquired through a partial gift by John Daniel Reaves
Object number:
NPG.2012.41
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Joseph Reshower De Casseres/PCAphoto.com.
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b778f603-cd70-473d-85b9-aecf4ac593b6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.41

Maxine Hong Kingston

Artist:
Anthony Barboza, born 1944  Search this
Sitter:
Maxine Hong Kingston, born 27 Oct 1940  Search this
Medium:
Chromogenic print
Dimensions:
Image: 26.7 x 27.3cm (10 1/2 x 10 3/4")
Sheet: 42 x 29.8cm (16 9/16 x 11 3/4")
Mat: 71.1 x 55.9cm (28 x 22")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1989
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Plant  Search this
Artwork  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Maxine Hong Kingston: Female  Search this
Maxine Hong Kingston: Literature\Writer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2008.67
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Anthony Barboza
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44178a9a1-99a0-4c2d-8004-fa217dc717cb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2008.67

Unidentified Man

Alternate Title:
Clement C. Moore
Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Previously identified as:
Clement Clarke Moore, 1779 - 1863  Search this
Medium:
Glass plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Plate: 10.8 × 6.7 × 0.2 cm (4 1/4 × 2 5/8 × 1/16")
Type:
Photographic Negative
Date:
c. 1860-1870
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Clement Clarke Moore: Male  Search this
Clement Clarke Moore: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Clement Clarke Moore: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Clement Clarke Moore: Literature\Writer\Religious  Search this
Clement Clarke Moore: Society and Social Change\Benefactor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M1179
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48caa686c-d012-4592-b944-af4a70f649c9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.M1179

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