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Theo Hios papers, 1938-1994

Creator:
Hios, Theo, 1908-1999  Search this
Hios, Theo, 1908-1999  Search this
Subject:
Bier, Elmira  Search this
Canaday, John  Search this
Jackson, Martha Kellogg  Search this
Osver, Arthur  Search this
Porter, Fairfield  Search this
Weston, Harold  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Graphic arts -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art, Greek  Search this
Art, Byzantine  Search this
War photography  Search this
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Photography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9016
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211205
AAA_collcode_hiostheo
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Photography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211205

Lamp with handle in the shape of a griffin's head

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 13.3 × 22.9 × 6.8 cm (5 1/4 × 9 × 2 11/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Origin:
Syria
Date:
4th-5th century
Period:
Byzantine Period
Topic:
griffin  Search this
Syria  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Byzantine period (330 - 1453)  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.49
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3037997f0-3565-4569-b755-8205b7c36630
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1908.49

The Heavenly Ladder: illustration from a Klimax manuscript

Medium:
Color and slight gold on parchment
Dimensions:
H x W: 15.6 x 13.2 cm (6 1/8 x 5 3/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Date:
early 12th century
Period:
Byzantine period
Topic:
Christianity  Search this
Byzantine Period (395 - 640)  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.152
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye325960ac2-e494-4ad0-92a8-fb90d38d1f32
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1909.152

Statuette of a standing woman dressed in chiton and peplos

Medium:
Rock crystal
Dimensions:
H (overall): 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
Constantinople (Istanbul), Turkey
Date:
5th-6th century
Period:
Byzantine period
Topic:
woman  Search this
Turkey  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Byzantine period (330 - 1453)  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.61
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3938a2cfb-f4ff-4fd6-b4a6-32e8949a4c59
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1909.61

Armlet

Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Diam (overall): 8.8 cm (3 7/16 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Metalwork
Origin:
Constantinople (Istanbul), Turkey
Date:
6th-7th century
Period:
Byzantine period
Topic:
Turkey  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Byzantine period (330 - 1453)  Search this
chasing  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.62
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye34173f2ee-c09c-41da-bcf3-7f543c967c77
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1909.62
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Armlet

Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Diam (overall): 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Metalwork
Origin:
Constantinople (Istanbul), Turkey
Date:
6th-7th century
Period:
Byzantine period
Topic:
Turkey  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Byzantine period (330 - 1453)  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.63
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:fsg_F1909.63
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Earring

Medium:
Gold, pearls, emeralds
Dimensions:
H x W: 10.6 x 4.4 cm (4 3/16 x 1 3/4 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Metalwork
Origin:
Constantinople (Istanbul), Turkey
Date:
6th century
Period:
Byzantine period
Topic:
Turkey  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Byzantine period (330 - 1453)  Search this
piercing  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.64
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye37a0c8c58-cfe5-4b98-90a1-921c6764aa93
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1909.64
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Earring

Medium:
Gold, pearls, emeralds
Dimensions:
H x W: 10.7 x 4 cm (4 3/16 x 1 9/16 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Metalwork
Origin:
Constantinople (Istanbul), Turkey
Date:
6th century
Period:
Byzantine period
Topic:
Turkey  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Byzantine period (330 - 1453)  Search this
piercing  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.65
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3186e63da-8204-4800-901a-b38150f55119
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edanmdm:fsg_F1909.65
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Medallion, consisting of a coin of Theodosius I (A.D. 379-395) set in an ornamental frame

Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Diam (overall): 0.5 cm (3/16 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Exchange Media
Origin:
Constantinople (Istanbul), Turkey
Date:
6th century
Period:
Byzantine period
Topic:
portrait  Search this
Turkey  Search this
ruler  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Byzantine period (330 - 1453)  Search this
medallion  Search this
filigree  Search this
beaded wire  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.67
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye31a1162d4-5ddf-4d3c-bcf3-293020173c01
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1909.67

Byzantium, Eastern Christendom and Islam : art at the crossroads of the medieval Mediterranean / Lucy-Anne Hunt

Title:
Art at the crossroads of the medieval Mediterranean
Author:
Hunt, Lucy-Anne  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mediterranean Region
Méditerranée (région)
Date:
1998
2000
Medieval, 500-1500
Moyen âge
Topic:
Art, Medieval  Search this
Architecture, Medieval  Search this
Christian art and symbolism  Search this
Islamic art  Search this
Art, Byzantine  Search this
Architecture, Byzantine  Search this
Art and religion  Search this
Christian art and symbolism--Medieval  Search this
Byzantijnse kunst  Search this
Christelijke kunst  Search this
Islamitische kunst  Search this
Wisselwerking  Search this
Islamic architecture  Search this
Art chrétien  Search this
Art islamique  Search this
Art byzantin  Search this
Call number:
N5345 .H86 1998
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_891099

Metabyzantinē-Neoellēnikē ekklēsiastikē chrysokentētikē / Katerinas Zōgraphoy-Korre

Author:
Zōgraphou-Korre, Katerina  Search this
Physical description:
288 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Greece
Byzantine Empire
Date:
1985
Medieval, 500-1500
Topic:
Ecclesiastical embroidery  Search this
Ecclesiastical embroidery, Byzantine  Search this
Christian art and symbolism  Search this
Art, Byzantine  Search this
Art, Hellenistic  Search this
Christian art and symbolism--Medieval  Search this
Call number:
N7852.5 .Z85 1985
N7852.5.Z85 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_315231

Theo Hios papers

Creator:
Hios, Theo, 1908-  Search this
Names:
Bier, Elmira  Search this
Canaday, John, 1907-1985  Search this
Jackson, Martha Kellogg  Search this
Osver, Arthur, 1912-2006  Search this
Porter, Fairfield  Search this
Weston, Harold, 1894-1972  Search this
Extent:
1.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 4 reels))
0.6 Linear feet (Addition (D.C.))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
1938-1994
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence; writings and lectures; press releases; photographs; sketchbook; exhibition annoucements, invitations and catalogs; and printed material.
REEL 92: Material relating to Hios' Marine Corps service as a combat photographer, 1943-1947, including correspondence, a citation and lists of watercolors done and exhibited by Hios showing war scenes; correspondence, 1957-1963, concerning a U.S. government grant to study Byzantine art, exhibitions and loans; draft of speech to the Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors, February 1968, on the new aesthetic; miscellaneous journal notes, 1953-1961 on Greek art, the purpose of art, etc,; photographs of Hios, his family and his work; clippings and exhibition announcements. Also included is a sketchbook, ca. 1957, with landscape and flower studies as well as notes from Hios' reading on Byzantine art, on rhythmic forms in art, and comments on his own paintings.
REEL 96: Sketches, notes, and photos.
REELS 1094 & 1116 (photos): Correspondence, mostly about exhibitions and his work, including letters from Elmira Bier, Harold Weston, Fairfield Porter, Martha Jackson, John Canaday, Arthur Osver and others; clippings and magazine articles; writings and lectures by Hios; press releases and writings about Hios; exhibition announcements, invitations, and catalogs, and printed material; and 23 photographs of Hios, his paintings, and exhibitions.
UNMICROFILMED: A letter; exhibition announcements; 22 photos of Hios and his family, 69 photos of his work and its installation; and copies of letters, articles and press releases.
ADDITION: A resume; awards from Parrish Art Museum, 1971, Grumbacher Award, 1979, Audubon Artists, 1979 and 1983, and letter awarding a grant from the Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation, 1981; correspondence, 1939-1994, including letters from museums and university art galleries, letters from author Lawrence Campbell, and a card from photographer Hans Namuth; a sketchbook, 1947-1958; 9 loose drawings; photographs of Hios, friends, and his paintings; printed material including THEO HIOS, 52 YEARS OF PAINTING, by Lawrence Campbell, 1987, clippings documenting Hios's career, 1948-1991, exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1944-1993, press releases, reviews, and transcript of a 1981 television film about Hios.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, graphic artist; New York, N.Y. Died Jan. 10, 1999. Combat photagrapher during WWII.
Provenance:
Material on reels 92, 96, 1094 and 1116 lent for microfilming 1971-1976 by Theo Hios. Unmicrofilmed material donated by Hios, 1981-1995.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Graphic artists -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Graphic arts -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art, Greek  Search this
Art, Byzantine  Search this
War photography  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.hiostheo
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-hiostheo

Zbornik na trudovi. Recueil de travaux. Posebno izd. po povod 10-godišninata od osnovuvanjeto na Muzejot, posveteno na XII Meǵunaroden kongres na vizantolozite. [Odgovoren urednik Dimče Koco]

Author:
Ohrid (Macedonia) Naroden muzej  Search this
Koco, Dimče  Search this
Physical description:
243 p. illus., facsims, maps (1 fold.), plans. 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
North Macedonia
Ohrid
Date:
1961
Topic:
Art, Byzantine  Search this
Art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_255293

Exhibition of the Halvor Bagge Collection of Byzantine paintings, carvings, manuscripts, embroideries, etc. : to continue during the month of May 1915

Author:
Ehrich Galleries, New York  Search this
Subject:
Bagge, Halvor Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
18 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1915
[1915]
Topic:
Art, Byzantine  Search this
Call number:
N6250 .E33
N6250.E33
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_136667

The dark ages; loan exhibition of pagan and Christian art in the Latin west and Byzantine east, February 20-March 21, 1937

Author:
Worcester Art Museum  Search this
Physical description:
48 p. col. front., illus. (incl. maps) plates, diagr. 24 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1937
[c1937]
Topic:
Art, Medieval  Search this
Art, Byzantine  Search this
Call number:
N5963.W6X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_278888

Handbook of the Byzantine collection

Author:
Dumbarton Oaks  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 125, [95] p. illus., maps (on lining papers) 23 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1967
Topic:
Art  Search this
Art, Byzantine  Search this
Call number:
N858.D8 A6 1967X
N858.D8A6 1967X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_413837

Byzantine art in the collections of Soviet museums / introd. and notes on the plates by Alice Bank ; [translated from the Russian by Inna Sorokina ; photos. by Lydia Tarasova]

Author:
Bank, A. V (Alisa Vladimirovna)  Search this
Physical description:
337, [1] p., : ill. (some col.) ; 34 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
Soviet Union
Date:
1978
1978, c1977
Topic:
Art, Byzantine  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Call number:
N6250.B27 1978X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_443255

The glory of Byzantium : art and culture of the Middle Byzantine era, A.D. 843-1261 / edited by Helen C. Evans and William D. Wixom

Author:
Evans, Helen C  Search this
Wixom, William D  Search this
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
xxvii, 574 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 32 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1997
C1997
Topic:
Art, Byzantine  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_510796

Handbook of the collection

Author:
Dumbarton Oaks  Search this
Physical description:
136 p. illus. 18 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1946
Topic:
Art  Search this
Christian art and symbolism  Search this
Art, Byzantine  Search this
Call number:
N858.D8A56 1946
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_99933

Byzantine art and archaeology, by O.M. Dalton; with 457 illustrations

Author:
Dalton, O. M (Ormonde Maddock) 1866-1945  Search this
Physical description:
xix, [1], 727, [1] p. incl. front., illus. 26 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1911
Topic:
Art, Byzantine  Search this
Christian antiquities  Search this
Christian art and symbolism  Search this
Call number:
N6250.D2X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_179715

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