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Cutout figure

Culture/People:
probably Otomí (Otomi) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Frances Pratt (Frances Usui/Mrs. Bumpei Usui/Mrs. Christopher Ritter), Non-Indian, 1913-2003  Search this
Seller:
Frances Pratt (Frances Usui/Mrs. Bumpei Usui/Mrs. Christopher Ritter), Non-Indian, 1913-2003  Search this
Object Name:
Cutout figure
Media/Materials:
Amate (Fig tree) paper
Techniques:
Cut, cutout
Dimensions:
21.5 x 9.7 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Puebla State; Mexico
Date created:
circa 1950
Catalog Number:
22/2324
Barcode:
222324.000
See related items:
Otomí (Otomi)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws672bf5eab-4b1f-4a66-877d-ecf74e8dc5d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_236895
Online Media:

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Mollie Lopez, Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Previous owner:
Thomas Bahti (Tom Bahti), Non-Indian, 1926-1972  Search this
Donor:
Thomas Bahti (Tom Bahti), Non-Indian, 1926-1972  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber, yucca fiber, devil's claw/martynia
Techniques:
Coiled
Dimensions:
18 x 32 x 15 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1960
Catalog Number:
22/9075
Barcode:
229075.000
See related items:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b26fa331-d5a0-4057-9e4b-0f87a7782981
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_244218
Online Media:

Vase

Culture/People:
San Ildefonso Pueblo  Search this
Previous seller:
Thunderbird Shop  Search this
Previous owner:
Thomas J. Watson (Thomas C. Watson), Non-Indian, 1874-1956  Search this
IBM Gallery of Arts and Sciences (IBM Gallery of Arts & Sciences)  Search this
Donor:
IBM Gallery of Arts and Sciences (IBM Gallery of Arts & Sciences)  Search this
Object Name:
Vase
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
22.5 x 18 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
San Ildefonso Pueblo, San Ildefonso Reservation; Santa Fe County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1945-1946
Catalog Number:
23/268
Barcode:
230268.000
See related items:
San Ildefonso Pueblo
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61b85c94d-6070-4bbd-a0cd-91c72362e278
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_245369
Online Media:

Sandpainting

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Grey Squirrel (Fred Stevens, Jr.), Diné (Navajo), 1922-1983  Search this
Collector:
Thomas Bahti (Tom Bahti), Non-Indian, 1926-1972  Search this
Donor:
Thomas Bahti (Tom Bahti), Non-Indian, 1926-1972  Search this
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Wood, sand
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
60.5 x 61.2 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
San Juan County; New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1950-1960
Catalog Number:
23/839
Barcode:
230839.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65d3121ee-2aa6-4818-ae2a-edc6ff9c7fa6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_245920
Online Media:

Pottery Designs

Culture/People:
A:shiwi (Zuni)  Search this
Previous owner:
Charles De Young Elkus, Non-Indian, 1881-1963  Search this
Ruth Elkus (Mrs. Charles de Young Elkus), Non-Indian, 1884-1972  Search this
Donor:
Charles De Young Elkus, Non-Indian, 1881-1963  Search this
Ruth Elkus (Mrs. Charles de Young Elkus), Non-Indian, 1884-1972  Search this
Title:
Pottery Designs
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Paper, watercolor, ink
Techniques:
Drawn, painted
Dimensions:
24.5 x 16.4 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Santa Fe Indian School; Santa Fe; Santa Fe County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
circa 1930
Catalog Number:
23/1273
Barcode:
231273.001
See related items:
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws624aa3a7e-8708-49eb-b11e-11da68edc1d1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_246007

First Furlough

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Quincy Tahoma, Diné (Navajo), 1917-1956  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Oscar Brousse Jacobson, Non-Indian, 1882-1966  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Oscar Brousse Jacobson, Non-Indian, 1882-1966  Search this
Title:
First Furlough
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Paper, gouache/opaque watercolors, ink
Techniques:
Drawn, painted
Dimensions:
37.7 x 45.7 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Santa Fe; Santa Fe County; New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1943
Catalog Number:
23/6014
Barcode:
236014.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6df675b0b-730a-4e73-8360-dab0876612a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_250921
Online Media:

Vase

Culture/People:
K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Legoria Tafoya (Legoria Velarde/Juanita K'po), K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo), 1911-1984  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Vase
Media/Materials:
Pottery, clay slip
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, carved, burnished, slipped
Dimensions:
16.0 x 15.4 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Santa Clara Pueblo, Santa Clara Reservation; Rio Arriba County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1964
Catalog Number:
26/1108
Barcode:
261108.000
See related items:
K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bb048ba2-3848-4af0-8184-94e6d108d3ac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277204

Marine Band Harmonica with Devise for Practicing Harmonica

Referenced:
Peterson, Walter C.  Search this
Maker:
Hohner, M.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
harmonica: 15/16 in x 4 1/16 in x 4 15/16 in; 2.38125 cm x 10.31875 cm x 12.54125 cm
box: 1 1/8 in x 4 1/4 in x 5 in; 2.8575 cm x 10.795 cm x 12.7 cm
leaflet: 1/16 in x 3 9/16 in x 4 5/8 in; .15875 cm x 9.04875 cm x 11.7475 cm
Object Name:
harmonica
practising device
harmonica, with practicing device
Place made:
Germany
Credit Line:
The Peter Kassan Collection
ID Number:
1988.0783.492
Accession number:
1988.0783
Catalog number:
1988.0783.492
Patent number:
1797613
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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Harmonicas
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-fe10-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1306558
Online Media:

Audiovisual material relating to Pacita Abad

Creator:
Abad, Pacita  Search this
Garrity, Jack  Search this
Extent:
89.63 Gigabytes
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Gigabytes
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Date:
1984-2008
Summary:
The collection of audiovisual material relating to Pacita Abad measures 89.63 GB and dates from 1984 to 2008. All materials in this collection are in born-digital format and include video and audio recordings and presentations. The Biographical Materials series includes videos of Pacita Abad's life in the Washington, D.C., region, and several recordings of memorials and services after her passing in 2004. The Professional Materials series consists of videos of two workshops and two lectures given by Pacita Abad. The Interviews and Documentaries series consists of American and Asian TV programs, films, and radio interviews with and about Pacita Abad and her art. The Exhibitions and Artwork series has videos and presentations of Pacita Abad's art, and solo and group exhibitions.
Scope and Contents:
The collection of audiovisual material relating to Pacita Abad measures 89.63 GB and dates from 1984 to 2008. All materials in this collection are in born-digital format and include video and audio recordings and presentations. Several of the videos were transferred from VHS tapes. Some recordings in this collection are only partially transferred, and technical quality of both audio and video components varies. The Biographical Materials series includes videos of Pacita Abad's life in the Washington, D.C., region, and several recordings of memorials and services after her passing in 2004. The Professional Materials series consists of videos of two workshops and two lectures given by Pacita Abad. The Interviews and Documentaries series consists of American and Asian TV programs, films, and radio interviews with and about Pacita Abad and her art. The Exhibitions and Artwork series has videos and presentations of Pacita Abad's art, and solo and group exhibitions.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as four series.

Series 1: Biographical Material, 1994-2005 (19.39 GB; ER01-ER08)

Series 2: Professional Material, 1995-2000 (11.86 GB; ER09-ER11, ER42)

Series 3: Interviews and Documentaries, 1990-2004 (36.68 GB; ER12-ER29)

Series 4: Exhibitions and Artwork, 1984-2008 (21.70 GB; ER30-ER41)
Biographical / Historical:
Pacita Abad (1946-2004) was an Ivatan and Filipina painter based in New York, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. Abad emigrated to the United States from the Philippines in 1970, and became a naturalized U.S. citizen in 1994.

Abad traveled in over 80 countries and different cultures had a profound influence on her artistic style. She developed a technique of trapunto painting, which entailed stitching and stuffing painted canvases to give them a three-dimensional, sculptural effect, and incorporating materials such as traditional cloth, mirrors, beads, shells, plastic buttons, and other objects into the surface of paintings. Abad crafted more than 5,000 artworks over a 30-year career. Her work has been featured in over 60 solo and group exhibitions at museums and galleries worldwide, and her art is held in private collections and cultural institutions in more than 70 countries.
Provenance:
Donated 2009 by Jack Garrity, Abad's husband and director of Pacita Abad Art Estate.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. This collection is open for research. Researchers interested in accessing born-digital records or audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
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.
Occupation:
Painters -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Filipino American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Citation:
Audiovisual material relating to Pacita Abad, 1984-2008. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.abadpaci
See more items in:
Audiovisual material relating to Pacita Abad
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99775ecb3-a651-4cd9-ba7e-cd3aa3107d95
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-abadpaci

Lighting Techniques in the Smithsonian American Art Museum

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-12-03T18:49:09.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
See more by:
americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_4dlwkqiY_AA

Deborah Czeresko Artist Talk: Venetian Glass, Then and Now

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-11-10T14:54:44.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_56mckEfQKF0

“Renwick Invitational 2020” Virtual Workshop with Timothy Horn

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-07-08T21:55:23.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_I_h78P7EHAc

Art & Me Preservation Family Workshop| Put in Print

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-01-28T04:11:55.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_IrG7i-a-tGk

Clarice Smith Distinguished Lecture: Bisa Butler

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-11-20T23:30:00.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_SsVT3v_AdTU

Art & Me Preservation Family Workshop | Lunar New Year

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-02-22T19:52:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_TAGLj6p1qlw

“Renwick Invitational 2020” Virtual Conversation: Artist Rowland Ricketts and Curator Emily Zilber

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-12-21T18:05:46.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_VMjMXdUR3L8

Encuentros IV - Contact Zones: Workshops and Art Schools

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Symposia
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2012-02-06T23:49:28.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_dLLRkoU71yY

Painting Techniques of Henry Ossawa Tanner

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-08-02T20:35:10.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_hWxErF_nzd4

Clarice Smith Distinguished Lecture Series: Abelardo Morell

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2017-11-16T01:19:07.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
See more by:
americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_hoQMFXWf63o

Art & Me Preservation Family Workshop | Outdoor Sculpture

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-12-04T22:03:56.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
See more by:
americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_jDOPbVN6erY

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