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The Brown Sisters, Boston, Massachusetts

Artist:
Nicholas Nixon, born Detroit, MI 1947  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 5/8 × 9 5/8 in. (19.4 × 24.4 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
2012
Topic:
Cityscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Portrait group\family\siblings  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Nion McEvoy in memory of Nan Tucker McEvoy
Copyright:
© Nicholas Nixon, courtesy Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco
Object number:
2015.33.38
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edanmdm:saam_2015.33.38

The Brown Sisters, Boston, Massachusetts

Artist:
Nicholas Nixon, born Detroit, MI 1947  Search this
Sitter:
Portrait female  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 5/8 × 9 5/8 in. (19.4 × 24.4 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1993
Topic:
Portrait female  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Portrait group\family\siblings  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Nion McEvoy in memory of Nan Tucker McEvoy
Copyright:
© Nicholas Nixon, courtesy Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco
Object number:
2015.33.19
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edanmdm:saam_2015.33.19

Boxing at the Harvard Club, Boston, Massachusetts

Artist:
Henry Horenstein, born New Bedford, MA 1947  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 3/8 x 20 1/4 in. (41.5 x 51.5 cm) image: 12 7/8 x 18 7/8 in. (32.8 x 48.0 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1976
Topic:
Occupation\sport\boxing  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Kenneth B. Pearl
Object number:
1997.118.27
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk783aa3534-f509-48f3-a8a0-395f56d443fc
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edanmdm:saam_1997.118.27

Boston Harbor

Artist:
Charles Manger, born ca. 1832-died after 1870  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
24 1/8 x 40 1/8 in. (61.2 x 102.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1860-1869
Topic:
Landscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Waterscape\harbor\Boston Harbor  Search this
Travel\water\ship  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. George Viault
Object number:
1970.183
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CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 9B
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75febf91c-8889-4ad2-bc0d-57dfb51a4e7d
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edanmdm:saam_1970.183
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Crystal Hanging (study for sculpture, Federal Building, Boston, Massachusetts)

Artist:
Jane Kaufman, born New York City 1938  Search this
Medium:
mechanical reproduction with colored pencil, glitter and rhinestones on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 24 x 29 7/8 in. (61.0 x 75.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1985
Topic:
Study  Search this
General Services Administration\Art-in-Architecture Program  Search this
Architecture Interior\detail  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\federal building  Search this
Study\sculpture study  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration, Art-in-Architecture Program
Object number:
1989.2.2
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk710197cbb-3968-40d1-95a5-bd28d4a91df8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1989.2.2

Four Point Channel Boston

Artist:
George Nick, born Rochester, NY 1927  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
39 7/8 x 60 in. (101.4 x 152.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1985
Topic:
Cityscape\weather\cloud  Search this
Cityscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Waterscape\channel\Four Point Channel  Search this
Waterscape\harbor\Boston Harbor  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration, Art-in-Architecture Program
Copyright:
© 1985, George Nick
Object number:
1986.31.2
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77b6bda6e-d521-42de-8c55-6475edd26cf3
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edanmdm:saam_1986.31.2

The Battle at Bunker's Hill near Boston

Artist:
John Trumbull, born Lebanon, CT 1756-died New York City 1843  Search this
Medium:
engraving on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 5 7/8 x 8 3/8 in. (14.9 x 21.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
State of being\evil\war  Search this
State of being\death  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
History\United States\Battle of Bunker Hill  Search this
Object\weapon\gun  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Library of the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1990.5.6
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c199d6e7-dc2b-40df-a893-a1dad7845f30
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edanmdm:saam_1990.5.6
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Boston--North Church

Artist:
Ernest C. Peixotto, born San Francisco, CA 1869-died New York City 1940  Search this
Medium:
ink
Dimensions:
sight 14 3/8 x 8 3/8 in. (36.5 x 21.3 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
History\United States\Revolution  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Architecture Exterior\religious\church  Search this
Architecture Exterior\religious\North Church  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. Fortunato Porotto
Object number:
1963.6.40
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ab37ac75-4fb2-4f94-be25-53a320c7be8b
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edanmdm:saam_1963.6.40
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The British Evacuate Boston

Artist:
Allen Lewis, born Mobile, AL 1873-died Basking Ridge, NJ 1957  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink and charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
14 x 10 in. (35.6 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
History\United States\Revolution  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Cityscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
History\United States\Massachusetts  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Brook
Object number:
1983.75.53
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edanmdm:saam_1983.75.53

Maquette for "Cascading Wall Fountain," for Thomas P. O'Neill Federal Building, Boston, Massachusetts

Artist:
Mary Miss, born New York City 1944  Search this
Medium:
painted cardboard, plywood, and dried twigs
Dimensions:
11 1/4 x 55 7/8 x 23 1/2 in. (28.6 x 141.9 x 59.7 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
ca. 1985
Topic:
Monument\fountain  Search this
Study\sculpture model  Search this
Cityscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\federal building  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\Thomas P. O'Neill Federal Building  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration, Art-in-Architecture Program
Object number:
1990.1
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk753a959aa-5704-4ea6-80d9-ce89112f70f5
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edanmdm:saam_1990.1

Paul Revere's House, Boston, Mass.

Artist:
W. Harry Smith, born Devon, England 1875-died Cambridge, MA 1951  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 10 x 7 1/8 in. (25.4 x 18.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\Revere, Paul  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.301
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.301

The Boston Society of Architects

Artist:
Alexander Calder, born Lawnton, PA 1898-died New York City 1976  Search this
Medium:
screenprint
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Cityscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Donald A. Brown
Object number:
1978.168.20
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d99881e0-0c1a-4263-9548-355f6276e2d3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1978.168.20

(Ports of America, portfolio) Boston

Artist:
Louis Orr, born Hartford, CT 1879-died Paris, France 1966  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
plate: 9 x 11 3/4 in. (22.9 x 29.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Cityscape\wharf  Search this
Waterscape\boat  Search this
Waterscape\harbor  Search this
Occupation\industry\shipping  Search this
Cityscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Yale University Press
Object number:
1929.3.4
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7880cbe24-f3cf-4a31-8dbf-370fb6f23aae
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edanmdm:saam_1929.3.4

Mining Industries: Downtown Boston

Artist:
Norwood Viviano, born Royal Oak, MI 1972  Search this
Medium:
glass and steel
Dimensions:
39 1/2 × 13 3/8 × 16 in. (100.3 × 34.0 × 40.6 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Date:
2015
Topic:
Cityscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Object\written matter\map  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Richard T. Evans Fund and the Decorative Arts and Crafts Endowment and gift of Ms. Pace Barnes
Copyright:
© 2015, Norwood Viviano
Object number:
2017.28
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Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72af1ac8a-a218-4bda-9231-6a10d072afbf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2017.28

Mr. Lawrence of Boston

Artist:
Edward Greene Malbone, born Newport, RI 1777-died Savannah, GA 1807  Search this
Sitter:
Mr. Lawrence  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
sight 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. (7.0 x 5.6 cm) oval
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
1803
Topic:
Portrait male\bust  Search this
History\United States\Massachusetts  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.6.71
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk710b563d5-3c81-425e-abaa-afe9ef693276
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edanmdm:saam_1929.6.71
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The Old Boston Stock Exchange from Change Avenue about 1890

Artist:
John Williams Robbins, born Windham, CT 1856-died 1938  Search this
Medium:
brulegravure
Dimensions:
7 1/4 x 4 7/8 in. (18.4 x 12.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\Boston Stock Exchange  Search this
Cityscape\street\Change Avenue  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.406
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7dec3658e-d028-4a8b-b6d8-f478c20fdbd2
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edanmdm:saam_1935.13.406
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The Boston Common, from Harper's Weekly, May 22, 1858

Artist:
Winslow Homer, born Boston, MA 1836-died Prout's Neck, ME 1910  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 9 1/4 x 11 3/8 in. (23.5 x 28.9 cm) sheet: 11 3/8 x 16 in. (28.9 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1858
Topic:
Recreation\leisure\strolling  Search this
Figure group\family  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Landscape\park\Boston Common  Search this
Literature\Harper's Weekly  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Ray Austrian Collection, gift of Beatrice L. Austrian, Caryl A. Austrian and James A. Austrian
Object number:
1996.63.24
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CC0
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d77ac615-16a2-42f8-974e-3a0935d278c2
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edanmdm:saam_1996.63.24
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A Bit of Mt. Vernon St., Boston

Artist:
Charles Henry White, born Hamilton, Ontario 1878-died Nice, France 1918  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
plate: 8 x 5 5/8 in. (20.4 x 14.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1906
Topic:
Dress\accessory\umbrella  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Cityscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Cityscape\street\Mount Vernon Street  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1979.105.4
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7446c1b64-cf7f-44b9-9244-284001ebbda0
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edanmdm:saam_1979.105.4
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Expulsion of Negroes and Abolitionists from Tremont Temple, Boston, Massachusetts, on December 3, 1860, from Harper's Weekly, December 15,1860

Artist:
Winslow Homer, born Boston, MA 1836-died Prout's Neck, ME 1910  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 7 x 9 1/4 in. (17.8 x 23.5 cm) upper image: 6 1/2 x 9 1/4 in. (16.5 x 23.5 cm) lower
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1860
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
African American  Search this
Occupation\military  Search this
History\United States\Civil War  Search this
History\United States\Black History  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Architecture Interior\religious\Tremont Temple  Search this
Occupation\other\reformer  Search this
Literature\Harper's Weekly  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Ray Austrian Collection, Gift of Beatrice L. Austrian, Caryl A. Austrian and James A. Austrian
Object number:
1996.63.41
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CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk766bba8c7-5c76-49ee-ad9e-5362c674b69f
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edanmdm:saam_1996.63.41
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After the Boston Fire, Washington Street

Artist:
James Wallace Black, born Francestown, NH 1825-died Cambridge, MA 1896  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 7 x 8 1/2 in. (17.8 x 21.5 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1872
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Disaster\fire  Search this
Occupation\military  Search this
Cityscape\Massachusetts\Boston  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\store  Search this
Architecture Exterior\ruins  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.27
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77cce1afd-5a12-4ebb-a3df-c7a4bc8e85ba
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edanmdm:saam_1994.91.27
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