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The White House, Washington, D.C.

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
3 7/8 x 5 7/8 in. (9.9 x 14.9 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\White House  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.419
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79877d228-e9f4-468d-9ba3-58769948d76d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.419

Washington, D.C.

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
engraving
Dimensions:
sight 5 1/4 x 8 in. (13.3 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Cityscape\bird's eye view  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Landscape\river\Potomac River  Search this
Monument\obelisk\Washington Monument  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David H. Kushner
Object number:
1972.108.2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74dd4ad2a-f003-4720-9b54-be0e67aa10b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1972.108.2
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Washington, D.C.

Artist:
De Lancey Gill, born Chester, SC 1859-died Alexandria, VA 1940  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
10 3/4 x 15 in. (27.3 x 38.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1888
Topic:
Landscape\road  Search this
Landscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\U. S. Capitol  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\capitol  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1973.139
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7dd57ef69-4d83-4cf3-a09b-5a53a77466d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.139
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Northwest Washington, D.C.

Artist:
John R. Gossage, born New York City 1946  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Topic:
Landscape\tree  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\fence  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© John R. Gossage
Object number:
1983.63.625
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk704afa434-b55d-4370-9f17-8146fbcbc39a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.625

Washington, D.C., 1975

Artist:
Kenneth Josephson, born Detroit, MI 1932  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 8 x 12 in. (20.2 x 30.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1975
Topic:
Landscape\park  Search this
Landscape\water  Search this
Figure\fragment\arm  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Monument\obelisk\Washington Monument  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1975, Kenneth Josephson
Object number:
1983.63.828
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f921dcdd-c539-4c12-a9c5-cfd6b2b56ec8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.828

Patent Office, Washington, D.C.

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Associated Institution:
U.S. Patent Office  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 9.6 × 14.4 cm (3 3/4 × 5 11/16")
Sheet: 10 × 14.8 cm (3 15/16 × 5 13/16")
Mat: 10.7 × 16.4 cm (4 3/16 × 6 7/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1870
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Architecture\Awning  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Architecture\Fence  Search this
Photographic format\Cabinet card  Search this
Toy\Wagon  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.POB75
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4da88a6a3-fcdf-4f85-b6b5-f8c659b74bc8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.POB75
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Nature I, Washington, D.C.

Artist:
John R. Gossage, born New York City 1946  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© John R. Gossage
Object number:
1983.63.624
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d33cd391-bb49-40a7-8659-dcc6079307cf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.624

Nature Vi, Washington, D.C.

Artist:
John R. Gossage, born New York City 1946  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© John R. Gossage
Object number:
1983.63.623
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77a6fd23e-3d60-4a36-bec6-9224d484a5a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.623

Washington, D.C. Foreclosure Quilt

Artist:
Kathryn Clark, born Knoxville, TN 1971  Search this
Medium:
linen, cotton, and recycled thread
Dimensions:
57 1/2 × 84 3/4 in. (146.1 × 215.3 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Fiber
Quilt
Crafts
Date:
2015
Topic:
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Object\written matter\map  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Stephen D. Thurston Memorial Fund
Copyright:
© 2015, Kathryn Clark
Object number:
2015.40
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c25e1937-8cd7-4216-945d-6948211664a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2015.40

Untitled (Landscape, Washington, D.C.)

Artist:
B. F. Lewis, n.d.  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
13 3/4 x 22 3/8 in. (35.0 x 56.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1943
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\military\soldier  Search this
Landscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Architecture\military\fort  Search this
Architecture\military\tent  Search this
Monument\obelisk\Washington Monument  Search this
New Deal  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.66
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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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/vk772cab287-bd3a-4e7e-8a9b-430be23b8fad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.66

The Capitol. Washington, D.C.

Artist:
Thomas Doughty, born Philadelphia, PA 1791-died New York City 1856  Search this
Publisher:
Childs and Inman, active ca. 1830-ca. 1835  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 5 3/4 x 8 5/8 in. (14.7 x 21.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1832
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\cart  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\U. S. Capitol  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\capitol  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1980.67.6
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7884c42ee-f318-4f9e-8aeb-f0914b6657ea
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1980.67.6
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Patent Office, Washington D.C.

Artist:
Bierstadt Brothers, active 1859 - 1866  Search this
Associated Institution:
U.S. Patent Office  Search this
Medium:
Stereoscopic albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 7.9 × 15.1 cm (3 1/8 × 5 15/16")
Mount: 8.5 × 17.1 cm (3 3/8 × 6 3/4")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Bristol\New Bedford
Date:
c. 1865
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Architecture\Stairs  Search this
Photographic format\Stereograph  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.POB95
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a01838d6-b8a9-48d1-b074-838c7b0dce01
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.POB95
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Patent Office, Washington D.C.

Artist:
Bierstadt Brothers, active 1859 - 1866  Search this
Associated Institution:
U.S. Patent Office  Search this
Medium:
Stereoscopic albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 7.8 × 14.9 cm (3 1/16 × 5 7/8")
Mount: 8.3 × 17.2 cm (3 1/4 × 6 3/4")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
c. 1861
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Architecture\Fence  Search this
Architecture\Stairs  Search this
Photographic format\Stereograph  Search this
Toy\Wagon  Search this
Container\Barrel  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.POB114
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40babe42d-edb7-44ab-a4c6-1a9a2ee17183
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.POB114
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Chuck Stone, Washington, D.C. to Romare Bearden

Creator:
Stone, Chuck  Search this
Bearden, Romare, 1911-1988  Search this
Stone, Chuck  Search this
Subject:
Bearden, Romare  Search this
Stone, Chuck  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1968 Aug. 27
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)4108
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Romare Bearden papers, 1937-1982
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_4108

Washington D.C. and its Vicinity

Artist:
J. Wells, active c. 1862  Search this
W. Ridgway, active 1854 and after  Search this
Associated Institution:
U.S. Patent Office  Search this
Medium:
Etching and engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 12.3 × 18.7 cm (4 13/16 × 7 3/8")
Sheet: 21.7 × 29.1 cm (8 9/16 × 11 7/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1862
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Document  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library
Object number:
NPG.POB19
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm47ad6aa22-8b9c-424e-a02c-e79d16b43a25
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.POB19
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Department of Agriculture, Washington, D.C.

Graphic artist:
Harper & Brothers  Search this
Harper & Brothers  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26.5 cm x 37.5 cm; 10 7/16 in x 14 3/4 in
Object Name:
sheet (paper)
Object Type:
relief
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1871
1871
1871
ID Number:
2016.0392.03
Accession number:
2016.0392
Catalog number:
2016.0392.03
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-3e5b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1842440

U.S. Patent Office, Washington, D.C.

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Associated Institution:
U.S. Patent Office  Search this
Medium:
Stereoscopic albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 7.4 × 15.5 cm (2 15/16 × 6 1/8")
Mount: 8.3 × 16.7 cm (3 1/4 × 6 9/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
May 1860
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Architecture\Stairs  Search this
Photographic format\Stereograph  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.POB120
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46bdaae3e-dd3f-48a8-8003-691d6e45e2e0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.POB120
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Man with flag (Washington, D.C.)

Artist:
Frank Espada, born Utuado, Puerto Rico 1930-died San Francisco, CA 2014  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
image: 12 1/2 × 16 7/8 in. (31.8 × 42.9 cm) mount: 20 × 24 in. (50.8 × 61.0 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1981, printed ca. 1995
Topic:
Figure male\bust  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Copyright:
© 1981, Frank Espada Photography
Object number:
2015.22.14
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71a02afc6-396e-47a8-9f13-dd831c88b535
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2015.22.14

U.S. Patent Office, Washington, D.C.

Artist:
Chase of Baltimore, active late 19th century  Search this
Associated Institution:
U.S. Patent Office  Search this
Medium:
Stereoscopic albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet (each): 7.5 × 7.2 cm (2 15/16 × 2 13/16")
Mount: 8.3 × 17.1 cm (3 1/4 × 6 3/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1870
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Sign  Search this
Vehicle\Carriage  Search this
Photographic format\Stereograph  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.POB119
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm493f2dc13-6fc8-4c1d-8afd-0f2b47c93774
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.POB119
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Washington, D.C. and its Vicinity

Graphic artist:
Virtue & Co.  Search this
Maker:
Wells, J.  Search this
Ridgway, W.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18.9 cm x 22.6 cm; 7 7/16 in x 8 29/32 in
Object Name:
sheet (paper)
print
Object Type:
Etching
Place made:
United States
United States
Date made:
ca 1862
ID Number:
2016.0392.12
Accession number:
2016.0392
Catalog number:
2016.0392.12
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-d2b4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1842451

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