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Plains Indian parfleche designs, by Leslie Spier

Title:
Parfleche designs
Author:
Spier, Leslie 1893-1961  Search this
Physical description:
1 p. l., p. 295-322. illus. 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
North America
United States
Date:
1931
Topic:
Indian art  Search this
Decoration and ornament  Search this
Art  Search this
Ethnic art  Search this
Call number:
E98.A7S76X 1931
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_361856

Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas selected readings edited with critical introductory essays by Janet Catherine Berlo, Lee Anne Wilson

Author:
Berlo, Janet Catherine  Search this
Wilson, Lee Anne  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 392 pages illustrations 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Afrika
Ozeanien
Amerika
Date:
1993
Topic:
Art  Search this
Ethnic art  Search this
Art primitif  Search this
Art ethnique  Search this
Kunst  Search this
Call number:
N5311.A78 1993X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_450103

The aesthetics of primitive art / H. Gene Blocker

Author:
Blocker, H. Gene  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 330 p. : plates ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1994
C1994
Topic:
Art  Search this
Aesthetics  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_460915

Primitive art / by Franz Boas

Author:
Boas, Franz 1858-1942  Search this
Physical description:
376 p., 15 leaves of plates : illus., music ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1951
C1951
Topic:
Art, Prehistoric  Search this
Art  Search this
Call number:
N5310 .B6 1951
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_508113

How zoologists organize things the art of classification David Bainbridge

Author:
Bainbridge, David  Search this
Physical description:
256 pages illustrations (some color), maps (some color) 25 cm
Type:
Popular works
Classification
Ouvrages de vulgarisation
Date:
2020
Topic:
Animals--Classification  Search this
Zoology--Classification  Search this
Animaux  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1155365

Button power 125 years of saying it with buttons Christen Carter and Ted Hake

Author:
Carter, Christen  Search this
Hake, Theodore L  Search this
Physical description:
191 pages illustrations (chiefly color) 24 cm
Type:
Catalogs
History
Place:
United States
États-Unis
USA
Date:
2021
1865-
Topic:
Pin-back buttons--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Design  Search this
Nadel  Search this
Volkskultur  Search this
History  Search this
Histoire  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1157173

Croquis de frontières, profils de passeurs : l'art contemporaiin africain en perspective / Yacouba Konaté

Title:
Art contemporain africain en perspective
Author:
Konaté, Yacouba 1953-  Search this
Centre d'Études Africaines de Bâle  Search this
Physical description:
45 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2009
C2009
21st century
Topic:
Art, African--Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Call number:
N7380 .K616 2009
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_944881

Ethnomusicology a study of its nature, its problems, methods and representative personalities to which is added a bibliography by Jaap Kunst

Title:
Supplement to the third edition of Ethnomusicology
Author:
Kunst, Jaap 1891-1960  Search this
Physical description:
x, 303, vii, 46 pages illustrations, portraits, music 24 cm
Type:
Books
Bibliografie
[Bibliographie]
Date:
1974
Topic:
Ethnomusicology  Search this
Music, Primitive  Search this
Ethnomusicologie  Search this
ethnomusicology  Search this
Ethnomusikologie  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1113638

Mogollon culture prior to A.D. 1000 / by Joe Ben Wheat

Author:
Wheat, Joe Ben  Search this
Physical description:
242 p. : ill., map, tables ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Southwest, New
Date:
1955
Topic:
Mogollon culture  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
E99.M76 W485 1955
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_679123

In whose image / Wangechi Mutu ; [Herausgeber/editors: Gerald Matt, Angela Stief ; Übersetzung/translation: Christopher Barber, Maria Christine Holter ; Kuratorin/curator, Angela Stief]

Author:
Wangechi Mutu  Search this
Matt, Gerald  Search this
Stief, Angela 1953-  Search this
Kunsthalle Wien  Search this
Subject:
Wangechi Mutu  Search this
Physical description:
70 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
2009
C2009
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_927307

Elizabeth Klavun Papers

Collection Creator:
Klavun, Betty, 1916-  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1952-1975
Scope and Contents:
Biographical materials include resumes and bookplates designed by Klavun. Correspondence is with the Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors, Jacob Javits, and the New York Studio School and includes a mix of personal and professional correspondence. Photographs depict Klavun with her work, her home on Commerce Street in New York City; exhibitions at Bertha Schaefer Gallery; and of works of art. Printed materials concern Klavun's career and include clippings and exhibition announcements and catalogs.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Identifier:
AAA.klavbett, Series 1
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Elizabeth Klavun papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw962aac554-5589-4af3-80f6-02b739c8e22e
EDAN-URL:
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Elizabeth Korn Papers

Collection Creator:
Korn, Elizabeth P.  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1923-1971
Scope and Contents:
Artworks include pencil and pen sketches, including designs for holiday cards and bookplates. Biographical material consists of a resume, a contract for Trailblazer to Television, and mementos from Korn's early life in Germany. Largely professional, some letters are in German. Correspondents include Drew University, Ruth Green, Max Liebermann, the Newark Museum, Dustin Rice, and Barbara Wescott. Photographs depict portraits of the artist, Korn in her early drawing classes in Berlin, teaching classes, and of her works of art. Writings and notes are by and about Korn, and also include lists.
Collection 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.
Identifier:
AAA.korneliz, Series 1
See more items in:
Elizabeth P. Korn papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9fe9167d8-a650-4c1c-8197-2ed690df6c3f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-korneliz-ref7

The art of war Christian Feest

Author:
Feest, Christian F  Search this
Physical description:
92, [4] pages illustrations (some color) 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1980
Topic:
Military art and science  Search this
Weapons  Search this
Art  Search this
Military Science  Search this
Art et science militaires  Search this
Armes  Search this
weapons  Search this
Oorlogvoering  Search this
Wapens (krijgskunde)  Search this
Tribale groepen  Search this
Tribal societies--Warfare  Search this
Call number:
GN497.5 .F29
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_138259

Stammeskunst / Tibor Bodrogi ... [et al.] ; herausgegeben von Tibor Bodrogi

Author:
Bodrogi, Tibor  Search this
Boglár, Lajos  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1981
Topic:
Art  Search this
Call number:
N5311 .S78 G1981
N5311.S78 G1981
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_167850

Art as an element of culture, especially in Negro-Africa. [Translation by G.E. van Baaren-Pape]

Author:
Gerbrands, A. A (Adrianus Alexander) 1917-  Search this
Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde (Netherlands)  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 158 p. : illus., map, plates ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1957
Topic:
Art and society  Search this
Art, Black  Search this
Art, African  Search this
African American art  Search this
Call number:
N72 .G413X 1957
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_212370

The Oceanic collections of the University Museum. Oceania

Author:
Davidson, Daniel Sutherland 1900-1952  Search this
Physical description:
112 pages illustrations, tables, map 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Oceania
Océanie
Date:
1947
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Art  Search this
Ethnologie  Search this
Art primitif  Search this
Art, Primitive  Search this
Call number:
GN662 .D38Z
GN662.D38Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_233705

The many faces of primitive art a critical anthology compiled by Douglas Fraser

Compiler:
Fraser, Douglas 1929-1982  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 300 pages illustrations 23 cm
Type:
Texts
Date:
1966
Topic:
Myth in art  Search this
Art--Addresses, essays, lectures  Search this
Art primitif--Discours, essais, conférences  Search this
Mythe dans l'art  Search this
Kunst  Search this
Niet-westerse volken  Search this
Arte primitiva  Search this
Call number:
N5310 .F68X
N5310.F68X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_25686

South African rock pictures by N.C. Nelson

Author:
Nelson, N. C (Nels Christian) 1875-1964  Search this
Physical description:
12 pages illustrations (some color ; including map) 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
South Africa
Afrique du Sud
Date:
1937
Topic:
Cave paintings  Search this
Art  Search this
Painting  Search this
Art primitif  Search this
Peinture  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Antiquités  Search this
Call number:
N5310.N4X 1937
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_288300

Oceanic art = Ozeanische Kunst = Art océanien / Anthony J.P. Meyer ; photographs, Olaf Wipperfürth

Title:
Ozeanische Kunst
Art océanien
Author:
Meyer, Anthony J. P. 1956-  Search this
Wipperfürth, Olaf  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. (640 p.) : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 33 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Oceania
Date:
1995
C1995
Topic:
Art  Search this
Art objects  Search this
Call number:
N7410 .M612 1995
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_492059

Hunting monsters : cryptozoology and the reality behind the myths / Darren Naish

Author:
Naish, Darren  Search this
Physical description:
240 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2017
Topic:
Cryptozoology  Search this
Monsters  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1079800

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