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Oral history interview with William Underhill, 2002 June 8

Interviewee:
Underhill, William, 1933-  Search this
Interviewer:
Carney, Margaret, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Voulkos, Peter  Search this
Alfred University  Search this
Lee Nordness Galleries  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art -- Economic aspects  Search this
Bronze founding -- Technique  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Metal-work  Search this
Theme:
Craft  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12395
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)237765
AAA_collcode_underh02
Theme:
Craft
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_237765
Online Media:

Artist unknown [videorecording] / a BBC production ; produced and directed by David Lan

Title:
Search for African history
Author:
Lan, David 1952-  Search this
James, Lennie  Search this
British Broadcasting Corporation Television Service  Search this
BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc  Search this
Films for the Humanities (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (50 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Place:
Benin (Kingdom)
Great Britain
Date:
1998
1995
Topic:
Masks, African  Search this
Masks--Symbolic aspects  Search this
Masks--Religious aspects  Search this
Bronze founding  Search this
Black people--Ethnic identity  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
GT1580 .A7 1998
video 000564
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_716007

Oral history interview with William Underhill

Interviewee:
Underhill, William, 1933-  Search this
Interviewer:
Carney, Margaret, 1949-  Search this
Creator:
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Names:
Alfred University -- Faculty  Search this
Lee Nordness Galleries  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Voulkos, Peter, 1924-2002  Search this
Extent:
41 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
2002 June 8
Scope and Contents:
An interview of William Underhill conducted 2002 June 8, by Margaret Carney, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Wellsville, N.Y.
Underhill speaks of being born in Berkeley, California, to parents who were art teachers; the differences between the West Coast Bay Area arts and crafts movement and that of the east coast; attending California College of Arts & Crafts for two years and then transferring to the University of California at Berkeley, in 1953, to enter the architecture program; building a dome out of aluminum for the city of Oakland's parks department with other students during the summer of 1956; being drafted into the Army in 1957; working for the U.S. Army headquarters in Germany as a draftsman; prominent and influential craft artists that he knew; marrying Linn Baldwin [Underhill], a fellow classmate, in 1957, and starting a family; re-entering UC Berkeley, finishing his B.A. degree in 1960 and completing his M.A. in 1961; his studies with Peter Voulkos; making bronze bowls, which led to his idea of casting wax, modeling wax fabrication, using sheet wax, and making textured sculpture and geometric shapes; having one of his bowl pieces in the Museum of Contemporary Crafts; the Oakland Museum buying a piece of his work; his teaching position at Highlands University in Las Vegas, N.M.; being in the "Young Americans" exhibit and receiving the "Best of Show" award in 1962; most teachers trying to "emulate" the style of Peter Voulkos; moving to New York; showing at the Blumenfeld Gallery; sharing a studio next to the Clay Arts Center in Port Chester, N.Y.; building a foundry and a melting facility; teaching part-time at a community adult art center in White Plains, N.Y.; his financial difficulties; teaching part-time at Pratt Institute in 1965; J. Gordon Lippincott, of the industrial firm Lippincott and Margolies, commissioning him to do large scale steel sculptures for major corporations; working as a draftsman in an architect's office in New York City to pay for rent and groceries in 1966; teaching a summer session at Columbia's Teacher's College; teaching full-time as an instructor at New York University in 1967; teaching a workshop at Alfred University, in 1963; interviewing for a teaching position at Alfred at the College Art Association meeting, in Boston, in 1968; moving in the summer of 1969 to Alfred to teach; his counter-culture lifestyle and consequent decrease in his artistic production; showing at the Lee Nordness Gallery in the 1960s; exhibiting at the Perimeter Gallery, Helen Drutt Gallery, Twining Gallery, and Garth Clark Gallery in the 1980s; creating the bronzed statue of King Alfred for Alfred University and selling his copyright to them; his signature stamp; having pieces in the American Craft Museum and in the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art's collection; teaching at Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, the Anderson Ranch, and the Mendocino Art Center; various craft magazines including Craft Horizons and Metalsmith; being a member of the American Craft Council [ACC]; his retirement in 1997; and working at the Berkeley Art Foundry in the summer of 2002. Underhill also recalls Robert Arneson, Josephine Blumenfeld, Diane Cox, Val Cushing, Peter Dodge, Jack Earl, Andrew Jevremovic, Manuel Neri, Bill Parry, Ted Randall, Dan Rhodes, Glenn Zweygardt, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
William Underhill (1933- ) is a metalsmith from Wellsville, N.Y. Margaret Carney is an art historian from New York.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 7 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- New York (State)  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Economic aspects  Search this
Bronze founding -- Technique  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Metal-work  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.underh02
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95087d49d-5038-472c-9acd-5e8f7ca6ca3c
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-underh02
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Polaroid of wax pattern for Bruce Nauman bronze sculpture, Hand Circle

Photographer:
Hackett, Dwight  Search this
Subject:
Nauman, Bruce  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1995 September 10
Topic:
Bronze founding  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)17818
See more items in:
Art Foundry and Art Foundry Editions Records, circa 1975-circa 2007
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_17818
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Henry Hudson and Theo Alice Ruggles Kitson papers, [187-]-1979

Creator:
Kitson, Henry Hudson, 1863?-1947  Search this
Kitson, Theo Alice Ruggles, 1871-1932  Search this
Subject:
Kitson, Samuel James  Search this
Cavanagh, Dorothy  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Topic:
Sculpture, American  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 19th century -- United States  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Bronze sculpture, American  Search this
Bronze founding  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7186
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209323
AAA_collcode_kitshenr
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209323

Gorham Manufacturing Company, Bronze Division records, [ca. 1905-1978]

Creator:
Gorham Manufacturing Company. Bronze Division  Search this
Topic:
Bronze  Search this
Bronzes  Search this
Bronze sculpture, American  Search this
Bronzes, American  Search this
Bronze founding -- United States  Search this
Sculpture -- Technique  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Theme:
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7036
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209169
AAA_collcode_gorhmanu
Theme:
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209169

Stearns-Ames collection, [ca. 1838-1894]

Creator:
Ames Manufacturing Company. Bronze Foundry  Search this
Subject:
Franklin, Benjamin  Search this
Washington, George  Search this
Ball, Thomas  Search this
Greenough, Horatio  Search this
Rogers, Randolph  Search this
Walter, Thomas Ustick  Search this
Ames, James Tyler  Search this
Ames, Nathan Peabody  Search this
Brown, Henry Kirke  Search this
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Topic:
Bronze founding -- Massachusetts -- Chicopee  Search this
Bronze sculpture, American  Search this
Metal-workers  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Theme:
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9691
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211910
AAA_collcode_amesmanu
Theme:
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211910

Gorham Manufacturing Company, Bronze Division records

Creator:
Gorham Manufacturing Company. Bronze Division  Search this
Extent:
750 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
[ca. 1905-1978]
Scope and Contents:
The business records of the Bronze Division of Gorham include summary historical and technical information, ledgers, and photograph files of statuary.
Historical data and background information including a two-page outline, compiled in 1946, of the company's activities from its founding in 1831 to 1906; a single page outline entitled, "Small Statuary Bronzes," 1945, which defines consignment bronze, royalty bronze, Gorham-owned bronze, and small bronzes; and a five page typescript explaining the numbering and royalty systems and price structure, 1947; scattered correspondence and memorandums, 1941-1978, dealing with historical data about art bronze casting and identification of bronzes; 1 v. record of castings of statuary and small bronzes owned by Gorham, 1905-1970, including sequence number, description of pieces, size, and date cast; 2 v. record of castings of statuary and small bronzes owned by sculptors, 1906-1930 and 1930-1979, including dates, sequence numbers, description of pieces, contract number and name of sculptor; 1 v. record of royalties paid to sculptors, 1910-ca. 1949, arranged alphabetically by sculptor and includes records of the number of castings and for whom each piece was cast, date, shipped, and date royalty paid; price lists of statuary and small bronzes; and photograph files, arranged alphabetically, of statuary and small bronzes cast at Gorham. Each photo contains the name of sculptor, title of piece, size and sequence number.
Biographical / Historical:
The Gorham Company, founded by Jabez Gorham in 1831 in Providence, Rhode Island, began by manufacturing teaspoons and other small silver articles. In 1865, a separate ecclesiastical department was organized. Small bronzes were made by Gorham, ca. 1860, but it was not until 1885 that the first large noneccelastical sculpture was made (Frederick Kohlhagen's Civil War monument, "The Skirmisher"). The Bronze Division was started ca. 1890. Some of the sculptors whose works have been cast by the Division include: Cyrus Dallin, Daniel Chester French, Harriet Frishmuth, Anna Hyatt Huntington, Alexander P. Proctor, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, and Mahonri Young.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1986 by the Gorham Division of Textron, Inc., and turned over subsequently to Brown University John Hay Library.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- United States  Search this
Topic:
Bronze  Search this
Bronzes  Search this
Bronze sculpture, American  Search this
Bronzes, American  Search this
Bronze founding -- United States  Search this
Sculpture -- Technique  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.gorhmanu
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95e75cdfd-49e9-41dc-920c-67b3c8c5615b
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-gorhmanu

Loo, C. T.

Collection Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Container:
Box 58, Folder 29
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1934-1952
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records / Series 1: Correspondence / 1.3: General Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94b076082-b025-40b4-bb87-5ad55e6102c9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-jacqself-ref10417
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Stearns-Ames collection

Creator:
Ames Manufacturing Company. Bronze Foundry  Search this
Names:
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Ames, James Tyler, 1810-1883  Search this
Ames, Nathan Peabody, 1803-1847  Search this
Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911  Search this
Brown, Henry Kirke, 1814-1886  Search this
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790  Search this
Greenough, Horatio, 1805-1852  Search this
Rogers, Randolph, 1825-1892  Search this
Walter, Thomas Ustick, 1804-1887  Search this
Washington, George, 1732-1799  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
[ca. 1838-1894]
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, castings record, financial materials, photographs and printed materials relating primarily to the work of the Bronze Division of the Ames Manufacturing Company.
Professional and personal correspondence, chiefly of James Tyler Ames, with sculptors, architects, government officials, and colleagues, including his brother, Nathan Peabody Ames, Henry Kirke Brown, Randolph Rogers, and Thomas Ustick Walter. A castings record (16 p.) contains expenses and final prices of bronze castings, a printed list of "Bronze Works Executed by the Ames Manufacturing Company," and photographs of completed work. There are also an expense account for the Lincoln National Monument artillery and cavalry groups, lists of expenses relating to "Bronze Castings for Washington and his Horse," the (Benjamin) "Franklin Statue," and other works. Photographs are of works cast by the Ames Company and of unidentified works, of Ames' artisans, of a room in James Ames' house with framed medallions of Washington and Franklin on the wall, and of a head of Washington and a head of his horse in Thomas Ball's studio; reports by the architect of the Capitol extension, and the U.S. Art Commission (1860); Ames Company promotional items; a printed narrative of the incidents connected with the statue of Washington in Union Square by Henry Kirke Brown; and clippings relating to various statues.
Biographical / Historical:
The Ames Manufacturing Company, Chicopee, Massachusetts, was founded in 1835 by James Tyler Ames and his brother, Nathan Peabody Ames. The company manufactured small tools, cotton machinery, swords, cannons, and did casting of bells. It began manufacturing large bronze statuary circa 1850.
Provenance:
Donated 1986 by Malcolm Stearns, Jr., who purchased them from Parke Bernet, New York, in the 1960s. There are numerous notations on the backs of letters and photographs. It is not known who added this information.
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:
Sculptors  Search this
Topic:
Bronze founding -- Massachusetts -- Chicopee  Search this
Bronze sculpture, American  Search this
Metal-workers  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Function:
Memorials -- United States
Identifier:
AAA.amesmanu
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw933d5637c-ef74-49e1-876f-607be174da5b
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-amesmanu

Henry Hudson and Theo Alice Ruggles Kitson papers

Creator:
Kitson, Henry Hudson, 1863?-1947  Search this
Kitson, Theo Alice Ruggles, 1876-1932  Search this
Names:
Cavanagh, Dorothy, 1907-1986  Search this
Kitson, Samuel James, 1848-1906  Search this
Extent:
5.7 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 3 reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
[187-]-1979
Scope and Contents:
Biographical material, correspondence, writings, art works, legal and financial records, scrapbook, photographic and printing material, and printed matter.
Biographical materials include a copy of Henry Hudson Kitson's birth certificate; his confirmation certificate; a copy of the death certificate of his father, John Kitson; a photograph of the honorable mention certificate received by Theo Ruggles (Kitson) for "Young Orpheus" from the Societe des Artistes Francais, 1890; a letter of reference for her from sculptor George F. Bissell, 1901; her will; calling cards from those who attended her funeral, 1932; biographical data on Henry Kitson; genealogical data on the Kitson family; an incomplete list of works by the Kitsons compiled by Dorothy Patricia Cavanagh; and a diary by Henry Kitson, 1902-1904, containing brief entries pertaining to his daily life and work.
Personal and professional correspondence includes letters from Theo to Henry from Paris, 1890, including an illustrated letter to "my own darling child" (? Henry Kitson) describing her award ceremonies at the Salon, an illustrated letter to her father, written from Rome, describing the city, a letter from Henry Kitson to Miss Tower, ca. 1899, about putting the Minutemen Memorial in Tower Park, Lexington, Mass., letters from him to his wife, 1903, and to "Babsy" (his daughter, Theo), undated, with sketches for constructing a fence and a stone wall, a letter from Alexander J. Schottes, 1905?, containing descriptions and sketches of the studios of Daniel Chester French, Charles Grafly, Augustus Saint-Gaudens and Louis Saint-Gaudens, copies of letters from Kitson to the secretary of Queen Wilhelmina of Holland requesting photos preparatory to making a bust of the Queen, letters from the War Dept. to the Kitsons about their work at Vicksburg, Miss., and letters to Theo from the Gorham Manufacturing Company. Posthumous correspondence includes letters to the Kitsons' son John, his wife Helen, and her sister, Dorothy P. Cavanagh, from sculptor Lee Lawrie, sculptor Milton Horn and his wife, Estelle.
Writings include a poem by Henry Kitson; a description of a "Visit to a Bronze Foundry" (Gruet, Fils, Paris), author unknown, undated; reminiscences by sculptor Lee Lawrie; and a remembrance of Lawrie by Dorothy P. Cavanagh, 1963.
Art works include a childhood sketch by Theo Kitson of her home in Brookline, Massachusetts; sketches of animals; several sketches by her, possibly for monuments; unidentified sketches, chiefly of possible monument designs, probably by one of the Kitsons; a rendering by an architectural firm of a bas-relief designed by Henry Kitson, 1935; 2 caricatures of Kitson by Hiram Jay; an etching by Robert Kitson, 1891; various sketches of Japanese figures and costumes by Hiroshi Yoshida, 1910; and 2 pastels by T. (?) Walser of "Stonegate" (?), home of the Kitsons in Framingham Centre, Mass. Also iIncluded are 4 steel dies for bas-reliefs.
Legal records 1895-1940, include specifications for the Soldiers' Memorial, Vicksburg, Miss., numerous contracts for works by the Kitsons, copyright receipts and certificates, and deeds for sale of real estate. Financial records, 1882-1946, include invoices for casting for Henry Kitson, his bank statements, 1931-32, and his promissory notes.
A large scrapbook, 1888-1954, annotated by Dorothy P. Cavanagh, contains clippings, genealogical information on the Kitson family, photos of works by the Kitsons, personal photographs, correspondence, including letters from Henry Kitson to his future wife, 1892, and postcards to her and their children, a humorous resolution about the "Regiment of Macaroonies," written by Henry Kitson's friends in Paris, 1888, invitations, agreements for sculpture, copies of speeches given at the University of Minnesota for the Student Soldier Memorial Monument dedication.
Photographs are of the Kitsons, their family, homes, studios, Paris, ca. 1900, and their work, including photos of oxen hauling the granite boulder for the base of the "Volunteer" by Theo Kitson from Quincy, Mass. to Vicksburg, Miss., 1904, and scenes of the dedication of the monument. In addition, there are 7 photos of "Work in Progress" by Ellin and Kitson and Company for the Equitable Building, New York, 1887, a photo of the Astor Memorial, Trinity Church, New York, which the firm also worked on, and 6 undated photographs of works by Samuel Kitson.Also included are glass negatives of the Kitson's work.
Printed materials date from 1884-1979.
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptors; Boston, Mass. Henry Hudson Kitson's actual name was Harry Kitson. Theo(dora) Alice Ruggles became his student in 1886 at the age of 15; in 1893 they were married and were notable monumental and portrait sculptors by the turn of the century. They had three children: Theo (also known as Babsy or Babbins), Dorothy and John. Three years after Theo's death, in 1935, Henry married Marie Hobron.
Related Materials:
Additional Kitson letters also located at: New York Historical Society.
Provenance:
The donor, Dorothy P. Cavanagh, was the sister of the Kitsons' daughter-in-law Helen (wife of John), and was writing a biography on the Kitsons up until her death in 1986. The microfilmed material was originally loaned by Cavanagh June 28, 1982 and September 12, 1986, and then donated upon her death by her nephew and executor, Paul Bennet. The unmicrofilmed material was donated by Cavanagh in 1973 and 1976.
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:
Sculptors -- Massachusetts  Search this
Topic:
Sculpture, American  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 19th century -- United States  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Bronze sculpture, American  Search this
Bronze founding  Search this
Function:
Memorials
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.kitshenr
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9592c6daf-5e0d-4a68-b430-582d87c23232
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-kitshenr

Von der Idee zum Bronzeguss / Thomas Sello

Author:
Sello, Thomas 1945-  Search this
Museumspädagogischer Dienst Hamburg  Search this
Kunsthalle Rostock  Search this
Physical description:
31 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1991
Topic:
Bronze sculpture--Technique--Exhibitions  Search this
Precision casting--Exhibitions  Search this
Bronze founding  Search this
Call number:
NB1230 .S45 1991X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_474214

Nara to Kamakura no daibutsu : gijutsusha no mita / Araki Hiroshi

Title:
奈良と鎌倉の大仏 : 技術者のみた / 荒木宏
Gijutsusha no mita Nara to Kamakura no daibutsu
技術者のみた奈良と鎌倉の大仏
Author:
Araki, Hiroshi 1880-  Search this
Physical description:
181 pages ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Japan
Nara-shi
Date:
1959
Shōwa 34 [1959]
Topic:
Buddhist sculpture--Technique  Search this
Bronze founding  Search this
Statues  Search this
Butsuzō  Search this
Call number:
NB1912.B83 A68 1959
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_882676

The Dancing Faun, (sculpture)

Artist:
Unknown  Search this
Unknown (copy after)  Search this
Medium:
Cast
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Faun  Search this
Performing Arts--Dance  Search this
Figure male  Search this
Control number:
AECI 03430100
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_70831

They live

Interviewee:
Bhabha, Huma 1962-  Search this
Interviewer:
Ruby, Sterling 1972-  Search this
Editor:
Respini, Eva  Search this
Contributor:
Foster, Carter E.  Search this
Host institution:
Institute of Contemporary Art (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
Subject:
Bhabha, Huma 1962-  Search this
Bhabha, Huma 1962-  Search this
Physical description:
207 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Interviews
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
2019
21st century
Topic:
Art, Pakistani  Search this
Sculpture, Pakistani  Search this
Call number:
N7310.73.B42 A4 2019
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1112177

The cache of Buddhist gilt bronzes found in Yinchuan : he question of date / Fengyun Wu

Author:
Wu, Fengyun  Search this
Physical description:
p. 42-47 : col. ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Articles
Place:
China
Yinchuan Shi
Date:
1996
Topic:
Buddhist gilt bronzes  Search this
Buddhist sculpture  Search this
Call number:
P -- Analytic
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_848421

Jiang nan tong yan jiu : Zhongguo gu dai qing tong tong yuan de tan suo = Jiang nan tong yan jiu / Qiu Shijing zhu

Title:
江南铜研究 : 中国古代青铜铜源的探索 = Jiang nan tong yan jiu / 裘士京著
Zhongguo gu dai qing tong tong yuan de tan suo
中国古代青铜铜源的探索
Jiang nan tong yan jiu
Author:
Qiu, Shijing  Search this
Physical description:
7, 6, 437 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Date:
2004
Topic:
Bronze founding--History  Search this
Copper mines and mining--History  Search this
Bronzes, Chinese--History  Search this
Call number:
TS570 .Q58 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_867732

Lost wax bronze casting : a photographic essay on this antique and venerable art / by Harry Jackson ; foreword by John Walker

Author:
Jackson, Harry 1924-  Search this
Physical description:
x, 127 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1983
1983, c1978
Topic:
Precision casting  Search this
Bronze founding  Search this
Sculpture--Technique  Search this
Bronze, copper (other), history  Search this
Call number:
\TS\570\ .J33\1983
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_870995

The art of casting bronze in Japan : by W. Gowland

Author:
Gowland, William 1842-1922  Search this
Physical description:
p. 609-651, lxix-lxx leaves of plates ; ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Japan
Date:
1896
1895
Topic:
Bronzes, Japanese  Search this
Bronze founding--History  Search this
Bronzes, copper (Oriental)  Search this
Call number:
NK7984.A1 G72 1896
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_882511

Zhongguo shang gu jin shu ji shu / Su Rongyu ... [et al.] zhu

Title:
中国上古金属技术 / 苏荣誉 ... [et al.] 著
Metal technology of early ancient China
Author:
Su, Rongyu 1962-  Search this
Physical description:
2, 2, 403 p., [68] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Date:
1995
Topic:
Copper mines and mining--History  Search this
Metallurgy--History  Search this
Bronze founding--History  Search this
Call number:
TN644.C6 C9
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_887155

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