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Butterflies

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12.2 cm x 12 cm x .8 cm; 4 13/16 in x 4 23/32 in x 5/16 in
Object Name:
photograph, color
Subject:
Butterflies  Search this
ID Number:
PG.006478
Catalog number:
6478
Accession number:
242660
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-a8a9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1924198

Butterflies

Artist:
Helen Hyde, born Lima, NY 1868-died Pasadena, CA 1919  Search this
Medium:
color woodcut on paper
Dimensions:
image: 7 x 2 5/8 in. (17.8 x 6.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1908
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Children  Search this
Animal\insect\butterfly  Search this
Asian  Search this
Dress\Asian dress  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Hyde Gillette in memory of Mabel Hyde Gillette and Edwin Fraser Gillette
Object number:
1992.13.54
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/vk7a341e59f-e8d0-427c-8909-284c73046b19
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1992.13.54

Three Butterflies [verso: Four Butterflies]

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and Chinese white on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 28.6 x 22.3 cm (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1890
Topic:
butterfly  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.449
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye368059839-4348-4345-9ba3-3155ffcb9592
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1904.449

Two Butterflies

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Crayon on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 28.5 x 22.2 cm (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1890
Topic:
butterfly  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.451
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3be80958b-8474-406c-89a8-3de1d21ec3b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1904.451

Four Butterflies

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Crayon on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 28.6 x 22.2 cm (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1890
Topic:
butterfly  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.446
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3dc766bea-ba11-4eb2-82a0-4f73dfcc61bd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1904.446

Three Butterflies

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Crayon and Chinese white on lithographic transfer paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 21.5 x 16.4 cm (8 7/16 x 6 7/16 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
United States
Date:
1890
Topic:
butterfly  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.447
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye353baa7db-5ab9-4e7d-bd3a-e4f3c2236805
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1904.447

Three Butterflies

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Crayon and Chinese white on lithographic transfer paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 19.3 x 12.9 cm (7 5/8 x 5 1/16 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1890
Topic:
butterfly  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.450
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye34aef217b-424f-425e-aa2b-99ecd41d5a92
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1904.450

Three Butterflies

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Crayon and Chinese white on lithographic transfer paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 x 16.2 cm (5 1/8 x 6 3/8 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1890
Topic:
butterfly  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.452
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye361afb588-b993-4297-a33d-403f4f79f134
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1904.452

Two Butterflies

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 19.3 x 12.9 cm (7 5/8 x 5 1/16 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1890
Topic:
butterfly  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.448
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3fed24cb8-4630-4622-91d6-ce76e965dc94
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1904.448

Butterflies

Medium:
Print on paper
Type:
ephemera
Wrapping paper
Object Name:
Wrapping paper
Made in:
USA
Date:
1940–1959
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Pullman
Accession Number:
1989-12-9
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq41d3ce15c-1052-4497-967c-bd3ad7b256a0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1989-12-9

Butterflies

Artist:
Kajita Hanko 梶田半古 (1870-1917)  Search this
Publisher:
Hakubunkan 博文館  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 30.6 x 21.9 cm (12 1/16 x 8 5/8 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1907
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
flower  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
woman  Search this
Japan  Search this
kuchi-e  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.439
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye35610a7f8-bba7-4bbb-b0a1-2e602e75ca3d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2003.8.439

Butterflies

Collection Creator:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Container:
Box 13, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1958-1962
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the 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:
Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Joseph Cornell papers
Joseph Cornell papers / Series 4: Source Material / 4.3: Subject Source Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9260f921d-ce75-47a0-ab0a-bdc4598b3fc9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cornjose-ref814

Girl with Butterflies #2

Artist:
Walter Williams, born New York City 1920-died Copenhagen, Denmark 1998  Search this
Medium:
color woodcut on paper
Dimensions:
image: 19 3/4 x 26 in. (50.2 x 66.0 cm) sheet: 24 x 30 in. (61.0 x 76.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1964
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
Animal\insect\butterfly  Search this
Landscape\plant\flower  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the International Graphic Arts Society, Inc.
Object number:
1965.25.18
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/vk7ea5c0fc6-ce28-4144-9316-aa006bcd54db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.25.18

form, butterfly

Maker:
Nash, A. Douglas  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
wire mesh (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 5 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in; x 13.97 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
form, butterfly
Place made:
United States: New York, Queens, Corona
Date made:
1928 - 1931
Credit Line:
Arthur L. and Mary E. Nash
ID Number:
1988.0753.10
Catalog number:
1988.0753.10
Accession number:
1988.0753
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-3171-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1079675
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Butterflies and grasses

Artist:
Attributed to Hon'ami Koetsu 本阿弥光悦 (1558-1637)  Search this
Medium:
Ink, color, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 17.5 x 17.5 cm (6 7/8 x 6 7/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
early 17th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
butterfly  Search this
poetry  Search this
Japan  Search this
shikishi  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.364
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye35076986b-0329-45dc-a1a5-3de16a74ba57
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1909.364

Comb with decoration of butterflies

Medium:
Wood with lacquer and gold
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.6 × 8.4 × 0.5 cm (1 7/16 × 3 5/16 × 3/16 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Lacquer
Origin:
Japan
Date:
late 19th-early 20th century
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
butterfly  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Elizabeth Candida Ridout
Accession Number:
F2016.18
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye37d38f188-2a4f-4655-9e29-395d8c26ca18
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F2016.18
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Cat and Butterflies

Artist:
Qi Baishi 齊白石 (1864-1957)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 131 x 28.1 cm (51 9/16 x 11 1/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
before 1937
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
butterfly  Search this
cat  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Shao F. Wang collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest from the collection of Wang Fangyu and Sum Wai, donated in their memory by Mr. Shao F. Wang
Accession Number:
F1998.74
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye393d23ba8-1d14-4165-9e80-db0198039a5f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1998.74

The Butterflies

Artist:
James Amos Porter  Search this
Medium:
sgraffito drawing and oil paint on waxed paper
Dimensions:
9 1/16 × 11 15/16 in. (23 × 30.4 cm)
Type:
drawing
Date:
c. 1945
Accession Number:
2001.0003.0005
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Anacostia Community Museum Collection
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dl893195e5a-e87e-40d5-8548-e1f1e600e2b4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:acm_2001.0003.0005
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Two Butterflies

Medium:
Mulberry paper (kozo washi) treated with fermented persimmon tannin (kakishibu), and silk threads (itoire)
Dimensions:
48.1 x 37.2 cm (18 15/16 x 14 5/8 in.)
Type:
textile designs
Katagami
Object Name:
Katagami
Date:
late 19th - early 20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Max A. Polster
Accession Number:
2000-45-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq43379ab03-2989-49d9-baf5-787224ace241
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2000-45-1

Dancing Butterflies

Artist:
Yoshida Chizuko 吉田千鶴子 (1924-2017)  Search this
Medium:
Photoetching and woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Overall): 63.5 × 48.3 cm (25 × 19 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1977
Period:
Showa era
Topic:
Showa era (1926 - 1989)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
The Kenneth and Kiyo Hitch Collection of Modern and Contemporary Japanese Prints  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift of the Kenneth and Kiyo Hitch Collection from Kiyo Hitch with funds from the Mary Griggs Burke Endowment
Accession Number:
S2019.3.2009
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3dc06fec0-aaa1-4589-b7c9-dba79baa1732
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2019.3.2009

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