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John Henry Bradley Storrs papers

Creator:
Storrs, John Henry Bradley, 1885-1956  Search this
Names:
Downtown Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Andersen, Hendrik Christian, 1872-1940  Search this
Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941  Search this
Bennett, Edward H.  Search this
Biddle, George, 1885-1973  Search this
Blum, Jerome, 1884-1956  Search this
Braque, Georges, 1882-1963  Search this
Bryant, Louise, 1885-1936  Search this
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976  Search this
Cole, Walter, b. 1891  Search this
Cret, Paul Philippe, 1876-1945  Search this
Dismorr, Jessica Stewart, 1885-1939  Search this
Dreier, Katherine Sophie, 1877-1952  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968  Search this
Eastman, Max, 1883-1969  Search this
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-  Search this
Halpert, Edith Gregor, 1900-1970  Search this
Hartley, Marsden, 1877-1943  Search this
Heap, Jane  Search this
Hecht, Zoltan, 1890-1968  Search this
Hélion, Jean, 1904-1987  Search this
Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973  Search this
Léger, Fernand, 1881-1955  Search this
Ray, Man, 1890-1976  Search this
Raynal, Maurice  Search this
Rodin, Auguste, 1840-1917  Search this
Sheeler, Charles, 1883-1965  Search this
Stella, Joseph, 1877-1946  Search this
Sterne, Maurice, 1878-1957  Search this
Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946  Search this
Storrs, Marguerite Deville Chabrol  Search this
Survage, Leopold  Search this
Zorach, Marguerite, 1887-1968  Search this
Zorach, William, 1887-1966  Search this
Extent:
20.44 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Photographs
Poems
Diaries
Sketches
Video recordings
Sketchbooks
Prints
Portfolios (groups of works)
Date:
1790-2007
bulk 1900-1956
Summary:
The papers of sculptor, painter, and printmaker John Henry Bradley Storrs measure 20.44 linear feet and date from 1790-2007, with the bulk of the papers dating from 1900 to 1956. The collection contains biographical material, correspondence, personal business records, forty-eight diaries of John Storrs, a few diaries of other family members, additional writings, printed material, photographs of Storrs and his family and friends, artwork, scrapbooks, estate records, and video recordings. Correspondence includes that of John Storrs, Marguerite Storrs, and the Storrs family.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of sculptor, painter, and printmaker John Henry Bradley Storrs measure 20.44 linear feet and date from 1790 to 2007, with the bulk of the papers dating from 1900 to 1956. The collection documents Storrs' career as an artist and his personal life through biographical material, correspondence with family, friends, and colleagues, personal business records, forty-eight diaries and other writings, printed material, photographs of Storrs and his family and friends, artwork, scrapbooks, estate records, and video recordings. There is also a substantial amount of Marguerite Storr's correspondence as well as scattered correspondence of other members of the Storr's family.

Biographical material consists of chronologies detailing the life of John Storrs, identification records, certificates, Storrs family documents, and records of John and Monique Storrs' French resistance activities during World War II.

Correspondence within this collection is divided into John Storrs Correspondence, Marguerite Storrs Correspondence, and Storrs Family Correspondence. The bulk of correspondence is John Storrs with friends, colleagues, art critics, patrons, art organizations and galleries. Correspondents of note include artists, architects, and writers such as Hendrick Andersen, Sherwood Anderson, Edward Bennett, George Biddle, Jerome Blum, Georges Braque, Louise Bryant, William Bullitt, Alexander Calder, Walter Cole, Paul Phillippe Cret, Katherine Dreier, Marcel Duchamp, Max Eastman, R. Buckminster Fuller, Marsden Hartley, Jane Heap, Jean Helion, Fernand Leger, Jacques Lipchitz, Man Ray, Charles Sheeler, Gertrude Stein, Joseph Stella, Maurice Sterne, Alfred Stieglitz, Leopold Survage, and William and Marguerite Zorach. There are also many letters to his wife Marguerite.

Marguerite Storrs' correspondence is with friends, family, colleagues, and others, including many letters to her husband. The letters are about general and family news, social activities and invitations, her work as a writer, and her husband's career. Storrs' family correspondence includes John and Marguerite's extensive correspondence with their daughter Monique as well as Monique's correspondence with others. Additional family correspondence is between John, his sister Mary ("Mae") and their parents David William and Hannah Storrs, much of it dating from 1900 to 1913.

Personal business records include address books, records regarding the sale and loan of Storrs' artwork, commission files regarding major public sculptures by Storrs, contracts, appraisals, financial records, and other documents regarding his professional activities. Of note are several files documenting Downtown Gallery's representation of Storrs' work during the 1960s, including correspondence between Edith Halpert and Monique Storrs. Various other documents include records of the Ecole de la Loire artists group (all in French.) Additionally there are records relating to Chateau de Chantecaille, an estate purchased by Storrs in the early 1920s as his primary residence and studio.

Forty-eight diaries contain scattered documentation of John Storrs' daily activities. Other writings by Storrs include four volumes of his memoirs that detail family history and his life from birth to 1906, notebooks, poetry, and personal accounts including the death of Auguste Rodin. Writings by others include poetry by Jessie Dismorr, essays by Zoltan Hecht and Maurice Raynal, and notebooks belonging to Storrs family members.

Printed material consists of books, art bulletins, brochures, invitations, announcements, and programs for art and social events. Also found are catalogs for exhibitions of Storrs' work and work by other artists; magazines, including a bound volume of the first ten issues of The Liberator; and clippings which include news about Storrs, his family, and friends.

Photographs depict John Storrs, his family, friends such as Arthur Bock and Gertrude Lambert, travels, and residences. Included are photographs of Storrs in his studio and in art classes. Also found are four photograph albums, primarily documenting his time in Europe from 1905 to 1907, exhibition photographs, and numerous photographs of his artwork.

Original artwork includes a portfolio of artwork created by Storrs as a youth, loose sketches, one sketchbook, 31 lithographs, and drawings for mural projects.

Four scrapbooks and a portfolio kept by John and Marguerite Storrs contain newspaper and magazine clippings of articles and illustrations as well as printed material from exhibitions, social events, and professional activities. Also found is a portfolio containing scattered items regarding the publication of Song of Myself with original wood engravings by John Storrs. One additional scrapbook was created by John Storrs around 1945 for his daughter, Monique Storrs, to document her service as a nurse in World War II.

This collection also includes records of John Storrs' estate immediately following his death in 1956, as well as records of several galleries that represented the estate in managing Storrs' artwork from the 1970s to 2002.

Three videocassettes, transferred from an unknown reel format, contain footage of Storrs' family life at Chantecaille and in Chicago, Illinois, in the 1930s.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as 11 series.

Some box and folder numbers in the container listing intentionally display out of sequence. An accretion was added in 2012 and integrated into the intellectual order, but not into the physical container order. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and closed to researchers.

Series 1: Biographical Material, 1837, 1860-1984 (Box 1, 20, 25, OV 23; 0.6 linear feet)

Series 2: Correspondence, 1857-2007 (Box 1-7, 25; 5.8 linear feet)

Series 3: Personal Business Records, 1790, 1855-1987 (Box 7-9, 25, OV 24, 28; 2.9 linear feet)

Series 4: Diaries, 1874-1955 (Box 9-10; 0.9 linear feet)

Series 5: Writings, 1888-1989 (Box 10-11, 25; 1.1 linear foot)

Series 6: Printed Material, 1867-1987, 2005 (Box 11-14, 25, OV 24; 3.6 linear feet)

Series 7: Photographs, circa 1885-1980 (Box 14-16, 18, 20-22, 25, MGP 1, MGP 2, MGP 5, MGP 6; 3.2 linear feet)

Series 8: Artwork, 1895-1935 (Box 18, 20, OV 23; 0.5 linear feet)

Series 9: Scrapbooks, 1895-1963 (Box 18-21, 25; 0.7 linear feet)

Series 10: Estate Records, 1956-2002 (Box 26; 0.4 linear feet)

Series 11: Video Recordings, circa 1980s (Box 26-27; 0.2 linear feet)
Biographical / Historical:
John Henry Bradley Storrs (1885-1956) worked primarily in Chicago, Illinois, and Mer, France, as a sculptor, painter, and printmaker.

John Storrs was born in 1885 in Chicago, Illinois, to David William Storrs, an architect, and Hannah Bradley Storrs. Upon completing his schooling in 1905 he went to Berlin with the intention of studying music, but instead chose to study sculpture with the Arthur Bock in Hamburg, Germany. He also spent time in Paris and traveled throughout Europe, Turkey, and Egypt, returning to the US in late 1907. Storrs took night classes at the Art Institute of Chicago, followed by periods of study at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, with Bela Pratt, and at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts with Charles Grafly. In 1912 he returned to Paris where he studied at the Académie Julian and with the famous sculptor Auguste Rodin. During this period his work was greatly influenced by cubism and futurism. In 1914 he married French writer Marguerite Deville-Chabrol. After briefly returning to the US to exhibit his work, Storrs worked at a hospital in Paris throughout World War I and in 1918 his daughter Monique was born. He and his family settled in Mer, France, at the Chateau de Chantecaille in 1921.

The following two decades were very productive for Storrs and he frequently travelled between the US and France to exhibit and create work. He showed in many notable exhibits such as the Société Anonyme's International Exhibition of Modern Art in New York in 1926, and he completed several commissions such as a statue for the Chicago Board of Trade in 1929. During this time Storrs completely moved away from representational work and refined his non-objective, machine-like sculpture. Besides sculpture, he also produced many paintings, woodcuts, lithographs, and other works on paper. He created works for the Century of Progress International Exposition in 1933 and also worked for the Public Works of Art Project in 1934.

During World War II Storrs was twice arrested and imprisoned by the German occupation forces, once for six months from 1941 to 1942 and again in 1944 along with his daughter Monique who was part of the French Resistance. These events greatly impacted his health and he produced very little work in the late 1940s and 1950s. He continued to exhibit his work and was also president in 1954 of the Ecole de la Loire, a group of 75 artists working in the Loire Valley. John Storrs died in 1956.
Related Materials:
Also available at the Archives of American Art is the Noel Frackman research material on John Henry Bradley Storrs, 1972-2003. In addition, Archives of American Art microfilm reels 1463 and ND/S-1 contain the John Henry Bradley Storrs scrapbook and studio book, 1909-1972.
Separated Materials:
The Booz family also loaned approximately 1,000 drawings by John Storrs and select family photographs for microfilming. Loaned material is available for viewing on reel 1555, but is not described in this container listing of this finding aid.
Provenance:
The John Henry Bradley Storrs papers were donated in several installments from 1979 to 1987 by Storrs' daughter, Monique Storrs Booz, and her daughter, Michelle Storrs Booz. A portion of these papers were loaned for microfilming in 1977 and subsequently donated in 1980. Additional papers were donated by Michelle Storrs Booz in 2011.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and closed to researchers.
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.
Topic:
Expatriate artists -- France  Search this
Artists' studios -- France -- Paris -- Photographs  Search this
Painters -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Painters -- France -- Paris  Search this
Printmakers -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Printmakers -- France -- Paris  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Sculptors -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Sculptors -- France -- Paris  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- France  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Photographs
Poems
Diaries
Sketches
Video recordings
Sketchbooks
Prints
Portfolios (groups of works)
Citation:
John Henry Bradley Storrs papers, 1890-2007, bulk 1900-1956. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.storjohn
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-storjohn
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John H. Reagan, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Coppini, Pompeo 1870-1957  Search this
Assistant:
Tauch, Waldine Amanda 1892/94-1986  Search this
Landscape architect:
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Founder:
Roman Bronze Works  Search this
Architectural firm:
Morison & Walker  Search this
Subject:
Reagan, John H  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by University of Texas at Austin President's Office Main Building, Room 400, P. O. Box T Austin Texas 78713
Located University of Texas at Austin Dolph Briscoe Center for American History Austin Texas 78712
Date:
Removed Aug. 21, 2017. Relocated 2017
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Law--Judge  Search this
Occupation--Political--Senator  Search this
Occupation--Transportation--Railroad  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77006157
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_21828

Robert E. Lee, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Coppini, Pompeo 1870-1957  Search this
Assistant:
Tauch, Waldine Amanda 1892/94-1986  Search this
Landscape architect:
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Architectural firm:
Morison & Walker  Search this
Subject:
Lee, Robert E  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by University of Texas at Austin President's Office Main Building, Room 400, P. O. Box T Austin Texas 78713
Located University of Texas at Austin Dolph Briscoe Center for American History Austin Texas 78712
Date:
Removed Aug. 21, 2017. Relocated 2017
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Military--General  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77006158
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_21829

Albert Sidney Johnston, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Coppini, Pompeo 1870-1957  Search this
Assistant:
Tauch, Waldine Amanda 1892/94-1986  Search this
Landscape architect:
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Architectural firm:
Morison & Walker  Search this
Subject:
Johnston, Albert Sidney  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by University of Texas at Austin President's Office Main Building, Room 400, P. O. Box T Austin Texas 78713
Located University of Texas at Austin Dolph Briscoe Center for American History Austin Texas 78712
Date:
Removed Aug. 21, 2017. Relocated 2017
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Military--General  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77006159
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_21830

James Stephen Hogg, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Coppini, Pompeo 1870-1957  Search this
Assistant:
Tauch, Waldine Amanda 1892/94-1986  Search this
Landscape architect:
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Founder:
Roman Bronze Works  Search this
Architectural firm:
Morison & Walker  Search this
Subject:
Hogg, James Stephen  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by University of Texas at Austin President's Office Main Building, Room 400, P. O. Box T Austin Texas 78713
Date:
Removed Aug. 21, 2017
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Political--Governor  Search this
Occupation--Political--Attorney General  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77006160
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_21831

Jefferson Davis, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Coppini, Pompeo 1870-1957  Search this
Assistant:
Tauch, Waldine Amanda 1892/94-1986  Search this
Landscape architect:
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Architectural firm:
Morison & Walker  Search this
Subject:
Davis, Jefferson  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: limestone
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by University of Texas at Austin President's Office Main Building, Room 400, P. O. Box T Austin Texas 78713
Located University of Texas at Austin Dolph Briscoe Center for American History Austin Texas 78712
Date:
Commissioned ca. 1920s. Cast 1924. Installed 1924. Relocated 1925. Relocated 1933. Removed Aug. 30, 2015. Relocated April 2017
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Occupation--Political--Statesman  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77006161
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_21832

Paul Philippe Cret papers, 1919-1931

Creator:
Cret, Paul Philippe, 1876-1945  Search this
Bryant and Detwiler Co.  Search this
Subject:
Valentiner, Wilhelm Reinhold  Search this
Booth, Ralph H. (Ralph Harmon)  Search this
Burroughs, Clyde H. (Clyde Huntley)  Search this
Kahn, Albert  Search this
Detroit Institute of Arts  Search this
Detroit Arts Commission  Search this
Topic:
Architecture -- Michigan -- Detroit  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7548
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209708
AAA_collcode_cretpaul
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Architecture & Design
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209708

Paul Philippe Cret papers

Creator:
Cret, Paul Philippe, 1876-1945  Search this
Bryant and Detwiler Co.  Search this
Names:
Detroit Arts Commission  Search this
Detroit Institute of Arts  Search this
Booth, Ralph H. (Ralph Harmon), 1873-1931  Search this
Burroughs, Clyde H. (Clyde Huntley), 1882-1973  Search this
Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942  Search this
Valentiner, Wilhelm Reinhold, 1880-1958  Search this
Extent:
2 Microfilm reels
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
1919-1931
Scope and Contents:
Papers relating to Cret's position as architect of the Detroit Art Institute. Included are correspondence with Clyde H. Burroughs and Ralph H. Booth of the Detroit Arts Commission, architect Albert Kahn, art historian William H. Valentiner, and builders Bryant and Detwiler Co.; and design and construction files, 1920-1929, containing construction progress reports, memoranda, specifications, schedules, and contracts.
Biographical / Historical:
Architect; Philadelphia, Pa. Born in France. Architect of Folger Shakespeare Library, Detroit Institute of Arts.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1980 by the Detroit Institute of Arts.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Architects -- Michigan  Search this
Architects -- Pennsylvania  Search this
Art historians -- Michigan  Search this
Art patrons -- Michigan  Search this
Museum directors -- Michigan  Search this
Topic:
Architecture -- Michigan -- Detroit  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.cretpaul
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-cretpaul

Alexander B. Trowbridge letters

Creator:
Trowbridge, Alexander Buell, 1868-1950  Search this
Names:
Folger Shakespeare Library  Search this
Cret, Paul Philippe, 1876-1945  Search this
Extent:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1933
Scope and Contents:
Letter to "Steve" discussing his collaboration with Paul Phillipe Cret in designing the Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C., and enclosing a copy of the book, THE FOLGER SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY, privately published in 1933 by Mr. Folger for the trustees of Amherst College.
Biographical / Historical:
Architect, landscape painter, lecturer, writer.
Provenance:
Donated 1966 by Lawrence Fleischman.
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:
Architects  Search this
Topic:
Architecture -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.trowalex
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-trowalex

The Barnes Foundation : two buildings, one mission / David B. Brownlee

Title:
Two buildings, one mission
Author:
Brownlee, David Bruce  Search this
Gillman, Derek  Search this
Subject:
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Barnes, Albert C (Albert Coombs) 1872-1951  Search this
Tsien, Billie  Search this
Williams, Tod (Tod C.)  Search this
Barnes Foundation  Search this
Tod Williams Billie Tsien and Associates  Search this
Physical description:
80 pages : illustrations ; 14 x 19 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2012
20th century
21st century
Topic:
Architecture--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1097375

Benjamin Franklin in 1723, (sculpture)

Title:
Benjamin Franklin and His Walking Stick, (sculpture)
Young Benjamin Franklin, (sculpture)
Young Walking Franklin, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
McKenzie, R. Tait 1867-1938  Search this
Architect:
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Contractor:
Pomeroy Construction Company  Search this
Founder:
Roman Bronze Works  Search this
Subject:
Franklin, Benjamin  Search this
Medium:
Figure: bronze; Base: limestone and granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by University of Pennsylvania Office of the Curator 100 College Hall Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19104
Located University of Pennsylvania In Front of Weightman Hall Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19104
Date:
Commissioned 1910. Modeled 1911. Dedicated June 16, 1914
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Political--Diplomat  Search this
Occupation--Political--Statesman  Search this
Occupation--Science--Inventor  Search this
Occupation--Political--Postmaster  Search this
Occupation--Education--Philosopher  Search this
Occupation--Writer--Author  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Printing  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77001605
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_12640

Anthony Wayne, (sculpture)

Title:
General Anthony Wayne, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Gregory, John 1879-1958  Search this
Architect:
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Craftsman:
Ketterer, Gustav 1870-1953  Search this
Founder:
Roman Bronze Works  Search this
Subject:
Wayne, Anthony  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: gilded bronze; Base: cold spring rainbow granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Philadelphia Fairmount Park Commission Memorial Hall, West Park, P. O. Box 21601 Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19131
Located Philadelphia Museum of Art 26th Street & Benjamin Franklin Parkway East Terrace Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19130
Date:
Dedicated Sept. 17, 1937
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Occupation--Military--General  Search this
History--United States--Revolution  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Hat  Search this
Control number:
IAS 75009274
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_15591

North America, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Borglum, Gutzon 1867-1941  Search this
Architect:
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Kelsey, Albert  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: marble; Base: marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Organization of American States 17th Street & Constitution Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20006
Located Pan American Union Building 17th Street & Constitution Avenue, N.W Main entrance, right side Washington District of Columbia 20006
Date:
1910
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Allegory--Place--North America  Search this
Object--Other--Torch  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76005131
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_16284

Transportation, (sculpture)

Title:
Federal Reserve Board Seal, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Gregory, John 1879-1958  Search this
Architect:
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Medium:
Georgia white marble
Type:
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures-Architectural component
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Federal Reserve Board Fine Arts Program Over entrance Washington District of Columbia 20551
Date:
1932-1933. Dedicated Oct. 20, 1937
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Allegory--Other--Trade  Search this
Emblem--Seal  Search this
Dress--Historic--Classical Dress  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Mercury  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76006192
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_17034

Law, (sculpture)

Title:
America, (sculpture)
United States Seal, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Gregory, John 1879-1958  Search this
Architect:
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Medium:
Georgia white marble
Type:
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures-Architectural component
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Federal Reserve Board Fine Arts Program Over entrance Washington District of Columbia 20551
Date:
1932-1933. Dedicated Oct. 20, 1937
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Liberty  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Law  Search this
Dress--Historic--Classical Dress  Search this
Allegory--Place--America  Search this
Emblem--Seal  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76006193
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_17035

Tragedy and Comedy, (sculpture)

Architect:
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Medium:
Reliefs: marble
Type:
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Folger Shakespeare Library 201 East Capitol Street, S.E North side Washington District of Columbia 20003
Date:
1932
Topic:
Performing Arts--Theater  Search this
Allegory--Arts & Sciences  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76006231
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_17073

The Victor, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
McKenzie, R. Tait 1867-1938  Search this
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Medium:
Bronze; Base: Indiana limestone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Woodbury City Clerk/Administrator 33 Delaware Street Woodbury New Jersey 08096
Located North Broad Street in front of High School Woodbury New Jersey
Date:
1924. Dedicated May 30, 1925
Topic:
History--United States--World War I  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77002574
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_21098

(Administration of the Law, Justice, Truth), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Botteiau, Alfred 1889-1951  Search this
Architect:
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Contractor:
E. J. Pinney, Inc.  Search this
Architectural firm:
Smith and Bassette  Search this
Medium:
Indiana limestone
Type:
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
State of Connecticut Superior Courthouse 95 Washington Street Hartford Connecticut 06106
Date:
Ca. 1927. Dedicated Jan. 28, 1929
Topic:
Allegory--Civic--Law  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Justice  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Truth  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Object--Other--Scepter  Search this
Control number:
IAS CT000088
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_312368

Henry Morris Naglee, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Architect:
Headman, August  Search this
Founder:
Jno. Williams, Inc.  Search this
Subject:
Naglee, Henry Morris  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: marble
Type:
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures-Exedra
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of San Jose Department of Streets & Parks 4 North 2nd Street San Jose California
Located St. James Park San Jose California
Date:
1914. Dedicated 1915
Topic:
Portrait male--Waist length  Search this
Occupation--Military--General  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
History--United States--Mexican War  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA000561
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_320635

Washington's Farewell to His Generals, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Borglum, Gutzon 1867-1941  Search this
Architect:
Kelsey, Albert  Search this
Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945  Search this
Subject:
Washington, George  Search this
Medium:
Relief: marble
Type:
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Organization of American States 17th Street & Constitution Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20006
Located Pan American Union Building 17th Street & Constitution Avenue, N.W Front facade Washington District of Columbia 20006
Date:
1910
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Military--General  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Architecture interior--Commercial--Tavern  Search this
Architecture interior--Commercial--Fraunces Tavern  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Control number:
IAS DC000098
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_323168

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