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Rock Flower

Artist:
Charles Simonds, American, b. New York City, 1945  Search this
Medium:
Raw clay mixed with nylon thread, and sand in masonite box
Dimensions:
10 1/2 x 24 3/8 x 24 1/8 in. (26.7 x 61.9 x 61.2 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1986)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase, 1999
Accession Number:
99.6
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
American Eccentrics
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py208120e17-05f4-464a-aec5-3b9143e36738
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_99.6

Mildred Barnes Bliss

Alternate Title:
Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss
Artist:
Albert Steiner, active 1908  Search this
Sitter:
Mildred Barnes Bliss, 1879 - 1969  Search this
Medium:
chalk (sanguine crayon) and charcoal and graphite on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (estimate): 57.2 × 39.4cm (22 1/2 × 15 1/2")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1908
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Scarf  Search this
Mildred Barnes Bliss: Female  Search this
Mildred Barnes Bliss: Visual Arts\Founder  Search this
Mildred Barnes Bliss: Performing Arts\Patron  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Dumbarton Oaks, Harvard University
Object number:
HC.D.1908.03.(Cr)
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e74dc87b-e9e9-4e29-a3a8-b6fa5476358a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_HC.D.1908.03._Cr_

Song Rehearsal

Artist:
Edgar Degas, 19 Jul 1834 - 27 Sep 1917  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Women  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (estimate): 81 × 64.9cm (31 7/8 × 25 9/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1872-1873
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Shawl  Search this
Architecture\Door  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Unidentified Women: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Dumbarton Oaks, Harvard University
Object number:
HC.P.1918.02.(O)
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm497f70bb0-8af6-4973-8aca-a20b5d1d9295
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_HC.P.1918.02._O_

Portrait of Mildred Barnes Bliss

Alternate Title:
Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss
Artist:
Julian Russell Story, 1857 - 1919  Search this
Sitter:
Mildred Barnes Bliss, 1879 - 1969  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (estimate): 87.6 × 56.5cm (34 1/2 × 22 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1899
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Bench  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Rug\Fur  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Ribbon  Search this
Mildred Barnes Bliss: Female  Search this
Mildred Barnes Bliss: Visual Arts\Founder  Search this
Mildred Barnes Bliss: Performing Arts\Patron  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Dumbarton Oaks, Harvard University
Object number:
HC.P.1980.07(O)
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4726980dd-3083-4eff-92ed-532b3da9e61d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_HC.P.1980.07_O_

Portrait of Beatrix Farrand

Alternate Title:
Beatrix Cadwalader Jones Farrand
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Beatrix Cadwalader Jones Farrand, 1872 - 1959  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (estimate): 69.2 × 54cm (27 1/4 × 21 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1895
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Beatrix Cadwalader Jones Farrand: Female  Search this
Beatrix Cadwalader Jones Farrand: Visual Arts\Architect\Landscape architect  Search this
Beatrix Cadwalader Jones Farrand: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Gardener  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Dumbarton Oaks, Harvard University
Object number:
HCP.1989.07.(O)
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm41aa0d58c-6313-4bcc-a70a-cbe1f7d6c96a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_HCP.1989.07._O_

Hornblende-biotite tonalite

Taxon:
Hornblende-biotite tonalite - Primary  Search this
Chlorite - Associated Mineral  Search this
Hornblende - Associated Mineral  Search this
Schist - Associated Rock  Search this
Place:
Dumbarton Oaks, District Of Columbia, United States, North America
Other Numbers:
Collector's field number : NC 45245
IGSN : NHB0060LG
Legacy OR number : 340883
USNM Number:
11398917
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Mineral Sciences
Rock & Ore Collections
Naturalist Center Collection
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3004d2197-0c02-46dc-8eaa-9942fed81a55
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1301881

Hornblende schist

Taxon:
Hornblende schist - Primary  Search this
Chlorite - Associated Mineral  Search this
Hornblende - Associated Mineral  Search this
Preparation:
Thin Section
Place:
Locality Key: Washington; Dumbarton Oaks, Near Crossing Of Foot Path Over Small Stream, District Of Columbia, United States, North America
Other Numbers:
Collector's field number : D-1
IGSN : NHB0068UT
Legacy OR number : 340885
USNM Number:
11531725
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Mineral Sciences
Rock & Ore Collections
Locality Collection
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/34c7e4d91-8ade-4c0a-91d4-b9f778886701
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1252948

The Sea in the pre-Columbian world : a conference at Dumbarton Oaks, October 26th and 27th, 1974 / Elizabeth P. Benson, editor

Author:
Benson, Elizabeth P  Search this
Dumbarton Oaks  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 188 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1977
C1977
Topic:
Commerce  Search this
Indians--Fishing  Search this
Indians--Boats  Search this
Call number:
E59.C59S42X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_99546

Dumbarton Oaks Conference on Chavín, October 26th and 27th, 1968. Elizabeth P. Benson, editor

Author:
Dumbarton Oaks Conference on Chavín (1968)  Search this
Editor:
Benson, Elizabeth P,.  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 124 pages illustrations (some color), maps 25 cm
Type:
Books
Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Place:
Chavín de Huantar (Peru)
Chavín de Huantar (Pérou)
Peru
Chavín de Huantar
Chavín de Huántar (Pérou ; site archéologique)
Date:
1971
[1971]
Topic:
Chavín culture  Search this
Culture de Chavin  Search this
Culture de Chavin--Congrès  Search this
Congrès  Search this
Call number:
F3429.1.C48 D88 1968
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_8136

The Islamic garden / [edited by Elisabeth B. MacDougall and Richard Ettinghausen]

Author:
Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecture (4th : 1974)  Search this
Ettinghausen, Richard  Search this
MacDougall, Elisabeth B  Search this
MacDougall, Elisabeth B  Search this
Physical description:
135 p., [20] leaves of plates : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
India
Iran
Spain
Date:
1976
Topic:
Gardens  Search this
Islamic gardens  Search this
Gardens, Mogul Empire  Search this
Gardens, Persian  Search this
Call number:
SB457.8 .D85 1974X
710 .D8
SB457.8.D85 1974X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_81033

American garden literature in the Dumbarton Oaks collection (1785-1900) from the Newengland farmer to Italian gardens : an annotated bibliography by Joachim Wolschke-Bulmahn and Jack Becker

Author:
Wolschke-Bulmahn, Joachim  Search this
Author:
Becker, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Library  Search this
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Library  Search this
Washington (D.C.) Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 243 pages illustrations 27 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Catalogs
Catalogues
Bibliographie
Bibliographies
Place:
United States
États-Unis
Date:
1998
Topic:
Gardens--Design  Search this
Landscape architecture  Search this
Gardening  Search this
Jardins--Architecture  Search this
Architecture du paysage  Search this
Jardinage  Search this
Garten  Search this
Fachliteratur  Search this
Katalog  Search this
Geschichte 1785-1900  Search this
tuinen  Search this
landscape architecture  Search this
literatuur  Search this
gardens  Search this
parken  Search this
literature  Search this
ontwerp  Search this
parks  Search this
amerika  Search this
design  Search this
landschapsarchitectuur  Search this
America  Search this
Garden History  Search this
Tuinhistorie  Search this
Call number:
Z5996 .W65 1998
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_601970

Mughal gardens sources, places, representations, and prospects edited by James L. Wescoat, Jr. and Joachim Wolschke-Bulmahn

Author:
Wescoat, James L. 1952-  Search this
Wolschke-Bulmahn, Joachim  Search this
Dumbarton Oaks  Search this
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)  Search this
Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecture (16th : 1992)  Search this
Physical description:
288 pages illustrations, maps 29 cm
Type:
Congresses
Congrès
Proceedings
Conference papers and proceedings
Congresses (form)
Place:
India
Pakistan
Inde
P*akist*an
Date:
1996
Topic:
Gardens, Mogul Empire  Search this
Gardens  Search this
Jardins moghols  Search this
Jardins  Search this
21.74 landscape architecture and garden design  Search this
Tuinarchitectuur  Search this
Tuinen  Search this
Mogol-rijk  Search this
Jardins--Congrès  Search this
Art moghol  Search this
tuinen  Search this
gardens  Search this
landschapsarchitectuur  Search this
landscape architecture  Search this
geschiedenis  Search this
History  Search this
India  Search this
Pakistan  Search this
Garden History  Search this
Tuinhistorie  Search this
Call number:
SB458.4 .M84
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_564747

Regional garden design in the United States / edited by Therese O'Malley and Marc Treib

Author:
O'Malley, Therese  Search this
Treib, Marc  Search this
Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecture (15th : 1990)  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 321 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
United States
Date:
1995
C1995
Topic:
Gardens, American  Search this
Gardens--Design  Search this
Landscape design  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_491551

Garden history : issues, approaches, methods

Author:
Hunt, John Dixon  Search this
Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecture (13th : 1989)  Search this
Physical description:
402 p. : ill., maps, plans ; 29 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1992
C1992
Topic:
Gardens--History  Search this
Gardens--Historiography  Search this
Landscape architecture--History--Congresses  Search this
Landscape architecture--Historiography--Congresses  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_459245

The Dutch garden in the seventeenth century / [Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecture, XII ; edited by John Dixon Hunt]

Title:
Dutch garden in the 17th century
Author:
Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecture (12th : 1988)  Search this
Hunt, John Dixon  Search this
Physical description:
214 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Europe
Date:
1990
C1990
17th century
Topic:
Gardens, Dutch  Search this
Gardens--Design--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_459246

Huari administrative structure : prehistoric monumental architecture and state government / William H. Isbell and Gordon F. McEwan, editors

Author:
Isbell, William Harris 1943-  Search this
McEwan, Gordon Francis  Search this
Dumbarton Oaks  Search this
Physical description:
x, 321 p. : ill., maps ; 32 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Peru
Huari Site (Peru)
Tiwanaku Site (Bolivia)
Date:
1991
Topic:
Indians of South America--Politics and government  Search this
Indians of South America--Architecture  Search this
Indians of South America--Antiquities  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
F3429.1.H828H83 1991X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_412390

Prophet with honor : the career of Andrew Jackson Downing, 1815-1852 / [Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecutre, XI ; edited by George B. Tatum and Elisabeth Blair MacDougall]

Author:
Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecture (11th : 1987)  Search this
Tatum, George B  Search this
MacDougall, Elisabeth B  Search this
Subject:
Downing, A. J (Andrew Jackson) 1815-1852  Search this
Physical description:
324 p. : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
United States
Date:
1989
C1989
Topic:
Landscape architects--Biography  Search this
Call number:
SB470.D68D86 1987X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_409534

Medieval gardens [Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecture, IX ; edited by Elisabeth B. MacDougall]

Author:
Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecture (9th : 1983)  Search this
MacDougall, Elisabeth B  Search this
Physical description:
278 pages, 85 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations 26 cm
Type:
Congresses
Congrès
Conference proceedings
Conference papers and proceedings
Place:
Europe
Date:
1986
Topic:
Gardens, Medieval  Search this
Medicinal plants--History  Search this
Jardins--Architecture  Search this
Jardins--Histoire  Search this
Jardins médiévaux--Histoire--Congrès  Search this
Jardins médiévaux--Congrès  Search this
Tuinarchitectuur  Search this
Gardens, Medieval -- Congresses  Search this
Call number:
SB458.35.D86 1983X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_331528

The French formal garden / [edited by Elisabeth B. MacDougall and F. Hamilton Hazlehurst]

Author:
Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecture (3rd : 1973)  Search this
MacDougall, Elisabeth B  Search this
Hazlehurst, F. Hamilton (Franklin Hamilton) 1925-  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 87 p., [23] leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
France
Date:
1974
Topic:
Gardens, French  Search this
Gardens  Search this
Call number:
SB466.F8D85 1973X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_284444

Fons sapientiae : Renaissance garden fountains / [edited by Elizabeth B. MacDougall]

Author:
Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecture (5th : 1977)  Search this
MacDougall, Elisabeth B  Search this
Physical description:
206 p., [36] leaves of plates (4 Fold.) : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1978
Topic:
Fountains, Renaissance  Search this
Water in landscape architecture  Search this
Fountains in literature  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_284445

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