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Ankle Strap, Pair

Collector:
Lt. George F. Cooke  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Great Lakes Indian (?)  Search this
Object Type:
Anklet
Place:
Great Lakes (Western), United States, North America
Accession Date:
3 Nov 1892
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
026404
USNM Number:
E165027-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/343102cb3-3f78-4ee2-baaf-fdbf2fbcaf4b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8345590
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Basket

Collector:
George Tsaroff  Search this
Dr. Charles Rau  Search this
Donor Name:
Dr. Charles Rau  Search this
Culture:
Chippewa (Ojibwe, Anishinaabe) (?)  Search this
Ottawa (Odawa) (?)  Search this
Potawatomi (Bodewadmi, Neshnabé) (?)  Search this
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Lake St. Clair / Walpole Island, Ontario, Canada, North America
Accession Date:
10 Dec 1887
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
019931
USNM Number:
E178936-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32c52438b-c747-4dbb-94a4-92bc67861c31
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8353069
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Bow And 6 Arrows (2 Broken)

Donor Name:
Edward H. Plumacher  Search this
Culture:
Motilone (Barí)  Search this
Object Type:
Bow/Arrow
Place:
Venezuela, South America
Accession Date:
17 Jul 1900
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
036732
USNM Number:
E205626-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/379568f5e-9d58-42b4-bdf8-cfb110e4c345
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8357501
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Gourd Snuffbox (?)

Donor Name:
Edward H. Plumacher  Search this
Culture:
Motilone (Barí)  Search this
Object Type:
Snuff Box
Place:
Venezuela, South America
Accession Date:
17 Jul 1900
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
036732
USNM Number:
E205627-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37f3fb0a6-8633-4a0f-8c91-160236a75030
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8357505
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Harpoon Arrow

Donor Name:
Edward H. Plumacher  Search this
Culture:
Motilone (Barí)  Search this
Object Type:
Arrow
Place:
Venezuela, South America
Accession Date:
17 Jul 1900
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
036732
USNM Number:
E205628-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/396126de8-d2ce-46ed-88cb-6d0a2b29e106
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8357506
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Introductory Video: Intersections: World Arts, Local Lives

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Video recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
video/mp4
Uploaded:
Fri, 15 Jan 2010 15:00:00 EST
Topic:
Inventions  Search this
Innovations  Search this
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Smithsonian magazine's Museum Day September 25th 2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_ca74c20f793947602a0c769b94b70a7a

Hope

Artist:
Hiram Powers, born Woodstock, VT 1805-died Florence, Italy 1873  Search this
Medium:
marble
Dimensions:
28 1/2 x 19 1/2 x 11 3/4 in. (72.5 x 49.4 x 29.7 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
modeled 1866
Topic:
Dress\historic\classical dress  Search this
Allegory\quality\hope  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase in memory of Ralph Cross Johnson
Object number:
1968.155.27
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 19A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73b21beaf-efa5-47f5-8c5c-13a0e3801698
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.155.27

Marlin

Artist:
Joan Mitchell, born Chicago, IL 1925-died Paris, France 1992  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
95 x 71 in. (241.3 x 180.3 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1960
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Object number:
1968.52.16
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, North Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73fe1f2f1-c4cc-41c6-bfb9-be1b4a801926
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.52.16

Nenuphar

Artist:
Alexander Calder, born Lawnton, PA 1898-died New York City 1976  Search this
Medium:
sheet steel
Dimensions:
103 1/4 x 106 1/2 x 119 1/8 in. (262.4 x 270.5 x 302.5 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1968
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1968.62.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, East Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f77b5bff-b83b-4ee3-947f-0cd1eb23a693
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.62.1

Indian Image

Artist:
Fritz Scholder, born Breckenridge, MN 1937-died Phoenix, AZ 2005  Search this
Medium:
acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
stretcher: 68 1/8 x 80 in. (173.0 x 203.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1972
Topic:
Landscape\plain  Search this
Indian  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1973.151
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, North Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71b002b2e-1e1c-48d4-989e-be54bbe85abe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.151

Swing

Artist:
Sam Gilliam, born Tupelo, MS 1933-died Washington, DC 2022  Search this
Medium:
acrylic and aluminum on canvas
Dimensions:
119 5/8 x 283 1/2 in. (303.8 x 720.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1969
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. Edwin Janss, Jr.
Object number:
1973.189
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, North Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7dbb31481-2ce0-437b-9876-f3c512d26a3a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.189

World's Tallest Disaster

Artist:
Roger Brown, born Hamilton, AL 1941-died Atlanta, GA 1997  Search this
Medium:
oil and magma on canvas
Dimensions:
72 1/8 x 48 in. (183.1 x 122.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1972
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Disaster\fire  Search this
Cityscape\time\night  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1974.91
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, East Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a6d48ca7-a07a-4b2b-8227-a25dbeeba302
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.91

Half Light

Artist:
Mary Pinchot Meyer, born 1920-died Washington, DC 1964  Search this
Medium:
synthetic polymer on fabric: canvas
Dimensions:
60 1/8 in. (152.7 cm.) diam.
Type:
Painting
Date:
1964
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Quentin and Mark Meyer
Object number:
1976.41
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, North Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c1840612-3cc6-4ae8-b02c-94d98ff05eb5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1976.41

Man on Fire

Artist:
Luis Jiménez, born El Paso, TX 1940-died Hondo, NM 2006  Search this
Medium:
fiberglass in acrylic urethane resin on painted wood fiberboard base
Dimensions:
106 1/4 x 80 1/4 x 29 1/2 in. (269.9 x 203.8 x 74.9 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1969
Topic:
Figure male\nude  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Allegory\element\fire  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Philip Morris Incorporated
Copyright:
© 1969, Luis Jiménez
Object number:
1979.124
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, East Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7aec99f46-5a1f-4989-b88a-c68fa2c5f94b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.124

The Spinning, Spinning, Turning, Directing

Artist:
Bob Thompson, born Louisville, KY 1937-died Rome, Italy 1966  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
62 7/8 x 86 7/8 in. (159.7 x 220.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1963
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David K. Anderson, Martha Jackson Memorial Collection
Object number:
1980.137.104
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, North Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e53a05fc-457d-4af8-8aca-e1dc686d5260
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1980.137.104

White Relief

Artist:
Chryssa, born Athens, Greece 1933-died 2013  Search this
Medium:
gesso over plaster on wood
Dimensions:
59 1/4 x 44 3/4 in. (150.5 x 113.6 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1960
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David K. Anderson, Martha Jackson Memorial Collection
Object number:
1980.137.18
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, East Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk719d8044c-40db-4f32-b27e-c41163549f34
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1980.137.18

Modern Cycle

Artist:
Grace Hartigan, born Newark, NJ 1922-died Timonium, MD 2008  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
78 1/2 x 108 1/2 in. (199.4 x 275.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1967
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Figure  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David K. Anderson, Martha Jackson Memorial Collection
Object number:
1980.137.33
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, North Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f5983d28-087f-4f2a-a9b9-857581a9c30c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1980.137.33

Red Azaleas Singing and Dancing Rock and Roll Music

Artist:
Alma Thomas, born Columbus, GA 1891-Washington, DC 1978  Search this
Medium:
acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
73 3/4 × 158 1/2 × 2 1/2 in. (187.3 × 402.6 × 6.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1976
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of the artist
Object number:
1980.36.2A-C
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, North Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70f0df2e8-f5de-4276-a969-10b0c670686b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1980.36.2A-C

1946-H (Indian Red and Black)

Artist:
Clyfford Still, born Grandin, ND 1904-died Baltimore, MD 1980  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
78 1/4 x 68 3/8 in. (198.8 x 173.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1946
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Vincent Melzac Collection through the Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program
Object number:
1980.5.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, North Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b23750f7-cd18-4784-a9c7-f17c2b3e6c67
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1980.5.10

Beta Upsilon

Artist:
Morris Louis, born Baltimore, MD 1912-died Washington, DC 1962  Search this
Medium:
acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
102 1/2 x 243 1/2 in. (260.4 x 618.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1960
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Vincent Melzac Collection through the Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program
Object number:
1980.5.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 3rd Floor, North Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79a3b7709-7a95-4de9-9e1a-1e4337efb4bb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1980.5.6

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