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Family Group before United States Capitol

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
22 7/8 x 30 1/4 in. (58.2 x 76.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1850
Topic:
Animal\dog  Search this
Landscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Portrait group\family  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\U. S. Capitol  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1968.36
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73ad7ae95-6aad-48af-99a0-6d8d2eb7e7a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.36
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Tianguis Folk Art

Manufacturer:
Weiss & Sons  Search this
Medium:
Paper; tan raffia handles.
Dimensions:
40.0 x 33.3 cm (15 3/4 x 13 1/8 in. )
Type:
packaging designs
Shopping bag
Object Name:
Shopping bag
Place:
USA
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy Fellowes
Accession Number:
1996-93-6
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/kq4d7470447-dfdc-4b85-a5b3-2ff641451cb2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1996-93-6

American Folk Art Motif

Artist:
Ellen S. Sabine, American  Search this
Medium:
Pen and ink, brush and yellow, red, and black watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 15.8 × 8.9 cm (6 1/4 × 3 1/2 in.)
Type:
ephemera
Christmas card
Object Name:
Christmas card
Made in:
USA
Date:
1958
Credit Line:
Gift of Hedy Backlin
Accession Number:
1959-22-1
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/kq4c27865c2-b10d-46cd-8f99-abf7fcdae799
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1959-22-1

B. Altman: Folk Art Christmas

Manufacturer:
PAK  Search this
Medium:
Paper; gold rope handles.
Dimensions:
44.1 x 40.6 cm (17 3/8 x 16 in. )
Type:
packaging designs
Shopping bag
Object Name:
Shopping bag
Made in:
USA
Credit Line:
Gift of Suzanne Sekey
Accession Number:
1992-77-43
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/kq4cce92a7e-07ed-474b-b401-3a081ad5f124
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1992-77-43

Museum of American Folk Art

Manufacturer:
Search this
Medium:
Paper; flat raffia handles.
Dimensions:
44.5 x 31.8 cm (17 1/2 x 12 1/2 in. )
Type:
packaging designs
Shopping bag
Object Name:
Shopping bag
Made in:
USA
Credit Line:
Gift of Suzanne Sekey
Accession Number:
1992-77-4
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/kq495aea566-ec03-4134-8108-20908790fcc4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1992-77-4

Museum of Craft and Folk Art records, 1970-2012

Creator:
Museum of Craft and Folk Art  Search this
Museum of Craft and Folk Art  Search this
Subject:
MacKenzie, Warren  Search this
Kovatch, Ron  Search this
Graham, Bill  Search this
Fasanella, Ralph  Search this
Bean, Bennett  Search this
Moran, Mike  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Transparencies
Video recordings
Scrapbooks
Interviews
Visitors' books
Topic:
Folk art  Search this
Handicraft  Search this
African American quilts  Search this
African American artists  Search this
African American quiltmakers  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16184
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)367139
AAA_collcode_musecraf
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_367139
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Capture of H.B.M. Frigate Macedonian by U.S. Frigate United States, October 25, 1812

Artist:
Thomas Chambers, born Whitby, England 1808-died Whitby, England 1869, active USA 1832-1865  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
34 7/8 x 50 1/4 in. (88.6 x 127.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Folk Art
Date:
1852
Topic:
History\United States\War of 1812  Search this
Architecture\boat\Macedonia  Search this
Architecture\boat\United States  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Sheldon and Caroline Keck in honor of Elizabeth Broun
Object number:
1992.18
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, East Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cb191fb6-ad33-4ece-9ab8-096f084f7dac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1992.18
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Three Centuries of Connecticut Folk Art

Designer:
William Wondriska, American, b. 1931  Search this
Dimensions:
56 x 38 cm (22 1/16 x 14 15/16 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Poster
Object Name:
Poster
Made in:
USA
Date:
1979
Credit Line:
Gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
1981-29-289
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/kq457b63735-ad19-421f-a989-724230df52e4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1981-29-289

Collage Perspective, Museum of American Folk Art, New York City

Artist:
Billie Tsien, b. 1949  Search this
Architect:
Tod Williams Billie Tsien and Associates, New York, New York, USA, founded 1986  Search this
Medium:
Photo-offset and photo-collage, white and blue crayon on white paper
Dimensions:
64.8 x 94.6 cm (25 9/16 x 37 5/16 in.)
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
November 1997
Credit Line:
Gift of Tod Williams Billie Tsien
Accession Number:
2001-18-5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright Notice:
© Billie Tsien Tod Williams
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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/kq48a870876-dc91-4deb-a8dd-1999d72008cb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2001-18-5

United State Mint--In God We Trust

Artist:
Alexander A. Maldonado, born Mazatlan, Mexico 1901-died San Francisco, CA 1989  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
14 x 18 in. (35.5 x 45.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Folk Art
Date:
1972
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\road\highway  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\tower  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\U. S. Mint  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson
Object number:
1986.65.125
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e150d29a-667f-4b3c-ab09-b037130fc946
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.65.125

Elevation Perspective, Museum of American Folk Art, New York City

Draftsman:
Tod Williams, b. 1943  Search this
Architect:
Tod Williams Billie Tsien and Associates, New York, New York, USA, founded 1986  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink, graphite on tracing paper
Dimensions:
(irregular): 43.2 x 33.7 cm (17 in. x 13 1/4 in.)
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
October 1997
Credit Line:
Gift of Tod Williams Billie Tsien
Accession Number:
2001-18-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright Notice:
© Billie Tsien Tod Williams
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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/kq4d941ad1f-446f-45d8-bef2-149fa8bbe24a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2001-18-2

Elevation Perspective, Museum of American Folk Art, New York City

Draftsman:
Tod Williams, b. 1943  Search this
Architect:
Tod Williams Billie Tsien and Associates, New York, New York, USA, founded 1986  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink on tracing paper
Dimensions:
(irregular): 45.7 x 34.9 cm (18 in. x 13 3/4 in.)
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1997
Credit Line:
Gift of Tod Williams Billie Tsien
Accession Number:
2001-18-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright Notice:
© Billie Tsien Tod Williams
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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/kq4b99f8a09-51de-4ea4-9e00-5e7abcfd6171
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2001-18-1

Jimmy Hedges papers and Rising Fawn Folk Art Gallery records, 1969-2016

Creator:
Hedges, Jimmy, 1942-2014  Search this
Hedges, Jimmy, 1942-2014  Search this
Subject:
Lancaster, Paul  Search this
Blizzard, Georgia  Search this
Mohammed, A.J.  Search this
Green, Homer  Search this
Simmons, Charlie  Search this
Hoskinson, Danny  Search this
Harvey, Bessie  Search this
Sudduth, Jimmy Lee  Search this
Tolliver, Mose  Search this
Finster, Howard  Search this
Young, Purvis  Search this
Rising Fawn Folk Art Gallery  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Topic:
Self-taught artists  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Folk art  Search this
Outsider art  Search this
Artists' studios -- Photographs  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17336
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)380050
AAA_collcode_hedgjimm
Theme:
African American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_380050
Online Media:

Panel Division Study for Facade, Museum of American Folk Art, New York City

Designer:
Tod Williams, b. 1943  Search this
Matthew Baird  Search this
Draftsman:
Matthew Baird  Search this
Architect:
Tod Williams Billie Tsien and Associates, New York, New York, USA, founded 1986  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink on tracing paper
Dimensions:
(irregular): 55.2 x 30.5 cm (21 3/4 in. x 12 in.)
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
early 1998
Credit Line:
Gift of Tod Williams Billie Tsien
Accession Number:
2001-18-3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright Notice:
© Billie Tsien Tod Williams
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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/kq42772ca6a-34c9-4d3d-af5a-4885f792169d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2001-18-3

Panel Division Study for Facade, Museum of American Folk Art, New York City

Architect:
Tod Williams Billie Tsien and Associates, New York, New York, USA, founded 1986  Search this
Designer:
Tod Williams, b. 1943  Search this
Matthew Baird  Search this
Draftsman:
Tod Williams, b. 1943  Search this
Matthew Baird  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black and red ink, brush and white gouache, graphite on tracing paper
Dimensions:
(irregular): 64.1 x 30.5 cm (25 1/4 x 12 in.)
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
early 1998
Credit Line:
Gift of Tod Williams Billie Tsien
Accession Number:
2001-18-4
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright Notice:
© Billie Tsien Tod Williams
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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/kq4e82347f3-7c6e-423d-937d-0e10a3fe8b86
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2001-18-4

Carved Cod-in-a-Coffin

Maker:
Murphy, Dan  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
textile (inside coffin material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/4 in x 15 7/8 in x 5 1/4 in; 8.255 cm x 40.3225 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
sculpture, folk
Made:
Canada: Newfoundland and Labrador, Dunville
Associated Place:
Canada: Newfoundland and Labrador, Newfoundlander
Date made:
1994
Date of fishing ban:
1992-07-02
Foreign trawlers banned:
1977
Related event:
Contemporary United States  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
Gift of Dan Murphy
ID Number:
1999.0078.01
Accession number:
1999.0078
Catalog number:
1999.0078.01
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Maritime
Cultures & Communities
Work
Natural Resources
On the Water exhibit
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-7d60-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739993

Indian Weathervane

Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 83.7 cm; 32 15/16 in
Object Name:
Weathervane
Location where used:
United States
Date made:
1850-1899
Subject:
Indians  Search this
Credit Line:
The Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
CL.65.0915
Accession number:
256396
Catalog number:
65.0915
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Folk Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-398d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_894778
Online Media:

Eagle, Flag & Masonic Emblem

Physical Description:
cloth, canvas (overall material)
paint, oil (overall material)
wood (frame material)
Measurements:
overall: 45 in x 45 in x 31 in; 114.3 cm x 114.3 cm x 78.74 cm
Object Name:
Painting
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Salem
Date made:
ca 1908 - 1912
Subject:
Eagles  Search this
Masons  Search this
Fraternal Associations  Search this
Credit Line:
The Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
CL.65.0875
Accession number:
256396
Catalog number:
65.0875
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Folk Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-a413-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_662009

Embroidered Garment

Artist:
Alice Eugenia Ligon, born Boone County, MO 1886-died Fulton, MO 1959  Search this
Medium:
embroidered muslin, cotton crochet; pencil; cotton rick-rack trim
Dimensions:
43 3/4 x 38 1/2 in. (111.1 x 97.8 cm.)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Fiber
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1949
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Animal  Search this
Landscape\tree  Search this
Allegory\life  Search this
Religion\Old Testament\Eve  Search this
Religion\Old Testament\Adam  Search this
History\United States\discovery of United States  Search this
Object\flower  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr.
Object number:
1989.78.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Decorative Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk773b36d0a-776b-4064-b0d5-590e461c66fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1989.78.2

carved figure

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 1/2 in x 43 in x 79 in; 52.07 cm x 109.22 cm x 200.66 cm
Object Name:
Carved Figure
Figure
Place made:
United States
Location where used:
United States
Credit Line:
Gift of Virginia Morris Pollak
ID Number:
CL.61.0014
Catalog number:
61.0014
61.14
Accession number:
235945
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Folk Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-8d8b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_997993

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