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Gulistan (Rose garden) by Sa‘di (d. 1292)

Calligrapher:
Mirza Ali-Naqi Shirazi  Search this
Medium:
Ink, color, and gold on paper (text); Watercolor, gold-colored pigments, and lacquer on pasteboard (cover)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 23.2 × 15 × 2.4 cm (9 1/8 × 5 7/8 × 15/16 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Iran
Date:
1918 (1337 A.H.)
Period:
Qajar period
Topic:
poetry  Search this
Qajar period (1779 - 1925)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Ezzat-Malek Soudavar collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of A. Soudavar in memory of his mother Ezzat-Malek Soudavar
Accession Number:
S2014.17.17
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Master-of-animals Finial

Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W: 15.6 x 7.5 cm (6 1/8 x 2 15/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Origin:
Luristan, Iran
Date:
1000-550 BCE
Period:
Iron Age II - III
Topic:
casting  Search this
Iron Age II (ca. 1250 - 800 BCE)  Search this
Iron Age III (ca. 800 - 500 BCE)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
S1986.497
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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edanmdm:fsg_S1986.497

Vessel in the form of a bull

Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 18.8 x 23.9 x 10.6 cm (7 3/8 x 9 7/16 x 4 3/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Northwestern Iran
Date:
ca. 1350-800 BCE
Period:
Iron Age I - II
Topic:
bull  Search this
Iron Age I (ca. 1450 - 1250 BCE)  Search this
Iron Age II (ca. 1250 - 800 BCE)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
S1986.499
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Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Bookcovers from a volume of the Gulshan Album (Rose Garden album)

Medium:
Painted with colors and gold and lacquered, also leather and possibly mother-of-pearl.
Dimensions:
H x W x D (without straps): 42.7 x 26.2 x 1 cm (16 13/16 x 10 5/16 x 3/8 in)
Type:
Lacquer
Origin:
India
Date:
ca. 1595-1632
Period:
Mughal dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
flower  Search this
hunting  Search this
elephant  Search this
Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858)  Search this
holy man  Search this
simurgh  Search this
India  Search this
ostrich  Search this
lettering  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1999.2a-b
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Usage conditions apply
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Worlds within Worlds: Imperial Paintings from India and Iran
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Flowers

Artist:
Andy Warhol, American, b. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1928–1987  Search this
Medium:
Oil and photoserigraph on linen
Dimensions:
81 3/4 × 81 3/4 in. (207.6 × 207.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1964)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.5673
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School:
Pop Art (American)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py25ad17422-e960-45ed-a1a2-686c547f2b45
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Cronos

Artist:
Isamu Noguchi, American, b. Los Angeles, California, 1904–1988  Search this
Medium:
Bronze and steel wire on stone base
Dimensions:
85 x 24 1/8 x 26 7/8 in. (215.9 x 61.3 x 68.3 cm) artist's base: 4 5/8 x 31 1/2 x 17 3/4 in. (11.7 x 80 x 45.1 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1947/cast 1963)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Regents Collections Acquisition Program and Thomas M. Evans, Jerome L. Greene, Joseph H. Hirshhorn, and Sydney and Frances Lewis Purchase Fund, 1986
Accession Number:
86.5888
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2efff62f9-a8a9-41f6-9088-e4db181cd9f7
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Grandmother Michaud Seen against the Light

Artist:
Edouard Vuillard, French, b. Cuiseaux, 1868–1940  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
25 5/8 x 21 1/4 in. (65 x 54 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1890)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Marion L. Ring Estate, 1987
Accession Number:
87.32
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py24cd36e2f-b41a-44de-9d81-1dc130fa72c0
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edanmdm:hmsg_87.32

The Funeral

Artist:
Eric Fischl, American, b. New York CIty, 1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
55 1/8 × 103 1/8 in. (139.8 × 261.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1980
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Regents Collections Acquisition Program with Matching Funds from the Jerome L. Greene, Sydney and Frances Lewis, and Leonard C. Yaseen Purchase Fund, and the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1990
Accession Number:
90.5
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School:
American Contemporary
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2221a9edf-ac0d-4227-b877-8f422673eb3a
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edanmdm:hmsg_90.5

Untitled

Artist:
Donald Judd, American, b. Excelsior Springs, Missouri, 1928–1994  Search this
Medium:
Oil on plywood with iron pipe
Dimensions:
22 1/8 × 45 3/8 × 30 1/2 in. (56.2 × 115.1 × 77.5 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1963
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1991
Accession Number:
91.29
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School:
Minimalism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py207578808-14d7-496e-919b-49106aa30322
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_91.29

Meissen Woodsmen

Artist:
Georg Baselitz, German, b. Deutschbaselitz, 1938  Search this
Medium:
Oil on linen
Dimensions:
94 3/4 × 75 in. (240.7 × 190.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1968-1969
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Holenia Purchase Fund, in memory of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1994
Accession Number:
94.12
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School:
European Contemporary
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py20822028c-0007-437a-96c0-bcb299f8375f
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edanmdm:hmsg_94.12

Annunciation after Titian

Artist:
Gerhard Richter, German, b. Dresden, 1932  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
49 3/8 × 78 7/8 in. (125.5 × 200.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1973
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1994
Accession Number:
94.16
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School:
European Contemporary
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2642c8965-be0c-45c6-93c1-0f343a605308
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edanmdm:hmsg_94.16

"monument" for V. Tatlin

Artist:
Dan Flavin, American, b. New York City, 1933–1996  Search this
Medium:
Fluorescent lights
Dimensions:
96 1/8 x 19 3/4 x 5 in. (244.2 x 50.2 x 12.7 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1967)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund, 1995
Accession Number:
95.18
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School:
American Post-Minimal Sculpture
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2daf815de-7847-4209-b66c-c3fedda790d1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_95.18

Pregnant Woman

Artist:
Edgar Degas, French, b. Paris, 1834–1917  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
17 x 7 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. (43.2 x 19.2 x 13.4 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(c. 1896-1911/cast 1919-1925)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.1415
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py25c94c3de-0d0b-464b-bfbd-2bfbc4940112
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edanmdm:hmsg_86.1415

Hotel in Switzerland

Artist:
Louis Eilshemius, American, b. Arlington, New Jersey, 1864–1941  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
6 1/2 X 9 IN.
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1883
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.1530
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py22392f429-9f9c-4597-b2f2-18a8bd9c1304
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edanmdm:hmsg_86.1530

Locarno Tondo

Artist:
Fritz Glarner, American, b. Zurich, Switzerland, 1899–1972  Search this
Medium:
Crayon and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
34 1/16 x 25 3/8 in. (86.5 x 64.4 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1966
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.2236
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School:
Geometric Abstraction
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py20ddf2634-d9b0-44d5-baa4-3ecf5c698e00
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.2236

Three Girls

Artist:
Pegeen Guggenheim, American, b. Ouchy, Switzerland, 1926–1967  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and pastel on paper
Dimensions:
19 1/2 x 25 3/4 in. (49.5 x 65.4 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
(n.d.)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.2458
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2e32fa598-7935-4901-a794-a62e51aa32a2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.2458

Nude Girl

Artist:
Pegeen Guggenheim, American, b. Ouchy, Switzerland, 1926–1967  Search this
Medium:
Pastel and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
12 3/4 x 9 7/8 in. (32.3 x 25 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
(n.d.)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.2459
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py217af0645-7bc8-49a0-9c0b-6b6850656c63
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.2459

Siren

Artist:
Lee Krasner, American, b. Brooklyn, New York, 1908–1984  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
51 5/8 × 81 1/8 in. (128.6 × 206.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1966
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.2768
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School:
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2f4615e8c-307b-4ba7-a6d2-4cc891ec4be1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.2768

Study for "The Creation Of The Earth"

Artist:
Fernand Léger, French, b. Argentan, 1881–1955  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and tempera on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
19 1/8 X 24 7/8 IN. (48.5 X 63.1 CM.) ON MOUNT: 21 1/2 X 27 7/8 IN. (54.6 X 70.9 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1923)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.2908
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2f8b0f1d6-93be-4f57-aa20-92cc586f064b
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edanmdm:hmsg_86.2908

Head of a Clown

Artist:
Antoine Pevsner, French, b. Orel, Russia, 1886–1962  Search this
Medium:
Oil and resin on canvas mounted on wood
Dimensions:
23 1/8 X 14 3/8 in. (58.7 X 36.3 cm.) IN ARTIST'S FRAME: 24 X 15 1/2 IN. (61.0 X 38.2 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1921
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.3601
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py267cea199-3a8e-4672-9284-5f2ff1df1cae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.3601

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