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William F. Buckley, Jr.

Artist:
Benedict J. Fernandez, 29 Apr 1936 - 31 Jan 2021  Search this
Sitter:
William Frank Buckley, Jr., 24 Nov 1925 - 27 Feb 2008  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 32.7 × 22.5 cm (12 7/8 × 8 7/8")
Sheet: 35.6 × 27.9 cm (14 × 11")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.7 cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1978
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigar  Search this
Interior\Office  Search this
Nature & Environment\Smoke  Search this
William Frank Buckley, Jr.: Male  Search this
William Frank Buckley, Jr.: Literature\Writer  Search this
William Frank Buckley, Jr.: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
William Frank Buckley, Jr.: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
William Frank Buckley, Jr.: Communications\Journalist\Columnist  Search this
William Frank Buckley, Jr.: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
William Frank Buckley, Jr.: Society and Social Change\Founder  Search this
William Frank Buckley, Jr.: Communications\Broadcast Journalist\Commentator  Search this
William Frank Buckley, Jr.: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.80.174
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Benedict J. Fernandez
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45ba7c3c5-6f01-417f-bdf8-8a9feb88feb3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.174

Harpsichord Recital at Count Rumford's, Concord, New Hampshire

Possible attribution:
Benjamin Thompson, 26 Mar 1753 - 21 Aug 1814  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Thompson, 26 Mar 1753 - 21 Aug 1814  Search this
Unidentified Group  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on laid paper
Dimensions:
18.7cm x 26.3cm (7 3/8" x 10 3/8"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1800
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Rug  Search this
Architecture\Door  Search this
Architecture\Fireplace  Search this
Music\Sheet music  Search this
Benjamin Thompson: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Benjamin Thompson: Male  Search this
Benjamin Thompson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Benjamin Thompson: Science and Technology\Scientist\Physicist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Gallery of Art
Object number:
1971.83.34 (B-25,661)
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/sm4ce396940-8c7a-4542-b88f-0f2ac5d8607c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1971.83.34__B-25_661_

The air balloon set to music by George Chard, one of the choiristers of St. Paul's Cathedral, and inserted at the particular request of several correspondents

Title:
Have invented the air balloon
Tho' miracles cease, yet wonders increase
Author:
Chard, G. W (George William) 1765-1849  Search this
Oakman, John 1748?-1793  Search this
Bella C. Landauer Collection of Aeronautical Sheet Music (Smithsonian Institution. Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 pages of music 27 cm
Type:
Songs and music
Sheet music
Place:
England
Date:
1784
To 1901
1780-1790
Topic:
Balloons  Search this
Flight  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Songs with harpsichord  Search this
Songs with piano  Search this
British  Search this
Call number:
M1 .B4
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_982130

The balloon a favorite song sung by Mr. Arrowsmith at Vauxhall Gardens ; the words by Mr. Pillon ; composed by Mr. Arne

Title:
Ye high and low flyers of all ranks attend
Author:
Arne, Michael 1741?-1786  Search this
Arrowsmith, Daniel fl. 1783-1794  Search this
Pilon, Frederick 1750-1788  Search this
Bella C. Landauer Collection of Aeronautical Sheet Music (Smithsonian Institution. Libraries) DSI  Search this
Vauxhall Gardens (London, England)  Search this
Physical description:
1 condensed score and part (4 pages) 32 cm
Type:
Songs and music
Advertisements
Sheet music
Place:
England
Vauxhall Gardens (London, England)
London
Vauxhall Gardens
Date:
1785
To 1901
1780-1790
Topic:
Balloons  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Songs with instrumental ensemble  Search this
British  Search this
Call number:
M1 .B4
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_982662

The Harpsichord and its repertoire : proceedings of the International Harpsichord Symposium, Utrecht, 1990 / edited by Pieter Dirksen

Author:
Dirksen, Pieter  Search this
International Harpsichord Symposium (1990 : Utrecht, Netherlands)  Search this
Subject:
Bach, Johann Sebastian 1685-1750 Instrumental music  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 275 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1992
Topic:
Harpsichord--Construction  Search this
Harpsichord music--History and criticism  Search this
Call number:
ML265 .H29 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_457189

La Facture de clavecin du XVe au XVIIIe siècle : actes du colloque international de Louvain, 1976 / publiés par Philippe Mercier

Author:
Mercier, Philippe  Search this
Kaufmann, Martin-Knud  Search this
Physical description:
231 p., [5] folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1980
Topic:
Harpsichord--Construction  Search this
Call number:
ML652.F18X 1980
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_280840

Colloquium Ruckers klavecimbels en copieën : universele instrumenten voor de interpretatie van de muziek uit Rubens tijd / gepubliceerd door J. Lambrechts-Douillez ; Antwerpen Museum Vleeshuis, 30 september-2 oktober 1977

Author:
Lambrechts-Douillez, J  Search this
Antwerp Vleehuis  Search this
Ruckers Genootschap (Antwerp, Belgium)  Search this
Physical description:
130 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1978
1977
Topic:
Harpsichord  Search this
Call number:
ML651 .C714 1977
ML651.C714 1977
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_125057

Bach / David Schulenberg

Author:
Schulenberg, David  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (413 pages) : illustrations, maps
Type:
Biography
Electronic books
Biographies
Place:
Germany
Date:
2020
Topic:
Composers  Search this
Call number:
ML410.B1 S273 2020 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1148653

Erard : a passion for the piano / Robert Adelson

Author:
Adelson, Robert 1967-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xii, 238 pages) : illustrations
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
History
Place:
France
Date:
2021
18th century
19th century
Topic:
Piano--History  Search this
Piano--Construction--History  Search this
Erard piano  Search this
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
Piano--Construction  Search this
Call number:
ML694 .A44 2021 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1148741

Scott Odell Restoring Harpsichord

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Musical History  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
1967
Topic:
Odell, Jay Scott  Search this
Restoration  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Conservation  Search this
Harpsichord  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Standard number:
94-1529
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8709

Harpsichord Action

Maker:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 10 3/4 in x 7 1/4 in x 25 1/4 in; 27.305 cm x 18.415 cm x 64.135 cm
overall: 10 3/4 in x 7 1/4 in x 25 1/4 in; 27.305 cm x 18.415 cm x 64.135 cm
Object Name:
Keyboard / accessory
model
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
2001
ID Number:
2002.3016.01
Nonaccession number:
2002.3016
Catalog number:
2002.3016.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-6093-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_905997
Online Media:

Rock-Si-Chord Electronic Keyboard

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 35 3/4 in x 36 1/2 in x 23 1/4 in; 90.805 cm x 92.71 cm x 59.055 cm
Object Name:
keyboard
Place made:
United States: North Carolina, Rocky Mount
Date made:
ca 1968
Credit Line:
Gift of Ronald L. Clairmont
ID Number:
1987.0123.02
Accession number:
1987.0123
Catalog number:
1987.0123.02
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Electronic Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4c59-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606729
Online Media:

Action Model Harpsichord

Object Name:
Model
ID Number:
1984.3012.04
Nonaccession number:
1984.3012
Catalog number:
1984.3012.04
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-50d2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607145

Zumpe and Buntebart Square Piano

Maker:
Johannes Zumpe et Buntebart  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1770
Credit Line:
Made available through the Cooper Union Museum
ID Number:
MI.60.1390
Accession number:
227687
Catalog number:
60.1390
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Music & Musical Instruments
Pianos
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-72f1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_609329
Online Media:

Marshall Violin

Maker:
Marshall, John  Search this
Physical Description:
spruce (table material)
maple (back material)
Measurements:
overall: 24 in x 8 1/2 in x 4 in; 60.96 cm x 21.59 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
violin
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1759
Related Publication:
Music From the Age of Jefferson
Six Sonatas for Violin and Harpsichord, BWV 1014-1019
Two Sonatas for Violin and Continuo, BWV 1021 & BWV 1023
ID Number:
MI.68.02
Catalog number:
68.02
Accession number:
274966
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Violins
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-16b7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605507

Norman Bass Viola da gamba

Physical Description:
spruce (overall material)
maple (overall material)
Measurements:
overall:: 50 in x 14 7/8 in x 9 in; 127 cm x 37.7825 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
viola da gamba
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1718
ID Number:
MI.65.1412
Accession number:
259387
Catalog number:
65.1412
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-350d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605596

Broadwood & Son Square Piano

Maker:
John Broadwood & Son  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1809-1811
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.315668
Catalog number:
315668
Accession number:
58488
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Music & Musical Instruments
Pianos
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4418-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605838
Online Media:

Broadwood & Son Upright Piano

Maker:
John Broadwood & Son  Search this
Physical Description:
wood, silk (case: material)
wood, iron (frame material)
leather (hammers: material)
unknown (strings: material)
Measurements:
overall: 260 cm x 113.3 cm x 55.6 cm; 102 3/8 in x 44 5/8 in x 21 7/8 in
overall: 80 in x 46 in x 22 in; 203.2 cm x 116.84 cm x 55.88 cm
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1814-1816
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.303529
Catalog number:
303529
Accession number:
62559
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Pianos
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3280-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605840

Ganer Square Piano

Maker:
Ganer, Christopher  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1780-1785
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.315663
Catalog number:
315663
Accession number:
58488
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Music & Musical Instruments
Pianos
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4772-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605869
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Gray Square Piano

Maker:
Robert & William Gray  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1792-1798
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.315666
Catalog number:
315666
Accession number:
58488
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Pianos
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4892-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605875
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