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Art of the South Pacific islands [by] Paul S. Wingert. A loan exhibition, Sept. 18-Nov. 15, 1953

Author:
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum  Search this
Wingert, Paul S (Paul Stover) 1900-1974  Search this
Physical description:
64 p. illus., plates, maps. 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Oceania
Date:
1953
1953]
Topic:
Art  Search this
Art, Pacific Island  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Call number:
N7410 .D52
N7410.D52
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_141832

Brundage Symposium, 1966: Major correspondents include John Pope; subject matter: Opening of a new wing of the M.H. de Young Memorial Museum for the Avery Brundage Collection of Asian Art was the reason for the symposium on the arts of Asia held in San...

Container:
Box 4 of 23
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 03-018, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Central Files
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Central Files
Central Files / Box 4
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Chinese Art Exhibition, 1961: Correspondents include John Pope (Freer Gallery of Art), John Walker (National Gallery of Art), James Rorimer (The Metropolitan Museum of Art), Perry Rathbone (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston), John Maxon (The Art Institute of...

Container:
Box 4 of 23
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 03-018, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Central Files
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Central Files
Central Files / Box 4
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Oral history interview with Ian McKibbin White, 1987 January 8-12

Interviewee:
White, Ian McKibbin, 1929-  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Subject:
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum  Search this
California Palace of the Legion of Honor  Search this
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Ian McKibbin White, 1987 January 8-12. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Museum directors -- California -- San Francisco -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12205
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215700
AAA_collcode_white87
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_215700
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The Bay Area collects art from Africa, Oceania, and the Americas Thomas K. Seligman, Kathleen Berrin

Title:
Art from Africa, Oceania, and the Americas
Author:
Seligman, Thomas K.,  Search this
Berrin, Kathleen  Search this
Dedicatee:
Bascom, William Russell 1912-1981  Search this
Loran, Clyta 1910-1982  Search this
Organizer:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco  Search this
Host institution:
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum  Search this
Physical description:
112 pages illustrations 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Expositions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
California
San Francisco Bay Area
Californie
San Francisco, Région de la baie de
Date:
1982
Topic:
Indigenous art--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art autochtone--Collectionneurs et collections  Search this
Call number:
N5311 .S46
N5311.S46
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_163957

Oral history interview with Ian McKibbin White

Interviewee:
White, Ian McKibbin, 1929-  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Names:
California Palace of the Legion of Honor  Search this
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco  Search this
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum  Search this
Extent:
79 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1987 January 8-12
Scope and Contents:
An interview of retiring director of Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco Ian McKibbin White conducted 1987 January 8-12, by Paul J. Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.
Mr. White discusses the merger of the California Palace of the Legion of Honor and M. H. De Young Memorial Museum and other highlights of his 24-year tenure as director of the Fine Art Museums of San Francisco.
Biographical / Historical:
Ian McKibbin White (1929- ) is a museum director from California.
General:
Originally recorded on 4 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 59 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1959 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators. Funding for this interview was provided by TRIPTYCH magazine of Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Occupation:
Arts administrators -- California -- San Francisco -- Interviews  Search this
Topic:
Museum directors -- California -- San Francisco -- Interviews  Search this
Function:
Art museums -- California -- San Francisco
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.white87
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9aba3ec8f-9bf5-4366-93ee-58a8e648e6a4
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-white87
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Two pages. Page 1: List of South Sea Island art received from Eliot Elisofon, and given to the M.H. de Young Memorial Museum in San Francisco, and dated August 11, 1953. Page 2: List of same objects listed on page #1 but this list is dated December 4, ...

Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Container:
Box 14, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1953
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
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Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Manuscript Materials / Z-6: Donations of African Art and Photography
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo788aaadf7-6633-4bd5-85cd-3aaf88f1775e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref41627

Thomas H. Garver research material on Bruce Conner and George Tooker

Creator:
Garver, Thomas H.  Search this
Names:
Conner, Bruce, 1933-2008  Search this
Tooker, George, 1920-2011  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
1973-1974
Scope and Contents:
Five cassettes (60 min. each) of an interview of Connor conducted by Garver, Jan. 10 and April 17, 1974, accompanied by 80 slides of Connor's work (referenced by number during the interview). The Tooker material consists of three cassettes (90 min. each) of an interview conducted with Tooker, Sept. 11, 1973.
Biographical / Historical:
Curator; San Francisco, Calif. Conner is a filmmaker and printmaker; Tooker is a painter and printmaker.
Provenance:
Donated 1974 by Thomas H. Garver, who compiled the material in preparation for exhibitions of paintings by George Tooker, July -Sept. 1974, at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, and of drawings by Bruce Conner, October 1974-January 1975, at the M.H. de Young Memorial Museum, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Topic:
Artists -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Art, American -- California  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.garvthom
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97a0a7809-152c-4fe7-b61e-ca944d18fd6a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-garvthom

Head (Elegy)

Artist:
Barbara Hepworth, British, b. Wakefield, England, 1903–1975  Search this
Medium:
Mahogany and string
Dimensions:
17 × 10 1/2 × 8 in. (43.3 × 26.7 × 20.2 cm) on base: 1 1/2 in. (3.6 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1952)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2438
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
British Modernist Sculpture
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2aa36f0aa-49ce-4ae8-b67b-e1e0832a1393
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2438

Torso I (Ulysses)

Artist:
Barbara Hepworth, British, b. Wakefield, England, 1903–1975  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
51 1/4 x 31 7/8 x 21 5/8in. (130.2 x 81 x 54.9cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1958
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2443
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
British Modernist Sculpture
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py29ba2291c-1767-4b7f-81c4-34e9e33b09ff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2443

Head of a Girl with Slender Neck

Artist:
Wilhelm Lehmbruck, German, b. Duisburg, 1881–1919  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
16 1/8 X 11 3/8 X 7 1/4 IN. (41.0 X 28.8 X 18.4 CM.) WT: 19 LB. (8.6 KG.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1913-1914) (cast early 1950s)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2994
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
German Expressionism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py28b2cc988-d4f4-46fa-8688-0f478f89ae17
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2994

Carmine Theater

Artist:
John Sloan, American, b. Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, 1871–1951  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
26 1/8 X 32 IN. (66.1 X 81.2 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1912
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4616
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
American Realism (Ashcan School)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py23cde1a38-d73c-4602-ad2e-560863059c4e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4616

The New Blue Dress

Artist:
John Sloan, American, b. Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, 1871–1951  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
24 X 19 15/16 IN. (60.9 X 50.7 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1913
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4618
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
American Realism (Ashcan School)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2ace5f1dd-afa8-4761-b7c3-218018beca07
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4618

Triptych

Artist:
Bruce Conner, American, b. McPherson, Kansas, 1933–2008  Search this
Medium:
Mixed media on fiberboard
Dimensions:
48 1/4 x 111 7/8 in. (122.6 x 284.2 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
1964
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase, 1987
Accession Number:
87.17
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Pop Art (West Coast)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py24cd27670-4608-48b0-8120-14eacbf47980
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_87.17

Judy Chicago in the making Claudia Schmuckli, with Jenni Sorkin and Janna Keegan

Title:
Judy Chicago in the making
Author:
Schmuckli, Claudia  Search this
Sorkin, Jenni  Search this
Keegan, Janna  Search this
Author:
Container of (work): Chicago, Judy 1939- Works Selections  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Campbell, Thomas P (Thomas Patrick) 1962-  Search this
Publisher:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco  Search this
Host institution:
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum  Search this
Subject:
Chicago, Judy 1939-  Search this
Physical description:
283 pages illustrations (chiefly color) 27 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Catalogues d'exposition
Date:
2021
Topic:
ART / General  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1156071

African and ancient Mexican art : the Loran Collection [exhibited at the M. H. de Young Memorial Museum, October 12, 1974-January 12, 1975 : catalogue] / by Erle Loran ... [et al.]

Author:
Loran, Erle 1905-1999  Search this
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco  Search this
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum  Search this
Subject:
Loran, Erle 1905- Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
95 p., [3] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Mexico
Date:
1974
C1974
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Art, West African  Search this
Indian art  Search this
Call number:
N7398 .A34X
N7398.A34X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_63172

Photographic History Collection: Margrethe Mather

Maker:
Mather, Margrethe  Search this
Object Name:
Margrethe Mather collection
Date made:
1920-1922
Subject:
Portraits  Search this
Medicine  Search this
ID Number:
COLL.PHOTOS.000010
Accession number:
69546
Catalog number:
3620-3624
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Magarethe Mather Collection
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-f3c5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1316619

"Masterpieces from Five Centuries"

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
National Collection of Fine Arts  Search this
National Museum of American Art (U.S.)  Search this
M.H. De Young Memorial Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exhibit
Date:
1956
Topic:
Masterpieces from Five Centuries (Exhibition)  Search this
Art--Exhibitions  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Traveling exhibitions  Search this
Standard number:
94-8298
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_9473

Bracelet

Maker:
Yoruba artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9.9 x 9.5 x 9.7 cm (3 7/8 x 3 3/4 x 3 13/16 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Ijebu region, Nigeria
Date:
18th-19th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
composite animal  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Charlton E. Williams
Object number:
2002-14-16
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys71cbc8edc-bcbe-4293-b9cf-32df31a364df
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-14-16
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Staff

Object Name:
oshe Shango
Maker:
Yoruba artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, indigo, glass beads
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 41.4 x 9 x 11.9 cm (16 5/16 x 3 9/16 x 4 11/16 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Late 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
mother and child  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchased with funds provided by the Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program
Object number:
88-1-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
Visionary: Viewpoints on Africa's Arts
On View:
NMAfA, Second Level Gallery (2193)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys75f4353ef-5b2e-4214-b913-b8c337bb48a6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_88-1-1
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