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Oral history interview with Gerome Kamrowski, 1976 Jan. 22

Interviewee:
Kamrowski, Gerome L., 1914-2004  Search this
Kamrowski, Gerome L., 1914-2004  Search this
Interviewer:
Barrie, Dennis, 1947-  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Educators -- Michigan -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12223
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212768
AAA_collcode_kamrow76
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212768

Meissen cup and saucer

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
landscape with figures (overall description of decoration)
blue (cup color)
blue (saucer color)
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamels and gold (overall color)
Watteau scenes (overall style)
Measurements:
cup: 2 3/4 in; 6.985 cm
saucer: 6 3/4 in; 17.145 cm
overall cup: 2 5/8 in x 4 in x 3 1/4 in; 6.6675 cm x 10.16 cm x 8.255 cm
overall saucer: 1 7/8 in x 5 1/8 in x 5 3/8 in; 4.7625 cm x 13.0175 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
cup
saucer
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1740-1750
1740-1750
19th century?
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
ID Number:
1987.0896.25ab
Catalog number:
1987.0896.25ab
Accession number:
1987.0896
Collector/donor number:
202
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Domestic Furnishings
Art
The Hans C. Syz Collection
Meissen Porcelain: The Hans Syz Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Meissen cup and saucer

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
blue underglaze (overall color)
purple (cup color)
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamels and gold (overall color)
Watteau scenes and German flowers (overall style)
Measurements:
cup: 2 3/4 in; 6.985 cm
saucer: 4 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in; 12.065 cm x 13.97 cm
overall cup: 2 3/4 in x 3 13/16 in x 2 9/16 in; 6.985 cm x 9.68375 cm x 6.50875 cm
overall saucer: 1 1/4 in x 5 7/16 in x 4 3/4 in; 3.175 cm x 13.81125 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
cup
saucer
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1745
1745
1745?
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
ID Number:
1983.0565.47ab
Catalog number:
1983.0565.47ab
Accession number:
1983.0565
Collector/donor number:
40
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Domestic Furnishings
Art
The Hans C. Syz Collection
Meissen Porcelain: The Hans Syz Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-80e2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Figure of a mourning attendant

Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 58.7 x 19.8 x 19.9 cm (23 1/8 x 7 13/16 x 7 13/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Date:
7th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
funerary  Search this
man  Search this
tomb  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
attendant  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase -- funds provided by the Friends of Asian Arts and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program
Accession Number:
S1996.37
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Horse and Groom, after Li Gonglin

Artist:
Zhao Yong 趙雍 (1291-1361)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 31.5 x 73.5 cm (12 3/8 x 28 15/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1347
Period:
Yuan dynasty
Topic:
horse  Search this
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)  Search this
copy  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1945.32
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Google Cultural Institute
Song and Yuan Dynasty Painting and Calligraphy
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1945.32

After Whistler's Arrangement in Grey and Black: Portrait of the Painter's Mother

Artist:
Henry Wolf (1852-1916)  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 20.1 x 23 cm (7 15/16 x 9 1/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
United States
Date:
1905
Topic:
portrait  Search this
copy  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
mother  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1905.316
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3391d3866-a118-4850-a543-0ee2928fa23d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1905.316

Drawing, Pen and Ink on Paper

Artist:
Irene Dodd  Search this
Medium:
Drawing, Pen and Ink on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W) (Drawing): 63.2 × 50.3cm (2 ft. 7/8 in. × 1 ft. 7 13/16 in.)
2-D - Unframed (H x W) (Overall, Mat): 73.2 × 57.3cm (2 ft. 4 13/16 in. × 1 ft. 10 9/16 in.)
Type:
ART-Drawings
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1973
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19780472000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9740adc80-dd9c-4990-bf26-6452293e1e52
EDAN-URL:
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Amelia Earhart

Artist:
Grace Wells Parkinson  Search this
Medium:
Bust, Amelia Earhart
Dimensions:
3-D: 24.1 x 24.1 x 35.6cm, 10.7kg (9 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 14 in., 23 5/8lb.)
Type:
ART-Sculpture
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1948
Credit Line:
Gift of Amelia Earhart Post 678, American Legion Auxiliary
Inventory Number:
A19500108000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9b0032470-e1e0-4b84-be4f-e8e0aee03838
EDAN-URL:
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Bend Sinister

Artist:
Kenneth Noland, American, b. Asheville, North Carolina, 1924–2010  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
92 1/2 x 162 1/2 in. (235 x 411.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1964)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.3879
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Washington Color School/Formalist Abstraction
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2e29818a2-2a62-419c-8a74-c15c1bbde787
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.3879

Green Night

Artist:
William Baziotes, American, b. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1912–1963  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 1/8 X 48 1/8 IN. (91.7 X 122.2 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1957
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966
Accession Number:
66.406
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2a2bf9428-d436-44d7-b9da-2218fb7bed04
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.406

Mc Sorley's Saturday Night

Artist:
John Sloan, American, b. Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, 1871–1951  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 1/4 X 36 1/4 IN. (76.7 X 92.0 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1929-1945)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4614
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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/py2a191e107-d36f-45e6-81a5-f0aeeae7cf18
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4614

Rain, Rooftops, West 4th Street

Artist:
John Sloan, American, b. Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, 1871–1951  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
20 × 24 in. (50.8 × 61 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1913
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4615
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School:
American Realism (Ashcan School)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2c00fa270-a330-42a5-bb1c-e4a87b18f211
EDAN-URL:
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Number 3, 1949: Tiger

Artist:
Jackson Pollock, American, b. Cody, Wyoming, 1912–1956  Search this
Medium:
Oil, enamel, and cigarette fragment on canvas mounted on fiberboard
Dimensions:
62 x 37 1/4 in. (157.5 x 94.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1949
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Accession Number:
72.235
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py23a0e72b1-1137-4d13-9ff4-b9e2ed8071e2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_72.235

Pagosa Springs

Artist:
Frank Stella, American, b. Malden, Massachusetts, 1936  Search this
Medium:
Copper paint and pencil on canvas
Dimensions:
99 3/8 x 99 1/4 in. (252.3 x 252.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1960)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Accession Number:
72.277
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Formalist Abstraction
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2484bd1bc-0364-4e61-88b2-4e25864fc314
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_72.277

1950-A No. 2

Artist:
Clyfford Still, American, b. Grandin, North Dakota, 1904–1980  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
108 3/4 × 92 in. (276.2 × 233.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1950
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Accession Number:
72.282
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py25304cf35-6320-4d58-8866-12619a1f86da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_72.282

Tropes de Teens

Artist:
Stuart Davis, American, b. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1892–1964  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
45 1/4 X 60 1/4 IN. (114.8 X 153.0 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1956)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966
Accession Number:
66.1164
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
American Abstraction (Mid-Century)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2ddedc8b7-345f-4b23-96d2-77ce205b4c51
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.1164

Rapt at Rappaport's

Artist:
Stuart Davis, American, b. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1892–1964  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
52 x 40 in. (132.8 x 101.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1952
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966
Accession Number:
66.1165
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
American Abstraction (Mid-Century)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2250a1435-9d26-4445-a63f-af94692812da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.1165

Delaware Gap

Artist:
Franz Kline, American, b. Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, 1910–1962  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
78 1/4 × 106 1/8 in. (198.6 × 269.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1958
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2751
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2c6b004db-24c8-4272-85fd-618ade4652a6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2751

Point of Tranquility

Artist:
Morris Louis, American, b. Baltimore, Maryland, 1912–1962  Search this
Medium:
Magna on canvas
Dimensions:
101 3/4 x 135 3/4 in. (258.2 x 344.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1959-1960)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.3111
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Washington Color School
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2b402d6ac-b6d5-4234-99b7-348ccf31177f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.3111

William Mount and Theodorus Bailey

Artist:
William Henry Brown, 1808 - 1883  Search this
Sitter:
William Sidney Mount, 26 Nov 1807 - 19 Nov 1868  Search this
Theodorus Bailey, 1805 - 1877  Search this
Medium:
Positive cut on cardboard
Dimensions:
31.4cm x 22.3cm (12 3/8" x 8 3/4"), Accurate
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
c. 1840-1850
Topic:
William Sidney Mount: Male  Search this
William Sidney Mount: Visual Arts\Artist\Portraitist  Search this
William Sidney Mount: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Genre painter  Search this
William Sidney Mount: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Landscape painter  Search this
William Sidney Mount: Visual Arts\Artist\Still life  Search this
Theodorus Bailey: Male  Search this
Theodorus Bailey: Military\Navy\Officer\Rear Admiral  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Long Island Museum
Object number:
X56.10.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4733a4892-4026-4d54-bcef-0ad4eb29209e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_X56.10.3

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