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Unidentified G.I. holding a painting of the Madonna and child, at Altaussee, Austria

Photographer:
Howe, Thomas Carr, 1904-1994  Search this
Subject:
Allied Forces. Supreme Headquarters. Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives Section  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Altaussee, Austria
Date:
1945
Citation:
Thomas Carr Howe. Unidentified G.I. holding a painting of the Madonna and child, at Altaussee, Austria, 1945. Thomas Carr Howe papers, 1932-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art and war  Search this
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15152
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Thomas Carr Howe papers, 1932-1984
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_15152
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Isabella Stewart Gardner papers

Creator:
Gardner, Isabella Stewart, 1840-1924  Search this
Names:
Duveen Brothers  Search this
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum  Search this
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston  Search this
Berenson, Bernard, 1865-1959  Search this
Extent:
40 Microfilm reels
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
1760-1956
Scope and Contents:
Letters, business records, diary, and photographs.
REEL 380-413: Primarily correspondence, mostly Gardner's own, but including family correspondence and Gardner Museum correspondence.
REELS 631-632: Personal papers of Gardner and some records of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum including dealers' files containing invoices, notes, cancelled checks, and letters; a record book, "Prices Paid for Paintings," 1917; a record book, "Prices Paid for Works of Art"; 118 installation photographs of the museum as arranged by Gardner, 1924; a diary kept in Egypt, 1874, with sketches; a diary kept in Shanghai and India, 1883-1884; "Directions for my funeral," 1912; and "Suggestions for Running a Museum," 1913.
REELS 696-698: Letters from Bernard Berenson to Gardner, 1887-1924. Letters contain references to literary topics, Berenson's impressions of Europe, various paintings and artists, advice to Gardner on the purchase of paintings and information on their sale.
REEL 846: Checklist of Gardner's letters to Bernard and Mary Berenson, 1894-1924; typescripts of personal and official correspondence (originals found on AAA microfilm reels 696-698), 1887-1924.
Biographical / Historical:
Isabella Stewart Gardner was an art patron, collector, and museum founder in Boston, Mass. Immediately after graduation from Harvard, Bernard Berenson was hired by Gardner to travel throughout Italy collecting Italian Renaissance art for her recreated Venetian palazzo in Boston. She established her palazzo as a museum of fine European art with stipulations that after her death none of the exhibited works was to be moved or rearranged, but left as she had designed during her lifetime.
Provenance:
Microfilm lent by Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum for duplicating, 1972-1975.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Art patrons -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Art, Renaissance -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Art, Italian -- Italy -- Venice  Search this
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Sculpture, Renaissance  Search this
Function:
Art museums -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Identifier:
AAA.gardisab
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Isabella Stewart Gardner papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw92b22555a-93d8-4bb4-84dc-7a55d64712db
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-gardisab

Isabella Stewart Gardner papers, 1760-1956

Creator:
Gardner, Isabella Stewart, 1840-1924  Search this
Subject:
Berenson, Bernard  Search this
Duveen Brothers  Search this
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston  Search this
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum  Search this
Citation:
Isabella Stewart Gardner papers, 1760-1956. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Art, Renaissance -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Art, Italian -- Italy -- Venice  Search this
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Sculpture, Renaissance  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Art Market  Search this
Art Collectors  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8959
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211146
AAA_collcode_gardisab
Theme:
Diaries
Art Market
Art Collectors
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211146

Reproduction of Piero di Cosimo's circa 1490 painting Vulcan and Aeolus as teachers of mankind

Creator:
Schaeffer Galleries (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Subject:
Di Cosimo, Piero  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1938?
Citation:
Schaeffer Galleries (New York, N.Y.). Reproduction of Piero di Cosimo's circa 1490 painting Vulcan and Aeolus as teachers of mankind, 1938?. Schaeffer Galleries records, circa 1921-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16748
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Schaeffer Galleries records, circa 1921-1982, bulk 1935-1950
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_16748
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In the light of Caravaggio : [catalogue of an exhibition]

Author:
Trafalgar Galleries  Search this
Subject:
Caravaggio, Michelangelo Merisi da 1573-1610 Influence  Search this
Physical description:
61 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1976
Topic:
Mannerism (Art)  Search this
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Call number:
ND172.M3C64 1976X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_94878

Italian panel painting of the early Renaissance in the collection of the Los Angeles Museum of Art / Susan L. Caroselli ; with contributions by Joseph Fronek and members of the Conservation Center

Author:
Los Angeles County Museum of Art  Search this
Caroselli, Susan L. 1947-  Search this
Fronek, Joseph  Search this
Subject:
Los Angeles County Museum of Art  Search this
Physical description:
136 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Italy
California
Los Angeles
Date:
1994
C1994
Topic:
Panel painting, Renaissance  Search this
Panel painting, Renaissance--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Panel painting, Italian  Search this
Panel painting, Italian--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Panel painting  Search this
Call number:
ND615 .L87 1994
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_480500

Schweizer malerei und zeichnung im 15. und 16. jahrhundert; einführung von Georg Schmidt, erläuterungen zu den bildern von Anna Maria Cetto

Author:
Schmidt, Georg 1896-1965  Search this
Cetto, Anna Maria 1898-1991  Search this
Physical description:
1 preliminary leaf, [5]-51, iii-xxxviii, [2] pages. 1 mounted illustration, 86 plates (14 mounted, color) on 50 leaves. 33 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1940
[1940]
Topic:
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Drawing, Renaissance  Search this
Painting, Swiss  Search this
Drawing, Swiss  Search this
Christian art and symbolism  Search this
Call number:
ND845 .S35 1940X
ND845.S35 1940X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_408532

I Leonardeschi ai raggi x / Mostra a cura della Direzione civiche raccolte d'arte. Milano, Castello Sforzesco, 23 novembre-31 dicembre 1972

Title:
Capolavori d'arte lombarda
Author:
Milan Direzione civiche raccolte d'arte  Search this
Milan (Italy) Ripartizione Cultura, turismo, spettacolo  Search this
Subject:
Leonardo da Vinci 1452-1519  Search this
Physical description:
[22], 227 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Lombardy
Date:
1972
Topic:
Painting--Radiography  Search this
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Call number:
ND619.L7 L46X
ND619.L7L46X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_37381

The golden century of Venetian painting / Terisio Pignatti ; Kenneth Donahue, editor

Author:
Pignatti, Terisio 1920-  Search this
Donahue, Kenneth  Search this
Los Angeles County Museum of Art  Search this
Physical description:
173 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Italy
Venice
Date:
1979
Topic:
Painting, Italian  Search this
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Call number:
ND621.V5 P49 1979bX
ND621.V5P49 1979bX
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_123047

Berenson and the connoisseurship of Italian painting : a handbook to the exhibition / David Alan Brown

Author:
Brown, David Alan 1942-  Search this
National Gallery of Art (U.S.)  Search this
Subject:
Berenson, Bernard 1865-1959  Search this
Physical description:
69 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Italy
Date:
1979
Topic:
Painting, Italian  Search this
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Painting--Expertising  Search this
Painting--Attribution  Search this
Call number:
N7483.B48 B8
N7483.B48B8
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_116453

Reproduction of Botticelli's painting The birth of Venus

Type:
Printed Materials
Date:
circa 1988-2001
Citation:
Reproduction of Botticelli's painting The birth of Venus, circa 1988-2001. William E. L. Bunn papers, 1863-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18263
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William E. L. Bunn papers, 1863-2009
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_18263

Reproduction of the Master of Cappenberg's painting Adoration of the Magi

Type:
Photographs
Date:
circa 1945
Citation:
Reproduction of the Master of Cappenberg's painting Adoration of the Magi, circa 1945. Thomas Carr Howe papers, 1932-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Christian art and symbolism  Search this
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16203
See more items in:
Thomas Carr Howe papers, 1932-1984
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_16203
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Pop-Up Exhibition Brings Masterpieces From London's National Gallery Outdoors

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 13 Aug 2021 10:30:00 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_80f40ceb766a4223905c510ac6c6a369

Altdeutsche Malerei und Plastik / Ehem. Staatliche Museen Berlin

Author:
Museum Dahlem  Search this
Physical description:
23 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
Germany
Date:
1954
15th century
16th century
Topic:
Painting, German  Search this
Sculpture, German  Search this
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Sculpture, Renaissance  Search this
Call number:
ND565 .A48 1954
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_827594

The English Renaissance miniature / Roy Strong

Author:
Strong, Roy  Search this
Physical description:
208 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
England
Date:
1983
C1983
Topic:
Portrait miniatures, English  Search this
Miniature painting, Renaissance  Search this
Portraits, British  Search this
Call number:
N7616 .S92
N7616.S92
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_178198

Altdeutsche Malerei : die Tafelbilder und Altäre des 14. bis 16. Jahrhunderts in der Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister und im Hessichen Landesmuseum Kassel / Anja Schneckenburger-Broschek ; [Herausgeber, Staatliche Museen Kassel]

Author:
Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister (Staatliche Museen Kassel)  Search this
Schneckenburger-Broschek, Anja  Search this
Staatliche Museen Kassel  Search this
Hessisches Landesmuseum (Kassel, Germany)  Search this
Subject:
Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister (Staatliche Museen Kassel) Catalogs  Search this
Physical description:
326 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
Germany
Kassel
Date:
1997
C1997
Topic:
Painting, German  Search this
Painting, Gothic--Catalogs  Search this
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Painting  Search this
Call number:
ND565 .G46 1997X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_549849

Real birds in imagined gardens : Mughal painting between Persia and Europe / Kavita Singh

Author:
Singh, Kavita  Search this
Issuing body:
Getty Research Institute  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 107 pages ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
India
Europe
Date:
2017
Topic:
Painting, Mogul Empire--History  Search this
Islamic painting--History  Search this
Painting, Renaissance--Influence  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1074969

The legacy of Leonardo : Italian Renaissance paintings from Leningrad / by Everett Fahy

Author:
Fahy, Everett  Search this
Gosudarstvennyĭ Ėrmitazh (Russia)  Search this
National Gallery of Art (U.S.)  Search this
Los Angeles County Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Leonardo da Vinci 1452-1519 Influence  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 118 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Russia (Federation)
Saint Petersburg
Italy
Date:
1979
Topic:
Painting, Italian--Exhibitions  Search this
Painting, Italian  Search this
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Painters  Search this
Call number:
ND615 .F15
ND615.F15
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_124152

Masterworks from the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, the State Art Museum of Florida : loan exhibition : Wildenstein Galleries ... April 1-May 8, 1981, the Tampa Museum ... June 14-September 6, 1981 / summary catalogue and introduction by Denys Sutton

Author:
John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art  Search this
Sutton, Denys  Search this
Wildenstein and Company (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Tampa Museum  Search this
Subject:
John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art  Search this
Physical description:
78 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1981
C1981
17th century
18th century
Topic:
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Painting, Modern  Search this
Call number:
ND170 .J64 1981X
ND170.J64 1981X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_144499

Masterworks from Munich : sixteenth- to eighteenth-century paintings from the Alte Pinakothek / Beverly Louise Brown, Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr

Author:
Brown, Beverly Louise 1948-  Search this
Wheelock, Arthur K  Search this
Alte Pinakothek (Munich, Germany)  Search this
National Gallery of Art (U.S.)  Search this
Cincinnati Art Museum  Search this
Subject:
Alte Pinakothek (Munich, Germany) Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
229 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1988
C1988
Topic:
Painting, Renaissance  Search this
Painting, Baroque  Search this
Painting, Rococo  Search this
Call number:
ND160.B78 1988X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_351033

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