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Lester Young

Artist:
Herman Leonard, 1923 - 2010  Search this
Sitter:
Lester Willis Young, 27 Aug 1909 - 15 Mar 1959  Search this
Medium:
Selenium-toned gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 32 × 30.5cm (12 5/8 × 12")
Sheet: 50.5 × 40.6cm (19 7/8 × 16")
Frame: 71.8 × 56.5 × 3.8 cm (28 1/4 × 22 1/4 × 1 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1948 (printed 1998)
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Container\Bottle  Search this
Music\Sheet music  Search this
Commemorative  Search this
Lester Willis Young: Male  Search this
Lester Willis Young: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Saxophonist  Search this
Lester Willis Young: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz musician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2014.111.30
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Herman Leonard Photography LLC
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42a940f57-15fd-47cf-94eb-fda0cede9173
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2014.111.30

Battle of La Hogue

Alternate Title:
George Rooke; James II; William Williams, Sr.; Joseph Wharton, Jr.; Unidentified Group
Artist:
Benjamin West, 10 Oct 1738 - 11 Mar 1820  Search this
Sitter:
George Rooke, 1650 - 1709  Search this
King James II of England, 1633 - 1701  Search this
William Williams, Sr., 1727 - 27 Apr 1791  Search this
Joseph Wharton Jr., active c. 1778  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (estimate): 152.7 × 214cm (60 1/8 × 84 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1778
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior\Waterscape\Seascape  Search this
Vehicle\Ship  Search this
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Exterior\Sky  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Exterior\Ship  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Vehicle\Boat  Search this
Artwork\Painting\Battle  Search this
King James II of England: Male  Search this
King James II of England: Rulers and Aristocracy\King\England  Search this
William Williams, Sr.: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
William Williams, Sr.: Male  Search this
William Williams, Sr.: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
William Williams, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
George Rooke: Male  Search this
George Rooke: Military and Intelligence\Navy\Officer\Rear Admiral  Search this
Joseph Wharton Jr.: Male  Search this
Joseph Wharton Jr.: Visual Arts\Artist's model  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Gallery of Art
Object number:
1959.8.1 NGA
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/sm4024fec79-b634-464e-aeb6-b2ce670aa571
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1959.8.1_NGA

Arturo Toscanini and Unidentified Group

Artist:
Zdzislaw Czermanski, 1900 - 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Arturo Toscanini, 25 Mar 1867 - 16 Jan 1957  Search this
Medium:
Gouache on paper
Dimensions:
75.5cm x 54.6cm (29 3/4" x 21 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1925-69
Topic:
Arturo Toscanini: Male  Search this
Arturo Toscanini: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Conductor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Harry Ransom Center
Object number:
70.67.47
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/sm4d3086ffd-52cb-4a46-94f2-c9a7a90f9943
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_70.67.47

Arkansas Traveler

Artist:
M. L. Rogers  Search this
Copy after:
Edward Payson Washburn, 1831 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Sanford C. Faulkner, 1803 - 1874  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 92.8 x 121.0 cm (36 9/16 x 47 5/8" ), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1906
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape\Rural  Search this
Sanford C. Faulkner: Male  Search this
Sanford C. Faulkner: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Arkansas History Commission
Object number:
AR010020
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/sm48dc84902-7c92-4b8d-9d52-e96e55f12c80
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AR010020

Battle of La Hogue

Alternate Title:
George Rooke; James II; William Williams, Sr.; Joseph Wharton, Jr.; Unidentified Group
Artist:
Benjamin West, 10 Oct 1738 - 11 Mar 1820  Search this
Sitter:
George Rooke, 1650 - 1709  Search this
King James II of England, 1633 - 1701  Search this
William Williams, Sr., 1727 - 27 Apr 1791  Search this
Joseph Wharton Jr., active c. 1778  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (estimate): 164.5 × 244.5cm (64 3/4 × 96 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1778, retouched 1806
Topic:
Exterior\Waterscape\Seascape  Search this
Vehicle\Ship  Search this
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Vehicle\Boat  Search this
King James II of England: Male  Search this
King James II of England: Rulers and Aristocracy\King\England  Search this
William Williams, Sr.: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
William Williams, Sr.: Male  Search this
William Williams, Sr.: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
William Williams, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
George Rooke: Male  Search this
George Rooke: Military and Intelligence\Navy\Officer\Rear Admiral  Search this
Joseph Wharton Jr.: Male  Search this
Joseph Wharton Jr.: Visual Arts\Artist's model  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Yale Center for British Art
Object number:
B2009.2
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/sm44f6c6bfe-0c06-4426-8dc6-7d1adb0e1d5a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_B2009.2

On stage, from the wings, The Steve Allen Show, NYC

Artist:
Alfred Wertheimer, 16 Nov 1929 - 19 Oct 2014  Search this
Printer:
David Adamson  Search this
Sitter:
Elvis Aron Presley, 8 Jan 1935 - 16 Aug 1977  Search this
Steve Allen, 26 Dec 1921 - 30 Oct 2000  Search this
Medium:
Pigment print
Dimensions:
Image: 106.7 x 73.7cm (42 x 29")
Sheet: 116.8 x 83.8cm (46 x 33")
Frame: 123.2 x 90.8cm (48 1/2 x 35 3/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
June 29,1956
Topic:
Interior\Performing Arts\Theatrical\Stage  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Guitar  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Drum  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Bass  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Spot Light  Search this
Home Furnishings\Television  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Male  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Guitarist  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Rock singer  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Military and Intelligence\Army  Search this
Steve Allen: Male  Search this
Steve Allen: Literature\Writer  Search this
Steve Allen: Performing Arts  Search this
Steve Allen: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Steve Allen: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Steve Allen: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Steve Allen: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Steve Allen: Performing Arts\Performer\Television personality  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Govinda Gallery
Object number:
EXH.PR.25
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Alfred Wertheimer. All rights reserved.
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49f952dbf-e372-4c3f-bd67-372058e344bb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_EXH.PR.25

Starburst

Artist:
Alfred Wertheimer, 16 Nov 1929 - 19 Oct 2014  Search this
Printer:
David Adamson  Search this
Sitter:
Elvis Aron Presley, 8 Jan 1935 - 16 Aug 1977  Search this
Medium:
Pigment print
Dimensions:
Image: 142.2 x 98.1cm (56 x 38 5/8")
Sheet: 152.4 x 101.6cm (60 x 40")
Frame: 159.4 x 114.6cm (62 3/4 x 45 1/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
July 4, 1956
Topic:
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Bass  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Spot Light  Search this
Interior\Performing Arts\Concert hall  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Male  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Guitarist  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Rock singer  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Military and Intelligence\Army  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Govinda Gallery
Object number:
EXH.PR.56
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Alfred Wertheimer. All rights reserved.
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4109bc2aa-ee66-4c74-b4e2-19d49913f2e8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_EXH.PR.56

Josephine Baker

Artist:
Paul Colin, 27 Jun 1892 - 17 Aug 1985  Search this
Sitter:
Josephine Baker, 3 Jun 1906 - 12 Apr 1975  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph with pochoir coloring on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 41.8 × 27.7 cm (16 7/16 × 10 7/8")
Sheet: 47 × 31.8 cm (18 1/2 × 12 1/2")
Frame: 57.6 × 43.6 × 1.4 cm (22 11/16 × 17 3/16 × 9/16")
Type:
Print
Place:
France\Île-de-France\Ville de Paris, Départment de\Paris
Date:
1927
Topic:
Food\Fruit  Search this
Josephine Baker: Female  Search this
Josephine Baker: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Josephine Baker: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Josephine Baker: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Josephine Baker: Legion of Honor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; bequest of Jean-Claude Baker
Object number:
NPG.2016.48
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4725110eb-da47-4a38-917f-bce124ab8288
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2016.48
Online Media:

Le Tumulte Noir/Dancer in Pink on Piano

Artist:
Paul Colin, 27 Jun 1892 - 17 Aug 1985  Search this
Sitter:
Josephine Baker, 3 Jun 1906 - 12 Apr 1975  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph with pochoir coloring on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 47.2cm x 31.9cm (18 9/16" x 12 9/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1927
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Interior\Nightclub  Search this
Poster  Search this
Josephine Baker: Female  Search this
Josephine Baker: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Josephine Baker: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Josephine Baker: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Josephine Baker: Legion of Honor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.91.199.3A
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1997 Estate of Paul Colin / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f84f0c4b-80cc-49eb-90ed-da225c3f1e86
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.91.199.3A

Portrait of Fyodor Chaliapin

Alternate Title:
Portrait of Feodor Ivanovich Chaliapin
Artist:
Boris Kustodiev, 1878 - 1927  Search this
Sitter:
Feodor Ivanovich Chaliapin, 13 Feb 1873 - 12 Apr 1938  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 99 × 80cm (39 × 31 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1922
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Cap  Search this
Architecture\Building\Church  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Exterior\Sky  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Dog  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Exterior\Cityscape  Search this
Sign  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Scarf  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Fur  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Toy\Balloon  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick  Search this
Feodor Ivanovich Chaliapin: Male  Search this
Feodor Ivanovich Chaliapin: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera singer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: State Russian Museum
Object number:
RU010032
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/sm4b97db1e3-43a7-43e2-9460-127854f6f85e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_RU010032

Love is the Message, The Message is Death

Artist:
Arthur Jafa, born Tupelo, MS 1960  Search this
Sitter:
Jr. Martin Luther King  Search this
Medium:
single-channel high-definition digital video, color, sound; 07:25 minutes
Type:
Media Arts
Date:
2016
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ceremony\wedding  Search this
African American  Search this
Allegory\death  Search this
History\United States\Black History  Search this
Allegory\passion\love  Search this
Occupation\other\reformer  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Joint museum purchase with the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Nion T. McEvoy, Chair of SAAM Commission (2016-2018), and McEvoy's fellow Commissioners in his honor; additional funding provided by Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund, 2020.001.
Copyright:
© 2016, Arthur Jafa. Image courtesy of the artist and Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York / Rome.
Object number:
2020.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Time-Based Media Art
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7acc0078d-bf63-4952-88bd-2901a2fe3cdf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2020.3

For Zitkála Šá Series (For Ange Loft)

Artist:
Raven Chacon, born Fort Defiance, AZ 1977  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 11 in. × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
2020
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Julia D. Strong Endowment
Copyright:
© 2019-2020, Raven Chacon
Object number:
2022.7.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74c80f444-de51-4d6c-bc62-83db93d3cddf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2022.7.1.1

For Zitkála Šá Series (For Joy Harjo)

Artist:
Raven Chacon, born Fort Defiance, AZ 1977  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 11 in. × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
2020
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Julia D. Strong Endowment
Copyright:
© 2019-2020, Raven Chacon
Object number:
2022.7.1.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72ac5b457-6775-453f-a4b9-ddea50e5a250
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2022.7.1.10

For Zitkála Šá Series (For Laura Ortman)

Artist:
Raven Chacon, born Fort Defiance, AZ 1977  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 11 in. × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
2019
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Julia D. Strong Endowment
Copyright:
© 2019-2020, Raven Chacon
Object number:
2022.7.1.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk725cc5cc7-895e-4a7c-bf9b-604b4df8bc67
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2022.7.1.11

For Zitkála Šá Series (For Olivia Shortt)

Artist:
Raven Chacon, born Fort Defiance, AZ 1977  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 11 in. × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
2020
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Julia D. Strong Endowment
Copyright:
© 2019-2020, Raven Chacon
Object number:
2022.7.1.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7df80661b-3a20-47cd-b64d-b8edf5434650
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2022.7.1.12

For Zitkála Šá Series (For Candice Hopkins)

Artist:
Raven Chacon, born Fort Defiance, AZ 1977  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 11 in. × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
2020
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Julia D. Strong Endowment
Copyright:
© 2019-2020, Raven Chacon
Object number:
2022.7.1.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk738ff077b-19dc-4066-ba72-104f89809ff9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2022.7.1.5

Martin Koenig - 'Sounds Portraits from Bulgaria' [Interview Video]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Interviews
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-03-04T18:09:24.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_HOUMFcO7_qU

A Conversation with Bulgarian Folk Singer Valya Balkanska [Interview Video]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Interviews
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-03-04T18:09:14.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_eZqXOPbzSNI

Music of Central Asia Vol. 6: Alim & Fargana Qasimov: Spiritual Music of Azerbaijan [Preview Video]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2009-10-29T17:55:48.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_hkPvgd-9yYY

El Muro/The Wall

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2022-07-14T13:55:30.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
See more by:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_E-i0ZeEzJVU

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