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Monkeys Grasp for the Moon

Artist:
Xu Bing (born 1955; active United States)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibitions Central  Search this
Medium:
Lacquer on Baltic birch wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall assembled): 2591.1 x 78 x 4.1 cm (1020 1/8 x 30 11/16 x 1 5/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
2001-2004
Topic:
moon  Search this
monkey  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Contemporary Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — funds provided by the family of Madame Chiang Kai-shek (Chiang Soong Mayling 1898-2003)
Accession Number:
S2004.2.1-21
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
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/ye3f3656562-3854-46e9-8bc1-21873481c1bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2004.2.1-21

Lake Shore & Michigan Fast Mail train model

Medium:
wood; metal
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 8 x 31 1/2 x 10 in. (20.32 x 80.01 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
Exhibit Collection
Place:
United States of America
Date:
late 19th century
Topic:
Transportation  Search this
Object number:
1993.4005.1
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8e67e8dc5-85aa-4f3b-ba6a-9c3028a6aae6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1993.4005.1
Online Media:

Shelter 2

Maker, modifier:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
fiber, burlap (overall material)
composition, substrate (overall material)
paint, vegetal (overall material)
roman catholicism (overall single or multi-hued)
Measurements:
average spatial: 32.2 cm x 27.1 cm x 2.6 cm; 12 11/16 in x 10 21/32 in x 1 1/32 in
Object Name:
Model, Petroglyph
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1992
1600 - 1699
Subject:
Christianity  Search this
Roman Catholicism  Search this
Missions  Search this
ID Number:
1992.3126.63
Catalog number:
1992.3126.63
Nonaccession number:
1992.3126
See more items in:
Home and Community Life: Ethnic
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-b572-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1132031

Shelter 2

Maker, modifier:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
fiber, burlap (overall material)
composition, substrate (overall material)
paint, vegetal (overall material)
roman catholicism (overall single or multi-hued)
Measurements:
average spatial: 32.1 cm x 29 cm x 3.1 cm; 12 5/8 in x 11 13/32 in x 1 7/32 in
Object Name:
Model, Petroglyph
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1992
1900 - 1699
Subject:
Christianity  Search this
Roman Catholicism  Search this
Missions  Search this
ID Number:
1992.3126.64
Catalog number:
1992.3126.64
Nonaccession number:
1992.3126
See more items in:
Home and Community Life: Ethnic
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-b573-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1132032

model, logo, railroad

User:
Santa Fe Railroad  Search this
Maker:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic, resin, epoxy (overall material)
paints (overall material)
brown (overall color)
white (overall color)
red (overall color)
painted (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 8 in x 12 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 20.32 cm x 31.75 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Model, Logo, Railroad
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1992
Subject:
Indians  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Tourist Trade  Search this
Train  Search this
Travel  Search this
ID Number:
1992.3126.66
Catalog number:
1992.3126.66
Nonaccession number:
1992.3126
See more items in:
Home and Community Life: Ethnic
Advertising
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-bc15-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1142285

model, logo, railroad

User:
Santa Fe Railroad  Search this
Maker:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic, resin, epoxy (overall material)
paints (overall material)
brown (overall color)
white (overall color)
red (overall color)
painted (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 8 1/2 in x 12 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 21.59 cm x 32.7025 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Model, Logo, Railroad
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1992
Subject:
Indians  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Tourist Trade  Search this
Train  Search this
Travel  Search this
ID Number:
1992.3126.67
Catalog number:
1992.3126.67
Nonaccession number:
1992.3126
See more items in:
Home and Community Life: Ethnic
Advertising
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-bc16-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1142286

Photograph of Exhibits Training Program for Fisk University Students

Creator:
Jenkins, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
Fisk University  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3671]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391807

Photograph of Exhibits Training Program for Fisk University Students

Creator:
Jenkins, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
Fisk University  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3672]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391808

Photograph of Exhibits Training Program for Fisk University Students

Creator:
Jenkins, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Martin, Alfred  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
Fisk University  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3673]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391809

Photograph of Exhibits Training Program for Fisk University Students

Creator:
Jenkins, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
Fisk University  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3674]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391810

Photograph of Exhibits Training Program for Fisk University Students

Creator:
Jenkins, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
Fisk University  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3675]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391811

Photograph of Exhibits Training Program for Fisk University Students

Creator:
Jenkins, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Moce, Kolino  Search this
Chew, Kai Seng  Search this
Johnson, James  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
Fisk University  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3676]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391812

Photograph of Exhibits Training Program for Fisk University Students

Creator:
Jenkins, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Moce, Kolino  Search this
Chew, Kai Seng  Search this
Schrimper, George  Search this
Mackey, Vincent  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
Fisk University  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3677]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391813

Photograph of Sculptor John Weaver Completing Figures for Ironworking Diorama

Creator:
Jenkins, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Weaver, John  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3678]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391814

Photograph of Sculptor John Weaver Working on Samoa Figure

Creator:
Jenkins, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Weaver, John  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3679]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391815

Photograph of Exhibits Specialists Screening Illustrations

Creator:
Jenkins, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3680]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391816

Photograph of Frank Pearce Articulating Bones of a Mastodon

Creator:
Jenkins, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Pearce, Franklin L  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Zoological specimens--Collection and preservation  Search this
Zoological models  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3681]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391817

Photograph of Donald Holst Building 5" Gun Model for Hall of Ordnance

Creator:
Jenkins, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Holst, Donald  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3683]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391818

Photograph of Richard Marshall Building Hornblower Steam Engine Model

Creator:
Jenkins, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Marshall, Richard  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3684]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391819

Photograph of Robert Klinger Making Holloway Steam Engine Model

Creator:
Jenkins, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Klinger, Robert  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3685]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391820

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