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Crocodile pendant

Culture/People:
possibly Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Seller:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Seller agent:
Alfred E. Stendahl, Non-Indian, 1915-2010  Search this
Object Name:
Crocodile pendant
Media/Materials:
Shell/shells
Techniques:
Carved, drilled
Dimensions:
19 x 7 x 3 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Tonalá; Tonalá Municipality, Istmo-Costa Region; Chiapas State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 250–950 (Classic Period)
Catalog Number:
23/9596
Barcode:
239596.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6091da369-94fe-4a3f-81c3-07d928aefa5a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_255194
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
possibly West Mexican Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Seller:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Seller agent:
Alfred E. Stendahl, Non-Indian, 1915-2010  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Serpentine, vermilion/cinnabar
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, painted
Dimensions:
22 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
San Jerónimo (San Gerónimo); Guerrero State; Mexico
Date created:
300 BC-AD 300
Catalog Number:
23/9586
Barcode:
239586.000
See related items:
West Mexican Tradition (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6db4e527f-42ec-4e93-a2d1-2ebc47d01f65
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_255183
Online Media:

Cylinder seal representing Tezcatlipoca (god of night and war) in jaguar disguise

Culture/People:
probably Northern Mesoamerica (archaeological) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Seller:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Seller agent:
Alfred E. Stendahl, Non-Indian, 1915-2010  Search this
Object Name:
Cylinder seal representing Tezcatlipoca (god of night and war) in jaguar disguise
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled, incised
Object Type:
Art and Printing tools
Place:
Temaxcalac (Temascalac); San Martín Texmelucan Municipality; Puebla State; Mexico
Date created:
1500–500 BC (Early Formative period)
Catalog Number:
23/9587
Barcode:
239587.000
See related items:
Northern Mesoamerica (archaeological)
Art and Printing tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67aeb21d9-8a3f-4411-b6f7-5d00ec80ef6b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_255184
Online Media:

Flute

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Seller:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Seller agent:
Alfred E. Stendahl, Non-Indian, 1915-2010  Search this
Object Name:
Flute
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, appliquéd, painted
Dimensions:
55 x 5.5 x 13 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Isla Jaina (Jaina Island); Hecelchakán Municipality; Campeche State; Mexico
Island Name:
Isla Jaina
Island Grouping:
Gulf of Mexico coastal islands
Date created:
AD 650–1100 (Late to Terminal Classic period)
Catalog Number:
24/1025
Barcode:
241025.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64e5a6b87-c4ba-43e5-9aca-b719b9b5af79
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_256644
Online Media:

Female figure

Culture/People:
probably Quimbaya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Charles Ratton (Charles A. Ratton), Non-Indian, 1895-1986  Search this
Alfred E. Stendahl, Non-Indian, 1915-2010  Search this
Joseph Dammann (Joseph Dammen/Joseph Dammam), Non-Indian, 1921-1971  Search this
Seller:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Sackler Fund  Search this
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler, Non-Indian, 1913-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Female figure
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Dimensions:
7.5 x 5.4 x 2.7 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Medellín; Medellín Municipality; Antioquia Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 500-1500
Catalog Number:
23/6499
Barcode:
236499.000
See related items:
Quimbaya (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66e818bcd-ba79-48e9-a22e-530d73895720
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_251876
Online Media:

Female figure carrying a jar

Culture/People:
probably West Mexican/Shaft Tombs Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Seller:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Seller agent:
Alfred E. Stendahl, Non-Indian, 1915-2010  Search this
Object Name:
Female figure carrying a jar
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Ixtlan del Rio region; Ixtlán del Río; Ixtlán del Río; Ixtlán del Rio Municipality; Nayarit State; Mexico
Date created:
300 BC-AD 600
Catalog Number:
23/2275
Barcode:
232275.000
See related items:
West Mexican/Shaft Tombs Tradition (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69b722d24-568f-4d1e-8de7-9c252a90ccfd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_247513
Online Media:

Figure of a warrior holding an axe

Culture/People:
probably West Mexican/Shaft Tombs Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Seller:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Seller agent:
Alfred E. Stendahl, Non-Indian, 1915-2010  Search this
Object Name:
Figure of a warrior holding an axe
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Painted, modeled
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Ixtlan del Rio region; Ixtlán del Río; Ixtlán del Río; Ixtlán del Rio Municipality; Nayarit State; Mexico
Date created:
300 BC-AD 600
Catalog Number:
23/2276
Barcode:
232276.000
See related items:
West Mexican/Shaft Tombs Tradition (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68e86e6f9-7a5b-4b80-b8f8-f6c10f883cd7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_247514
Online Media:

House model

Culture/People:
probably West Mexican/Shaft Tombs Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Seller:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Seller agent:
Alfred E. Stendahl, Non-Indian, 1915-2010  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
House model
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, painted
Dimensions:
33 x 18 x 25 cm
Object Type:
Architecture/Housing
Place:
Nayarit State; Mexico
Date created:
300 BC-AD 600
Catalog Number:
21/122
Barcode:
210122.000
See related items:
West Mexican/Shaft Tombs Tradition (archaeological culture)
Architecture/Housing
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c8d3d7fb-ad4b-4786-bbbe-460a13e59ef5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_224434
Online Media:

Biface/Blade (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Klamath  Search this
Previous owner:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Seller:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Seller agent:
Alfred E. Stendahl, Non-Indian, 1915-2010  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
Biface/Blade (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Obsidian
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
21/958
Barcode:
210958.000
See related items:
Klamath
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws615dae5d4-7800-4fc2-bb82-504e33cdc627
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_225318

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco interviews with artists, 1982

Creator:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco  Search this
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco  Search this
Subject:
Haley, Monica E.  Search this
Loran, Clyta  Search this
Loran, Erle  Search this
Maret, Allen  Search this
Neuhaus, Robert  Search this
Pearson, Billy  Search this
Stendahl, Alfred  Search this
Willis, James  Search this
Anneberg, Margery  Search this
Campbell, Charles  Search this
Chipp, Herschel Browning  Search this
Dawson, Lawrence E.  Search this
Franklin, Marc  Search this
Franklin, Ruth  Search this
Frye, Melinda Young  Search this
Haley, John  Search this
Berrin, Kathleen  Search this
Brown, Letitia  Search this
Marquis, Elayne  Search this
Schaefer, Stacy B.  Search this
Seligman, Thomas K.  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Interviews  Search this
Art, Primitive -- Exhibitions  Search this
Art, African  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10627
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214178
AAA_collcode_fineamsf
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214178

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco interviews with artists

Creator:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco  Search this
Names:
Anneberg, Margery  Search this
Campbell, Charles, 1905-  Search this
Chipp, Herschel Browning  Search this
Dawson, Lawrence E.  Search this
Franklin, Marc  Search this
Franklin, Ruth  Search this
Frye, Melinda Young  Search this
Haley, John, 1905-1991  Search this
Haley, Monica E., 1907-1997  Search this
Loran, Clyta  Search this
Loran, Erle, 1905-1999  Search this
Maret, Allen  Search this
Neuhaus, Robert, 1909-  Search this
Pearson, Billy, 1920-  Search this
Stendahl, Alfred  Search this
Willis, James  Search this
Interviewer:
Berrin, Kathleen  Search this
Brown, Letitia  Search this
Marquis, Elayne  Search this
Schaefer, Stacy B., 1956-  Search this
Seligman, Thomas K.  Search this
Extent:
16 Items (sound cassettes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1982
Scope and Contents:
Interviews conducted by Kathleen Berrin, Letitia Brown, Elayne Marquis, Stacy Schaefer and Thomas K. Seligman, 1982, in connection with the exhibition, "The Bay Area Collects: art from Africa, Oceania, and the Americas," held at the H. M. de Young Memorial Museum, July 3, 1982-October 3, 1982. Interviewees are: Margery Anneberg, Charles Campbell, Herschel Browning Chipp, Lawrence E. Dawson, Ruth and Marc Franklin, Melinda Young Frye, John and Monica Haley, Erle and Clyta Loran, Allen Maret, Robert Neuhaus, Bill Pearson, Al Stendahl and James Willis.
Other Title:
Tapes labelled: The Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, 7/81-12/81.
Provenance:
Donated 1982 by Kathleen Berrin.
Restrictions:
Untranscribed; use requires an appointment.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Interviews  Search this
Art, Primitive -- Exhibitions  Search this
Art, African  Search this
Function:
Art museums -- California
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.fineamsf
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94b15f9bf-01bb-446a-99f8-e8bd0bba3420
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-fineamsf

Pre-Columbian sculpture

Author:
Art Center in La Jolla  Search this
Stendahl, Alfred  Search this
Physical description:
[32] p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Mexico
Central America
Date:
1956
Topic:
Sculpture, Primitive  Search this
Indian sculpture  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
E59.A7 A19 1956
E59.A7A19 1956
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_336589

Ancient art from Costa Rica : [an exhibition at] Scripps College, Claremont, California, Oct. 20-Nov. 12, 1953. Foreword and titles prepared by Alfred E. Stendahl

Author:
Scripps College  Search this
Stendahl, Alfred  Search this
Lines, Jorge A. 1891-  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. : chiefly ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Costa Rica
Date:
1953
Topic:
Pottery  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
F1545.3.P6 S43
F1545.3.P6 S43
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_78726

Pre-Columbian art : an exhibition / assembled and installed by the Stendahl Gallery for the Pasadena Art Institute, 1 July-28 September, 1952

Author:
Stendahl, Alfred  Search this
Pasadena Art Museum  Search this
Stendahl Art Galleries  Search this
Physical description:
[36] p. : chiefly ill., map ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
Central America
Date:
1952
Topic:
Indian art  Search this
Call number:
E59.A7 P744 1952
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_916836

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