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Herbalist's staff

Object Name:
opa Osanyin
Maker:
Yoruba artist  Search this
Medium:
Iron, stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 71 x 27.5 x 29.6 cm (27 15/16 x 10 13/16 x 11 5/8 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Southwest region, Nigeria
Date:
Late 19th-mid 20th century
Topic:
bird  Search this
fan  Search this
Healing  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Amb. and Mrs. Benjamin Hill Brown Jr.
Object number:
76-3-4
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National Museum of African Art Collection
On View:
NMAfA, Third Level Gallery
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_76-3-4

Installation Model for Dead Heat

Artist:
Sylvia Stone, born Toronto, ON, Canada 1928  Search this
Medium:
mixed media: painted wood and paperboard, plastic and aluminum
Dimensions:
21 1/4 x 56 1/4 x 63 1/8 in. (53.9 x 143.0 x 160.2 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1978
Topic:
Abstract\geometric  Search this
Study\sculpture model  Search this
General Services Administration\Art-in-Architecture Program  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1980.49.14
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1980.49.14

Ceremonial Axe Head

Artist:
Harold Tovish, born New York City 1921-died Albuquerque, NM 2008  Search this
Medium:
bronze on wood base
Dimensions:
7 1/8 x 13 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. (18.1 x 34.4 x 3.9 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1977
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Figure\fragment\skull  Search this
Object\tool\axe  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation
Object number:
1986.6.80
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.6.80

Model for Stone Quarry

Artist:
Moissaye Marans, born Kishinev, Romania 1902-died New York City 1977  Search this
Medium:
plaster and cast
Dimensions:
16 1/2 x 31 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. (41.8 x 80.0 x 7.0 cm)
Type:
Sculpture-Relief
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\industry  Search this
Study  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Moissaye Marans
Object number:
1978.38.3
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1978.38.3

Maquette for Force One: Consciousness Is Crucial

Artist:
John Rietta, born USA 1943-died Rome, Italy 1982  Search this
Medium:
cast copper on stone base
Dimensions:
24 1/4 x 11 7/8 x 2 1/8 in. (61.7 x 30.3 x 5.4 cm)
Type:
Sculpture-Maquette
Date:
1975
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Study\sculpture model  Search this
General Services Administration\Art-in-Architecture Program  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration, Art-in-Architecture Program
Object number:
1979.159.19
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.159.19

Christ Carrying the Cross

Artist:
Elijah Pierce, born Baldwyn, MS 1892-died Columbus, OH 1984  Search this
Medium:
carved, painted and varnished wood with glitter mounted on painted corrugated cardboard with paper collage, painted stones and glitter
Dimensions:
24 3/4 x 20 x 7/8 in. (62.9 x 50.8 x 2.2 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1972
Topic:
Religion\New Testament\Christ  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Crucifixion  Search this
Religion\angel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson
Object number:
1986.65.260
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 24B
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.65.260

Campus Center View

Artist:
Sam Gilliam, born Tupelo, MS 1933  Search this
Medium:
painted fiber and paper, wood, stone, fabric, and plastic assembled on wood base in plexiglass case
Dimensions:
18 7/8 x 38 1/8 x 29 1/8 in. (47.9 x 96.7 x 74.0 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1967-1977
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Study\sculpture model  Search this
General Services Administration\Art-in-Architecture Program  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration, Art-in-Architecture Program
Object number:
1979.159.42
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.159.42

Maquette for Tablet

Artist:
James Wallace Buchman, born Memphis, TN 1948  Search this
Medium:
assembled concrete, steel and stone
Dimensions:
13 1/8 x 6 1/8 x 4 1/2 in. (33.4 x 15.6 x 11.5 cm)
Type:
Sculpture-Maquette
Date:
1978
Topic:
Abstract\geometric  Search this
Study\sculpture model  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration, Art-in-Architecture Program
Object number:
1979.159.50
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.159.50

Woman and Child

Artist:
Ernest "Popeye" Reed, born Jackson, OH 1919-died Fort Jackson, SC 1985  Search this
Medium:
carved sandstone
Dimensions:
height: 17 in. (43.2 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1980-1985
Topic:
Figure group\female and child  Search this
Figure female\nude  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Margaret Z. Robson Collection, Gift of John E. and Douglas O. Robson
Object number:
2016.38.64
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 26B
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.38.64

Flying Faces

Photographer:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
IACB source:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Flying Faces
Object Name:
Sculpture
Media/Materials:
Stone, cow horn, wood
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
25.9 x 18.3 x 22 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Tuscarora Reservation; Niagara County; New York; USA
Date created:
1974
Catalog Number:
25/8785
Barcode:
258785.000
See related items:
Tuscarora
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274733
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Head

Photographer:
Qaqasiralaq Kullualik, Inuit [Pangnirtung], 1913-1984  Search this
Culture/People:
Inuit [Pangnirtung]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Qaqasiralaq Kullualik, Inuit [Pangnirtung], 1913-1984  Search this
Previous seller:
Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (CAP/Canadian Arctic Producers/Canadian Arctic Producers Co-op)  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Head
Object Name:
Sculpture
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Carved, polished, incised
Dimensions:
8.5 x 6.5 x 8.0 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Qikiqtarjuaq (Broughton Island); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Broughton Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Date created:
1974
Catalog Number:
26/291
Barcode:
260291.000
See related items:
Inuit [Pangnirtung]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276384
Additional Online Media:

Sculpture

Photographer:
Iniaq Qavavauq (Qavavauq/Ineak Qavavauq/Aeyout Qavavauq/Aineeak Qavavauq/Aiyow Qavavauq), Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1943  Search this
Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
attributed to Iniaq Qavavauq (Qavavauq/Ineak Qavavauq/Aeyout Qavavauq/Aineeak Qavavauq/Aiyow Qavavauq), Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1943  Search this
Previous seller:
Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (CAP/Canadian Arctic Producers/Canadian Arctic Producers Co-op)  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Object Name:
Sculpture
Media/Materials:
Whale bone, stone, twine/string
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
50 x 27 x 12 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Arctic Bay (Ikpiarjuk); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Baffin Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Date created:
1973-1974
Catalog Number:
26/395
Barcode:
260395.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276488
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Nature Of Stone I

Artist:
John Van Alstine, American, b. Johnstown, New York, 1952  Search this
Medium:
Granite and steel
Dimensions:
33 3/4 × 69 1/4 × 43 3/4 in., 500 lb. (85.7 × 175.9 × 111.1 cm, 226.8 kg)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1976)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Anonymous Gift in Honor of Rose R. and Anthony M. Macchiavelli, 1979
Accession Number:
79.273
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_79.273

Figure of a Man

Artist:
Daniel Mariga, Zimbabwean, b. Chinhoyi, 1975–2006  Search this
Medium:
Green stone
Dimensions:
45 x 16 x 13 in. (114.3 x 40.6 x 33 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(by 1974)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.3169
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.3169

Two Lines Up with Spirals and Gimbals

Artist:
George Rickey, American, b. South Bend, Indiana, 1907–2002  Search this
Medium:
Gold wire
Dimensions:
(wire armature): 5 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (13.3 x 14 x 6.4 cm) (two long extension wires): 13 3/4 x 2 x 3/4 in. (34.9 x 5.1 x 1.9 cm) each (Two short squiggly wires (both)): 1 1/8 x 1 3/4 x 3/8 in. (2.9 x 4.4 x 1 cm) BASE (Black stone): 3/4 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. (1.9 x 3.8 x 3.8 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1974
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.3956
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.3956

Untitled (4.10.9.8)

Artist:
Wallace Berman, American, b. Staten Island, New York, 1926–1976  Search this
Medium:
Stone,metal chain, and paint on wood base with brass plate
Dimensions:
5 x 7 3/4 x 8 in. (12.7 x 19.7 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(c. 1965)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift or Dr. and Mrs. Merle Glick, Los Angeles, 1991
Accession Number:
91.45
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Pop Art (West Coast)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_91.45

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